40 Shades of Burgundy Hair: Dark Burgundy, Maroon, Burgundy with Red, Purple and Brown Highlights

Burgundy (dark red, red wine color) is actively used for hair dyeing in brunettes. Blondes and women with medium brown hair sometimes also resort to this noble hue in order to appear brighter, well, much brighter. Even redheads may try some shades, reminding burgundy, but leaning towards the warmer tints with admixture of cinnamon. Classic, vivid or old burgundy, maroon or oxblood… so, which one to choose? Here are 40 illustrative examples of how you can use the dark red color, when dyeing your hair or refreshing it with coloristic methods.

#16: Reddish-Brown Highlights

If going full-on red freaks you out, ease yourself into it by trying some red brown highlights that start on top and blend nicely with the rest of the hair. This way you’ll still get that splash of color without overpowering your hair.

16 maroon balayage for dark brown hair