Ombre is another on trend hair colouring technique that has made its mark in the hair industry. Ombre from the french word meaning shaded or shading means that Ombre hair color is generally darker at the roots through the mid-shaft and then gradually gets lighter from the mid-shaft to the ends creating a graduated fade.
Ombre is another freehand technique similar to Balayage. No foils or cap is needed – the colour is simply painted directly onto the hair. Ombre is usually done in a two step process – first being the base colour and second being the painted on highlights.