This Hair Trend Has People Going Gray on Purpose

There are many shades of this granny gray trend!

There’s a hair trend that emerged in the second decade of the 21st century that makes being gray cool.  Those who are graying, let it shine and the younger deliberately dye their hair different shades of gray.  It’s known as the granny gray trend.  One peak at social media and you can find a variety of the trend from #platinum, #simplysilver and #grayhair.   The fashion designer Jean-Paul Gaultier started it years ago on the catwalk.   Celebs have tried it from Lady gaga, Pink, Rihanna, Ciara, Jamie Lee Curtis and George Clooney.   To achieve the look prior to naturally graying, hair must first bleached until it’s white then tones of gray, blue or violet are added.  Maintaining the look of artificial gray hair requires a lot of maintenance.