12 Rainbow Hair Ideas to Wear for Pride 2021
While lockdown may have put a stop to the usual Pride parades and parties, that doesn’t mean the celebrations aren’t still going ahead! With many Pride events going online this year, we thought we’d celebrate by showcasing our favourite rainbow hair colours. So, however you’re celebrating, get inspired with our most vibrant hair inspiration – and don’t forget to save your favourites.
Rainbow tips are a fun and creative way to wear the colours of the Pride flag in your hair. Credit: @samihairmagic
Hidden Rainbow Hair
The hidden rainbow hair trend is an Instagram favourite that’s perfect for Pride. Leave the top layers of your hair your natural colour and dye the under layers in bright, rainbow hues. Credit: @hilaryphillipshair
Make the rainbow effect even more of a statement with this half-rainbow, half icy blonde creation. Credit: @ziabyrd
Editor’s tip: Want to make sure your rainbow hair stays looking bold and bright for as long as possible? The key is to make sure to wash your hair with a colour protection range like the TRESemmé Colour Shineplex Shampoo and Conditioner. This sulphate-free duo keeps colour vibrant and shiny for up to 12 weeks.
Blessed with coily locks? Enhance natural curls with pops of colour for a bright and party-ready Pride look. Credit: @biahulmann
Peekaboo Rainbow Hair
Looking for a more understated take on the rainbow trend? Try this subtle peekaboo effect by only dyeing one small section of hair for a pretty flash of colour. Credit: @sami.acornartistry
Business up top, party underneath – this rainbow undercut will wow everyone when you tie your hair up into a bun.
Rainbow roots are a great way to get playful with your regrowth or to add a touch of colour to your hair without having to do your whole head. Credit: @manes_n_mugs
Rainbow Buzz Cuts
We like to think of these rainbow buzzcuts are works of art. Bright hair colours are worked with shaved styles and patterns to create a cool, 3D effect. Credit: @janine_kerr_hair
If you’re looking for a look that has Pride summed up, this is it. With multicoloured rainbow locs and gemstone embellishments, this look is Pride personified. Credit: @palomabarbiezinha
Want to add a touch of sparkle with your hair? Rainbow glitter hair creates a rainbow effect by painting different coloured glitters on the hair. All you need is a paintbrush, glitter and lots of gel. Credit: @nikkilee901
Neon Rainbow Hair Dye
Neon rainbow hair works pretty rainbow hues in light neon tones. This cool trend is perfect for those that want to work rainbow colours in an even more dazzling way. Credit: @cozmic.color
Rainbow chalks are a way to temporary add colour to your hair and the best part is that they require no commitment! Credit: @studiodiy