Manic Panic Living in Color

A Rebellious Guide to Hair Color and Life


By Tish Bellomo

With Snooky Bellomo

Foreword by RuPaul

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Reveal your inner Aurora Borealis with Manic Panic Living in Color, the audacious beauty-and-lifestyle handbook from punk rock pioneers Tish and Snooky Bellomo, founders of the iconic hair color and make-up brand.

With a colorful foreword by RuPaul — a customer/fan/friend and dye-hard for decades — Manic Panic Living in Color is both the rollicking origin story of the sister’s punk rock roots combined with a fearless guide to finding your color in the rainbow. This guide provides unique and fail-proof methods to achieve the perfect shade or combinations of colors that express the inner you, as well as maintenance, effects, tips, products, remedies, and attitude.

With hundreds of inspiring photographs, Tish and Snooky will inspire you to show off your unique sense of style whether you are Red Passion, Bad Boy Blue, Electric Banana — or all three!


On Sale
Oct 15, 2019
Page Count
176 pages

Tish Bellomo

About the Author

The Bellomo sister are pioneers of the 1970 NYC punk rock scene. They founded Manic Panic in 1977 on St. Mark’s Place, while performing with the band Blondie. Forty years later, their vegan, award-winning hair dye comes in every color of the rainbow and is available all over the world. The former beauty director for NYLON magazine, Jade Taylor has written for print magazines such as Bust, L’Officiel, Tidal and Ladygunn, as well as online for Refinery29, Milk Makeup, Urban Outfitters, Sephora, and many more.

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