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35 Beautifully Bold Hair Colors to Consider ...

By Lyndsie

There are so many bold hair colors, and the temptation to experiment is strong. If you work in a professional setting, you may not be able to get away with something really wild. Still, a lot of people, even businesses, are getting much more accepting. Even if you can't dye your hair a vivid purple or a daring red, it's still fun to think about. For the purposes of being really crazy, I've left off the more traditional, “acceptable” colors, even the more outrageous shades of red. Do you think you'd choose some of these bold hair colors if you could get away with wearing them?

1 Rainbow Drama

Rainbow Drama Via Amber's rainbow hair

Many bold hair colors incorporate all the shades of the rainbow. This is a darker, more dramatic take on the trend, with a little mermaid flair.

2 Mermaid Hair

Mermaid Hair Via Crazy Hair Colors for the ...

Speaking of which, shades of green like these always make me think of mermaids, even more than blue and aqua. I think these colors are just stunning, and I love that there are highlights and lowlights.

3 Blue and Black

Blue and Black Via

Blue and black look so gorgeous together. That's such a stunning pop of color in the front.

4 Peekaboo Pretty

Peekaboo Pretty Via Crazy Hair Colors

The hot pink and blue look lovely together, and I love that the colors are on the underside. Would you ever try this, even with a few strands?

5 Aqua and Purple

Aqua and Purple Via For mommy

This combination is enormously popular right now, and the hues do work really well together. This is pastel with a punch.

6 Purple Haze

Purple Haze Via hair

This is a stunning shade of purple, don't you think? It's gorgeously dramatic, and would look wonderful with a variety of skin tones.

7 Ultraviolet

Ultraviolet Via crazy on Tumblr

I love the mix of blues and violets. There's something electric about these colors together, like you almost expect them to glow under a black light.

8 Dark Blue, Dark Blue

Dark Blue, Dark Blue Via PeinadOs BeLlOs.

Every shade of blue, actually, with some gorgeous violet highlights. This is absolutely beautiful, and if I could pull off the look, I'd do this in a second.

9 Pastel Rainbow

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Rainbow hair is everywhere, but this is a softer, subtler take on the trend. I think the braid really makes the look.

10 Neon Madness

Neon Madness Via Cool Hair & Doritos

Not quite a rainbow, but almost. This is neon hair at its best, and it's so very vivid!

11 Tangerine Dream

Tangerine Dream Via What's my favorite color

This mix of orange and pink is just everything. If you look closely, you can spot some hints of purple and fuchsia as well.

12 Tempting Turquoise

Tempting Turquoise Via 11 Crazy Hair Colors You ...

Vivid and vivacious, this color is amazing and it looks fantastic on short hair. Would you ever dare?

13 Purple Ombre

Purple Ombre Via Ombre Hair Coloring

I love ombre looks, and the shades of purple here really work with the trend. It's like a cascading waterfall of royal shades.

14 Pink Ombre

Pink Ombre Via hair!!

Here we have a pink version, and it's absolutely everything. From vivid hot pink to gorgeous white blonde, it runs the full spectrum.

15 Gorgeous Green

Gorgeous Green Via Log in | Tumblr

Is it jade, emerald, or dark teal? Doesn't matter, because it's just flawless.

16 Pink Streaks

Pink Streaks Via Hairstyles

If you ever want some color but can't do an all-over look, you could always go for a streaky look. This is particularly lovely with a black or brunette base.

17 Orange You Glad?

Orange You Glad? Via Crazy Hair Colors for the ...

This is a really incredible shade of orange. It's almost like a tangerine, maybe a coral, but I'm a fan.

18 Lovely Lilac

Lovely Lilac Via My Purple Hair Obsession!

So many celebs have jumped aboard the lilac/lavender train, and it's easy to see why. I love the silvery undertones you often see in this color.

19 Peachy Pink

Peachy Pink Via Google

A little peachy, a lot pink, this is such a pretty mix. Could you carry it off?

20 Blue and Purple Glam

Blue and Purple Glam Via Pure glam coiffure... Crazy hair

The cobalt quality of the blue mixed with the vibrant purple really pleases me. This is just serious color glam.

21 A Royal 'do

A Royal 'do Via Things I may do to ...

There's such a mix of colors here and they really work together. I think this would look lovely with shades of blue and green as well.

22 Hair Chalk Ombre

Hair Chalk Ombre Via Unavailable Listing on Etsy

If you really want a bold look but can't do it permanently, all you need is a little hair chalk. Wouldn't you love to walk around like this for a day?

23 Purple Princess

Purple Princess Via Hairstyles How To - | ...

Not quite lilac, not quite violet, but absolutely lovely. I don't know, I think I just have a thing for purple.

24 Aquatic Attack

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From the green to the teal to the turquoise to the blue, I can't even handle this. It's like a work of art.

25 Pastel Pizzazz

Pastel Pizzazz Via Glitter and gore.

These pastel streaks are just everything! If you could streak your hair with bold colors, which hues would you choose?

26 Purple Blue Persuasion

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Purple and blue go surprisingly well together, and the combo is a big hit. Do you like it, or do you prefer another mix?

27 Radical Rainbow

Radical Rainbow Via Natural/Organic Conditioner

This is stunning. It would make Rainbow Brite jealous.

28 Pastel Surprise

Pastel Surprise Via 29 Creative And Colorful Hair ...

Not only is the undercut too cool for words, but the bright pastel streaks are perfection. I see yellow, blue, purple, and pink, maybe a little teal as well.

29 Rainbow Cascade

Rainbow Cascade Via hair makeup & nails

I really just couldn't resist. Look at all those colors!

30 Pretty in Pink

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This is almost a matte pink, but it's not the same hot pink you usually see. I'm definitely a fan.

31 Mermaid II

Mermaid II Via Crazy Hair Colors

There's something beautifully mermaid like about this color as well. I actually really love that it's so dark.

32 Peacock Ombre

Peacock Ombre Via Etsy :: Your place to ...

You'll have a right to be more prideful than any peacock with hair like this. Green and turquoise make such a fab match.

33 Bejeweled

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This contains so many jeweled tones, and it's so unexpected. I love the dark dramatic shade up top.

34 Cotton Candy Dreams

Cotton Candy Dreams Via pink hair | Tumblr

This is such a sweet shade of pink! I particularly love that you can spot some blue in there as well.

35 Sizzling Streaks

Sizzling Streaks Via LoveMyHair

You could do this with any shade, but I love the vivid, shocking purple in all that dark brown. What do you think?

Your hair is the one thing you can really play around with, whether you choose to dye it a bold color or indulge in an unexpected cut. What's the craziest thing you've ever done with your hair?

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