Trendlooks 2016

Exciting Hairstyle Changes

Hairstyle Changes
Jessica Biel alters her look not by changing the length of her hair but by changing the style. On the right, she wears her hair in beach waves combined with a fringe whilst the side-swept waves and middle parting in the picture on the left creates an entirely different appearance
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For most of us, finding a hairstyle that suits us perfectly is a matter of trial and error. Every experimental look will bring you closer to your perfect style, which will be a keeper at least for a few years. Actors are experts in changing their appearance to suit their roles and different hairstyles can completely change their look.

  • The only constant is change and hairstyles are certainly no exception. The stars in our gallery demonstrate how different you can appear as a result of a change to your hair style, colour and haircut

  • Gallery: Hairstyle Changes

    Hairstyle Change: Maggie Gyllenhaal

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    Hairstyle Change: Maggie Gyllenhaal

    Actress Maggie Gyllenhaal’s hair rarely reaches past her shoulders. She keeps changing her hairstyles back and forth from a pixie cut to a bob. Recently, she made a change from a brunette to a light blonde. This combined with the new haircut is a striking change from creative to charismatic

    Hairstyle Change: Kaley Cuoco

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    Hairstyle Change: Kaley Cuoco

    Actress Kaley Cuoco ('The Big Bang Theory') loves drastic hairstyle changes. She recently cut off her blonde beach waves with middle parting in favour of a pixie cut with a side fringe. Both haircuts appear soft and feminine, however, the shorter pixie cut marks a transition from the ‘girl next door’ to a more sophisticated image

    Hairstyle Change: Nicole Richie

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    Hairstyle Change: Nicole Richie

    Nicole Richie has always had a desire for hair style changes. Her newest makeover resulted in her colouring her hair in a soft shade of lavender. This hair colour and the shoulder-length wave changed her look from classic to modern and lively.

    Hairstyle Change: Heidi Klum

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    Hairstyle Change: Heidi Klum

    Heidi Klum is known for changing the hairstyles of the candidates aiming for a shot at becoming 'Germany´s Next Top Model'. Applying this to her own look, Heidi keeps changing her own hairstyle as well. The model and business woman knows how to adapt her appearance to the many roles she plays. In the photo on the left, her casual light blonde beach wave plays up her cheerful disposition while the sleek combed back hair (photo on the right) adds a touch of elegance to her appearance.

    Hairstyle Change: Zoe Kravitz

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    Hairstyle Change: Zoe Kravitz

    Fringes can be cut and styled to drastically change a hairstyle. Actress and singer Zoe Kravitz styles her fringes in many different ways. The round cut extra-long fringe on the left gives her beautiful face a mysterious note, while the shorter, accurately cut fringe on the right highlights her sassy side.

    Hairstyle Change: AnnaLynne McCord

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    Hairstyle Change: AnnaLynne McCord

    Actress AnnaLynne McCord shows how changing hair from curly to straight can completely change your appearance. The curls fit her vixen-type roles, which started her career and her long straight style is more youthful and care-free.

  • Are You Ready to Embrace Change?

    Many women are emotionally attached to a certain hair length and style while others cannot wait to try the latest hairstyle trend. While one woman may need weeks to warm up to the idea of cutting her hair by more than half an inch or placing the parting on the other side, others look forward to experimenting with drastic haircuts, colour and different styles. Then there are the true artists who change their colour and style until it is perfect.

    Jessica Biel rarely changes the length of her hair but she is always ready to change her style. She looks young and feminine with beach waves and a fringe while her side-swept long hair with middle parting adds an elegant note to her appearance (see the top photo).