Marie Antoinette’s 5 Wildest Hairdos

If you thought Lady Gaga was the first to have a fascination with hair creation, take a look back (waaay back) at Marie Antoinette’s top 5 most hair-raising hairstyles!

1. The Pouf

Pouf

2. Pouf “Jolie Femme”

jolie femme

3. The Hedgehog

hedgehog

4. The Mania

ME

5. The Coiffure a la Belle-Poule

battleship

marie antoinette's head

From Marie Antoinette’s Head: The Royal Hairdresser, The Queen, and the Revolution by Will Bashor, which charts the rise of Leonard Autie from humble origins as a country barber in the south of France to the inventor of the Pouf and premier hairdresser to Queen Marie-Antoinette. 

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