How to Look Gorgeous with Black Hair Color

Black hair makes a statement. Many statements, actually... Classy. Edgy. Confident. Stunning. The impression you make when you change to a black hair color really depends on you, your personality, and the hairstyle you choose.

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To make sure you don't send out the wrong signals, think long and hard before settling on a black hair. For instance, an all-over application of blue-black with pale skin has a very youthful vibe. For a classy look, natural black with some reddish or brown highlights will soften the impact.

Dita Von Teese with her signature look and beautiful black hair color and bold red lips

Dita Von Teese with her signature look and beautiful black hair color, pale skin and bold red lips.

We have Blue-Black and then we have Raven-Black. Watch for these two tones because there are slightly different - They work great on olive skin tones but also looks stunning on skin tones similar to Dita Von Teese

Charlize Theron as aeon flux with short hair and black hair color Olivia Wilde in movie Tron with beautiful short blunt bob and black hair color

Many scifi-movie characters wearing their hair in short edgy haircut and black hair color as sign of strength, power and beauty and the look is just stunning!

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You can easily get a wash-out look when you go for dark or black hair colors. A dust of bronzer and natural lip gloss will keep you look fab.

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