Medium Length Haircuts You Need to Try This Fall
We’re over-the-knee boot deep in Fall and it’s too cold to don a short cut (unless you’re Miley Cyrus) but you want to freshen up your style by losing a little length. Medium length haircuts are most advantageous to have right now. You can still tie it back with ease but it doesn’t doesn’t weigh you down or clog up your shower drain. After a while though, you can feel like you’re running out of hairstyle ideas. Don’t let medium be synonymous with mediocre! Snag these styles straight out of Hollywood to max out your medium length hair this Fall.
A Season on the Edge!
Textured layers and jagged or rough edges spice up a medium length haircuts and give a punky feel, a Fall trend this year. Oblong face shapes look best with this choppy do but can complement a heart-shaped nicely.
This edgy hairstyle for medium length haircuts is funky and fun but it doesn’t have to be just for the younger crowd. For a more grown up style, soften the edges just a bit and focus on the layer work that can be done in the hairstyle.
Although it can be done with a curly hair, this textured look thrives when it’s straight so you’ll want to take a flat iron to your hair if you don’t already have fine or pin straight hair. Using a styling gel or wax, like Kiehl’s Creative Cream Wax, tug at the layers at the end to create a super sharp point at the end of each layer, and especially if you want drastic and dramatic bangs!
What About Bob?
Bobs are back and, normally thought of as a short hair cut, medium length bobs are a Fall favorite. The best thing about a medium length bob is that you can wear it stick straight with fine hair, curlicued and thick, parted in the middle or to the side–it doesn’t matter, they all look good!
To achieve a wavy bob like Nicole Richie’s, use a round brush to blow dry hair away from the face and then loosely curl 1-inch pieces of hair, starting from the middle of the strands . If your hair is fine, you’re going to need to volumize with a product like Pantene Pro-V Fine Hair Solutions Root Lifter Spray Gel and for all bob-heads to keep those waves rolling all day, apply Sally Hershberger Supreme Head Style Primer for Wavy Hair before styling.
Beautiful Low Bun
Sometimes you just want your hair pulled away from your face, whether it’s for going out or you’re bumming around the house and medium length hair shouldn’t serve as an obstacle for achieving that look. The low bun is popular this season and works well for medium length haircuts of all types. It can incorporate those little bitty pieces that often stick out in a pony or top knot and is elegant enough to wear to a dinner party or concert.
Cop this style simply by pulling your hair into a low ponytail, wrap the hair around the pony’s base (covering the elastic) and secure it with several bobby pins. Hairspray is a necessity for this up-do and Bumble and Bumble’s Spray de Mode is lightweight and versatile so that you can use it for all medium length haircuts you decide to try.
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