Do you have a long haircut and you have no idea how to style it up? Worry not since a bob cut will always look elegant on any hair type. Bob hairstyle has been around since 1970’s, and it has continued to gain popularity over the years with most women trying it. There are many ways of wearing a bob, but one thing that remains constant about this hairstyle is the minimal attention that it needs to maintain. Below are ways of looking all chic and trendy with a bob hair cut:
#1 Long Layered Bob
A long layered bob will have you looking magnificent all the time. The hairstyle is perfect for both formal and casual occasions. Be sure to curl your hair slightly towards your face at the edges to achieve a concave shape. A blonde balayage that melts down to the ends adds more brilliance to the overall look.
You do not have to go straight with a bob while you can make some nice barrel curls and achieve an excellent look. The subtle chocolate brown highlights give a color variation to this brown hair. Tuck one side under your ear and leaving some fly aways to avoid covering so much of your face with hair.
#3 The Black Inverted Bob
An inverted bob is shorter at the back and length increases towards the front. Leaving the bob straight is the best way to make the inverted look pronounced. The hair gives a perfect frame to the face and works so well with thick hair.
#4 Long Asymmetrical Silver Bob
The hairstyle is perfect for thin hair since the blunt cut adds more volume and dimensions it. Begin by using an anti-frizz serum before straightening the hair into a concave shape on the edges. Using a red lipstick adds to the overall beauty.
#5 Shoulder Length Bob
The longer the length of your bob, the more options there are while styling it. The shoulder length bobs require a lot of attention, but they will never fail you on any day. You can choose to go bright this fall with a blonde balayage to obtain the exact look. Use a holding spray to hold your hair intact.
#6 Cute Long Bob Cut
Apply a volumizing mousse on damp hair before using a flat iron to straighten the hair into a cute blunt bob. The ear tuck on the hair allows the hair to adopt an asymmetrical shape while at the same time flaunting the facial features.
#7 Classy Balayaged Bob Cut
This haircut will have everyone complimenting you on your short hair. Give the hair a deep center part before using an iron to straighten the hair. Including brown balayage that runs about two inches gives the hair an entirely new look.
#8 Chocolate Brown Textured Cut
The secret behind getting this exact look is using a volumizing mousse on the damp hair before styling the hair into loose waves. Textured hair adds volume and zest to your overall look.
#9 Textured Bob with a Dark Blonde Balayage
One of the simple ways of wearing shoulder length hair without a lot of hassle is texturing it. The hairstyle is a combination of a dark blonde balayage on beach waves and face-framing bangs. The waves add volume at the already thick hair.
#10 Blonde on Black Lob
One thing about messy hairstyle is that they do not require a lot of maintenance to keep them in place. The black roots on the blonde ends give a variation of color while still preventing you from appearing washed out.
#11 Soft Waves with Beautiful Babylights
Add more life and shine to your long brown bob with caramel babylights that melts down towards the ends. Style the hair strands into beautiful beach waves and then spritz the ends with a shine spray to give it a perfect finish.
#12 Long Golden Bob with Fine Curls
Gold balayage with some dark lowlights is one of the rare hairstyles, but the warmth gives you a feminine look. Use a blow-dryer and a medium sized barrel to style the hair into delicate curls. Remember to use a protective serum on your hair to avoid heat damage.
#13 The Side Parted Lob
This hairstyle is ideal for all face shape and it works well for both casual and office environment. Anyone with natural hair waves can wear it without so much effort. The straight-haired women can style the hair into loose waves before giving it a side part to bring out the feminine aspect.
#14 The Coiffed Blonde on Black
Glamorous curls on blonde and black shoulder length hair will always be the perfect red carpet hair. Ask your stylist to give a tease to the crown before using a wide barreled curler to hair ends away from the face.
#15 A Blonde Graduated Bob
Go blonde from the roots down to the roots and you will have the best hairstyle in the room. Give a variation of style on your hair by styling it into a perfect graduated bob that has the backside shorter than the front. Use a holding spray to keep it in place.
#16 Glamorous Long Bob
A combination of a long bob cut, large curls and side swept bangs will have everyone in admiration. Prep the hair using a texturing serum while it’s still wet before using a blow-dry and a curler to style the hair into large fiery curls and a side swept bang.
#17 Disheveled Long Bob Cut
The easy maintenance only requires you to run your wide toothed comb, and you are ready to go. Include some free-hand touches of dark chocolate brown highlights to break the solid color. Make loose waves from mid-length downwards giving the hair a razored finish.
#18 Soft Blonde Ear Tuck
Flaunt your beautiful facial features with one-sided ear tuck on the hair. The dark roots that transition into blonde and end in a blunt bob is the best summer look that you can have. The great thing with dark roots is that you can wait for a longer period before visiting your stylist for a retouch.
#19 The Stacked Blonde Lob
Tousled lobs are not common, but it will always look glam on you on all occasions. However, you need to be generous with the texturing serum to keep the stacked waves in a perfect condition. Remember to layer the waves nicely to avoid the having too much volume on the head.
