Unconventional and unconventional hair colors have been very popular in recent years. They began as the centerpiece of music festivals and began what we today call the “festival look”. After that, they spread to Hollywood and conquered the whole world from there. And purple hair is the absolute star when it comes to this beautiful trend.
One of the reasons why so many people go purple hair more than anything else is that this color has so many shades to choose from. From pale lilac or sea foam to burgundy, raisins and wine, there is a shadow that suits every mood and personality. Here are 60 purple hair ideas to help you discover yours.
1. Purple hair in a messy bun
One way you can wear your newly acquired purple hair shadow is to tie it in a messy knot on your head. It’s a relaxed and uncomplicated hairstyle that will get you through the day.
2. Long, purple hair in lavender
If you have hair that long, then it will be a statement if you dye it in a purple hue. The color and the very loose hairstyle with a simple long braid on the back remind us of Pixies of the old days.
3. Purple hair in violet shades
Here is a wonderful hairstyle in the form of a reversed Dutch braid. Apart from the fact that it adorns the back of your head and not your crown, it will also show the many shades of purple in your hair, thanks to the beautiful weave.
4. Princess bubble gum
One way to channel your inner child is to stain your hair in purple chewing gum. The beauty of this endeavor is that it does not have to be a uniform color. You can add some pink and blue highlights here and there to spice things up.
5. Violet shade of purple hair
Go for Violet with a few well-placed curly locks and a messy knot in the back. To get the curls, you can use your curling iron and some mousse. Apart from that, you can tie it into two- or three-strand braids overnight.
6. Purple hair with top braid and knot
Here is a stunning hairstyle. Not only is the purple hair color fantastic, as it has several shades, but the do itself is also nice. Pick a big strand on your head and braid it halfway up. You can tie the rest in a bun.
7. shades of magenta
Another shade for you when it comes to purple hair is magenta. The darker tones go upside down, while the lighter ones are reserved for the tops. Beach waves and a braid will layer it and showcase all the colors.
8. Purple hair for special occasions
Although purple hair is considered unconventional, there are some shades that you can wear even at most traditional and classic events. Here is an eggplant shadow, loosely held together by a gemstone ornament.
As already mentioned, nothing works better with neon-colored hair that braids it. The waves highlight all the shades in your beautiful hair better than being able to carry them loose.
10. Royal Amethyst
Amethyst is a type of quartz. Consequently, it has always been a favorite among jewel makers. Therefore, you can now adjust your jewelry to your hair, with this beautiful violet.
11. Ghosts of the forest
There is only something really magical about purple hair. Here is a dark tone with only a handful of light strands. It is held together by a French plait at the back of the head, making it even more surreal.
12. Freezing pastels
You can also be queen of ice if you wish, as long as you wear this fantastic bright pastel color in your hair. The purple hue makes it like ink combined with ice water and then shaded on your hair.
13. Short purple hair
Purple hair does not have to be long to be beautiful. Here’s an example of a stunning purple bob with loose beach waves. The nose ring and cat eye make-up make it even more special and feminine.
14. Long and superimposed
However, if you opt for the long version, you can always straighten it and get a multi-level haircut. That way, you’ll look like the fabulous version of a rocker chick ready to rumble.
15. Purple hair and steampunk style
The idea of combining a deep shade of purple hair with a steampunk ornament is truly awesome. The vintage silver in this butterfly hairpin emblazoned the purple hair in a fantastic way. Keep your hair as straight as possible to copy this look.
16. Bob, purple and grunge
Here’s another bob, long and complex this time. The dramatic make-up and the purple denim jacket ensure that you are immediately prepared for the catwalk. Pull light or pastel highlights around your face to soften your facial features.
17. Fairies and flowers
Once you have colored your hair purple, you can go just as well. Ornaments are always fine, such as. These little white spring flowers are spread over your purple curls. It has a very summery feeling that every girl should experience.
18th purple purple hair
Nothing says sensitivity and fragility like purple hair. This model has also added a few indigo peekaboos to their purple hair to give it more depth and depth. To copy this look, consider a long, layered haircut and some fancy beach waves.
19. Candy Colored Purple Hair
Here are a shadow and a haircut that fit every occasion. You can wear it both in the office and at a girls night out. It’s a medium-sized chopped off bob in various shades of purple, purple and eggplant.
20. The vintage hairstyle
They did not wear much purple hair in the 40s and 50s. However, you can still make the pinup trend your own by wearing a chic and fashionable hair band. Tie your hair together in a fallen bun.
21. Fishtails and mermaids
We are pretty sure that if Ariel had a choice, she would also have dyed her hair purple. Just see how beautifully this light indigo shade is packaged in a perfect fishtail.
22. Double shaded purple hair
If you dye your hair in this color, it does not have to be a single color. Keep it with two or more colors, just like this lovely lady. The results are guaranteed.
23. Deep burgundy purple hair
To replicate this look, you need to add a few beach waves to your long curls. Apart from that, you can beautify the dark burgundy color with a few hair pieces, just like this crown of golden metal leaf, fitting for a queen.
24. Pastel grunge
Another interpretation of the purple hair grunge look is a shoulder-length bob, layered and disheveled. Add a collar and theatrical make-up to complete this ensemble. You can wear a dull plum-lip, heavy eyebrows and purple smoky eyes.
