Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester has gone for a dramatic hair change 11 months ago

Gossip Girl's Leighton Meester has gone for a dramatic hair change

Giving Blair Waldorf a run for her money.

It has been 10 years since Gossip Girl first aired yet Leighton Meester is still as iconic as ever before.

A far cry from her knee high socks, long brown locks and forever changing hair accessories, Leighton has swapped her preppy school girl days for a short choppy platinum lob and we love it!

Sharing an image of the new 'do on Instagram the star captioned it: "Having a blonde moment thank you to my hair saviors @auracolorist and Keraphix protein treatment @NexxusNYSalon".

Platinum is a major trend for this season SS18, however if you are a brunette like Leighton hoping to take the plunge and go white blonde - make sure you go to a trusted hairdresser as doing it wrong can cause irreversible damage to your hair and bleach my friends is no joke.

Want to know more about the precautions you need to take? Check out our article here where our own lovely Her staff writer Jade explained how "eight years throwing bleach" into her hair destroyed it before she ultimately returned to her roots. It's a good one and a must read if you too are thinking of "changing it up".