10 Red Hair Colours, from Copper to Auburn

Photo of the back of a woman’s head with mid-length, loose waves and pumpkin spice hair colour, created using Wella Professionals.

When you hear ‘red hair colours’, what’s the first thing you think of? For many, visions of fiery, bold, show-stopping locks come to mind. Think, shades of scarlet, crimson, ruby and mahogany. However, the red hair spectrum spans so much further, offering up softer hues too, like copper, pumpkin spice and strawberry blonde.

With so many ways to go red, we’ve pulled together your definitive guide to the hottest shades, whether you (or your client) are craving subtle copper strands or a statement-making mane. Keep scrolling for 11 of the dreamiest red hair colours…