Seeing red isn’t always a bad thing. Case in point: a warm, bold crimson hair color. Whether you’re a natural redhead that’s looking to switch things up or you want to try a dramatically different shade, there’s no better source of hair color inspiration than the red carpet.
From Emma Roberts’s fiery copper shade to Nicole Kidman’s red-blonde, keep scrolling for the best celebrity red hair color ideas to try at your salon appointment.
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Roberts’s chestnut highlights are just as iconic as her breakout role in Pretty Woman.
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The star’s warm ginger hair color that usually styles in loose, soft waves is proof that you don’t have to be blonde to channel Old Hollywood glamour.
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Stone is somewhat of a hair chameleon, but the way she effortlessly wears various shades of red including this ginger hue, it’s hard to believe that she’s a natural blonde.
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Moore’s natural ginger shade has become her signature that she rarely changes for film roles.
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Rihanna’s rich auburn highlights would warm up any brunette hue.
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If you’re currently a brunette, Messing’s deep auburn shade is the perfect gateway into becoming a redhead.
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Adams’s shade of red is classic strawberry blonde.
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Kemper’s brick red color falls right in the middle of true red and warm auburn.
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The Game of Thrones star’s red is a head-turning golden copper hue.
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A fiery red like the British model and musician’s is guaranteed to always stand out.
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Roberts’s colorist Nikki Lee gave the actress a deeper cayenne-red shade for the 2017 Oscars.
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The Orange Is the New Black star’s auburn highlights compliment her complexion’s warm undertones.
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Bryce Dallas Howard
Although the actress is a natural redhead, she’s added highlights all over to achieve her golden strawberry blonde hue.
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The British singer’s amber shade is just as memorable as her hit songs. Her bright signature shade adds a warm contrast against her cool complexion.
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Kidman’s worn a plethora of red shades through the years, but her most recent color falls on the blonde-red spectrum. It’s a softer alternative to going completely platinum for fair complexions.