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.

#38: Noble Burgundy

Burgundy hair color doesn’t always suggest an eye-popping hue that flatters only young girls with highly contrasting looks. Tinting your medium brown locks with burgundy may ennoble your natural brown hair color, giving it a chic modern or retro twist, depending on your looks and the chosen hairstyle. Check Bellamy Young’s color. That’s what we mean.

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14:  Actress Bellamy Young (hair detail) attends A Celebration of Barbara Walters Cocktail Reception Red Carpet at the Four Seasons Restaurant on May 14, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Jim Spellman/WireImage)