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Zayn Malik Falls Victim to 'Platinum Hair During Fashion Week' Curse

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Zayn Malik has joined the club of celebrities who select Paris Fashion Week as the stage to debut new platinum blonde hair. The former One Direction member sat front row at Valentino's spring 2016 men's show. Due to the rarity of Zayn's public appearances, some are speculating whether a Valentino campaign featuring the singer is in the works. Campaign or not, Malik looks a lot like Eminem—and Twitter is taking notice.