Sunset hair trend is back and it's bolder and more beautiful than ever

Nov 19, 2015 at 11:58 a.m. ET

You might think you've seen all the variations of the rainbow colour hair dye trend but there's a new one doing the rounds on Instagram.

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Sunset hair does what it says on the tin: combine shades of yellow, orange, red, pink and even blue to look like the colours of a bold, breathtaking sunset.

It's not an entirely new trend but last year's effort had far more of a chalky vibe. Sunset hair 2015 is definitely more of a head-turner.

And it works.

It's a look that's sure to stand out in a crowd but the mixture of painted highlights and balayage (a freehand highlighting technique) stops it looking too extreme.

A beautiful sunset, presented in a plait

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Red, copper and yellow hues blend for a warm effect

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Sunset hair works on any length

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Shades of blue and pink make for a moody sky

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A combination of all of the above for a picture-perfect sunset

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What do you think of the sunset hair trend? Is it one you'll be trying? Let us know in the comments below.

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