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13 Gorgeous Hair Transformations To Inspire Your Next Hair Change

Want to make a drastic or subtle change to your color, cut, or style? Get inspired with these 13 stunning hair transformations.

When it comes to hair, there’s something to be said about sticking to what you know works. I mean, when you finally find your perfect hair color or shampoo and conditioner duo, why change it? However, as much as we value committing to what works, we also love to see amazing hair transformations. From celebrity hair transformations to hair color and cut before and after videos created by some of our favorite stylists, major (or subtle) mane changes are so exciting to see. 

Want to get inspired for your very own hair transformation? Keep scrolling for 13 that you need to see before booking a salon appointment. 

The Best Hair Transformations Before And After

L'Oréal Professionnel

Steampod Hair Straightener + Curling Iron

A flat iron for fast, smooth styling on all hair types.

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Curly To Straight Hair

Curly hair transformations are some of our favorites! Click here to watch this curly girl go from curly to straight hair using the L'Oréal Professionnel Steampod. This innovative flat iron uses the power of steam to create straight or wavy hair on any hair type two times faster and two times smoother* with 91 percent less damage.**

*Compared to Steampod without steam and comb (heating plates only)

**After 15 uses with steam and integrated comb vs. Steampod heating plates alone.

A woman with subtle blonde to pink hair

Subtle Blonde To Pink

Want a subtle color change? Get inspired by this blonde to pink temporary hair color transformation, created using Redken’s Color Extend Blondage Color Depositing Rose Blonde Mask. This temporary, color-depositing formula adds a touch of pink to blonde hair in just five minutes while conditioning and adding shine. 

Honey Bleach Blonde

Honey blonde hair is always a good idea—no matter your skin tone! Get inspired with this in-salon brunette to honey blonde transformation. 

Honey Brunette Balayage

For the brunettes out there not willing to go lighter, honey brunette is the perfect on-trend alternative to honey blonde. We’re obsessed with this honey brown balayage. 

Subtle Highlights For Brunettes

Want to make a subtle, low-maintenance change to your color? You’ll love these subtle highlights on brown hair. Check out the hair transformation before and after. 

French Balayage

Watch stylist Sebastian Langman-Kirtley customize this French Balayage transformation to contour his client's face shape and create the illusion of thicker hair.

Cinnamon Hair Color

Cinnamon hair color is deep, dimensional, and flatters every skin tone. Need inspiration? Watch the video above. 

Long To Short Hair 

As exciting as hair color transformations are, haircuts can be even more satisfying to watch. If you’re interested in long to short hair transformations, check out the video above to watch stylist Madison Sullivan cut 10 inches off of her client’s hair. 

Silk Press Transformation For Curly Hair

If you’re a curly girl that wants to try straight hair without damage, a silk press is another great option. Watch how it’s done professionally in the video above. 

Curtain Bangs

Raise your hand if you’ve thought about gettin curtain bangs in the past year! This ‘70s-inspired fringe is hotter than ever, which is why we’re loving this curtain bangs cut. 

Choppy Bob

Looking for a new haircut you can commit to? You won’t be afraid to lose a few inches after you see this gorgeous choppy lob. 

Tape-In Hair Extensions

Tape-in hair extensions are a great way to transform short hair into long, mermaid-length locks. Watch a pro install them and learn how about the process, maintenance, and more. 

‘90s-Inspired Blowout

Styling is a great way to easily and temporarily transform your mane. Click the video above to learn how to achieve a ‘90s-inspired blowout at home.  

Interested in getting your very own hair transformation? Use our salon locator to book an appointment at a salon near you.

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