Looking for ways to jazz up your short hair? Then these bob hairstyles are for you! Whether you have a chin-length haircut or a long bob, these hairstyles will elevate your look. They also don’t require much prep time, so you can do them even if you’re in a hurry.
Are you into braids for short hair? How about a bob cut with bangs? You’ll find them in this roundup, so check them out and pick your favorites!
10 Bob Hairstyles to Try
1. Chin-Length Bob With Headband
Putting on a headband is a quick way to style a bob. Just wrap it around your head, tie a knot, and you’re all set!
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2. Hair Clips
If you only have seconds to spare, go for this bob hairstyle. Just comb your hair (or not, if you like messy-chic looks) and put a hair clip on one side. So easy, right?
3. Bob Cut With Bangs
A bouncy bob with full bangs looks fresh and youthful. This hairstyle also helps give balance to a round face shape.
4. Pigtails for Short Hair
Want a cute hairstyle for school? Put your hair in pigtails. To do this, divide your hair into two equal sections and tie each side. If you have bangs, finger-comb them to make them wispy for a Korean-inspired look.
5. Short Hair With Curtain Bangs
Speaking of Korean-inspired hairstyles, here’s another one: short hair with curtain bangs. This type of fringe elevates a simple bob haircut, making it chic and runway-ready.
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6. Headband Braid
This hairstyle for short kulot hair keeps strands off your face while letting you showcase your natural curls. To create this ‘do, take a section of hair near your left ear. Then, make a Dutch braid. Plait from your left ear to the top of your head and right ear. Add more strands to your braid as you go along. When the braid reaches your right ear, secure the tips with an elastic. Lastly, put the braid in place with a bobby pin.
7. Half Updo for Short Hair
You can tie your hair with a scrunchie, an elastic, or a plain hair tie. But if you want to minimize hair pulling, create a half updo using a hair clip that’s big enough to hold your hair.
8. Half-Up Top Knot
Breeze through the day’s tasks without worrying about your hair. Put it in a half-up top knot, and you won’t need to restyle it in the middle of the day.
9. Messy Lob With Hair Studs
This hairstyle adds sparkle to a casual look. It also complements party outfits, making it a day-to-night hairstyle.
10. Straight A-Line Bob
An A-line bob has short hair at the back that gradually becomes longer as it approaches the front. Highlight the shape of your bob by ironing your hair straight.
There you go! You can still play around with different hairstyles even if you have short hair. Let these ideas inspire you.