12 Months, 12 Hairstyles: Rihanna

In a mere 52 weeks, RiRi has rocked pixies, waves, gone blonde, and yes, even rocked a mullet. Click through to review the highlights from her hair-raising year.

Crystal G. Martin Dec, 05, 2013

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RiRi started out the year with a very 60's mod pixie.

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The Grammy viewership let out a collective swoooooon when Rihanna walked the red carpet with romantic cascading waves. The style was unexpected, sophisticated turn for the typically edgy star—but it definitely worked.

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There are so many layers of lovely to this hair—the warm auburn color, the edgy shaved sides, the glam curls. This look is our favorite of the year.

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Rihanna stepped out in New York City with a rumpled version of the previous month's luxurious curls.

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The pop princess appeared on Styled to Rock with shortened, blonde hair. The signature shaved side was still in tact, however.

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At a concert in the City of Light, Rihanna debuted full bangs.

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The fashionista attends the Chanel couture show in Paris rocking beachy waves in rose gold hair.

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The hair cameleon rocks what looks like slick, wash-and-go curls out in New York.

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Rihanna keeps it business up front and party in the back with an 2013 update on the mullet.

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Just a few weeks later, longer black hair appears in concert in Dubai.

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Rihanna causes THE hair moment of 2013 by rocking a doobie to accept the American Music Awards Icon Award.

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The rock star shelves her doobie for a girlish, banged bob at a Lakers game.


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