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25 Trending Pastel Hair Ideas To Swoon For

We’ve all seen it. Instagram and Pinterest sprinkled with all of those gorgeous butter, lavender and even some mint shades covering the head of some even more gorgeous ladies. Colorful tresses are in and we’re giving you some extra inspiration. Check out these 25 trending pastel hair ideas to swoon for below!

1. Purple Streaks

Pastel hair diy

Brit + Co is showing off some major tips and tricks for creating pastel hair. And we’re loving these purple streaks and the amount of inspiration they provide.

2. Long Light Pink Tresses

Long pastel pink hair

Bellatory had this beauty up their sleeve. Your long tresses could easily be dipped in a beautiful, pastel pink!

3. Rainbow Lockes

Pastel rainbow hair

Or you could be really daring and use Rainbow Bright as your inspiration. You can even go with a pastel rainbow effect. (Pinterest)

4. Pastel Purple & Orange Braids

Purple & orange pastel hair braid

PopSugar has up swooning for this purple and orange swirl of a braid. With the right color artist, you too can create something unique!

5. Swirling Tones

Pastel swirl tone hair

Stay Glam starting with a gray foundation and add some lighter tones throughout the bottom. This too is quite the unique and daring look.

6. Hazy Gray Tresses

Pastel gray hair

You could also go with the trendy, gray colors as well. Don’t be afraid to try out this gorgeous neutral on your hair! (via)

7. Orange Dreamsicle

Pastel orange hair

Who loves an orangesicle in the summertime? Why not use that as inspiration for your hair next season? (Pinterest)

8. Minty Makeover

Green bleached hair with braids

Ninja Cosmic gave us this beauty to fall in love with. How gorgeous is this minty tone and how gorgeous would it be all such a wide variety of skin tones?

9. Metallic Blush Bob

Metallic blush pastel hair

Metallic pastels are trending too and it’s just another wonderful idea to feature. Stay Glam provided us with this blushing metallic bob and again, we’re loving it.

10. Lavender Shorty

Lavender short hair

Brit + Co showed off this cutie too. Shorter hairstyles look quite magical dipped in a pastel tone, especially this romantic lavender.

11. Pink and Blonde Mixes

Pastel pink & blonde hair

We love blonde and pink mixes. This is a great way to try out some color too without committing to your entire head! (via)

12. Metallic Blue Tone

Silvery blue pastel hair

Here’s another metallic that’s worth a shot! Metallic blues have a neutral foundation and subtly that can work for a lot of different skin tones and hairstyles. (via)

13. Buttery Buns

Butter blonde hair

We found this bout of inspiration on Etsy and it’s a gorgeous example of how a buttery yellow blonde could be in your future. With a bit of extra gold thrown in, you can walk around with this unique pastel shade too.

14. Peach Pastel Waves

Peach pastel hair

Sometimes we’re not made to wear pink. Instead, we’re made to wear peach. And these locks wear them so well. (via)

15. Slight Gray Spirals

Grey curly dyed hairstyle

Ninja Cosmico gives us another beautiful bit of inspiration in the form of gray, spiraling curls. It’s such a soft, yet bold statement!

16. Blue Ombre

Pastel blue ombre hair

Over at Stay Glam, you’ll find this beauty. Whether you have longer or shorter hair, this ombre effect is quite stunning.

17. Pink Tips For Men

Diy pastel hair for men

Check out xoJane and grab this tutorial for dying your tips! Both men and women can benefit from this one!

18. Violet Swirl & Pastel Pink

Lavender candy pearlesence hairstyle

Visit Ninja Cosmico again if you want to see more inspiration like this. Pink and purple have always been girly buds and they work well on these locks!

19. Totally Teal

Teal pastel hair

While perusing Pinterest, we found this beauty and we were stunned. Even pastel shades can be bold and vivacious – just look at this teal!

20. Nearly White

White pastel hair

Here’s another pastel natural that’s trending and working well on a large variety of people. Going nearly white may be the exact change you need. (Pinterest)

21. Romantic Green Cuts

Pastel green hair

A soft green could be in the cards too! This is another minty shade that has pastel hair colorists all over the world excited to try. (via)

22. Sweet Copper Color

Copper pastel hair

You could always go with a more fiery shade and stick with something with a lot of copper tones involved. Especially if there’s a varying, ombre-type effect! (via)

23. Subtle Violet Shade

Pastel violet hair color

These violet tresses will have you up in arms as well. It’s a bit richer than lavender so if you want more drama, head this way. (via)

24. Baby Blue Curls

Baby blue long curls

These messy, baby blue curls from Bellatory will have all the gals swooning too. Powder blues work well on a lot of skin tones too – from the fairer to the richer!

25. Cotton Candy Pixie

Cotton candy pixie cut

Brit + Co had this beauty featured on their site as well. A cotton candy-coated pixie cut is something we all can appreciate, don’t you think?