The second we saw Beyonce's Bettie Page-meets-Chola-girl bangs in the "Video Phone" video (fierce, fierce, fierce), we knew forehead fringe was back in a major way. Whether they're short, long, curly or straight, bangs can instantly sexify even the most ho-hum hairstyle. These be-banged celebs how out our roundup of the hottest A-list bangs i
In her vampy “Video Phone” video, Beyonce rocks super-short bangs inspired by 1950s pin up girl, Bettie Page.
Nicole Richie’s long, eyelash-grazing bangs taper off into lightly feathered, face-framing layers. This is a fabulous in-between look if you’re growing out short bangs.
Keri Hilson’s two-toned, curly bangs give her look a punky, playful feel.
Tyra’s long, heavy bangs hit just above her lashes, accentuating her greenish-gray eyes.
Kerry Washington’s wispy, tousled bangs add a sultry edge to her sleek blowout.
Joy Bryant’s short, slightly uneven schoolgirl bangs give her a look an adorable mischievousness.
Mary J. Blige gives great face (and neck!) with her inch-long bangs and boyish crop.
Paula Patton’s swept-to-the-side fringe is flawless with her softly curled bob. So pretty!
Soft and elegant, Whitney Houston’s long, layered bangs are the prefect compliment to her bouncy cut.
Mariah Carey’s naturally curly bangs are sure to set off a trend among spiral sisters everywhere!
Naomi Campbell’s slightly asymmetrical, above-the-brow bangs give her straight style a cool edge.