X Factor finalist Katie Waissel gets the chop

X Factor contestant Katie Waissel gave viewers something to talk about after stepping on stage with a new dark pixie haircut on Saturday.

The singer, 24, wowed the judges and her mentor Cheryl Cole with her ‘laid bare’ performance of Beatles hit Help and her updated look.

And the radical change appears to have worked for Katie.

After repeatedly ending up in the bottom two, viewers made sure she didn’t have to take part in a sing-off again.

Katie‘s new elfin haircut is a very different look, but do you love it or hate it?

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