By Marianne Mychaskiw
Updated: Aug 10, 2015 @ 9:04 pm
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Kim Kardashian's blonde hair may have been a wig, but Jamie Chung's new look is completely real! Earlier this week, the star stepped out at the 24-Hour Plays in Santa Monica with noticeably lighter strands, and while she has had ombre highlights for a little over a month, her blonder ambitions just became more prominent. Chung's gorgeous strands and on-point street style never fail to induce a little style envy from us, but in the realm of beauty, the actress confessed that she's more makeup than hair-obsessed. "Lots of lip color! I literally went to NARS and bought all of their lip colors," she previously told "It's a lot of pastels, pinks, rouges, and peaches in my beauty bag." Chung has already worked a bold pink lip like a pro, and her new look would give the hue the perfect summery touch. In fact, we're almost tempted to channel the effect and take our own strands in the same direction...

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