So you have thin hair. You think it’s a real bummer. All those thick haired girls don’t know how easy they have it. With their wild wonderful manes. Maybe that’s cool and all, but thin hair rules too. It’s time to set aside pining for that thick hair and start appreciating the positives of what you got. Below we’ve got a massive of amount of evidence of just how awesome hairstyles for thin hair can be!
# 1 Wavy Red Thin Hair with Glitter
Have a look at this majestic style. Double the buns, double the fun. Wavy silky red hair and a spattering of stardust magic complete quite a fashionable look. One that is sure to be a head turner, and definitely a heartbreaker.
Feast your eyes on this fun and fancy free thin hair style. A loose interpretation of the classic french braid is brought to its fullest height with wavy dusty blonde beauty. There is no stopping anyone rocking this look. They’re just not the type.
# 3 Brown Beautiful and Braided Thin Hair Magic
This mysterious and trendy style has a rich and full look, all while retaining all the benefits of thinner hair styles. Those braids matched with the waves make for a deadly combination of mystery and dastardly fun. Not to mention, versatility.
# 4 Platinum Blonde Perfect Bob
What. A. Knock. Out! Short, thin, and absolutely stunning. This platinum blonde bob is fit for a bond girl while equally fit for a rambunctious romp on the town. This one isn’t just going to cause heads to turn, it’s going to cause heads to explode baby!
# 5 Walk On The Wild Side Thin Locks
Color swirls pair with wavy locks about as well as any classic. Peanut Butter and Jelly. Butter and Bread. Two peas in their pod. You name it, this matches it. This style is wild without a care in the world. Blue, Purple, and not afraid to scream it out and about.
# 6 Unicorn-Inspired Half Buzz
There are two sides to this style just as there are two sides to each story. This hair tells a story of short and color bombed, and faded to the skull! Self expression lives on the canvas, and with this cut, your head is the canvas.
# 7 The Purple and Black Updo Thin Style
Popping purple and bold jet black combine in this wild and free entangled updo. We don’t need no thick hair after all, as this updo is proof that once this thing goes up this beautifully, nothing even matters. That added bonus of awesome accessories via updo clips pushes this one higher and higher, too.
# 8 Amber Brown Colormelt Braided Crown
Perhaps your fantasy awaits here with the melting of amber and medium brown colors entangle to form a dazzling braided crown surrounded by long lavish free-roaming hair. More proof that the journey to a full head of hair is not thwarted by thin hair.
# 9 Swirling Blue and Turquoise Bursts of Braiding
Just when you thought you couldn’t express yourself to the fullest. In comes faded up sides with phenomenal designs and a paired top bursting with blue and turquoise braided life. How about that pink bow as the cherry on the blue blast sunday, huh? Truly inspirational.
# 10 Classic Dirty Blonde Updo Thin Style
There is no going wrong with the updo, and no going wrong with that wonderfully classic blond and brunette blend. Swirling round and round til there is no victor other than the owner of this thin but full perfection.
# 11 Layered Hot Pink Undercut
How about this for a showstopper? Short, check. Hot Atomic Pink, check. Subtle layering, check. Whatever list of just right you make, this one checks off in all categories. What it doesn’t contain, however, is a single ounce of boring. Not in the least.
# 12 The Metallic Ocean Waves
There is zero chance anyone would guess this was made from those thin hair genes. Radical metallic blue and turquoise wavy goodness sprawling from edge to end. Sporting this cut will up your confidence levels through the stratosphere. That’s what being beach bound twenty four seven will do that for you.
# 13 Topknot Color Splash Thin Style
If you’re ready for the ride of your life, catch it quick. Here we have an absolutely insane blend of blue, green, orange, purple, and a dash of varying greens all tangling through a top shelf topknot. This style inserts you into every conversation, and will surely make you the instant life of the party, to boot.
# 14 Fishtail Dirty Blonde Braid
Sometimes color placement is the ruler of them all, and here is an example of exactly such statements. Take a peek at how devastating this one looks simply from the popping blonde fishtail. The separation of the bright and dark colors bring out that braid, and crown it as the centerpiece it truly is.
# 15 Pastel Unicorn Long Thin Style
If your goal is to be as rare and unfathomable as the legendary unicorn, right here is a start. Long, fancy-free, fear-free, and in love with life, this thin hairstyle will speak to anyone who favors intensity over practicality. And it’s infectious enough that others may just try to capture it all for themselves.
# 16 Short Golden Blonde Statement Style
Want to look ready for the runway? look no further, this minimal, subtly layered golden blonde masterpiece will pin all eyes on you. Do your walk, turn, and walk some more. Share it with the world, or bask in the glamour alone, the world is yours.
