Get Glowing: Highlights for Every Hair Hue

Summer is the perfect time for glowing highlights.  Whether they are dark brown, auburn, or platinum, highlights can bring out your best features. Follow these guidelines from our color experts to get the right highlights for you.

Dramatic white-blond accents are especially nice on people who were tow-headed in their youth.

It’s no wonder many of our guests go for buttery highlights. They’ll make your hair glow as if you’d just spent a summer at the seashore.

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A shampoo like Redken Color Extend can help keep your highlights looking fresh longer.

A few streaks of glowing light brown look bold and beautiful against darker locks.

Toasty auburn delivers spice, radiance, and intensity to red hair.

Rich, golden honey brown compliments warmer skin tones and adds dimension to brunette locks.

Deep brown softens medium-to-deep-brunette tresses and makes dark-blond hair appear richer.

No matter your starting color, our color experts can recommend highlights to bring out your best features. Stop by SmartStyle today and get your color glowing.

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Help your highlights last longer


Wet hair is prone to breaking. Never rub wet hair when you towel dry. Wrap your hair and squeeze out the excess water.
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