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The best celebrity hairstylists to follow on Instagram

January 18, 2016
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Whether it's Jennifer Aniston turning heads with a sleek chignon or Rosie Huntington-Whiteley wowing with a chic updo, the world's most glamorous women often turn to Hollywood's biggest hairstylists to help them rock gorgeous 'dos. We take a look at the celebrity stylists you'll want to follow on Instagram for some serious hair inspiration…

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Chris McMillan (@mrchrismcmillan)

Celebrity clients: Jennifer Aniston, Taylor Swift, Kim Kardashian, Kaley Cuoco

Chris' Instagram will brighten up you day – whether he's sharing funny selfies backstage at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show or giving fans a glimpse of his adorable dog. When he's not joking around with friends, he's creating gorgeous hairstyles for the A-list, and has become a firm favourite of stars including Jennifer Aniston.

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Serge Normant (@sergenormant)

Celebrity clients: Julia Roberts, Julianne Moore, Sarah Jessica Parker, Diane Kruger, Jessica Chastain

Serge is renowned for creating elegant hairstyles, from loose tumbling waves to gorgeous sleek and chic updos. Want to recreate the looks? He regularly unveils the products in his toolkit, as well as giving us major hair envy with photos of the stars rocking the looks he put together for them.

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Jenny Cho (@jennychohair)

Celebrity clients: Jennifer Lawrence, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Naomi Watts, Carey Mulligan

From styling Jennifer Lawrence's platinum blonde bob for the Hunger Games premiere to working with Sienna Miller at the 2015 Golden Globes, Jenny has already built up an impressive celebrity following. Her Instagram page is a celebration of all things glamour, from selfies with the stars to cute animal photos or her favourite editorials. A must-follow for any fashionista.

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Tracey Cunningham (@traceycunningham1)

Celebrity clients: Gwyneth Paltrow, Jennifer Lopez, Dakota Johnson, Khloé Kardashian

Not only is Tracey's account full of snapshots of her work with the world's biggest stars, but she also keeps her fans entertained with funny memes and videos. The stylist also provides major hair inspiration whether she's revealing how she created a specific look, or posting the photos she herself has turned to for ideas when creating red carpet worthy styles.

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Jen Atkin (@jenatkinhair)

Celebrity clients: the Kardashians, Jessica Alba, Chrissy Teigen, Jennifer Lopez

Jen has firmly established herself as a hair guru in the industry, creating iconic and edgy hairdos for stars from the Kardashian-Jenner clan to Chrissy Teigen. Not only does she constantly reveal her favourite products as well as handy tips and tricks, but the brunette beauty gives her followers a glimpse behind-the-scenes of Hollywood from glitzy parties to red carpet preparations.

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Renato Campora (@renatocampora)

Celebrity clients: Kate Winslet, Amber Heard, Selena Gomez Amanda Seyfried

Whether you're a budding hairstylist or simply curious as to how the stars get ready before a major event, you'll want to follow Renato on Instagram. He posts everything from throwbacks to some of his favourite looks for inspiration to candid snaps of stars just before they take to the red carpet, giving a real insight into the world of a celebrity's glam squad.

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Adir Abergel (@hairbyadir)

Celebrity clients: Kristen Stewart, Reese Witherspoon, Anne Hathaway, Sandra Bullock, Keira Knightley

Head to Adir's page and there's no doubt you'll get hair envy. Stunning braids, curls, ponytails, half updos – the list he's inspired by is endless. Whether he's sharing snaps of the stars he's worked with on the red carpet or looking to editorial spreads for his next ideas, Adir provides a constant stream of original and unique styles you'll be sure to want to recreate.

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Harry Josh (@harryjoshhair)

Celebrity clients: Ellie Goulding, Hilary Swank, Karlie Kloss, Kate Bosworth

Ever wondered what happens moments before a star heads to the red carpet, or backstage for performers at the Victoria's Secret show? Just a scroll through Harry's page will immediately give you a good idea. The hairstylist has worked with stars from Ellie Goulding to Kate Bosworth and is often spotted joking around with them before creating their amazing 'dos.

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Mara Roszak (@mararoszak)

Celebrity clients: Emma Stone, Nicole Kidman, Mila Kunis, Kate Mara, Cara Delevingne

Mara gives her followers a closer look at details they may have missed on the red carpet such as gorgeous hair accessories on the back of the stars' heads or a close-up look at intricate braids or buns. When she's not working with the stars, she's giving us serious wanderlust with photos of her travels around the globe.

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Mark Townsend (@marktownsend1)

Celebrity clients: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Rachel McAdams, Elizabeth Olsen, Elizabeth Banks

We've all tried to recreate the Olsen twins' effortlessly glamorous looks before, and now Mark has brought us one step closer, giving sneak peeks at how he creates the iconic edgy tousled waves – and he even works with their sister Elizabeth for equally striking 'dos. He's also a keen foodie, sharing mouth-watering snaps of the food and drink he discovers amidst his hectic schedule – great for lovers of all things food or beauty.

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