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The Chicest Celebrity Haircuts Of 2018 You Have To See

Hair inspiration is seemingly endless, especially if you take your styling cues from celebrities. With the industry’s best experts at their beck and call, A-listers have been known to switch up their looks at almost every appearance. But this year, and especially in the past six months, we’ve gleaned a major trend in the chops that stars are choosing, making a case for the universal length of 2018.

Yes, the pixie is fresh, and we can always appreciate long layers. But by and large, the chicest chops have fallen in the lob-bob length range, somewhere between the chin and shoulder. The biggest takeaway, however, is not necessarily the length (because it varies), but more about the styling, the unique spin each celeb added to make their cut killer.

Ahead, the 2018 chop trends sweeping celeb culture. Just take this to your next appointment, and you’ll be stepping out looking like an A-lister in your own right.

This past spring, Leighton Meester made a huge hair transformation from Blair Waldorf-brown to platinum blonde, after a six-hour(!) appointment with hair colorist Aura Friedman. But as of July, the actress has returned to her signature brunette shade, and taken the length shorter and choppier for the perfect effortless summer bob.

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Lena Waithe just said buh-bye to her long locs. The Master of None actress posted her “new tings” on Instagram, showing off her razor-short buzz cut, crediting @barberdolltheslayer for the work. We’re loving the subtle swoop etched at her hairline.

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Supermodel Irina Shayk arrived at the DSquared fashion show in Milan with a choppy, textured bob and piecey bangs in a reddish-blonde shade, a stark change from her usually long, sleek dark brown hair. Given that her stylist, Sam McKnight, has a way with wigs, we’re thinking this chop might be temporary — but it’s so chic, we wish it was the real deal.

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This spring, Dua Lipa took some inches off the ends, landing her a trendy shoulder-length ’90s cut that’s all kinds of British rock n’ roll. Courtesy of hairstylist Anna Cofone, the star’s style is super versatile, worn effortlessly undone, swooped to the side, or parted straight down the center.

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Baby V got baby bangs. Earlier this year, celebrity hairstylist Chad Wood gave Vanessa Hudgens a chin-length bob and wispy bangs. The look is ultimately sleek and stylish, but the subtly flipped ends make it fresh and fun.

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The Handmaid’s Tale star Madeline Brewer recently traded her long, weighty waves for a healthy shoulder-skimming style.

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Hairstylist Nai’vasha Johnson gave Yara Shahidi a blunt bob and coiled bangs for the MTV Movie & TV Awards, proving that a razor-cut geometric bob looks amazing on natural hair.

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Emilia Clarke keeps creeping shorter and shorter above the shoulders. Whether by preference, or just to ditch her damaged ends, we’re loving the face-framing cut on her.

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At this year’s Billboard Music Awards, Mila Kunis debuted fresh, choppy bangs. The style is perfect for the actress: It draws attention to her eyes and blends perfectly with her wavy lob.

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Not only did Leighton Meester go shorter for summer, she also went a whole lot lighter, taking her hair full-on platinum blonde for the first time with the help of celebrity colorist Aura Friedman. Transitioning from Blair Waldorf-brown to icy white is damage waiting to happen, but the shoulder-length cut helps make the color work on the actress’s fine hair, keeping the look super-healthy.

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Taraji P. Henson has experimented with cuts and colors that run the gamut, but this year, she stepped out with a chestnut-brown asymmetrical layered bob that we think is a serious winner.

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This spring and summer, Viola Davis has been styling her chin-length curls in a modern iteration of the Diana Ross ‘fro.

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Saoirse Ronan ‘s pin-straight, razor-precise bob, courtesy of master stylist Adir Abergel, made a statement with its sweet simplicity.

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Our favorite Emma Watson is an Emma Watson with baby bangs. This year, the actress stepped out with layered, shoulder-length waves, and a fringe cut to the middle of her forehead.

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Much like Saoirse Ronan, Margot Robbie wore a face-framing short style at the Oscars. The difference? Hairstylist Bryce Scarlett added some subtle soft waves and a deep side part for dimension.

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If you’re trying to take your hair shorter but are worried about it falling flat, take a pointer from hairstylist Ursula Stephen, who jazzed up Jourdan Dunn’s bob with messy bends. It’s a lightweight style that doesn’t sacrifice any body or volume.

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Hairstylist Laurie Heaps usually keeps Rowan Blanchard’s hair on the shorter side, but earlier this year she showed us how to make the simple cut a little edgier with choppy bangs and airy texture. Better still, this style is great for summer; it actually works with humidity, since it’s only made cooler with a slightly fluffy finish.

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Solange changes her hair up on the reg, but our favorite look by far is the big chop and style that birthed this insanely gorgeous halo of platinum blonde hair.

