Amanda Bynes Puts Troubled Few Weeks Behind Her With New Purple Hair

After a series of courtroom battles, bizarre rants on Twitter, arrests and being committed to a professional mental health clinic; it’s fair enough that troubled actress Amanda Bynes is hoping to put her turbulent past behind her to debut a new look. Just like the rest of us, the Easy A actress headed to the nearest salon for a well deserved makeover. Will her new look prompt a new Amanda?

Well, one things for sure, she’s gone for a pretty radical new do opting to dye her hair bright purple, unveiling her new look on Twitter. “I dyed my hair violet :D,” she posted alongside a snap shot of herself in the Hollywood salon, adding: “I’m not sure if I like it, and this is a blurry pic but here it is!”

We’re not so sure but at least she’s not spending her days sleeping on shopping mall sofas. The 28-year-old was last seen passed out in the Beverly Center while onlookers strolled past with camera phones in hand. Blaming her parents for her living situation, or lack of, she broke in to an alarming Twitter rant, posting: “I was not given money for a hotel so i have been staying with friends and i didn’t get enough sleep last night so I fell asleep on a couch@ the beverly center and a paparazzi snuck in and took pictures of me FYI ! I hate my parents for still not giving me money for a hotel.

“I was not given money for a hotel so i have been staying with friends and i didn’t get enough sleep last night so I fell asleep on a couch@ the beverly center and a paparazzi snuck in and took pictures of me FYI ! I hate my parents for still not giving me money for a hotel,” she wrote.

Amanda Bynes debuts new purple hair do (Twitter/Amanda Bynes)

“What is wrong with them? My lawyer is working to have them fully removed from being my conservator, because they don’t deserve control over my money – They are miserable in their life and I will fight to get control of my finances taken away from them!”

According Access Hollywood Amanda now has a roof over her head and cash in her pocket. Bynes’ parents are currently in the process of handing over their conservatorship over their daughter’s personal welfare and finances to mental health professionals.

After acting from an extremely young age in the ‘Harry Potter’ films, Daniel Radcliffe admitted to having a drinking problem last year (Photo: WENN)