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Gorgeous Pastel Purple Hairstyle Ideas: Balayage Hair Styles Designs

One of the BIGGEST, hottest, and coolest hair color trends for 2016 is undoubtedly PURPLE hair! Yes, it’s a little bit out of the norm- but what else can we expect from the year where ‘anything goes’ and unique styles are a HIT! If you’re feeling daring or simply want to switch up your style with some colorful locks, consider a vibrant and dainty pastel purple hue. It has that fairytale romance theme that’s feminine and funky- a perfect combination. These gorgeous pastel purple hairstyle ideas will leave you CRAVING for some lovely purple locks!

Choppy Bob with Hints of Pink

Her lovely lavender locks are certainly charming to the eye, but why stop with just ONE trendy and feminine color when you can double up with another? Her hints of pastel pink hues are downright dazzling and add a bit of trendy dimension and contrast to her super cute short cut.

Pastel purple haircut for short hair

Purple Topknot: Cute Bun Updos

Um, yes. Absolutely. Topknots- or any bun and bun variation for that matter- are ridiculously stylish for 2016. Add some purple color to the look and you create a look that KILLS. (Oh, and it’s super easy and casual too. Win-win situation!)

pastel purple updo

Ultra Dark Purple: Everyday Hairstyle for Summer

Don’t care for the fairy look of light pastels? Then consider a darker shade! This ultra dark purple hue has a gothicy flare that’s enticing and alluring all at once. Gorgeous!

short straight pastel purple bob hairstyle

Lengthy Waved Ombre

We all know how obsessed the hair world is with ombre- so why not tack on one trend with another? Her lengthy waved hair is elegant and sexy, and we’re LOVING her contrasting ombre– black roots leading to a decadent pastel purple with hints of white throughout. Such a shocking color that’s utterly pleasing. LOVE IT.

Pastel dark to purple ombre hair for long wavy hair

Extra Long Purple N White: Casual Long Hairstyle for Girls

You can’t go wrong with hair that glistens like the snow on a winters day; hair that is so fascinating and enchanting you can’t look away! Her extra long locks are given an illuminating makeover with a gorgeous collection of purples and whites. Lovely.

long straight pastel purple hair style for girls

Dark Purple: Medium Straight Hairstyle

Her rockin’ style has ‘attitude’ written all over it! Let your inner diva shine through with some extra dark pastel purple colors, with a bit of purple highlights and lowlights for added dimension and fashion.

pastel purple long bob hairstyle for black women

Light Pastel Purple Bob: A-line Hairstyle

Tired of your short bob haircut lacking ‘flare’? Then step into the style world and douse your hair in lovely light pastel purple. So gorgeous, especially when you add a pair of light pink lips to the mix.

pastel purple bob hairstyle with bangs


Peek-A-Boo Brown: Long, Layered Wavy

With a few natural strands of hair peeking through a waterfall of enchanting purple tresses, the overload of purple coloring is tamed down just a pinch for a very nice appearance.

long wavy pastel purple hairstyle

Purple Pixie Haircut with Side Bangs

A cute little pixie haircut and hairstyle that leaves you looking like a dainty fairy? Yes please! This adorable ‘do features a classic pixie cut amplified with bright pastel purple coloring for a charming finish. Don’t forget subtle eye makeup and pink lips to match!

colored pixie cut with bangs for short hair - pastel purple short haircut

Purple n Gray Waves

The combo of light purple and gray colors in this mane are simply stunning- and with the addition of loose, lovable waves, it becomes a youthful and super-trendy style that turns heads.

pastel hair color ideas - medium pastel purple hairstyle

Light Purple Waterfall Braid

Braids always look appealing and feminine, but when you add light purple tresses to the mix you get a hairstyle that’s truly jaw-dropping. Gorgeous and sophisticated, her extra short cut is given beautiful femininity with a mini waterfall braid.

short braided bob haircut - pastel bob hairstyle with braid

Black n Pastel Purple: Medium Straight Hair

Simple haircuts don’t have to equate to simple styling! Her modern middle part and cute lengthy cut is brought to life with a hot black and pastel purple ombre, a great style for younger girls.

pastel ombre hair with dark root for medium hair

Pastel Purple Baby Bangs

If you’ve delve into the world of baby bangs, you’re probably an edgy and wild girl who loves to try new things and rock a wardrobe with attitude. Well, add a hefty dose of edge to your appearance with some illuminating pastel purple coloring.

pastel bob haircut with bangs for short hair

Reverse Ombre Curls

Who said wild purple and gray tresses couldn’t be elegant? When she adds romantic, glamorous curls to her lengthy mane, she creates a gorgeous finish that’s downright sexy. Loving the reverse ombre coloring with white, purple, and even BLUE!

pastel purple hair style with waves

Colorful Locks with Full Fringes: Shoulder Length Hairstyles

Full fringes are super cute, right!? Love the eye-skimming look that frames the face so fabulously. And if you’re looking for an easy way to add some trendy contrast to your locks, consider a colorful collection like this, filled with pinks, purples, and grays.

medium pastel hairstyles for straight hair

Deep Purple & Dark Gray: Straight Bob Cut

There’s NO way the purple trend is reserved for just younger gals! As you can clearly see here, the purple trend is great for women of all ages. Loving the darker shade of purple mixed in the with gray!

short pastel purple hairstyle for older women over 60

Deeper Pastel Purple with Gray

Can you believe that GRAY is a hot color for 2016? It is! That being said, we’re loving this duo of a deeper pastel purple with hints of gray throughout. We’re also seeing a bit of pink throughout her sexy curled ends- fabulous.

Pastel Purple Hair Extensions

Deep Purple Medium Length Cut

Her cut is rather simple and casual, cut just below the shoulders for some length and tossed to the side for some trend. But what brings this look to life is the deep pastel purple hue she’s chosen. Perfect for girls who prefer a bit more depth and darker hues!

pastel purple ombre hair

Light Purple Highlights

While messy curls are bouncy and fun, they get an even higher dose of cute attitude with hints of light purple highlights throughout. Loving this hairstyle with tons of texture and dimension!

colored wavy bob hairstyle - pastel purple bob haircut with shades

Extra Light Pastel Purple

It’s so light you can hardly see it, but you DEFINITELY know it’s there! If you prefer extra bright and illuminating hair colors, you may consider this enchanting extra light pastel purple hue. So pixie-like and dainty.

Pale Pastel purple hair for short hair

Casually Waved Blonde n Purple: Wavy Bob

You see a lot of platinum blonde with purple coloring, but what about a darker shade of blonde? It looks fabulous and is a great idea for older women who want to rock the purple style but need a ‘tamed down’ version. Loving the casual waves for some body too.

dusty pinks and lavenders - balayage pastel purple hair for short hair

So many fascinating hues of purple to choose from, and so many wonderful styles to bring out that dazzling color! which is your favorite color combo?