If you know you want a hair change, but are unsure what that looks like, we’ve got inspiration for you.
The following five hairstyles are starting to be this year’s biggest trends.
1. Half-Up Half-Down Styles
Contrasting flowing locks with some creativity up top, from a versatile top knot to a chic half-ponytail, can make a world of difference.
This elevated look involves giving some structure to the top of the head, in the form of a ponytail, bun, or even a strategic part to give the top a little more volume.
When you tease the heck out of your hair at your crown, the more volume at the top of your head will make an elegant contrast, with long flowing locks.
These looks are great because they give you a high fashion vibe without being too over the top. and there’s a ton of different style options, so you’ll never get bored.
The trick to nailing this look is making sure not to make your hair look too thin, by dividing it between the up and down sections.
2. The Chin-Length Bob
For this year, pros are pinpointing one hairstyle in particular as the cut to end all cuts: the chin-length bob. 2019 is the time embrace a short hairstyle because bobbed haircuts are officially here to stay.
Hairstylists are saying that there is a growing trend towards women going much shorter, adding fringes, and playing with more layers for an effortless boyish look.
The nature of the bob is that it is versatile, and comes in many shapes and forms. A chin-length bob can be worked into any hair texture.
The longer, blended fringe makes the bob look elegant and ethereal. Bob hairstyles will never go out of style and that’s pretty much a fact, so why don’t go full bob for 2019…
3. Cool-Girl Curly Hairstyles
In 2019, the forecast for curls is bolder than ever before. Whether you have tight ringlets or loose waves, they both have their place in trendy hairstyles for 2019.
That’s right, it’s time to step away from the straighteners, and instead try one of these oh-so pretty curly styles. Wearing your hair naturally, including wild curls, are big for this coming year.
Not to mention, curly bangs always add a pop of personality. It’s time to embrace your curls, no matter how wild.
4. Retro styles are back
Bring back the curtained bangs and the brushed-out curls, because 2019 is going back a few decades. It’s favoring more feminine retro styles and long hair long opens up the possibilities.
The 60’s fringe, paired with long layers and the bulky bangs have been slowly coming back in style for a little while. But the long flattering lengths are finally coming back in full force.
Beyond bouncy blowouts and teasing combs, this year it’s all about thicker, healthier-looking tresses.
Try using volume-boosting products to create over-sized styles such as voluminous topknots or wide braids.
5. The Sleek Updo
Healthy, shiny hair is what’s going to transport any sleek updo from the early aughts to 2019.
That means washing your hair with a shampoo and conditioner that’s going to repair, strengthen, and keep it smooth.
Any women will be more graceful with an updo hairstyle, and that’s why the updo hairstyles are so popular with women at any age.
Which of these five hairstyles will you try this year? Tell us in a comment below!