A black to grey ombre hair color design is perfect for ladies that want to spice up their dark toned manes. This color design is also unique, and it can work for any skin tone which is why women love it. Also, there are many ways that you can achieve it, but the length and nature of your strands will always influence the appearance that you get. Look through the 45 delightful pictures below for inspiration on how you can achieve this fashionable ombre design.
# 1 Silver Grey on Textured Locks
This hairdo keeps some long and textured locks with some subtle waves, and the color design is very straightforward as it is all about painting the black strands with a silver grey shade on the lower half.
These long locks also have an excellent texture, and some brushed out waves. Their color is about painting the long luscious locks with a shiny silver tone to create a chic ombre design.
# 3 Blended Face Frame Curls
For an outstanding look like this one, you will need to blend grey with a light blonde shade and paint the hue on your black swirls. Also, you should style them with an over the face frame to add some detail to the colors.
# 4 Smokey and Messy Asymmetrical Bob
The texture and waves on this asymmetrical bob are fantastic. The strands also have a cute and messy styling, but their shade which comes from painting the hair with dark grey and brown hues is what gives them their upscale and trendy look.
# 5 Simple Black to Silver Ombre
This black to grey ombre color design is very straightforward, and any lady with long luscious locks can achieve it. The design only requires you to paint your long black locks with a dark silver shade on the bottom half to create a lovely ombre pattern.
# 6 Soft and Blended Granny Hair
Although the dark into the grey hue color design in this headdress is still an ombre, the colors have a unique blend that makes the design look like a sombre. Also, the length, volume and brushed out waves on the strands help to accentuate the shades.
# 7 Smart Balayage Bangs
The cut in this headdress creates a lovely blunt fringe and some straight locks around it. These locks also come in a beautiful color design that entails blending an ashy grey shade into the lower part of the hair.
# 8 Cute Silvery Color Melt
A perfect color melt like this one is just what you need to give your smooth and straight strands a classy appearance. Here the color design entails blending a silvery grey shade with the natural black hair and keeping the tone uniform while also darkening the roots for some contrast.
# 9 Sassy Granny Hair with Baby Lights
This granny hair has an incredible color that comes from painting the long locks that also have some subtle waves with a blend of honey blonde and silver baby lights while keeping the roots dark to create an adorable ombre.
# 10 Long Icy Grey Locks
Long locks provide a large surface for your color, and so you have enough room to get creative. In this design, the lady paints her strands with an icy grey shade and a slight touch of blonde and finishes the locks by twisting the hair into two side ponytails.
# 11 Glossy and Curly Ombre
This black to grey ombre color pattern is unique because of the choice of hues and the textured and natural curls. The color on the curly ends is a blend of silver grey and blonde which give the strands a healthy shine.
# 12 Ashy Grey Balayage
Sometimes your natural black and coarse hair will need an ashy tone to enlighten and spice it up. In this design, the hair is long and with excellent volume and texture. The head-turning color comes from painting the hair with an ashy blend of silver and grey. The center part and sideways sweep styling are also fantastic.
# 13 Dark Toned and Shiny
These thick spirals maintain an overall dark tone that is a product of blending the natural hair with dark grey. However, it also has a healthy shine and a hint of light grey that adds some elegance to the color melt.
# 14 Gorgeous Blonde and Grey Melt
A gorgeous hair like this one proves that a good color choice is always enough to spice up your long locks. Here the style starts with root shadowing to maintain the natural dark tone and paints the rest of the hair with a blend of grey and blonde to create some adorable highlights.
# 15 Rugged Grey Ombre Hair
This black to grey ombre design is also very straightforward, but the rugged nature of the strands and the fact that it also includes some chocolate streaks makes it look distinct.
# 16 Sleek and Smooth Grey Mane
Any shade of grey can brighten your strands and give them a trendy look if you use it well. In this design, it is all about giving the hues a smooth blend while keeping the roots in a natural black shade to maintain the ombre contrast.
# 17 Glamorous Black into Silver Tresses
These straight strands have a fantastic scissor trim that gives them a tapered look, but the glamorous look comes from the black into a silver color design.
# 18 Undercut Platinum Hair
The undercut at the back of this headdress has an adorable look, and the locks also have a braided double ponytail, and some side-swept bangs at the front. But, their color is also top notch, and it is an ombre that entails transitioning from black into a blend of icy blonde and ashy grey.
# 19 Dimensional Silver Grey
Although this hair does not have the distinct contrast that you would expect from a black to grey ombre it still looks fabulous. The fantastic shade comes from a perfect color melt between the dark shade of the bob cut and silver grey.
# 20 Blunt Grey/Lavender Mane
This glamorous hairstyle starts by giving the straight strands some blunt cuts. The lady then paints them with a blend of grey and lavender while leaving the top section in a dark tone to create an ombre design.
# 21 Face-Framing Locks with a Smokey Tone
The face frame design that these textured locks create is very attractive. However, they also have a beautiful color that involves painting them with dark ashy blonde and grey streaks.
# 22 Neat Ashy Violet Bangs
These long straight locks have a medium volume and a decent texture, but their elegance comes from the skillful freehand painting that introduces an ash violet hue to the hair.
