One of the most popular haircolors of the season is rose gold. A perfect blend of blonde, pink, and peach, rose gold comes in a variety of tones ranging from light and ashy to dark and warm. Thanks to its customizable quality, this seemingly unconventional color, actually complements nearly everyone, making it a go-to for Hollywood A-listers and girls next door. To learn more about rose gold hair-and to decide if you should take the plunge-keep reading.
Rose gold haircolors remind us of golden hour. You know, that magic moment when the sun is about the set and the lighting is just perfect. It has the soft quality of pastel-this summer's must have haircolor-and the warm richness of a glimmering gold. Hairdresser and L'Oréal Professionnel Artist Shelley Mohr says that more and more clients are requesting this gorgeous red carpet-worthy hue.
"This shade can work on both cool and warm skin tones," Mohr explains. This is because unlike many other haircolors, rose gold contains both cool and warm tones-need a refresher on tones in haircolor? Read this!
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If you have blonde hair, your hairdresser will be able to start your rose gold right away. But, if you have brown or red hair and want to try the trend, you'll need to pre-lighten your locks first. To maintain the health of your hair when you lighten, talk to your hairdresser about Smartbond. Smartbond helps your hairdresser go lighter than ever before in just one visit to the salon-while still maintaining the health of your gorgeous locks. Daniel Jones, hairdresser and L'Oreal Professionnel Artist, tells us "I'm able to color so much faster and push so much harder than before, all while preserving the integrity of the hair," he says. This is because Smartbond helps to build bonds in the strand while protecting and strengthening your hair during chemical processes.
To maintain your rose gold haircolor and keep it looking bright and vibrant all season long, reach for shampoo and conditioners formulated for color-treated hair like Sèrie Expert Vitamino Color A·OX. Also, invest in a hair mask to use weekly to keep your hair hydrated and healthy!