This isn't the first time Malik swapped styles, and it's not just his facial hair that underwent a transformation. In February, Malik died his hair bright pink before going back to his signature dark locks.
Since leaving One Direction last year, the British pop star has been battling the celebrity life all by himself, which includes being under a microscope for more than his physical appearance.
Malik recently opened up about why he hates the "celebrity" title in an interview with Highsnobiety magazine.
"I think it's a dangerous road to go down," he shared. "Thinking of yourself as a celebrity, because then you somehow automatically think that label makes you superior to other people. Some people just want to hang around you because they know your name…I can see through that bulls**t a mile off."
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