Lucky enough to have Rapunzel-worthy hair? Then you’ll be happy to know you’ve also got a lot of styling options that can help you make the most out of your tresses. Not sure where to begin looking for long hair ideas? We’ve got you covered: we’ve shared all our fave long hairstyles, below.
1. Effortless layers
Eager for effortless hairstyle ideas for long hair? This timeless cut for long hair also oozes that “just got out of bed” attitude, thanks to the long, tousled layers that have been built into the style.
This helps to add movement and works wonders on those who want to make their fine hair look thicker. It’s also a current fave of Miley Cyrus.
Editor’s tip: Want to recreate this plumped up look at home? Try prepping your hair with a small amount of the TRESemmé Collagen+ Fullness Thickening Balm.
Spread this product evenly through damp hair before blow dry. This system works to plump each strand and instantly help hair look thicker.
2. Sleek hair
So, what’s the best thing about this super-straight, glossy hairstyle? Aside from being easy to recreate (our straightening hair tutorial is all you need!), it’ll also make your long hair look worthy of the red carpet.
3. Soft layers with blunt fringe
It’ll add a youthful edge to your sophisticated lengthy locks and help balance out face shapes that are oval or elongated.
4. Bardot bangs with retro curls
5. Low knot bun
Looking for easy hairstyle ideas for long hair? This neat, low knot bun has got you sorted.
6. Long shag haircut
You can’t talk about haircut ideas for long hair without mentioning this iconic hairstyle: the shag. This modern, more polished take on the cut will help you liven up your strands and make them look stylishly on-trend, too.
7. Simple braid
Gemma Chan proves that a simple three-strand braid instantly enhances long hair. Guess now’s the time to practice plaiting your hair! The fun doesn’t have to end there, we’ve got more braided long hair ideas, here.
Editor’s tip: Your long braided hairstyles will always look picture-perfect if you use the TONI&GUY Flexible Hold Braid Balm to create them.
Suitable to use on both wet and dry strands, this balm gives flexible hold and provides your plait with added structure.
8. Super long
Here’s your way to wear super long hair with a fresh twist: try loosely-curling the ends. This is a quick way to make your strands feel new again, plus it doesn’t take much time to create at all!
9. Ballerina bun
10. Low bun
11. Top knot
Not only is this top knot one of the simplest hairstyles out there, but it’s also another great ‘do to rely on when you want your long tresses off your face. So, it’s no wonder we always see celebs wearing it.
12. Textured ponytail
13. Wavy ponytail with hair clips
Team some well-placed hair slides with your wavy ponytail for an exciting look that’s perfect for the office and beyond.
14. Fishtail boxer braids
Just when you think that braided hairstyle ideas for long hair couldn’t get any more creative, they just did…
15. Braids and waves
Slept in and don’t have time to plait all of your hair? No need to panic: work with your natural texture and weave a simple side braid, like this.
Editor’s tip: Want your look to stay in place? Try setting it with the some of the VO5 Flexible Hold Hairspray.
This new hairspray gives natural hold (that lasts all day!), and thanks to its quick-drying formula, you’ll be left with non-sticky hair that you can run your fingers through.
16. Milkmaid braid
If you are looking for something a little more romantic, try your hand at recreating this milkmaid braid. Whether you’re attending a wedding or a last-minute brunch, this hairstyle will certainly help you look the part.
17. Loose beachy waves
We all know that beachy waves aren’t going anywhere anytime soon. And, if you want to give them a go, this softly tousled hairstyle is all you need to inspire you to try the look.
18. Micro bangs
Daring long hair ideas don’t get bolder than this. And, if you’re feeling brave enough, consider getting a micro fringe. It’ll give your current look some serious cool-girl edge.
19. Straight hair with clips
20. Half-up, half-down hair
For some messy yet romantic vibes, try this easy half-up bun hairstyle. It’ll allow you to show off your luscious lengths and also keep your hair off your face.
21. Voluminous half-up hair
Need long hair ideas for fine hair? Look no further than this sexy half-up hairstyle.
By backcombing the roots you’ll add volume to your crown, which will not only boost the height of your style but actually make the rest of your locks look fuller, too (especially if you curl them).
22. Long curls with bangs
23. Hollywood curls
24. Side part hair
You don’t always have to stick to rocking a middle part. In fact, you can give your long strands a really quick refresh by copying this neat side-parted hairstyle. Since this look is universally flattering, its guaranteed to work a treat on all face types.
25. Dyed long hair
If you’re a long-hair devotee and feeling daring, why not make 2019 the year you finally dye your hair a different shade? Luckily for you, we already know what hair colour trends are hot-to-trot!
26. Mermaid curls
Giving your long hairstyles a summery vibe is going to be a breeze — just wear your strands with a wet-look effect, like this. The best part? You can wear the look slick or with natural long curls.