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10 Stars Who Totally Rocked Their “Shave-dos”

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.

Bright Side 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

Moore surprised the world in 1997 when she shaved her hair to portray Jordan O’Neill in G.I. Jane.

4. Amber Rose

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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!