Why Reverse Ombre Hair is the Colour Switch-Up You Need to Try

There’s a new color trend that’s turning ombre hair on its head – literally. Reverse ombre hair switches up your dark-to-light transitions by taking them light-to-dark from root to tip. This look works best with bold hair colors; think platinum blonde to cobalt blue or golden blonde to vibrant violet. But, as you’ll see in the masterpieces below, anything goes with this avant-garde trend.

So let’s take a look at the reverse ombre hair formulas stacking up ‘likes’ on Instagram, plus tips to help your client keep those darker colors on the ends looking bolder for longer…

Side profile of model with blonde reverse ombre hair

Image Credit: @nikkiclifford_hair

Person with reverse ombre hair that’s yellow at the top and orange at the bottom

Image Credit: @jhair_stylist

Bottle of Invigo Blonde Recharge colour refreshing shampoo by Wella Professionals
Bottle of Color Fresh Mask by Wella Professionals in shade blue