The Bachelorette

The Bachelorette’s Brooks Forester: See His Amazing Transformation

Not a day goes by that we don’t think about Brooks Forester and sigh, deeply, remembering how he crushed our heart that day he told us he didn’t love us on the dock. OK, so maybe that was Desiree Hartsock (or Joey Potter) who felt that blow firsthand, but it doesn’t mean we don’t still think about what might have been.

Fast forward four months from when the Season 9 Bachelorette finale aired, and we have to say, time has been good to Brooks. The boy is clearly not nursing a broken heart, that’s for damn sure.

How do we know? Well, it looks like he’s donated his locks of love to the floor of a barber shop, grabbed Movember by its hideous handlebars, and set a gold standard for what men should look like after they leave the show. Click through to see for yourself.