Consider Jordin Sparks
's and Lake Bell
's fiery highlights as ombre's edgy, trend-setting sister. "This color is an awesome twist on ombre," said L’Oréal Professionnel celebrity colorist Jason Backe, who works with Bell. Sparks's hairstylist Varo Lopez recommends asking for a dark to light gradation. "You want the colors to graduate and melt together," Lopez said. "It shouldn't be just a dark base on top of red ends, each shade should blend with the next. Since this style has a root to it already, maintaining it is easy."