Asymmetrical Bob Haircut Ideas: 15 Cuts to Inspire Your New Look

Alyssa François | 19 July 2017
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All the asymmetrical bob haircut inspiration you need.

While the traditional, one-length bob haircut remains a classic, we think it’s time to mix things up a bit by checking out the asymmetrical bob haircut! If it’s done the wrong way, the angled cut can look dated, but when done right, you’ll have a fresh, modern and even edgy new look. And there’s more than one way to go about nailing the perfect asymmetrical bob that could include updating your color, trying out a new shape or playing with the angle of your chop. Still need some help to figure out the best one for you? Scroll through our gallery for asymmetrical bobs that anyone can pull off.

Asymmetrical Bob: 15 Haircut Ideas to Swoon Over

asymmetrical bob: ear tuck style
Swept back and chic.

1. The Ear Tuck Style

Slide half of your hair behind your ear to put all the attention to one side.

asymmetrical bob: heavy bangs
Full-on fringe.

2. Heavy Bangs

Take advantage of your fringe benefits by creating this heavy bang style.

asymmetrical bob: deep side part
The deeper the part, the better.

3. Deep Side Part

Go for a hight-impact look with a super deep hair parting.

asymmetrical bob: curls
Straight feels too serious, curls feel more fun.

4. Curly Asymmetrical Bob

Try your hand at an elegant look with curls on your asymmetrical bob.

asymmetrical haircut: subtle angle shape
An updated take on the classic bob cut.

5. The Subtle Angled Cut

Want something that looks like a bob haircut but not really? Ask your stylist for a subtle angled shape to update the look.

asymmetrical bob: sharp cut
Very precise and clean cut.

6. Sharp Asymmetrical Bob

This look is great if you’re looking for an edgy cut. The razor sharp cut adds definition to the overall style.

asymmetrical bob: classic cut
Opt for the classic look.

7. Casual Cut

If you’re looking to achieve something as close to the traditional bob haircut as possible, consider this slightly angled cut.

asymmetrical bob: angular cut
Brush forward for a volume boost.

8. Angular Cut

If you’re going for a full, angular cut, it all depends on your styling technique. Brush your hair forward when blowdrying to create this full effect.

asymmetrical bob: faux bob
Don’t want to cut it? Fake the look with this trick.

9. Faux Asymmetrical Bob

Tuck your long hair into the neck of your sweater to create the look of an asymmetrical bob without cutting your hair.

asymmetrical bob: red hair
Red, vibrant and flowy.

10. Short Red Asymmetrical Bob

Short asymmetrical bob on fine hair help retain movement. When done with layers, it gives the illusion of fuller and thicker hair.

asymmetrical bob: loose waves
Body and texture.

11. Lob Style

Go a little heavier on the front layers to create this modern lob-inspired style.

asymmetrical bob: waves
Tease waves to add texture.

12. Wavy Asymmetrical Bob

If anyone ever tells you that you can’t do much styling with angled bobs, don’t believe them. From waves to curls and low ponytails in between, the options are endless.

asymmetrical bob: platinum blonde
Add a striking hue.

13. Blonde Asymmetrical Bob

Update your cut with a striking and bold platinum hue.

asymmetrical bob: short angled crop
Accentuate your face shape with this cut.

14. Super Short Angled Bob

Looking for a cut that helps frame your face? Look no further than this super short angled crop.

asymmetrical bob: ombre
Add a pop of color to your bob style.

15. Ombré Asymmetrical Bob

Use the ombré technique to add a pop of color to your haircut and to add dimension.

 

If you love these looks, we’ve got more! Here are 11 more asymmetrical cuts to inspire your new look! 

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