What is the most attractive hair color for ? + Poll Results

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Today, we are diving into a highly debated topic: "What is the most attractive hair color for ?" To get to the bottom of this question, I conducted a poll on our website and asked the public for their opinions. OMG folks.... 2746 people participated (which makes my survey kind of accurate 😊) I'm so happy about that, and thank you so much for your support! The results are in, and I'm here to share the findings with you.

Before we dive into the poll results, let's take a quick look at the hair color options that were included in the survey. The five hair color options were blonde, brunette, red, black, and gray.

Winner, winner chicken dinner...

Now, let's get to the juicy part. According to the poll, the sexiest hair colour for is... drumroll please... #BLONDE!

The most attractive hair color awards - Infographic with 1st, 2nd and 3rd place

First things first... Why would you put the gray hair colour in the last position 😲? Nobody puts Baby in a corner! (Another elderly joke) I personally love it. As I said in my article "How to cover grays" there are plenty of gray hairstyles that look so sexy... But that's just me... If I have to be honest I voted for gray hair color, and I'm part of that 2% 😏

Let's check the results...

Hair color Percentage
Blonde 35%
Brunette 28%
Red 25%
Black 10%
Gray 2%

The contest for the most attractive hair colour is obviously won by the blonde color with 35% of the overall vote, followed by the brunette. The bronze goes to Pippi Longstocking (people 30 and above will understand 👩‍🦰). And the fourth place is for black hair colour.

But wait, it's not that simple. As you probably remember I added a few additional questions to the poll. They were about your age and gender. So, let's take a closer look.

Most Attractive Hair Colour According to Men

According to the survey, the majority of men (42%) found blonde hair to be the most attractive. This was followed by brunette (36%), red (16%), black (5%), and gray (1%).

Hair color Percentage
Blonde 43%
Brunette 36%
Red 16%
Black 5%
Grey 1%


Analysis of the results

Sexiest hair color according to men - Infographic with poll results

Men seem to be falling head over heels for blondes, with a whopping 43% of respondents voting for this hair color as the most attractive. This result might have something to do with the age-old saying "blondes have more fun" or maybe they just really appreciate a good beachy wave. Either way, blondes seem to be the sunny disposition that men just can't resist.

Brunettes, don't feel left out! You still have plenty of admirers, with 36% of men voting for you as the most attractive hair color. It seems that men appreciate a little sophistication and maturity in their life, and who could blame them?

Redheads, you bring the heat with 16% of the vote! This hair color is a statement all on its own and let's face it, there's just something about a fiery temper that makes things more interesting.

Black hair, you may be a little more reserved with only 5% of the vote, but you still exude a sense of mystery and elegance that some men just can't resist.

And last but not least, gray hair got 1% of the vote. It might not be the most popular choice, but I'm pretty sure it's only a matter of time before silver foxes become the new black.

At the end of the day, personal preference is king and the most attractive hair color is the one that makes the individual feel confident, happy, and ready to take on the world. So, whether you're a blonde, brunette, redhead, blackhead, or gray head, rock that hair color with pride!

Let's see what that hype is all about

Just look at these beauties... I kinda understand the men here... I mean aren't they gorgeous...

Most Attractive Hair Colour According to Women

Interestingly, women had a different opinion when it came to attractive hair color. The majority of women (38%) preferred brunette hair, followed by blonde (36%), red (18%), black (5%), and gray (3%)

Author's note: To all people with gray hair don't be sad! It's all about personal opinion, and you're my favourite! ❤️ 🗳 - I voted for you!

Hair color Percentage
Brunette 38%
Blonde 36%
Red 18%
Black 5%
Gray 3%


Analysis of the results

Sexiest hair color accoridng to women - Infographic showing the result from the poll

Ladies, it looks like the brown dark hair took the lead with 38% of the vote, proving that a classic, timeless look never goes out of style.

Blondes, you're not far behind with 36% of the vote! Perhaps it's the radiant and carefree vibe that you bring, or maybe it's just because you remind us of sunny beach days. Either way, blondes are still a crowd favorite.

Both lighter brown hair and lighter blonde hair are preferable to darker or black hair.

Redheads, you bring the fire with 18% of the vote! Your bold and unique hair color is sure to make a statement, and who doesn't love a little extra attention?

Black hair received 5% of the vote, showcasing its timeless and elegant appeal. It's the epitome of sophistication and class, and it's no wonder some women can't resist.

