She's got a nose for trends! Madonna, 56, copies teenage daughter Lourdes, 18, as she debuts an edgy new septum piercing To stay on her throne as the Queen of Pop, Madonna has re-invented herself through the years - keeping ahead of the curve in both music and fashion trends. And the 56-year-old singer appeared to be following in the footsteps of her teenage daughter Lourdes, 18, as she debuted an edgy new septum piercing via a selfie on her Instagram page on Tuesday. The Material Girl hitmaker - who is currently preparing for her upcoming Rebel Heart Tour - snapped a close-up picture of her new, personalised gold piercing. http://i.***************/i/pix/2015/07/15/09/2A8B3E2800000578-3161938-Youthful_trend_The_54_year_old_singer_has_taken_her_new_look_to_-a-14_1436948559678.jpg On trend: Madonna appeared to have followed in the footsteps of her teenage daughter Lourdes, 18, as she debuted an edgy new septum piercing via a selfie on her Instagram page on Tuesday http://i.***************/i/pix/2015/07/15/09/2A743EBC00000578-3161938-Style_icon_Madonna_unveiled_the_latest_addition_to_her_new_look_-a-11_1436948559534.jpg Style icon: The 56-year-old Queen of Pop (pictured in New York City last week) has re-invented herself through the years, keeping ahead of the curve in both music and fashion trends Debuting her new look on social media, the Like A Virgin singer could be partially seen in heavy mascara with red lipstick, while taking pride of place is her latest on-trend accessory. The nose piercing may be all the rage in fashion circles at the moment, but in her own typical style, Madonna has taken the look to a whole new level with a gold septum ring that features the letter 'M', as well as a what appears to be a pearl. Captioning the post, she wrote: 'You Can't Mess with this lucky Star ❤#b***immadonna #iconic #rebelhearttour.' http://i.***************/i/pix/2015/07/15/09/2A8B414400000578-3161938-Lourdes_the_leader_Madge_may_have_taken_some_influence_from_daug-m-20_1436948621394.jpg Copycat! The Material Girl hitmaker may have been inspired by daughter Lourdes Leon, 18, who was seen strolling around New York with silver hair, gold hooped earrings and a matching septum piercing in June http://i.***************/i/pix/2015/07/15/09/2A8BACD300000578-3161938-image-a-22_1436950070484.jpg Oh mama! Madonna looked as though she had raided Lourdes' wardrobe as she rocked a rather youthful ensemble at the Met Gala afterparty in New York City in May Popular with the likes of Rihanna and FKA Twigs, Madge's new piercing certainly matches the latest youthful sound she has captured on single, B*** I'm Madonna. But while she may be accused of borrowing style tips from the young pretenders to her regal music title, Madonna may have taken inspiration from closer to home. Her 18-year-old daughter Lourdes Leon debuted a new image in June, as she was seen strolling around New York with silver hair, gold hooped earrings and a matching septum piercing. The teenager who has taken to switching her style up may have actually beaten her mother to the punch in this style trend. http://i.***************/i/pix/2015/07/15/09/2A829BA200000578-3161938-Controversial_The_singer_who_has_faced_a_barrage_from_nay_sayers-a-16_1436948560017.jpg Controversial: The singer, who has faced a barrage from nay-sayers over the appropriateness of her love of street wear, provocative dancing and electro-pop, recently defended her lifestyle and creative choices ET Online in an interview in March, she blasted: 'I am acting my age. This is me, this is how I wanna be. I can do what I want, OK? ... There's no rules, and people should just leave me alone.' Fans will be able to see Madge and her new style on her international tour from September - the Rebel Heart tour starts in Vancouver in September and is currently set to finish in Australia in March 2016. http://i.***************/i/pix/2015/07/15/09/2A829AD200000578-3161938-There_s_no_rules_The_Queen_of_Pop_recently_hit_out_at_critics_wh-a-12_1436948559673.jpg There's no rules: The Queen of Pop recently hit out at critics who want her to act more 'appropriately', saying: 'I am acting my age'