A Photo Gallery of Gorgeous Platinum Colored Hair

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Platinum Blonde Hair Color

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Platinum hair color has been popular for decades, but not everyone looks good in super blonde hair, and very few adults can boast this shade naturally. So, getting it done in a salon or at home can prove damaging to hair.

Use this slide show of famous platinum blondes to determine if the look will flatter you, or if you should stick with a different shade.

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A Gorgous Platinum Color

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This model has pale skin, light eyes and platinum blonde hair. If you have have similar features, this look will likely suit you well.

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Elisa Nalin

Elisa Nalin
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Paris stylist Elisa Nalin is another platinum blonde with pale skin and light blue eyes. 

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Brea Grant

Brea Grant
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Actress Brea Grant has dark eyes and skin that's not super pale. She's proof that you don't have to be nearly translucent to rock a platinum hairdo.

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Maryse Ouellet

Maryse Ouellet
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Maryse Ouellet's tan skin contrasts with her bleached blonde hairdo. She embodies a stereotypical California look. If that's the trend you'd like to follow, visit a tanning salon, buy some hair extensions and lighten your locks.

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Kate Lanphear

Kate Lanphear
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Kate Lanphear rocks a short platinum style that complements her pale, pink skin. Notice that many of the women on this list have short, rather than long, platinum hair.

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Singer Pink

Singer Pink
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Pink's skin is almost olive-y, but her darker complexion looks fantastic with her bleached locks. 

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Elisha Cuthbert

Elisha Cuthbert
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Actress Elisha Cuthbert's rosy skin looks great with her bleached locks, which aren't as light as the other platinum shades on this list. If you want to go light but not super light, try Cuthbert's color.

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Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani long platinum blonde hair
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Singer Gwen Stefani is known for her platinum locks. The Italian-American beauty doesn't have super pale skin but has managed to make the bleached look work for her. 

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Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams
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 Michelle Williams looks sophisticated with her platinum blonde pixie cut.

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Katie Cazorla

Katie Cazorla
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Katie Cazorla's platinum locks look thin and dry. This shows that bleaching hair to this unnatural shade will likely take a toll on your mane.

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Rachelle Carson

Rachelle Carson
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Rachelle Carson's hairstyle is nicely cut and isn't bleached so light that the color looks totally artificial on her.

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Amy Poehler

Amy Poehler
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 Amy Poehler's pale, rosy skin and blue eyes look great with her platinum curls.

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Carey Mulligan

Carey Mulligan
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Actress Carey Mulligan's hair has been colored a variety of shades. Here, with platinum color, her hair looks a bit severe.

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Sarah Harding

Sarah Harding
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 This style really suits Sarah Harding.

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Kelly Osbourne

Kelly Osbourne
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Kelly Osbourne is now known for her lavender locks, but she's tried a variety of colors, including platinum.

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Portia Freeman

Portia Freeman
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Portia Freeman's skin is so pale, she nearly looks washed out with platinum hair. The red lipstick saves her.

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Robyn

Robyn
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Singer Robyn's hair is almost white in this shade, but the Swede pulls off the color.

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Tori Spelling

Tori Spelling
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Actress and reality star Tori Spelling has had platinum hair since her days on "Beverly Hills 90210." Even though she's a natural brunette, her signature color works well with her skin tone and features.