Coronation Street’s Katie McGlynn shows off WILD hair transformation

Coronation Street's Katie McGlynn's hair transformation

by Hollie Richardson |
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The Corrie star gives a lesson in how to think pink

Coronation Streetactress Katie McGlynn ALWAYS has a good hair day - and now she's taken it a step further, by transforming her marvelous blonde mane with bubblegum pink hair dye!

The 25-year-old star - who plays the street's Sinead Tinker - shared a photo of the new do on Instagram earlier this way. Fans and friends were shocked, but in a REALLY good way.

Katie captioned the amazing photo: "Beauty school drop out 💁🏼‍♀️ #throwback #frenchy #pinkhair #pinkhairmakesmehappy 🦄💕."

One follower commented: "Wow loving the colour xx," while another wrote: "💕Your hair." Others could only express their admiration with strings of emojis. But everyone agreed on one thing: Katie's new look is pretty awesome.

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11 Ultimate Celeb Hair Transformations final

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11. Beyoncé

Queen B never shies away from changing up her hairstyle. From big and bouncy to sleek and straight, Beyoncé always gives us serious hair envy.If, like Queen, you often change up your hair by dyeing or styling it, then be sure to invest in the TRESemmé Styling Defence Spray to protect your hair from heat damage from styling tools, especially hair dryers!

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10. Ariana Grande

Arian Grande is best known for her signature sleek high ponytail, but we absolutely loved the icy lavender look she rocked on Instagram recently.

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9. Bella Hadid

Bella recently switched up her classic straight brown locks for a drastic, choppy bob. And we were BIG fans.

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8. Leighton Meester

It's hard to imagine Leighton Meester's hair as anything other than the chocolate brown, hairband-clad 'do preferred by her Gossip Girl character Blair Waldorf, but Leighton actually dyed her dark blonde hair brown to bag the role.

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7. Kylie Jenner

It's not just Kylie's facial features which have transformed over the years, the youngest of the Kardashian-Jenner sisters regularly likes to switch up her hair too. Our personal fave was the blush pink debuted in 2016, but we're also big fans of the sleek, icy blonde.

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6. Selena Gomez

Selena caused quite the stir when she rocked up to the 2017 American Music Awards showcasing a brand new bleach blonde bob.

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5. Zendaya

Zendaya's bright red crop turned more than a few heads at the 2018 Met Gala. Is there any style that this actress can't pull off?

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4. Kim Kardashian

Kim K keeps her fans on their toes when it comes to her hair transformations, often switching between icy blonde and black. We wonder what she'll do next...

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3. Katy Perry

Katy Perry's showcased some daring 'do's over the years, including bright blue and pink styles. In 2017, Katie debuted a bleach blonde pixie crop and we haven't got over it yet.

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2. Miley Cyrus

Miley marked the end of her days as a Disney child superstar but lopping off all her long, golden brown hair and opting for a bold, bleached-crop, hence why we're crowning her 2nd in our ranking of ultimate hair transformations.

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1. Rihanna

From short crops, braids, blonde curls, sleek black tresses and bold red waves, Rihanna is the ultimate hair transformation Queen. We bow down to her.

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Coronation Street spoilers

Next week on Coronation Street, as the village mourns the death of Rana Habeeb, another gets ready to leave the cobbles for good... At an emotionally charged memorial service, Robert Preston loses his cool and demands Carla Connor confess to her part in the roof collapse. A tearful Carla admits that she knew the roof was unstable, but never thought it would collapse. Carla is taken in for questioning, and when she returns to the village, a furious Roy Cropper kicks her out. Luckily, Peter Barlow is on hand to support her as the rest of the village turn their backs.

Elsewhere, Sinead Tinker and Daniel Osbourne decide to throw a welcome party for little Bertie. This is much to the relief of the street's residents, who have been rocked by the events at the factory. But will the party be full of cheer?

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