Balayage, Ombré & Sombré – What’s The Difference?

Balayage, Ombré & Sombré Hair Colour From Louise Fudge Hair Salons in Heswall, Merseyside

Balayage, ombré & sombré are some of the most asked-for hair colours around right now… and they show no signs of diminishing in popularity.  Not sure what the difference is between them? Read on and let us explain…

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Hand-Painted Balayage Balayage

spring hair trends for 2020 at louise fudge hair salons in chesterBalayage (pronounced bal – le-  arge) offers bespoke, low maintenance hair colour that can be left to grow out naturally.

If you’re looking for the best balayage salons in Heswall, you’ve come to the right place. Our team of highly trained hair colour technicians are true masters of the balayage technique, whether it’s sun-kissed balayage highlights or some sultry caramel & coffee hues.

Ombré Hair Colour

Balayage, Ombré, & Sombré Hair Colour From Louise Fudge Hair Salons in Heswall & Little SuttonOmbré is the transition from a darker colour at the roots into a lighter colour towards the ends of your hair. It offers a more obvious transition between colours, normally starting with a darker root colour before blending to a lighter shade towards the ends.

Every hair colour service begins with a detailed consultation where your Louise Fudge colour specialist will discuss your desired look, assess your current hair colour and condition, and explain the best options for your hair.

Sombré Hair Colour

Balayage, Ombré, & Sombré Hair Colour From Louise Fudge Hair Salons in Heswall & Little SuttonSombré offers a more subtle, gentle blend of colour hair compared to ombré with a delicate fade between shades.

Also known as root stretching and colour melting your chosen shade is blended or ‘melted’ away from the root with a shade almost identical to your natural colour so there are no harsh lines between the different colours. 

Get Radiant, Glossy Hair With Ammonia Free Hair Colour

The Shades EQ range is ammonia-free so it does not lift your hair colour to a lighter shade but can be used in a variety of hair colouring techniques including:

  • Blending grey hair colour
  • Enhancing natural hair tones
  • Neutralising unwanted yellow or brassy tones

We use the fabulous Shades EQ Gloss in our Heswall hair salon with nearly every colour service! We absolutely LOVE it! Not only does it create a brilliant gloss over your hair, but you also won’t get any colour build-up with this product just beautiful shine.

With 40 stunning colours for you to choose from – you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Chat to your Louise Fudge stylist about the best professional hair products to maintain your hair colour at home and keep it looking vibrant for longer.   

Why Is Louise Fudge Hair Salon The Best For Balayage, Ombré, & Sombré Hair Colour?

Our clients recommend us as a top hair salon in Cheshire for hair colour. The team of technical hair colour experts have the skills, knowledge and expertise to transform your hair with stunning results.

Read our best salon reviews here to see why our clients recommend us as a top colour salon in Cheshire.

Your Hair Colour Consultation at Louise Fudge Hair Salons, Wirral

The hair colour experts at Louise Fudge hair salon in Heswall will happily guide you through the colour techniques and options available to ensure you leave the salon with a bespoke hair colour you’ll love. We also offer free parking to make your visit even more stress-free!

Call our Heswall hair salon on 0151 342 7272.

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