Ken just got a huge diversity makeover -- and we're so excited

A doll line that started with one bleach blonde, skinny figurine has now evolved to include a more diverse lineup. On Tuesday, Barbie introduced its new line of Ken dolls, made up of 15 new Kens. Mattel's new line features a variety of new body types (Dad bod, anyone?), a range of skin tones and other diversifying characteristics like eye color and hairstyle.

Check out this lineup.

Today, Barbie� announced the expansion of its Fashionistas� line with 15 new modernized and diverse Ken� dolls, featuring three body types � slim, broad and original � seven skin tones, eight hair colors, nine hairstyles and on-trend fashions. These Ken dolls join the 100+ diverse looks launched in the Barbie Fashionistas line in the last three years, making it the most diverse fashion doll line in the marketplace. The new Fashionistas launch at retailers nationwide and on www.Barbie.com. (PRNewsfoto/Mattel)Photo: Mattel

The introduction comes a year and a half after Mattel revamped it's Barbie line by adding tall, curvy and petite Barbie to its collection. In the past, many critiqued Mattel's lack of diversity with their Barbie line -- and the new Barbie line was one of the company's first moves to diversification in five decades.

And so, it was expected that Ken would be the toy company's next project -- and we're welcoming this change with open arms.

"The Barbie brand has always reflected the times, so modernizing Ken is the next step in the brand's evolution to offer more diverse products," Mattel issued in a statement.

Take a look at the new Ken dolls:

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"By continuing to expand our product line, we are redefining what a Barbie or Ken doll looks like to this generation. Evolving Ken was a natural evolution for the brand and allows girls to further personalize the role they want him to play in Barbie's world," said Lisa McKnight, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Barbie.

With seven new skin tones, eight hair colors and modernized fashions, the new Ken dolls will "join the 100+ diverse looks launched in the Barbie Fashionistas line in the last three years."

Related: Inside a world-famous Barbie exhibition:

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Barbie exhibition in Madrid
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Deninm (L) and Black barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Prince Guillermo and Kate Middleton barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Bob Makie gold barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A blond gold barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: An Audrey Hepburn (Breakfast at Tiffany's) barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A curvy barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Prince Guillermo and Kate Middleton barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A plane commander barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A firefighter barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A pink splendor barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A circus barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A 'Becky' barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A bullfighter barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Presidential candidate barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Karl Lagerfeld barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Marilyn Monroe barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A carnival barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A barbie doll in lingerie is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A surgeon barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A astronaut barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Elizabeth Taylor Cleopatra barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A Versace barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
MADRID, SPAIN - FEBRUARY 15: A BillyBoy barbie doll is seen on display at the exhibition 'Barbie, mas alla de la mu�ca' ('Barbie, beyond the doll') at Fundacion Canal on February 15, 2017 in Madrid, Spain. (Photo by Eduardo Parra/Getty Images)
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