Celebrities and Their Extreme Hair Colors
When socialite turned fashion designer Nicole Richie posted her latest photo on Instagram, she raised eyebrows, thanks to her new purple hair.
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However, the wild, random makeover was only for a brief moment.
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Refinery 29 is revealing that the image was “cleverly Photoshopped,” but this isn’t the first time a celebrity has gone over the rainbow with their tresses. Back in December, actress Sienna Miller stirred headlines when she debuted her rose gold ombre on the red carpet, sparking a trend among women on the prowl for a bold new look. However, dramatic color transformations have been having a major moment lately, and we’re not just talking about the usual suspects (we’re looking at you, Lady Gaga and Katy Perry).
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Singers, models, and actresses are all hopping on the bold tresses bandwagon and no mere platinum or red will do. This whimsical hair trend is all about embracing fluorescent hues and edgy, sparkling shades that may scream punk, but are actually viewed as chic on star-studded events.
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While not everyone can get away with fuchsia, sapphire, or simply gray, they’re certain to shock and maybe possibly inspire you to take the plunge on that brand new ‘do you’ve been eyeing.
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Check out the many wild hair colors of the stars below and see when Richie did actually take the plunge:
Posing at a Los Angeles party in 1998.
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Posing with her award at the 2000 Golden Globes in Beverly Hills.
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Attending the 2013 British Fashion Awards in London.
Attending the film premiere of "Her" at the 2013 Directors Guild of America in Hollywood.
Posing backstage after 2013's "The X Factor" finale in Los Angeles.
Arriving at the 2014 Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.
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Attending a 2009 news conference for "Whip It" in Toronto.
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Appearing at the 2010 Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.
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Attending the 2011 Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit in New York.
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Posing backstage at the 2011 American Music Awards in Los Angeles.
Arriving at the 2011 American Music Awards in Los Angeles.
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Speaking during a 2012 news conference in Los Angeles.
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Arriving at the 2012 BAFTA Awards in London.
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Arriving at the 2013 Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit in New York.