Madonna’s Dramatic New Hair Color Sends A Strong Political Message
With many hair salons closed or operating at reduced capacity during COVID-19, more and more people are turning to at-home color. This might lead you to believe that root touch-up kits and subtle, natural-looking box dyes would be in the highest demand, but the biggest quarantine color trend by a landslide has shaped up to be a whimsical shade of cotton-candy pink.
For proof, we've rounded up the biggest (and most surprising) celebs that have gone pink over the past six months. From Ava Phillippe and Keke Palmer to Madonna and Sarah Michelle Gellar, scroll ahead for everything you need to know about the feel-good self-isolation hair trend. Plus, shop the best semi-permanent dyes, conditioners, and temporary rose-gold tints that can help you cop the same look from your own bathroom this fall.
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Madonna's new pastel-pink dye job comes with a timely call to action: vote. "The 3 faces of a girl who just Voted," the music legend captioned her Instagram slideshow debuting her fresh pink strands. "Get out there and take responsibility people."
It's still over 100 degrees in California, which means that many celebs are still embracing summer's lightest and brightest hair-dye trend. Actress January Jones accents her classic blonde bob with a little pastel pink tint (plus a cute headband by Sarah Curtis), proving the color trend can work well into fall.
Country star Faith Hill just influenced us to bring back the crown braid — upgraded with a dusting of pink hair dye. The pretty hair change was captured by Hill's husband of 24 years, Tim McGraw, who posted this candid shot with a sweet caption: "Dang, I love this girl." (Now we're grabbing a temporary pink hair dye while playing "The Way You Love Me" on repeat).
Reese Witherspoon's daughter is mom's mini me in every way, except that her hair isn't blonde but a shade of cotton-candy pink. In addition to the DIY color, the 20-year-old star also took a pair of fabric scissors and gave herself a fresh quarantine haircut.
The dancer and KINRGY founder recently went ombré pink. Even if it was a short-lived look, her expert application served as a ringing endorsement for wash-out temporary dye.
The RHOBH star (and new mom of three) just showed off a fresh rose-gold dye job, referring to it as her post-baby transformation. "After having a baby, I always do something drastic with my hair," Mellencamp captioned her latest selfie. "This time, I thought pink!"
The GMA co-host has been trying lots of different wigs and weaves in quarantine, and our favorite look has to be her ombré updo, with sorbet-like swirls of orange and pink.
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Gellar dyed her signature blonde hair an ombré pink in an effort to humiliate her kids. Whether or not embarrassment ensued is unclear, but the internet was most certainly in full support of a pink-haired Buffy.