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Hair & Makeup

Behind The Scenes
2.7k votersWigs Worn By Actors In TV And Movies That Were Practically Their Own CharacterCostume design is tricky. When it's done well, it often flies under the radar; you're just seeing well-dressed characters. On the ...
Lifestyle
109 votersNostalgic Prosthetic Performances That Took The Longest To Get IntoFrom mythical creatures to fictional people, the movies of the late 1990s and early 2000s used makeup and prosthetics in unusual w...
Pop Culture
10.6k votersActors in Old Age Makeup vs How They Actually AgedSince the beginning of filmmaking, makeup has always been a part of movie magic. Movies like Back to the Future and Forrest Gump t...
Pop Culture
263 votersThe Worst Prosthetic Faces In MoviesFace-swapping may be a fantastical plot convention designed to heighten the loopy, pseudo-sci-fi logic of Mission: Impossible adve...
Costuming & Props
732 votersThe Many Terrible Wigs of Johnny DeppBeing an A-List star like Johnny Depp has its perks. Beyond the obvious stuff like having enough money to buy your own private isl...
Costuming & Props
1.9k votersHairpieces On Iconically Bald Actors, Ranked By Degree Of BlasphemyFor an actor, physical transformation often comes with the territory. Hell, some people win Oscars entirely because of it. But the...
Behind The Scenes
2.5k votersThe Worst Fake Beards In Movies And TVImagine some of the lyrics to the Broadway tune "Hair" as a description of beards instead of tresses: "curly, fuzzy, snaggy, shagg...
Entertainment
99 votersSamuel L. Jackson's Many, Many Onscreen Wigs, Ranked By Dramatic EffectSamuel L. Jackson is notable for the extensive list of popular characters he's portrayed since the '80s. From Pulp Fiction's Jules...
Entertainment
5.2k votersThe Worst Old Age Makeup in Film HistoryThe worst old age makeup on film certainly wasn't intended to be terrible. In many instances, legendary makeup artists thought the...
Entertainment
1.6k voters17 Actors Who Wore Guyliner For A Role: Who Did It Best?Male actors in make-up is nothing new, of course, but one particular cosmetic trend is becoming more common on screen: guyliner. T...
Distinguishing Features
36.8k views8 Actresses Who Shaved Their Heads For Movie RolesWe are all guilty of sitting in front of the movie screen and using the phrase "I could have done it better." But when you go behi...
Distinguishing Features
174.8k viewsActors And Actresses Who Didn’t Wear A Bald Cap Talk About What It’s Like To Cut Off All Their HairIn most cases, an actor or actress can put on a bald cap to cover their hair if they need to play a more follically challenged cha...
Fantasy
134 votersThe Greatest Fantasy Ponytails Of All TimeIn the fantasy realm we're blessed with intricate ensembles and oftentimes even more fantastical hairstyles. Wacky and futuristic ...
Makeup Junkie
687 votersThe Best Old Age Makeup Jobs in Film HistoryThe best old age makeup in film usually falls to one decision, hiring an actor who can either play the hell out of the role with m...