Top 5 Most Iconic Celebrity Hairstyles of All Time

Published By Brooke
Updated 12-24-2015

1. The James Dean Slick Back

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There is a good reason Taylor Swift sings "With his James Dean slicked back white T-shirt". It's because the slicked back hairstyle is an iconic style that's never went out of style. No matter what era you're in, you can never go wrong with the legendary James Dean messy slick back.

Modern Variations:

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2. The Young Leonardo DiCaprio Curtain Cut

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Leonardo DiCaprio was THE heartthrob of the 90's and his signature hairstyle was the classic curtained cut. You don't see many styles like this anymore for guys, but it's slowly making a comeback through some modern variations.

Modern Variations:

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3. David Beckham's Fauxhawk

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David Beckham is known for many hairstyles, but our favorite by far is the fauxhawk. A staple in men's hairstyles during the early 2000's, modern variations of the fauxhawk are definitley gonna be a style to look out for in 2017.

Modern Variations:

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4. Brad Pitt's Undercut in Fury

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Brad Pitt displayed the hard disconnected undercut to the world in the movie Fury. Many men loved this hairstyle and we can see why. A depiction of a classic hairstyle from the 40's, the undercut saw extremely popularity all throughout the 2015's.

Modern Variations:


5. Will Smith's High Top Fade

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Will Smith's high top fade is a classic 90's style that is seeing a strong resurgence like many other 90's hairstyles. With modern variations that look a bit more sleek, we can't wait to see more of the flat top/high top fade in 2017!

Modern Variations:

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…and that concludes our list of the Top 5 Most Iconic Celebrity Hairstyles of All Time!

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