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😌🤫🤔 Worried that your grey hair is aging you? We’re here to help you embrace your greying locks and create a look that’s fresh and youthful. Grey hair is absolutely stunning and a marker for all the wisdom stored in that beautiful head. In this article, we’ll teach you how to wear and style your changing hair so you look anything but old. From hairstyles to tips and tricks on caring for silver locks, we’ve got it all!

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Get a haircut that makes you feel amazing.

  1. Rock your grey hair with a confidence-boosting haircut. When you have grey hair, your self-confidence is everything. Getting a haircut that flatters your face shape and matches your lifestyle can help you look younger. All you have to do is go up to a mirror and pull your hair back. Take a lipstick or dry erase marker and trace the shape of your face onto the mirror—a round, oval, diamond, oblong, heart, or square shape will stare back at you.[1]
    • If you have a round face, opt for a cute pixie cut.
    • If you have an oval face, try blunt bangs.
    • If you have a diamond face, give side swept bangs a try.
    • If you have an oblong face, opt for a layered lob.
    • If you have a heart face, go for long layers.
    • If you have a square face, try a classic bob.
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Hydrate your hair and protect it from heat.

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Try wearing fun, bold accessories.

  1. Pops of color against grey hair will turn back the clock. Think of your silver locks as a fresh canvas to work with. Your hair's white and cool undertones are the perfect pairing for red-rimmed glasses, vibrant headbands, and even gold jewelry.
    • Add a pop of color to your lips to match your accessories! A matching lip and accessory duo will keep you looking young and fresh.[6]
    • Silver hair doesn’t mean ditching the gold jewelry. Dainty gold pieces can add just a hint of yellow to your look without bringing out any yellow undertones in your hair.[7]
    • Ultimately, wear accessories that make you feel confident.

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Wear white, red, and blue clothing.

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      This article was co-authored by Charina Redugerio and by wikiHow staff writer, Aly Rusciano. Charina Redugerio is a Makeup Artist based in New York City. With over 13 years of experience in the beauty industry, Charina has worked for Sephora, NARS Cosmetics, L'Oreal, Parfums Christian Dior, Natasha Denona Makeup, and is now a freelance makeup artist. She has conducted makeup for numerous fashion week shows, editorial shoots, and one-on-one client makeovers. She has worked and trained with several global celebrity makeup artists including Dior's Ricky Wilson. This article has been viewed 5,352 times.
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