Silvery grey hairstyles are becoming ever more popular each day and you will certainly find many of these beautifully colored styles have a uniqueness to them. Grey hair no longer means you are old but rather it is becoming a growing trend that is embracing both colored and naturally grey hair. You will also notice that each of these grey colors possess various underlying colors that make each coloration unique to the individual sporting the style. We would like to show you the uniqueness and fun nature of these grey colored hairstyles to help you gain inspiration for your own hairstyles.
Platinum hair dye does possess little hints of grey in the coloration as well as yellow and white hues to create the platinum color.
You can see with this pixie hairstyle there is a great deal greyer in the color of the hair including a hint of purple and some pinks. Not only do these extra colors add a unique quality to the coloration of the hair but act as highlights and lowlights within the color itself.
While this hairstyle is simply a long braid, you can see the color is a little darker in some spots as well as more platinum in others.
Age no longer has a role in whether you have grey hair, and whether you are in your 20’s or your 70’s you can enjoy the fun aspects that come with this interesting hair color.
Even though the color isn’t technically frosted, this grey colored hairstyle allows for the roots of the person’s hair to show through and the tips to be colored grey. A color choice such as this one would allow someone to go far longer without a trip to the salon for a touch up since the growth of the natural hair won’t affect the colors effect.
More platinum is seen in this color style, however, there are various grey tones throughout the color that show as more of a lowlight as the platinum is more prevalent.
One of the greater aspects of grey hairstyles includes the ability to toss in fun colors that will play against the grey and creates a more unique and livelier color than simply grey colored hair.
Long Grey Blonde
Another light take on grey hairstyles includes using blonde as a base color for the addition of the grey color as a lowlight effect.
Silvery Grey Braided
In this particular image, you can see the many variations of the grey in the hair as well as the nearly white grey color.
While not everyone is brave enough to get this deep of a grey color in their hair, it certainly has a spunky nature to it with the crisp light tones along with the harshness of the deep color.
If you choose to go with a more platinum grey color, then consider this silvery grey tone as it almost seems platinum with light grey undertones.
White Grey Waves
In this more traditional grey coloration, there are muted tones of blue which are more common with older generations. Perhaps if you are looking to choose a grey color for your hair you should speak to your grandmother since she may have some tips for you on rocking this color.
Lavender Grey Pixie Flip
When searching for a new hairstyle you may find yourself exploring some extremes before choosing the hairstyle for you. However, while this hairstyle is a bit on the extreme side, the hair color combination is beautiful and subtle.
While this hairstyle is short, it doesn’t stop you from being able to braid the hair along the crown. Combine this with the beautiful grey blonde color and you have an amazingly unique hairstyle to enjoy as well as show off.
Silvery Grey Ponytail
There are many different mixes of grey when looking at the various colors that are imaginable and violet seems to pair well with this blonde grey color. Not only does it accentuate the coloration of the hair but doesn’t hide the grey colors effect.
Even though you can see the grey in this hair color, it is more muted in comparison to others we have seen. This hairstyle, however, is on the other end of the spectrum due to its alternative stylization and extreme lines.
Long Blonde Grey Waves
The most common color combination when looking into grey hairstyles is the use of blonde and grey together. Not only will you see more grey used in ashy blondes, but it can allow you to easily explore the color without over committing.
When you see blue-grey hair you may think of your grandmother, but not anymore. This combination is definitely for those who are brave enough to commit and isn’t overly powerful at the same time, providing more freedom to the wearer.
Wide Silver French Braid
As mentioned before, grey hair looks best when styled in a way that makes the hair color look its best and shows off the multiple tones within the hair.
Grey and White
This is a more classic example of grey hair and the style of the color can make you think of age when considering this kind of color.
This dreadlock style is not only youthful but also presents a grey colored hairstyle in a more punk rock style. Not only does this kind of hairstyle allow for a great deal of freedom, but you’ll also see a good deal of self-expression.
Long White Waves
There are many trend changes over time, however, long hair is seen as a classic style that is a fairly constant hairstyle choice.
Ash Grey High Ponytail
Ash blonde can be a little greyer than blonde depending on the color you are going for. This color is not only youthful but when pulled into a high ponytail and left wavy you can see the various tones throughout the hair that still allows it to be considered a blonde.
