For EXO’s newest comeback, band member Chanyeol surprisingly did not dye his hair a daring shade as he has prior to now. As a substitute, he tried out a glitzy pattern that we have seen on a number of Ok-pop stars currently: hair tinsel.

One minute and 40 seconds into the music video for “Love Shot,” which dropped right now, you’ll be able to catch Chanyeol with holographic highlights in his hair. The festive touches are because of sparkly strings, that are principally ultra-fine variations of the vacation tinsel, which are delicately tied onto strands of hair. Though Ok-pop stars have solely been sporting the glittery hair extensions for a day at a time, they sometimes last as long as two weeks. So in case you had been to get some hair tinsel now, they’d final you till the ball drops on New 12 months’s Eve.


And in case you’ve watched stay performances from principally any Ok-pop group currently, you have most likely seen considered one of their members with glimmering hair, too. NCT’s Doyoung, Stray Child’s Hyunjin, and Wanna One’s Daehwi are just some current examples.

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Twice’s Tzuyu additionally had hair tinsel in for the “Sure or Sure” music video, and Momoland’s Hyebin experimented with them on the Melon Music Awards earlier this month. I even noticed Heize with them at KCON NY again in June. Hair tinsel has been round since about 2011, however the hair stylists for Ok-pop stars appear to be simply catching onto the enjoyable adornment.

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With Ok-pop stars always coloring their hair, tinsel offers a bleach- and damage-free means so as to add enjoyable, prismatic dimension. As 2018 involves an finish, idols have to restore their hair earlier than all of the dye jobs that lay forward in 2019, so the recognition of hair tinsel is sensible. Plus, they work on any hair size (barring from buzz cuts, so you will not see them on Day6’s Sungjin any time quickly).

When you’re considering attempting tinsel hair, too, dozens of salons across the nation supply it. Amazon additionally provides quite a few shades for $10.

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