Ombre Hair with Bangs: 10 Brilliant Ways to Wear this Bold Style

Take the drama up a notch. 

Would you believe us if we told you that bangs are still in style? (Always and forever though, right?) The latest iteration of this classic style is ombre hair with bangs and it’s one of our favorite new trends of the season.

Ombre hair with bangs combines the old with the new, the classic with the fresh, and it’s undeniably chic in a way so few hairstyles are.

If you’re thinking about giving this soon-to-be iconic combination a try, read on for all the inspiration you need:

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Take the transition slow and easy.

1. Subtle Transition

Show your colorist this photo for inspiration and opt for a super subtle transition from one color to another. Not only does this do less damage to your strands than a higher contrast color combination; it also looks understated and chic.

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Pair your ombré with an on-trend lob.

2. Ombre Lob

Why stop at two trends when you can wear three, all at the same time? Pair your ombre hair with bangs with a trendy lob.

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Learn how to air-dry like a pro.

3. Easy Texture

Achieving texture has never been so easy. With the help of a salt spray, you can awaken your ombre style. Spray your damp hair with Bed Head By TIGI Queen Beach Salt Infused Texture Spray for the perfect air-dried texture every time.

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Straighten your strands.

4. Stick-Straight

Style your strands in a sleek and easy stick-straight style. Start by prepping your hair with TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Heat Defense Spray to protect your hair and give it an extra dose of silky texture. Then, use your flat iron to straighten your hair until it’s straight and silky smooth.

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Brush your bangs to the side.

5. Full Bangs

Opt for a set of full bangs but rest assured that you can easily brush them to the side on those days when you’re not really down for such a bold style.

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Ombre doesn’t always mean blonde and brunette.

6. Pink Bob

Reinterpret the classic ombre style by swapping out brunette and blonde for shades of pink and purple.

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There’s nothing like a fresh cut.

7. Choppy Layers

Pair your new style with a fresh cut. These choppy layers look best when freshly cut so be sure to keep up with your routine haircuts.

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Play with color and volume.

8. Blue Ombre

Take the drama up a notch by opting for a bold shade of blue color. Ask your stylist to cut side bangs into your style for even more drama and volume.

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These blonde highlights catch the light beautifully.

9. Catch the Light

Catch the light with subtle blonde highlights. Work this lighter color into your style to lighten up your overall look.

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Go from light to purple for a bold statement.

10. Bleached Color

Lighten up your entire look by pairing bleach blonde color with light purple ends. Curl your hair with a 1-inch curling iron to recreate this look and finish it off with a mist of Dove Style+Care Extra Hold Hairspray to keep the look in place.