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30 Best Peekaboo Hair Color Ideas and Trending Styles in 2021

Are you thinking about switching your hair color? How about you consider getting some peekaboo highlights? These are a huge trend at the moment, and it seems like they will stay around for quite some time. Keep on reading and explore different highlights down below that will suit you!

What Is Peekaboo Hair Color?

Peekaboo highlights are called like so for the obvious reason – they are trying to give you that ‘peekaboo’ moment. These are applied underneath the top layer of your hair, and they are not as easy to spot once you wear your hair down. However, once you put it in a ponytail these highlights will be quite visible. They are also easy to spot if you go for a wavy hairstyle. This is why most women prefer getting bright-colored peekaboo highlights – they will look amazing with that pop of color.

Who Should Get Peekaboo Highlights?

Peekaboo highlights can be worn by anyone! You can go for a dramatic neon color that is party-perfect, or you can go for a light beige or blonde if you are a minimalistic person. Natural & more neutral colors are office-friendly and perfect for women who can’t do a dramatic change with their hair at work.

What Are The Best Colors For Peekaboo Highlights?

The choice is up to you! There are no strict rules since it is your hair, meaning that you can do anything you want to it. Consider going for red, bright orange, hot pink, blue, green, or yellow (try to make it pop if that’s your preferred style).

Rock your dark brown hair with these light pink highlights!

This hairstyle is perfect for girls who prefer to wear their hair in a ponytail.

Fashionable blowout with pink highlights and this style will suit just anyone!

If your hair is already dark pink; why not freshen it up a little with some light pink highlights?

Silver icy hair and neon pink will make you look like a true diva.

Purple Peekaboo Hair

Dark blue base will look stunning with a set of purple highlights.

You can rock your natural hair color and give it a bit of pop with dark purple under lights.

Ash brown hair color is quite common, but this killer combo of purple is one of a kind!

If you are a fan of loose curls you can easily pull off this duo.

Why not combine several highlights into your peekaboo hairdo?

Green Peekaboo Hair

Dark green or emerald green is a popular go-to color choice since it is so chic & fashion-forward!

Rock wavy loose hairstyle with your minimalistic green peekaboo highlights.

This hot & fiery chestnut brown can look feminine and stylish with mystical green highlights only around your ends.

Mature women can also rock green peekaboo highlights, only with the right haircut!

Give a bit of life to your natural brown hair with these inner green peekaboo low-lights.

Red Peekaboo Hair

This duo is the perfect go-to for younger party women!

If your hair is natural sleek & straight you should consider adding bright neon red highlights.

If you don’t mind its high-maintenance upkeep, this short hairdo is for you!

You can add a pop of color at the front of your hairstyle as well, it is a must for younger girls!

Silver or icy blonde is a gorgeous color to pull off, but even prettier once you add red highlights!

Blue Peekaboo Hair

Add dark blue highlights on top of your blonde or caramel hair for that insane stylish outcome.

You can rock your naturally dark hair with mystical blue highlights, ideal for most age groups!

Women who have naturally longer hair will prefer a pop of color, as well as this minor change.

Blonde hair and blue highlights go perfectly together! This combo is great for teens.

This color is not hard to pull off if you are already a blonde – so why not try it out?

Blonde Peekaboo Highlights

Ashy dark brown and some light bleached out highlights can look divine!

Not everyone is capable of rocking this duo, but are you?!

This hairstyle is the perfect office-friendly haircut, everyone will enjoy your new peekaboo highlights!

Show off the beauty of your new hair color once you tie it in a ponytail.

Shorter hairstyle & this color combo will suit low-maintenance women the best!

Which Hairstyle Was Your Favorite?

In the end, which one hairstyle is a must-have in your opinion? Let us know your top pick when it comes to these 30 hairdos, we would love to know your favorite.

Got idea for your new hair with peek a boo trend? Check The Shampoo Lounge. The Shampoo Lounge has been attending to an international and Indonesian clientele since 2012 so check out our hair color galleries on our website and our TripAdvisor reviews! We can’t wait to have you in #tslhaircoloring


by Ajla Suceska for


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