TREND WATCH: Hair artColors known as “vivids” have grown in popularity recently. Shades inspired by mystical creatures like unicorns and mermaids—or even the pigmented swirls of a geode—are taking off, as seen in these designs by local stylist Lindsay Racca.

With arms full of ink and silvery-lavender hair, Lindsay Racca has the spark of a punk rocker gone professional—and the colors coming out of her salon are just as bold.