Choosing red hair colours are sometimes a tricky task but with the colour expertise at Francesco Picardi Hair Salon in Shoreditch London, can help transform your hair colour with a range of permanent, semi-permanent / glossing red hair colours, and direct colours including cherry red, hot chilli red, copper, ginger, mahogany, burgundy red and everything in between.

Red, Copper, Auburn Hair Colour

Take a look at our little guide to finding your ultimate red hair colour that complement your skin tone and make your best facial features.

Fair skin tone      
This skin tone suits most shades of red hair colour and vibrant hue. Our favourite and most beautiful shades against porcelain skin are rich Warm Copper, Golden Copper, Mahogany, Extreme Red, Bright Orange Red, Medium Auburn, Soft Ginger and Intense Copper... etc.  These rich shades compliment your facial features and highlight eyes and skin tone elegantly.  These hair colours also pair perfectly with mid length hair to give it an understated yet sophisticated feel.  Celebrities with Fair Skin Tone with Red-Hair: Emma Stone, Amy Adams, Julianne Moore, Florence Welch and Karen Elson.
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Medium skin tone
People with olive and medium skin tones suit deep red hair colour as the warmth compliments their rich undertones.  
Tonal variations work well with this skin tone as copper highlights can create subtle and beautiful framing of the face and highlight auburn and hazel eye colourings.  
Best Red Hair Colours for Warm Skin Tones are Brown red, Dark copper, Auburn hue, Violet Copper, Medium Auburn, and Rosy Red.
Olive and Medium skin tone with Red-Hair Celebrities: Mila Kunis, Drew Barrymore, Emily Blunt and Kate Mara.

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Dark skin tone
Natural brunettes and darker skin tones can pull of some diverse red hair colours including vivacious bright red to highlights of vivid coppers.  These tones can achieve a subtle refreshed look or go all out for a total transformation.
Dark skin tone with Red-Hair Celebrities Statement celebrities include Jessica Alba, Rihanna, Nicole Richie, Kelis and Eva Longoria.

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Balayage Ombré or Highlights for Red, Copper, Auburn and Pink Hair

Balayage, or Ombré highlights, has been very popular for its sun-kissed look and it allows for a more natural grow out and healthier for your hair.
Red hair has the most to benefit from Balayage, Ombre and subtle high / Low-lights and lowlights, as to prevent the vibrant colour overpowering your skin tone and facial features. You can keep your neutral base colour or, and adding a few highlights to frame your face to glam up your look.

Red, Copper, Auburn Hair balayage

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How to keep your hair colour fresh and vibrant
Red hair colours can create a revitalising change to your current look but maintaining your gorgeous new locks can sometimes be the difficult part.  Francesco Picardi Hairdressing can help create and preserve the life of your red hair colour with supreme aftercare products including Davines Alchemic Red and Copper , Davines Essential NouNou and Minu, Kevin Murphy Angel Wash and Rinse or  Redken Colour Extended Magnetics.