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Dark Ash Blonde Hair Color

dark ash blonde

Dark ash blonde is more of a lighter version of brown color combined with golden yellow hues. It is relatively cooler shade of blonde. Although beautiful, it is not suitable for everyone. It is recommended to people who have lighter skin tone. You need to be careful while choosing the dark ash blonde for yourself. If you have red skin it can make it look even redder.So it is best to avoid it if you have a red complexion. Also if you have darker features it is better to avoid this shade.

It may also be a suitable choice for those with olive skin tones. If you have a cool or olive skin tone then this color is for you. Your eye color also will come into play. Women with a cool skin tone and light eyes generally can pull off a shade of dark blonde color. The dark ash blonde hair color coordinates well with people with fair complexion and bright eyes. This blending creates a sparkling stare and a bright attention.

It is important to note that you should not use this shade over hair previously dyed darker than dark blonde, even if the previous shade was ash. Also do not use on natural hair that is darker than medium brown unless you want warmer, darker results.

If you have brown or hazel eyes, you might consider choosing an alternative to dark blonde. Sometimes a two tone hair coloring technique is used for a more stylish look. In two tones technique two colors are mixed in one hair style. It is preferred to combine lighter colors but using contrasting colors like purple and blonde for example is daring although not for the faint of heart.

Ash Blonde Hair Color Care

It is important to use products that will keep the hair moisturized. There are products in the market that are specifically designed for fragile blonde hair. To prevent fading, look for products that do not contain sulfates, parabens, or phosphates.

This colorhas the tendency to turn brassy over time. If this happens, it is ideal to use a tone correcting shampoos. During the months of summer you can use a clarifying shampoo once a week to prevent discoloration. Avoid swimming pools when the color is fresh as chlorine can distort the Ash blonde color.


  • Dark ash blonde is available from Loreal in there Excellence Creme Pro Kretin range as shade 7.1
  • Revlon provides this as shade number 60 in there Colorsilk range
  • Also available in Samy Fat Foam range as Dark Ash Blonde A7.5
  • Herbatint Permanent Herbal Haircolour Gel (6c - Dark Ash)
  • Garnier Belle Color Ease 7.1 Natural Dark Ash Blonde
  • Goldwell for Men ReShade 6CA Dark Blonde


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