Platinum blonde hair is becoming a firm favorite with more and more ladies going lighter and lighter. The styles are varied but include full color, ombre, and simple highlights; in fact, anything goes for this look! You can choose from the wide range of colors available and there’s a beautiful tone to suit every skin type. Blondes can be splashed over short or long tresses and they look great on all types of hair and they’ll light up any look.
This new blonde is strong and ultra-feminine, so if you want to get in on the latest hair – have fun browsing these pictures!
# 1 Sleek Iced Blonde Tresses
To create this perfect color, soft gray ash lowlights have been added into her ice white blonde mane. The hair has been straightened and flipped over a deep side parting. The carefully blended gray tones help to give this very light hair some interesting contrast and the color looks great with her tanned complexion.
This lovely style starts with darker roots that are visible around the crown section. These light mocha locks give way to a soft curtain of pure diamond hued hair that falls down her back. These tresses have not been ironed completely flat and have a beautiful natural wave. The color is almost white and definitely eye-catching.
# 3 Light Blonde Palette
Balayage has been used to carefully blend this elegant dark to light blonde ombre. It begins with medium acorn brown roots that have been shaded into a rich sunflower blonde. The final hue is an ashy platinum blonde at the tips. The hair has been ironed to have a wavy texture along the bottom section.
# 4 Frozen Blonde
At first, these sleek tresses appear to be a solid color however if you look closely you can see very soft dove gray lowlights that have been expertly applied and blended into the platinum blonde hair. The style is simple; a swooping flipped over the top section with bangs along the front. It’s been blow dried straight and sits just below the shoulders.
# 5 Brighter and Lighter
This look features various blended blonde highlights, mixed together seamlessly. Ash, honey, and platinum colors have been used to give this blonde an elegant feeling. The hair has also been ironed straight which helps light up the style by transforming it into a reflective curtain.
# 6 Dappled Blondes
This glowing halo begins with truffle brown roots around the crown. Honey butter and sandy blonde highlights have been added in a free form style which helps the colors blend together. The hair has been blown out to have a nicely rounded shape. This palette is warm and perfect for a hot summer look.
# 7 Long and Light with Romantic Curls
Her hair has been cut into soft feathery bangs that taper into longer sections at the back. These strands have been ironed and then styled in loose curls. The subtle ombre starts with dark roots that melt into shades of honey and light apricot blonde. The edges catch the light in a chamomile hue.
# 8 Warm Honey
This style is showcased on shoulder length hair that has been blow dried and curled to fall in loose ringlets. Free hand color was used to color her tresses, starting with medium brown roots that have been shaded into a chardonnay blonde and finished off in a creamy hue. A few honey highlights have also been added to warm the look.
# 9 Who’s the Blondest?
Wow, what a color! This palette begins with a gentle pink chamomile blonde that fades away into a light beige tone. Within her mane, we also catch sight of some darker lowlights that help accentuate the lighter shades. The style is simple and laidback – gentle waves with a high side parting.
# 10 Blonde Ombre
This pretty hair is fit for a princess – perfect color and great condition. The base color that we see in the center is an acorn brown and the ends are a bright platinum blonde. The two have been shaded together using balayage with a sparkling amber hue. Notice the bright blonde streaks that run down the length of the hair.
# 11 Marilyn Hair
To create this striking look an ashy platinum color has been applied to all the hair. The hair was cut into bangs and feathered out to become longer at the back. The hair has been blow dried and silky curls dominative the lower half of the do. Do you want to channel Marilyn Monroe? Try this style!
# 12 Peek-a-Boo Pink
Here we see a curtain of pure diamond colored hair, so light that at first it appears white. It’s been ironed into a sleek curtain that is so touchable. At the crown, we can see some darker roots and to add interest (and contrast) a few cotton candy pink streaks have been added.
# 13 Blonde Waterfall
Starting at her center parting we can see that this waterfall begins with a tawny brown with champagne blonde splashed over. Before ending with an ice white blonde we see that there are a few vanilla malt streaks that help the colors blend together. The wavy texture of the hair helps catch the light and it’s so pretty.
# 14 Ash Splash
A gray ash blonde has been infused over dark roots to create this fetching hairstyle. It’s been styled into waves to have a slightly wild look and been given a high destructured parting.
# 15 Sleek Baby Blonde Tresses
In this classic dark to light ombre, the color sensation starts with a dark chocolate brown at the roots. From there we can see how it transforms to a gray ash brown with glowing baby blonde streaks. The bottom tips are a platinum blonde and the style has been completed by adding a gentle wavy texture to the hair.
# 16 Shine On
Shadowy roots are a popular addition to white blonde styles as they help to make the bold color stand out even more – just like we see here. The hair seems to be a solid ice blonde however, we can see some honey butter colored pigments that start at the crown and continue into the curls on the edges.
# 17 Day At The Beach Blonde
To display this color to perfection, her long tresses have been center parted and styled into long, loose curls that fall across her shoulders. The spectrum of color begins with a rich hazelnut brown at the roots and then softens into beachy blonde tones. Running through the hair and coloring the tips is a very light chardonnay blonde. The palette is muted, with almost a gray undertone, but still shines beautifully.
