JAMES Charles has been accused of “faking” his newly shaved head “for attention” as fans believe the YouTuber’s wearing a bald cap.
James Charles shocked fans when he debuted a shaved head this weekCredit: Twitter
James showed off his shaved head again on Friday morningCredit: Instagram
James’ new look is a far cry from his typical longer dark locksCredit: Getty – Contributor
The YouTuber first boasted his new look to his eight million Twitter followers.
One pictures showed the star looking glam with a smooth head, long lashes and thick black eyeliner.
James completed his look with a pouty nude lip, long acrylic nails and a black turtleneck sweatshirt.
He gave his fiercest stare straight into the camera as he dined on an outdoor patio in LA.
The YouTuber showed off his new look while out for dinner on ThursdayCredit: The Mega Agency
The YouTuber debuted his look when he stepped out for dinner in LACredit: The Mega Agency
The pictures quickly became a meme – with James retweeting a few of his favorites.
“BREAKING: James Charles to play Jeff Bezos in new biopic. Expected to hit streaming platforms this summer,” one person joked of the Amazon founder.
Another retweet said: “When you order scrambled eggs but they come hard-boiled.”
However, many fans pointed out that James has a long history of pulling stunts for “attention” and claimed this was another fame-seeking act.
Fans believe James is ‘wearing a bald cap’Credit: Instagram
Many fans slammed James for ‘faking’ his new look with a bald capCredit: Instagram
“You know you’re falling out of popularity when you have to put a bald cap on to get some attention,” one person insisted.
Another tweeted: “When you’re starved for attention… Wear a bald cap.”
“James Charles really does anything for attention on social media,” one more wrote.
While a fourth begged the question: “is james charles pretending to be bald for attention?”
The upstate New York native skyrocketed to fame in 2016 after a tweet featuring on online makeup tutorial went viral.
Shortly after, he became the first male ambassador for CoverGirl cosmetics and went on to win multiple Teen Choice Awards and People Choice Awards.
The online personality has been involved with a series of social media controversies over the years.
In October, the makeup sensation shared a tutorial where he got Kylie Jenner glam for Halloween.
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The video started out with an all-natural Kylie baring no makeup and having her hair up in two clips.
In the 16 minute clip, the close pals poured some wine and gossiped about fun times together as James did her spooky look.
James and Kylie Jenner teamed up in October for a YouTube tutorialCredit: James Charles / YouTube
The makeup moguls collaborated on a Halloween lookCredit: James Charles / YouTube
Kylie’s glam and spooky cosmetics was posted just before HalloweenCredit: James Charles / YouTube
The final look shows Kylie wearing heavy foundation, a gold smoky eye, and four stripes of bloody scratches from an apparent claw wound.
One person commented: “What the Kylie? She stretched her face to look like Mila Kunis!”
James launched to fame in 2016 after his makeup tutorial went viralCredit: Refer to Caption
“It’s so annoying how much she edits herself. Embarrassing and downright not necessary,” another fired off.
Someone else said: “LOL she don’t look like herself at all in these. Did she think we would not notice?!”
“When two plastics meet…” a follower wrote – referring to James’ common critique that he also has had “too much” work done.