Color reflections and light shades in the hair, highlights that look like kissed by the sun: Balayage is just absolutely in vogue! But while the natural color look has long been celebrated in France, subtle color technology has only been a must-have on our heads for about a year. But what exactly is Balayage? And where is the difference to other strands and coloring techniques?
The staining technique Balayage produces streaks of different thickness, length and intensity. The term as well as the technology itself come from France and means something like “sweeping”. This refers to the stitching technique that the hair stylist hands-free with a brush and in a movement that is similar to sweeping on the hair.