Lady Gaga never quite did go the way of the trends. While stars like Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato and others lighten and crop their strands, Gaga decided to get back to her darker, brunette roots.

Born This Way? Gaga Goes Back to Brunette  
   

“Mother Monster” tweeted as she transformed her signature platinum blonde hair into, what she calls, a new “Louis Vuitton brown,” a nearly copper shade of light brown. Photos from the big change shepherded by her stylist of several years, Frederic Aspiras, were also posted to her social networking site (littlemonsters.com), and the fan love has pouring in ever since.

Born This Way? Gaga Goes Back to Brunette  
   

But Golden Gaga isn’t all gone—the pop icon left a streak of her old blonde just above her left ear (which she decided to do away with just a few hours later).

Born This Way? Gaga Goes Back to Brunette  
Born This Way? Gaga Goes Back to Brunette  

Are we seeing a new trend for fall on the way? Gaga then tweeted a series of tips on how to get the color for fans who had been asking for info about the color process.

Born This Way? Gaga Goes Back to Brunette  
Born This Way? Gaga Goes Back to Brunette  

THIS OR THAT: What do you think of Gaga’s big color change? Team Blonde or Team Brunette? Weigh in on MODERN’s Facebook page.

Born This Way? Gaga Goes Back to Brunette  
   

 

More of Gaga’s wild hair moments:

-Striking in silver

-Do Gaga’s changes inspire your work? They should, says Patrick McIvor