Balayage Short Hairstyles
The trend of using highlights gives new dimension to current hairstyle. There are different techniques being used by hair stylists to add new color to hair. Balayage is a technique used for colouring hair. It consists of hand painted highlights that are lighted towards the ends of hair. The colors used in Balayage technique varies from soft sun kissed to dark tones. It is a free hand colouring technique that give versatile results. Basically, the choice of colors depends on the wearer or hairstylist suggests the right color. Balayage short hairstyles are the newest trends in fashion industry.
Balayage short hairstyles are popular due to many reasons. Firstly, a short hairstyle having multiple layers frames the face. The ends of these are curled inwards or outwards. Inward curls give elegant and sophisticated hairstyles while outwards curls give funky hairstyle. Balayage short hairstyles give best results with a layered haircut. Jennifer Aniston is one of celebrities who have sported this hairstyle. Since framing of face looks elegant, therefore, highlights must be subtle and soft. Highlights strands must be smaller in width. Mostly, the color of highlight is lighter than the color of hair.
A shag cut also gives balayage short hairstyles. This haircut has layers of short length and gives fuss free styling. The layers for shag are no longer than 4 inches. Peekaboo highlights are ideal for this hairstyle. The highlights are added underneath top layers to get a dramatic look with the movement of hair.