# 17 Braided Double Long Tails
Here is another drop dead color placement, except this time we’re seeing double. Double french braids, that is. And they’re long, reaching the point where the eyes of envy can do nothing but admit defeat, with a style like this, you don’t stop the show, you start it.
# 18 Parted Blonde Pixie Cut
Some styles speak for themselves, and this one means business and pleasure. Grace and pizzazz meet again to form the parted blonde pixie cut. No matter what the setting, this one is ready for everything. Whether it be drinks on Tuesday night or power point presentation on Thursday.
# 19 Dirty Blonde Wavy Braids
Prepare to be absolutely mesmerized. No matter what your style preference, there is no telling this will knock your socks off. Wavy long hair is paired with a fishtail braid to complete the downright full package. You will not believe this is thin hair. We’re having a hard time believing it ourselves.
# 20 Classic Dirty Blonde Updo
Style doesn’t need to be wild and crazy to standout. Sometimes a nice classic, laidback but business-ready updo is more than enough. Sensible, sure, but boring this updo is most certainly not. Just try to find a situation this style won’t be fit for, you can’t.
# 21 Single Braid Brunnete Beauty
Try this one on for size, we guarantee it will fit, that is, if you’ve got the brunette genes. A single braid provides volume to a simple updo. You may not stick out right away, but this is the sort of style that provides longevity. An effective way to be respected, and remembered.
# 22 Metallic Neon Long Braids
Attempting to make a proper splash with color can be dangerous, in this case though, somehow it works. Metallic and Neon coloring provide a tint to the classic and elegant braided long hair. What would come off as majestic but overdone in blonde or brunette, is made wild again with crazy splashes of every color on hand.
# 23 Short Turquoise Braid Color Splash
While some hair is a tale of two stories, this right here is a tale with several. Braids, Bangs, wild ends, and even wilder colors make for a style so diverse, passing people won’t get the full story without a complete 360 view. How is that for a story?
# 24 Messy Bun Rainbow Long Thin Hairstyle
For those who prefer their buns messy and their hair long and as free as the sea, this rainbow colored look may be for you. Everybody loves rainbows, right? Regardless, no one will confuse you for being stuffy and boring with a cut this daring!
# 25 Vintage Wedding Style Dirty Blonde Updo
The height of class. The toast of the town. Goes well with any dress. These three attributes ring loud, clear, and true when it comes to this utter classic. The wedding updo. If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. When it comes to this vintage look, not a better phrase comes to mind.
# 26 Brunnette Bridal Braids
When it’s wedding season, it’s time to bring out the vintage. Whether it be hairstyles, wine, or anything else really. This is another great example of a vintage wedding look. Full-on heartstopping brunette braids. That center part is a nice touch, too.
# 27 Braided Bridal Mohawk
Not everyone is content with tradition when it comes to wedding styles, and for those people, we introduce the Braided Mohawk. Radical but elegant at the same time, this style may shake some heads, but will be an appreciated break from monotony for the rest of us.
# 28 Short Wild Dirty Blonde Curls
Want an example of what making the curls work for you looks like? It’s right here in front of you. Dirty blonde curls splayed about. What is messy in nature, somehow equates to an effortless dance. Style, beauty, and freedom are what make this a sight to see.
# 29 Pouf with Side Braid
Mixing and matching multiple styles is the way to go sometimes. In this case we have a pouf and side braid paired up, with a little side action from long spiraling curls. If this is proof, then it seems these three were made to be together.
# 30 Low and Messy Brunette Bun
Texture is crucial when it comes to providing that sneaky fullness that seems so elusive with thin hair. Well, whatever the case, this low and messy bun has captured it. This full bodied style will knock em dead before they even get a chance to toss a complement.
# 31 Brunette Long Hair in Low Braid
For the rare special occasions, where your hairstyle demands to be stunning, we have the long hair braid. No matter how thin your hair may be, if it’s got the length, a braid can make your thin hair appear as if were a luxurious full mane.
# 32 Side Swept Bangs Low Bun
When you need the elegance of a ballroom dance, an easy trick is the side swept bang. There’s no simpler way to go from regular to magnificent! The Low Bun pulls that bang in to give off the appearance of volume on top of all that, too.
# 33 Side Braid With Curly Dirty Brown Highlights Finish
Here the difference between curly and messy is debatable, maybe, but the star of the show is the side braid! With the highlights spiraling through each section of the braid, how could you not focus your eyes on that? Color placement on point to the fullest.
# 34 Double Braided Brown Blonde Bun
This classy take on the double braided bun pits blonde vs brunette. The question is, who wins? In this case, I believe everyone does! While the roots are brown, the braids’ highlights spiral up on both sides to form one gorgeous blonde bun. See, everyone wins.