Grey to Blonde
Another fun effect that you can choose when getting your hair colored is to have the color fade from one to another like this grey to blonde style below. While this works best with some colors it may not work well with others and you should be mindful of which colors you choose.
Salt and Pepper
While age isn’t a factor for grey hair color, you can still go with a classic salt and pepper look. This combination of black, grey, and white can look just as fabulous as any other combination as well as be styled in a way that compliments the color.
Splashes of Grey
There are also ways to add grey into your color in certain places that will create either a highlight or a lowlight depending on your base color.
Roots to Grey
Another fun hairstyle for grey hair color is to dye all the hair except the roots and allow the hair to grow without touching up the roots every few weeks. Not only is this unique but offers a new look to your hair when done properly.
Grey Roots to Blonde
If you are looking for something a little different then why not try dying the roots of your hair grey and bleaching the remainder of your hair to blonde. This fade like technique allows you to control the depth of the roots while brightening your overall color.
Grey, Violet, and Blonde
You can choose multiple different colors for your hair when you decide to dye your hair grey. There is an ability to add in complimentary colors to your grey hairstyle such as violet to an overall blonde color.
Grey, Pink, and Blonde
Another example of a tri-color grey hairstyle is this pixie cut with not only a grey like ash blonde color but also has hints of pink towards the tips. You will notice this adds a punk like look to the style while it is spiked and a lowlight effect without much styling.
Spiked Ash Grey
In this more classic styled pixie cut the ashy grey color certainly stands out along with brighter white like highlights and some ash blonde color as well. Not only is this coloration a bit more subtle in comparison to other grey hairstyles, but offers the same look without the striking color.
Purple, Blue, and Grey
For those who want a hairstyle that is a bit more striking to the eye, then perhaps more alternative colors along with the grey will best suit your desires. This combination of blue and purple tints in the grey color makes this style a little more punk rock.
Ash Blonde Fade
While it may not be immediately noticeable, ash blonde does possess some grey coloration in the lowlights when professionally done. This not only qualifies it for our list but shows you that there are some more subtle colorations out there to choose from.
Darker grey colors are available, though it’s mostly chosen by older generations, are still beautiful looking and can look fabulous on younger women. These dark hairstyles are fun and can add a little variety to your usual choices in hair color.
White and Silver
The brighter the grey the lighter the tones seem to be the more silvery the color appears and with the addition of the white it creates an even brighter hairstyle. When brighter colors are seen, most people think of youthfulness.
Blonde Grey Bob
While any hair color would look beautiful in grey, many styles may not seem as though they look right in grey. This particular style would look beautiful in a blonde grey or lighter silver color as well as suit the complexion of someone with a lighter skin tone.
Dark Blonde Grey
You can add a little light or medium grey to a darker blonde color for a dramatic as well as alternative coloration. The age range for this type of color varies but still remains to be more popular with younger women than with those of an older generation.
Silver, White, and Grey
More natural combinations include the use of silver, white, and a touch of grey to achieve a more “silver fox” look to your hair color. Even though you will see this naturally occur in some women as they get older, this coloration is becoming more and more popular with younger women.
Clipped Up Silver
White silver hairstyles are becoming hugely popular with women in their teens to early 30’s due to the unique brightness that it offers. This clipped up mid-length hairstyle not only shows off the brightness but also the level of white in the color.
When curled your grey hairstyle may show off more highlights than if you were to leave it straight since more light will hit the outside of the ringlets.
Grey Pin-up Curls
You will also find that some grey hairstyles will be done in a pin-up style fashion due to those who like the hairstyle the most. Some women who enjoy dressing in pin-up style fashions prefer either darker or grey tones in their hair.
Pins and Braids
No matter what color grey you have chosen for your hair color, you can still be creative in how you choose to style your hair. In the image below, braids and bobby pins are used to create a unique hairstyle that is lively and fun.
French to Fishtail Braids
Another example of a creative hairstyle done with grey colored hair is this unique braided hairstyle. Usually, you will find only one type of braid used in a hairstyle, however, this French braid changes into a fishtail braid as it reaches the nape of the neck.
There is no doubt that this hair color is a silver grey color. While the silver color stands out, the smooth waves of the hair also play a role in showing off the various highlights and lowlights in the hair due to the lighting.
