woman posing in mirror selfie brunette caption 'POV: you went blonde and it tripled your tips' (l) man at cash register counter counting money with pink money symbol centered (c) woman in car blonde hair (r)

Rashad Ashur/Shutetrstock https://www.tiktok.com/@rxchelbabe/video/7100676715705273642?is_copy_url=1&is_from_webapp=v1 (Licensed)

Casino waitress says her tips tripled after she dyed her hair blonde

‘I didn’t go back to my natural color until I was done waitressing/bartending.’

 

Cecilia Lenzen

Internet Culture

A woman on TikTok says her tips tripled after she dyed her hair platinum blonde, sparking a debate on whether blondes make more money in tips.

Rachel A. (@rxchelbabe) has about 19,000 followers on the app and often posts about her job as a waitress at a casino. One of her recent videos shows pictures of her previously brunette hair before revealing her new platinum blonde hair. Then she shows the stacks of cash she made as a blonde.

“POV you went blonde and it tripled your tips,” the video’s on-screen text says.

@rxchelbabe #blonde #blondehair #bimbo ♬ Made by NotLucyyy – Lucy

The video has been viewed 64,000 times. Other viewers resonated with the TikToker’s experience as a brunette (or any other hair color)-turned-blonde.

“Yes, people beg me not to but people give me so much more with blonde smh men love it,” one viewer commented on the video.

“blondes deff make more tips lol I didn’t go back to my natural color until i was done waitressing/bartending,” another viewer commented.

Other viewers want to see for themselves if they can make more money in tips as a blonde.

“Time to get a wig,” one said.

“I need me a blonde wig ASAP,” another wrote.

The Daily Dot reached out to user @rxchelbabe via TikTok comment.


Today’s top stories

‘Fill her up’: Bartender gives woman a glass of water when the man she’s with orders tequila shot
‘I don’t think my store has even sold one’: Whataburger employees take picture with first customer who bought a burger box
‘It was a template used by anyone in the company’: Travel agent’s ‘condescending’ out-of-office email reply sparks debate
Sign up to receive the Daily Dot’s Internet Insider newsletter for urgent news from the frontline of online.
Share this article

*First Published:

 
The Daily Dot