31 Caramel Hair Colors That Are Just *Chef's Kiss*

We're not sure who needs to hear this, but it's time to open up a conversation about caramel hair colors. Brown-based hair colors often get a bad rap for being plain or boring, but this unique tone, which straddles the line between brown and blonde, is anything but. Caramel hair colors do typically skew more on the brown side, but the versatility here is simply unmatched.

Sure, blonde is fun, but the complexity of caramel colors makes them almost mesmerizing to look at, in the best way possible. They can range from light to dark brown, even encompassing a smattering of darker blonde hues, and are flexible enough to serve a wide range of skin tones and eye colors. Plus, there are endless highlight and lowlight options in between that can take almost any base color into caramel territory.

Long story short, caramel hair colors are some of the prettiest options out there. Don't believe us? We scoured the internet for the receipts. Ahead, check out 31 caramel hair colors that send our hearts into a fluttering fury, and be sure your screenshot your favorites to share with your colorist.  

The BEst Caramel Hair Colors: Cindy Crawford

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Cindy Crawford's complex caramel color is straight up art.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Linh Niller

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Blogger Linh Niller's butterscotch hair color is proof that hand-painted, caramel highlights can add the perfect amount of warmth to darker hair.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Beyonce

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No one can hold a candle to caramel hair queen, Beyoncé. Her multi-tonal color situation is always a win.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Gigi Hadid

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Gigi Hadid's rustic blonde is the perfect hue for those who don't want to fully commit to bright flaxen hues.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Ana De Armas

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Ana de Armas shows us that a touch of color from mid-shaft through the ends can create an insane amount of depth.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Jennifer Lopez

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J.Lo always falls somewhere between caramel and true blonde, and we love the thick, retro color panels she's rocking right now.

The BEst Caramel Hair Colors:

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If you thought ombré hair was over, let Kelly Rowland's chic strands tell you a different story.

Blogger Marianna Hewitt's caramel color features the perfect amount of warmth, with a touch of near-blonde in the ends to keep things light and playful.

This advanced hair serum includes polysilicone-29 and chamomile to smooth frizz and protect your hair color.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Gisele Bündchen

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Gisele Bündchen is practically the poster child for pretty light-brown and caramel hair colors. She's always getting it right.

Suki Waterhouse's beachy waves perfectly display her amazing color.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Sofia Vergara

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Face-framing highlights like Sofía Vergara's are so pretty.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Jasmine Tookes

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Darker-brown hair can get in on the caramel color train, too. Jasmine Tookes's subtle highlights are the perfect example.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Jessica Biel

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Jessica Biel is just another star who has discovered the brightening power of well-placed highlights.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Miranda Kerr

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Miranda Kerr's hue is soft and delicate yet impactful. We love how the bulk of her color is focused around her face.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Olivia Munn

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Some highlights can easily brighten up dark brown hair like Olivia Munn's.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Ciara

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Ciara's single tone is so rich and beautiful.

Keeping your bonds strong after color processing is super important. This strengthening shampoo is a must for those lifting their hair color caramel.

Ashley Graham's perfect caramel color looks natural and anything but basic.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Eva Longoria

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We've said it before, and we'll say it again: Face-framing highlights are just so good. We love Eva Longoria's.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Addison Easterling

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Addison Rae's voluminous texture really puts her intricate color on display. 

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Camila Morrone

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Camila Morrone's caramel highlights perfectly complement her natural, deep-brown hair color.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Kaia Gerber

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Yes, Kaia! We're loving the model's new sun-kissed shade.

One could argue that Lily-Rose Depp's hair is more dirty blonde than caramel brown, but we think her strands are just dark enough to fall into the caramel color family. 

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Ciara Harris-Wilson

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Even when she's paying homage to Queen Bey, Ciara knows how to nail a hair moment. Her hair color here is perfection.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Alesa Chung

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Alexa Chung's natural-looking brown color is understated and gorgeous.

Keep brassiness out of your color with this brightening conditioner.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Doutzen Kroes

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Doutzen Kroes shows us just how light one can go with caramel hair colors.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Aimee Song

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Aimee Song's signature light-brown locks laced with blonde highlights have become a benchmark for cool-girl color.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Halle Berry

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Halle Berry's effortlessly gorgeous highlights are so dreamy.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Lily Aldridge

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Lily Aldridge is another dark-haired diva who's discovered the magic of caramel highlights.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Jessica Alba

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Jessica Alba's hair reaches pretty bright blonde tones at times, but this saturated caramel tone is so perfect.

We love this gorgeous gradient tone on Melanie Liburd. The way the color accentuates her natural curls is just swoon-worthy.

The Best Caramel Hair Colors: Ashley Benson

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We're just going to say it: Ashley Benson looks even better with caramel hair than she does when she's rocking the platinum blonde.

Up next, a celeb colorist says these will soon be the most-requested hair colors.

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