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Welcome to Katie Goes Platinum, an honest and comprehensive resource for women who want to confidently embrace their naturally gray hair.

My name is Katie. I’m the blogger behind this site, and I just finished my own gray hair transition on February 22, 2020 – two years after I made the decision to ditch the dye!

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If you want to learn more about me, click here. If you’re a first-time visitor, do these next few steps…

1. Sign up for my Free Guide to Going Gray

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2. Join Our Community Of Silver Sisters

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The Silver Revolution Facebook group has helped thousands of women feel great about going gray, and it’s a fantastic place to get answers to all of your gray hair questions.

3. Follow Me On Pinterest

My Pinterest feed is full of gray hair product recommendations, articles about gray hair, and inspirational images of women confidently rocking their natural silver hair.

If you’re just starting out, it’s especially valuable as you will (I promise) become obsessed with the topic of gray hair and want to pore over pictures or read articles about it. It’s a real phenomenon!

4. Search For A Stylist

If your stylist isn’t on board with your gray hair transition, it might be time to find a new stylist who will make you feel GOOD about your choice! 

Check out my international gray-friendly salon directory for stylists in your area.  It’s a work in progress, but more salons are adding themselves to the directory every day.

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Have a salon you love? Let them know they can list their gray-friendly salon here!

5. Shop Gray Hair Products

Curious what products work best for transitioning hair, or hair that’s already all gray?

6. Read These Inspiring Transition Stories

30 Gray Hair Before and After Pix that Will Blow Your Mind

Wondering what the gray hair transition process will look like? Check out these 30 gray hair before-and-after pictures that will blow your mind! Read Now >>

Amanda’s Fun and Natural Grey Hair Journey

If you’re in your 30’s and choosing to forego dye, check out Amanda’s fun and enthusiastic silver hair transition story. Read Now >>

Going Gray is Subversive: An Interview with Louise Pendry

For a peek at why so many of us find the gray hair transition to be a surprisingly liberating journey, read Louise’s story. Read Now >>

8. Check Out The YouTube Videos

If you love learning via video, check out my YouTube channel! This is where I share tips & tricks for transitioning to gray hair as well as interviews with other women who have gone through this process.

8. Give Yourself A Pat On The Back!

It’s not easy to go against the tide and ditch the dye. Some statistics state that 75% of American women color their hair. But the tide is turning, and people like YOU are the reason why.

Congratulations, and welcome to the silver sisterhood!

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