Pixie cut with bangs is the power hair combination taking over this season.
If you’re looking for a fresh new haircut that not only ticks all the latest trend boxes but just so happens to work on all face shapes and hair types, then look no further than a pixie cut with bangs. Saved on all our Pinterest boards and spotted on our Instagram feeds, this dreamy hair combination has been popping up everywhere!
Already finding an excuse as to why this style isn’t for you? Well, stop. Not only are pixie cuts universally flattering (meaning there’s no reason why you shouldn’t give one a whirl) but the shorter cut can help to accentuate facial features you didn’t even know you had – so long contour kit.
From a long pixie cut with bangs to a stylish micro fringe, see our top pixie hair ideas by scrolling through our gallery above and for all our expert tips simply read on…
Pixie haircut with bangs: All the styles we are are loving right now
If you thought long hair was low-maintenance (7 days of messy buns, anyone?), you will be pleased to know that you can be just as casual and laid back with a shorter style. Take this pixie cut with textured bangs for instance; it’s carefree aesthetic means you can simply wash and go with minimum styling required. Credit: @yebeccaroo
Tip: To stop your tresses from falling flat, ask your stylist to add in feathered layers for some natural bounce and movement.
We have style icons of decades past (including Mia Farrow and Jean Seberg) to thank for bringing this classic short pixie cut with bangs to the mainstream.
The timeless haircut still looks as fresh today as it did during its peak in the 1960’s, so you only need toturn to classic movies such as Breathless and Rosemary’s Baby for hair inspiration. Credit: @meucabelocurto
Editor’s tip: Style your pixie using a reworkable wax for a natural-feeling finish that still gives tresses definition. We love the VO5 Classic Styling Soft Moulding Wax as it provides the shine and frizz-control you need while squashing all your frizz woes, too.
Looking for pixie cut and long bangs combinations? Then this Instagrammer has the look you need. The pixie-meets-bob-length tresses are a great way to dip your toe in the pool of shorter styles without fully committing.
From Ruth Negga to the iconic Halle Berry pixie, more and more women are embracing pixie cuts on curly hair – and when it looks this fabulous, we understand why.
To give her style a little edge, and to make her pixie cut and long bangs combo really pop, this curly-haired Instagrammer shaved the sides of her hair, which just so happens to highlight her stunning features. Credit: @beautybyrachelrenaepaz
For modern-day variations, look to stars like Emma Watson and Bella Hadid, both of who have been spotted wearing the look in fresh and stylish ways. Credit: @isabellasaa
Editor’s tip: If you’re thinking of styling your pixie straight just like this Instagrammer, make sure to prep your hair before using heated styling tools.
We suggest using TONI&GUY Primer Smoothing Spray for not only protecting your hair from heat and humidity but for helping to control frizz, so you can have the smooth and sleek tresses you have always wanted.
Already rocking a pixie cut but want to update your style for any occasion, all without the commitment? Or how about simply playing around with which bangs style will suit you? Then you know what they say: fake it ’til you make it.
Simply sweep your hair forward to create side, full or even sweeping bangs. Each of these faux styles have their benefits, but the best thing is that you can try them all and see which suits you best! Credit: @hollygirldoeshair