# 18 Seek Me Out Silver
Cool silver has never been this sexy! Ladies love this metal hue and it’s easy to see why. This picture shows us a color that simply demands a second look. At first, it appears gray, but as you look a little closer you can see that the hue is actually an ultra-light silver color with a blonde undertone – like sparkling frost.
# 19 Biscuit Brown and Macadamia Blondes
In ordinary dark to light ombres the dark color is usually only visible at the roots before being faded out. Here the biscuit brown base extends to ear level with macadamia blonde applied in sections on top. The tips are two toned with some being platinum blonde and others a lighter macadamia tone. Balayage was most probably used to blend these shades together so well.
# 20 Brilliant Blonde Balayage
In this picture, we see a deep nut brown on the roots that has quickly been shaded into a light caramel hue. Free hand color has been used to blend this color into a delicate honey butter blonde, which extends down to the edges. Her long hair has been styled simply and given a wavy texture in the lower portion.
# 21 Chamomile Babylights Over Diamond Blonde Locks
This look begins with rosewood roots that have been faded into a brilliant pure diamond blonde. We can also see that chamomile babylights have been added to warm up the cool tone and give it a summer-ready feel. Babylights are small highlights that use very fine tones to create hair that looks like a child’s hair; naturally dimensional and shaded.
# 22 Apricot Roots
The gorgeous balayage color starts with an eye-catching apricot blonde at the roots. Red bases such as this work well with blonde ombres – giving the look a sunrise feeling. The color fades away into a very light sandy blonde and we can also see that some subtle platinum ash highlights have been applied across the length of her mane. The hair has been given a tight wave which helps the hues to reflect the light.
# 23 Nearly White Blonde with Plait Detail
Here her medium length hair has been colored a very pale blonde that first appears white. If you look closer you will see that very light honey butter blonde babylights have been added towards the layered edges. The hair has been ironed straight, given a deep side parting and a few small playful plaits have been added.
# 24 Glowing Blonde Tresses
This blonde ombre has been perfectly blended so that the colors melt together smoothly and have a translucent feel. The roots are a tawny brown shade which blends into a pleasing mix of light hues including sandy and chardonnay blondes. The ends are a sweet baby blonde styled into long, loose tendrils. Her hair is guaranteed to turn heads wherever she goes!
# 25 Sharp Silver Locks
Before we look at the color, let’s first explore how this hairstyle was created. It begins with a tapered undercut on the nape of the neck which gradually blends into longer locks, creating a neat shape at the back of the head. The sides have been bluntly cut and fall in sharp lines against the ears. The hair has been given a solid color – a silver platinum blonde and straightened then smoothed down.
# 26 Messy Blonde Waves
This style has a deep rosewood brown base and ends in a super light ashy blonde. Over these two hues, we can see soft champagne babylights which add dimension to the look. Her locks have been snipped in chunky layers, styled in waves and tousled to create a relaxed looking do. The brush over style looks great on shorter bangs like this and helps to add volume.
# 27 Smooth Sun-Kissed Tresses
To create this incredible sleek curtain a few blonde tones have been blended together. The colors are all natural so they give this look a genuine feel. The darkest streaks are a vanilla malt color which helps to contrast the lighter tones of butternut and ice blonde. The hair has a blunt cut edge and has been ironed to a sleek finish.
# 28 Blonde Dimension
The colors used in this ombre add dimension and make the hair appear gloriously thick and bouncy. The three main colors are a smooth sable hue for the base, a platinum blonde which is blended over this root color and ginger ale blonde babylights to tie them together. A winning combination!
# 29 Trendy Gray Lowlights
To create this look the long hair has first been cut into feathered layers. A platinum silver shade has been applied as the dominant color with a super light dove gray in the middle portion. The hair has been given a middle parting and straightened with a hot iron. This contrast helps balance the cool tones while also being uber trendy.
# 30 Ashy Platinum Affair
Here the color sensation begins with a classic walnut brown base. Then there is a section of golden apricot hued hair that fades away into an ashy platinum pigment. This white blonde color starts quite high up for maximum coverage.
# 31 Time To Shine
This bob has amazing shine – that is due to light color that has been sandwiched between darker tones. Her roots are an espresso brown and this color is repeated at the nape of the neck. Honey butter streaks help the dark hues blend into a bright bleach blonde that has a silver undertone. This hair has almost a mirror finish and is absolutely striking!
# 32 On Trend Blonde
This shade of blonde has been made intensely popular by the Daenerys Stormborn character in the series Game of Thrones. Key elements to this look include long wavy locks with super light blonde colors such as the pure diamond hue featured here. We can also see a few gray lowlights within her tresses.
# 33 White Out With Champagne Streaks
Here we see platinum white color that starts high up in the ombre. It’s been blended into a deep brown base using champagne highlights with a free hand color technique. The locks have been cut into subtle bangs and ironed to descend sleekly down her back.
