So you've heard of ombre and dip-dyed locks, but we bet you've never heard of the hottest Spring-Summer 2015 beauty trend: Granny hair!
Yep, #grannyhair is an actual hashtag on Instagram, you guys. More women are dyeing their locks in seductive grey-silver tones—making it one of the most sought-after hair colors for the season.
How do you pull off this hair color? Cut is everything. Long, whispy layers will make the color pop, and will also help you avoid looking like lola. That, and mixing the grey tones with blues, purples, or greens to create highlights will make a more dynamic hair color.
The trend isn't about turning all your strands completely grey. Most hairstylists would also combine grey with black, so the look isn't severe. In the end, you're left with black roots that turn silver as the color cascades. Think of it as Ombre 2.0, like so:
Notice how her hair isn't completely bleached, so that there are hints of black and blue.
Still not sure if you're up for it? You can still get silver strands, but ask your stylist to just dye the ends:
What do you think of #grannyhair?
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