Ladies, if you’re looking for a hairstyle that exudes class and sophistication, you’ve come to the right place. It shouldn’t surprise you that your hairstyle can add years to your face, and without tearing a hole in your pocket. The hairstyles we’ve put together for you’ll give you the youthful look you desire.
So you want to try out the pixie cut? That’s pretty daring! It won’t make you look younger, but it’ll do one thing: make you feel like a completely different woman when you look in the mirror. Think about it, the last time your hair was this short was when you were a toddler! Style the pixie cut messy or clear, both will work.
Layered Side Swept Bangs Shoulder Length
There are times when our hair looks rather limp. If you find yourself in this situation, opt for this look as soon as possible, which will accentuate your eyes while creating some volume through the many layers. Plus, it’s a lot cheaper than a facelift, so you really can’t go wrong here.
A layered bob helps frame your face in a flattering way. If you have a more angular face shape, you may want to ask your stylist to cut your bob chin-length. Also, if you desire this look but have naturally thick curls, you’ll need a bit more layering.
Shoulder Length Layers
Shoulder length layers are doable for anyone and everyone. The fact that you do not have to do much to your hair to make it look chic and sophisticated is a big plus, especially if you are in a hurry. It also does not matter if you choose a straight or wavy look.
A plain, long bob at chin-length is a look that never gets old. It’s also not a high maintenance hairstyle with numerous styling options, far more than you thought.
Soft Long Layers With Face Framing Pieces
Thin hair? Then this look is for you! It helps to add volume while framing your face to appear thinner and smaller. Sure beats the operation costs of plastic surgery which is always beneficial.
This choppy bob is perfect for the ladies with heart or oval face shapes, so you can go ahead and scratch off ‘get a face lift’ when you’re looking at ways to look younger! Who knew? But be sure you don’t get too many layers, you need to ask your stylist to cut your hair when it’s dry as to accurately place the layers.
Choppy layers are the uneven, multiple layers that most of our favorite starlets are sporting these days. Probably because it creates volume and counteract gauntness. However make sure when you’re getting this cut that the sides are no more than half an inch shorter than the back. This is a look that needs to be proportional around the head.
Donning a wavy bob that is chin-length helps to elongate the neck, which in turn, offers a youthful look. If you add some soft bangs then you’ll get the illusion that you have fuller roots. Go for the more stylish look of a rumpled texture, instead of just straight or way too curly.
Grown Out Cropped Hair
If you’re in the middle of growing out your chopped hair or are even considering this look, then you’ve made a good call. If you keep the length just above the collar bone then you’ll definitely get that youthful look going. If your hair gets longer then you need a trim, right away. Forget plastic surgery and opt for this chic look instead!
Getting the wispy lob means you can leave the idea of emergency plastic surgery in the past. Be sure to get a length that just skims the collarbone so that you can get a more slimming facial look. Easy as pie.
Now heavy bangs are a classic hairstyle that you can never really go wrong with. It gives off a soft full fringe, plus the bangs go one step further by hiding those fine lines on your forehead. And if you happen to be in your 30s, this look is the ultimate way to flatter your face.
Long Blonde Bob
Looking to find out if blondes really do have more fun? Here’s the look you’ve been waiting for. The best bit is that a long blonde bob hairstyle is actually quite conservative, day or night.
Long Layered Pixie Cut
If you want to look sophisticated and polished then go for the longer version of the pixie cut. It gives hair a fuller look while the style draws more attention to the face. This does mean you can grow out your hair without worry and that’s super important.
If you’ve always wanted curls then you’re about to get your wish. When you tack on some loose, thick curls, it helps to soften your appearance, giving an instant face lift. Job done.
The blunt cut is often considered THE cut to get to help you appear younger, as it’s super versatile, classy and easy to maintain. Plus, a blunt cut helps your hair to appear healthier, stronger and thicker. Typically you should sport the cut as straight as possible to show off the sleekness of your hair but there is nothing wrong with adding waves or some small, flattering curls to mix it up.
Short Cropped Hairstyle
This may appear similar to the pixie but as it’s a short chopped cut, you have longer layers on top or even bangs. The shortness of the crop will help give you a more edgy look without cutting off almost all of your hair. Ergo, this would be a good starting point if you’re not yet comfortable going full blown pixie.