#20 The Angled Bob
A simple A-line bob cut can give you a significant transformation on the solid black hair. The angled bob features short hair at the back that grows in length towards the front. Use a dab serum for a perfect finishing.
It is, therefore, clear that a long bob is a perfect hairstyle for any casual or formal occasion. Keep in mind that your face shape and the finish that you want on your hair play a significant role in the overall outcome. Experiment with both wavy and straight hair to get the look that suits you.
#21 Stylish Beach Waves on a Bob
The best way to retain the stylish appeal on a bob and make your hair color pop is going slow on the waves. The soft layers bring out the feminine glory in you while the vibrant blonde color is a source of warmth. Give the hair a deep center part before styling it into nicely done beach waves.
#22 Brown Balayage on Mid-Length Hair
The gorgeous brown balayage on a mid-length hair adds depth and color variation to the hair. Wrap a few hair strands of the hair at the front of a mid-sized barrel and then use a flat iron to achieve the face framing curls. Make the waves on the other ends a little bit more subtle.
#23 The Sassy Blunt Bob
You will never go wrong on a blunt bob in case you have an oblong or oval face. Include a blonde balayage on the hair with dark undertones to come up with this gorgeous finish. Give the hair a deep center part to increase the volume of the hair.
#24 The Mermaid Bob Cut
The enchanting color of a mermaid leaves nothing short of amazing on your hair. You can allow the hair roots to outgrow instead of visiting a stylist and still look glam. Blow-dry your hair before using a curling iron to curl random chunks of hair into different directions.
#25 Nude Black Bob
Break the solid black bob with a complimentary dark chocolate brown color. The shiny dark colored hair is very easy to maintain since all you need is a straightening iron to straighten the hair. Apply a dab serum to give it a smooth finish.
#26 Wavy Long Bob Cut
It would be very offensive to dress in a very classy way and fail to throw in a stylish hairstyle. The hairstyle is a combination of beach waves, a subtle 7-part, and a chocolate brown on a brunette. The loose waves add volume to hair and allow the vibrant hair color to pop.
#27 Concave Shaped Brown Bob
This chic hairstyle is ideal for any day in the office or formal events. Apply mousse to the wet hair to add more texture to the hair before using a flat iron to straighten the hair curling the ends inward to achieve the concave shape.
#28 Pink and Blonde Combo
This hairstyle leaves you wanting to have the big chop. The combination of pink and blonde is a perfect example of a dreamy fairy come true. The hair color paired with the A-line inverted bob brings out the bold, adventurous and artist part of you.
#29 Fiery Cinnamon Round Bob
Cinnamon red is the color that would make people turn; therefore, you must be keen while styling it. Pairing red color with wide barrel curls would leave everyone drooling over your hair. Give it a slight tease at the front to allow the waves to sit in properly.
#30 Black on Blonde
Nothing makes a woman stand out than a hat paired with well-done hair. The hair features dark roots with blonde balayage that melts down to the ends. Cover that with a stylish hat leaving the blonde ends flowing for an elegance display.
#31 Silver Fox Hair Tapering Off to a Blunt Bob
This hairstyle is ideal for all hair types, but it flows out well on anyone with thick hair. Your hairstylist should pay much attention to the hair ends to reduce the overall weight of the hair and allow them to have a uniform flow towards the back.
#32 The Long Textured Blonde Lob
Chocolate brown balayage on black hair color is an eye candy to many. One thing is that the hairstyle screams “classy” so loudly and the second fact is that chocolate brown color will always bring out all the warmth in a man. Make the cut a little longer to allow the brown tresses to flow freely.
#33 Long Bob Cut with a Blonde Balayage
Pair your blunt bob with a hat any day, and you will not only be protecting yourself from the sun but also displaying your fashion statement. The cap gives a peek-a-boo to the dark hair root. Adding a voluminous mousse to the hair helps maintain a healthy hair.
#34 Crown Waves on Rose Gold Balayage
Dare to experiment with brighter balayage and ombre colors until you get your color of preference. The combination of the rose gold color melt with nicely done crown waves is nothing short of amazing. Give it a side part allowing the hair to form an asymmetrical shape on your head.
#35 Softly Layered Long Bob
Bangs and waves complement each other while done on one hairstyle. However, the curls on this one seem to be taking the upper hand. The hairstyle brings out your feminine side, especially when paired with a blonde color. Style the hair using a curler and blow dry, curling the edges into different directions.
#36 Textured Bob with Side Swept Bangs
Blonde colored hair is the epitome of beauty but never underestimate the power of full waves on the hair together with a side swept bang. The beautiful waves on the hair in conjunction with the side swept bangs add volume to the hair while the bold hair color complements the warm skin complexion.
#37 Rich Red Brown and Coppery Combo
A long bob haircut that reaches the shoulder length is very manageable and easy to style. Breaking the rich red brown color with coppery free hand highlights gives the hair a lively look. Incorporate some beach waves, and copper face framing bangs to get the elegant look.
