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Warm and earthy, natural umber is on one the oldest pigments used by man. It was a favorite hue of classic chiaroscuro painters Caravaggio and Rembrandt. The shade is soft, rich and layered. It contains a mix of gold, red and charcoal hues that makes an unusual yet understated brown. Click the notes for the professional formulation. –– Laura Martin

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A perfect shot of espresso has a lovely layer of foam that rests on the top, giving the dark flavor of the liquid a bit of contrasting lightness. This hair color mimics the effect by combining a deep nearly-black brunette with a swirl of tawny lightness. It’s a dramatic look that will return shine and richness to sun-bleached strands. Get the formulas and tips on application in the style notes. –– Laura Martin

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