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Photos of Celebrity Hair

We Picked Our Favorite Looks So You Don't Have to Sift Through Old Magazines

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Photos of Celebrity Hair

Gwyneth Paltrow

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Ahh, celebrity hair. We're obsessed with celebrity hair. When it comes to finding a fabulous new 'do, forget those dated hair magazines. Women these days -- and frankly, men too -- turn to celebrity hair for inspiration.

We peruse fashion magazines and the Internet for trendy celebrity hair. I should know, hairstyle photo galleries are by far the most popular section on this Website. I'm a consumer as well -- for one entire year I carted magazines with Reese Witherspoon's bangs on the cover into my salon.

Here, we've compiled our favorite celebrity hair photos. We've broken down the categories into hair types (long, short, curly, straight, etc). No matter your age or style, there's a celebrity hair 'do for you.

Celebrity Hair: The Best Long Hair

Celebriy Hair: Jennifer Aniston The long, beachy waves everyone went ga-ga for (before the Angelina fiasco)
Celebrity Hair: Kate Bosworth Just-off-the-beach waves
Celebrity Hair: Kristin Callaveri Yaaaawwwwwwwwwwwnnnn
Celebrity Hair: Hilary Duff Long, side-swept bangs, hair just a tad fried
Celebrity Hair: Hilary Duff Sophisticated pony and great blunt bangs
Celebrity Hair: Anna Kournikova Extensions down to her butt (almost)
Celebrity Hair: Katie Holmes Her pre-sleek bob days
Celebrity Hair: Angelina Jolie Long, brown with just a bit of wave in it
Celebrity Hair: Lindsay Lohan Very Daisy-Duke-moved-to-a-trailer-park
Celebrity Hair: Mandy Moore Think these blonde waves are extensions?
Celebrity Hair: Brittany Murphy Sporting the pinned-back bangs look
Celebrity Hair: Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen Just a tad hippy-dippy
Celebrity Hair: Maria Shriver Long, thick, tousled. This lady's over 50???
Celebrity Hair: Jamie-Lynn Sigler Oh so very Charlie's Angels, yes?
Celebrity Hair: Ashlee Simpson Scarily blonde (a wig? A wig!)
Celebrity Hair: Reese Witherspoon The bangs I coveted for months

Celebrity Hairstyles: The Best Short Hair

Celebrity Hair: Diane Sawyer The classic bob
Celebrity Hair: Helen Mirren Silver fox, a simple short cut with side-swept bangs and fabulous color (all natural?)
Celebrity Hair: Helen Mirren This sophisticated cut ain't no helmet head (you'll see what we mean)
Celebrity Hair: Helen Mirren Suburban or Wall Street? You choose
Celebrity Hair: Judi Dench Gamine, like Mia Farrow in Rosemary's Baby
Celebrity Hair: Ellen Barkin A bob that looks great at any age
Celebrity Hair: Kate Bosworth Somewhere between short and medium, but it works
Celebrity Hair: Rihanna Short bob with blunt bangs
Celebrity Hair: Victoria "Posh" Beckham The 80s 'do that was a hit in the U.S.
Celebrity Hair: Audrey Tautou Pure Audrey Hepburn
Celebrity Hair: Michelle Williams The Rosemary's Baby cut from February 2007 that she quickly grew out
Celebrity Hair: Natalie Imbruglia Can you say "soccer mom, Wall Street wife?"
Celebrity Hair: Kylie Minogue Her post-breast cancer 'do
Celebrity Hair: Natalie Portman Super short, a perfect pixie
Celebrity Hair: Renee Zellweger The short cut she sported in early 2008 (we're not sold, you?)
Celebrity Hair: Renee Zellweger Ok, this cut is better from the front.
Celebrity Hair: Mandy Moore Her short phase which didn't last long
Kirsten Dunst Love the flapper curls here
Angela Bassett Short-short, very boyish
Eva Pigford Boyish, yet bad-ass, and we love the color

Celebrity Hairstyles: The Best Medium-Length Hair

Vanessa Redgrave sleek, silver and sophisticated
Anne Slater A great look for anyone over age 65
Catherine Deneuve Sporting the perfect Ladies Who Lunch look
Blythe Danner Gwynnie's mom does curly hair well
Charlize Theron A nice way to dress up medium locks with a just a bit of curl
Nicole Richie The bob everyone went ga-ga for
Jane Alexander The look we want when we're 60 (or 45...maybe even 40)
Jenny McCarthy The prim 'do she wore to the wedding of Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise (is it a wig?)
Oprah Winfrey Sporting one of her many bobs
Nicole Richie The Farrah Fawcett waves
Jennifer Lopez Shoulder-sweeping and sophisticated

Celebrity Hairstyles: Best & Worst Waves

Katherine Heigl on the Oscars Red Carpet 2008
Jessica Simpson Beachy waves
Giselle Bundchen Her version of beachy waves
Vanessa Williams Did she pop out of a Pillsbury Dough can?
Jessica Biel Yeah, not a fan of side tendrils, but Emily Blunt looks good
The Arquette Sisters Zzzzz...
Ellen Pompeo Example of how to look 20 years older

Celebrity Hairstyles: The Best Formal Updos

Lindsay Lohan Sultry and sophisticated
Ashlee Simpson Sporting braids pre-nose job
Penelope Cruz Flamenco-style
Cameron Diaz Golden Globes horror show
Helen Mirren A classic updo

Celebrity Hairstyles: Braids, Ponytails & More

Ashlee Simpson Sporting braids pre-nose job
Sienna Miller There she goes a'yodeling -- The infamous braids

Celebrity Hairstyles: The Best Black Hair

Beyonce Long extensions with Jennifer Hudson
1) Ashlee Simpson 2) Nicole Richie 3) Jessica Alba 4) Jessica Simpson 5) Lindsay Lohan 6) Jennifer Aniston 7) Hilary Duff 8) Olsen Twins 9) Paris Hilton 10) Kate Bosworth

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