Jennifer Aniston's Best Hair Moments—Because We'll Never Get Tired of Looking

Updated 04/29/19

Jennifer Aniston's hair is arguably the most iconic hair of the '90s/noughties era. Do you ever find yourself sat in the hairdresser's chair, desperately trying to decide whether you want long layers or blunt ends, a choppy fringe or feathered lengths? 

t's in that moment of sheer, sweaty-palm desperation that we often find ourselves thinking WWJD? That's "what would Jen do?" in case you were wondering. And we're almost certain we aren't the only ones to do so.

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It can't be, because while she's tried nearly every hairstyle going, Jennifer Aniston possesses that rather irritating quality of never, ever getting it wrong. From her signature flicked ends to the generation-defining 'The Rachel,' she has single-handedly inspired thousands and thousands of haircuts the world over.

And that's exactly why we all find ourselves frantically searching "Jennifer Aniston hair" for some last-minute inspiration every time that next hair appointment crops up. 

So to save you the hassle, we've done the searching for you. Click through for the seven most timeless Jennifer Aniston haircuts that would look just as modern now as they did way back when. You might want to bookmark this.

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1994: THE RACHEL

There are few hairstyles as iconic as "The Rachel," with its shoulder-skimming length, swishy layers and golden highlights. So good. 

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1996: PIGTAIL PLAITS

We're grateful that so many '90s fashion trends seem to be making a resurgence because we're desperate to try this pigtail hairstyle.

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1997: THE SUPER STRAIGHT

This super sleek look—with Aniston's signature flicked ends—is enough to make you want to dust off your hair straighteners. We love the Ghd Platinum Styler (£165) in case you were wondering. 

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2002: THE LOOSE CURLS

If you have a natural wave to your hair, loose curls like this are completely achievable if you dry your hair with a diffuser. Got straight hair? You'll want to take a look at our guide for making curls last.

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2006: THE TOUSLED TEXTURE

If you've got straight, blonde hair, it's more than likely you'll have waved this picture in front of your hairdresser at least once or twice. And we don't blame you, those framing bends and honey-toned highlights are the stuff of hair dreams.

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2006: THE HIGH PONYTAIL

Ponytails were everywhere on the A/W 17 catwalks, and this high version is perfect for when you're trying to disguise post-gym greasy roots.

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2011: THE BEACHY WAVE

No one does that soft, loose beachy texture quite like Jennifer, but if you've been struggling to re-create it, we've got you covered with this tutorial.

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2013: THE HOLLYWOOD SIDE SWEEP

We're filing this subtly glamorous side-parted soft sweep under: must try for the office Christmas party.

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2015: THE RIBBON PONYTAIL

Haven't you heard? The humble haberdasher's ribbon is autumn/winter's most important hair accessory. And Jennifer was way ahead of the game when she wore this long length of black satin ribbon in her hair two years ago. 

Still not found the hair inspiration you were looking for? Maybe our guide to the seven classic haircuts that never go out of style will help. 

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