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Raven Symoné’s Beauty Evolution Is Filled With Experiments In Color

From her time on the Disney Channel to her 2020 wedding day.

Despite spending much of her life in front of the cameras, Raven Symoné's beauty looks have always remained unpredictable. The former That's So Raven star has constantly kept fans guessing, beginning with a childhood spent switching up her curls for braids and then straight hair, and everywhere in between. Ahead, her beauty evolution chronicles some of her growth, capturing as Symoné fully came into her own.

Symoné has spoken at length about body positivity, previously revealing that she wants to break the mold of what's expected when it comes to beauty. She's certainly accomplished that task, as the beauty evolution ahead demonstrates a lifetime of trying out new looks, going from silver hair to rainbow ombré braids worn for her recent wedding.

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1991, 19th Annual International Emmy Awards

Looking absolutely adorable, Raven Symoné made one of her first public appearances with a head of tightly wound ringlets.

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1994, ABC Fall Season Kick Off

With a box braid bob, Symoné wore her hair in a half ponytail, pulled back with a scrunchie matching her all-white outfit.

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2003, Teen Choice Awards

Stepping back into the spotlight with the debut of her Disney Channel series, That's So Raven, Symoné was spotted with pin-straight hair and highlights. She also played up her eye makeup, wearing green shadow.

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2004, Mary Poppins 40th Anniversary

Fully leaning into the makeup trend of the '00s, Symoné was spotted with colorful eye makeup and lips coated in gloss.

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2010, World Premiere Of "Project Natal" For Xbox 360

Her once long hair was cut in a shaggy, asymmetrical pixie cut for this look. She also added streaks of darker brown to her hair.

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2011, People's Choice Awards

Back to her usual length and darker hair coloring, Symoné sported a dramatic, smoky eye with wings. Keeping the focus on her makeup, she wore her hair in a high ponytail.

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2013, NAACP Awards

Symoné paired a chic top knot with makeup in hues of light pink.

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2015, The Way We Get By Arrivals

Symoné truly had fun with this look, coloring her hair blonde, and styling it in a mohawk-like fashion. She paired the rocker chic cut with red lips.

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2015, Logo's Trailblazer Honors

Symoné went silver later in 2015, adding hints of purple to the coloring. In keeping with the theme of sheen, she added gloss to her lips.

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2015, Hamilton

Symoné went punk with this look, showing off a shade of silver-purple hair that was curled, and shaved on one side. She played up the hair coloring with grape-colored lipstick.

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2015, WE tv Celebrates The Premiere Of New Series Growing Up Hip Hop

Matching her silver and red eyebrows to her rainbow hair, Symoné was spotted with an updo made of woven yarn braids. She also wore dark brown lipstick.

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2016, Zoolander 2 Premiere

Wearing her hair in an intricate updo, Symoné chose a dark makeup palette featuring black lipstick.

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2017, Radio Disney Music Awards

Symoné was giving off major bouffant vibes with this silver updo. She also chose bright pink lipstick.

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2018, Celebrities Visit Build

This braided updo looked totally unique with the addition of shaved sides and braids in various colors. In keeping with the colorful theme, Symoné chose red lipstick.

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2019, The Lion King Premiere

Still sporting colorful braids, Symoné added a selection of fresh, rainbow hues to her hair. She also matched her signature red lips to red eyeshadow.

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