35 Hair Color Ideas for Winter to Bring To Your Stylist Right Now

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Maybe you finally experimented with sombré this summer, or perhaps your balayage is totally grown out. Either way: It’s about time you updated your hair color for winter—STAT. Luckily, you don’t have to give yourself a total color overhaul to consider yourself on-trend: This winter, opt for a subtle update with babylights around the face if you’re a brunette, or warm up your blonde to something a little less beachy.

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We spoke with Redken Celebrity Colorist Tracey Cunningham, who works with celebs like Jamie King, Khloe Kardashian, and Isla Fisher, to find out what the top trends for the next few months would be. You’ll want to bookmark this for your next appointment: See 35 hair color ideas for winter—plus the inspiration photos you’ll want to show your colorist—ahead.

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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde

Sure, you can let your roots show and enjoy some low-maintenance highlights for summer, but “I love an all-over creamy blonde for winter,” says Cunningham, who called Charlize Theron’s single-process shade perfect for cooler weather. “It’s sophisticated and more put together than a summery beach blonde.”

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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Zosia Mamet
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Creamy Blonde
Creamy Blonde
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Babylights
Babylights

“Babylights around the face help to warm up the skin tone when you lose the summer glow are universally flattering,” says Cunningham, who loves a subtle lowlight on brunettes for the winter. “The placement and tone of the color makes her hair feel warm and seductive, not beachy.”

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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Babylights
Babylights
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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red

“Bryce Dallas Howard does my perfect fall red; it’s so warm and rich,” says Cunningham, who recommends you err on the side of chestnut for a more subdued red.

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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
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Warm, Copper Red
Warm, Copper Red
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