25 #SFW Hairstyles For Long Hair

Jennifer Hussein | 25 October 2018
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Keepin’ it casual in the office.

Trying to style your long locks can get a little frustrating, especially when you want a cute-yet-professional style for work. On the flipside, having an office-approved style can also be tricky when you want to be unique and creative with your look. But have no fear, we’re here to help! These styles are trés chic and totally appropriate for even the most sophisticated office environments. Check out some of our top picks for professional hairstyles for long hair that will definitely make you the trendsetter of the year at your job.



25 Professional Hairstyles For Long Hair



professional hairstyles for long hair classic highlights
Nothing beats the classics, which is why we love these highlights!

1. Classic Highlights

Give your hair a fresh pop of color with some classic highlights. Keep your color vibrant with TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Color Shampoo and TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Color Conditioner.

TRESemmé KERATIN SMOOTH COLOR SHAMPOO
TRESemmé KERATIN SMOOTH COLOR SHAMPOO
TRESemmé KERATIN SMOOTH COLOR CONDITIONER
TRESemmé KERATIN SMOOTH COLOR CONDITIONER
professional hairstyles for long hair curled middle part
Give your middle part some life with curls.

2. Curled Middle Part

Take your classic middle part to new heights with some voluminous curls. Make them tight ringlets or make some waves, as you can never go wrong with this style.

professional hairstyles for long hair wrapped ponytail
Upgrade your ponytail by wrapping it.

3. Wrapped Ponytail

Tired of the same old ponytail? Give it some detail with this simple switch up! Just simply wrap a small section of hair around the shaft of your ponytail, pin it down, and you have a trendy style to wear around the office.

professional hairstyles for long hair crown braid
A crown braid is a regally posh look. Photo credit: Verity Jane Smith

4. Crown Braid

A crown braid is perfect for adding a little boho fever to your work attire. This style is easy to create and perfect for heading to work (and happy hour).

professional hairstyles for long hair straight middle part
Keep it sleek,sexy, and SFW. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

5. Straight Middle Part

A sleek and straight style with a middle part is a classic style that we’ll never get over. Give your straightened locks an extra boost of shine with Nexxus Oil Infinite Nourishing Hair Oil.

NEXXUS OIL INFINITE NOURISHING HAIR OIL
NEXXUS OIL INFINITE NOURISHING HAIR OIL
professional hairstyles for long hair swooped bangs
Lift up your look with these swooped bangs.

6. Swooped Bangs

Get a sassy and classy look with swooped bangs! This is definitely one of our favorite professional hairstyles for long hair for its playfulness and spunk.

professional hairstyles for long hair 3-section braid
So chic, yet so simple to create.

7. Three-Strand Braid

Nothing beats a simple braided look. Just section your hair into three parts, braid using the three-strand stitch, and you’re ready to head to your morning commute in style.

professional hairstyles for long hair updo with bangs
Have a bangin’ hairstyle with some bangs on your updo. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

8. Updo With Bangs

Play with your updo by adding some funky bangs into your style! Fun and flirty bangs are a great way to add an extra edge to your look.

professional hairstyles for long hair fringe bangs
A fringed bang is the hottest style for this season. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

9. Fringes Bangs

If you have thin hair or if you just want a more subtle look, try out some fringe bangs. These wispy bangs are great for adding just a touch of chic style to your hair. Give your bangs a textured look while staying in control all day long with Nexxus Styling Maxximum Finishing Mist.

NEXXUS STYLING MAXXIMUM FINISHING MIST
NEXXUS STYLING MAXXIMUM FINISHING MIST
professional hairstyles for long hair twists
Twist up your style with some twists.

10. Twists

Twists are one of the best work hairstyles for long hair, especially for those with a natural or curly texture. They give your locks extra detail and style, while staying totally suitable for the office.

professional hairstyles for long hair halo braid
This look is the holy grail of braids.

11. Halo Braid

If you want a feminine touch, a halo braid is definitely one of the top professional hairstyles for long hair. It’s a standout hairstyle that gives your work look a softer edge.

professional hairstyles for long hair mini top knot
A mini top knot is perfect for those no-shower days.

