There is something so charming about you. You’re Bree Olsen from Desperate Housewives, you’re hilarious and totally relatable Grace from Will & Grace, you’re Australian darling Isla Fisher and so, so much more.
But collectively, redheads only make up 3% of the world’s population so your needs can sometimes be overlooked. It’s fine, we’ll help you – with our edit of the best products suited to your hair and skin type.
Murad Invisiblur Perfecting Shield Broad Spectrum SPF30, $65.00Buy now with free delivery
The Fitzpatrick scale, a numerical classification system used by skin experts, helps to estimate the response of different skin types to UV light. Skin types are organized into six categories according to their coloration.
According to this schema, redheads generally belong to skin type I or II – fair and more likely to burn than tan.
Well that’s not fair. Luckily Murad has developed a dual-action sunscreen that doubles as a primer. A convenient pump tube dispenses a lightweight, invisible formula that disappears into the skin, delivers anti-ageing action, blurs imperfections and keeps you protected all day, everyday. This should one of the very first steps in your daily routine.
Anastasia Brow Definer - AuburnBuy now with free delivery
Anastasia Beverly Hills – the queen of eyebrows, presents the beloved Anastasia Brow Definer in Auburn – ideal for tinting brow hairs the natural way.
This retractable, mechanical pencil has a thick, triangular tip that outlines browns and fills sparse areas in one fluid motion. The smooth, creamy formula glides effortlessly to cover and define, while the soft bristled end blends for a natural finish.
Christophe Robin Shade Variation Care - Chic RedBuy now with free delivery
Even natural red hair can begin to look dull. It’s important to keep it properly balanced with protein and moisture – this will ensure the color stays vibrant.
You can do this with the repetitive use of hair masks. Christophe Robin’s temporary color mask boosts your hair’s natural red hues. Infused with healing qualities, it will refresh and restore hair back to optimal health.
Get back your fiery red locks with this formula for dark chestnut/red hair.
bareMinerals Matte Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15 (Various Shades), $28.50Buy now with free delivery
Between redheads, sensitive skin is the most common skin type.
Where possible, opt for powder-based products, like bareMinerals’ Matte Foundation. This formula is brought to you by the experts in minimal, mineral cosmetics and is clinically proven to reduce the appearance of pores.
The winner of several accolades, it delivers a veil of flawless, long-lasting coverage that feels comfortable on the face.
Rita Hazan True Color Ultimate Shine Gloss - RedBuy now with free delivery
Rita Hazan’s True Color Ultimate shine Gloss in ‘Red’ is an in-shower color-enhancer gloss that works to revive and extend the color and radiance of red and auburn hair.
This salon-worthy formula will intensify the richness and brilliance of red and auburn tones. A cocktail of panthenol, pro vitamin B5 and silk proteins revive and revitalize hair’s vibrancy whilst moisturizing and boosting natural shine for healthy, light-reflecting locks. Hair is left with a salon-fresh, radiant and intensely glossy finish!
HairMax Hair FibersBuy now with free delivery
HairMax Hair Fibers are natural keratin protein hair building fibers that blend and cling to your existing hair to hide receding areas and provide visible density, volume and natural-looking coverage instantly.
Especially great for redheads suffering with hair loss or thinning hair who are looking to restore confidence!
Laura Geller Iconic Baked Sculpting Lipstick - Mulberry StreetBuy now with free delivery
There are some common misconceptions about red tones not suitable for redheads. Throw that rule book out the window and play with red variants to your heart’s content. Turn heads with a wine or plum-colored shade, such as Laura Geller’s Iconic Baked Sculpting Lipstick in Mulberry Street.