Choppy hairstyles are very popular today and are changing many existing styles. These hairstyles give a fresh new look, compared to the sleek neat looking traditional styles. Also, they are easy to maintain. However, to maintain the haircut itself, one needs to keep visiting the stylist every 6-8 weeks, depending upon the hair growth. If you are bored of your plain straight mane, then why not try choppy hairstyles. These hairstyles are also a great idea for people who have thin tresses, as they add a lot of volume to your mane.
Choppy hairstyles are not a type of haircut, but more like a finishing effect given to the base haircut, which can be anything from layered to simple bob. On top of this haircut, the tresses are styled choppy. Firstly, the stylist will cut your mane into a base haircut of your choice. Then, the hair on top of that will be cut choppy. For this, the stylist will hold a strand of hair at 45°, then tilt the scissors, and make a cut. This way, the stylist will cut all the hair strands in different lengths, which will give the choppy effect. Here are some popular choppy hairstyles for medium hair that you can consider.
To try out these haircut, you will need to get a lot of layers in your mane. First, cut the hair near the crown into layers, then cut the bottom hair into long chops. Accompany this style with long sweeping side bangs.
Choppy Hair with Bangs
If you don't want a complete edgy look, then get a sleek haircut, like a layered cut with hair flipping outwards or inwards or get a sleek bob. Accompany this haircut style with a long sweeping bangs, and cut them in the above described manner.
Longer Medium Hairstyle
If you have slightly longer medium hair, then try out this layered hairstyles. Middle part your hair and cut them on both sides into deep layers, flipped outwards. Then, add side-sweeping bangs to the hairstyle, and cut the hair choppy.
Medium Bob Style
If you like choppy bob hairstyles and don't mind cutting your mane little shorter, then try out this styles. Cut your hair into a blunt or a round bob. You can also consider getting a stacked bob if you have thin hair. Then, on top of this bob haircut, cut your hair choppy and get some bangs to complete the look.
Asymmetrical Medium Hairstyle
Asymmetrical, graduated, or inverted haircuts are very popular and cutting your hair choppy will definitely give you a unique look. To try out these haircuts, first cut your hair into an asymmetrical style by keeping hair longer on the sides and shorter at the nape. Then cut these hair deep choppy.
Apart from these haircuts, you can also consider getting emo or scene haircuts, as these styles are cut very choppy. However, these styles also look extreme. So, pick an appropriate style which suits your face type, and sport a good choppy haircut.