Billie Eilish Says She Didn’t ‘Feel Sexy’ as a Blonde

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Brunettes have extra enjoyable, in keeping with Billie Eilish. The singer revealed that she didn’t love life as a blonde after bleaching her locks final yr.

“I didn’t really feel attractive for one second as a blonde,” the “Unhealthy Man” artist, 20, instructed Highsnobiety in an interview printed on Thursday, December 1, including that the sun-kissed hue made folks deal with her “in another way.” She continued: “Folks fully modified their demeanor [around me].”

With the blonde, Eilish unveiled a brand new wardrobe that consisted of figure-hugging garments — a vastly completely different vibe from her signature grunge and dishevelled aesthetic. (She famously sported a cleavage-baring Oscar de la Renta robe that featured a corset bodice on the 2021 Met Gala.)

The “Beautiful” singer defined to Highsnobiety that she underwent the transformation to “show” that her look doesn’t outline her.

“Folks noticed me as this 15-year-old, a child, who wore this sort of stuff, seemed this sort of means, performing this sort of means … I felt like I couldn’t change,” she instructed the publication. “That’s why I went up to now to the opposite aspect. I used to be making an attempt to show, ‘Hey, f–okay you guys, I can do no matter I would like.’ Now I can look actually masculine if I would like, and actually female if I would like.”

Nevertheless, Eilish later realized her new look didn’t really feel proper. “I really feel sexier after I gown masculine,” she stated.

Billie Eilish Didn't Feel Sexy as Blonde 601 'No Time To Die' World Premiere, Royal Albert Hall, London, UK - 28 Sep 2021

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The “Bored” singer additionally opened up about her blonde period to Elle in September 2021, telling the journal, “I had been wanting it blonde for some time … I noticed a fan edit after I had inexperienced hair. It was me with no matter hair colour I had, and so they simply edited blonde hair on me, and I used to be like, ‘Ah, it’s so sick; I would like it.’”

Eilish shared that the dye job helped her be much less noticeable to paparazzi. “I couldn’t go wherever with [my colored] hair as a result of it was so clearly me. I needed anonymity,” she instructed Elle.

After rocking a platinum mane for many of 2021, the Grammy winner dyed her hair brown earlier than debuting a jet black crown in February. Along with the icy shade, Eilish has coloured her hair silver (2019), purple (2018), blue (2018) and teal (2018). Her most memorable hue, nonetheless, is probably her lime inexperienced ombre ‘do she unveiled in 2019.