Paramore performs at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival.

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Paramore's Hayley Williams Opens Up About What Hair Means

By: Heather Furr

October 3, 2018

For many young women, Hayley Williams from Paramore is -- and has always been -- a hair icon.

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Her original fiery locks were quite inspirational and made for a bold statement.

Jeremy Davis, Hayley Williams, Taylor York, Paramore. 2013 Teen Choice Awards - Arrivals held at Gibson Amphitheatre.
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Two years ago, the band's front-woman made a huge change by going to a beautiful -- almost cool toned -- blonde.

Hayley Williams of Paramore during KROQ Weenie Roast y Fiesta at StubHub Center on May 20, 2017, in Carson, California
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“Hair, just like songwriting, is a very expressive outlet.” - Hayley Williams

So much of her image was centered around this bold hair color, in a recent article for GoodDyeYoung brand and blog, Hayley talks about the change.

Hayley was looking for a blank page to start again with. When dying her hair and changing her look, Williams says, “I knew I’d uncovered a part of myself that was desperate to be seen and understood.”

Read more on Hayley's blog, she even invites you to talk about your own hair's journey, here.

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