Katie Holmes & 5 More Stars Who Look Sexier After ‘Divorce Makeovers’ (PHOTOS)

katie holmesYou know what women in Hollywood wear well? Divorce. By now you've alllllllll heard about the Katie Holmes hostage situation, err, split from Scientology & Tom Cruise, right? Right. Well, even though the divorce reel is just beginning to unravel, I'm absolutely giddy at the thought of her post-split style. What, too soon? Oh c'mon, I know you were thinking it too!

The former Mrs. Tom Cruise was known for her sensible frocks during happier times, with the help of the TomKat title. Now that she's entering a new phase and the two are headed for splitsville, we're already beginning to catch glimpses of the starlet on an upward style swing.

Divorced vets like Jennifer LopezEva Longoria, and Reese Witherspoon looked smokin' HOT after their breakups and they could totes teach Kate a thing or two about a sexy comeback.

So Katie, here are a few tips from 5 celeb splits that left these ladies looking better than ever:

Which celebrity do you think looked best after a breakup?

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  • Katie Holmes


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    With her surprise divorce announcement, it's clear Katie is taking charge of everything in her life -- including that fierce fashion sense. Bet Suri's already given mom some of her own style secrets. Now that Cruise is kaput, she'll make her style mark in no time.

  • Eva Longoria


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    After separating from Tony Parker, Eva dialed up BFF Victoria Beckham who helped her turn every red carpet into a cat walk. The Desperate Housewives star slipped into a dozen frame-hugging frocks & picked up a new beau.

  • Reese Witherspoon


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    Hey hot stuff! After Reese ditched Ryan, America's favorite southern belle just got sexier and sexier. Even though she shied away from the spotlight, Reese's look made a lasting impression on tons of Hollywood bachelors ... not to mention dozens of drooling fans.

  • Jennifer Aniston


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    Yeah, the split from hunky Brad Pitt wasn't exactly ideal, but Jen's simple style has been smokin' ever since. Though we LOVE her in her staple LBD, she's taken some daring fashion risks lately, proving she's still hot as hell and that's not gonna change.

  • Jennifer Lopez


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    J.Lo has been super sexy ever since she came on the scene. Though she opted for a more demure style during her marriage to Marc Anthony, the fashion phenom was back after the split. The bootylicious diva now plays chic cougar to boy toy Casper Smart.

  • Elin Nordegren


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    Once the scandal surrounding hubby Tiger Woods' many mistresses died down, Nordegren showed her modeling roots. She flashed a sexy bikini bod that left us green with envy. Divorce has done this hot mama good!

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