Hair Colour

Visit The Hair Colour Experts In Paignton, Devon

If you are looking for a sensational hair colour that is kind to your hair and scalp but also looks vibrant and shiny, you will love the hair colour at David Youll Hair Salon in Paignton, Devon.

One of the hair colour products we love is hair colour, an innovative permanent dye which is suitable for vegans and contains no nasty ammonia or paraphenylenediamine (PPDs). It was created to supply salons and customers with a very safe product which is gentle on the skin and hair structure while also delivering great colour and shine.

We also use the high performance Pure Energy MC2 and M3K colour ranges which are available in more than 80 shades.  They can lift colour by up to four tones and completely cover grey and white hair.

Our colour technicians are all highly trained, qualified and experienced in all techniques from highlights & lowlights to classic shades like blondes, brunettes and red-heads, to beautiful balayage and fashion hair colours.  We are also renowned for our hair colour transformations and colour corrections.

Please note:  If you are new to hair colour, or have not had your hair coloured with us for six months or more, you will require a quick patch test at least 48 hours prior to your hair colour appointment.

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Highlights & Lowlights

Foil highlights or lowlights are a very popular colour applications which create beautiful multi-tonal shades. You can opt for a full head of highlights – which is great for anyone who regularly wears their hair in an upstyle as it ensures an even hair colour all over – or a half head of highlights which ensures the top and sides of the hair are covered.  A tint with scattered foils is an option which gives results of a more subtle highlighted or lowlighted colour.

Rooted Balayage With Foilayage

If you want to see quick results, and have a low maintenance hair colour, then foilayage is a great colour service for you! This colour looks just as fantastic grown out as it does freshly done in the salon! We recommend a touch-up anywhere between 8-10 weeks. The foils help speed up the lightening process and create a brighter, more brilliant result.

We love rooted balayage with foilayage highlights. Lived in blonde shades, smoked roots and warm sun kissed blonde hues are also popular choices.

Top Trending Fashion Hair Colours 

Fancy being a bit bolder? Why not ask for a bright fashion hair colour - red, blue or purple perhaps - the choice is endless!

A quick look at our Instagram page will show you some of the amazing hair colours we have created for our clients.  We can deliver just about any shade you desire, whether that is a subtle pink pastel hair colour, a vibrant fashion red or something inbetween!  Depending on your base hair colour, and the condition of your hair, it may take more than one appointment to reach your desired colour, so make sure you book in for a free consultation before you start your hair colour transformation journey.

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The balayage hair colouring technique is one of the hottest hair trends because it allows us to add beautiful highlights throughout your hair to create a blended, natural low-maintenance look with no obvious regrowth lines. The final look will be completely bespoke for you. We will blend sections of light and darker shades to create a multi-dimensional look and can even place the colour to enhance your facial features.

Not sure what to ask for - ombré, balayage or root stretch?  Balayage means ‘to sweep’ so we use a ‘sweeping’ freehand motion to blend subtle shades vertically throughout your hair.  Balayage is usually used to create subtle sun-kissed streaks through the mid-lengths and ends for a multi-tonal look. Ombré gives a more defined demarcation line between the two colours used, giving a transition from a darker colour into a lighter colour, generally focusing the lighter colour towards the ends of your hair. 

Root stretch balayage is a variation on these two looks and, as the name suggests, we add darker colours near the root area so your roots look longer and less obvious, blending naturally with the rest of your hair. Whatever look you desire, talk to your David Youll colourist about your ideas so we can create a bespoke hair colour for you. 

Colour Melt Hair

Colour melting is a popular hair colouring technique that is used by stylists to create a gradual blend of colour from root to tip. The effect is designed so you can't tell where one colour starts and the other one ends. To create a natural, lived-in look, a subtle transition between lighter highlights, or a blonde balayage, is 'melted' with the root colour to create softer, less obvious lines of demarcation which you often get from traditional foil highlights.

Colour melt hair can be low maintenance if you opt for natural shades of brown and blonde, however, bright, vivid hair colours that are different to your natural root colour will require more regular top-ups.

Transitional Grey Hair

Grey hair is very much on-trend and being embraced by many who are tired of the constant maintenance and wish to showcase their natural shade.

Growing out grey hair can be a challenging process, but it is also empowering and liberating! Transitional grey is the latest hair colour service offering a way to embrace grey hair while skipping the long grow out process. Whether you want to blend away those first unwanted grey hairs or go all in with a natural silver-grey hair colour, we’re here to support you and your choices.

Colour glosses and toners offer a great way to freshen up a dull, lifeless hair colour, while a scattering of subtle highlights will gently blend unwanted grey hairs.

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Colour Correction & Colour Changes

Our colour specialists really do have the skill, knowledge and expertise to correct any hair colour disasters you may have experienced elsewhere. We are well known for our hair colour expertise so, if you are unhappy with your colour, please call us as soon as possible so we can help.  You can book in for a hair colour correction consultation with one of our friendly team, who will work with you to achieve the correct colour result for you.  The same goes for those of you who are considering a complete hair colour change. 

Please do not try this at home as hair colour transformations are complex and require a professional touch. 

100% Satisfaction Guarantee 

Our highly trained hairdressers will work tirelessly to ensure you are completely happy with your hair.  In the unlikely event you are not 100% satisfied, we will work with you until you are.  It's our job to ensure you leave our salon looking and feeling amazing and we won't stop until we achieve that for you.

Book Your Hair Colour Appointment 

If you are looking for the best hair colour in Devon, then look no further than David Youll Hair Salon in Paignton!  Call us on 01803 524416 to book in for a complimentary consultation or book your hair colour appointment online.  We look forward to seeing you soon.