Victoria's Secret Angel and Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model Lily Aldridge's honey faded multi-dimensional ombré hair is almost as famous as her near perfect abs.
The lovely Lily (born November 15, 1985) is a California girl who historically has showcased long chocolate brown bombshell waves, often parted down the center.
Long Wavy Layers Are The Perfect Base
The model's gradual, wavy layers which start at her jawbone cascade into long uniform edgy layers which are the perfect base for her highlights and low lights.
As if her shiny chocolate brown tresses weren't stunning enough, Lily has them regularly amped up with perfect honey golden highlights.
Dark Chocolate Roots To Honey Edges
The ombré highlights are perfectly faded from her darker chocolate roots down to luscious lighter honey golden edges.
When Lily appeared on CBS's 2 Broke Girls near the end of 2014, her tones were much more subtle.
Depending upon the time of the year, Lily's current performance commitments and other variables, her hair seems to change.
It appears to constantly transition from extremely subtle highlights and low lights to a more significant multi-tonal fade.
Lily's Celebrity Haircolorist Tracey Cunningham
When Lily appeared on The Talk right before Christmas 2014, her ombré tones were much more defined.
Famed go-to LA celeb hair colorist Tracey Cunningham, was quoted in Allure Magazine as saying Aldridge's beautiful fade is "by far one of the most requested looks in my salon.
There’s just something appealing and easy about those bleached-out ends.”Although the death of ombré has been called, it's a gorgeous hair color trend which shows no signs of heading anywhere near the morgue.
If anything, it continues to be one of the most popular hair color trends.
Redken Color Formulas
A long time Redken celebrity colorist and co-owner of LA's Meche Salon Tracey has known Lily since "she was a little girl".
Tracey is responsible for the model's gorgeous hair color.
The Internationally known colorist and co-owner of Meche Salon in LA utilizes Redken color products.
Tracey recommends Redken's High Lift Conditioning Cream, Redken Pro-Oxide Cream Developer and Redken Chemistry Extreme for creating ombré fades like Lily's.
At-Home Maintenance Is Key
Although her ombré faded hair looks high maintenance, it's actually effortless when cared for properly.
Tracey recommends Redken Blonde Idol shampoo and conditioner for maintaining the colors.
Warning: Do not attempt to re-create ily Aldridge's multi-tonal hair at home. Please visit your professional colorist or locate a Redken expert.
Summary - Lily Aldridge's Honey Faded Ombré Hair
Lily Aldridge's honey faded ombré has won her entry into the most-coveted celebrity hair category formerly dominated by celebs like Jennifer Aniston, Kim and Khloe Kardashian, the Jenner sisters and Taylor Swift.
Although she's drop dead gorgeous, the Victoria's Secret supermodel is also very down-to-earth.
She mentions in an interview on the Victoria's Secret website that she loves chocolate.
Who can argue with that?
Blog Dedication: This blog is dedicated to chocolate expert and Victoria's Secret superfan Rick Yager.