Instagram Churns Out Yet Another Wildly Pretty Hair Trend You Need to See: Glitter Roots

Holiday party statement hair, anyone?

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First the internet campaigned for us to cover up our dark eye circles with sequins, and now it has an equally embellished solution for disguising your grown-out roots: glitter, and lots of it.

Much like jello lipstick, glitter roots feel as if they've been plucked from the saccharine, Spice-Girls-worshipping '90s. And while it's probably not the best thing for your scalp health, the results are decidedly gorgeous and easy to achieve/wash out. Just grab a jar of your choice glitter and hair gel or pomade to smooth it across your "boring dishwater squirrel brown" roots.

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Contrary to the most viral glitter root looks, you don't need an Instagram-famous shade or a proficiency for raver knots to pull it off. As you can see below, there's a variety of interpretations from gold flecks on amber waves to jewel-toned sparkles on opalesque gray hair.

Can this become a thing please? #glitterroots

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