Hidden Rainbow Roots have been making their way across the internet for over a year, now. The idea is that the artfully placed rainbow tresses peek out to the world underneath one’s “regular” haircolor, as a dark root might do on a “blonde.” Its a take on today’s mullet: all business in the front, and a party in the back. Thick hair is a must for this style.
It’s harder than it looks: keeping the dye colors from bleeding onto one another during the process is an art and should not be attempted by the novice hair-colorist! The process in a snapshot:
As with any trend, there are some hybrid-like variations on the original. Here’s more of a free-style, tye-dyed rainbow root look…
…some rainbow roots which are NOT hidden…
…just flat-out rainbow hair….
…and guys who are getting on the rainbow train, as well.
images via marieclare, instagram, pinterest