Best of 2009

20 Most Shocking Beauty Moments

Rihanna's close shave! Kristen's mullet! Taylor's raccoon eyes! Hollywood didn't hold back in '09


"i. just. wanted. to. be. free. from. the. bondage. that. black. women. sometimes. put. on. themselves. with. their. hair," Tweeted Knowles about the super-short do that caused an unexpected stir among fans – and more than 400 PEOPLE readers couldn't hold back from weighing in on the look.