Delightful hairdos that comprise of brown hair with highlights are enticing and as adorable as any headdress can get. Some ladies have a beautiful and natural brown mane, and so for them, styling is all about painting the locks with some subtle streaks. Even if it is not your base color, you can still achieve it with balayage effortlessly. But, you also have to choose your highlights well by going for shades that accentuate the base color and also suit your skin tone. Here is a gallery of 65 refined hairdos that showcase some of the best ways to wear this color design.
# 1 Dark and Sexy Chestnut Streaks
This beautiful hair keeps a dark brown base color that is consistent throughout the head, and the lady spices it up by painting it with chestnut highlights on the lower section.
A long bob haircut like this one with a perfect volume and some curly ends will make a woman looks very classy. And if you spice it up with some subtle chocolate highlights on the curly ends you will look fantastic.
# 3 Fresh Golden Blonde Locks
The adorable look of these locks comes from color melting blonde shades and using them to paint some streaks on the brown hair. This color design also keeps the roots dark to create a simple ombre.
# 4 Bronde Ombre Design
For a brown hair with highlights design like this one, you will need to keep a dark brown base color. You should then paint the wavy locks with a blend of light brown and blonde to create some sweet ombre streaks.
# 5 Irresistible Long Waves
A thick and long mane like this one that also includes some natural waves will look fabulous with any color. Here the lady uses balayage to paint it with some chocolate brown streaks to give it an outstanding appearance.
# 6 Blowout with Subtle Highlights
Blowouts are trendy, and they never seem to go out of fashion. However, this design proves that you can still spice up yours with some color and it entails painting it with some subtle and uniform golden blonde highlights.
# 7 Ashy Streaks on Straight Hair
The cut in this design is about keeping the strands long and textured while the styling is about sweeping them to the sides in layers. These straight locks also have an amazing color that comes from hand painting some ashy brown highlights on them.
# 8 Freehand Painted Curl
The dark brown base color on this hair means that you can highlight it with almost any shade that you want. These textured strands also have some beautiful curls, and the color comes from freehand painting chocolate brown highlights on them and with a slight hint of blonde.
# 9 Bold and Choppy Beige Bob
This bold and rugged bob cut has a beautiful trim that gives it a perfect texture, but the color is still what stands out. The shade comes from painting beige on the wavy brown locks to create an incredible color melt.
# 10 Pretty Sun-Kissed Sombre Locks
This natural-looking color design will require a creative choice of color and some skills. The design is about painting the long straight strands with a blend of brown and blonde while keeping the tips brighter than the rest of the hair.
# 11 Long Layered Bronde Locks
These long layered locks come in an adorable blonde color design that is also very easy to replicate as it is all about blending brown and blonde hues.
# 12 Gorgeous and Subtle Hair Painting
You do not have to go for intricate color designs or combinations because keeping things simple like in this design can still give you an upscale look. It is about maintaining the hair at a bob length and with some cute waves before painting it with subtle brown streaks.
# 13 Cool Balayage Blend
The adorable look of these side-swept strands comes from a skillful freehand painting that entails blending the natural dark brown base with some chocolate highlights.
# 14 Sun-Kissed Perfection
Brown hair with highlights can create many looks, but most ladies seem to prefer sun-kissed ones like this. Here the textured and brushed out curls have some subtle streaks that come from melting chocolate and blonde hues.
# 15 Smokey Bronde Tresses
This glamorous hair has a natural brunette base color and an impressive balayage design. The freehand painting is about introducing a melt of brown and blonde to the luscious lock and applying it is a soft, sombre pattern.
# 16 Short and Glossy Blonde Highlights
Blonde is the best shade for highlighting brown locks because it helps to create a lovely and natural–looking overall tone. In this design, it also adds some shine to the long locks with subtle waves.
# 17 Gorgeous Freehand Ombre
This hairdo is all about creating a chic ombre contrast, and it involves keeping the roots in the dark brown shade and painting the rest of the locks with a blend of blonde and light brown.
# 18 Color Melted Baby Lights
The baby lights in this headdress help to give the long brown locks a soft and healthy look. They come from a blend of golden blonde and chocolate, and they also give the curly locks a beautiful shine.
# 19 Stacked Mane with Ombre Highlights
Although these long locks come with a simple cut and styling their color design makes them look fantastic. The color is about painting the long hair with dark caramel highlights and in an ombre design and finishing with a center part and by layering the hair.
# 20 Brown Hair with Luminous Golde Streaks
This brown hair with highlights headdress is about painting the layered locks with golden highlights and keeping the curly ends brighter than the other parts.
# 21 Fascinating Golden Blonde Tone
Your brown locks will always look fabulous if you paint them with some beautiful golden blonde hues like in this design. Also, shadowing the roots helps to create a stylish contrast.
# 22 Face-Framing Waves with a Golden Tone
Golden blonde will brighten and make your locks look healthy. In this design, the lady uses the shade to enhance the appearance of her natural brown mane, and she spices up the design with a smart face frame styling.
