Retirees share snaps of VERY vibrant locks as they celebrate no longer needing ‘conservative hair’

Retirees have took to social media to showcase their very colorful hair looks to prove that it’s not just youngsters who are able to look good with vibrant ‘dos.

The women, some as old as 83, from across the world expressed joy at dying their hair after spending years with ‘conservative hair’ for their work.

A woman from Hendersonville, Tennessee, started the thread after showing off her blue, pink and purple locks on Twitter.

She wrote: ‘I am 74 years young and had this done to my hair today, I love it! What do you all think and be honest! In my profession, I had to be conservative and never could have had anything like this!’

Other over 65s on social media were quick to respond with their eye-catching looks, which Bored Panda collated in an online gallery. 

A woman (pictured) from Hendersonville, Tennessee, started the thread after showing off her blue, pink and purple locks on Twitter . She wrote: 'I am 74 years young and had this done to my hair today, I love it! What do you all think and be honest! In my profession, I had to be conservative and never could have had anything like this!'

A woman (pictured) from Hendersonville, Tennessee, started the thread after showing off her blue, pink and purple locks on Twitter . She wrote: ‘I am 74 years young and had this done to my hair today, I love it! What do you all think and be honest! In my profession, I had to be conservative and never could have had anything like this!’

One proud American daughter shared this photographer of her 79-year-old mother with purple hair. She said: 'Age is a state of mind.'

One proud American daughter shared this photographer of her 79-year-old mother with purple hair. She said: ‘Age is a state of mind.’

This 83-year-old has her colourful locks redone every month, and she's clearly not bored of the eye-catching look. The location of the woman is unknown

This 83-year-old has her colourful locks redone every month, and she’s clearly not bored of the eye-catching look. The location of the woman is unknown

An American woman (pictured) praised the social media user's new look, explaining that she's 78 and 'did this to her hair last Thanksgiving', before showcasing her green and blue locks

An American woman (pictured) praised the social media user’s new look, explaining that she’s 78 and ‘did this to her hair last Thanksgiving’, before showcasing her green and blue locks

This 67-year-old woman was excited to showcase her lilac-coloured hair, saying she 'loved it'. It is unclear where the Twitter user is from

This 67-year-old woman was excited to showcase her lilac-coloured hair, saying she ‘loved it’. It is unclear where the Twitter user is from

One Twitter user shared this image with her 72-year-old grandmother (pictured left), recalling how they had dyed their hair pink together and 'loved the phase'. It is unclear where the woman is from

One Twitter user shared this image with her 72-year-old grandmother (pictured left), recalling how they had dyed their hair pink together and ‘loved the phase’. It is unclear where the woman is from

One British daughter was eager to share her mother's colorful locks. Writing on Twitter, she said: 'My mum is 70 and a couple of years ago she asked me to put some green in her hair and it looked lush! Bright colours are for everyone'

One British daughter was eager to share her mother’s colorful locks. Writing on Twitter, she said: ‘My mum is 70 and a couple of years ago she asked me to put some green in her hair and it looked lush! Bright colours are for everyone’

This woman, based in London, posted snap of her colourful locks with the caption: 'I used to sit in court (very conservative) with red, orange and blonde hair. Colleagues said normal/real. Wear it. Own it. And enjoy the hell out of it!'

This woman, based in London, posted snap of her colourful locks with the caption: ‘I used to sit in court (very conservative) with red, orange and blonde hair. Colleagues said normal/real. Wear it. Own it. And enjoy the hell out of it!’