Strict straight or slightly oval lines, elegant extravagance, Hollywood chic – this is how you can describe a short bob. This haircut looks great on perfectly straight and smooth hair, especially rich colors. A short bob with bangs is one of the best hairstyles for correcting facial features, you just need to choose the right length and shape of the bangs.
Short bob with bangs for round and square faces
The haircut in question has a length to the line of the corners of the lips. As a rule, the hair is styled in a semicircle, slightly bending inwards. Thus, with the help of a caret, an ideal oval is created, which allows you to hide wide cheekbones, large cheeks, a rectangular or square face shape.
Bangs help to enhance the described effect, it is especially relevant in the presence of a high forehead. A straight and thick (blunt even cut) bangs to or just below the eyebrow line will work well. If the forehead is low, you can slightly raise its level, but not more than 1-2 cm.
It also goes well with a short square with a long oblique bangs. This haircut helps not only soften facial features, correct its shape and structure, but also hide the existing fullness. Clear hair lines, on the one hand, create a perfect oval, on the other hand, they visually thin the neck. It is very important that the bangs do not have too short strands (above the eyebrow growth line), it should cover about a third of the forehead and a quarter of the cheek with a side parting.
How to style a short bob with bangs?
The best way to style is to carefully straighten your hair with an iron along the entire length. Closer to the bottom, you can twist the ends inward a little. In rare cases, with a face shape close to oval, a bob with ends twisted outward looks interesting and unusual. The hairstyle looks playful and romantic in its own way.
In order to protect the strands from the harmful effects of high temperatures, it is recommended to use special styling products. It is advisable to choose cosmetics that give extra shine and volume, if needed.
Short hairstyles with bangs
Due to the short length of the curls, there are not so many hairstyle options. You can wind your hair on large curlers, adding to the image of naive coquettishness. A variety of styling with accessories also looks good – invisible, shiny bright hairpins, hoops, wide scarves, ribbons. They are especially useful if it becomes necessary to open the face as much as possible and hide the bangs.