Dark Hair Light Eyebrows – Blonde is always in, but when you have turned your dark brown hair to a pale shade of platinum, your eyebrows are a dead giveaway that your light locks are not even close to true. But here’s some good news for all you brunettes-gone-blonde: light hair and dark brows are trending for 2016.
Now that brows are so massive in the beauty world, the way you style, pluck, and color your brows can entirely alter your appear. “Pairing dark brows with light hair appears great because of the self-assurance it exudes,” Matrix SOCOLOR StyleLink stylist George Papanikolas told Excellent Housekeeping. He adds that it “instantly makes the eyes pop” — a massive benefit we’re absolutely loving.
Plus, dark brows and pale hair is a time-tested way to make a statement. Classic Hollywood actresses like Marilyn Monroe, Mae West, and Catherine Deneuve rocked this appear decades before it hit the contemporary day red carpet.
So is there a shade that looks best with blonde hair? Papanikolas warns against going too dark — you want them to look fierce, not harsh. And if you happen to be still not confident which color to pick, he recommends asking your colorist what variety of hues to remain in so your brows will complement your present hair color and skin tone.
And if you need a small refresher on how to properly fill in your brows, check out our simple brow grooming tutorial to achieve oh-so-flattering face framers.