These Celebs Are Influencing Your Hair Color

Which celebs are influencing America's hair color? Stylists across the country name names.

July 17, 2008 9:35 AM
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Celebrity Hairstyle Trends

CORAL GABLES, FL: Sunny Honey
Hair-color idol: Gwyneth Paltrow
"Around here, you want your hair to look as good on a boat in full sunshine as it does in a club. There's a new wave of successful women in their 30s who enjoy going out and want their hair to be a young, fun color like Gwyneth's." —Joseph Olazabal, owner, Olazabal Salon
At home, MC recommends: Garnier Nutrisse Permanent Nourishing Color Creme in 93 Honey Butter Light Golden Blonde

Celebrity Hairstyle Trends

Dallas, TX: Belle Caramel
Hair-color idol: Jessica Biel
"Dallas is so ethnically diverse, it's no wonder a rich color like dulce de leche is so popular. It's a subtle way to lighten dark hair, while it adds a warm dimension to blondes." —Terri Hoover, owner, Artistik Edge Studio
At home, MC recommends: Clairol Natural Instincts Non-Permanent Color in 18 Pecan Medium Golden Brown

Celebrity Hairstyle Trends

Santa Monica, CA: Mahogany Shine
Hair-color idol: Anne Hathaway
"A lot of California girls who overdid the blonde — and saw the damage it caused — have moved on. They're now loving Anne Hathaway's rich brown shade because it keeps its luster." —Sonya Dove, co-owner, The Doves Studio
At home, MC recommends: L'Oréal Natural Match Color Crème Gloss in 4N Dark Brown

Celebrity Hairstyle Trends

Portland, OR: Flaxen Vixen
Hair-color idol: Sienna Miller
"Women in Portland follow trends but never go over the top. That's true for hair color too: The blondes will go for golden shades rather than platinum." —Justin Hickox, owner, Justin Hickox Studio
At home, MC recommends: L'Oréal Superior Preference Permanent Conditioning Colorant in 8 Natural Medium Blonde

Celebrity Hairstyle Trends

PHOENIX, AZ: Enchanted Red
Hair-color idol: Amy Adams
"Since my clients are dressing in bold colors and big geometric prints, it seems they don't want their hair to compete. I'm getting lots of requests for deep strawberry blonde, &agravde; la Amy Adams." —Perry Monge, owner, Perry Monge Salon and Spa
At home, MC recommends: Revlon ColorSilk Permanent Haircolor in 72 Strawberry Blonde

Celebrity Hairstyle Trends

Boston, MA: Highbrow Brunette
Hair-color idol: Audrey Tautou
"Unlike women in warmer climates who crave the sun-kissed look, Bostonians shy away from blonde. More influenced by European style, they gravitate toward rich brunette tones." —Alex Safar, owner, Salon Acôté
At home, MC recommends: Clairol Nice 'n Easy Permanent Color in 129 Medium Brown