31 Balayage Highlight Ideas to Copy Now

There were three looks that drove everyone crazy over 2015 and they were balayage, ombre and babylights. For those of you who fell in love with those stunning hair designs, there’s good news ahead. 2016 is going to be a big year once again but this time for the following balayage highlight ideas.

We’ve learned a lot of about the humble highlight over the years and we’ve realized they can do a lot more for us than just add a bit of depth to our hairstyle. From teeny-tiny, barely there stripes to chunky and cool contrasts, there are so many ways to incorporate these balayage highlight ideas into your new ‘do.

24. Caramel Blonde Highlights for Dark Brown Hair

For the women who want to go all the way blonde but don’t want to hardly treat the hair too much in one go, these caramel blonde highlights for dark brown hair are a great mid-way point.
Caramel Blonde Balayage Highlights for Dark Hair

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With so many amazing color combinations to experiment with first, why would you want to skip the in-between stages? If you have dark hair and want to go lighter, do it balayage-style, heading to lighter shades over time.