Caramel highlights are unique and as upscale as hair color can get. The neutral nature of the shade means that it can work with any other hair color and skin tone. And this is turn implies that caramel will look good on any lady that can apply it inventively. Also, you can combine this beautiful shade with others such as blonde and brown to create an exceptional overall hair color. Any woman that is thinking of taking her hair color a notch higher will get enough ideas from the 65 styles below that showcase the different ways to use caramel to get the best hair color.
# 1 The Cinnamon Swirls
This hair is already thick enough and with some natural swirls and so it would look fantastic with any color. But the blend of caramel and a few shades of blonde still manage to give the beach waves some cute highlights.
Your base color is always important when dyeing your strands as it always affects the final appearance. And if you want to go with caramel streaks, a milk chocolate base like this one is perfect. The choice of balayage as the coloring design also helps to give the wavy mane its rich tone.
# 3 Brunette Mane with Sombre Streaks
The blend of colors on this brunette mane is just magnificent. It entails painting the thick hair that also has subtle waves with chocolate brown and caramel shades in a modern pattern.
# 4 Bold Ombre Balayage
The beauty of this style comes from the contrast between the black base and bright caramel shade in the lower half of the strands. The color design is an ombre balayage that transitions from black to caramel.
# 5 Glossy Shoulder-Grazing Waves
Even if you plan to dye your hair, it is still important to give it a nice cut like this one that entails leaving it in a textured shoulder-grazing length. But, the color which involves adding caramel streaks to the brunette base is the highlight of the headdress.
# 6 Pretty Subtle Streaks
Your highlights do not always have to stand out because keeping them subtle like in this design still gives you an adorable look. However, the length of the hair and the curls on the ends also help to enhance the shade.
# 7 Light and Layered Locks
The layered face framing design is what catches your attention first when looking at this hair. But it would not look this charming without the ombre caramel highlights that are throughout the head.
# 8 Bronde Locks with Dark Roots
A hair tone like this will require a keen and original color combination to achieve. It involves leaving the roots in their natural black shade and highlighting the rest of the hair with a blend of caramel and blonde.
# 9 Curly and Sexy Balayage
Only freehand coloring can give you an exciting color like this one. It entails using balayage to touch up your long curly hair with caramel streaks.
# 10 Highlighted Square Layers Cut
Here is another hairdo that shows the importance of getting the cut right when you intend to color your strands. The color is in a beautiful, sombre design, that involves transitioning from a natural dark base to a soft caramel hue that also has a hint of brown.
# 11 Gorgeous Curly Hair with Braid and Highlights
These long curly locks look very natural which is what most ladies want for their hair. They have an adorable shade that involves highlighting them with a bright caramel shade and braiding some of the strands to create a half up half down style.
# 12 The Perfect Blend
The shine and blend of colors in this design are just fantastic, and any woman would love to have such hair. It entails mixing caramel and brown shades with your natural hair color for a perfectly highlighted look.
# 13 Flawless Dimension and Shine
Brunette is a perfect base color as it makes it possible to wear endless color designs. For this one, you have to use balayage to give the dimensional and textured curls some chocolate brown and caramel highlights.
# 14 Soft Beach Blonde Ombre
Brown hair with highlights could not look better than this. Although caramel is the dominant shade for the highlights, they also have a touch of golden blonde hue.
# 15 Sweet Gold Tones
The attractive color dimension on this headdress comes from combining lowlights and highlights to give the textured wavy mane a sexy overall tone.
# 16 Light Caramel Blonde Ombre
Balayage is an easy way to color hair, but it always guarantees impressive results. Here it helps to transition from the dark base to a light caramel blonde shade to create a perfect ombre color pattern.
# 17 Neat Brunette Balayage with a Touch of Caramel
This look is what you get when you give your brunette balayage strands a touch of caramel. The long layers have a perfect blend of colors that brightens them and darkening the roots is the only other job you need to finish the headdress.
