I don't know about you, but my mum and grandma have spent years making sure nobody knows they were going grey...the horror of it! Well, thanks to a little thing I like to call irony, grey hair is now ALL the rage. After looking through the below pictures of how fabulous it looks, I can totally see why.
Before wow-ing you with how fierce the salt-and-pepper hairstyle can look, we decided to ask the obvious question: how on earth do you dye your hair grey? Turns out, it's not as hard as you thought. It actually entails dying your hair bleach blond, toning out the orange spots, and then using shades of violet dye to give you a nice, grey hue. Given all the bleaching it entails, it's recommended that you make the transition over a longer period of time. Here's some visual aid to help you with the process:
Now that you've seen how to do the look yourself, let's give you some photo inspiration to convince you that it's not actually blonds who have more fun, it's those grey ladies! Whether you choose a super light grey tint, or a deep violet, your hair looking old has never looked so fresh!
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This article was written by Dagney Pruner. Follow her on Twitter @dagneyp