Just when you thought all the ways to get subtle highlights with a bottle of bleach and a brush had been discovered, enterprising colorists come up with one more. Introducing "fluid hair painting":

The hair is separated in sections, and then hand-painted on a large flat surface. It's kind of like Balayage, except you need way more equipment and it makes a better Instagram photo:

#fluidhairpainting !!! Zo gaaf ! @kleinknip 😍

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Sources: h/t BuzzFeed | Modern Salon