Former Baywatch babe, Pamela Anderson, says she cut off her signature long, blonde, locks so she could have a fresh start.

The Playboy pin-up girl showed off her new platinum crop on the Ellen Show, telling the host: "I got a haircut".

"I just thought my hair had had a life and I kind of wanted to put that behind me and start fresh."

Pamela Anderson reveals her pixie cut on Twitter:

The 46-year-old mother-of-two also thought the new do would be beneficial for her run in the New York City marathon.

"I thought it would be good for the marathon, and it was."

Also new to the pixie club this week:

The Hunger Games actress, Jennifer Lawrence revealed a cute new crop on her Facebook page:

Popstar, Jennifer Hudson rocked an ultra-chic short cut at the Black Girls Rock!:

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