Once upon a time, many people struggled with embracing their graying hair due to society’s stigma. But how the tides have turned because, in these present times, silver is one of the most trendy hair colors on the block. Nowadays, guys and gals are rocking silver hair out loud and proud, whether in natural or dyed color. Silver hair has become popular because of the color’s ability to light up your facial features and the graceful look it adds to one’s appearance.
So, today, we will celebrate this stunning hair color by highlighting 25 photos of women and men rocking their silver hair with pride. If you’re on the silver hair journey, we recommend diving into this list below, as they will inspire and encourage you.
If you’re considering dyeing your strands or transitioning into this color, we’ve also included some product recommendations to give your hair a much-needed boost.
1. LAYERED CUT
IMAGE SOURCE: @CHARDAE_85
Elevate your look with this layered cut that cascades from top to bottom, resulting in silver elegance.
IMAGE SOURCE: SINCERELY RINA
The silver frohawk is one edgy hairstyle that gives you a bold and beautiful appearance in one.
3. HEADBAND AFRO PUFF
IMAGE SOURCE: @MYNATURALSILVERCROWN
Sometimes, all you need to slay your silver curls is to have them neatly brushed into a puff and popped on a headband.
4. TWIST OUT
IMAGE SOURCE: NORA POTTS
Taking out your old twists or braids is one way to get those silver curls popping.
5. BLUNT CUT AFRO
IMAGE SOURCE: @SILVER_STAMINA
Keep those salt ‘n’ pepper curls trimmed and happy in an umbrella-shaped Afro.
6. SIDE PUFF
IMAGE SOURCE: RINGLETTERAY
Transform loose or old silver curls into a stunning pineapple side puff.
7. SHORT HAIR WITH LINE PARTING
IMAGE SOURCE: @SAVVYSILVER_N_CHIC
Grey hair is cute; short grey hair with a long line parting? Now, that’s even better.
8. PETAL BUN
IMAGE SOURCE: KESHA ROBERTSON
This unique style creates an illusion of flower petals sitting pretty on your head.
9. ROD SET
MAGE SOURCE: @BANKOZEN
Do you want a better definition for your silver curls? A rod set will get you flowy, springy curls.
10. TWO STRAND TWISTS
IMAGE SOURCE: KYRON
Sometimes, an excellent ol’ two-strand twist is enough to work the magic into your hair.
11. FLAT TWIST UPDO
IMAGE SOURCE: @THECURLCONQUEROR
This flat twist updo makes the perfect choice for those who don’t like hair on their face and neck.
IMAGE SOURCE: TERESA M
This easy-peasy hairstyle can be done at home with either the teeth of a rattail comb or your forefinger.
13. CROP CUT
IMAGE SOURCE: @SHENA011
The crop cut is a low-cut hairstyle that gives the wearer a modern, fashionable appearance.
14. TWO AFRO PUFFS
IMAGE SOURCE: MARILYN LAURENT
A fun and playful style, the two Afro puffs give an age-defying look.
15. AFRO PUFF WITH SINGLE BRAID
IMAGE SOURCE: TONI CARTHAN
An Afro puff with a single cornrow braid is a hairstyle that’s right for days.
16. LOW CUT WITH THE FULL BEARD
IMAGE SOURCE: @THE_REAL_DBOBBY
The low cut, thin mustache, and full beard complement each other to create a balanced and refined look.
17. HIGH CROP TOP CUT
IMAGE SOURCE: @FORDBARRINGTON
A distinct top-section haircut with a trimmed beard characterizes this stylish silver look.
18. DYED SILVER
IMAGE SOURCE: CHRISTOPHER MURAGE
Whether dyed or natural, silver hair looks as great on the young as the old.
19. SHORT WILD AFRO
IMAGE SOURCE: FLY, HIP & AGELESS
The neatly trimmed black-and-white beard is complemented by a short wild Afro that adds a touch of rugged masculinity to the look.
20. THE CONNECTING BEARD
IMAGE SOURCE: LHARRINGTON
Sometimes all a brother needs to celebrate his silver look good is a short haircut and a neat connecting beard.
23. WHITE AS SNOW
IMAGE SOURCE: @TMICHAEL_BERGEN
Snowy white hair is such a distinctive and striking look. Add a full silver beard to it, and you get a mature, bold aesthetic.
22. MOHAWK FADE
IMAGE SOURCE: MENSHAIRCUTS
This stylish haircut combines a mohawk and a fade to create a striking edgy appearance.
23. FADE CUT
IMAGE SOURCE: BILL DANGER
The gradual transition of the dark and silver tones from short hair to shaved sides neatly complements the clipped beard. Unraveling twists on a head full of silver hair will result in defined textured curls.
24. TWIST OUT
IMAGE SOURCE: @XZAYYA
Age is just a number and silver can be worn on any gender or age range and still look flawless.
25. SALT ‘N’ PEPPER
IMAGE SOURCE: BLACK MALE HAIR
The combination of black and silver hair has never looked better! Paired with a silver beard, this gives a distinguished look.
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Which silver looks are you bookmarking? Let us know in the comments!