When it comes to sexy hairstyles for long hair, you’ve got lots and lots and lots of options! Sure, you could do the classic straight long locks, but why not up your game? Get creative with curling and flat irons, play around with curtain bangs… and don’t even get us started on the endless braid possibilities out there.
Keep scrolling to get inspo for sexy hairstyle ideas for long hair.
23 Sexy Hairstyles for Long Hair
From high ponytails to unique braids, achieving sexy hairstyles is so much easier than you think. Check out thr best looks for long hair.
1. High Ponytail
The high ponytail is one of the classic sexy hairstyles for long hair that you keep going back to for two reasons: one, the “swish” effect—the way your hair moves across your shoulders can be mesmerizing; and two, it’s the perfect way to show off both your face and your hair at once.
2. Box Braids High Ponytail
Box braids high ponytails are another classic way to have sexy long hair. Keep your style glossy with Suave Professionals Castor Oil & Mango Butter for Natural Hair and Scalp Oil.
3. Accent Braid
Create a single face-framing French braid, and then keep the rest of your hair loose. One of the many easy sexy hairstyles for long hair that’s on this list.
4. Middle Part and Crimped Details
Give yourself a middle part, and then with a flat iron, crimp sections of your hair midway through the shaft. Before you touch that heat tool, spray Dove Style+Care Smooth & Shine Heat-Protection Spray and protect your hair from heat-induced damage.
5. ’80s Bangs for Sexy Hairstyles for Long Hair
Go retro-sexy with a thick full fringe and some volume at the crown. Back comb hair and then set it with TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Extend Hold Level 4 for a long-lasting hold that keeps hair touchably soft.
6. Box Braids and Waves
Wear your box braids with loose ends in a half-up style.
7. Loose Curls Sexy Hairstyle for Long Hair
8. Braided Updo
Who says updos are all about placing your hair on top of your head? Create a braided updo with hair long and loose. Braids are easy to create on second-day hair. Use Suave Professionals Natural Refresh Dry Shampoo to freshen up your locks; infused with Argan oil, it also adds shine.
9. Blue Ombré and Curls
Toss on blue ombré highlights and create big, loose curls to show off that hue.
10. Halo Braid
Using the halo braid tutorial, create a partial halo braid, and then leave the rest of your hair loose. This a great way to wear your hair down while also keeping it out of your face in an elegant way.
11. Tiny Braid Updo
Go ahead and create an updo, and then make it sexier with tiny braids. Use Emerge Glow Off Oil Serum to moisturize your hair and add shine.
12. Slick It Back
Yes, long hair can be slicked back. The trick is to slick it back around your hairline, then keep the rest of the hair straight and smooth. Your secret weapon is TRESemmé TRES Two Ultra Firm Control Gel.
13. Deep Side Part
Whether you have relaxed hair or not, a deep side part, where you can peek out from your bangs is very sexy.
14. Curtain Bangs
Curtain bangs, a.k.a. peek-a-boo bangs, are bangs that can come down to the middle of your nose. You can wear them straight across or swept to the side. Like a deep side part, any time you’re peeking out from long hair is a hallmark of sexy haircuts for long hair.
15. Fishtail Boxer Braids
Just when you think that braided hairstyle ideas for long hair couldn’t get any more creative, they just did…
16. Side French 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 French braid, like this.
Editor’s tip: Want your look to stay in place? Try setting it with the some of the Suave Professionals Flexible Control Non-Aerosol 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.
17. 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.
18. 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.
19. 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.
20. Straight Hair With Clips
Who says you can’t wear your long hair straight? You can easily make your straight hair look new again with the addition of pretty hair accessories. And, let’s just say, we’re going pearl crazy.
21. 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.
22. Long Curls With Bangs
23. Hollywood Curls
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 color trends are hot-to-trot!
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