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Watch This Incredible Timelapse Of What Happens When You Give A Homeless Veteran A Makeover

Never underestimate the power of a new haircut.

1. Meet Jim. He agreed to let the nice people at Dégagé Ministries, Design 1 Salon & Spa, and Rob Bliss Creative give him a makeover.

2. After leaving the service, Jim has struggled with alcohol and homelessness. They wanted to show Jim that a respectable guy was still underneath all that scruff.

3. So they decided to give him a booster shot of confidence.

5. And after a proper shave…

7. And a stylish haircut…

9. And a sharp-looking suit…

10. Jim realized things weren’t so grim after all.

11. According to Dégagé Ministries, after the video was shot, Jim decided for the first time to enter Alcoholics Anonymous and now has his own housing.

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Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
 
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