Long curly hairstyles are fun to play around with—plus they have the added benefit of always looking interesting, even if all you did was wash! Curly long locks are the life of the party and stand out against the rest in their own beautiful and striking way.
But sometimes, styling can feel like a challenge. If you’re tired of trying the same old styles, we’re here to help! These bouncy, chic hairstyles for long curly hair will step your hair game up in an instant. So, out with the old styles and in with these fabulous bouncy hairstyles for long curly hair.
23 Long Curly Hairstyles
1. Platinum Hair
An edgy platinum blonde color will take your long curly hairstyles to new levels. To make your curls stay put all day without any crunch or stiffness, use TRESemmé TRES Two Extra Hold Mousse.
2. Classic Curls
Nothing beats the classics, and these curls are not an exception to that rule. Classic curls are always our go-to for a hot night out.
3. Tight Curls
Tight curls are one of our favorite long curly hairstyles. They’re cute, quirky and fun to style. Use Dove Amplified Textures Shine & Moisture Finishing Gel to set your curls.
A half-up hairstyle is perfect for those days when you skip the shower. It’s an effortless, easy style that still makes you look chic and polished.
5. Styled Ponytail
Dress up your curly ponytail with a braid for some added detail.
Scrunched hair is one of our favorite styles. It’s always a cute and fun hairstyle to rock during the day, or even on a night out. To keep your scrunched hair in place all day long, use Dove Style+Care Flexible Hold Hairspray.
7. Halo Braid
If you’re going for a more feminine look, but don’t have time for elaborate hairstyles, a simple halo braid can upgrade your look!
If you’re an avid All Things Hair reader, then you know we’re big fans of the ombré style. This drastic gradient of color looks flawless on every hair type and gives curls a sexy look. Use SheaMoisture 100% Virgin Coconut Oil Daily Hydration Leave-In Treatment to give your curls some extra oomph.
9. Pinned-Back Braids
Pulling two braids back is a simple and easy way to get a polished style. Simple three-strand braids will do just the trick to take your long curly hairstyle to new heights.
10. Voluminous Curls
Big, striking curls are a lot easier to create than you’d expect. Just grab a large curling iron, then set your curls with Dove Style+Care Curls Defining Mousse, and voilà! You have perfect, Hollywood-ready curls.
11. Half Bun
Half buns are always a fun long curly hairstyle to try out. They are simple, effortless and give your hair the appearance of extra volume and fullness.
Balayage locks are always a sexy look, and curly strands compliment a colored style so perfectly.
Bows give your look a sweet and quirky vibe. You can go for a subtle bow style, or grab your biggest and boldest bows. Either way, you’ll look gorgeous!
14. Full Bangs
Full and fringed bangs are going to be the style of the season. They’re edgy, rebellious and go against the grain, and we’re loving just about every part of this style. Set your bangs with Nexxus Maxximum Finishing Spray to give some control to your look.
We’re predicting pigtails are going to make a major comeback this season, and with good reason. This hairstyle is so cute, and it gives long curly hair a tamed yet voluminous feel.
16. Heavy Side Part
Do your curls feel a little on the flatter side today? Switching up your part can easily help you create a fuller look. Shifting your curls to a heavy side part makes them look extra voluminous and bouncy.
17. Middle Part
Or, if you’re a bigger fan of the middle part, you can tease your roots and ends to create a bigger and bolder look.
18. Voluminous Boost
Give your tiny curls a boost of volume to get a thick mane of luscious curls!
19. Top Knot Bun
A top knot bun is a sweet and playful way to give your look an effortless vibe. This look is one of the long curly hairstyles we know will never go out of style.
Cute, tight ringlets are great for just about any occasion. Whether you’re headed to happy hour with the ladies or going to an elegant dinner date, these bouncy ringlets are sure to make everyone eye you with envy.
21. Natural Curls
Who said you had to style long curly hairstyles to make them look good? Let your natural curls flow in the wind on their own!
If you want to give your curly long hairstyle a more natural two-toned look, then the sombré is definitely the hair dyeing choice for you. This is the more subtle cousin of the drastic ombré, and it will give your locks just enough color to make you stand out from the crowd.
23. Space Buns
Space buns look extra voluminous when made with long curly hair. Give your space buns weather-proof control by spritzing them with Nexxus Comb Thru Volume Finishing Mist.