“Selfie” is 2013’s Word of the Year, according to the Oxford Dictionaries, who decides these things. The organization announced the decision on their blog this week, where they admitted that although the word isn’t new, selfies have reached a sort of critical mass within the past 12 months — an assertion we’d definitely agree with. And since nobody is as into posting selfies as celebrities are, we’ve rounded up our favorite beauty shots from the past year in famous people taking pictures of themselves. Whose gets your double tap?
Beyoncé debuted her pixie cut via selfie earlier this year.
Jessica Alba‘s post-workout selfie proved the star doesn’t sweat, she glows.
Gisele Bündchen was just… Gisele. Sigh.
Hey, makeover! Amanda Seyfried got into character.
Selena Gomez had fun with filters.
Sofia Vergara showed off a mummy-like facial treatment.
Miley Cyrus rocked short hair and red lipstick.
Miranda Kerr got in trouble for (allegedly) Photoshopping her selfies.
Rihanna let us sit in the makeup chair with her.
Olivia Wilde hypnotized us with her gorgeous eyes.
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Zooey Deschanel‘s bangs looked really good.
Victoria Beckham tried out shorter hair.
Ciara‘s hair reached new heights.
Julianne Hough gave us two beauties for the price of one.
Vanessa Hudgens rocked ombré curls.
And the Kardashian sisters perfected their favorite facial expression.