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    Updated on Aug 18, 2020. Posted on Nov 24, 2014

    The Internet Has Very Strong Feelings About Zayn Malik's New Hair

    Zayn's hair at the American Music Awards caused quite a fuss.

    Last night at the AMAs, One Direction's hair stylist Lou Teasdale worked her magic on Zayn Malik:

    The do was modeled after Johnny Depp's hairstyle in Cry Baby.

    Jason Merritt / Getty Images
    Universal Studios

    And here's what it looked like from the side:

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    *breathes deeply*

    Twitter was very much in favour of this hairstyle – the praise started flooding in:

    People were heavily affected by it:

    Omg that one piece of Zayn's hair makes me literally die, it makes me weak.

    Gavin Lindemuth@gavinlindemuthFollow

    Omg that one piece of Zayn's hair makes me literally die, it makes me weak.

    2:23 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    They became emotional wrecks:

    Zayn's hair is the reason for my tears

    It made some people feel terribly self-conscious:

    Zayn's single strand of hair is prettier than my entire face.

    L A R R Y@ally_stylinson_Follow

    Zayn's single strand of hair is prettier than my entire face.

    9:51 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Some wondered what would happen if they got their hands on his hair:

    Can a strand of zayn's hair pay for my college tuition

    S@NarryfristyFollow

    Can a strand of zayn's hair pay for my college tuition

    12:49 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Family feuds were started:

    My sister said she didn't like Zayn's hair so I sent her to her room

    dev✌️@i5SOStylesFollow

    My sister said she didn't like Zayn's hair so I sent her to her room

    3:36 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Even though 1D won three awards including Artist of the Year, people thought Zayn's strand of hair needed to be recognised:

    It deserved a moment of silence:

    can we have a moment of silence for how beautiful zayn's hair is

    a@umokayandyFollow

    can we have a moment of silence for how beautiful zayn's hair is

    3:58 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Why not? Zayn's hair is pretty much saving lives!

    People wanted to do things to that one piece of hair:

    I just want to twirl my finger around that piece of hair on Zayn's face I could do that for a lifetime

    ali@louvely_Follow

    I just want to twirl my finger around that piece of hair on Zayn's face I could do that for a lifetime

    7:29 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    Nasty things:

    i wanna lick zayn's piece of hair out of his face

    It made people write in ALL CAPS:

    LOUIS AND ZAYN'S HAIR TODAY I WILL NEVER GET OVER IT

    ★Kenia★@memorablezaynFollow

    LOUIS AND ZAYN'S HAIR TODAY I WILL NEVER GET OVER IT

    5:31 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    I WANT TO STRANGLE MYSELF WITH THAT LOOSE PIECE OF ZAYN'S HAIR

    college basic@collegebasicFollow

    I WANT TO STRANGLE MYSELF WITH THAT LOOSE PIECE OF ZAYN'S HAIR

    2:59 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    For some, Zayn's hair just caused great pain:

    that one strand of zayn's hair can impale me alone

    #:)@dylanodarlingFollow

    that one strand of zayn's hair can impale me alone

    1:09 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And turned people a bit aggressive:

    Zayn's hair got me wanting to break my neck

    angie ☹@TWINKIRWINSFollow

    Zayn's hair got me wanting to break my neck

    4:31 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    People were already writing fan fiction about it:

    Zayn's hair i cant stop staring like liams voice became a monotone blur as my eyes held that beautiful strand

    once in a lifetime@messiahlouisFollow

    Zayn's hair i cant stop staring like liams voice became a monotone blur as my eyes held that beautiful strand

    10:54 PM - 23 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    They wanted to propose to it:

    It made people believe in love again:

    Zayn's hair from the AMA's makes me want to learn to love again i swear

    Lara Collins@LaraaxFollow

    Zayn's hair from the AMA's makes me want to learn to love again i swear

    4:27 PM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    It was giving people the will to live:

    Zayn's hair tonight is why I still believe in miracles

    hanny @LouisOrLifeFollow

    Zayn's hair tonight is why I still believe in miracles

    5:10 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    NON-BELIEVERS BECAME BELIEVERS:

    For some, worshipping that piece of hair wasn't enough. They wanted to BE that piece of hair.

    i just wanna be the lose strand of hair that's in zayn's face

    arina@mirthlouisFollow

    i just wanna be the lose strand of hair that's in zayn's face

    6:26 AM - 24 Nov 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

    And lastly, someone's even gone ahead and given that strand his own Twitter account.

    Thank you, Zayn, for your beautiful black mane.

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