Instagram Insta-Glam: Sombre Highlights

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Instagram Insta-Glam: Sombre Highlights
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We’ve all been seeing ombre hair take over trends for the past few seasons, but and while it’s still popular, it’s evolved into a new form called “sombre.” What’s sombre, you ask? It’s a subtle twist on the ombre hair color, giving hair a less extreme gradation from dark to light hair. Where ombre goes for a drastic change from roots to tips, sombre transitions from a darker hair color to a softer shade of the hue. Whether in long waves, up-dos, short bobs or slick straight hair, sombre adds just enough color to make a difference without a drastic change.

We’re not the only ones loving this look this summer. Above, we’ve pulled together some of the best sombre highlights from Instagram. Take a look and get inspired for your next salon visit!

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Sombre is the new ombre. Get some inspiration for your hair color! 

@Hairby_jessicam creates a sublte sombre with perfect bouncy waves. 

Photo: http://iconosquare.com/viewer.php#/detail/758116900349108916_1112740471

@claudircabeleireiros bringsa lighter look to go with her fabulous long waves. 

Photo: http://iconosquare.com/viewer.php#/detail/759685601026905612_192733076

These light blonde highlights look stunning on @hairbykana

Photo: http://iconosquare.com/viewer.php#/detail/759919884217411382_421900568

@lucybritanicomarlon adds another layer to her half-up look with perfect highlights. 

Photo: http://iconosquare.com/viewer.php#/detail/759825885102328572_561532801

@msgshla does sombre right with some sea salt beach waves. 

Photo: http://iconosquare.com/viewer.php#/detail/758850633464787129_424624075

@Thescissorsammurai opted for a sombre dark brunette to brown instead of blonde. Would you go for this look? 

Photo: http://iconosquare.com/viewer.php#/detail/759748930585749756_762315761

Mix up your sombre with shorter hair just like @sharonaboo_hair

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The multi-colored hair and layers make @inkd_vegan's look one of our favorites. 

Photo: http://iconosquare.com/viewer.php#/detail/759394917514133607_32452735

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