Golden brown hair sports a lighter shade that has become popular in the world of brunettes. It provides a warm, bright tone without having to go blonde all the way. One advantage of this tone is that it can be achieved without the need of bleaching your hair. It creates more dimension and eliminates that boring look in brown hair. There are many different dyeing options to achieve this tone. Below are 50 examples that you might want to give a try.
# 1 Golden Balayage
These mermaid locks sport dark brown color. Balayage highlights of blonde add some flair to this style. The locks are styled into wonderful concave waves and cut at the bottom to terminate just below the shoulders.
Here’s an excellent choice for those that don’t desire straight copper hue. It sports light brown tone that is mixed with copper blonde. The result is a glowing hair that looks great in summer.
# 3 Subtle Golden Color Melt
These dark brunette locks are given warm balayage highlights of golden brown that provides a pretty cool look for autumn. The locks are styled into a long bob cut and sport beachy waves that spice up the whole look.
# 4 Golden Balayage Ombre
This long layered hair sports shadow roots that slowly melt into golden highlights for that super sexy look. The locks are curled at the bottom to add some swag to this style.
# 5 Caramel Locks
This style has the elegance of a root melt technique. It sports a dark top that transitions midway into balayage highlights of golden brown. The result is a nice balayage ombre that makes this mermaid hair pop.
# 6 Golden Brown Bob Cut
This bob haircut is given the glow of golden hue that accentuates the soft waves and curls. The locks are finished with flat iron to achieve the most curls and add some volume to the hair.
# 7 Golden Low Lights
Here is a toned down balayage that sports dark roots. It has a nice blend of light brown lowlights and peekaboo highlights of blonde. The result is a nice ash brown balayage ombre that create a pretty cool look in this long, wavy bob cut.
# 8 Smooth Copper
This hair sports the smoothness of Tennessee whiskey color that literally glows with great beauty. The locks have a dark base that is brought to life by the copper highlights. It really adds some flair in this concave bob cut.
# 9 Peachy Golden Tones
This layered style provides a pretty cool look in the world of caramel hair. It sports golden tones that are given a boost by a big blow dry finish. The locks have lots of curls that provide a soft hug on the shoulders.
# 10 Balayage Bronde
This mid-length hair is given the shadowy appeal of dark roots. The roots transition a few inches out into balayage highlights of blonde. Some silver streaks come in handy to add a sparkle to the wonderful beach waves.
# 11 Golden Side Part Short Hair
The dark roots of this hair are given a fiery touch by granting them that glowing look of golden brown tone. The locks sport a side part and are given a root lift at the front. The lift creates a flattery bang to get you more attention.
# 12 Golden Balayage Highlights for Brunette
This long layered mermaid hair has a dark top that is given a dramatic transition to glowing highlights of brown. The overall look is a glowing balayage ombre that is given a boost by tons of curls to create that soft appeal.
# 13 Caramel Balayage
This fall hair sports a refreshed look. It has chocolate tone that blends harmoniously with highlights of brown. The locks sport a sleek and smooth finish that end in swing curls at the bottom.
# 14 Champagne Hair
Here is a wonderful balayage ombre that has a dark top that slowly fades into highlights of golden brown. The style has a side part that sports more volume on one side. It is styled into nice S-waves that make the locks look lighter.
# 15 Soft and Sunkissed
This sun-kissed balayage ombre has bronze highlights that add flair to this short bob cut. The hair sports intricate waves and curls that give it more volume and a perfectly cool look.
# 16 Beautiful Golden Sombre
This style is set for the summer sun. It sports soft caramel ombre that has golden brown roots for the perfect touch up. The locks have long layers that provide the gorgeous appeal of wonderful spiral waves.
# 17 Ashy Golden Locks
Here, you get an ashy brown top that originates right from the roots to the bottom. Golden streaks are added to transform it into a perfect attention grabber. The locks are long, center-parted and layered to provide that killer look.
