Before you know it you’ll be swapping out sarongs for sweaters, espadrilles for duck boots, and sun-kissed highlights for more seasonally appropriate shades. To help you get a jump on your new color way, we asked New York City colorist Stephanie Brown for her best bets for fall. Nirvana blonde, anyone?
2Chestnut & Cinnamon
Why mess with a good thing? Spiced reddish browns like chestnut and cinnamon are on-trend season after season—for good reason. “They add warmth and work great on most skin tones,” explains Brown. And they’re also versatile: Try a single process like Issa Rae or as an ombré accent on a darker base, Brown suggests.