Thursday 18 January 2018

‘It looks like something out of Lord of the Rings’ - What do the professionals think of Kim Kardashian’s new hair?

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

DO blondes have more fun? Kim Kardashian seems to think so as she debuted her new hairstyle, however it has divided fans on social media.

Mrs Kanye West has debuted dozens of hairstyles during her time in the spotlight, however this is her most divisive yet.

Her most drastic makeover ever: Kim Kardashian debuts bleach blonde bob

Independent.ie decided to seek professional advice, and asked the staff at a hair salon in Sutton what they thought of her new do.

Here’s what they said:

Kim Kardashian attends the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
Kim Kardashian attends the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

“Firstly, her skin tone isn’t right for her hair be platinum, and the colour seems to be applied quite unevenly” – Beth Kelly (Salon Manager)

“It’s horrible! I think a darker colour suits her much more, it makes her look a lot classier than the platinum.” – Geraldine Carroll

“It looks like it’s been pushed back because her whole parting had snapped off from the colour being too harsh.” – Tammy Lumsden

“She looks like one of the elves from Lord of the Rings!” - Ryan Cahill (Salon Coordinator)

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

“I think it’s really awful, and it’s completely ruined her hair. The colour's so bad that it makes her look a lot older than she actually is as well” – Adrienne Byrne (Salon colour specialist)    

“She looks like a vampire, it looks like something out of the Lost Boys!” – Nicole Byrne

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West attend the Balmain show as part of the Paris Fashion Week Womenswear Fall/Winter 2015/2016 on March 5, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

“It’s way too severe for her. Darker hair with a blonde balayage suited her far more, going completely blonde is too much” - Nicole Kenny

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