12. Mini Top Knot Bun

Give your style a playful edge with a mini top knot bun. It’s an adorable style that we’re totally obsessing over.

professional hairstyles for long hair natural curls
Let your natural curls flow freely!

13. Natural Curls

Your natural curls are beautiful just the way they are, so why hide them? Just keep them frizz-free with some hair gel and you’ll have the best hair in the office! One of our favorite gels is TRESemmé TRES Two Mega Firm Control Gel for its long lasting hold without any crunch.

TRESemmé TRES TWO MEGA FIRM CONTROL GEL
TRESemmé TRES TWO MEGA FIRM CONTROL GEL
professional hairstyles for long hair vintsge updo
Try a blast from the past vintage updo style at your next office meeting.

14. Vintage Updo

This timeless look is one of the best business hairstyles for long hair that you’ll ever see. This voluminous style will bring your hair to new heights and make everyone in the office eye your hair in envy.

professional hairstyles for long hair natural
Who said you ever actually had to style your hair to make it look great?

15. Natural

Why style your hair when you can just roll out of bed, grab a brush and head out the door? A shower isn’t even 100 percent necessary, just spritz Dove Refresh+Care Fresh & Floral Dry Shampoo to reduce oil and sheen in your locks and you’re good to go.

DOVE FRESH & FLORAL DRY SHAMPOO
DOVE FRESH & FLORAL DRY SHAMPOO
professional hairstyles for long hair curls with bangs
Curls and bans are just a match made in hair heaven. Photo credit: Allyson Alapont

16. Curls With Bangs

Full, bold bangs with voluminous curls are a great choice for the office. This combination adds a posh and trendy look to your average work style, while going flawlessly together.

professional hairstyles for long hair half up with bow
Play with your average half up style by adding a bow.

17. Half Up With A Bow

Dress up your hair with a fun and playful bow! Adding a bow to your half-up style helps make it reach new levels of chic.

professional hairstyles for long hair fishtail braid
A fishtail braid is a classic style for every girl.

18. Fishtail Braid

This classic braid is perfect for adding some style to your professional looks. It’s a fun way to add extra chicness to your hairstyle for the day.

professional hairstyles for long hair loose braid
Get a laid back look fro the office with this extremely loose braid.

19. Extremely Loose Braid

This loose braid is definitely one of our more laid-back professional hairstyles for long hair. If you’re looking for a unique way to spin your usual braids, this is definitely one for the books!

professional hairstyles for long hair hat
Switch up your style with a fun hat!

20. Hat

A simple hat can completely transform your work look in an instant, especially if it’s a no-shower day. Just spritz your hair with Nexxus Dry Shampoo Refreshing Mist, put on your favorite fedora and your style is complete!

NEXXUS DRY SHAMPOO REFRESHING MIST
NEXXUS DRY SHAMPOO REFRESHING MIST
professional hairstyles for long hair braided sock bun
Give your sock bun a major upgrade with a braid.

21. Braided Sock Bun

Upgrade your average sock bun with extra detail by adding a braid around it.

professional hairstyles for long hair loose curls
These loose curls are filled with body and volume.

22. Loose Curls

Some loose, wavy curls are perfect for getting a hot and fresh style with little effort.

professional hairstyles for long hair classic half up
Professional hairstyles for long hair: A classic half updo is one of our signature styles. Photo credit: Dvora

23. Classic Half Updo

We’re all about the classic looks, that’s why we’re totally obsessed with this hair staple! Just pin back some strands and you’re ready to take on the day in style.

professional hairstyles for long hair naturally straight
Let your naturally straight hair locks fly free.

24. Naturally Straight

If you have naturally straight hair, then let your locks flow au natural. Just tame any frizz with Dove Style+Care Extra Hold Hairspray and your hair is ready for action.

DOVE STYLE+CARE COMPRESSED EXTRA HOLD HAIRSPRAY
DOVE STYLE+CARE COMPRESSED EXTRA HOLD HAIRSPRAY
professional hairstyles for long hair ombre
Get the best of both worlds with an ombré style.

25. Ombré

Want to give your hair just a pop of color? Then try out an ombré look. This dramatic gradient of color is perfect for those of you professional ladies who want to switch up their style to something more trendy.

 

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