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21 Celebrity Shaved Hairstyles That'll Bring Out Your Inner Rockstar

Dare to be different with one of these A-list styles.

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Keke Palmer

The singer and actress slayed this edgy updo, revealing a shaved head with two side parts.

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You don’t need long hair to rock twists and braids. Keke Palmer proves you can rock a protective style with shorter strands on each side.

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Taraji P. Henson

The actress also put a spin on the classic bob with her tapered sides for the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

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The actress took her red carpet top knot to the next level by going low with her sides.

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Zoe Kravitz

She rocked these curly braids to the side, her shaved head at Vanity Fair’s 2017 Oscar party.

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She also stunned on the red carpet with this gorgeous low bun at the premier of Big Little Lies.

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Dominique Tipper

The Expanse actress slayed this curly mohawk for US Weekly’s Annual Comic Con party.

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Cassie

Cassie is known to rock some of the edgiest shaved hairstyles, like these over-the-shoulder mermaid waves.

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Jada Pinkett Smith

The actress is known for her head-turning looks and we love this honey blonde mohawk.

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V. Bozeman

The singer effortlessly slays her signature look.

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Danai Gurira

The Walking Dead actress is known for her short coif.

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Meagan Good

The actress swept her signature goddess locs over the shoulder to reveal shaved sides at a screening for Love By The 10th Date.

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Cynthia Erivo

The Broadway actress always has fun with her short blond strands. For the 70th Annual Tony Awards, she sectioned them off with intricate parts.

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Lupita Nyong'o

The actress also is another celeb who has fun with shaved hairstyles. We loved this asymmettrical, Gumby-esque look.

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Fantasia Barrino

We can always count on Fantasia to deliver inspiration for rocking shaved hair. This curly Mohawk with short sides is everything!

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Madina Nalwanga

The Queen of Katwe actress’ go to style is a classic low cut.

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Ta’Rhonda Jones

The Empire actress also keeps her sides shaved. We love this edgy updo seen on her at the 33rd Annual Paley Fest.

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Aisha Hinds

The actress plays up her shaved hairstyle with lots of fun accessories.

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MC Lyte

MC Lyte’s micro braided pompadour with shaved sides is bomb.

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Maria Borges

And how could we forget our favorite Victoria’s Secret model, who was the first Black model to rock her natural hair on the VS runway?

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Amber Rose

The most infamous shaved head in Hollywood is none other than Muva herself. Amber Rose is notorious for slaying her platinum blonde baldie.

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