Streaked And Stacked
Calling all you low maintenance women, this streaked and stacked look is the thing you’ve been looking for. All you need to do is wake up as you would in the morning, run a comb through your hair and viola! You’re done (when it comes to your hair anyway, your wardrobe is a whole other issue). The streaked and stacked look also means you don’t need to go back to your hair stylist because layered bobs retain their shape as they grow out.
Pixie Bob With Stacked Side Bang
As we age, our hair just gets thinner. (So annoying). Anyways, here’s how you can “reverse” the thinness effect, get the pixie bob hairstyle with a stacked side bang. Not only will this give off a fresh and edgy vibe, it won’t appear too edgy so you can go conquer the world in full fledged glory.
A wavy lob is basically the look of 2017, come on, just about every celeb is donning this look (for a reason too). It gives off the perfect beach vibe so you’re always looking fresh faced. Soft layers or messy curls are always key with this look!
Short Bob with Soft Ends
If you choose to get the short bob then make sure it’s the one with soft ends which goes past the chin. Most important, make sure the ends of the hair, especially at the forward edges, are textured with a light point cut so you can get that softer edge to the full hairstyle.
If you’re thinking of getting a bob, you can’t go wrong with the asymmetrical bob. It offers a more fresh and edgy look in the back while appearing longer in the front. Doesn’t matter if you want to rock this hairstyle straight or wavy, they both are gorgeous.
The angled bob should just graze the bottom of your jawline, the reason being, it’s the best way to style this cut to help you appear more youthful. If you happen to have fine hair then you need to cut the ends in a blunt way, this will give off the illusion that your hair is thicker then it actually is.
Volume-ized And Straight
The Volume-ized And Straight look takes very little effort and still gets you looking sophisticated each and every week. Remember, volume is key in order to pull this look off. If you can, be sure to part your hair many different ways to get a different look, such as sophisticated one day and a messy rock star look the next. It’s up to you!
The age ol’ classic definitely gives off an instant face lift due to the face it carries more focus from the chin towards the nape of your neck. Its this that gives off the impression of raised cheekbones and a higher jawline. You know, the thing that cosmetic surgery would charge a fortune for you can get for practically nothing.
Thick Wavy Locks
Maintaining thick wavy locks takes no time at all. All you need to do is gather all your hair into a pony and grab a curler. Then take thick chunks of hair and curl. Wait until the curls are cooled off then take the pony down and add a touch of hairspray. This should only take maybe five minutes!
A high ponytail will draw the eyes up and give the facial skin a gentle upward lift, so it’s basically a free face lift that you have daily access to. Lightly tease the hair around the crown to create extra volume. However do this before you gather your hair 1-2 inches above eye level at the back of your head. Be sure to leave out a few pieces to help frame the face before tying it securely.
Our girl Lea Michele knows how to rock the soft bangs. We recommend them because, well for one, they help to hide forehead wrinkles and if you sweep them over to the side, you are drawing attention to the outsides of your cheekbones. This helps give the illusion of a wider face.
A low, pulled pony helps to create a subtle yet, centralized pull on the skin lifting the cheeks and boosts the brow. Begin by teasing your hair, then gather it into a ponytail 1-2 inches above the nape of your neck. Next, you split the ponytail into halves, one should be a top half and the other a bottom half. Tease the back of the top section of your hair to boost the pony’s volume.
This look is great if you have an uneven tone or unnatural texture of the skin, such as acne scars or brown marks. Soft curls help distract from those skin irregularities, now isn’t that interesting. Curl sections of your hair with a large-barrel iron and roll each section, securing with a clip to set. Once the hair has cooled, let them down and finger comb a little. Do NOT under any circumstance add hairspray! You want to keep that free-flowing and touchable curl look so that it helps make your hair look healthier.
Medium Layered Haircut
If you add subtle honey highlights then you’ll easily make this look far more wonderful, especially if you have a fair complexion. To properly pull this off, make sure the longer locks graze the shoulders, while the top layers are cut gradually shorter.
Medium Style with Blonde Highlights
Be sure to ask the hairstylist to cut this look around the shoulders, especially if you still want to keep some length.
Classy Layered Bob Haircut
A Classy Layered Bob Haircut is super easy to maintain off-center hairdo that will you save time and money, as if you could ask anything more from a hairstyle. Listen up especially if you have thick medium to long hair, because this look frames the face in a subtle yet alluring way. It casts notice while slimming your face so you appear younger. Add some subtle caramel highlights for that perfect sun-kissed look.