# 35 Formal Brunette Upstyle
With red carpet aspirations, one needs to really nail the part, and a nice formal upstyle could just be what they’ve been yearning for. Fancy, yet not quite conforming, the upstyle feels fun, while capturing all the elements needed to be taken seriously.
# 36 Formal Braided Upstyle
When you really mean business, take that upstyle and put a braid in it! For true workplace dominance, this is where you look. No more playing around. If not the office, than the wedding, if not that, then perhaps an asserting some dominance within the household? Couldn’t hurt.
# 37 Platinum Blonde Faux Bob
The bob is a short hairstyle with a long term lifespan. Trends come and go, the bob sticks around through it all. Even when people give it a rest for a little, the bob pops right back up, and for good reason. How about a faux bob though? More volume. More texture. Yes, this may be the best version yet.
# 38 Undercover Rainbow Long Underlights
Looking for the something a little more eye popping? how about an undercover rainbow. It will take time and dedication to grow, and regrow, but the results in front of you are compelling, right? Wavy, wild, and vivid colors make this complex style a winner.
# 39 Double Dutch Balayage Braid
Full, breathtaking double dutch braids with balayage highlights could be in your future. Just take a look how full, long, and healthy this style presents itself as. The color placement alone should be enough to sell anyone on this!
# 40 Short Side Braid with Faded Pastel Hair Color
Sometimes living fun and fancy free means letting the colors fade away. Maybe even to a point of embracing it, or even preferring it! This example here certainly makes it seem like a desirable style. The party vibes present might be the clincher.
# 41 Pony Braid Combination
This quick and easy pony braid combination has many benefits. Number one, it’s simple and easy to pull off. Number two, it looks nice and full. And three, it’s approachable. It say’s you might be in a hurry, but you’re in a good enough mood to hear someone out. The balayage highlights give just enough a touch of style that you could rock this loud and proud.
# 42 Blonde Loose Wavy Braided Long Hairstyle
For those craving the most voluptuous of styles may look in the direction of loose wavy braids. The looseness provides a truly full bodied look on its own, throw in the waves and what you have is a whole new level of body. You may even forget your hair is thin to begin with.
# 43 Long Brunette Pouf with Ponytail
Long thin hair may somehow seem like a bad break, but this pouf and ponytail prove that simply isn’t the case. Don’t forget the highlights! Perfect color placement along the back of the ponytail lends to a textured style that’s unforgettable.
# 44 Brunette Wild Side Braid
The adventurous types need hairstyles too, right? This brunette side braid will bring out the wild in anyone brave enough to don it. Highlights complete the look with premiere placement along the wavy wild ends.
# 45 Layered Side Braid with Highlights
What do you do with thin hair when it’s short? layer it by any means necessary! While you’re at it, perhaps throw in a nice side braid, as well. Together, with layering splayed about, this could just trick a few people into believing a thick head of hair is among them.
# 46 Accessorized Neon Braid
There’s been no short of crazy color styles shown, but this one just might take the cake up to this point, at least. A bright neon splattering of colors surround an elegant braid which is topped off with a brilliant accessory. Top shelf stuff, this is.
# 47 Galaxy Updo Short Hairstyle
There are some styles that are simply out of this world! (sorry) This galaxy updo just happens to be one of them. Metallic colors shift throughout the updo to give off the look of the outer space. It’s not a guarantee that everyone in the universe will go gaga, but the fans are out there.
# 48 Natural Highlights Bowl Cut
This short hair classic is making a comeback all over the place, and perhaps no one could have guessed it. The bowl cut has had some tough times in the past, but it looks like it’s to forgive and forget. Love is back in the air, and the power of the bowl cut is now obvious.
# 49 Sea Colored Fishtail Faux Hawk
Rich, bright, bold sea colored hair is one of the hardest looks to pull off, so why not pair it with a fishtail faux hawk, which might be an even harder sell. Together they create a style that dares to be challenged. Compliments will largely be given based on the daring attitude alone.
# 50 Short Red Glitter Braids
If what you’re looking for is something light and fun, you’ve found it with glittered out styles. This particular glittered out hairstyle is well balanced for outdoors activities. Red glitter braids are a breeze that maintains presentability. It’s the perfect summer style.
# 51 Long Burgundy Braids
You just cannot go wrong with long braids. So why not throw one of the best colors around into the mix too? Burgundy might not be a natural look, but this rich burgundy flows well from edge to end. Wild and tight braids fill out the hair for substantial volume.
# 52 Ear Tucked Short Precision Bob
Tucking hair under the ear can lead to some pretty interesting looks without really any effort at all. Here we have a classic bob with the ear prominently parting the sides. What really stands out though is just how silky smooth this hairstyle is. This may just be the perfect bob.
