• Katy Perry's recent bob may or may not be an ode to her newly single life, but psych professor at Fairleigh Dickinson University, Judith Waters, says when it comes to a breakup makeover its important to find a new look that will fit your normal lifestyle.
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  • She was only married for 72 days, but it didn't take too long after filing the divorce papers before showing off a new look. Note to Kim: a new hairstyle with bangs won't make the world forget about your joke of a marriage.
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  • "Looking good is the first, easiest and least expensive way to begin a program of personal rehabilitation," says Waters. ScarJo's bob after her divorce from Ryan Reynolds is a prime example of a sexy post-breakup look.
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  • Olivia Wilde and her hubby broke up in early 2011 and not long after she swapped her shiny locks for a bangin' new 'do.
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  • Lauren Conrad went through two big changes last summer: She broke up with her boyfriend, actor Kyle Howard, and she traded in her two-toned, sunkissed locks for light blue and silver highlights.
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  • Right before this Twlight star called it quits with boyfriend Joe Jonas, she started rocking a darker and edgier hair color. Perhaps, foreshadowing what was to come...
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  • Waters says that getting positive results from a change in your appearance will help boost confidence. Considering how fierce Ashlee Simpson's looked lately, we're guessing she's gotten tons of positive feedback with her post-divorce pixie.
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