For those of you with long hair, here’s a chic look that elongates the sides of your face as they draw the eye up from the cheekbone and instead up toward the fullness of the crown. It’s important that you wash your hair the day before so that you have the natural oils and live-in texture to offer a better grip. Add some texturizing powder to your roots before you start to pull your hair back into a high but loose ponytail. This is most important, use both hands to gently twist the ponytail’s end into a bun.
If you want to get the face lift without all the needles then opt for the braided crown, it creates an effective pull on your face. Just part your hair, whether wet or dry, right down the middle and into two pigtails. Secure each end with a hair tie and then remove the ties to braid each tail. Then re-secure the ends with hair ties and then take a braided pigtail and cross it over the top of your head to the opposite side. To finish, secure with hairpins and do the exact same with the other braid.
Medium Auburn Bob with Layers
This is such a trendy look that you can’t go wrong with. Brush back the shorter layers so that it creates a light version of feathered hair. Classy.
Heartwarming Shoulder Length Waves
Definitely go for the center part waves if you can. This look kisses your cheeks gently, and is suited best for those with round and square faces. Add subtle caramel highlights, and this will really make your eyes pop.
Soft Curly Blonde Bob
Curly or wavy hair? This look is for you! This soft curly bob is your wash-and-go style and nothing beats a low maintenance do.
A bouncy bob is great option for women who have straight hair and are craving more body. The trick is to get a layered haircut, and this bob easily adds more volume by flipping out the ends of the hair with the aid of a large barrel curling iron.
Rounded Bob With Stacked Nape
For a highly sophisticated haircut, try out the rounded bob with stacked nape, which gives you an elegant look. In order to create volume and height, you can achieve the final look by blow drying using a rounded brush.
Pixies that have a defined undercut give an edge to the classic bob, for those who are looking for something a little different. To soften the look, adding in big waves balances out the edgy haircut, giving you a great overall stylish aesthetic.
The undercut is typically more favored by men, but any woman can totally pull off this edgy look as well. You can soften the overall hairstyle by adding a straight top and lighter highlights. To give more volume, make sure you ask your hairstylist to add layers in subtly.
Short Voluminous Feathered Hairstyle
Any feathered hairstyle gives a soft look, especially for those who feel like their hair is a bit lackluster. This look creates more dimension while still being manageable. You can easily create this look by dabbing in a smoothing cream in the morning, and you’re all set for the whole day!
Silver Whispy Bob
Many women choose to fully embrace and rock their naturally greying hair, and we’re all for it! To add more interest, you can create an angled bob cut and accent the look with loose curls that are then tousled. Adding in a grey balayage created gorgeous texture.
Bob With Delicate Layers
For a less dramatic look that is more of a classic, you can opt for a bob with delicate layers. While the look is simple and understated, it is timeless. Not only that, it is easy to maintain and requires minimal styling.
Messy Lilac Tousled Locks
For those who are a bit more daring, you can always try mixing things up by adding in a subtle hint of color. This shade of lilac gives just enough color to add intrigue while not being overwhelming. The messy and tousled effect gives you an easygoing overall look.
One-Length Balayage Bob with Bangs
In case you’re not into the layered look, a great option is a one-length bob that uses balayage and bangs as an accent instead. This look will still work with wavy or curly hair as well. Try out the “bronde” (brunette-blonde) balayage for a modern twist.
Layered Tousled Salt and Pepper Bob
Embrace the salt and pepper look by accenting your natural look with tousled layers. The natural “highlighting” of the salt and pepper streaks will create beautiful texture, and you don’t even have to color your hair at all!
Long Ash Blonde Pixie for Fine Hair
People with fine hair may get worried or nervous about going for a pixie cut, but the solution is a long pixie cut. This hairstyle looks great with ash blond coloring, but will translate well with any other color.
Balayage Bob with Angled Layers
A bob with angled layers will give you an edgy and youthful look, but adding in some balayage will really take it to the next level. Whatever your color is, balayage accents your existing color in a natural and effortless way.
Chic Chocolate Layers
Go for the Kris Jenner signature look, chocolate layers created through the use of babylights. To do this, make sure your highlights are just a few shades lighter than your base color. This will give you the coveted and effortless natural shimmer.
