Pin It
Ruby Rose
Instagram/@rubyrose

Two-tone coloured hair is the next big isolation hair dye trend


TextAlex Peters

Can’t decide between two colours? No problem, do both!

In lockdown, we’ve seen hair trends come and go as everyone seems to be taking this time to experiment with their hair and find joy where they can. Pink was the first big popular colour, with everyone from Elle Fanning to Buffy AKA Sarah Michelle Gellar making the change. Then orange emerged as the hot new hue with Kristen Stewart rocking a bright, almost neon pumpkin orange while Dua Lipa opted for a slightly more subdued, pastel peach.

And now an even more extreme dye job is making the rounds and it’s perfect for all those indecisive people who just can’t make their mind up between two different colours. The solution? Do both! Over the weekend, actress Ruby Rose debuted a pink and blue dye job, having shaved off all her hair a few weeks prior – apart from one lone mini braid, a classic Alternative Lifestyle Haircut. Posting the new look on Instagram, Rose wrote: “What can I say!? Sometimes you just need to feel blue and other times you need pink to lighten your day.” 

But she’s not the only one sporting the two-toned look. Georgia May Jagger showed off a turquoise-lilac style while in isolation, as did Pixie Geldof who deviated slightly from the half-and-half looks favoured by the others with her pink hair with pale green mallen streaks at the front of her hair framing her face. She called it watermelon hair.

Here we round up some of the best looks of the trend. And if you are thinking of doing it yourself, the trick to stopping the colours bleeding into each other is to rinse with cold water. Or if it is a different change you are after, let us help guide you through it. Whether you are bleaching it, cutting your own fringe or shaving it all off. No access to hair dye? No problem! Just head to your cupboard for the Kool-Aid.

Read Next
Feet
Want to get rid of dead skin on your feet? Here are best peeling foot masks Beauty Feature
Lancôme Juicy tube
Start saving your pocket money – Lancome’s iconic Juicy Tubes are back! Beauty news
Jacquemus SS20 campaign bella hadid facetime shoot
See what Bella Hadid’s Met Ball 2020 beauty look would have looked like Beauty news
Abby Roberts
Colourful noses are the new hot make-up trend Beauty news
screen-shot-2017-09-04-at-124926-pm.png
This new hair invention is here to stop you getting your wig snatched Beauty news
Derek Ridgers
Meet the reverse mullet: this 80s hair trend is the perfect isolation look Beauty Feature
Frederic Fekkai
Hair icon Frédéric Fekkai on sustainability and being the Tesla of haircare Beauty Feature
diy haircut trend hair isolation quarantine photos
Hair today, gone tomorrow: Photos celebrating the on-trend DIY haircut Photo story
Boots
Boots is providing safe spaces for domestic abuse victims Beauty news
Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe’s skincare routine has been revealed Beauty news
donna trope cosmetic plastic surgery botox Beverly Hills
Botox and cosmetic surgery to resume during lockdown in Beverly Hills Beauty news
The Vivienne drag race uk winner make-up tutorial
Watch Drag Race UK winner The Vivienne transform in this fab drag makeover Beauty news
angelic angel beauty make-up look trend
These angelic beauty looks are the trend lighting the way through darkness Beauty Trends
violet chachki drag race beauty guide performance
How to get into drag, according to Violet Chachki, Aquaria, and Yvie Oddly Beauty Feature
Kristen Stewart hair
Orange is the hot new hair trend for isolation dye jobs Beauty news
TikTok baking soda
Baking soda as teeth whitener? Dentists warn against TikTok trend Beauty Feature