# 23 Illuminated Brunettes
Brightening up your brunette locks is always an excellent idea, but you have to choose your shades well. But, you can never go wrong with a subtle golden blonde shade like in this design.
# 24 Refined Dark Caramel
Dark caramel is an excellent choice when you want to wear a beautiful brown hair with highlights. In this hairdo, the lady keeps the highlights subtle and consistent throughout her layered locks.
# 25 Dark Caramel Stacks
A short and edgy bob cut like this one will still require some trendy coloring. Painting the short stacks with some dark caramel streaks is enough to give them an elegant appearance.
# 26 Brunette with Bronde Streaks
These long brunette strands have a medium volume and some cute swirls on the ends. Their impressive color design is about painting the curly tips with a blend of brown and blonde to create a simple but adorable ombre color design.
# 27 Textured Beige Balayage
This beautiful hair is also a natural balayage, and it has some subtle waves and a long bob haircut. The color is about painting the textured hair with a beige shade and styling with a center part to enhance the appearance of the hues.
# 28 Partial Streaks on a Graduated Bob Cut
A short and graduated bob cut like this one only needs some partial chocolate highlights to make it look very fashionable. Styling it with a soft part and by layering also helps to enhance the color design.
# 29 Bright with Blonde Highlights
Here is another hairdo that demonstrates why blonde is the best shade for brown hair with highlights. The shoulder-grazing strands have some subtle waves, and their color is about painting them with subtle blonde streaks.
# 30 Sassy Stacks
The textured haircut and the stacking in this design that gives the hair a full appearance are all perfect. But, the light brown highlights still have a role to play as they help to add some elegance to the overall appearance.
# 31 Messy Brown Locks with and Adorable Shading
A simple bob cut like this one is all about making the strands wavy and messy before painting them with some brown and blonde streaks.
# 32 Adorable Sunset Balayage
This asymmetrical bob cut looks fantastic, and this is not only because of the precision in the trim but also thanks to the color. The shade is about painting the brown hair with highlights that come from a blend of caramel and golden blonde hues.
# 33 Sassy Cut with Visual Movement and Lovely Color
Sassy pixie cuts like this one are perfect when you want something unique and funky. It has a lot of visual movements and an adorable color that comes from painting the brown base shade with golden blonde highlights.
# 34 Balayage Honey Highlights
These long and textured waves maintain a dark brown overall tone and a medium volume. They also have an incredible color design that is about using balayage to paint them with a subtle honey tone.
# 35 Sweet Swirls with Partial Beige Lights
Bayalage makes it possible to wear any color design that you want. In this hairdo, it is what makes it possible for the lady to paint her long and swirly honey brown locks with some adorable and partial beige highlights.
# 36 Dark Brown Mane with Streaks
This hairdo keeps a consistent dark brown shade throughout the head, but their pleasing appearance comes from introducing some ashy streaks to break up the monotony of the dark base shade.
# 37 Muted Color Melt
These strands look very natural, and few people will notice that they have any artificial shade. The soft color comes from blending the base shade with a dark tone and spicing up things with an ashy hint.
# 38 Edgy Fall Balayage
There are many tones that you can wear for the perfect fall look but going with a bright balayage design like this one is an easy way to ensure that you always stand out. This lovely design is about painting the textured strands with some sweet caramel streaks.
# 39 Freehand Painting on Virgin Hair
These textured locks also have some subtle waves which make them perfect for a balayage color design. Their color is also very impressive, and it involves painting the strands with a blend of caramel and blonde.
# 40 Cute Bronde Baby Lights
You can never go wrong with your color design if you mix brown and blonde. These long and luscious locks have a brown base shade, but their eye-catching shade comes from painting them with light brown and golden blonde highlights.
# 41 Auburn Copper Balayage
Although freehand painting always guarantees you some majestic brown hair with highlights designs, your choice of hues is also important. This hairstyle uses auburn copper to give the long and textured swirls some warm and trendy streaks.
# 42 Glamorous Chocolate Streaks on Lob
This beautiful long bob haircut also includes some textured waves and a lovely face frame design. Their upscale shade comes from introducing an ashy chocolate hue to the thick mane.
# 43 Luxurious Spirals with Sweet Highlights
These strands have everything from an excellent volume to some textured curls. Their color is also top notch, and it comes from painting it with honey and blonde tones to create an impressive and natural look.
# 44 Delightful Blend of Copper and Brown Hues
Although textured long bob haircuts always look beautiful, the delightful blend of copper and brown shades on this one manage to take its appearance a class higher. A rugged and layered brush back is the only other thing that the lady needs to showcase her beautiful shades.
# 45 Flawless Ombre Lob
This hairdo is also about keeping the strands in a long bob length. However, the hair also comes with some lovely brushed out curls and an adorable color design that entails painting the strands with light blonde highlights.