# 18 Golden Highlights
This hair provides you with lots of gold tones. The gold highlights create the illusion of sun-kissed locks. They provide a wonderful warm tone that blends perfectly with the natural brown hair.
# 19 Bouncy Blow Dry Golden Brown Hair
This hair is given an inspiring new look. It literally glows in its golden brown tone. The locks are let loose and given intensive curls that create a voluptuous bottom. The result is bouncy locks that have lots of glow to brighten your day.
# 20 Caramel Highlights
The warm caramel highlights give these locks a wonderful touch. The style sports balayage highlights of gold that blends with the brown locks to provide a nice combo of cool and warm tones. This long bob cut has concave waves that add some sophistication.
# 21 Traditional Gold Foils
Here is a glowing reverse ombre that transitions from a blonde top to a dark bottom. This caramel locks sport the elegance of foiled waves that cover the entire length. They give the locks a lighter finish for improved natural movement.
# 22 Copper Balayage
This hair has an intense copper tone that creates a glowing balayage in the dark shade. It sports shadowy roots and has some nice concave waves to give the hair more dimension.
# 23 Warm Golden Brown Hair
These thinned brunette locks are given that knockout look by adding some glowing brown tones. However, the glow is not that intense making it a perfect choice for those who don’t want lots of attention. The style has the flattery look of side swept bangs.
# 24 Luminous Golden Beachy Locks
This glowing ombre sits well in the smooth, wavy locks. It has a dark shade at the top that covers about one-third of the length. The rest sport balayage highlights of blonde that works well in making the locks naturally luminescent.
# 25 Mocha Waves
Here is a killer hairstyle that sports a dark to golden ombre. The locks are long and less dense to give them a lighter touch. A floral crown comes in handy to provide that elegant, bridal finish.
# 26 Rooty Copper Hair
This luscious mermaid style sports dark roots that transition about 2 inches down into a glowing copper tone. The copper highlights have some little dark shade to them that create a wonderful balayage ombre. The locks have long beach waves and a center part for added sophistication.
# 27 Golden Blonde Accents
This hair has more glow in the underlying layers. It features ash blonde tone that is energized by gold blonde highlights. The locks sport a center part and are given the elegance of waves at the bottom.
# 28 Soft and Natural Golden Beauty
This style sports a copper tone that creates a soft and natural appeal. The copper highlights overpower the dark shades at the roots. The hair is thick, which makes it perfect for a sophisticated twisted updo like this one.
# 29 Copper Blonde Foilyage
This hair is as sexy as it can ever be. It sports a harmonious blend of copper and blonde tones that maximize the glow in it. Foilyage technique is used here to give the locks wonderful S-curls that create a more intricate and lighter finish.
# 30 Golden Curly Locks
This hair sparkles in the golden brown tones that are evenly distributed throughout. The result is more natural looking locks that have a forest of curls to add to the elegance. The locks are braided on the left side and side swept to shift the volume to the right.
# 31 Lovely Golden Brown Balayage
Here you get the convenience of both warm and cool tones. However, the warm tones created by the golden highlights are more intense to add more glow to the silky locks. The locks have beautiful waves that grow more intense towards the bottom.
# 32 Golden Sombre
This is a soft take on the ombre technique. It sports ginger hair on top. The ginger tone changes dramatically to a copper tone that stretches to the ends. The locks are given a sleek look and thinned to shed off some weight.
# 33 Brown Caramel Highlights
There is a perfect marriage between the golden highlights and the dark shade of brown. The color combo creates a beautiful balayage that makes this long bob cut stand out. It is a great color combo for those that desire a perfect balance of warm and cool tones.
# 34 Autumn Orange
The orange tone creates the lovely fall sweetness in this hair. The orange tone is more intense at the bottom half. The top sports a dark shade with orange streaks that add more life to the hair. The combination creates a beautiful balayage ombre that is given a swing at the end.