Dark Grey to Dirty Blonde
These curly ringlets are different from others already listed due to the way the color goes from dark silver to a dirty blonde color. Though the blonde isn’t seen much throughout, it is very noticeable at the tips of the hair.
In these curls, you can see hints of blue, purple, as well as a great deal of grey which allows the hair to seem livelier. You can also see the highlights and lowlights that are scattered in the color in the hints of blue and purple.
Blues, Pinks, and Purples
You can see the many colors scattered strategically and magically into this beautiful grey hairstyle. Each of these colors easily compliments the overall color as well as provides the enchanting feel that this hair color possesses.
Buns are simple and easy to do, and the colors found in some grey hairstyles may allow different highlighting colors to show through.
Blue Tipped Flowers
The unique side to this hairstyle is the placement of the blue color along the edge of the flowers that have been created in the hair.
Braided Platinum Grey
Platinum grey colors come in a variety of different shades, including nearly white. The braiding of the hair shows off the grey nicely as well as the platinum in the hair.
Cool Colored Grey
Grey hair doesn’t have to be plain, but you can add touches of different colors such as seen in the images below.
Violet Deep Grey
When some grey hairstyles offer a singular color this style mixes the violet color along with the grey to provide a more metallic like coloration.
Black to Silver
In this punk rock style, the way the hair color goes from black to grey provides a lighter tone to the style as well as making it stand out from the rest of the style.
Grey with Blonde Roots
Ashy blonde grey is an easy choice if you don’t wish to cover your roots with the main color you are using.
Platinum Grey Pixie
Short pixie cuts are the easiest to dye since there is far less hair as well as allowing more ability to play with the type of grey that you want.
Platinum to Deep Grey
Reverse fading has come in and out of style over the years creating room for this kind of hairstyle. The platinum grey color into the deep dark grey at the tips creates an interesting effect.
Light to Dark
Another fade style is shown here where the longer section of the hair is lighter than the tips of the hair.
White hair does possess a small amount of grey to create mild lowlights and prevent the hair from looking flat.
Platinum grey colors can even create a more chic style when slightly messed and spritzed with a touch of hairspray.
Long Ash Blonde
The wind tousled hair is very popular during the summer months and looks beautiful with hair that is a grey ash blonde color.
Ash Blonde and Black
Styles that possess more than a single color are popular all over the world, and this ash blonde-grey hair color complete with black sections looks amazing.
Brown to Grey
A growingly popular choice when choosing a grey style includes allowing your roots to be a different color than the rest of your hair color.
Layered Medium Grey
Even though each grey color varies a little in how bright or deep the color is, this layered medium grey hairstyle not only looks beautiful but offers many highlights.
Black to Grey Large Curls
Curled faded grey color from dark to light looks amazing in these large voluminous curls and even looks great with a variety of skin colors.
Side Parted Wave
Fades also look wonderful no matter where you place your part as the roots are dark fading to the lightest color at the tips.
Blue Grey Pixie
Blue to grey colors are also unique and allow for a great deal of expression as it pairs two cool colors together for a fun color.
Grey Box Braids
Box braids, like dreadlocks, offer the unique ability to obtain the grey hair color without having to physically dye your hair since extensions can be used.
Having only a small section of your hair colored grey like below is not only unique but is becoming a newer trend, like the bangs seen below.
Light grey suits just about everyone and you can truly see the variety of tones in this wavy grey hairstyle.
Messy High Ponytail
Teasing your hair can create an interesting effect and if your hair is a grey color then you will be able to enjoy all the highlights and lowlights in your hair with this kind of messy ponytail.
This style is different from many others due to one braid becoming smaller and possessing a ponytail type effect.
Light Blue and Grey
Even though this color looks almost platinum, you will see a little light blue in with the grey color offering lowlights to the overall color.
Pink, Purple, and Grey
In this style, the color is easily seen as a light grey with hints of pinky purple color low lighting the style.
Platinum Ash Blonde
Since ash blonde does have grey, it looks amazing in waves as well as will a bit of volume.
Blunt Bang Grey
The color of this blunt bang style works wonderfully with a deep red lipstick and offers a unique look.
Wavy White and Grey
White and grey go hand in hand as well as look wonderful in curls or waves as it shows the variety in the overall color.
Another fun style includes a long metallic silver color that offers the light you want from your grey hairstyle.