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Meet Prince Nikolai, the 18-year-old Danish royal who is also a professional model

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Prince Nikolai of Denmark is an 18-year-old royal and professional model with Scoop Models.
He’s sixth in line for the throne, and his parents support his career.
He’s not the first royal to dabble in modeling.

Sure, everyone around the globe may be busy fawning over Meghan Markle and Prince Harry this spring thanks to their upcoming nuptials, but it’s key to remember that there are more than a few awesome royals worth your time and attention. Take, as a prime example, Nikolai William Alexander Frederik, the prince of Denmark.

The 18-year-old royal recently signed on with Scoop Models, an agency out of his home country, and appeared in his very first fashion show during London Fashion Week. There, he walked in the Burberry show alongside supermodel Cara Delevingne.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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The fabulous life of Chloe Green, the 27-year-old Topshop heiress who parties with Beyoncé and Paris Hilton and had a baby with the model who went viral for his police mugshot

Jeremy Meeks and Chloe Green are seen in Los Angeles, CA.strmx / AP

Topshop heiress Chloe Green and “hot felon” Jeremy Meeks announced the birth of their child, Jayden Meeks-Green, on Thursday. 
Green is the daughter of billionaire Sir Phillip Green, a high-roller dubbed the “British Donald Trump” who is known for partying with celebrities like Kate Moss, Beyoncé, and Leonardo DiCaprio. 
The heiress has been making headlines for years, appearing on a reality show, launching a fashion line, and socializing with celebrities — including her ex-boyfriend Marc Anthony. 

Topshop heiress Chloe Green and Jeremy Meeks — best known as “the hot felon” — announced the birth of their child on Thursday. 

According to an Instagram post by Green, Jayden Meeks-Green was born on May 29. Jayden is the first child of the 27-year-old heiress and Meeks, the 34-year-old model who became famous after his mug shot went viral, though Meeks has a child from a previous relationship. 

Green is no stranger to fame. As the daughter of billionaire Sir Philip Green — the chairman of Topshop owner Arcadia — the heiress has lived her life in the spotlight. 

Here’s a look inside Green’s glamorous life:

Green is just 27 years old but has been making headlines for years.

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Her parents, Phillip and Tina Green, are worth an estimated $4.9 billion.
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The couple purchased the retail company Arcadia Group in 2002.

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Sir Phillip Green is a controversial figure, dubbed by Vanity Fair the “British Donald Trump” for his “flamboyance and arrogance.”
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The businessman has been accused of dodging taxes and enriching himself by allowing the iconic retailer British Home Stores to fail. 

“In this era of austerity the British people seem to have had quite enough of the retailing tycoon, with his legal tax dodges, his complicated corporate structure, and his hyperinflated lifestyle, replete with a helicopter, a Gulfstream G550 jet, and three yachts — including one, Lionheart, which is 295 feet long and reportedly has a swimming pool, a helipad, and a beauty salon,” Vanity Fair reported in 2016. 

See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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This 24-year-old Goldman Sachs banker wants to solve the global water crisis — and the bank just gave him $150,000 to get started

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Bondh-E-Shams, a charity founded by a 24-year-old Goldman Sachs analyst Hamza Farrukh, won a $150,000 grant from the bank.
It focuses on providing clean water to poor, rural communities in Pakistan and to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh.
Founder Hamza Farrukh told Business Insider that his ultimate goal is to provide clean water to everyone on the planet.

For most of us, working in Goldman Sachs’ prestigious securities division would be enough stress and workload. But for Hamza Farrukh, it’s not enough.

As well as his day job, Farrukh heads up Bondh-E-Shams, a charity he founded, which is dedicated to delivering clean water to areas that previously did not have access.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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It looks like Steve Bannon is beginning his comeback

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Steve Bannon is plotting his comeback.
He’s planning to unleash a pro-Trump ad campaign ahead of the 2018 midterms.
And he wants to get into cryptocurrency.

It looks like Steve Bannon is beginning his comeback.

Nearly a year after he departed the White House as chief strategist, and about half a year after he was eviscerated by President Donald Trump for the comments he made to journalist Michael Wolff in his book “Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House,” Bannon is reportedly pushing forward on two fronts in what looks like an attempt to regain relevance in electoral politics.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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Warren Buffett reportedly tried to invest $3 billion in Uber

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Warren Buffett was close to investing $3 billion in Uber, Bloomberg News reported Wednesday.
The deal fell apart due to disagreements over the size and terms of the stake. 

Legendary investor Warren Buffett tried to buy a $3 billion stake in Uber earlier this year through his Berkshire Hathaway company, Bloomberg News’ Eric Newcomer and Olivia Zaleski reported Wednesday.

However, the deal fell apart due to disagreements over the size and terms of the potential investment, Bloomberg said, citing people familiar with the discussions. Neither Uber nor Berkshire Hathaway responded to Bloomberg’s request for comment.See the rest of the story at Business Insider

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