Introducing this season's hottest new hair colour: 'stone blonde'

“Stone Blonde” Hair Is The New Platinum Blonde

Move over platinum

InStyle Contributing Editor / January 23 2020

Platinum hair is a surefire way to make a statement. But the truth is, that icy blonde hue is more flattering on cool skin tones. So, what’s a warm complexioned gal to do?

Try 'stone blonde' highlights. Like sandstone, the LA hair trend marbles together pale blonde tones with warm light beige accents.

According to Los Angeles colourist Sarah Klein, it has the brightness of platinum blonde but with soft, tonal dimension. “Stone blonde strikes the balance between ashy and warm, creating a natural, beige-blonde finish," Klein told Refinery 29.

"It's actually more versatile than platinum, because it's not a single colour, but factors in your natural root colour and skin complexion."

Keen to give it a go? Take these hair inspiration snaps along to your next salon appointment.

that yummy blonde 🤤 major chop and babylights for this beauty! swipe for more and before #901unfiltered #hairbysarahklein #sarah901 #ninezeroone
that yummy blonde 🤤 major chop and babylights for this beauty! swipe for more and before #901unfiltered #hairbysarahklein #sarah901 #ninezeroone
THANK YOU @joeyperrotti for always making my hair dreams come true ily!
THANK YOU @joeyperrotti for always making my hair dreams come true ily!
I should of brushed my hair BUT New hair wooot 💁🏼‍♀️ @gabriellenicolehair 🤩🤩🤩👏🏻👏🏻 To bad my lipstick doesn't cover my eczema 😒 merrr...
I should of brushed my hair BUT New hair wooot 💁🏼‍♀️ @gabriellenicolehair 🤩🤩🤩👏🏻👏🏻 To bad my lipstick doesn't cover my eczema 😒 merrr...
@maiamitchell fav texture cc: @sexyhair
@maiamitchell fav texture cc: @sexyhair
@voguemagazine thank you @lancomeofficial 💫
@voguemagazine thank you @lancomeofficial 💫
60s vibes today for @jodiemcomer styled by @elizabethsaltzman make up by @ninapark hair by me using @harryjoshprotools ps -swipe to see the end of the video 😂
60s vibes today for @jodiemcomer styled by @elizabethsaltzman make up by @ninapark hair by me using @harryjoshprotools ps -swipe to see the end of the video 😂

If you’re looking for more new season hair inspo, check out the 'mushroom' colour trend.

What do you think of the 'stone blonde' hair trend? Let us know in the comments.

Main image credit: Getty

This article originally appeared on instylemag.com.au

Chelsea is BEAUTYcrew’s Contributing Editor. She has a sweet spot for anything that claims to make skin glow and won’t leave the house without a slick of mascara. Chelsea has 10 years of experience as a beauty editor and her words can be found on BEAUTYcrew, Women’s Health, Daily Addict, The Joye and Primped.