Imagine strolling out of the hair salon on a sunny October Saturday after a long-awaited appointment with your favorite colorist. Whether you spent six hours taking your dark brown hair to shiny platinum, or went in for a quick caramel highlight around your face, you're probably on cloud nine, running your fingers through your new hair and smiling as you catch your reflection in a storefront window.
While the allure of fresh, glossy color knows no season, fall really is the best time for a refresh. Why? You're likely at a yearly low for environmental stressors like sun and salt, it's when most of us have fun switching up our wardrobes, and holiday party invites are just about to flood your inbox.
Have we convinced you to try something new yet? Ahead, we're breaking down the seven chicest hair trends sweeping through New York City this season. From rich red to cinnamon blonde, there's a shade here that will have you calling your colorist, booking the next available appointment, and experiencing your own brisk afternoon new hair flip moment.