Best Loreal Hair Colours – Our Top 10 April 20, 2016

Hair colouring is the practice of changing the colour of hair and is mainly used to cover grey hair. But today, hair colouring is immensely popular and is regarded more as a fashion statement than for covering grey hair. Hair colour was traditionally applied to the hair as one overall colour but now several colours are mixed to produce streaks or highlights, either on top of the natural colour or on top of a single base colour. L’Oreal hair colours have been very popular from the time they were launched. These hair colours are available in many ranges, the most popular being Casting Crème gloss and Excellence hair colour. Most importantly they are user friendly. You don’t need to visit a salon to colour your hair. Now you can colour your hair within the comforts of your home. There are a variety of shades available in both the range of hair colours. The shades available are most suitable for Indian skin tone. Today I will list top ten Loreal hair colour shades of my choice. So read below to know more about them.

Loreal Hair Colour Shades

1. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Color Shade Plum:

L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss hair Color is the most famous of all their hair colors. It is available in 11 stunning shades. The hair colour contains no ammonia and gives a glossy shine to the hair post application. The hair colour gives a nice dark plum colour to the hair which shows well in sunlight. The colour will last for more than 2 month if you take proper care of the hair. It is priced at Rs 525 and is available at all cosmetic outlet.

2. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Color Shade Black Cherry:

The shade Black Cherry is a gorgeous dark burgundy shade. The colour shows only in sunlight yet looks beautiful. It gives a glossy effect instantly but the shine does not last long.  It does not cause any irritation or dryness but it still advisable to do a patch test before proceeding with the hair colouring. The colour provides 100% grey coverage and does not lead to hair fall. A must buy shade from their Casting Creme range.

3. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Color Shade Mahogany:

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This shade is perfect if you are looking to add some colour to the hair without going over the top. Mahogany is beautiful brown shade with red undertones. The colour would suit medium complexion very well. The hair colour works wonders on the hair and gives healthy look with lots of shine and volume.

4. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Color Shade Iced Chocolate:

Iced chocolate is a dark brown shade which gives a plum colour effect to the hair. The colour shows in certain angles in the sunlight and looks quite pretty. The hair feels very smooth and soft post application. It has a sweet smell which vanishes soon after washing the hair. It’s a perfect shade for people who do not like experimenting much with their original hair colour.

5. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Color Shade Dark Brown:

The shade, Chocolate will give a very similar shade to your own natural hair colour. It lightens the hair about one shade lighter. Normally you don’t really notice much change to your hair colour but the hair appears brighter, smooth and soft. It adds life to dull and messy hair and adds an extra shine to it.

6. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Color Shade Ebony Black:

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If you have started developing grey hair and you’re looking for a hair colour that gives 100% grey hair coverage, your search has come to an end. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Colour in Ebony Black is just meant for you. The hair colour gives an even black colour and imparts a healthy shine to the hair. The colour stays for good 6 weeks.

7. L’Oreal Casting Crème Gloss Hair Color Shade Chocolate:

Chocolate is a reddened brown shade which has a lot of depth and is more than the typical brown shade. The shade does not suck life out of the face like other common brown hair colour. The colour makes the face appear brighter and the hair colour gives a nice sheen and softness to the hair. A great shade for olive toned beauties.

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8. L’Oreal Excellence Crème Hair Colour Shade Burgundy:

L’Oreal Excellence hair colour is rich in keratin which strengthens and revitalises the hair and keeps the hair strong. It gives a rich and long lasting colour which lasts for more than 2 months. L’Oreal Excellence Crème hair colour is available in 9 shades. Burgundy is a muted red shade which looks gorgeous on medium to dusky skin tone. The colour shows well in sunlight and makes the hair look shiny and healthy.

9. L’Oreal Excellence Crème Hair Colour Shade Natural Light Brown:

Natural Light brown is 2 to 3 shades lighter than the original hair colour. The colour post application is same as you see in the box. This colour would suit fair to medium complexion. Leave the hair colour for 30 minutes and rinse off. You will see a nice, healthy brown coloured hair.

10. L’Oreal Excellence Crème Hair Colour Shade Aishwarya’s Brown:

Aishwarya’s brown is a dark brown shade which does not really add colour to the hair. It is the best colour for those who want to cover grey hair but do not want to go for a black hair dye. This hair colour gives a natural looking hair and adds life to dull looking hair.

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  • Manya

    Good post Arshi.. all Loreal is a superior brand.. best of the best. I feel its moderately priced and offers good results. :) i really love the chocolate shades.. it makes the fair skin girls look really pretty.

    • Arshi Ahmed

      Thanks Manya :)

  • Deepakshi

    Never colored my hair:( should try it soon

  • Gurleen

    oh loreal is my absolute favourite too! It has a number of colour options and then there is the perfect results also that it offers. They don’t over price you and you can just pick on basis of skin tone.

    • Gagan Heer

      Loreal is best but it color my hair only for 5 days after that my hair return grey please give me advice to cover my grey hair for 20 days at least because I am working girl and I have shortage of time