# 35 Ashy and Glowing
The ashy tone doesn’t stop this hair from adding some little brightness to your look. The brightness is achieved by adding caramel highlights of golden brown. The locks are given a shiny finish and have elegant beach waves from mid-way down.
# 36 Voluminous Light Brown
This bouncy hair transitions from a dark top to lighter bottom. The locks sport a light brown tone that is given some silvery sparkle from the middle to the base. The locks sport tons of volume and have contoured waves that give them a bouncy feel.
# 37 Copper Babylights
Here you get shadowed roots that slowly fade into copper babylights. The mermaid locks are textured and styled into a lob cut that has soft waves to it. This is a color combo that provides warmth in all the right ways.
# 38 Glam Golden Brown
This hair is given a great blowout. It sports shadowed roots and honey brown tone that covers the entire locks. The golden brown tone gives the locks more dimension. The locks are given a messy touch, layered and curled at the ends for added volume.
# 39 Honey Hair
The short dark brown locks are given some little upgrade by adding some balayage highlights of honey blonde. The locks are styled into a short bob cut and given an undercut at the nape of the neck. The result is a bold look designed for brave women.
# 40 Lovely Warm Sombre
The caramel highlights of blonde create a super sexy look in this sombre hair. It provides lovely warm tones that are hard to go unnoticed. The locks are given a long bob cut with some slight waves to for extra dimension.
# 41 Gold and Chocolate Melt
Here you get the breathtaking look of sunkissed locks that make use of the balayage technique. The style sports chocolate locks on top that blend with balayage highlights of golden blonde from the middle to the bottom. The result is melted locks that sport natural curls to refresh the whole look.
# 42 Copper Pixie Cut
This short hairstyle has a beautiful auburn brown tone in the base layers. For more definition, it has copper highlights at the sides and rustic blonde in front.
# 43 Glossy Rich Golden Brown Hair
The locks here sport a complete honey blonde tone and are given a super glossy finish that adds to the glow. The hair is side swept and layered. It has slightly contoured waves that cascade effortlessly from the middle to the base.
# 44 Copper Hair with Dark Streaks
Julia Roberts has something to make her glow with beauty. She sports copper hair that has dark streaks in the underlying layers. She gives her locks a side part and side swept bangs for that sexy finish.
# 45 Multi-Tone Golden Locks
Jennifer Lopez decides to incorporate more tones in her locks to make them unique. She sports dark roots that stretch into a golden blonde tone. The blonde tone transitions into copper extensions that have a silvery sparkle in them. The extensions have lots of curls that take her gorgeous looks to the limit.
# 46 Fiery Golden Hair
Here, Adele adds some fiery touches to her locks. She concentrates more glow to the front locks and gives a rustic blonde finish to the back. Spiral curls come in handy to bask in the glow of her hair. This look has become truly iconic.
# 47 Golden Brown Balayage Ombre
The ombre in this hair is quite inconceivable. It is greatly overpowered by balayage highlights of honey blonde that give Jessica Alba a decent share of warm tones.
# 48 Light Brown with Blonde Tips
Cara Delevingne decides to go for a light brown tone that stretches from the top to the base. She makes the ends much lighter by sporting blonde tone at the tips. The locks are given a perfect center part and the elegance of concave waves stretching from the middle to the base.
# 49 Beachy Golden Brown Hair
In this style, Emma Watson opts for some little balance. She gives her hair an equal share of cool and warm tones. She sports the golden blonde tone that has some dark shades in it. The roots are given a shadowy look and a world of beach waves styled into the locks for a gorgeous finish.
# 50 Brown and Golden Blonde Balance
Here, Angelina Jolie decides to go for a more balanced look. She sports a harmonious blend of brown and golden tones. The color combo creates a warm look without being showy. It gives her curled hair a more natural look.
Adding some glow to your brunette hair doesn't have to be that difficult. You can choose to experiment with one of the examples above. However, ensure you have dark hair in the base in order to achieve the maximum effect.