# 18 Rich Natural Looking Shades
The colors in this hairdo are very vibrant, and they also have a beautiful natural shine that makes them look fantastic. For an appearance like this one, you will only need to freehand paint your natural curls with a dark caramel shade and make the roots dark.
# 19 Charming Carmel on Balayage
You can never have enough of caramel highlights on a brunette hair as they always look fantastic. But, these particular strands also have a touch of chocolate brown that gives them some extra dimension.
# 20 Foil Painted Streaks
Foils can also give your hair a beautiful shade if you use them well. The uniformity between the caramel and brown tones in this headdress is what gives these long layered strands their lovely look.
# 21 Adorable 3-Tone Ombre
A three-tone ombre like this one is also an excellent idea for your hair color. It entails moving from a black base to a dark caramel shade and finishing off with a light blonde on the ends.
# 22 Sombre with Warm Roots
Sombre is always the technique to turn to when you want shades with a perfect blend. In this design, the balayage technique keeps the roots dark, but the gradual transition to the caramel and honey brown tones is what creates the beautiful, sombre design.
# 23 Sun Kissed Natural Dark Brunette
The choice of shade and the method of application is what makes this excellent design possible. It entails adding a touch of dark caramel highlight to the dark brunette hair using the balayage technique.
# 24 Dark Toned Gorgeous Waves with a Fishtail Braid
It is hard to tell that this hair has highlights because they look very natural. The dark shade of caramel is what makes this possible and natural waves on the strands and the cute fishtail also help to enhance the look.
# 25 Color Melted Caramel Highlights
These thick and layered locks also use balayage and sombre to achieve the beautiful color pattern. It is about transitioning from a natural brunette shade to a melt of caramel and blonde.
# 26 Sun Kissed Elegance
You do not have to wait for the sun to act on your hair to get a sun-kissed look because applying some cute and bright highlights on your medium length brunette hair like in this design will also give you the same look. But, you have to make sure that you make the ends brighter than the rest of the hair for a charming highlighted look.
# 27 Dark Blonde and Caramel Combo
This headdress keeps the roots dark, but it transitions to a fantastic blend of dark caramel and blonde to give the strands some upscale and flawless highlights.
# 28 Chic Balayage for Thick Curls
The bright shade of caramel helps to give these luscious curls a very attractive overall shade. These thick curls also have a subtle hint of brown, and the color application uses a sombre technique to give the hues a smooth transition from the dark roots.
# 29 Shadowed Roots with Chocolate Caramel Streaks
You do not have to go for sophisticated color combinations for your locks to look fantastic because keeping things straightforward like in this design also works well. Here the coloring involves making the roots dark and then using balayage to transition them to some sweet chocolate caramel highlights.
# 30 Gorgeous Big Waves
The size of these waves is also important for the look as it helps to accentuate the colors. However, the hues are also very charming, and they consist of brown and caramel streaks on a natural dark base.
# 31 Face Framing Brunette Bangs
Face framing brunette bangs like these will make any woman look exquisite. However, adding some cute dark caramel streaks to the textured strands is also effective for adding some extra elegance to the look and taking the overall appearance a notch higher.
# 32 Fresh and Natural-Looking Highlights
Keeping your highlights simple ensures that you maintain an attractive natural appearance like this one. Although it is evident that these locks have some caramel streaks they still look fresh and natural because the balayage coloring does not overdo things.
# 33 Fun Razor Cut Bob with Cool Shades
The razor cut that creates this bob haircut is fantastic, but the color and styling also help to make this an adorable hairdo. They entail warming the roots with a dark shade and then using caramel to create some subtle highlights before finishing with a messy and layered side sweep style.
# 34 Upscale and Trendy Coloring
A professional and skillful coloring is what makes a look like this one possible. The hues also have a perfect blend, and the freehand color design entails introducing a leave-in chocolate caramel to the brunette base shade using sombre pattern. Also, the center part styling helps to expose the contrast between the hues.
