Subtle uses of color is growing in popularity in the cosmetic world and this opal hair style is adheres to this movement with a combination of several technicolor hues with white locks. The overall effect is similar to that of an opal gemstone giving the white blond hair a subtle addition of color.
Opal hair is achieved through the combination of pastel hues such as blue, purple, green, pink and yellow coupled with a gray or white blond undertone. The colors are sporadically placed so that as the hair moves around it reveals pockets of subtle color --similar to an opal rock when it shines in the light. The colors are meant to blur together and seamlessly bleed into one another to give an iridescent and whimsical look to the hair that is extremely playful.