Celebrities Whose Hairstyles Were More Popular Than They Were

Celebrity dressing sense does influence the fashion industry because of how many fans celebrities have. Popular and famous celebrities have always started new trends with clothes or hairstyles.


We’ve seen throughout history how famous celebrities started hairstyle trends that have remained to this day. These hairstyle trends were named after the celebrity that started it and we still call them that today. But, there have been cases where the hairstyle was way more popular than the celebrity that started it. Today, we’re going to be taking a look at 15 celebrities whose hairstyles became more popular than them.

1Zooey Deschanel

ZooeyDeschanel is best known for playing ‘Jessica Day’ on the hit sitcom ‘New Girl’. She has appeared in many critically acclaimed movies like ‘500 Days of Summer’, ‘The Good Girl’, ‘The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy’, etc. But, for many years her hairstyle has remained the same. As a matter of fact, fans have gotten so used to seeing her vintage hairstyle that she looks quite unrecognizable without it.

Zooey Deschanel

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2Farrah Fawcett

Many of you reading this will know the name ‘Farrah Fawcett’ thanks to ‘Stranger Things’. This iconic actress was well known for doing her own hair and makeup and that is the reason why her hairstyle became an international style trend. It was called the “Farrah-do”, “Farrah-flip”, or simply “Farrah hair” in the ‘80s. Many people even said that she had the most famous hair in the world.

Farrah Fawcett

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3James Dean

He was, is and forever will be considered a cultural icon. In his prime, he was a heartthrob and icon of teenage disillusionment and social estrangement. His most celebrated film ‘Rebel Without a Cause’ made him the star he was and his hairstyle got a lot of attention. Everyone wanted to look like him and they did. Even today you might see someone sporting this iconic hairstyle.

James Dean

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4Joe Keery

This is a great example of what we mean when we say celebs whose hairstyle is more famous than them. Most of you don’t know who Joe Keery is but if we had said ‘Steve “The Hair” Harrington’, you would’ve pictured it correctly. On the show ‘Stranger Things’ Joe plays Steve who is now famous for his incredible hair and we cannot blame him. His secret?Farrah Fawcett hairspray.

Joe Keery

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5Mia Farrow

Many people have credited actress Mia Farrow for popularizing the pixie cut in her movie “Rosemary’s Baby”. This short hairstyle is seen a lot these days but back then it was rare. Even today the actress is associated with bringing this incredible hairstyle to the mass and showing that women can easily rock short hair.

Mia Farrow

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