Rita Ora coloured hair

Adding glitter gel to her slick curls, Rita single handedly puts a new spin on the '90s hair trend

Rita Ora/Instagram

Rita Ora has changed her hair more times than we can count in the last few weeks, so when we clocked her latest offbeat 'do we didn't think exactly think twice.

However, it's clear to see that she's tapped into a new retro trend with her gel-slicked curls. After some digging, we've realised Rita's not the only star whose given this '90s throwback hair trend a go... 

Rihanna at Chanel show

Back in May, as Rihanna sat on the FROW of the Dior Cruise fashion show, we noticed that the Umbrella singer worked in some quirky combed curls with her high preppy ponytail, kick-starting the gel curl trend in the process. 

More recently Katy Perry has taken a very radical turn when it comes to her beauty routine, going all out old-school with bleached brows, metallic nails and, yep, you guessed it, gel curls... Throw in Rita's latest look and, as the saying goes, three's a trend. The big question is, would you dare rock them? 

Let us know by tweeting us @InStyle_UK with the hashtag #gelcurls

By Maxine Eggenberger

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