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Typecasting

We’ve all heard of fashion statements, but for certain celebrities, it’s their hair and makeup that speak volumes. Jane Larkworthy and Christina Han stalk Hollywood’s beauty tribes.

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    The Tressed-Outs

    The look: Hair with the volume turned up to 11—and curves to match

    What it says: “Does this ‘do make my butt look smaller?”

    Style icon: Dolly Parton

    Members of the tribe: (from left) Kim Kardashian, Mariah Carey, Beyoncé

    Lost without: A wind machine

    Photo Credits: Parton: Stephane Chernikowski/Getty Images, Kardashian: Jerritt Clark/Getty Images, Carey: Charley Gallay/Getty Images, Beyonce: Kevin Mazur/Getty Images

    June 2011

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    The Stuffers

    The look: Ever expanding lips, breasts, and/or cheeks

    What it says: “My plastic surgeon has three kids in private school.”

    Style icon: Meg Ryan

    Members of the tribe: (from left) Lindsay Lohan, Pamela Anderson, Megan Fox

    Should get a contract with: Allergan

    Photo Credits: Ryan: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images, Lohan: Kevin Winter/Getty Images, Anderson: Dave M. Benett/Getty Images, Fox: Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic

    June 2011

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    The Morning-Afters

    The look: Bed head, last night’s makeup, a whiff of cigarettes and perfume

    What it says: “I’d cut you if I wasn’t so tired.”

    Style icon: Patti Smith

    Members of the tribe: (from left) Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, Courtney Love

    Lost without: Ray-Bans and Red Bull

    Photo Credits: Smith: Michael Ochs/Getty Images, Love: Martin Roe/Corbis, Olsens: PPNY/GSNY/Splash News

    June 2011

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    The Shinings

    The look: Oiled-up limbs, chest, and clavicle

    What it says: “Grease is the word.”

    Style icon: Arnold Schwarzenegger as Mr. Universe

    Members of the tribe: (from left) Jada Pinkett Smith, Katy Perry, Jennifer Lopez

    Should get a contract with: Wesson

    Photo Credits: Schwarzenegger: Harry Langdon/Getty Images, Pinkett Smith: Jeffrey Mayer/WireImage, Perry: Jason Merritt/Getty Images, Lopez: Kevin Winter/Getty Images

    June 2011

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    The Apathetics

    The look: Ponytail and lip balm

    What it says: “It’s not like I didn’t shower!”

    Style icon: Meryl Streep

    Members of the tribe: (from left) Tina Fey, Cameron Diaz, Calista Flockhart

    Should get a contract with: Ivory soap

    Photo Credits: Streep: Armando Gallo/Corbis, Diaz: Jon Furniss/WireImage, Fey: Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images, Flockhart: Steve Granitz/WireImage

    June 2011

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