Bald Amanda Bynes' New Brunette Wig, PHOTOS; First Sighting Since Arrest & Court Appearance
Amanda Bynes was reportedly wearing a new long brown wig as she left a high-end salon in the West Village on Saturday, May 25, according to Daily Mail.
The 27-year-old covered her face in a white blanket as she stepped out from the store and on to the streets in the rain. The actress wore an oversized white shirt, black leggings, black platform wedge boots and a leather sleeved khaki trench coat.
View photos of Bynes' brunette wig here.
The Hairspray actress was arrested on May 23 but released the next day without bail after her court appearance where she wore a blonde wig, which she used to cover her shaved head.
Bynes sent a series of tweets and noted she was looking to revamp her hairdo. She singled out rap star and fellow New Yorker Nicki Minaj as her inspiration.
"I need Nicki Minaj's wig person stat! :P," Bynes wrote.
She also shared a few posts of ideal hair styles, including an image of exotic dancer Blac Chyna and another photo of Minaj in a highlighted blonde lace front wig.
Bynes was arrested for allegedly throwing a bong out of her apartment window on the 36th floor in Manhattan. She was assessed at Roosevelt Hospital before she spent a night in jail and appeared in court Friday morning. After her arrest, her parents sought conservatorship, a legal move that would put her assets and her general well-being under their control.
The changes in her appearance were not seen publicy until police booking photos were released of her in an unkempt blonde wig wrapped and another with her newly buzzed brown hair.
When police initially arrested the star her booking photograph she was wearing the blonde wig but when NYPD officers took her mugshot Bynes was forced to remove the wig revealing she had cut all her hair off. The She's the Man actress who had blonde hair throughout her career now keeps a cropped hairstyle less than an inch short all over her head.