Prepare your hair appointment – salmon sushi hair is about to change your life!

Salmon and sushi lovers: this tasty-looking hair colour trend will brighten up your day!  

From pink champagne to blorange, we’ve had a taste of some amazing hair hues of late, and now, ‘salmon sushi’ has swiftly joined the ranks of our favourite hair colours.

And before you ask: no, it’s not the same as ‘millennial pink’. On the contrary, this pretty trend is a beautiful blend of pink and peachy hues and is inspired by, well, salmon and sushi.

We predict that this sophisticated, salmon sushi hue will reign supreme, trending well beyond summer into autumn and winter. So, if you are an avid lover of fun, mesmerising hair hues, keep scrolling!

The hottest salmon sushi hair hues from Instagram


Sushi hair - long pastel peach pink hair worn in a half-up hairstyle with a geo hair accessory
Sushi hair? This colour is so good you could almost eat it. Credit:

Torn between Pixie Lott’s peach tresses and Suki Waterhouse’s pretty pink locks? Now you don’t have to! Just ask your stylist to merge the shades together for an utterly unique, salmon sushi-inspired hue. Credit: @mai.errezarretok 

Sushi hair - long hair with waves in the mid section with pastel pink peach hair colour
Make waves in the hair world with the hottest hair trend this season. Credit:

The best thing about this salmon-inspired hue? It works on all skin tones. Just have a chat with your stylist before you take the plunge, they will be able to assess which shade you will need and can adjust the colour to ensure you get the most flawless and flattering results. Credit: @jesstheebesttcolor


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Editor’s tip: Sold on the salmon sushi trend? If you are thinking of trying this hue, we suggest keeping your newly coloured tresses in tip-top condition by switching to a wash and care system formulated especially for coloured hair. Try the TRESemmé Colour Revitalise Colour Vibrance Protection Shampoo and Conditioner combo, it’s one of our faves!

Sushi hair - mid length hair with half-up space buns
Step up your hair game with this pretty salmon sushi-inspired colour. Credit:

For those of you that have already taken the plunge, why not take your newly coloured tresses for a spin with a trendy hairstyle like space buns or unicorn braid? It’ll look great at this season’s festivals and beyond! Credit: @haiirbysam

Sushi hair - long pastel peach pink hair with loose waves
This is the perfect summer hue for festivals. Credit:

While many have opted for pastel hues, there is definitely room to adapt the colour to suit your personality. So, if you are feeling experimental ask your hair colourist to add deeper tones to your tresses if you’re a fan of vibrant and brighter pinks and peaches. Credit: @au_cosy

Sushi hair - bob length pastel pink hair with peach tips ombre
You can even experiment with ombre and balayage. Credit:

And don’t forget, there are a number of ways you can rock this trend. For bold beauties, you can go for statement all-over coverage, while eager experimenters can dabble with ombre. And if you’re more faint-hearted? You can always give balayage styles a shot! Credit: @slkhair 


Thirsty for more mouth-watering colours? Then, see what other hair hues are trending by heading over to our Hair Colour Ideas page, now.

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