# 34 Pretty Platinum Perfection
This look begins with a flattering cut – the long hair has been cut into layers which form a soft point at the tips. The main color is a pale white shade and the roots are darkly tinted. Within her tresses we notice shades of sandy blonde lowlights which help bring out the light colors.
# 35 Bleach Bob Style
In this picture a lovely face hugging bob has been treated to a silvery wash. The chunky layered cut is colored with a pure diamond blonde and underneath we can also see ashy blonde lowlights that help bring dimension to this girl next door hairstyle.
# 36 Gun Metal Gray and Extra Light Blonde Locks
Gray hair with a difference! In this style the way that that the darkest shade of smooth gray is surrounded by lighter locks creates an interesting and eye-catching dynamic. The lightest hue is a white smoke that has been blended gracefully into the gun metal gray in the center. The hair has been given a wavy finish allowing it to gently brush the shoulders.
# 37 Seashells in the Sand
Her shadowy roots have been swiftly faded into a bright, pure blonde color down to the tips. Seashell hued lowlights have been applied to play on the ultra-light color and give it incredible shine. To finish the hair has been styled with a loose wavy texture.
# 38 Earthy Ombre
In this look the earthy brown root colors extend to about ear level and have been melted into icy white waves. The color that has been used to transition these two shades is a pale caramel blonde which extends to the tips to showcase the lighter hue.
# 39 Platinum Shower
This cut is known as the graduated or inverted bob – being longer in the front and shorter in the back. The roots of this blonde ombre are a shadowy brown shade which has been smoothed into a creamy cinnamon hue. The last portion is an ash platinum blonde which we can see is also streaked within the darker colors.
# 40 Blonde Ombre With Purple Pops
In this river of blonde, streaks of pastel purple and candy apple pink have used to give this hairstyle a fun, fairy feeling. The top portion of hair has a dark undertone and is covered with a splash of platinum blond color. The bottom portion of her locks are a honey blonde and have been styled into ringlets.
# 41 Rachel McAdams Chardonnay Blonde
Rachel is sporting a very flattering look with her layered choppy bob and flipped over fringe. The color begins with base which has been carefully shaded into a mixture of chardonnay and bright brushed on blonde – sheer red carpet chic!
# 42 Pink Pompadour Inspired Look
Don’t you love the height in this look? Pink boldly wears super short razor cut sides and a tall wave of hair on top, in a pompadour-inspired style. All over color has been applied in an icy blonde shade to create an exciting and sparkly hairstyle.
# 43 Trendy Swept Up Locks For Miley Cyrus
Miley’s color begins with a truffle brown hue at the roots, which is quite visible on the short clipped sides. This brown has been smudged into a bright platinum blonde. The top portion of hair has been brushed up and tapered towards the back and lastly styled to have a spiky texture.
# 44 Christina Aguilera Super Blonde Curls
Christina Aguilera looks drop dead gorgeous as she channels the ultimate Barbie hair in this shot. Her long hair has been curled into a flowing mass of soft curls using large rollers and looks rich and extravagant. The shade of blonde used here is best described as the lightest golden blonde.
# 45 Avril Lavigne Superb Ice Blonde
Here we see Avril Lavigne looking elegant in a lovely shade of ice white blonde. There is a hint of shadowy roots visible on her center parting and it looks as though subtle beach blonde highlights have been used in her tresses to create dimension. The result is a marvelous color set atop loose, wavy curls.
# 46 Scarlett Johansson Superstar Style
In this picture Scarlett Johansson looks breathtaking in a relaxed looking hairstyle that has been teamed with lovely red lippy. Under the bright platinum blonde locks, we can see that there are nut brown roots. Streaks of light sunflower blonde have been applied as well and help her hair to shine like a mirror.
# 47 Jennifer’s Dreamy Tresses
This look has been created by first trimming Jennifer Lawrence’s locks into a chunky layered bob that sits on her collarbones. A center parting has been added and a very pale ash blonde hue has been used to color her hair. Some lowlights have also been added to add contrast.
# 48 Anne’s Flattering Flip
Anne Hathaway smolders in this hot blonde look with a fiery base tone. Her sides have been brushed back revealing a very light strawberry blonde color. The longer hair on the top has been dyed a honey butter blonde and ironed in small sections to create volume.
# 49 Ever Enviable Emilia
Emilia Clarke, who you will recognize as Daenerys Targaryen from Game of Thrones, has heavily influenced the hair world with her enviable white-blonde locks. Women all over have been aching to copy her trademark color, complete with loose curls and plaited details.
# 50 Queen of Blondes
Will anyone ever be able to wear blonde better than Marilyn Monroe? Judging by how captivated the world still is with her glamorous locks probably not! Here we see her in a classic style which shines with shades of baby and light honey blonde.
So do blondes have more fun? Maybe! Judging from these photos we can see that not all light blondes are created equal and there is a lot of variety to explore. These lovely platinum blonde hair hues look great as all-over color as well as looking luxurious when mixed together. Certain other tones complement this light blonde really well, including light grays and reds as well as brown tones as base colors. So do you dare to go light? You’ll be right on trend if you do!