2012 was a big year for the celebrity makeover. People we thought had no hope learned about hairstylists and brushes and presented a whole new polished look (see Kristen Stewart and Ke$ha - the most shocking celeb turnaround of the year tbh) and others ran rampant with the scissors.

We've picked out our favourite image revamps of the year (so far, there are still a few days left for Paris Hilton to go brunette) - check out the gallery above and tell us which is your favourite in the comments (we're still astounded by Carey Mulligan) and whether you think we've missed anyone out.