Blunt haircut ideas to try this season

Blunt isn't boring. These chic blunt haircut ideas prove it. You'll be dying to try them, for sure. 

When getting a haircut, you don’t just go to the salon and let the stylist decide for you. You do your homework. You consider your face shape, hair type, and lifestyle before deciding on a ‘do. If you want something chic but straightforward, get a blunt haircut. Here are some ideas to help you.

Pick one of these blunt haircut pegs

Blunt haircut: Woman on the street wearing white long-sleeved shirt with black short hair and bangs
Sleek, black hair and a blunt bob with bangs make for a high-fashioned look. Credit: Shutterstock

1. Blunt bob with bangs

If you dig short hair with bangs, get this blunt haircut. Rock this ‘do by remembering the three S’s: sleek, straight, and shiny. Blow dry your hair and straighten it using a flat iron, playing close attention to the tips so they don’t curve. Finish styling with a hair serum to add shine and tame frizz.

Editor’s tip: Prevent heat damage by spritzing TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Flat Iron Smoothing Spray on your hair before blow drying and ironing. 

Blunt haircut: Asian woman wearing a red orange dress with black shoulder-length hair and bangs sitting indoors
A blunt, haircut makes your tips look clean and neat. Credit: Shutterstock

2. Blunt shoulder-length bob

When you’re growing out your hair and you get regular trims to prevent split ends. you can add blunt ends to your shoulder-length hair. This way, your hair maintains a clean shape while it’s in that awkward length. Then, jazz it up with wispy bangs or see-through bangs.

Editor’s tip: Apply TONI&GUY High Shine Serum Drops to combat frizz and fly aways. 

Blunt haircut: Girl with black lob and baby bangs wearing a denim jacket standing next to a bike outdoors
Always blow dry your baby bangs down and straight to keep them in good shape. Credit: Shutterstock

3. Blunt lob with baby bangs

Thinking of getting baby bangs? This type of short, blunt bangs is best paired with a blunt haircut. Whether you get a blunt chin length bob or a blunt lob, the important thing is to maintain a smooth and sleek hairstyle. Use an anti-frizz shampoo and conditioner that nourishes each hair strand.

Editor’s tip: Wash your hair with TRESemmé Ultimate Straight & Shine Shampoo and TRESemmé Ultimate Straight & Shine Conditioner to help make your blunt lob sleek and straight every day. 

Blunt haircut: Woman with purple lob wearing an orange jacket and black tank top in an outdoor location
Experiment with bold colors to go with your blunt haircut. Credit:

4. Dyed lob

Have you just gotten a bold hair color? Let the focus be on that. With a blunt haircut, you won’t have too much going on in your hair. Keep your ‘do classy even if you have vibrant pink or purple hair by sticking to a a haircut with a simple shape.

Editor’s tip: Say goodbye to dry and dull colored hair with Cream Silk Color Protect Conditioner. This product also helps enhance your hair color while protecting your hair from damage. 

Blunt haircut: Woman with brown blunt lob wearing shades and black leather jacket walking on a street
Flip your hair and blow dry it to add volume. Credit:

5. Blowout blunt bob

If you have thin hair, add volume by modifying your hair part. Dry your hair by positioning the blow dryer on the new side. If you have a natural center part, try a left or side part for a change. Use a roller brush on the inner sections of your hair while blow drying to help boost your hair’s volume. Blow dry or iron your tips downwards to get rid of tikwas. 

Editor’s tip: You can also add texture to your blunt bob or lob by spritzing TONI&GUY Sea Salt Texturising Spray

Get the products you need to nail blunt haircuts through these links:
TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Flat Iron Smoothing Spray
TONI&GUY High Shine Serum Drops
Cream Silk Color Protect Conditioner
TONI&GUY Sea Salt Texturising Spray

Which blunt haircut do you like best? Bookmark this page on your phone and show these pegs to your stylist for when you want a mini makeover.

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