Long Balayage Layers
Brooke Shields is the master of balayage layers. If you’ve got longer hair, this is a great style to recreate. This gorgeous style by having your stylist add in subtle balayage coloring and creating layers to balance out the overall look.
Honey Blonde Layered Bob With Short Back
Layering a bob gives instant volume and texture. Adding in honey blonde highlights will create even more texture and drama, giving you an overall youthful look.
The Volume Shag
Raquel Welch is rocking the shaggy and voluminous look, which gives instant texture and volume due to all of the layers and varying shades of color. What gives this dramatic look its signature flair are the lifted roots that create more body and volume.
Burnt Orange Bob with Highlights
Nothing says sophisticated more than this style of haircut. This classic look is a staple for a reason, as it is flattering and youthful while still staying maintainable.
Soft Auburn Look
This gorgeous look highlights your face’s natural contours. To create this effortless and natural look, your stylist will backcomb closer to your roots and will style your bangs in a piece-y way in order to create a softer look.
Short Curly Hairstyle
For curly hair, this short undercut hairstyle is simple and beautiful. Break up a singular color with highlights in order to create texture. It’s also super simple to style, just wash and go!
Short Wavy Inverted Bob
A fun twist on the classic bob is to invert it. This looks especially great with wavy hair that is stacked elegantly to create a unique overall shape.
Curls are hardly just for young chicks. Even if you’re over 40, having relaxed curls can prove just how youthful you are inside, while also making you look considerably younger. Try it!
This one’s not only an easy-to-nail and quite practical yet youthful look, no – this way you get to accessorize yourself with the earrings, and do not worry they’ll go unnoticed. It’s a wholesome look perfect for all sorts of dinner parties or otherwise above-casual nights out.
If you’re in favor of the classic bob look, but wish to revitalize it, or to breathe new life into it, try adding some volume without curling or making the hair wavy. Do not overdo the parting part, and your hairstyle should make you look at least 10 years younger.
One of the simplest and straight-to-the-point bob hairstyles, having mild waves allows you to look like you don’t care and do care at the same time. To achieve this, curl your hair and comb it out. You should look wonderful already!
Bangs, they seem to never go out of style. They go well with so many different styles, and combining bob haircut with bangs really helps achieve a youthful look. Whatever style of bangs you choose should work well – be it a side sweep, a fringe or something else.
Bob is often associated with an effortless look, but if you want to classy it up, you can achieve it in a very simple way: add braids to it. They will tie the whole look together, they look stylish, but also maintain an essence of a youthful spirit and mind.
If messy hair is not up your alley, you can have a bob hairstyle and control it by simply straightening your hair up with a flat iron. It’s quite easy to pull off, and you’re going to look both stylish and youthful. Bonus points for you if you don’t forget to apply some shine serum to your hair—it will help you deal with flyaways and further emphasize your silky smooth look.
One way to add a punk-like impression to your bob is to tie a knot on top of it. It’s quite simple to pull off, too—just tie your hair up. No real further styling is really required, and having some strands of your hair highlighted that further improves this rock star look.
Blown Out Bob
Bob hairstyle is not necessarily a casual look, it depends on how you style it afterwards. A great way to do so is to blow out your bob—this will give it plenty of volume, and the fuller the hair looks, the better. You can easily combine this look with a fancy dress or even formal attire.
If you’re fed up with managing your hair and watching after it all day long, one way to style it is the “wet” look. Using some hair gel, you can just style the hair however you want to wear it, and this alone will ensure no strand ever flies away or is out of place.
Twisted Bun Bob
For the days when you don’t want to worry about your hair at all, a bun can do the trick. It’s easy to style—twist your hair around five times to tie into a bun, then use a volumizing spray on it—and you’re done worrying about your hair for the rest of the day! It’s also a quite casual look, mostly one that’s saying you’ve got more important things to deal with, and it looks very youthful.
The “Rocker Pomp”
While it’s cheating a little bit, the results are worth it. If you wear a bob daily, and want to shake things up, you can style it into a so called “Rocker Romp”. The secret to the look is to add volume. Lots of volume. The end result is a good balance between edgy and formal, something that is suitable for a wide variety of social situations, but also looks great by itself and draws attention to you when you want it.