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10 Celebrities Who Made A Strong Case For Baby Bangs

In the court of public option, the cut is controversial.

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Bangs are generally a big commitment, but baby bangs — aka the variety that barely grazes the middle of your forehead — are major. The polarizing style appears on celebs every so often, from Bella to Zendaya and, most recently, Halle Berry. Click through to see the boldest looks.

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For the Oscars in 2012, Rooney Mara channeled Lisbeth Salander — the slick, computer-hacking character she played in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo — with a blunt, black fringe.

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Even Queen Bey isn’t immune to the baby bang craze. Beyoncé memorably sported a thick fringe back in 2014, striking the perfect balance between vintage and cool.

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At the Oscars in 2018, Emma Watson showed up sporting a ‘70s-style fringe, which was equal parts edgy and chic. A subtle wave complemented her micro bangs perfectly.

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FKA Twigs loves an otherworldly beauty look and this one is no exception. The singer’s blonde baby bangs matched her bleached brows, contrasting her smoky eye makeup and Cleopatra-style plait.

Bella Hadid is no stranger to a good micro fringe, but she really upped the ante in 2018 by combining her baby bangs with a super dramatic eye and a retro ponytail.

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A perpetual ruler of red carpets, Halle Berry stunned when she appeared at the Oscars this year in an angled bob complete with a piece-y set of micro bangs. Game-changing...even though it was later revealed to be a wig.

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Emma Roberts had the internet in a tizzy when she hit the red carpet at the Critics’ Choice Awards in 2018 in an extremely dramatic set of micro bangs. Contrary to popular belief, they were totally real.

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Emily Ratajkowski served French girl chic with a wispy set of baby bangs courtesy of hair pro Harry Josh. Though her strands were actually faux, the look solidified supermodel’s chameleon powers.

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Charlize Theron looked *so* polished as a brunette with a chic, blunt fringe. She debuted the sleek look for the premiere of her 2019 film Long Shot.

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When it comes to the Met Gala (and really anything), Zendaya always understands the assignment. In 2018, the Euphoria star channeled Joan of Arc with a fresh crimson bob and itty-bitty bangs.