10 Celebrities' Natural Hair Color, Revealed!
As the saying goes—with great hair color comes great responsibility. One key change, and a budding actress, singer, or model can catapult into stardom. Don’t believe us? Let’s take a trip down memory lane. Keep scrolling to see 10 celebs who changed their hair color and took their career to the next level!
The actress is known for being a blonde bombshell—emphasis on the word blonde, thanks to colorist Lori Goddard Clarke. Her natural color, however…
Stewart’s signature brown locks became iconic after her role as Bella in the Twilight franchise—until recently, when she went bright orange for her role in the upcoming film American Ultra.
Natural Color: Dirty Blonde
Everyone is buzzing about of her latest chop, but we think she was just getting in touch with her 12-year-old self. Now if only she’d try her natural dirty-blonde again.
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Now: Black (And Green)
Before her most recent sea-green color (courtesy of Nina K and Brant Mayfield at Chris McMillan Salon), Perry was known for her jet-black hair.
Stone’s red locks are her signature, thanks to celeb colorist Tracey Cunningham.
“I spent the first couple years of my career as a very blonde blonde,” Wilde told Into The Gloss. “And then I went brunette for a role, and suddenly all my offers changed—the types of roles people approached me with totally changed…The color I have now feels most like me, which is really just a combination of everything it’s been: brown, with some blonder ends.” The colorist responsible for her beautiful balayage? George Papanikolas.
Natural Color: Blonde
Wilde’s “blonde blonde” days landed her much different roles, like “the really pretty girl” or “the sexy hot chick,” as she tells Into The Gloss.
Tracey Cunningham is once again the colorist responsible for coaxing Paquin’s hair to the brilliant blonde it is today.
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Now: Platinum Blonde
Another one of Tracey Cunningham’s leading ladies, Theron’s platinum blonde locks are her signature (along with her totally ageless skin).