Hair Metal Is Instagram's Latest Beauty Obsession

Don't worry, it's not the '80s kind.

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After introducing us to the wonders of hair tapestries, Bleach London is at it again. The experimental U.K. salon, which has single-handedly reinvented the art of hair accessorizing, has introduced its latest technique: hair metal.

While at first read you might associate the look with hair metal bands—Kiss, Twisted Sister, Mötley Crüe, Poison, etc.—with their dirty, fluffed-out manes, rest assured it's a much more pared-down look, kind of like Coachella-meets-Renaissance-festival chic.

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#FYFBLEACH #hairmetal braid for @alexbrownsell by @lorenmiles ⚡️⚡️⚡️

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The hair metal look is styled after the ever-nostalgic hair wraps of the '90s, but using metal instead of string for a neo-boho look. What's more is you can accessorize the strands with delicate charms or by weaving jewelry, like gold or silver hoops, into braids.

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We got our first taste of Bleach London's metal hair braiding at FYF Festival in L.A. and have since been stalking the #hairmetal hashtag. See our favorite inspo snaps below:

Jewelled wrap by @graciekeates at #FYFFEST #FYFBLEACH @fyffest

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#FYFBLEACH baby braids hair by @graciekeates

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Hairwrap saç uygulaması 😊 Huzurla kullanın 😚 İyi gecelerr 🌙

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