Gray hair, you may have only received 3% of the vote, but I have a feeling you'll be making a comeback in no time. Embrace the silver and let your hair do the talking!

Some examples of brunette beauties

After seeing these photos I'm having a second thought, but still will stick with my opinion...

Most Attractive Hair Color Based on the Age of the Participants

The results also showed that different age groups had other preferences when it came to attractive hair color.

Age Group Blonde Brunette Red Black Gray
19-39 47% 32% 17% 3% 1%
30-39 28% 50% 18% 3% 1%
40-49 55% 24% 15% 5% 1%
50-59 25% 60% 10% 4% 1%
60+ 20% 65% 10% 4% 1%


Analysis of the results:

For the young and restless (19-39), the majority (47%) thought blonde hair was the epitome of attractiveness, followed by brunette (32%), red (17%), black (3%), and gray (1%). I can only assume that the young participants are chasing the sun and going for that beachy blonde look.

For those in their prime (30-39), the majority (50%) preferred brunette hair. Maybe they're getting serious and settling down, or perhaps they're just tired of constantly having to touch up those roots. Either way, brunette hair is their top choice.

For the mid-lifers (40-49), the majority (55%) thought blonde hair was the way to go. Maybe they're trying to relive their youth or maybe they just want to show off their golden years. Either way, blonde is back on top for this group.

For the almost-seniors (50-59), the majority (60%) preferred brunette hair. We can only assume that they're feeling comfortable in their own skin and going for a classic, timeless look.

And for the golden oldies (60 years and older), the majority (65%) preferred brunette hair. We can only assume that they're wise enough to know that brunette hair never goes out of style.

In conclusion, it seems like hair color preferences change with age. Whether you're chasing the sun or settling down, there's a hair color out there for everyone. So, pick the one that makes you feel confident and beautiful, and let your hair do the talking!

Honorable mention

Well, isn't it just grand that redheads have been blessed with such a vibrant and eye-catching hair color? They practically radiate joy and energy! And let's not forget about those adorable freckles that dot their faces like constellations in the sky - it's like they're little works of art!

You know what they say - redheads have more fun! And who can blame them? They've got the confidence and personality to match their fiery locks, making them the life of the party wherever they go. So let's raise a glass (preferably of something red) to all the lovely redheads out there - you make the world a more colorful and exciting place!

Interesting facts about hair color

Interestingly, other research has shown that men find women with lighter hair to have more positive perceptions in terms of relationship and parenting potential. Women, on the other hand, care more about overall appearance and dress size, which generally leads to darker hair being preferred by women.

After a certain population analyzed, researchers found that women with brown eyes chose blond hair more often, while women with other eye colors preferred brunette hair. Furthermore, the results showed that women care about hair length, with long black hair being preferred by the majority of women.

Survey Methodology

Survey Methodology - Infographic with key aspects of the survey

We invited all the visitors to join our poll, and a whopping 2746 people got in on the action. We asked them to pick their dream hair color from five options (blonde, brunette, red, black, gray) and to tell us a bit about themselves by selecting their age group and gender. After some super-scientific analysis (okay, we may have used some magic too), we finally figured out the most attractive hair color of the year!


Alright folks, the results of our hair-raising poll are clear! Blondes have more fun as it turns out, with the majority of men voting for sunny locks as the most attractive hair color of . But hold on, ladies! Don't break out the bottle of bleach just yet. The fairer sex had a different tune, with the majority of women opting for the more natural and rich shade of brown.

As we dug deeper, we discovered a hair-raising trend: different age groups have different hair color preferences. Older folks seem to prefer the classic and sophisticated look of brunette locks, while the younger generation is all about the blond hair, don't care attitude.

So, what's the moral of the story? Choose the hair color that makes you feel confident and beautiful, whether it's a head-turning red, a sleek black, or a stunning silver. After all, beauty is in the hair of the beholder!

It's important to remember that the most attractive hair color is the one that makes you feel confident and beautiful. So, whether you prefer black hair, lighter hair, or red hair, choose the dye hair color that you love and rock it with confidence! Our poll found that almost a third of men preferred blondes, however, women with dark hair were also popular with the men's votes.

All in all, the poll results showed that hair colour preference can vary greatly, but what's most important is that women and men feel confident and beautiful with their hair color choice. So, go ahead and experiment with different dye hair colors until you find the one that works for you!

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