8 Pink Hairstyles for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Go pink for the cause.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and during this time many brands, organizations and celebrities come together to raise awareness and support the cause. Besides participating in a walk, wearing pink clothes or a pink ribbon brooch, you can also show your support in a fun way with your hair. That’s right, whether you choose to dye, or use temporary hair color, you can sport a fun pink hairstyle to raise awareness. Go pink for the cause with one of these awesome pink hairstyles for Breast Cancer Awareness Month:

pink hairstyles for breast cancer awareness month pink ombre
Pink ombré all the way!

1. Pink Ombré

Mix your take on the gray hair trend with a fun pink dip-dye for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. If you don’t want to have the color long-term opt for a semi-permanent hair dye. Style your hair into a fun wavy ‘do to put your new dye job on full display. For a flexible hold, spray Catwalk by TIGI Work It Hair Spray through your hair after styling.

 

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Let your ringlets rally for the cause. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

2. Pink Ringlets

Support the cause while making your curls pop with a burst of pink. After washing your hair, use TRESemmé Flawless Curls Extra Hold Mousse to give your curls a boost and tons of definition with a long-lasting hold.

pink hairstyles for breast cancer awareness spray on
The color is temporary, but the support for the cause shouldn’t be.

3. Spray-On Pink

If your reason for having pink hair is merely for the Breast Cancer Awareness month cause, opt for a pink-colored spray-on color that you can wash out when you’re tired of the look.

hot pink hair wavy side shave
Why not sport a punky undercut?

4. Pink Hair Waves With Undercut

To raise awareness, many women opt for also shaving their hair. A side-shave or undercut shave is a trendy way to go partially bald for the cause.

pink hairstyles for breast cancer awareness month mermaid braid
A mermaid braid is always fun!

5. Pink Mermaid Braid

Want a fancy braided hairstyle to try on your hair to attend a Breast Cancer Awareness event? Try out this cool mermaid braid.

pink hairstyles for breast cancer awareness month french roll
This vintage updo is equal parts ladylike and edgy.

6. Pink French Roll

Mix a vintage style with a modern twist. Here’s how to create a cool French roll updo.

pink hairstyles for breast cancer awareness month pink bob
Let your bob stand out.

7. Pink Bob

Go pink and bob it! If you’re not ready for the commitment, consider trying out a wig. Need help? Here’s what you should look for when buying a wig.

pink hairstyles for breast cancer awareness month crown braid
Once a queen, always a queen.

8. Pink Crown Braid

Remind all survivors that they are still strong queens with a pink crown braid. Use our easy pull-through crown braid tutorial to learn how to recreate the look.