How to Style Chocolate Brunette Hair

Add light blonde highlights to your cocoa locks for a summery look.

Warm Undertones

Achieve warm chocolate brown hair by adding subtle baby lights for added contrast.

Fair-skinned ladies can opt for dark chocolate with red undertones for a dramatic appearance.

Cool Undertones

Chocolate brunette hair complements cool undertones and works beautifully on olive and tanned complexions.

Introduce gold or copper into your chocolate brunette hair for a shimmering finish.

Cherry Tones

Experiment with chocolate cherry brown hair for added vibrancy.

Try a layered balayage with light and medium brown hues for a less striking look.

Two-Toned Lob

Use a freehand technique like balayage for organic-looking hues in a two-toned hairstyle.

Try a wavy brunette bob with a dark chocolate brown base and sandy blonde balayage.


Achieve an edgy look with ombre hair using a dark-to-light color technique.

NYC salon IGK Salons’ Rich Sultry Caramel shade is excellent for chocolate labs.