Long Black and Purple Curls Lavender ombre hair on the base of black locks would look rather dramatic and require a profound bleaching. Black and violet ombre color is no less impressive and it truly flatters the long black mane.
Have you seen the new L'Oreal Feria Ombre hair color out there for home use? You start with dark hair, and comb in the highlights on the bottom. Ombre hair usually looks like bad roots to me, but this is pretty, with all the different colors.