Pastel Power Your Summer Hair Shades | Salon Secret Africa
Popular Hairstyles

Pastel power: Your new summer hair shades

22 November 2018
bright pink medium length hair
Salon Secret

Salon Secret

The online destination for all things hair.

The site showcases stylists’ professional expertise and promotes the latest industry innovations. Through smart, conversational content, Salon Secret brings stylists to their clients in a new way.

Want to look super-hot this summer? Then you’ll want to check out the latest hairstyle trend that is pastel power! Pretty candyfloss pinks, baby blues and dove greys are making headlines this year and, believe it or not, almost anyone can pull them off.

 

A pop of pastel

 

Let’s face it – there’s nothing subtle about this look. Having said that, there is a way to tone it down if you feel you want to. Instead of dying your hair one colour from root to tip, why not opt for the classic ombrè style instead? Sporting natural locks that gently fade into the pastel colour of your choice can look mad trendy – and it’s probably a better option for work, too!

 

Going all the way

 

If you’re feeling particularly daring, there really isn’t anything stopping you from going the whole hog and embracing the pastel power trend with open arms. If you’re wondering how to dye your hair pastel pink, blue or grey, we recommend heading off to an expert. Your hairdresser will be able to advise you on the best colour for your skin tone and will ensure that the result looks professional, sleek and tidy.

 

Caring for your new tresses

 

As with most dyes, pastels are certain to fade over time. Avoid this by using the right hair care products to preserve the pigment. We love the nourishing and colour-protecting L'Oréal Professionnel Vitamino Color A-OX Masque.

Pretty, candyfloss pinks, baby blues and dove greys are making headlines this year and, believe it or not, almost anyone can pull them off

Taryn Bloem National Education Manager for L’Oréal Professionnel

I like this article
Be the first to like this article

Oops, something went wrong! Please try again later...

More to discover

Sushi coloured hair: woman with salmon pink hair colour
28 March 2019

Satisfy your sushi craving with this striking hair colour

Feeling a little bored with your hair colour? Salmon sushi hair is a delectable, unique twist on pink hair that you simply have to try!

African woman scratching hair and scalp
22 November 2018

Decoding hair porosity and what it means for you

It’s hard enough taking care of your hair without throwing in terms you don’t understand. So, here’s decoding hair porosity.

5 things to do with your hair this winter : woman with balayage hair brunette
01 August 2018

5 things to do with your hair this winter

We’ll take any opportunity to change up our hair, and what better reason than a change of season?

Salon Locator

Salon Locator

Find your nearest hairdresser on our Salon Locator and experience the latest hair trends and techniques by the best hair experts. Visit a salon and benefit from their professional tips, which include all regimens to maintain and prolong your hair look at home. It's time to get pampered!


Cookies

We use cookies to give you the best user experience and personalisation on our site and third party sites. By continuing to browse our website, you consent to our use of cookies. For more information, see our Cookies Policy.

X