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.

29. Caramel and Beige Blonde Highlights

If you want a look thats very different from your normal look, but don’t want to step out of the color box you’re used to, balayage is the right idea for you.
Caramel and Beige Blonde Balayage Highlights

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The technique itself actually offers more control over where the lighter sections of your hair lie, despite being a hand-painted design, and because of this, the color changes can be more gradual as well as the regrowth process.