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The natural look is in for the fall, and with it a much more minimal approach to beauty. The trendiest hair colors this season are soft shades that mimic nature. Not just “natural” colors, but tones and applications that actually look like you were born with them. Subdued tones and subtle variation are the key to achieving this look. Get the formulas and tips on application in the style notes. –– Laura Martin

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Using innovative, technical foil patterns and freestyle hair painting to bring the abstractions of ombre into harmonized, admix colors, colorists are now reinventing celebrity dip dyes, creating recycled and blended colors that are more natural, more polished. Here we see Hilary Duff embracing a singular blonde shade just a few months after being a brown to blonde ombre aficionado. Our tips: If you are into ombre, keep it subtle, and plan to transition to a more natural one-tone shade by the fall. Ombre works great with beach-wave inspired styles as the graduation of color helps to spotlight the change in texture, so it’s still a good option for summer.

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