Looking for the best sweeping hairstyle for your short, medium or long hair? Check out these styles, and you’re sure to find the one you like.
Sweeping is a French hair coloring technique that has seen a growing trend and will make its appearance in 2018 while some celebrities like Selena Gomez and Jessica Alba bring it to the attention of the public. Traditionally, sweeping is associated with curly or wavy hair, but it can also be applied on straight hair with fabulous results, as you will see soon.
Sweeping is a freehand paint painted on hair without a leaf or cap, and in the hands of a talented barber, can bring astonishing, natural, sunny looks, and much, much more. The effect can be subtle, natural or dramatic depending on the colors and contrast selected.
Some people confuse sweeping with shadow, a shadow effect, and if you are one of them, see sweep vs shadow stand up. Then come back here to see the latest sweeping trends. In some hairstyles, the sweep is combined with the shade to give a person a unique look.
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The best hairstyles Sweeping for straight hair for 2018
Now that we are all aware of what is digitization, let us dive into our best choices to inspire your next right hair color ideas.
Blue hair sweep for Asia
Check this blue sweep on an angled bob for Asian hair. It is mainly blue denim, gray and purple, with a pop accent and a bright blue color. It’s an incredible color combination for short, straight black hair.
Pewter and silver sweep for Asian straight hair
Show a tonal tin, muted, and silver on long black hair at your next event. The color is mixed with a hint of ash brown to keep the overall look subtle.
Ashes Blonde and Lilas Sweeping
Transforming beautiful Asian black hair into blonde ashes is dramatic in itself. Adding lilac reflections softens the look while taking it to the next level. It’s pure elegance with a pop.
Blonde sweep for straight hair
This side part, of medium length, straight hairstyle has a warm warm brown base infused with gold blonde highlights and blonde champagne. It is a gradual color change that anchors the face with darker tones while brightening the overall appearance.
Subtle sweep of mixture
Apply a subtle sweep to give your hair a soft, sunny look. Sometimes the best scan for the corporate professional is just a hint of color. Choose this for a super yet natural look.
Blonde Bob Sweeping
You can also brush short, straight hair. Choose a dramatic contrast for immediate impact.
Silver blonde sweeping
For fine, silver hair, darken the roots to add contrast. This color mix works best with fine, thin hair.
Asian black long hair sweep
For Asians with long brown or black hair, sweeping can bring a lighter brown tone to accentuate brown eyes.
Medium brown hair sweep
For medium length brown hair, bring a lighter color to the face to frame, lighten and brighten your look.
Long Brunette with sweet highlights
Rejuvenate long dark brown hair with soft highlights to bring out your inner shine. The many lines of color bring a new look.
Asian pink gold sweeping
For Asians with medium length straight hair, a rose gold sweep brings a warmer tone to black hair. Choose this if you want to go bold, but not outrageous.
For a more dramatic look, mix the copper tones with your pink gold sweep.
Asian medium length hair sweep
Asians with medium length hair blend to a light blonde color for a lighter tone with easier maintenance.
Brunette Blay Sweeping Mix
Brunettes with long straight hair can try a spectacular and seamless mix of brown to blonde. Incredible transformation
Long Sweep of fine blonde hair
For long, straight, straight hair, get this blonde sweep with strawberry highlights for a fabulously rich look. From the darkest blonde to the lightest, it’s a mix and a surprisingly graceful transition.
Asian Subtle Brown
Sweeping Asian hair with soft natural highlights to give a subtle and elegant look. Choose this look to keep a conservative look while showing off a natural sunny look. It would work well in any professional setting office.
Asian gray-blonde hair Balaya ge
To stand out from your friends, the Asian sweep can incorporate gray and gray-blond shades. Choose this for an amazing look that complements your natural color.
Sweep and Shadow Blend
Sweep and shade can be layered together to soften the abrupt color change of the typical shade. Mix sweep and shade to give a mixed look with reflections.
Long gray, ash sweeping
This delicate graceful transition transition to blonde and blonde ash is positively striking.
Blonde sweep on long dark brown hair
Straight and dark brown hair with blond sweep and caramel.
Short Dark Brown with Blonde Sweep
Dark brown short hair with a dramatic flow to the shiny blonde and light. Choose this to get out of the ordinary without going over.
Asian pink hair short sweep
Asian wearing a sweeping pink and blonde sweep with dark roots on medium and straight hair, looks amazing. The rose exudes delicate femininity with a defined style.
Long brown with gentle blonde color sweep
Sweep on the long straight brown hair.
Beautiful sweet, ashy blonde color with babylights. It is a beautiful look for those who have fine and fine hair.
Jessica Alba Sweeping
Jessica Alba shows off her dark brown hair and caramel brown highlights.
Asian Blonde Sweeping
This Asian blonde sweeping hairstyle shows the graceful transition that is possible with this technique. The seamless look looks natural but striking.
Pastel pink on blonde sweeping
A soft pastel pink sweep adds a delicate touch to blonde hair. It is a graceful look that will distinguish you from others.
Asian with purple sweep
For an Asian with straight hair looking for an amazing hair color. Several shades of purple and a touch of gray come together to add a vibrant highlight to a dark-haired hair color.
Blue Denim Sweep
Give your black hair a silver denim accent. Show your fun, but conservative side with this muted blue look.
Related: Blue Denim Hair Color Ideas
Straight Turquoise Sweep
For a beautiful, fashionable color that works well with long black hair, check out turquoise. This color works best when paired with a complementary eye shadow.
Long Red Sweep
Add a fiery red sweep to your brown hair is a sure way to grab the attention. This color is not for the faint of heart. But if you have the personality to match, this red color will take you to the next level.
Selena Gomez Caramel sweep
Selena Gomez with a long straight brunette hairstyle. A delicate sweep of caramel adds grace and elegance to her already magnificent look.
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Ash Blonde Lob Sweeping
This blunt lobed haircut associated with a sweeping of blonde ashes in a shadow style seems incredible. The super delicate reflections create a soft and feminine look.
Asymmetrical Short Blonde Bob Sweeping
For this asymmetrical blond bob, the sweep creates depth and dimension throughout the hairstyle. This is one more example of how sweeping can lead any haircut to the next level.
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Thank you for staying with us until the end. We hope you enjoyed the pictures and that you were inspired to try scanning on your own straight hair. Let us know which one you prefer, or if you have your own ideas about the hair colors you can share with us. Share your thoughts in the comments section below.