Hillary Clinton Debuts New Haircut, Bangs: See the Picture

Us WeeklyJanuary 2, 2014
Hillary Clinton Debuts New Haircut, Bangs: See the Picture

New year, new mayor, new hair! Hillary Clinton debuted a new haircut at the inauguration of New York City's new mayor Bill de Blasio on Wednesday, Jan. 1, complete with a fresh set of bangs.

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The former Secretary of State, 66, cozied up beside husband Bill Clinton as the power couple watched the ceremony take place on the steps of City Hall. Wearing a long, black wool coat and leather gloves, the blonde political player debuted a shaggy, short bob with choppy, layered, side-swept bangs grazing her forehead.

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Former President Clinton smiled beside his chic wife in a gray wool coat and checkered scarf; the two sat beside New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo and former NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Not since Michelle Obama revealed her bangs last January -- which the First Lady subsequently removed due to the style's "irritating" nature -- have bangs created so much buzz!

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Clinton's new look, however, was actually not her first attempt at rocking choppy, layered locks. In July, the stylish mother-of-one revealed lauded, lightly-styled, wavy, side bangs that designer Oscar de la Renta later said he had inspired. "I told her a while back she should cut her hair," the American designer told Gotham magazine back in August. "She said she couldn’t do it then because when she arrived in a foreign country and asked for a hairdresser, Homeland Security would have to check the person out."

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