# 53 Splash of Purple Dutch Braid
The dutch braid is a vintage classic. Rocking it may take on a formal vibe, but is there any way around that? Yes, color that thing purple. This color job injects the dutch braid right into 2017 with it’s bold and dangerous attitude. Convention has been tossed to the side, and we love it.
# 54 The Blonde Bob
Short, straight as an arrow, and attack ready, the classic blonde bob, ladies and gents. There is plenty of ways to do a bob, but this may have been the first one everyone was introduced to. While some styles and variations die, this one is here to stay forever.
# 55 Pearl Pixie
The pixie is another simple style that has been enshrined in the halls of classic hairstyles. This particular pixie is a shiny pearl tone with fun and fancy free layering thrown into the mix. Whether you’re a fan of the pixie or not, you cannot deny its spirit.
# 56 Long Brunette Wavy Hair with Side Braid
If ever there was a long haired party style, this one may be it. Flowing from edge to end, this long brunette hair is crazy wavy baby. The side braid brings some complexity into the mix along with great highlight color placement.
# 57 Platinum Small Pouf Ponytail Short Style
Few things are as striking as platinum blonde hair. And some of those things are featured right in this cut. For instance, the pouf and ponytail combination. Apart they provide crazy volume; together they offer a striking devilishly handsome look. With the platinum on top of that? Be prepared for constant attention!
# 58 Long Platinum to Colormelt with Side Braid
You thought the last style was dangerous!?! How about a lived in platinum to colormelt, brown colors streaking down until a smooth side braid fades it out to platinum? There may not be anything more dangerous that this. The long waves are to die for, as well.
# 59 Long Jet Black to Galaxy Braided
Jet black is a staple color, a classic to end all classics, and if you’ve been paying attention, that’s usually a sign that the classic is about to be changed forever. This time around our zany alteration is a light spattering of galaxy colors held within a big and bold braid. Once again the old style converges with the new.
# 60 Blonde Elsa Inspired Hairstyle
Sometimes art may imitate life, but in this particular case, the inverse is true as Disney’s Elsa comes to life in the form of her big screen hairstyle. Sensible highlights exist as the cherry on top. She may not exist in the world, but her hairstyle has certainly taken on a life of its own.
# 61 Highlights with Messy Low Bun
The Messy low bun has been featured before, but when you’re trying to nail that messy style, you may begin to realize there is a variety of ways one can pull it off. In this case, it’s tied tightly in a small knot as the rest gather underneath. Highlights swirl through the bun for added effect.
# 62 Long Red Waves Hairstyle
With waves this wavy, and hair this long, pulling off a look of body and volume is a cinch. This particular wavy style is simple but graceful. The rich and deep red bring this simple look to a rare level. Envy is sure to be high with a gift this great.
# 63 Brunette Side Swooping Braid
While the side braid is heavily featured to provide body and volume, this variation of the side braid differs in that it flows and swoops with a mixture of bountiful curls. A dusting of amber bleeds through the braid for a subtle but mesmerizing look.
# 64 Long Blonde and Metallic Blue Messy Half Bun
Long and luxurious blonde hair paired with a splash of metallic blue is just so crazy it might work, but what happens if you had a half bun? Apparently it becomes even more fabulous!
# 65 Long Braided Wrap Around with Highlights
The braided wrap around is a staple style, of course, and in this case, it acts as the centerpiece to a wonderfully balanced long hair style. Waves and highlights dash through the wrap around to make this style one of the most sensible and attractive approaches yet.
# 66 Long Galaxy Explosion with Accessories
Accessories can make or break a hairstyle, and in the case of this absolutely bonkers galaxy style, the accessory pushes this to the next level! Each strand of hair seems to be a completely different color. Add the waves and length to the equation and what we have is perhaps the biggest galaxy style in the entire list.
# 67 Jumbo Blonde Braids
Always in search of bigger and more voluptuous hair, it brings us great pleasure to show this jumbo twist and braid hairstyle. Luscious as ever with brilliant highlights, this style will fool everyone. There is not a soul in the world that would assume your hair was naturally thin.
# 68 Water Reflection Colored Messy Side Braid
Some people are just closer to nature than others. This particular side braid style features a fascinating color combination that resembles a rainbow-like reflection one might see when water mixes with other chemicals. The messy side braid completes a style that is truly one with the world.
# 69 Dirty Blonde Braided Crown with Double Fishtail
A style this intricate must be saved for the most special of occasions. Be it wedding, graduation, or any other major milestone. Featuring a braided crown fit only for a queen, along with double fishtails dangling along the crown, this style is simply amazing. Words can’t do it complete justice.
# 70 Long Wavy Brunette Braid Through
A Braided crown with passthroughs to make each section of wavy hair look absolutely dazzling? It’s hard to believe people can walk this earth with a hairstyle this unforgettable. This must be something out of a dream. It simply cannot be real.