Chanyeol Had Long Hair Before EXO’s Debut And, OMG

In case you forgot or never knew.

EXO-Ls may already know this, but Chanyeol had long hair before he debuted with EXO back in 2011.

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He wasn’t sure what stylists would want to do with his hair once he debuted, so he kept growing it out.

It was long for a while after debut, too, so it seems stylists agreed with fans that it suited him.

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But over the years he’s had many different hair styles, and now fans are remembering his looks and debating which is best for his face.

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A post on Pann Nate titled, “Did you know Chanyeol had long hair before debut?” has stirred up old feelings of Chanyeol circa 2011-2012, and fans are remembering how much like a flower boy he looked.

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“His long hair was really my style and he really had an unique aura.” — Original Poster

Some netizens were surprised at Chanyeol’s hair length, since they had mainly seen him with shorter hair styles.

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“Wow I didn’t know… looks like he suits long hair too, since he’s got the face ㅠㅠㅠㅠㅠ I’m envious.” — Anonymous

 

In the time since debut, Chanyeol has had cherry red curls…

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Pink waves…

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And ashy brown bangs.

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He’s been straight and dark…

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Silver…

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Brown…

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And super short and dark – all with completely different bangs and side lengths.

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This debate about Chanyeol’s hair certainly isn’t new, since of course netizens debated the change when he first went short – but many netizens forgot his lighter, longer hair!

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  • “I freaking like long hair Chanyeol.”
  • “He looks like a cute elf!”
  • “ㅋㅋㅋ I forgot… but it suits him well.”
  • “Ahhh… I remember now. He looks so cute, like an elf.”
  • “Yes! I agree, he’s an elf with long hair!”

 

But are pointing out that it’s not his hair, but his face, that can pull off each look.

  • “Rather than him suiting any hair color, it’s more his face that suits everything.”
  • “He looks good with short hair too.”
  • “I like him with short hair.”
  • “I love his long hair! He looks like an elf.”
  • “I can’t decide, he looks good with whatever hair.”
  • “Whatever he does, I love it.”
  • “He’s cool no matter what hair he has.”
  • “Being handsome is everything.”

 

No matter your opinion, there’s no denying Chanyeol has certainly changed a lot since his debut with EXO!

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EXO’s reunion with Lay and Luhan in 2017.

 

And perhaps there is no answer to the question of his “best” hairstyle – only degrees of awesome!

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