The singer's real hair is a curly mop, as revealed when she made a rare appearance without her trademark wig.
Winehouse was pictured in the doorway of her north London home as she brought cheese on toast for the waiting paparazzi.
The 25-year-old has sported the towering beehive for the past couple of years, save for a brief spell when she dyed her hair peroxide blonde and wrapped it in a Dot Cotton-style headscarf.
She once admitted: "I'm quite an insecure person. I'm very insecure about the way I look. I mean, I'm a musician, not a model. The more insecure I feel, the bigger my hair has to be."