All the greatest colourists will tell you, the star of the 2020/2021 season is mocha! Brunettes are popular… The proof, all eyes are on Eva Green, Leighton Meester, Miranda Kerr this season. Brown lovers have it all!
The seasons pass, and with them, the trends change! While the blonde has had a long period of glory, it looks like the tide is turning among great colorists and stars. The coloring trend is brown, and more precisely mocha brown. This deep color is highly regarded for its power and elegance. Mocha brown is also prized for its natural and spontaneous appearance. An ideal coloring that matches all skin tones, from lightest to darkest.
How to switch to mocha while respecting your natural hair? Is mocha recommended for blondes? Which balayage to apply to enhance your beautiful mocha color? What makeup is ideal in combination with this hair color? So many questions are answered in our article entirely dedicated to this new trend. Mocha is a versatile color, but when mastered it works wonders.
Obviously, when you're a brunette, going to mocha is always a good idea. This living color will affirm your original color. If it gets closer to ebony brown, it keeps that touch of light so precious for all faces. Prefer a permanent color in order to accentuate the intensity of the color and derive all the benefits. On the complexion side, it doesn't matter whether your complexion is pale or tanned, mocha goes well with all skin types. Head to your colorist to find the perfect fit with your new mocha color.
Going from blonde to brunette can be scary, but this transformation is not impossible - quite the contrary. Prefer temporary coloring to test. To be sure that the mocha color will suit you, trust your eyes. If they're blue, gray, or black then don’t hesitate, mocha is for you. If you have green or brown eyes, go for more copper tones. Mocha may not be the best choice for you.
This is the other hair trend of this year, we named ice hair. This coloring consists of applying a gloss effect to the color. This is already the essential first step to ask your colorist. Then, sweeping side for mocha, know that the color is already beautiful without highlights, however, depending on your skin tone, the color of your eyes, or your clothing habits... a balayage may be welcome.
To choose the complementary color that pairs perfectly with your mocha, ask your colourist for advice, but we already have a few tips for you. Honey or caramel tones can go very well with mocha, as can blonde highlights that will create a hypnotic contrast!
It's a fact that makeup makes us look better when it matches our hair color or our eye color. The important thing to remember for those who let themselves be tempted by the color mocha is to opt for make-up around plum colors. For those who dare on special occasions, you can also opt for more electric colors, with shades of green or blue. Otherwise, pastel colors are popular this year, they will pair perfectly with your mocha color. To use in eyeshadows or blush, and why not with a light gradient? This will enhance your complexion and highlight your beautiful coloring. Prefer glow to highlight your complexion and enhance with touches of light. Ideal with mocha color!
Shades of brown are the big star hair colors for fall/winter
Ombre caramel or chocolate hair is a hit this fall-winter, especially on long hair.
Blonde hair is not forgotten but sublimated by a balayage or a hair contouring this fall-winter.
The "mocha", a shade of brown neither hot nor cold, the color that everyone will want this fall-winter.
The gorgeous chocolate, caramel, and mocha undertones on brown and long hair.
Balayage, hair contouring, and ombre hair are back in force this fall-winter.
Fall for the "ice hair", a gloss that gives maximum shine, to test at your favorite hairdresser.
The natural blondes are sublimated with an ombré hair caramel for a little contrast.
Brunettes will be spoiled for choice to enhance their hair.