The 14 most popular shades of blonde hair color
Blonde hair color is tied with radiant beauty for a reason. The shades on the blonde spectrum of the color wheel are an easy way to feel lighter, get in the mood for springtime, or simply give yourself a makeover. From Old Hollywood golden blonde to cutting edge platinum blonde, there’s a blonde shade to match every personality. Garnier has plenty of blonde hair color shades to fit every skin tone. Ahead, the most popular blonde hair colors.
Natural Blonde Hair Color
The spectrum of multidimensional blonde hair shades, from almost white to almond-colored, is meant to mimic a natural, undyed hue. Match your hair color shade choice to your skin complexion. We recommend indulging your bold beauty instincts to set off the natural hair look — try an iridescent lip or a bright blue mascara.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Nutrisse Nourishing Color Creme Medium Natural Blonde Butternut 80
Light Blonde Hair Color
For natural blondes looking to have a little more fun, light blonde can take your natural shade to a whole new look. All eye colors look great as light blondes, especially when rocking pink makeup looks with beige or brown undertones.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Olia 9.0 - Light Blonde
Buttery Blonde Hair Color
The range of rich, honey blonde shades will brighten up your face regardless of skin’s undertone. For a blonde that looks just plain happy, match a soft pink or nude lip to a buttery blonde hair color shade.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Nutrisse Nourishing Color Creme Medium Buttery Blonde 803
Pearl Blonde Hair Color
Luminous pearl blonde is a blend of natural and cool tones that help control unwanted warmth. It works best with light to medium complexions. Especially if you have brown or green eyes, complement the look with a rich brown eyeliner smudged across your top eyelid.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Olia 9.03 - Light Pearl Blonde
Golden Blonde Hair Color
The brighter and lighter hue of golden blonde will add shine to your hair and warmth to fair and olive skin complexions. Pair this sun-kissed hair color shade with a peachy blush that will complement its warm tones.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Olia 9.3 - Light Golden Blonde
Beige Blonde Hair Color
Beige blonde hair color is a sandy blonde that controls warmth, but isn’t plain ashy—sparkling like champagne—a cool, warm blonde. This look is perfect for anyone with medium complexion and hazel or brown eyes. Be sure to pick up a rich earth-toned eyeshadow palette to complement the cool tones.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Nutrisse Nourishing Color Creme Dark Beige Blonde 72 (Sweet Latte)
Bronde Hair Color
This trending blonde shade is a rich dark blonde hair color that perfectly combines blonde and brown. It works as an ombre as well as a root-to-ends color. It’s ideal for anyone with a medium complexion and it works with all eye colors. Pair with a beige-y pink or nude lip for a pulled together look.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Olia 61/2.3 - Lightest Golden Brown
Ash Blonde Hair Color
Ash blonde is named after the cool tone that finishes the shade. It’s a trending hair color that could serve as a stop on the road to platinum hair, or works on its own. Try it paired with a silvery gray smoky eye for a Friday night.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Olia 91/2.1 - Lightest Ash Blonde
Champagne Blonde Hair Color
This fizzy and light blonde hair color is as fun as its name, a champagne blonde shade that’s not too warm or too ashy. Champagne blondes should ditch their iridescent highlighter — you don’t want to get too washed out — and swap it out for a shimmery golden bronzer.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Nutrisse Nourishing Color Creme Champagne Blonde 82 (Champagne Fizz)
Platinum Blonde Hair Color
Super-light platinum hair color has been spotted everywhere from the runways to social media to magazine covers. Not for the light hearted, but for the committed. Platinum hair color delivers the lightest blonde without brassiness. This look is sure to turn heads, so keep your skin complexion warm and bright with a classic red or deep purple lip.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Nutrisse Ultra Color PL1 - Lightest Platinum
Dirty Blonde Hair Color
This natural-looking shade is a mix of brown and blonde. The wheat-colored look will look natural on fair to medium complexions and lightens up your look without too much drama. Accessorize with gold jewelry to bring out the hair color shade’s lighter tones.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Olia 7.0 - Dark Blonde
Honey Blonde Hair Color
A sweet shade of blonde, this bright hair color evokes a deep yellow anyone with a sweet tooth will recognize. This shade is a classic blonde look that works well as highlights or all-over color. Pair it with your favorite peachy blush to keep the look warm.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Nutrisse Nourishing Color Creme Dark Golden Blonde 73 (Honey Dip)
Dark Blonde Hair Color
Hair that falls close to the brunette spectrum is classified as dark blonde hair color. For natural brunettes, dark blonde is a great way to lighten up your look. This shade works all year long, just be sure to accessorize with greens and blues to complete the rich color.
DIY at home Hair Color: Garnier Olia 7.0 - Dark Blonde
Strawberry Blonde Hair Color
One of the most unique natural-looking hair color shades, strawberry blonde is a warm red-blonde combination that will leave you looking like you spent all summer on the beach. It’s a happy shade that looks best on anyone with a fair complexion and green or blue eyes. Pair it with your favorite pair of sandals and you’re good to go!