25. Inky shadow
This lovely lady has chosen ink as her favorite shade of purple hair. She also wears a long bob, with very soft beach waves, indigo tips and dark roots of eggplant. Keep your makeup to a minimum for this.
26. Short and elegant
Here’s another choppy bob, with longer strands that hug the face, of course, in pastel purple. The model has a heavy side pony and a high top bun that we’re just going crazy for.
27. The colors of the rainbow
The violet rainbow that is because that’s what you can see in this example. It’s a short bob where you can find almost all the shades of purple hair you might want. Besides, she also has icy blonde hair underneath.
28. Framboise Shades
Framboise is French for raspberry. Still, it does not have to be just the taste of your favorite macaroons. You can also use this shade as an inspiration for your quirky hair color in case none of the other purple hair tints do justice to you.
29. Pure art
There is no other way to describe this hair color and hairstyle than to call it pure art. It is a classic and shiny combination of very dark roots, metallic turquoise in the middle and delicious purple for the tips.
30. Ombre Purple Hair
Embrace fall with this perfect ombre hair. The roots as well as the beginning of the strands are a deep eggplant color, which is then becoming easier towards the hair tips. Choose your own shades and go ombre before the holidays.
31. Pastel purple hair
What do you get when you combine frozen blonde with pink chewing gum and different shades of purple? Sheer perfection. Braid it in a simple three-strand piece to make it look fresh and relaxed.
32. Grape Crush about Blonde
Here is a very interesting selection of colors and shades. They have blond and rose gold on the top and near the roots and a nice shade called grape jam near the ground. The color palette becomes particularly visible when you straighten your hair.
33. The orchid shade
The perfect definition of the bed head, this gorgeous lady also sports a purple hair orchid shade. Keep your make-up for a natural look to a minimum and you can not go wrong. Not to mention the selfie options here.
34. The messy braid of pastel purple hair
If you have or decide to go for pastel or, even better, ombre purple hair, you can always wear it in a messy braid. Take some of the darker streaks and use them to crown your head. In this way they contrast with the lighter shades on your head.
35. Dark purple can mean goth
You can get a dark and bold attitude with a Goth Twist when you add a shade of eggplant purple to your already dark hair. A black collar, a lip ring and a very dramatic make-up complete this look. Do not forget the light skin tone.
36. A wine shade of purple hair
His name really does justice because this color is so beautiful and rich that you can simply pick it up and drop it into a glass. It’s very daring, but without being too violent, so it could be the perfect choice for any occasion.
37. The Katy Perry Purple Hair
Maybe the biggest promoter of the purple hair trend is nothing but singer Katy Perry. In recent years she has worn several shades of this beautiful color and has become an inspiration to us all.
38. Bows and ribbons
Bows and ribbons in a messy purple hair add up to female and fairy. Add a touch of buttery lace to your outfits for a vintage vibe of that look. What could be better for Christmas Eve?
39. Viking pigtails on purple hair
It’s true that most Viking women were blonde. That does not mean that you can not always wear your killer braids. Straighten your hair with many of your favorite products. Therefore you can continue to braid some of the longer strands.
40. Sea Foam Blue and Purple Hair
The name of the Shadow could be a bit romantic here, but that has never stopped us in the past. This sea foam blue and purple hair color has charmed us all, just as icy and clear it is.
41. Cruella De Vil in purple hair
If the Disney villain Cruella de Vil had opted for purple hair, this would have been her favorite color. Nevertheless, this gorgeous bizarre hairstyle has nothing to do with being a villainy. In fact, it looks as cute as they come.
42nd Festival Purple Hair
As mentioned in the introduction, nothing says festival like purple hair. Also, if you add an oversized flower pot, your next appearance on Coachella or Burning Man will not go unnoticed.
43. The iris hipster
Here is a very hipster look with iris-colored purple hair, face piercings and statement glasses. The eyebrows are deeply chocolaty to perfectly frame the face. The lovely lady also wears vintage cat eye makeup.
44. Multilayer Ombre Purple Hair
Right off the catwalks of the desert, here’s a look for hot summer days. The long hair is layered and chopped, giving it a feeling of volume. The color is a beautiful indigo to the shoulders. Apart from that, it is up to the waist of the model in the colors pink and purple ombres. The tips are almost white-blonde.
45. The hair of the goddess
Here is a goddess weave shaped into perfect curls with three different colors: blue, purple and purple. In fact, the hair itself is so remarkably well-styled that the colors just seem to jump and fit together perfectly.
46. Top Knots and Bandanas
You can also consider a hairstyle with a bit more street credibility. Opt for a scarf tied in a West Coast Tupac style on the head. Tie your head into a messy bun with a donut and you can go.
47. Delicious eggplant
In addition to eggplants, eggplant can also be the inspiration for your next hair color. This dark and soft purple hair tone is perfect for the winter time. Combine it with minimal makeup and jewelry. In this way it will be able to light itself.
48. Sangria and highlights
Take a look at the Spanish drink Sangria and wear the color on your head. It’s a very cool spring look when you can braid your hair and wear an oversized sweater to keep up with the trends.
49. Queen of the fairies
One way to bring out your purple hair is to use other colors at the same time. Therefore, apart from the purple shades, this lovely lady also has pink, orange and yellow hair. The colors of the rainbow can be your friend, if you know how to style them properly.
50. Long lace knots and braids
If you want to attend a fancy event, this could be the hairstyle for you and your purple hair. The updo consists of a long messy knot with a simple braid on each side.