Billie Eilish celebrated Halloween a bit early this yr.
The 19-year-old pop star shocked the world in March when she ditched her signature black-and-green hair coloration for a platinum blond shag.
Eilish started the method of dyeing her hair two months previous to the large reveal, and used a wig to cowl up the transition — however not simply any wig.
In an interview on “The Late Present With Stephen Colbert” this week, the singer confessed that she “was carrying a Billie Eilish wig” throughout her earlier look on this system in February.
“From black to blond [is a] huge factor. To do it proper and to do it the place you’re not murdering your hair and conserving it wholesome, I did the primary course of after which waited two weeks so it might heal after which once more, after which waited two weeks…,” she defined.
“I knew that it could have these processing intervals the place it could look insane, and I didn’t wish to look insane. However I wanted one thing fast, so I actually ordered a Billie Eilish Halloween costume wig on Amazon.”
Although the costume did the trick in fooling eagle-eyed followers — and Eilish later swapped it for a skilled hairpiece — it got here at a value.
“It was terrible. It was the ugliest factor I’ve ever seen,” she stated. “[But] I simply appeared f—king loopy beneath there and I wanted to look not loopy.”
The hair transformation marks that begin of a “new period” for the Grammy winner, who set the web ablaze when she lined the June challenge of British Vogue in pinup-inspired lingerie and platinum waves.
Her new album, “Happier Than Ever,” will likely be out July 30.