# 46 Warm and Rooty Balayage
Freehand painting is an easy skill to master, and it always guarantees a beautiful hair color. In this headdress, it helps to keep the roots dark and to paint the rest of the hair with a warm and ashy blend of brown and blonde.
# 47 Warm Toned Locks with Root Shadowing
This balayage design also entails keeping the roots dark to create a trendy ombre pattern. Apart from this the rest of the textured strands also have a warm caramel and light blonde balayage.
# 48 Soft and Enlightened Brunette
The soft look on these brunette locks comes from painting them with some light brown baby lights and styling with a straightforward and layered brush back design.
# 49 The Glowing Transition
Whether you want to move from a natural brunette hair color to brown or blonde or you just want to spice up your strands with some lovely streaks, this is a perfect look for you. It is about coloring the long textured locks with bright honey streaks and styling them with a side part, and layered side sweep.
# 50 Heavy and Dimensional
This dimensional balayage color design is about painting your strands with light blonde streaks to create a lovely brown hair with highlights design. The design is also about introducing some lowlights to the shoulder-grazing strands while keeping the roots dark.
# 51 Blended Beach Waves
Long beach waves with a perfect volume and texture like this will make a woman look very classy, but this is the case if she gives them a lovely color. Blending shades of brown with caramel and with a hint of blonde like in this design will give your beach waves a perfect color design.
# 52 Sexy Caramel Sombre
This hairstyle is also about painting your long beach waves with a caramel hue. The shade blends in perfectly with the dark brown base, but the sombre pattern that comes from keeping the roots darker than the tips is what gives these locks their unique appearance.
# 53 Dazzling Fall Balayage with Root Touch Up
Shiny brown hair with highlights like this one is what you need for an outstanding fall look. To replicate this look, you should freehand paint your luscious locks with some bright chocolate streaks and give the roots a touch-up.
# 54 Pretty and Deep Freehand Painting
This fabulous hair has a medium volume, and some brushed out swirls on the ends. The beautiful and bright color design comes from freehand painting, and it is about introducing a dark and shiny chocolate shade on the hair to create a contemporary ombre color pattern.
# 55 Loose and Textured Bob with Warm Tones
A loose and textured bob cut like this one will only take a few minutes to create, but the lovely and warm tones will need some extra effort. The shade comes from freehand painting, and it is all about using some chocolate tones on the short strands and giving them a touch of blonde to create a subtle shine.
# 56 Stunning Full Head Balayage
Full head balayage is another fantastic way of wearing brown hair with highlights. In this particular headdress, the natural waves and volume also provide an excellent base for the color. The color choices which entails melting light brown and caramel are also perfect, and they help to brighten up the strands.
# 57 Refreshed Summer Ombre
Refreshing your ombre color design is an efficient way of ensuring that you get an attention-grabbing summer hairstyle. For this look, it is about adding a pearl blonde shade on the curly ends and a touch of natural violet on the dark roots.
# 58 Simple but Pretty Tone
The twist and curls in this design help to accentuate the appearance of the colors and so they are vital for the look. But, the ombre design and choice of colors which are a combination of different hues of brown and blonde are what give these shoulder length strands the inspiring overall tone.
# 59 Trendy Brunette with Muted Streaks
Brown hair with highlights does not always have to be bright because a dark design like this one with muted highlights will still make a woman look beautiful. It is also a straightforward color design because you only need to paint the brunette hair with honey brown and caramel streaks.
# 60 Subdued Golden Blonde Accents
Most ladies will always prefer to go with natural-looking shades and so some subdued golden blonde highlights on a dark base color like in this design will be perfect for most. These long strands also have some textured waves on the ends that add to the beauty of the headdress.
# 61 Smooth and Soft Honey Locks
Flawless honey strands like these will be perfect for ladies with a brown skin tone, but they can still work for most other types. This brown hair with highlights design is easy to create as you only need to paint the strands with honey streaks and finish by sweeping the wavy hair back in layers.
# 62 Curls with Cool Golden Tones
Your long curly locks will always provide an excellent base for your colors, but you still need to paint it with some beautiful hues. The lovely overall tone in this headdress comes from freehand painting the strands with a chic golden brown shade and keeping the roots dark to create an ombre design.
# 63 Pleasant Melt of Hues
These long and straight strands have an amazing color melt that entails blending chocolate and dark brown shades and shadowing the roots. The tone is uniform throughout the head, and this gives the hair a perfect and upscale look.
# 64 Lovely Foil Baby Lights
Foils can also give you an attractive and natural-looking color design. They create some cute baby lights in this design, but the choice of blonde and brown hues also helps to make this a stylish headdress.
# 65 Elegant Baby Lights and Ombre
This beautiful hairdo does not have a clear ombre contrast, but it still looks fabulous. These thick and luscious curls also have some baby lights and highlights that come from a creative use of chocolate and other brown hues.
Brown hair with highlights is simple to achieve but still very fashionable. Also, any lady can wear it regardless of the tone of her natural locks. This picture gallery provides different ways of creating this contemporary color design.