Trendy And Complementing Shoulder Length Hairstyles
Shoulder length hairstyles are hairstyles that are done on shoulder-length hair. We are going to discuss such hairstyles in today’s post.
In their essence, shoulder length haircuts can be classified as the most versatile haircuts. They are neither too short and, oh-my how cool, nor too long, which provides a great canvas for styling experiments.
And the awesome news is that any woman can sport medium length hairstyles, disregarding her age, facial features, and occupation. And you should definitely get one if your tresses are thicker at the roots, mid-length but get much thinner from the mid-length towards the ends. By getting the shoulder length cut, you will show off your tresses at their best.
Let’s explore the trendiest and most complementing styling options for your mid-length cut.
Beautiful Medium Hairstyles With Braids
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There are many ways of enhancing medium hairstyles, and incorporating braids is among the prettiest options. And here you can see adorable hairstyles with braids.
For example, rock a carefree and voluminous wavy hairstyle with a braid swept to one of the sides. And we think that these playful waves are super cute. Such a hairstyle will work great for a meeting with your friends or for a romantic date. Really, in case you would like to capture the free spirit appearance, embellishing your curly or wavy tresses with a braid will assist you in accomplishing it.
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Braided hairstyles for medium hair have that unique flair. And the best thing is that such looks can be achieved on the tresses of any texture. Here the braid or several braids is the trickiest part. Well, but do not worry. If you are an amateur, just pick a simpler braid rather than trying something that even a hair stylist would barely pull off.
When it comes to braiding shoulder-length locks, there is one thing to take into account: the gripping ability of the locks should be enhanced for the braid to stay in place. Luckily, today there is a huge number of styling products that can help you do that. It would be a good choice to apply flexible cream or paste to your locks before you begin braiding. And when it’s all done, do not forget to complete the hairstyle with dry finishing hairspray.
Cute Easy Hairstyles To Make Your Day Brighter
Here you can see how medium haircuts can be styled so that they appear fun and creative. Sometimes we just wish to play with our tresses, especially when we have some entertaining and informal event ahead, like going to the movie theater with your friends.
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Whichever hairstyle you pick, let’s discuss the basics that will help you achieve the best result. Wash your tresses, then use a towel for absorbing the extra moisture. Do not rub it, or fly-aways will appear. Apply some volumizing mousse to the wet tresses and begin blow drying. And blow drying mid-length tresses has some specifications.
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First, pin the top half up. Then the bottom should to blasted, using a hair dryer. Determine the direction of the hair growth and blow dry strands in the direction opposing it, using a round brush, preferably vented. This will grant more volume to your locks. Wait for 2 minutes for the bottom locks to cool down a bit and set in their form and then continue on with the upper half after unpinning it. As a result, you have a firm basis for one of the looks you see here.
Stunning Medium Hair Updos For Romantic Mood
These hairstyles for shoulder length hair definitely ooze some romantic vibes. And these updos will work for both formal and informal occasions. Sometimes we really wish to get a classy look, and a hairstyle that opens a neck is one of them.
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These updos can grant some major volume boost even to the thinnest tresses, which makes these looks even more tempting to get. And twists are not complicated to recreate. Hair stylists recommend applying some dry shampoo for an added texture before beginning and finishing the style with light to medium hold hairspray.
Easy Shoulder Length Hairstyles For Every Day
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Aren’t these soft wavy hairstyles super cool? The best thing about them is that they can be done in no time!
- Shampoo your tresses and proceed with conditioner.
- Blow dry your tresses like we’ve advised earlier.
- Make three sections out of your hair: one back section and 2 side sections. Take a 2-inch strand and clip out the remaining tresses.
- Curl this strand with a curling iron from the mid-length and downwards.
- Repeat the same, taking out 1 2-inch strand at a time.
- Wait for the curls to cool down.
- Apply a bit smoothing cream. Voila!
Quick Side Braid Half Up
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How many shoulder length hairstyles have you pinned for later? Just try them, they are not difficult! We are sure you will be excited when you see the result in the mirror. Come back for more inspo as we have plenty here!
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