# 23 Fine Blonde-Grey Locks
If you can grow out your straight strands to an extraordinary length like this one a simple ombre color design is all you will need for an exquisite look. For this particular design, it is about painting the straight strands with a blend of grey and light blonde using the balayage technique.
# 24 Two-Toned Waves
Even if you do not have some adorable natural waves and volume, you can still wear this black to grey ombre look with a weave. But, the color is still the most important part of the look. It is a two-toned design that is about moving from a dark base color to an ashy grey shade.
# 25 Fashionable and Straightforward Ombre
This headdress keeps the locks at a shoulder-grazing length, and the color is about painting them with a bright blend of blonde and grey to create a fashionable two-tone design that the lady enhances with a center part styling.
# 26 Sweet Grey Melt
Grey balayage could not look more charming than this, and this is because both the color distribution and melt is perfect for this style. The length and straight nature of the strands also help to enhance the design and keeping the roots dark is what creates the ombre effect.
# 27 Gothic Summer Bangs
Whether you want to create a gothic look or something unique for summer, this color design will be perfect for you. It is a traditional and straightforward ombre design that is all about painting the long locks with a silver grey and blonde blend and keeping the roots dark.
# 28 Box Braided Ombre Locks
Some sweet box braids like these will make the black to grey ombre color design look magnificent. Also, you will not have to paint your strands to achieve the look because you can use extensions.
# 29 Curly White Grey Mane
This whitish shade is what you get when you color your long and textured curls with a bright shade of grey. The lady also shadows the roots and gives the curls an impressive side sweep styling.
# 30 Waves with Shadow Roots and Grey Ombre
Voluminous waves like these are perfect when you want to color your hair because they will give the shades some extra elegance. The color design is also fantastic, and it entails shadowing the roots and painting the hair with a bright silver grey shade.
# 31 Classy Smoked Grey Locks
Grey can also give your locks a natural-looking shade if you use it well. This beautiful hairdo is a perfect demonstration if this. It is an ombre color design that entails painting the locks with a bright and silvery grey hue.
# 32 Sexy Brazilian Blowout
A Brazilian blowout like this one that maintains some thick curls is just amazing, and this is regardless of whether you create it on your natural hair or by using extensions. The color is also breathtaking, and it entails forming a simple transition from black to a blend of blonde and grey on the curly section.
# 33 Dark-Toned Grey Balayage
A dark tone of grey can also create an amazing ombre color design, and it is what makes this a fantastic headdress. However, the locks also have a hint of blonde that helps to create a perfect granny hair.
# 34 Dazzling Silver Lob
This long bob haircut has a subtle wave on the ends that you can create with a little effort and a healthy shine that comes from the striking color design. The coloring is also straightforward as you only need to paint the strands with a silver tone to create a simple but lovely ombre.
# 35 High Contrast Ombre
The sharp and high contrast between the base color and the blend of silver and blonde is amazing, and it gives this hair a unique color design. Also, the textured and brushed out curls help to enhance and showcase the contrast.
# 36 Ashy and Blondie Locks
This beautiful headdress also features a Brazilian blowout with some textured curls on the ends. The beautiful color comes from painting the curly section of the blowout with a blend of light blonde and ashy grey to create a lovely ombre.
# 37 Perfect Balayage With Darkened Roots
Ladies with a natural black hair will not need to do much when darkening the roots. However, they still need to use balayage to paint their strands with a silver grey and blonde blend to create this perfect black to grey ombre design.
# 38 Black and Silver Melt
Here is another hairstyle that shows the endless hair possibilities when using color melt. It is about melting black and silver shades and shadowing the roots to create an impressive ombre design. Also, the textured swirls form an excellent base for the color melt.
# 39 Trendy and Fine Silver Ombre
Thin strands like these can still give you a beautiful ombre design if you paint them well. In this particular headdress, the color comes from painting the fine strands with a silver tone that also has a hint of blonde and shadowing the roots.
# 40 Delightful Metallic Locks
These long and textured waves come in a pleasant metallic tone that comes from blending silver with some ashy brown shades. The color design also keeps the roots dark, and they styling is about sweeping the strands to the sides in stacks.
# 41 Pleasant Ashy Ombre with a Touch of Brown
This ombre color design will entail painting the long locks with an ashy grey shade and with a bit of brown and finishing the look with a neat center part styling.
# 42 Adorable Charcoal Bangs
These beautiful and textured balayage waves come in a lovely ombre color design that is about moving from the charcoal base color to a bright silvery tone.
# 43 Wild and Ashy Mane
A thick and wild hair like this one is perfect when you feel like wearing a funky design. It is about painting the thick strands with an ashy silver grey shade and keeping the roots dark. The style also finishes with a sweep to the sides and over the face.
# 44 Silvery Blonde Balayage
These face-framing locks come in a fashionable color that is about freehand painting them with a silver blonde shade on the lower section while keeping the top dark for a beautiful contrast.
# 45 The Silver Screen
This hairdo maintains a consistent silver grey tone throughout the long longs but keeps the roots in their natural dark tone to create a gorgeous ombre design.
A black to grey ombre hair color design is an excellent choice when you want to brighten your hair while still maintaining a natural-looking overall tone. And with the many shades of grey and color styles available you can be confident of endless design choices. The 45 picture gallery above provides some elegant and straightforward hairdos that you can create with this impressive color design.