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Tokyo Hairstyles…all the colors in the rainbow!

Have you ever seen a rainbow? From auburn (chapatsu), to red, pink, lavender, blue, green, white… Japanese girls and boys will dye their hair in mostly any colour as an assertion of individuality, fashion trends or an act of rebellion. But this will only last until it’s time for job interviews in big companies or Government ministries.

In the meantime, this is what you’ll see in Tokyo streets ….

hairstyles

hairstyles

hairstyles

hairstyles

hairstyles

A lot has been written about the color of hair and its significance in Anime Manga. Reasons behind this go from making easier to distinguish characters to using color as a distinct mark of the character’s personality, either way, it’s fascinating how the trend transfers from manga to real life. If you want to read more about the use of hair color in manga click HERE

Images via TokyoFashion. All credits are from them.

All photos on this blog were snapped by me unless otherwise noted. If you see something you’d like to share, please be sure to provide a link back to this space. Thank you!

 

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  1. Heya,

    I nominated you guys for the Dragon’s Loyalty Award. Rules on my blog, but you can also google it for more information 🙂

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