Bangs are a pretty simple yet dramatic way to change up anyone's look — and many celebrities seem to enjoy trying out this style. Over the years, many stars have worn their hair in both bang-free blowouts and full-fringe, side-swept looks.
Here's what 19 celebrities look like with and without bangs.
In 2013 Kim Kardashian wore full, fringed bangs.
Kardashian is now known for having a center part.
Back in 2013, Priyanka Chopra sported bangs.
Chopra is also known to rock a middle part.
"Handmaid's Tale" star Alexis Bledel wore bangs to the 2013 SAG awards.
At the 2018 Emmys, Bledel kept her hair off of her face.
Lucy Liu had side-swept bangs in 2004.
Like Bledel, Liu later chose to go for a tucked-behind-the-ears style.
Mindy Kaling had bangs while starring on "The Office."
Offscreen, Kaling sometimes opts for a flowy hairstyle with a side part.
Zac Efron's bangs were once his signature.
Efron may have just as much hair now, but he sweeps it up instead of to the side.
Zooey Deschanel's signature style is bangs.
But there was a time when Deschanel didn't have bangs.
Like Deschanel, "Fifty Shades" star Dakota Johnson is known for her soft bangs.
However, the actress has gone for a more traditional parted look, too.
Laverne Cox briefly had bangs back in 2017.
Cox has also been known to wear her hair flowy and parted down the middle.
Jennifer Lopez had bangs for her role in "The Back-Up Plan."
Usually, Lopez wears a bangless blowout or ponytail.
In 2007, Reese Witherspoon had bangs.
In 2019, Witherspoon often styles her hair bangs-free.
Unlike other stars, Owen Wilson has mostly stuck with his signature hairstyle.
In 2009, he shook things up for a "Night At The Museum" premiere.
Rihanna sported a fringe for the 2017 Met Gala.
Rihanna usually doesn't rock bangs.
In the early days of the Jonas Brothers, Joe Jonas rocked bangs.
Jonas no longer wears bangs.
Mila Kunis wore the bangs trend back in 2018.
But it seems she usually doesn't have bangs.
Beyoncé has been known to rock bangs now and then.
However, on many occasions, Beyoncé prefers to go bang-free.
Demi Lovato has worn a lot of styles over the years.
Lovato doesn't always have bangs.
For years, Selena Gomez has worn side-swept bangs.
But Gomez doesn't always have bangs.
Kacey Musgraves doesn't usually have full bangs.
But Musgraves usually doesn't have bangs.