Get your strands ready for the summer heat with glistening new hair color that will sparkle in the sunlight. Find the right hair hue by checking out our new virtual makeover tool, Makeover Magic. Get the scoop on the dying dos and don’ts. By Qianna Smith
“Staying within two levels of your natural color is a safe bet, so if you are naturally dark brown, the lightest that you should go is light brown and the darkest you should go is soft black or natural black. Going further than that increases the level of maintenance needed for upkeep and may not be flattering next to your skin,” says Norma Dacres, director of the L’Oreal USA New York Technical Center, on how to pick the right hair color for your skin tone and complexion.