A quick look at the trendy hair colours that are here to glam up your clients’ cold winter season


There’s nothing better than trying new hair trends and transformations between seasons, and winter is the season to try on some interesting styles especially when it’s about a brand-new hue making the waves. While some colours have been trending since 2020, it just takes some really spunky hairstyles and cuts to bring out the colours boldly with expertise and the right techniques.

StyleSpeak looks at some of the dreamy, fancy and funky hair colours that are sure to rule the coming year. So, read on to glam up your clients with the coolest winter hair colours in early 2022.

Ginger Brown
Ginger brown is a trending shade that most people are going to look out for this winter of ’21- beginning of ‘22. It depends on what your client’s personal choices are with the colouring technique. An all-over ginger would look absolutely stunning, but if that sounds too intense for your client, you can do a balayage to softly blend a ginger shade with brunette roots. Aveda Blue Malva Shampoo deposits the right amount of blue pigment to enhance the bright and glossy look brunette shade while eliminating the brassy look.

Smokey Blue
With undertones of ash and gray, this smokey blue shade is a great choice when it comes to winter hair colour trends. It works beautifully for people with cool undertones of skin. This simply fabulous-looking shade can also make your client look glamorous with that ashy look. The Tigi Bed Head Color Goddess is a fantastic shampoo for blue hair color lockdown technology that protects hair colour from UV radiation. The nourishing formula is rich in protective oils such as sweet almond oil, coconut oil, vitamin B5, vitamin E, and keratin.

Pumpkin Spice
Pumpkin spice trend has always been a favourite among clients as well as colourists. The texture is all about being vibrant and acing the nuclear orange tones. It suits almost every hair type-be it wavy, curly or even with a pixie haircut, and if your client has a warm skin undertone this one’s just the right pick. Triple Threat Brunette Shampoo uses blue tansy oil to reduce brassy tones and boosts the hair’s gloss and shine.

Mulled Wine
Mulled wine is a fresh and vibrant shade of red that adds an extra tang to the look. The mulled wine hair trend is definitely here to stay for many more winters to come. It has a classy look and suits all lengths of hair especially when done with a balayage. For your clients to have the colour maintained for a long time. recommend a shampoo and conditioner system like Matrix Total Results Keep Me Vivid Shampoo and Conditioner.

Ultra Violet
The opposite to being subtle. If your client is someone who loves to create a bold statement, this vivid cool-toned purple hue is a must-try. Ultra violet looks gracefully bold with intense shine. A fantastic product to enhance that shine and glossy look is Kérastase Elixir Ultime L’Huile Original Hair Oil. It will not only add shine but also deeply nourishe the hair from within.

Chocolate Almond
Move over chocolate brown… the chocolate almond colour is the brunette shade of Dec.’21/ Jan. ‘22. A dessert-inspired brunette shade with streaks of caramel and gold throughout, it looks as sweet and eye-catching as the dessert itself. L’ange Brunette Boost Shampoo tones down the brassiness in all shades of brunette hair.

Caramel Balayage
A classic winter hair colour that suits every skin tone, the Caramel balayage is a gorgeous hair coloring technique that sweeps in light and natural brunette colors into a darker base resulting in a bonnie sun-kissed look. Your clients are sure to love this look especially if they’ve got wavy tresses. The Blue Crush Shampoo is a fantastic choice for brown hair that deposits a brass-fighting tint in the hair, protecting its shine and luster.

Mushroom Brown
Chocolaty and deep browns and brunettes with a variety of combinations will top the charts by being the first choice for hair colour. So, whether your clients prefer their brunette shade to look ashy or cool, mushroom brown hair is just the right pick. With grayish undertones, this ashy brunette shade is a fantastic hair colour for those with cool undertones in their skin. Recommend blue toning hair care products to your clients for maintenance of their ash brown tresses to avoid the ashy hue from becoming brassy. One of the best hair-colour toning shampoo and conditioner systems to suggest is Redken Color Extend Brownlights Shampoo and Conditioner.

These hair colour trends are sure to take on the beginning of 2022 with their warm and icy blends and perhaps even dominate the other shades that walk in seasonally throughout the year. So, check out what your clients are looking for and paint their locks with the hues of the coming year! Happy Colouring!