The 14 Most Jaw-Dropping Celebrity Hair Changes Of 2022

Including Florence Pugh’s brunette moment, Selena’s bangs, and more.

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The 14 most dramatic celebrity hair changes of 2022.
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Beauty girlies were served plenty of inspo this year thanks to the many celebrity hair transformations that took place. From jaw-dropping chops to the wildly popular copper craze, behold the biggest hair changes spotted on A-listers in 2022.

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Florence Pugh’s Brunette Mixie

In January, the typically blonde Pugh joined the dark side with a deep brown “mixie”, aka a pixie-mullet hybrid — a hair change that served almost as much drama as the Don’t Worry, Darling press tour.

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Sydney Sweeney’s Strawberry Blonde Hair

In the spring, Euphoria star Sweeney jumped on the red hair movement with a bright and totally stunning strawberry hue, courtesy of celebrity colorist Nikki Lee.

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Jodie Turner-Smith’s Colorful Buzz Cut

Pro stylist Cherin Choi gave Turner-Smith the dramatically short buzz cut she’s been rocking since the fall. The actor has already dyed it pink, platinum, and green, but who’s to say which shade she’ll go with next.

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Kendall Jenner’s Copper Strands

When she hit the Prada runway during Milan Fashion Week with a copper dye job, Jenner initiated what would become 2022’s biggest hair color trend.

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Emily Ratajkowski’s Revenge Bangs

The author, podcast host, actor, and supermodel famously cut her own bangs this year — and had zero regrets about it. “I love them,” she recently told Bustle.

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Lori Harvey’s Chic Bob

In August, celebrity hairstylist Ray Christopher cut Harvey’s hair into the chicest short bob. Her iteration of the timeless trend falls right underneath her ears and above her shoulders for ultimate bounce.

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Kim Kardashian’s Platinum Lob

Ever the beauty chameleon, Kardashian stepped out with a bleached blonde lob back in June. The cut was done by none other than her go-to stylist Chris Appleton.

Doja Cat’s Shaved Head

Doja Cat is not the kind to shy away from bold beauty looks. Case in point? Her shaved head and eyebrow transformation, which served as a canvas for the most intricate brow art.

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Gigi Hadid’s Icy Platinum ‘Do

After a brief fling with red hair, Hadid debuted Khaleesi-style platinum locks in March — a striking hue she’s been wearing ever since.

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Halsey’s Copper Pixie

Another convert of copper hair: Halsey. In September, the singer-slash-beauty entrepreneur revealed a sunset red pixie cut that looked effortlessly cool.

Selena Gomez’s Bob & Bangs

In March, the Only Murders In The Building star posted a selfie with the caption “New hair who dis?” as she showed off her French-girl bangs and chin-grazing bob.

Ariana Grande’s Blonde Makeover

Fans are used to seeing Grande with brunette locks, but surprised everyone with a blonde transformation in October — a gorgeous hue courtesy of celebrity hairstylist Carl Bembridge.

Karlie Kloss’ Lustrous Brunette

Kloss has long been a blonde, but recently entered her brunette era. Perry was also responsible for this dye job, a shade she dubs “chestnut brown.”

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Aubrey Plaza’s Bright Blonde Hue

Just when White Lotus stans began getting used to Plaza’s brunette bob as Harper, the star stepped out with a very Marilyn Monroe shade of blonde. Daphne would totally approve.

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