Studies show that women with long hair are considered more feminine and women with short hair are considered more confident. But it’s more about how you feel on the inside when showing off your haircut, and these celebs know this for sure. Whether it was for fun or for work, they shaved their heads to find out if they could really pull it off.
buzviral wants you to see these stars that prove they don’t need their hair to shine bright.
1. Cara Delevingne
Being as bold as she is, Delevingne usually has short, wavy hair but in order to star in Life in a Year where she had to portray Isabelle, a girl with cancer, she let all her hair go.
2. Kristen Stewart
Stewart is filming Underwater, set to be released in 2020. She plays an engineer named Norah and recently shaved her hair to really get into character.
3. Demi Moore
Demi Gene Guynes (born November 11, 1962), professionally known as Demi Moore (/dəˈmiː/də-MEE), is an American actress, –
Moore surprised the world in 1997 when she shaved her hair to portray Jordan O’Neill in G.I. Jane.
4. Amber Rose
Amber Levonchuck (born 21 October 1983), known professionally as Amber Rose, is an American model and actress
Amber Rose defied her friends. They said she’d look crazy if she shaved her head, but after being inspired by Sinead O’Connor’s hairstyle, she gave it a chance and loved the results.
5. Jessie J.
Jessica Ellen Cornish (born 27 March 1988), known professionally as Jessie J, is an English singer and songwriter. Born and raised in London, she began her career on stage, aged 11, with a role in the West End musical Whistle Down the Wind. She studied at the BRIT School before signing with Gut Records and striking a songwriting deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing.
Letting her hair go was an act of kindness. The singer shaved her head in order to raise around $500,000 dollars for the charity, Comic Relief in 2015.
6. Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron ( born 7 August 1975) is a South African and American actress and producer. She is the recipient of several accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and the Silver Bear for Best Actress
Theron cut her hair in 2015 to play the character of Imperator Furiosa in Mad Max: Fury Road. She shared in an interview that she was exactly how she imagined the character to be.
7. Jada Pinkett Smith
Jada Pinkett Smith (born September 18, 1971) is an American actress, comedian, singer-songwriter, screenwriter and businesswoman.
Will Smith’s wife has been cutting her hair since the mid-’90s. She lets her hair grow from time to time and then shaves it or gets a pixie cut.
8. Lupita Nyong’o
Lupita Amondi Nyong’o (born March 1, 1983) is a Kenyan-Mexican actress. The daughter of Kenyan politician Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o, Nyong’o was born in Mexico City, where her father was teaching and was raised in Kenya from the age of one. She attended college in the United States, earning a bachelor’s degree in film and theater studies from Hampshire College.
Nyong’o said in an interview that she had been shaving her hair since she was 19 and that after she did it the first time, it was liberating.
9. Natalie Portman
Natalie Portman (born Neta-Lee Hershlag; June 9, 1981) is an actress and filmmaker with dual Israeli and American citizenship. She is the recipient of various accolades, including an Academy Award and two Golden Globe Awards.
Back in 2005, Portman let her hair go during a scene in V for Vendetta in which the actress gets her head shaved.
10. Cate Blanchett
Catherine Elise Blanchett ( born 14 May 1969) is an Australian-American actress and theatre director. She is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards, and three BAFTA Awards. The A-list star had to shave her whole head in 2002 for her role as Philippa in the movie, Heaven.
What’s the most defiant haircut you’ve ever gotten? How did it make you feel? Tell us below!