You may see a lot of movies and tv stars rocking this –not so new- look. Balayage, without a doubt is a trend that is here to stay for a while.
Balayage is a french word that means "sweeping" and describes this technique for highlighting hair. It is achieve by creating a graduated, natural-looking effect, adding subtle light and brightness to the color.
BALAYAGE = LOW MANTEINANCE HAIR COLOR
This is a super low maintenance technique, totally perfect for those women who are not able to visit the salon every month. It is a very natural look that provides light and dimension without having to retouch so often.
BALAYAGE VS OMBRE HAIR
The Ombre style is a transition from a darker to a lighter shade. Unlike ombre, balayage goes from the root to the bottom giving clarity to the top of the head and the front of the face, then finishing with a brighter bottom.
DO NOT DO IT AT HOME
If you want beautiful color balance keeping your hair healthy and strong, you should trust an expert. Balayage is a complex technique, so if you are looking for that natural color and brightness, leave the job to a professional.