There were plenty of regrettable style choices from the ’90s but none haunts us more than the frosted tip. For years, everyone from our favorite male pop stars (we’re looking at you, Justin Timberlake and Lance Bass) to TV chefs were highlighting their hair — voluntarily. To take a deeper dive into this phenomenon we turned to an expert: Mark McGrath, whose band, Sugar Ray, and streaky blonde highlights were the epitome of 1999.
From the blonde curls of a pre-solo JT to the fact that Guy Fieri is still holding on to a bottle bleach, we’ve tasked Mark with assessing the hairstyles of some of his peers. Are frosted tips ever acceptable? Check out the video above to find out.