By Sharon Clott Kanter
Oct 27, 2011 @ 11:30 am
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Fall's most popular haircut is... the long bob! Julianne Hough, Nicole Richie, Fergie, and Selena Gomez all took inches off their 'dos for the below the chin, collarbone-grazing length recently. And this style is an ever-popular one: Jennifer Aniston famously chopped her strands for the "lob" in February, and a bevy of beauties including Gwyneth PaltrowNaomi Watts, Elizabeth Olsen, Michelle Obama, and Jessica Alba all worked the look at points in their careers. "I really believe this is a haircut that would work on almost everyone," celebrity hairstylist Mark Townsend tells Frédéric Fekkai stylist Renato Campora agrees: “It elongates the neck and makes you look more statuesque.” See more of the most memorable hair makeovers of the year in the gallery.

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