EastEnders star Shona McGarty has switched up her hair and WOW

It really suits her 😍

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by Samantha Price |

EastEnders' Shona McGarty has had a number of iconic looks during her time in Albert Square as Whitney Dean.

We'll never forget her first entrance to the Square with dark hair and signature side ponytail, in more recent years, though, she's been known for her bright red locks.

However, the actress shocked fans after posting a teaser of her transformation for the upcoming Eastenders special on her Instagram.

Looking totally unrecognisable, this iconic look pays homage to the legendary Britney Spears while showing off her new babein' blonde tresses.

And the Whitney Spears makeover has appeared to go down a treat with fans, with comments about the new look taking over her Instagram.

"Blonde suits you...Time for a change? Ditch the red and bet on blonde 🔥🔥🔥🔥" said a follower, with others following suit.

"Omg you suit blonde so much 🔥❤️ do it do it" commented one fan, "You look amazing blonde omg 😍" agreed another. "Have you ever thought of going blonde 😍🙌🔥" another asked.

It's safe to say Shona's blonde hair definitely made an impression on EastEnders enthusiasts, with the majority desperate for the blonde to stay.

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The transformation takes place for the EastEnders Jubilee special which marks the Queen's Platinum Jubilee. The special episode will see a huge street party celebration with much-loved characters of the soap set to attend.

Not to mention, cast members on the set were visited by none other than Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles, who took a tour of the famous Albert Square. They were also presented with a signed plaque from members of the cast which is nothing short of iconic.

Having been filmed only recently, the episode is set to air in June after the celebrations of the Jubilee have taken place. Needless to say, we absolutely cannot wait to see Whitney Spears make her debut on the upcoming EastEnders special.

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