News Ellen DeGeneres Inspired Nicole Richie's New 'Do By Rosalyn Oshmyansky 11:58 AM PST, March 2, 2015 This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page. 18:42Nicole Richie Talks New 'Do on 'Ellen02:48Ellen DeGeneres on Coming Out in 'Puppy Episode' and the Sitcom'…03:01Ellen DeGeneres Says Adam Levine Is the Reason She and Portia De…03:53Ellen DeGeneres Shares Emotional Message After Taping Final Epis…03:52Portia de Rossi Tears Up During Final 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show'…08:03Ashley Nicole Black on 'A Black Lady Sketch Show' Season 3 and W…04:31Michelle Obama Says Daughters Sasha and Malia Have ‘Boyfriends a…01:14‘American Idol’s Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie React to Katy Perr…04:00Katy Perry Falls Out of Her Chair on ‘American Idol’01:37Alexander Skarsgård on How He Bulked Up for ‘The Northman’ Role …02:16Johnny Depp Trial: Amber Heard's Sister and Ellen Barkin Will Te…01:23Nicole Kidman Wants to Co-Star in a Rom-Com With Alexander Skars…05:17JoJo Siwa Dishes on Her New Look, Relationship and Show! (Exclus…06:48Mckenna Grace on Embracing Pop-Rock With New Single ‘You Ruined …01:54Lil Jon on Why He Started Doing Home Renovations With New HGTV S…10:41Abby Lee Miller on Having a New Sense of ‘Gratitude’ Since Cance…01:54Miles Teller on ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Pilot Training and New Show …04:21Fantasia Shares Details on ‘The Color Purple’ Musical Remake and…01:56Henry Winkler Reflects on ‘Happy Days’ and ‘Night Shift’ Ahead o… Nicole Richie needed a change so she started with her hair! There are no extensions here though as the web series star has been rocking her short, pink hairstyle for about a month. "I wanted some light around me. And you were my inspiration for the cut," she told Ellen DeGeneres.When Ellen asks her if her kids can still recognize her, she says, "They absolutely love it." WATCH: Which Celebrity Hair Extension Is Right For You?She also shared that her kids, Harlow, 7, and Sparrow, 5, go for cupping therapy, and she introduced it to her dad Lionel who did not exactly love it.Ellen shows a photo of him cupping and makes light of it saying, "His face did not look like he was enjoying it or you were enriching his life in any way," but admits, he was a "good sport." NEWS: Nicole Richie Spills Details on 'Candidly Nicole' "The cupping opens up the blood flow and opens up the energy," Nicole explains.By getting her dad to do it, she claims she's, "Enriching his life."Check out the video above to see Nicole talk about her new look and alternative medicine on Monday's episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show.Related GalleryTwo Looks, One Star: Major Celeb Hair Transformations of the Past!