New ‘do, new you! Well, okay, not really. But a fresh new haircut can put an extra spring in your step—especially as we transition from winter into the warmer seasons. Case in point: uber-talented songstress Demi Lovato, 26, debuted a brand new lob on her Instagram Story on Thursday, April 11th, and she looks fresh, chic, and ready for spring.

Before we get into the new look, here’s what Lovato’s hair looked like at its previous length:

And here’s the new lob.

Credit: Demi Lovato / Instagram

She also posted before-and-after photos from the back, which reveals she went several shades darker during the transformation.

Credit: Demi Lovato / Instagram
Credit: Demi Lovato / Instagram

Lovato gave an Instagram shout-out to both the salon (Nine Zero One Salon in Los Angeles) and colorist (AlchemistAmber), specifically noting that Alchemist “killed it” in a video on her Story. In a press release, Amber Maynard Bolt, the master stylist at Nine Zero One Salon said,

We couldn’t agree more. And we’re seriously considering a lob right now, FYI.