# 35 Impeccable Freehand Shades
This cute hairdo starts with a freehand scissor cut which is what give the natural curls their impressive shape. The color is also freehand, and it entails painting the thick curly locks with chocolate brown and caramel streaks.
# 36 Beachy and Sun-Kissed Waves
The shape, size, and styling of these beach waves are all perfect, but they still need a beautiful color to complete the hairdo. Some dark blonde and caramel highlights are the best, and if you use balayage to apply them in an ombre design, you can be confident of a refined look like this one.
# 37 Shadowed Roots and Balayage Body
Shadowing the roots is important when you want to give your locks some contrast. It is also an excellent way of starting off your balayage color design, and for this style, the dark roots help to create a striking contrast with the dark caramel shade on the rest of the hair.
# 38 Caramel Tones with a High Contrast
The shades on this textured bob are about using different hues of caramel to give the strands some beautiful colors. Also, the slight layering and messy styling are important for enhancing the contrast and appearance of the highlights.
# 39 Creamy Blonde Ombre with a Touch of Beige and Caramel
Long hair gives you enough room to have as many colors as you want and in any design. These long locks also have some beautiful waves on the ends that are very useful in enhancing the appearance of the colors. The shades start with a brunette base before transitioning to a creamy blonde in an ombre design that you should spice up with a touch of beige and caramel highlights.
# 40 Cute Hand Painted Mane
The fact that these locks are hand painted is enough to make them look magnificent. However, the choice of dark hues also helps to give the locks some adorable streaks that the lady accentuates with a center part.
# 41 Sweet Blonde Ombre
A dominant blonde shade that transitions from some dark roots to create a cute ombre pattern is the center of attraction for this hairstyle. But the textured locks with curly ends would not look this adorable without the shades of honey, sand, mocha and caramel on the ends.
# 42 Warm and Cute Brunette Balayage
The balayage color design on this straight brunette hair is impeccable and as perfect as any can get. Also, the color melt is fantastic, and it entails blending a chocolate caramel shade with the brunette base to give the locks an attention-grabbing overall tone.
# 43 Glamorous Custom Caramel Balayage
This freehand coloring involves introducing a chocolate caramel shade with a hint of blonde to your natural hair and darkening the roots for some contrast.
# 44 Shiny Angled Bob
This layered and angled bob has a fantastic cut that gives it an attractive shape, but the bright shade is what makes it an attention-grabbing hairstyle. The color involves introducing some bright caramel highlights throughout the hair while keeping the roots dark.
# 45 Illuminated Bob with Vanilla and Caramel Tones
The long bob is always an awesome hairdo as it maintains just the right length for most ladies. And if you illuminate it with some vanilla and caramel highlights and style into a cute face frame like in this design you can be confident of a chic headdress.
# 46 The Glossy Lob
Although this is also a conventional long bob design, the colors make it look distinct. The choice of highlights which involves freehand painting the strands with a chocolate caramel shade is also top notch and sweeping the strands back and to the sides in layers is all the styling that you need.
# 47 Cute Freehand Painted Bob
Everything from the textures to the waves and color on the Bob is all fantastic. But, the color is what will require more attention when creating. However. it only entails freehand painting subtle shades of caramel and brown to create some cute highlights.
# 48 Blended High Contrast
Nothing beats the color perfection that you get from freehand painting, and this is more so when you get it from a professional. For this blended contrast, you will need to paint your hair with a blend of brown and blonde and in a sombre pattern.
# 49 Sexy Hand Painted Brunette with Caramel Streaks
This straight natural hair has a medium volume and beautiful shine that makes it look healthy. Ladies with such beautiful natural tresses only need to add some subtle colors to make it look fantastic. And for this particular style caramel streaks do all the magic.
# 50 Exquisite Blowout Ombre
The blowout style of these waves and their volume are enough to make them look magnificent, but color always seems to be useful in spicing up things. And for this an ombre balayage that entails transitioning from a black base color to hazelnut brown is perfect.
