How to Balayage Your Hair

Balayage is one of the lowest-maintenance hair color techniques. The sun-kissed hue is beautiful and easy to manage as your roots grow out.

Begin with a balayage kit.

Divide your hair into an inverted horseshoe shape.

Balayage highlights your hair naturally.

Work in small sections

Select a box dye lighter than your natural hue.

Use an applicator brush and gloves.

Style your hair for an authentic sun-kissed effect.

Wear gloves and protect your skin.

Use a balayage board for the application

Use a clarifying shampoo before dying.

Contrast highlights with the balayage technique

Use a toner to enhance and maintain balayage.

Consider L’Oreal Paris Superior Preference Balayage At-Home Highlighting Kit