20 Edgy Ways to Jazz Up Your Short Hair with Highlights

Coloring short hair with highlights is the easiest way to make it edgy and interesting. Whether you love your pixie cut or can’t wait for your short crop to grow out, you can add highlights and lowlights to give your new ‘do some depth, tone, and texture. There are endless options, from traditional blonde highlights to hot pink or platinum. If you don’t like them, you can color over them easily enough, but odds are you’ll want to experiment with a different color every few months.

Blonde ‘lights on brown base have already become classics but you can also go less traditional ways, like trying blonde and red, brown and blue or teal, rose gold and golden blonde combos, to name a few. More ideas with pictures are listed below.

#1: Burgundy Hair with Copper Highlights

This is absolutely stunning. One of the great things about dressing up short hair with highlights is that it can take bright colors. Here, burgundy red hair brightens up even more thanks to the layers of rose gold, pale copper, and light auburn. If you want a red ‘do, this is the way to do it.
short red hairstyle with subtle copper highlights

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