# 51 Dazzling Wavy Tresses
A scissor trim to give your strands some texture is the first thing that you need for this look. The other step is to provide them with the bright shade, and for this, you will need to freehand paint a caramel shade using a sombre pattern.
# 52 Short and Sweet Accents
The cut also matters when it comes to wearing caramel highlights. For this hair, the shoulder-grazing length makes a huge difference as it accentuates the hand painted caramel and chocolate brown streaks to create a flattering look.
# 53 Delicious Caramel Melt
Color melting is the best way to achieve a vibrant shade like this, but it does not eliminate the need to choose your shades wisely. In this headdress, dark caramel hues melt with a hint of golden blonde to give the wavy locks a shiny and delightful overall tone.
# 54 Golden Locks with a Hint of Caramel
These long locks are just breathtaking, and they show just how lucky some ladies are to have some luscious natural locks. Their beautiful color involves keeping the roots dark and introducing a hint of caramel on the lower part of the hair.
# 55 Modern Balayage Dimension
This dimensional balayage color design showcases a straightforward way of spicing up your dark hair. It entails freehand painting a dark caramel shade that also has a hint of blonde to the natural dark hair in a smooth sombre design.
# 56 Textured Lob with Faultless Highlighting
The texture and waves on this long bob haircut are fantastic, but the color is still what steals the show. It is a perfect balayage that entails distributing the dark caramel shade throughout the bob in an ombre pattern.
# 57 Sleek Sun Kissed Curls
Whether you have natural curls or not it is still possible to achieve this sun-kissed curly look. It involves cutting the cute curls to a bob length and then introducing some subtle caramel highlights to the brown base shade and finishing by sweeping back the locks in layers.
# 58 Perfectly Toned Color Melt
Although this hair has an impressive length and some cute waves, the perfect look comes from an excellent choice of colors and from applying them well. The shades consist of a melt between caramel and golden blonde, and the mode of application is freehand painting and in an ombre design.
# 59 Trendy Ombre Waves
Ombre is the design that most ladies will turn to when they want to give their strands a modern color design. For this textured wavy locks this technique helps to provide them with an appealing and very trendy look. The hairdo melts different shades of brown, caramel and blonde to give the strands a unique tone.
# 60 Baby Lights on a Soft Textured Bob
A right color is all this soft textured bob needs to look magnificent. It gets the color from chocolate caramel highlights that come in a sombre design. Also, the application of the shades is through the use of foils which are what makes the streaks look very uniform.
# 61 Subdued Balayage Ombre
Ombre is not always about having an excellent contrast between your shades because a subdued design like this one can also work. Here the tone moves from a black base to a dark chocolate caramel on the ends of the hair.
# 62 Awesome Caramel Lob
The combination between the balayage coloring and the long bob haircut is just fantastic as it creates a simple but very adorable look. But, the way the caramel shade blends with the natural hair color is also fantastic.
# 63 Blonde and Caramel Blend
Blending two or more shades is the best way to ensure that your highlights always look unique. This hairdo starts with shadowed roots before transitioning to a gorgeous mix of blonde and caramel to give the locks some adorable highlights. The waves and texture of the hair also help to enhance the fabulous tone.
# 64 Bright and Beautiful Locks
You do not always have to use the pastel shades to brighten your hair because you can still achieve a bright enough look with other colors like caramel. This headdress is a perfect example of this, and it entails keeping the roots dark and introducing a blend of honey brown and caramel to the rest of the hair.
# 65 Deep and Rich Tone
This look is for ladies that want to give their long brown hair a vibrant shade. It is also a very straightforward color design that only entails introducing some caramel lowlights to the brown locks.
Caramel highlights can work for any hair type and color which is what makes them interesting and a must-have for all ladies. Whether you prefer to go with bright looks or subtle dark ones, these streaks will work well for your hair.