20 Photos That Prove Sunset Color Is the Most Romantic Kind of Rainbow Hair

We're approaching the time of year when we feel ready for a vacation. Brisk winds, excessive darkness, and holiday stress have us yearning for sunnier climates. But while we may not have the time (or the funds) to get away right now, we're taking a mental retreat via the latest rainbow hair trend: sunset hair.

For this colorful coif, dye is applied to create a gradient effect, typically starting with brooding purple shades close to the root. This gradually turns into fiery shades of pink, orange, and yellow — just like the hues in a tropical sunset. The look is both edgy and romantic at the same time. Read on to see some of our favorite examples of the sunset color trend.