Fashion’s favorite faces cultivate a signature look, but there comes a sartorial tipping point when they have a drastic haircut or color change. Dramatic hair makeovers famously occur in the midst of a major life change or the transition into a new season. Here, we highlight the best recent celebrity hair transformations that will inspire your next hair salon appointment.
Kim Kardashian West Debuts a Bold Pink Hair Color
Kim Kardashian West
Kim Kardashian West has embraced everything from platinum bobs to knee-skimming lengths. Her latest hairstyle? A shocking pink hair color with her natural dark brown roots.
Shortly after debuting a platinum chop, Selena Gomez returns to her trademark, waist-grazing chocolate lengths, which she elevated with a set of wispy, face-framing bangs.
Another A-lister to debut a set of freshly-snipped bangs is Victoria's Secret Model Rosie Huntington-Whitely.
Beyoncé trades in her long blonde locks for a wavy lob, forecasting that the popular hairstyle is not going anywhere in 2018.
Selena Gomez debuted a platinum blonde dye job at the 2017 American Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday, in what may be her most dramatic hair transformation yet.
Emily Ratajkowski test-drives a rich, auburn color before taking faux peroxide lengths for a spin.
Cara Delevingne was spotted in London with her pixie cut colored in a rich, shade of brown primed for the transition into the fall season.
Lebanese actress Cyrine Abdelnour trades in her signature, waist-grazing hair in favor of a breezy lob that falls just past her collarbones. The star showcased her new look to her 4.1 million Instagram followers late last night.
Bella Hadid continues to slowly shear off additional inches from the caramel bob she debuted at the 2017 Met Gala. The model recently stepped out in New York City sporting a chin-grazing haircut that was practically made for the summer.
Platinum continues to be the hair color of the moment among the celebrity set. Karlie Kloss is the latest to debut a new peroxide look, courtesy of celebrity hairstylist Christina Cessna, at the Christian Dior Fall 2017 Haute Couture show in Paris.
While launching her upcoming scent campaign for Bulgari Goldea Roman Night in Italy, Bella Hadid wore a romantic updo and a fresh set of bangs that sat a good inch above her brows, bringing to mind Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
Lily Collins made an appearance on the red carpet at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival to promote her science fiction movie Okja, sporting a brand-new set of face-framing bangs.
Cast as Donatella Versace in the upcoming FX series Versace: American Crime Story, Penélope Cruz has traded in her chocolate brown hair in favor of platinum, Donatella-blond tresses to channel her new role.
In the list of most epic celebrity April Fool’s jokes, mega model Gigi Hadid uploaded a photo to her 32 million Instagram sporting a dramatic, pixie cut that demanded a double take. Well played.
Kim Kardashian West
Kim Kardashian stepped out in Los Angeles with a sleek, shoulder-length hair transformation that’s perfect for the warmer months ahead.
Jennifer Lopez stepped into spring with a sharp, collarbone-length cut to promote her upcoming NBC dance competition show in Beverly Hills.
Cara Delevingne is the latest A-lister to take the peroxide plunge. The model debuted a platinum bob during Paris Fashion Week this month.
Kristen Stewart stepped out at the Los Angeles premiere of her new film Personal Shopper rocking a freshly-shaved platinum buzz cut.
Shortly after breaking up with longtime beau Orlando Bloom, Katy Perry unveiled a radical pixie cut on Instagram, straight from Hollywood hairstylist Chris McMillan’s chair
Shortly after the Oscars came to a close, Alicia Vikander let her hair down (literally) at the Vanity Fair party, revealing a short hair transformation.
Before jetting off to London to walk the runway of Versus Versace, Bella Hadid headed to the hairdresser to snip a few inches off her brunette lengths.
Suki Waterhouse traded in her long, blonde waves for a bright pink lob, complete with choppy bangs.
After years of sporting a thick, waist-grazing mane, Nina Dobrev made a major beauty move in the form of a texturized, collarbone-skimming bob.
Shortly after taking the peroxide plunge, Olivia Wilde opted for another bold hair move in the form of an above-the-shoulder crop.
Kendall Jenner snipped a few inches off her brunette tresses ahead of the La Perla Fall 2017 runway show.
The model took her signature sunkissed, surfer hair to brunette territory.
Zoë Kravitz took to Instagram to debut an edgy new hairstyle, which features a blue heart stenciled into the back of her freshly buzzed head.
Selena Gomez stepped out sporting a medium-length cut that’s a stark departure from her long, bouncy strands, which have become a signature.
The lob continues to dominate the A-list sphere. The latest to take the plunge? Victoria’s Secret model Lily Aldridge.
Emily Ratajkowski debuted a wavy, shoulder-length bob at the 2017 Golden Globe Awards.