Gorgeous Shades of Brown Hair for Summer Fun in the Sun

Stunning Shades of Brown Hair You Will Love

Brown hair is often understated and unappreciated. While some say that blondes have more fun, we think that brunettes are just as outgoing and carefree!

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There are a ton of gorgeous shades of dark brown hair to choose. From deep dark chocolate to dark brown auburn hair tones, there are some absolutely stunning shades of darker brown.

And if you prefer light brown hair, there are just as many options. From sun kissed brown highlights to honey brown, the possibilities are endless! We have put together a list of our favorite shades of brown for your hair, but first here are some tips for dyeing your hair brown!

● If you are going from dark brown to light brown, we highly recommend seeing a hair stylist as they understand which chemicals will work best to achieve your desired shade of brown without damaging your hair. If you don’t wish to dye your hair, you can always opt for warm brown high or lowlights or a pretty brown balayage effect.

● If you are going from blonde to brown, you should definitely consult your stylist. While you think it might simply be a matter of going darker, you will be surprised at the results. If you have recently colored your hair a lighter shade, you might need to replace the warmer tones before going dark so that your hair doesn't end up looking flat and dull.

1. Plum Brown

Source: Hairbyjuju via Instagram With its deep violet tones, this dark shade will add a dramatic flair. It works best for those with a fair, cool, or medium complexion and blue or brown eyes. If you aren't ready to go take the plum plunge, we suggest a soft plum balayage with brunette undertones.

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2. Caramel Brown

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We love this light golden shade of brown. It works best for those with dark eyes and olive skin tones. Try combining soft caramel highlights on a dark brown color for a sexy, carefree vibe!

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3. Sun Kissed Brown

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This gorgeous color will make you look like you spent hours in the sun! With golden sun-kissed highlights in just the right places, it can soften up any shade of brown for a super sexy look. And best of all, it looks great with every eye color and complexion!

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4. Honey Brown

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This tawny, warm shade of brown is the perfect balance between lighter and darker shades of brown. It compliments those with lighter eyes and skin tones.

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5. Dark Chocolate Brown

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This silky shade of dark brown has a rich deep hue and suits those with olive skin tones and dark brown eyes.

6. Cinnamon Brown

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This coppery shade is rich and spicy for a playful look. It works best for those with peachy or pink complexions and green, hazel, or brown eyes.

7. Cappuccino Brown

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This golden shade of brown resembles dark coffee mixed with pale cream tones. It is flattering for most skin tones and nicely suits those with green or soft brown eyes.

8. Chocolate Cherry Brown

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We love this deep luscious brown with hints of red as it emits a very exotic vibe. It works best for cooler, medium skin tones, and green, brown, or blue eyes.

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9. Mahogany Brown

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This sexy shade of deep reddish brown is simply stunning on those with beige complexions and soft brown eyes!

10. Chestnut Brown

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This deep reddish brown shade has always been popular and looks great on most skin tones. It is especially stunning on those with green or brown eyes.

11. Dark Ash Brown

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This pretty shade of brown is amazing on its own and ideal for those who don't want red or gold tones. It works best for ladies with brown or blue eyes but suits any complexion.

12. Dark Auburn Brown

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This rich deep shade with dark red tones nicely compliments those with green or brown eyes and olive, neutral, or medium skin tones.

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13. Sandy Brown

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This light beige tone is perfect for those with fair complexion and light eyes. It also blends nicely with soft blonde highlights.

14. Golden Bronze

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With its subtle blend of red and golden tones, this rich color screams luxury and warmth. It works best for ladies with medium to dark skin tones.

15. Cocoa Brown

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This soft pearly brown shade combines well with fair skin and light eyes. To make it look even more sophisticated, add creamy balayage tones.

16. Cola Brown

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This rich, dark shade of brown has subtle hints of golden red and is perfect for those with medium, olive, or fair skin tones and warm eyes.

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17. Reddish Brown

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With its subtle red and gold tones, this shade is perfect for the end of summer and fall season! It looks nice on ladies with peachy or pink skin tones and green or brown eyes.

18. Light Ash Brown

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With cool brown highlights on a medium brown base, this color screams chic and sexy. It nicely compliments those with light skin and eyes.

19. Dark Chocolate with Light Ash Highlights

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Balayage is very popular this summer. These light ash highlights will look good on dark chocolate hair.

20. Amazing Brown Ombre

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If you are bored with a monotonous look, you should try this color. Ask the stylist to make soft ombre from dark to light brown. This summer you will look like a star.

There you have it! So sexy shades of brown! We are sure that whatever shade of brown you choose, you will look like a million bucks!

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