Celebrity Transformations Barbra Streisand's Changing Looks By InStyle Editors InStyle Editors Facebook Instagram Twitter Our editors and writers comprise decades of expertise across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and wellness spaces in print and digital. We prioritize journalistic integrity, factual accuracy, and also having fun with every story we share. InStyle's editorial guidelines Updated on January 4, 2017 @ 01:45AM Pin Share Tweet Email Trending Videos Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty See how the singing icon has transformed her hair and makeup over the years. 01 of 16 1959 Seth Poppel/Yearbook Library Streisand started taking beauty risks in high school: "I put streaks in my hair with hydrogen peroxide, then put a rinse on to try and cover some of it. But the rinse was made of all different colors...so the streaks turned all those colors!" 02 of 16 1966 Terry Fincher/Stringer/Getty Images The Color Me Barbra singer sported an au courant bouffant. "I wore very short hair back then, and I had these little hair pieces that I'd just stick on top," she has said. "It was so easy." 03 of 16 1968 Ron Galella/WireImage The Funny Girl lead framed her unforgettable face with tight ringlets. 04 of 16 1971 Fotos International/Getty Images "I loved my hair long like that," she told InStyle of her cascading hippie mane. 05 of 16 1976 max B. Miller/Fotos International/Getty Images Streisand went bohemian for a celebration of A Star Is Born with a curly updo and natural makeup. 06 of 16 1986 Time Life Pictures/Getty images This Annie Hall-like outfit didn't get her on the best-dressed list, but shoulder-length hair became a mainstay. 07 of 16 1993 Brebda chase/Stringer/Getty Images Streisand presented the Best Director award at the Oscars and released Back to Broadway. 08 of 16 2004 Landov Streisand returned to the big screen as the ultimate earth mother on Meet the Fockers. Perhaps her embroidered beret was a character homage? 09 of 16 2008 Paul Morigi/WireImage Her only complaint about her appearance at the Kennedy Center Honors? "The colors of that amp#91;awardamp#93; ribbon-I wish they were black and gold." 10 of 16 2010 "Well, the time has come," said Streisand as she presented the Best Director Oscar to Kathryn Bigelow, the first woman to receive the honor. While she was never nominated in the category, Streisand has directed an impressive list of Oscar-nominated films, including Yentl, Prince of Tides and The Mirror Has Two Faces. 11 of 16 2011 Jason Merritt/Getty Images Longer locks and barely-there makeup give Streisand a youthful glow. 12 of 16 2012 Jason Merritt/Getty Images A flowing, blown-out mane at the premiere of The Guilt Trip. 13 of 16 2013 Kevin Mazur/Getty Images Streisand posed backstage at the 85th Annual Academy Awards while sporting a lighter look in a black Donna Karan New York gown designed specifically for her. 14 of 16 2014 Charley Gallay/Getty Images for Van Gogh Museum Editions Streisand's key hair tip? Add a cute topper. 15 of 16 2015 Charley Gallay/Getty Images for LACMA The performer gathers her hair in an updo, complementing her casual style with delicate jewelry. 16 of 16 2016 Kevin Mazur/Getty The musical icon stepped out rocking bold cat-eye liner and nude lip, her blonde locks pin-straight.