From the ’90s to date, rainbow hair has been the coolest trend. So as we hear “Rainbow hair,” we can’t stop ourselves from looking at various ideas about it.
People keep following this hair because they know this isn’t going away soon. Instagram feeds are full of rainbow hairstyles. But we did something different. We took inspiration from 90’s stars Lil’ Kim and Kathleen Hanna, and now stars Katy Perry, Cardi B, Nicki Minaj, Avril Lavigne, Mel B., and Blac Chyna’s rainbow haircuts to provide you with the most beautiful ideas.
Let’s explore the top 50 rainbow hairstyle ideas for women in 2022!
1. Side Parted Curled Rainbow Hairstyle
The significance of vibrant purple in a rainbow hairstyle with bright blue color on it highlights fun and confidence in a personality. This rainbow hairstyle suits all skin tones.
2. Full Head Curled Rainbow Bob
The strong shade of every color of the rainbow palette makes a person vibe energetic. The orange and red color on the money piece makes it perfect for a medium skin tone with both cool and warm undertones.
3. Half Braided Split Rainbow Hair
The unique intensity of pink, green, blue, and yellow color on half of the hair, while the other half is black, makes it feel like a fantasy of cosmos and space.
4. Pastel Bubble Shag Rainbow Hair
Shag haircuts always remain part of fashion trends in different forms. And when you want to be creative and give it a chic and elegant look, the bubble colors in pastel tones are a supreme idea.
5. Pink Rainbow Wavy Hair
A rainbow hairstyle where crown hair has absolute pink hair color makes hair more catchy. It represents the playful side of an individual. This hair is excellent for lighter and fair skin tones.
6. Root Melt Rainbow Hues with Green Ends
The root melt method with energetic rainbow shades and greenish cyan color ends highlights liveliness and energy.
7. Icy Rainbow Medium Hair
If you prefer elegance in every style, then here’s rainbow elegance. Try icy, platinum blonde color as the base color with low-intensity highlights.
8. Half Up Rainbow Peekaboo
The true color intensity of rainbow colors in the half-up, half-down hairstyle, while the upper half of the hair is genuine brown, helps you add a twist to your fashion whenever you want.
9. Rainbow with Pale Silver Hair and Bangs
Blueish-icy base color and rainbow colors in the center create a unique, eye-catching, and loving hairstyle.
10. Neon Rainbow Streaks Hairstyle
Neon hair is a sensational trend. And trying it with the rainbow shades is so compelling. The blue root melt makes it perfect for all skin tones.
11. Halloween Rainbow Hairstyle
If one’s costume theme is pumpkin, then a rainbow hairstyle is the best bet for them. Orange, yellow, and green bangs with brown, orange and blue hair on the back hair can make anyone prominent with this Haloween hairstyle.
12. Clipped Warm Rainbow Bob
This style and clipped hairstyle are superb if someone wants funky hair but doesn’t want to look messed up. The warm blonde hair color at the hairline and decent clip would be a great choice.
13. Swept Rainbow Streaks Side Hair
1:2 split dye is an innovative hair color idea. The prominence of the red base color with rainbow streaks makes this hairstyle unique from other rainbow hairstyles.
14. Middle-Parted Rainbow Money Piece
Turquoise hairstyle color dominance with black root melt and black base color works amazing for a rainbow money piece. It is best for warm and golden skin tones.
15. Shag Rainbow Haircut
Rainbow strip coloring works so well for a confident appearance when strips are wide. The green hair framing the face contributes to confidence and makes the person look progressive, open, and calm.
16. Blonde Rainbow Peekaboo V Haircut
Peekaboo highlights in rainbow such vibrant colors has the grace to flatter anyone’s look with any skin tone. The V cut to hair makes hair look trendier.
17. Vivid Curly Rainbow Hair
The pink root melt and vivid rainbow idea in which color shifts horizontally with wavy curls make hair look like a new fashion trend.
18. Silver Grey Rainbow Peekaboo
If a woman is looking for an elegant hairstyle, she must pick a peekaboo rainbow hairstyle covered in silver-gray hair.
19. Beautiful Blue Prismatic Hues
Everyone becomes a fan of prism hues when they first experience them in a physics lab. This blue prism hair excites that old fan girl. It offers a glamorous look.
20. Pull Through Half Up Peekaboo
A classical, elegant hairstyle is the only way one can make their half-up half-down peekaboo hair more unique than others. Any hairstyle, including braids, twists, and pull-through techniques, will be the best option.
21. Violet Hair with Rainbow Highlights
A violet hairstyle with rainbow streaks makes a woman look more confident and mature. It works equally best for warm and cool skin tones.
22. Rainbow Highlights on Blue Hair with Bangs
Color streaks of neon rainbow shades with the dominant blue color make a woman appear collected and calm, like a Queen.
23. Long Gorgeous Rainbow Peekaboo
The orange and yellow color at the money piece with green color at the ends and naturally brown hair color on top hair gives a woman an aesthetic look. This rainbow hair idea is best for women with light skin tones.
24. Pin up Straight Rainbow Hair
If a woman wants to increase the symmetricity of her face, this rainbow hair with side parts pinned up will do that. Bangs also play a vital part in balancing face shape; make sure to see a guide about bangs prior.
