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No, we're not talking about the snow, we're on about Zayn Malik's new hair.

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Zayn's new hair (left) and his old quiffy 'do (right)

Just what has he done?!

The Z-meister (yep, we're rolling with that) has ditched his trademark quiff (sob) and swapped it for a flat shaggy 'do, debuting it during a promo trip to Japan with the rest of his bandmates.

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Zayn and his bandmates in Japan

There was once a time when having impeccable hair was a golden rule of being in One Direction, but clearly times, they are a-changing.

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