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Here's What The British Girl Bands Of The '90s And '00s Look Like Now

We've got A LOT better at makeup in the last 10 years.

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1. Liz McClarnon, Atomic Kitten

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What she's up to now: Most notably Liz was the presenter of forgotten BBC Three show Hotter Than My Daughter, where mothers claimed to be hotter than their daughters.

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What she's up to now: Most notably Liz was the presenter of forgotten BBC Three show Hotter Than My Daughter, where mothers claimed to be hotter than their daughters.

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What she's up to now: Most notably Liz was the presenter of forgotten BBC Three show Hotter Than My Daughter, where mothers claimed to be hotter than their daughters.

2. Natasha Hamilton, Atomic Kitten

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What she's up to now: Natasha has four kids and is married to Five alumnus Ritchie Neville. She appeared in Celebrity Big Brother in 2015. She had mentioned that she was recording a solo album, but it hasn't yet materialised. :(

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What she's up to now: Natasha has four kids and is married to Five alumnus Ritchie Neville. She appeared in Celebrity Big Brother in 2015. She had mentioned that she was recording a solo album, but it hasn't yet materialised. :(

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What she's up to now: Natasha has four kids and is married to Five alumnus Ritchie Neville. She appeared in Celebrity Big Brother in 2015. She had mentioned that she was recording a solo album, but it hasn't yet materialised. :(

3. Kerry Katona, Atomic Kitten

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What she's up to now: Kerry has become a reality TV superstar. She won the 2004 series of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me out of Here. She's had two reality programmes about her life: My Fair Kerry, which was about turning her from ladette to lady, and Kerry Katona: What's the Problem?, Kerry Katona: Crazy in Love, and Kerry Katona: The Next Chapter, which all focused on her personal life. She also appeared on Dancing on Ice and Celebrity Big Brother, and was the face of Iceland (the supermarket).

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What she's up to now: Kerry has become a reality TV superstar. She won the 2004 series of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me out of Here. She's had two reality programmes about her life: My Fair Kerry, which was about turning her from ladette to lady, and Kerry Katona: What's the Problem?, Kerry Katona: Crazy in Love, and Kerry Katona: The Next Chapter, which all focused on her personal life. She also appeared on Dancing on Ice and Celebrity Big Brother, and was the face of Iceland (the supermarket).

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What she's up to now: Kerry has become a reality TV superstar. She won the 2004 series of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me out of Here. She's had two reality programmes about her life: My Fair Kerry, which was about turning her from ladette to lady, and Kerry Katona: What's the Problem?, Kerry Katona: Crazy in Love, and Kerry Katona: The Next Chapter, which all focused on her personal life. She also appeared on Dancing on Ice and Celebrity Big Brother, and was the face of Iceland (the supermarket).

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4. Cheryl Fernandez Versini, Girls Aloud

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What she's up to now: Cheryl has had a successful solo career, including the timeless classic "Fight for This Love", and is now a judge on The X Factor.

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What she's up to now: Cheryl has had a successful solo career, including the timeless classic "Fight for This Love", and is now a judge on The X Factor.

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What she's up to now: Cheryl has had a successful solo career, including the timeless classic "Fight for This Love", and is now a judge on The X Factor.

5. Sarah Harding, Girls Aloud

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What she's up to now: Sarah pursued her acting career after Girls Aloud, notably appearing in St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold and recording three solo songs for the soundtrack.

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What she's up to now: Sarah pursued her acting career after Girls Aloud, notably appearing in St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold and recording three solo songs for the soundtrack.

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What she's up to now: Sarah pursued her acting career after Girls Aloud, notably appearing in St Trinian's 2: The Legend of Fritton's Gold and recording three solo songs for the soundtrack.

6. Nicola Roberts, Girls Aloud

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What she's up to now: After Girls Aloud Nicola released a solo album, and has co-written songs for Little Mix.

7. Kimberly Walsh, Girls Aloud

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What she's up to now: Kimberly has become a star of the stage, appearing as Princess Fiona in Shrek: The Musical, and is currently starring in Elf: The Musical. She sadly ended her relationship with fake tan after the band's split.

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What she's up to now: Kimberly has become a star of the stage, appearing as Princess Fiona in Shrek: The Musical, and is currently starring in Elf: The Musical. She sadly ended her relationship with fake tan after the band's split.

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What she's up to now: Kimberly has become a star of the stage, appearing as Princess Fiona in Shrek: The Musical, and is currently starring in Elf: The Musical. She sadly ended her relationship with fake tan after the band's split.

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8. Nadine Coyle, Girls Aloud

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What she's up to now: Nadine recently recorded a duet for Westlife alumnus Shane Filan's album. She's also studying to become a psychiatrist.

9. Mutya Buena, Sugababes

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What she's up to now: Mutya and the other original members of the Sugababes, Keisha and Siobhan, have reformed as Mutya Keisha Siobhan and have released a single.

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What she's up to now: Mutya and the other original members of the Sugababes, Keisha and Siobhan, have reformed as Mutya Keisha Siobhan and have released a single.