25. Stunning While Rainbow Peekaboo
Blueish-gray hair with every rainbow color streak makes the hairstyle more exciting. You can adapt it for any season of the year.
26. Rainbow Top Black Peekaboo Layer Hair
Rainbow hair on top with natural black color hair showing underneath is a creative rainbow hair idea. Loose curls at the hair end add life to the hairstyle.
27. Violet with Rainbow Streaks Hair
Violet, the trendiest fashion color of 2022, will be an amazing contrast with rainbow streaks. Having rainbow streaks in only one place, e.g., on top of the head, will look hotter.
28. Mauve Rainbow Balayage Lob
Green, red and turquoise color balayage on Mauve base color is the excellent idea to style a lob.
29. Shiny Rainbow Ombre Hair
Mute rainbow hair color with black color root melt works amazing for a professional and elegant look.
30. Cute Little Rainbow Bob
The softer intensity of the rainbow color palette with pink base color looks finest on fair skin tones. The pink base color gives a person a more youthful look.
31. Colorful Loose Curl Lob
The thoughtful combination of rainbow colors in pastel and vivid shades highlights you as a fun-loving personality.
32. Shaggy Wave Rainbow Hair
Mute rainbow colors with black root melt and black base colors make it the best hairstyle to have in everyday life. The sparkly ribbon accessories make it perfect for any costume party.
33. Fine Rainbow Bangs and Hair
A silver top with cotton candy colors on the rest of the hair makes it the best rainbow hair idea. It shows the innocence of anyone’s personality.
34. Shadow Root Rainbow to Silver Hair
Root melt of vibrant and pure rainbow colors that transition to silver hair looks super gorgeous. The bevel at the hair ends is a great twist to the hairstyle.
35. Kinky Rainbow Streaks Hairstyle
Who said the ones with kinky hair couldn’t rock rainbow streaks? We think the natural colors and hair texture make it pop up like no other hair type. But make sure to have rainbow streaks strategically.
36. Multicolored Pixie Hair
Any variance of colors that are pleasant to the eyes with a tendency for the black color is a great choice. Subtle bevels in the hair make it more fashionable.
37. Long V Hair Rainbow Peekaboo
Long V jet black and navy blue hair having shag layers with peekaboo rainbow hair at the ends is so eye-catching. It is perfect for those who don’t want their hair to look overdone.
38. Prism Rainbow Effect Straight Hair
The prism effect does not fail to flatter the appearance. The straight hair and matching outfit will make this look irresistible.
39. Colorful Bright Hair Dyed
Thick vertical streaks of the rainbow in the hair make a woman appear bold and the one who sets fashion statements.
40. Sassy Colorful Bald
“Bald is beautiful;” it’s a statement to appreciate the courage of women going through baldness. But if she considers it a unique experience and wants to live the fullest, she should have this sassy, colorful hair.
41. Peekaboo Prism Blonde Hair
Peekaboo prism hair with warm blonde hair on top looks supremely gorgeous. It suits all warm and cool skin tones.
42. Extra Long Bright Rainbow Hair
Rainbow hair with horizontal color shift looks mesmerizing. The long curtain bangs make it perfect for round and oval face shapes.
43. Brunette and Rainbow Peekaboo
Brunettes can be super flattering in rainbow hair, but the colors need to be more on the mute side. And warm colors will be the best choice.
44. Twisted Half-Up Rainbow Balayage
Rainbow balayage can look chic in no time when you pick an elegant hairstyle. A twisted loose knot is the finest option.
45. Rainbow Sprinkles Bob
Pleasant and light, bright shades of rainbow hair looks like rainbow sprinkles. The loose bevel curls of mixed hair colors make it more dazzling.
46. Gorgeous Side Clip Rainbow Glow
The hair slide holds a minimal clip at the side back of the head and makes a woman look stunning. This hair idea also helps to increase the symmetricity of the face.
47. Vivid Layer Rainbow Hair
The solid colors of the rainbow with the orange money piece and purple top makes it bold. It works excellently with all skin tones and undertones.
48. Middle Parted Warm Colorful Hues
The split-dye rainbow hair idea can be interesting of all. For this, you can reverse the hair dye on the other half of the hair, like in the picture. The warm hues with turquoise color are the game changer.
49. Full Head Colorful Streaks Hair
Fullhead muted color streaks are a fabulous hair choice. The shine in your hair and waves at the ends will make you stand out from the rest.
50. Unicorn Rainbow Hairstyle
The unicorn color dominance with thin rainbow streaks will make you look more feminine, and the one who introduces new fashion styles in her groups.
You’ve seen the top 50 rainbow hair ideas of 2022. The best part is we focused on giving you practical rainbow hairstyles for everyday life other than the most vivid ones. You must have picked your favorites. If not, you can show hair inspiration to your hairstylist and ask for a bit of change in it to make it the best for you.
Getting a rainbow dye done is super exciting but managing it to keep it best is difficult. You must apply the hair products and shampoo intended for color-treated hair. Furthermore, avoid spending long hours in sunlight and windy weather without a hat or headscarf to protect your hair color.
Susan is a successful hair stylist who chose to combine two of her biggest passions: writing and styling! When she is not sharing her experience with out readers, Susan updates her skills and knowledge with new styling courses and trainings. She specializes in event hair and makeup and is working on her own illustrated hairstyle book.