Summer’s 10 Most Popular Blonde Shades To Show Your Hair Colorist ASAP

Blonde bombshell here you come.

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Now that summer is in full swing, you might be itching for a new beauty look to sport. And what better way to celebrate the sunny season than by going lighter with your hair? For those eager to try out blonde, keep clicking for 10 fresh shades to help get you inspired.



Euphoria’s Sydney Sweeney channels Marilyn Monroe with her shiny buttery blonde locks, courtesy of celebrity hairstyle Laura Polko. The vibrant color instantly brightens up the actor’s face.

Dreamy Caramel

Celebrity hairstylist Kim Kimble is responsible for Sanaa Lathan’s drool-worthy caramel golden blonde shade. For those new to the blonde world, consider giving this more toned-down hue a try.

Dirty Blonde

If going bright blonde seems daunting, Bieber’s dirty blonde shade is a good entry point into the color. Additionally, the model’s color features highlights throughout, giving it a summery touch.


Feeling adventurous? Take a page out of Billie Eilish’s book and try a blinding platinum shade this summer. Add bangs and layers to make your new do’ extra edgy.

Bright Golden

Thanks to her iconic role in Legally Blonde, Reese Witherspoon has become the poster child for bright golden blonde locks over the years. You can’t go wrong with the Elle Woods-approved look.

Vivid Golden

Amandla Stenberg recently rocked a golden blonde moment, courtesy of celebrity hairstylist Ursula Stephen. Recreate an early 2000s-inspired look by trying the color with a flipped-out style.

Cool Contrast

Keep your dark roots to give a bright blonde shade a cool contrast like Margot Robbie. Plus, this style has a relaxed, lived-in feel to it.


Mary J. Blige’s long champagne blonde strands (featuring fun mermaid waves) should be high up on your hair color wishlist this summer.

Sweet Strawberry

Rita Ora makes a convincing case for strawberry blonde. In fact, the shade is the perfect trial run for those curious about going red.


You can have the best of both worlds with a “bronde” (a mix of blonde and brown) shade. If you need some inspiration, just take a scroll through J.Lo’s Instagram page.


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