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    22 Guys From The '00s That Everyone Crushed On Then Vs Now

    The glow up is strong in this bunch.

    1. Aaron Carter

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    Then: Obviously started the choker trend. Iconic.

    Now: He looks like an off-brand Justin Bieber.

    2. Chad Michael Murray

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    Then: Cute. Trendy with his spiky hair. Wore this t-shirt/collared shirt combo tho. Points must be taken away.

    Now: Aged like a fine wine. Learned how to raise eyebrow for photos. Nice.

    3. Zac Efron

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    Then: Was definitely wearing a hat before this photo. It was probably a snapback.

    Now: Definition of a perfect glow-up. His hair even does that flick thing. Good job.

    4. Lil Bow Wow

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    Then: You just knew he was going to grow up to be fine.

    Now: You were 100% correct.

    5. Channing Tatum

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    Then: Step Up was a great film. Had that "bad boy your mum told you not to go near" vibe.

    Now: Is a dad now. Idk. Hair is still kinda spiky? I guess?

    6. Pete Wentz

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    Then: Um, there was a lot going on with '00s Pete Wentz. The guyliner, the hair, just wow.

    Now: Stubble makes everything better. He's also a dad now. He gets DILF points.

    7. Ben McKenzie

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    Then: Mmmmm not my flavour. But I'm going to be attacked in the comments if he's not in here.

    Now: Tbh he kinda looks the same. He just started to push his hair back which is good. Nice paisley tie. Different. Unusual. I approve.

    8. Corbin Bleu

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    Then: That baby blue button-up is really something. Props to him.

    Now: Less fro, more chest hair. Same shirt, different colour.

    9. Adam Brody

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    Then: Nerdy. Cute. Curly hair. Dimples. Just wow.

    Now: He just grew some stubble and stopped smiling with his teeth. Still would. 10/10.

    10. Wilmer Valderrama

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    Then: Cute. Looks looks like an off-duty model.

    Now: He got more stubble and lost the beanie. I approve.

    11. Jesse McCartney

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    Then: Rewind it back 10 years ago and I would've given him my "Beautiful Soul". ;)

    Now: He's got dark hair now. That's nice, a bit of a change is always good.

    12. Ashton Kutcher

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    Then: He was that weird kind of sexy. The goofy kind of sexy. Plus he had a lot of hair.

    Now: Tbh I think he looks better older. Or it could be the tuxedo. Who knows?

    13. John Cho

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    Then: Spiky hair was really the style of the '00s it seems.

    Now: Pushed that hair back. Good decision.

    14. Jared Leto

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    Then: Look at those big, beautiful blue eyes. Amazing areas.

    Now: He looks the same. Which means he's still beautiful. Great stuff.

    15. Usher

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    Then: Hat to the side so you know he's extra cool.

    Now: That fur throw makes him look like he's really warm. Classy. Nice.

    16. Nick Lachey

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    Then: This really isn't my vibe but people loved Newlyweds: The First Year so here we are.

    Now: He literally looks the same. He's just a little less orange.

    17. Nicholas Hoult

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    Then: A cutie with an awkward haircut.

    Now: There was no way he was going to grow up looking anything other than beautiful.

    18. Dev Patel

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    Then: Adorable and dorky-looking.

    Now: A great glow-up. One for the history books.

    19. Joe Jonas

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    Then: So young. So very, very young.

    Now: Mmmmhmmm, I told you beards fix everything.

    20. Jake Gyllenhaal

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    Then: I'm not going to lie, I didn't know who Jake was until the last few years. I have no opinions.

    Now: He looks like a wolf with his beard now. I'm here for it.

    21. Taylor Lautner

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    Then: Real-life porcupine aesthetic.

    Now: Stubble? Check. Less spikes? Check. Perfect. That's all we need.

    22. And Justin Timberlake

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    Then: I don't know what the fuck his '00s look was. Did people find this attractive? Anyone?

    Now: Beards make everything better. Plus his new hair is a real improvement but one of his eyes look fake. I need an explanation.

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