#38 Stylish Blonde Bob Cut
You will spot most celebrities wearing this hairstyle on the runway or a red carpet event. Use a blow dryer and a medium sized brush to give the hair a smooth and sleek finish. Spritz a shine spray on the hair to give it a perfect finish and complete the look with a black fitted stylish hat.
#39 Ice Blonde Angled Bob
Silver ice blonde hair is one of the bright colors and going straight with the hair would stop it from looking overdone. A center part of the hair highlights the black roots while at the same time providing a dimension to style the hair properly. The style comprises of a short back and front leaving the sides slightly longer.
#40 Softly Layered Bob
The easy way to keep an effortless bob is layering it or going with messy hair. The soft baby lights on the hair add to the simple look of the hair. Apply serum on the hair to give it a wet look and remember to layer the hair into thin strands while styling.
#41 The Textured and Balayaged Long Bob Haircut
The haircut features a subtle balayage with blonde streaks, razored finish and face framing edges. The hair is ideal for all hair types although anyone with a thick mane will be at an advantage. Use a blow dryer and a brush to get the very subtle waves giving it a razored finish at the ends.
#42 Naples Yellow on Soft Tousles
You can never go wrong with mermaid waves on a bob cut that begins a few inches from the roots and fades away as they appear the ends. The waves located in the middle of the head give moderate volume to the hairstyle without having an over exaggerated look.
#43 A Messy Updo on a Long Bob Hair
Messy hair is an all time favorite for most people at all times. Holding the upper part of the hair into a loose bun at the top gives you a younger look compared to allowing all the hair to flow. Add some touches of a blonde balayage, and you are ready to go.
#44 Bold and Beautiful Bob Cut
A thick mane may be hard to manage especially on long hair. Therefore, the best option is to keep the hair at a manageable medium length. Apply mousse to the thick hair before giving it a deep part and straightening it with a blow dryer and a comb.
#45 Burgundy Waves on Long Lob
Burgundy hair has a way of screaming elegance and chic in a very subtle way. Prep the hair by incorporating some anti-frizz cream and then style the hair into curls from mid-length to the edges using a curling iron and a flat iron.
#46 Two Toned Long Bob
The foiled balayage adds an interesting look to what would have otherwise been a long, dull bob cut. The brown and blonde combo-plus face framing highlights gives a perfect combination for a warm skin complexion. Include medium-sized barreled curls to add volume to the hair.
#47 Blue on Black Blunt Bob
The fact that black blends so well with every color makes it a favorite among many people. The subtle blue highlights will give a magical finish to the hair regardless of the type. The chop and go hairstyle is easy to maintain and achieve too. You just need to have a flat iron at hand to look glam all times.
#48 The Long Asymmetry
This look is fit for the Vogue magazine cover. The heavily textured hair with a subtle asymmetrical shape is enough to give you the hairstyle you have ever wished. Thick hair would achieve the hair look without so much of a hassle compared to the thin one. Using a blow dryer and a round brush gives the same dreamy effect and full look as in this picture.
#49 Soft Blonde Balayage and a Textured Bob
Blonde color melt will always be an all-time favorite for most women. Pairing that color with well-defined beach waves brings out all the femininity in a woman. The flowing locks accentuate the oblong and oval types of faces.
#50 The Red-Brown Concave Shaped Bob
This hairstyle is always gorgeous regardless the seasons or the occasions. The concave shape assumed by the hair plus the rich brown color allows the facial features to pop in style. Use a straightening iron to style the hair but comb the hair toward the face to achieve the concave shape.
#51 The Classy A-Line Bob Cut
Most people shy away from this hairstyle but believe me; it is one of the classy bob hairstyles. The hair at the back is shorter than the one at the front. Finish up with a brighter blonde balayage on the longer front edges to highlight the style at the ends.
#52 Sexy Auburn Highlights on a Long Bob
Long layered bob with a side part accentuates the features of a round face in an exquisite way leaving a lot to admire. The hairstyle comes with a good volume and a chance to flaunt your nourished hair looks. Include some auburn highlights to avoid having a monotonous look.
#53 The Shiny Wavy Auburn
Glossy hair will always look sassy despite its length. It acquires another level of sophistication when paired with a dark auburn and long beach waves. Allow the hair to fall in a hot way on the face to give it a frame. Applying a dab serum or a shine spray maintains the glow and shininess of the hair.
#54 The Ear Tucked Blonde Bob
A blunt bob will always be the simplest bob hairstyle to wear anytime, but it gets more interesting when the stylists dye it into another brighter color. Use a volumizing mousse to improve the texture of the hair. Remember to tuck the hair on one side to flaunt that beautiful lipie and makeup.
#55 Waterfall Waves on a Long Balayage Bob
Alternating chocolate brown and blonde colors are an eye candy to many. The waterfall layers allow the two combinations to flow in a glorious way. A medium sized barrel and a flat iron will get you the curls to make you look super feminine.