Redheads are finaaaaaally getting their own emojis

trending 23/01/2017

A redhead emoji is finaaaaally on the cards after a long campaign for ginger equality.

Yep - the ginger emoji has been in hot demand for quite some time, and so it should be. Every other natural hair colour has an emoji EXECPT ginger. And it is not okay. 

Just imagine how Prince Harry, Ed Sheeran and Ginger Spice feel... it's just not okay, especially in this day and age.

Apple released the below statement on the issue last week: 

“The lack of a redhead emoji has been the most frequent complaint from users in the past three months, said Jeremy Burge, founder of Emojipedia, an emoji website."

"This document aims to move the discussion forward on how this can be addressed,” he added.

Here's a little sneak peak into what the new redhead emojis will look like: