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Best hair accessories for brunettes

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Find the right accessories for you

Whether you have deep chocolate curls or auburn strands, here are the best hair accessories for brunettes.

Find the right accessories for you


Keep the hair out of your face and add the finishing touch to your look with a headband in a deep, vibrant colors like turquoise, ruby red or purple. Metallic really stands out; gold and silver work well, but stay away from copper if you want your headband to show.


For a natural, low-key look, use black or brown barrettes to style your hair. Add some pizzazz with barrettes adorned with jewels in clear, blue, red and green.

3Tinsel time

Hair tinsel in gold and silver really stands out and adds sparkle. Style your hair as normal, and keep other accessories to a minimum (or at least, limit them to natural brown).

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