The Colours of You

Choosing the right hair colour to compliment your skin tone and eyes can make a big difference in how you look. Studio 8 is here to give you a simple guide so you can be the best you.


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Winter

Characteristics:

  • Lighter skin

  • Do not tan

  • Born with dark hair

  • Pink under tone to skin.

Eye Colour:

  • Jewel toned blue and green

  • Very dark almost black.

Colour do’s:

  • Blue, violet or violet red base

  • Jewel toned hair

  • Really dark brown or black

  • White platinum blonde.

Colour don’ts:

  • Golden blonde

  • Copper red

  • Caramel or honey.


Spring

Characteristics:

  • Fair skin with a pink or yellow undertone

  • You can tan easier than a winter but you’re not olive skinned

  • Born with blonde or mousey coloured hair.

Eye Colour:

  • Very light blue

  • Light green or hazel

  • Light gold brown

  • Dark eye colour, even dark blue, you are not a Spring.

Colour dos:

  • Violet, blue or green base

  • Light icy blonde

  • Platinum blonde

  • Ashy blonde or brown.

Colour don’ts:

  • Golden blonde

  • Copper red

  • Caramel or honey.


Autumn

Characteristics:

  • You tan easily but even if you’re fair, you have an olive base

  • Skin tone glows

  • Your natural hair is a rich dark brown

  • If you were born a blonde, you’re not an Autumn.

Eye Colour:

  • Golden brown or hazel green with gold flecks.

Colour do’s:

  • Orange-base or red undertone •

  • Rich auburns

  • Copper or caramel tones

  • Chocolate or rich golden browns

  • Warm blondes - honey, beige and golden.

Colour don’ts:

  • Platinum blonde

  • Ash Brown

  • Colours with a blue, green or violet undertone


Summer

Characteristics:

  • Golden, olive skin

  • Tan easily

  • Bronzed rich skin tone.

Eye Colour:

  • Summer has a flexible eye colour, but mostly hazel or brown.

Colour do’s:

  • Yellow and orange base

  • Light, caramel brown

  • Champagne blonde

  • Toffee

  • Lighter colours work well.

Colour don’ts:

  • Avoid anything with a blue or green base

  • Black

  • Ash blonde.

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