While the R&B pop diva could never steal the president's shine, her newly shorn strands undeniably caught the attention of style and beauty fans around the world.
Rihanna at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles.
“We’ve been talking about going short for a little while now. And we actually planned to cut it next week but, I just felt like - why wait?? Let's do it today! She was ready for her short hair again," Stephens, told reporters of Rihanna's current cropped look.
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