A few simple tweaks is all it takes to knock at least years off your look! From adding a fringe to going shorter, these are the celebrity before and after pictures that prove small changes make a big hair difference.
Drab: Jennifer’s messy hair looks drab and lifeless making her look old before her time.
Fab: Groomed curls and honey highlights give Jennifer’s hair an instant boost making her look younger than ever.
Drab: Lots of layers, an untidy fringe and unkempt curls are a bit too nineties for Carol Vorderman
Fab: Straight hair makes Carol look sleek and sophisticated while her fringe hides her fine lines.
Drab: Too much back-combing and volume on this up do drowns Eva Longoria’s petite face.
Fab:Eva takes of the years by pulling her hair into a sleek bun which instantly lifts her face.
Drab: A centre parting makes Amanda Holden’s caramel highlights look stripy and old-fashioned.
Fab: By simply sweeping her fringe to the side the next day, Amanda’s colour blends much better and suddenly she’s looking fresh faced and years younger!
Drab: A sleek, straight do isn’t for everybody, especially if you have a strong jaw line like Sarah Jessica Parker.
Fab: Sarah’s trademark loose curls are great for adding shape and volume to hair, instantly taking off the years.
Drab: Slicked back ponytails don’t suit everyone, especially blondes with roots. This look really ages Sharon Stone.
Fab: Sharon’s still styled her hair off her face but has left her hair down and straight. Instantly she looks fabulous and youthful.
Drab: Nicole Kidman’s curly updo should have an air of youthfulness about it but instead it’s old fashioned. Remember: keep updos loose and tousled rather than overly precise and puffy.
Fab: Two days later Nicole wears her hair pulled back into a pretty bun with a few strands falling loose at the front, suddenly she looks years younger!
Drab: Victoria Beckham’s harsh highlights and extensions are old fashioned and ageing – this season it’s all about the natural look.
Fab: Buy going back to her roots VB looks super stylish and her skin more radiant. An instant anti-ager.
Drab: Anne Hathaway’s petite features get lost with this long, straight hairstyle leaving her looking older than she really is.
Fab: Anne’s new short pixie crop defines her features and makes her look young and on-trend.
Drab: If your hair is thin like Meryl’s try and avoid flat hairstyles and updos that accentuate your lack of volume. These styles often leave your face looking fuller too.
Fab: Be brave and go for an updo that adds height to your look giving it volume. This looks slims Meryl’s face knocking years off and defining her cheekbones.
Drab: Sometimes long, straight hair (that’s too dark for your skin tone) can be the opposite of youthful. Jessica Biel’s style draws her face down and the colour is too harsh.
Fab: By cutting in a fringe and going lighter Jessica knocks years off her look. Remember a fringe can also hide a multitude of sins like fine lines!