Neon rainbow hair is the latest trend brightening up our Instagram feed

Somewhere over the rainbow! ?  

Social media strikes again! Having already seen a wealth of bright and beautiful hair hues surface this season, some have been left scratching their heads, wondering how they can stand out from the crowd even more. Well, it seems Instagram has the answer: neon rainbow hair.

Combining 2 of summer’s hottest colour trends (rainbow and neon hair), the end result is a head full of tones that dazzle all who behold it! Got your attention? Good, now dive right in and be inspired by the boldest colour concoction to date.

Get flashy with neon rainbow hair this summer


Neon rainbow hair - half-up hairstyle with rainbow hue
Rock a half-up style to perfectly shoes off your rainbow hue. Credit:

Under the rainbow

Play neon rainbow peek-a-boo with this half-up, half-down hairstyle. We love that the top section of this Instagrammer’s hair is a solid shade of pink, while her underlayers are highlighted with neon rainbow tones, meaning she can pick and choose when she wants to shine brightest! Credit: @pulpriothair

Editor’s tip: Tempted to get on this neon rainbow trend? Remember to use a wash and care system specifically formulated for dyed hair. We love the Dove Colour Care Shampoo and Conditioner, which will help maintain your hue’s vibrancy and keep your tresses in tip-top shape!

Neon rainbow hair - rainbow coloured ombre on long hair with waves at the bottom - back view
This rainbow ombre style will have you looking like a mermaid. Credit:

Rainbow mermaid

This beautiful ombre is giving us serious hair envy! The graduation of colour is so stunning (and reminiscent of a Fruit Pastel icelolly), especially when paired with this Instagrammer’s lengthy mane. It really is a made match in hair heaven. Credit: @hairbyjosh_u

Neon rainbow hair - long bob length wavy rainbow colour hair side view
Light up the world with this electric neon style. Credit:

Electric neon

When you loved the holographic hair trend, but needed something a little bolder, in comes this electric neon hue. Show off your colour with a wavy style for the perfect illuminating finish. Credit: @cozmic.color

Neon rainbow hair - rainbow coloured roots on light blonde hair mid length
Dip your toe in the trend with rainbow roots. Credit:

Rainbow roots

Scared to go for an all over rainbow hue? Then test out the trend with this cool rainbow roots style. You can also do this in reverse and go for neon rainbow tips – which will you choose? Credit: @haileymahonehair

Neon rainbow hair - bold rainbow coloured hair in french braid
Look like the friendliest dragon with this flaming braided ‘do. Credit:

Neon dragon

Enter: the neon rainbow dragon! With the bold orange and red hues taking focus in this Instagrammer’s hair, we think she looks like the friendliest dragon around, especially when her hair is styled in a side French braidCredit@hairbymisskellyo


If you can’t get enough of fantastic hair hues, then head on over to our Hair Colours page. There you will see all the latest hair colour trends and celebritytransformations take place before your very eyes!

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