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What she's up to now: Mutya and the other original members of the Sugababes, Keisha and Siobhan, have reformed as Mutya Keisha Siobhan and have released a single.

10. Keisha Buchanan, Sugababes

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What she's up to now: As well as reforming the original Sugababes line-up, Keisha reportedly recorded a solo album, but due to some complicated reasons it was never released. :(

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What she's up to now: As well as reforming the original Sugababes line-up, Keisha reportedly recorded a solo album, but due to some complicated reasons it was never released. :(

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What she's up to now: As well as reforming the original Sugababes line-up, Keisha reportedly recorded a solo album, but due to some complicated reasons it was never released. :(

11. Heidi Range, Sugababes

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Although Heidi wasn't an original member of the Sugababes we decided to include her instead of Siobhan Donaghy because we remember her more.

What she's up to now: Heidi has had a illustrious reality television career, appearing on Dancing on Ice and Celebrity MasterChef.

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Although Heidi wasn't an original member of the Sugababes we decided to include her instead of Siobhan Donaghy because we remember her more.

What she's up to now: Heidi has had a illustrious reality television career, appearing on Dancing on Ice and Celebrity MasterChef.

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Although Heidi wasn't an original member of the Sugababes we decided to include her instead of Siobhan Donaghy because we remember her more.

What she's up to now: Heidi has had a illustrious reality television career, appearing on Dancing on Ice and Celebrity MasterChef.

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12. Mel B, Spice Girls

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What she's up to now: Mel B has continued her glam life in the public eye, appearing as a much-loved judge on The X Factor's 11th series. People were upset when she was SCANDALOUSLY not asked back for the 2015 season, BUT she will be a judge on the upcoming UK version of Lip Sync Battle, so that's nice at least.

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What she's up to now: Mel B has continued her glam life in the public eye, appearing as a much-loved judge on The X Factor's 11th series. People were upset when she was SCANDALOUSLY not asked back for the 2015 season, BUT she will be a judge on the upcoming UK version of Lip Sync Battle, so that's nice at least.

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What she's up to now: Mel B has continued her glam life in the public eye, appearing as a much-loved judge on The X Factor's 11th series. People were upset when she was SCANDALOUSLY not asked back for the 2015 season, BUT she will be a judge on the upcoming UK version of Lip Sync Battle, so that's nice at least.

13. Mel C, Spice Girls

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What she's up to now: Mel C is currently a judge for Asia's Got Talent and has also starred in West End musicals.

14. Victoria Beckham, Spice Girls

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What she's up to now: Victoria Beckham is now a very successful fashion designer, and will probably take over the world soon with the power of her steely stare and impeccable taste.

She's also the only Spice Girl who won't rejoin the group for their 20th anniversary tour. 💔

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What she's up to now: Victoria Beckham is now a very successful fashion designer, and will probably take over the world soon with the power of her steely stare and impeccable taste.

She's also the only Spice Girl who won't rejoin the group for their 20th anniversary tour. 💔

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What she's up to now: Victoria Beckham is now a very successful fashion designer, and will probably take over the world soon with the power of her steely stare and impeccable taste.

She's also the only Spice Girl who won't rejoin the group for their 20th anniversary tour. 💔

15. Emma Bunton, Spice Girls

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What she's up to now: Baby Spice is now a DJ for Heart Radio... you can hear her on Saturdays from 5-7pm.

16. Geri Horner, Spice Girls

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What she's up to now: Ginger Spice has had big success in her solo music career since the Spice Girls, releasing four UK No 1 hits. She married Formula One Team Principal Christian Horner in 2015.

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What she's up to now: Ginger Spice has had big success in her solo music career since the Spice Girls, releasing four UK No 1 hits. She married Formula One Team Principal Christian Horner in 2015.

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What she's up to now: Ginger Spice has had big success in her solo music career since the Spice Girls, releasing four UK No 1 hits. She married Formula One Team Principal Christian Horner in 2015.

17. Gabriela and Monica Irimia, The Cheeky Girls

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What they're up to now: Romanian-born Gabriela and Monica Irimia rose to British pop stardom with their hit debut single "Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum)", which was voted the worst pop record of all time in a Radio 4 poll in 2004. Gabriela started dating the then Liberal Democrat MP for Montgomeryshire, Lembit Opik, in 2006. The pair got engaged in 2008, but split up a few months later. How ~cheeky~.

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What they're up to now: Romanian-born Gabriela and Monica Irimia rose to British pop stardom with their hit debut single "Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum)", which was voted the worst pop record of all time in a Radio 4 poll in 2004. Gabriela started dating the then Liberal Democrat MP for Montgomeryshire, Lembit Opik, in 2006. The pair got engaged in 2008, but split up a few months later. How ~cheeky~.

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What they're up to now: Romanian-born Gabriela and Monica Irimia rose to British pop stardom with their hit debut single "Cheeky Song (Touch My Bum)", which was voted the worst pop record of all time in a Radio 4 poll in 2004. Gabriela started dating the then Liberal Democrat MP for Montgomeryshire, Lembit Opik, in 2006. The pair got engaged in 2008, but split up a few months later. How ~cheeky~.