You Won't Recognize Lena Dunham With Her New Haircut

It's official: 2017 is the year of the short haircut — and we're not just talking about lobs, bobs, and pixie cuts. With celebrities like Zoë Kravitz, Katy Perry, Cara Delevingne, and Keke Palmer buzzing their heads, it was only a matter of time before more stars followed suit.
The latest? She's one of our favorite advocates for body positivity, she's the creator of Girls, and she just got a tattoo inspired by Rihanna. Enter: Lena Dunham.
In true form, the Lenny Letter editor posted a photo of her fresh cut to Instagram this afternoon — and her caption says it all, "Your mom's therapist friend she leaves your dad for."

Your mom's therapist friend she leaves your dad for

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Soon after, Dunham posted a second photo confirming this huge chop is no fake-out — a huge trend among the celebrity set. She captioned her follow-up photo with, "Didn't make it to Locks of Love length but if y'all are considering a cut and have a 10 in pony tail I urge you ✂️,." The only thing that would make this look even more on-trend would be a box of bleach and some Michelle Williams-inspiration boards.
Thinking about going super short this summer? Maybe even getting a buzz cut? There's certainly no shortage of inspiration out there. And until then, we'll be taking bets on who the next star to to reach for the razor will be...
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