K-pop Hair Color Trends You Need To Try This Summer 2021

Introducing the hottest hair color trends that your favorite idols are rocking this summer!
Jihyun Lee @creatrip
2 months ago

Best Korean Hair Color Trends For Summer 2021

For those of you who are wanting to try a new look this summer, we've compiled a list of the most popular hair color trends that Kpop idols are sporting right now.

So, how about a trip to the salon to change up your summer look this year?

Illuminating Yellow

Illuminating Yellow Color of the year 2021 hair color recommendations

Illuminating is one of the colors that was picked as Color of the Year 2021 by the Pantone Color Institute.

Think of this shade as a warm yellow color that is similar to blonde but brighter.

Illuminating Yellow BTS J-hope hair color

Illuminating is a trending color that's cheerful, friendly, and energetic.

Ultimate Gray

Ultimate Gray hair color trends to try this summer 2021 Rose

Along with Illuminating, Ultimate Gray is another color that was picked as Pantone Color of the Year 2021. 

Dying your hair this color will result in an ashy gray tone.

Korean hair color trends summer 2021 Ultimate Gray girl with long hair

Ultimate Gray can result in various aesthetics depending on the lighting and styling. 

We strongly recommend this color to those who want to try something unique!

Midnight Blue

Korean hair color trends summer 2021 K-pop idol girl with midnight blue hair color

Just like its name, Midnight Blue is a mysterious dark navy color that is reminiscent of the night sky.

Depending on the lighting, it can look black or blue, creating a mysterious and unique vibe.

Korean hair color trends summer 2021 Midnight Blue

If you're looking to create a mysterious and chic image this summer, try Midnight Blue!

Lavender Ash

Korean girl with Lavender Ash hair color

Lavender Ash is a light purple color with hints of gray.

This color reminds us of lovely lavender flowers but can result in a sophisticated look thanks to the ashy gray tone.

Korean idol with Lavender Ash hair color with braids

Lavender Ash is pretty low maintenance as it fades naturally into a lighter color over time, which is another reason why it is so popular.

Classic Blue

K-pop idol with Classic Blue short hair

Classic Blue was selected as the Pantone Color of the Year in 2020. 

It is a dark blue color that resembles the sky right before sunset.

K-pop idol with long hair dyed in Classic Blue

Classic Blue has a unique charm that results in a chill yet chic look.

It has continued to be a popular color through 2021 as well!


K-pop idol ITZY hair color Carrot selfie

Carrot is a bright and refreshing orange color.

It is one tone brighter than the red-orange color that was once popular before, making it the perfect color for summer.

Hyuna in pigtails hair color in Carrot

If you want to show more of your fun side, then you should try this color!

Pastel Pink

K-pop idol SNSD Pastel Pink Short hair photoshoot

Pastel Pink is a very light pink color.

It is very popular as it is known to fade into a beautiful ash blonde over time with pink undertones.

K-pop idol with short hair Pastel Pink hair color selfie

This pink color can create a cool and lovely look, so it is a beloved summer hair color.

Ariel Hair

Known as the Ariel Hair look, this trending hair color is known for being bright red in color.

It is reminiscent of Ariel from Disney's The Little Mermaid.

K-pop idol photoshoot with long red hair, Ariel Hair

As you can see, it is a very vivid color.

Although you might be hesitant to try it, we think it would be a great color for bright summer days.

Ash Beige

K-pop idol man with short hair in Ash Beige

Ash Beige is a soft beige color with hints of gray.

It can be suitable for all seasons, not just summer.

K-pop idol with long hair in Ash Beige

Although the color itself is very bright, it can be very soft. 

This color is recommended for those who want to change up their look in a more subtle way.

K-pop idol Taeyeon pastel pink hair selfie

Today, we shared with you some trending hair colors for the summer.

Which of these colors would you like to try?

Personally, I think I'm going to try Ultimate Gray!

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