PHOTOS: Lorde Debuts Straight Hair At the Grammys
While this year's Grammy red carpet skewed towards the tamer side (we've never missed Lady Gaga, Miley Cyrus and Rihanna so much!), the awards show hit us with a huge surprise in the first 15 minutes: Lorde's straight hair. Yes, Lorde—she of big, beautiful, all-you-can-look-at curls—has straight hair now.
Of course, it's also totally possible the New Zealand singer's new look is only temporary, and will return to her gorgeous ringlets the moment she takes a shower tonight. Either way, though, we have to give the girl props for having the courage to switch up her look. Hairstylist Jen Atkin sprayed Sachajuan's Ocean Mist ($28, barneys.com) to enhance Lorde's naturalhair texture before creating the perfect blowout. Then with the help of a flat iron, she smoothed out her hair and added a tiny bit of Oribe's Fiber Groom ($29, oribe.com) to tousle the ends.
After all, what better place to introduce a new look than the Grammys? Check out a side-by-side of both looks below, and let us know which hair you prefer Lorde with!