Do blondes really have more fun? We can neither confirm nor deny, but these fabulous blonde hair color ideas for 2018 have us itching to try something new. If rainy, cold wintery weather has given your beauty routine a major case of cabin fever, we’ve got your ticket to somewhere sunny. First stop: the salon. Whether channeling a platinum shade à la Monroe or our most recent color crush, ash blonde, we’re finding color inspiration to update our ‘do on all ends of the blonde spectrum. Get inspired before your next hair appointment with blonde hair colors to highlight complexions of all ranges—and to leave you feeling fresh and fabulous. Pinterest beauty board ready? Let’s go girls.
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Dirty Blonde Hair Color
This low-maintenance color is as effortless as it is timeless. We love how Gigi’s loose waves play up the natural tones of her color.
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Honey Blonde Hair Color
For the gal not wanting to fully commit to either end of the blonde spectrum, we love the soft, subtle contrast of this hair color. Wait for the light to catch it just right to reveal golden highlights in all the right places.
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Ash Blonde Hair Color
Hello, modern color crush! We’re loving the cool-girl color of the moment for its grey undertones that are matched by a youthful bright blonde.
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Strawberry Blonde Hair Color
“Strawberry wine…seventeen…” This oh-so-sweet hair color takes us back to better days by crossing the bridge between blonde and auburn in the loveliest of ways.
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Platinum Blonde Hair Color
This one-shade wonder is timelessly feminine and gets an edgy update with a modern cut.
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Balayage Blonde Hair Color
Meet the cult-favorite coloring technique of the year: balayage. With highlights sweeping from face-framing layers to the back end of your tresses and just enough room at the crown for natural color to peek through, grab your local balayage specialist and she’ll know what to do.
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Golden Blonde Hair Color
Old Hollywood glamour comes in its finest form with luscious, golden waves matched by dewy, glowing skin.
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Blonde Hair Color With Lowlights
Oh hairdresser, where art thou? We want to steal this color for ourselves ASAP, so start taking notes. Lowlights on bright blonde hair create a visual depth that brilliantly adds volume even after a few days post-shampoo.
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Dark Blonde Hair Color
Golden highlights are met by rich lowlights to produce a swoon-worthy dark blonde color. This color best accentuates complexions with olive tones.
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Sandy Blonde Hair Color
Calling all beach beauties! No sun and sand necessary to attain a beautiful sandy blonde wherever you are. Shimmering highlights and just a hint of lowlights with cool undertones create this perfectly effortless color.