Well, if you have long hair, chopping them off is not a great idea. After all it really takes much efforts to get those long locks. So planning to color or highlight them? Well...this won't be enough to get that modish look. So what's the option? How about having bangs or fringes? Side swept bangs on long hair give a stunning look.
Long Hair with Side Swept Bangs
From short to long, you can have bangs of various lengths to suit your face. You also have options in terms of thickness of bangs as well. Side swept bangs essentially need to be at least up to your eyebrows. You can have a combo of blunt and side sweeping bangs.
You can have feathered bangs which are of a length up to your cheeks, best for round or triangle shaped face. Another style is to have choppy bangs, wherein the length of the strands in this section of bangs differs. Bangs that curl inwards at the jawline are best for square shaped face.
For blunt bangs you can either have those of a length just below the brows or just above it. Long side sweeping bangs are essentially cut in tapered fashion and cover half part of one of your eyes. Short ones are essentially thick enough and slightly tapered so that they can stay on a side.
Well, having those bangs on left or right side is what you might wonder about. It is best to follow the partition you always have your hair styled according to. Remember that you need to consider the texture and type of your hair before getting the bangs. Long hair with bangs is a great idea, but must be avoided in case you have very oily and curly hair.
How to Style Side Swept Bangs
Go to a reputed beauty salon, where the hairdressers will rightly know how to cut side sweeping bangs. Remember that wrongly cut bangs can just ruin your looks. Moreover, an experienced hair dresser will also give you right suggestions about the type of bangs that will suit your hair.
Remember, whenever you wash your hair, firstly towel dry the bangs. Now, apply a little amount of smoothing serum through your bangs. Holding a round brush in one hand and blow dryer in other, work on your bangs, from root to tips.
The aforementioned hairstyling options are sure to enhance your looks. So get ready to add those bouncy bangs to your locks and don a sizzling look.