Crazy and Colorful Halloween Hair Ideas
It’s time to throw out your frizzy black wig and Poundland witch’s hat. This year, the perfect Halloween costume comes with a splash of color. With the spookiest day of the year fast approaching, funky hair shades are here to save your outfit. If you’re keen for a kaleidoscopic color clash this Halloween, read on for some crazy and colorful Halloween hair ideas.
Halloween Costumes with Red Hair
And when we say red hair, we mean RED hair. Leave your auburns and burgundies at home, this Halloween it’s all about vibrancy. Here are our top Halloween Costumes with Red Hair.
Poison Ivy from The Batman Franchise
Plunge into the Batman universe with a Poison Ivy costume. This iconic villain is deadly glamorous, with tumbling red locks and a leafy green bodysuit. Mysterious and alluring, this is one costume that we’re ‘rooting’ for this Halloween!
With an hourglass figure of impossible dimensions and lips to rival Kylie Jenner’s, this OG animated redhead has influenced female beauty standards for decades. Channel your inner temptress with a sparkling red bodycon dress and luxurious purple gloves. If you can perfect Jessica’s vibrant red Hollywood waves, this is one look that’ll get you all the candy!
Ariel from The Little Mermaid
Mermaid waves aren’t Disney certified unless they’re red. Dive into the world of Disney with a super cute Little Mermaid costume. With bright red locks, a green shimmering tail and purple shell bralette, let’s face it, this is one look that certainly has the Halloween stamp of approval.
Mystique from X-Men
Go all out with this X-Men approved look. Our favourite mutant shapeshifter, Mystique is known for her vivid red locks, blue skin, and yellow eyes. If you want to give some extra attention to your Halloween attire, try this primary color creation this October!
Pink Hair Halloween Costumes
Feel pretty in pink this Halloween with these Pink Hair Halloween Costumes. From magenta curls to bubble-gum locks, we’ve got you covered this October.
Frenchy from Grease
You certainly won’t be a beauty school dropout with Frenchy from Grease’s bubble-gum pink hair. Pair a Pink Ladies bomber jacket with a thriving ‘50s dress (pink of course!). Style your peachy locks in typical short retro curls for maximum Frenchy impact!
The original Strawberry Shortcake actually had red locks, but with this colorful costume no-one will know the difference! Be sure to replicate her signature pink polka-dot dress and stripy green socks. Match the hat for maximum impact!
Alice from Closer
Channel our favourite goddess Natalie Portman as Alice from Closer for an ultra-chic and feminine Halloween look. If you're in the mood to sparkle this October, sport a glittering mesh dress with a short pink bob.
Princess Bubblegum from Adventure Time
If you’re cartoon crazy like me, Princess Bubblegum is the obvious choice. Adventure Time fanatics will know Princess Bubblegum as a sentient, humanoid-construct of pink gum, who rules peacefully over the Candy Kingdom. For this pink hair Halloween costume, you’ll need ultra lengthy locks. Try pink hair extensions to make this look really pop!
Blue Hair Halloween Costumes
Feeling blue this Halloween? Our choice of Blue Hair Halloween Costumes is sure to cheer you up. From Corpse-Bride locks to creepy blue bobs, these colorful costumes will keep you feeling blue-tiful!
Sadness From 'Inside Out'
Don’t let this look get you down. The perfect choice for a girl that just wants to go home and eat their Halloween Haul. Style your blue Halloween hair in a short bob, with Sadness’s signature turtleneck and round glasses. And yes, you will have to paint yourself blue.
This Blue Hair Halloween Costume is sure to get the attention of the other mother, with or without buttons in your eyes. Coraline wears her trademark yellow raincoat and wellies, with yet another blue bob. Add a sweet dragonfly hair accessory to nail this creepy character.
The Corpse Bride
An obvious choice for traditional Halloween horror. The Corpse Bride is a great opportunity to dust up on your spooky makeup skills and show the kids on your street what a real Halloween costume looks like. Your blue Halloween hair should be long, with the adornment of (dead) floral bridal accessories and a ripped veil. Be sure to tarnish your wedding dress and tinge your skin blue for maximum beyond-the-grave impact.
Purple Hair Halloween Costumes
Embrace the color purple with these perfect Purple Hair Halloween Costumes.
Gamora from Guardians of the Galaxy
Go full Cosplay with a Gamora costume. Raised by Thanos to be a living weapon, Gamora seeks redemption as a member of the Guardians of the Galaxy. Her look is totally badass, with balayage purple tresses, a sleeveless leather getup and yes, green skin. Just be careful with your sword!
Mal from Descendents
Queen Maleficent "Mal" Bertha is the main protagonist of the Descendants franchise, portrayed by the beautiful Dove Cameron. The daughter of Maleficent and Hades, this Purple Hair Halloween Costume certainly has the spooky stamp of approval. Style your long purple locks with an all leather get up (boots, trousers, and jacket) and don’t forget the fingerless gloves!
Sherry and Terry from The Simpsons
Buddy up this Halloween with a Sherry and Terry costume. The ultimate ‘twinning’ get-up, style long purple locks with a lilac dress and bow. FYI, your bestie is essential for this look! If you're more of an old soul, try a Patty and Selma get up to complete your double-vision fantasy.
Did we give you some inspiration? To complete your colorful creation, try some funky colored hair extensions to take your look to the next level. After all, it is Halloween!
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