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5 Beautiful Side Swept Hairstyles

Who knew picking sides would be this chic?

Side swept hairstyles can be either dramatic and subtle, and you can create side swept hairstyles for long and short hair alike. When you flip your part, it’s like giving yourself a makeover! These statement-making styles can also work for day and night; go ahead and play with accessories too, as they can up the glam factor in seconds. Side swept hairstyles are an instant way to change your perspective and add a touch of glam to any look!

Get inspired by the fabulous looks below:

1. Pixie with Curls

side swept hairstyles long bangs curled to one side.
Curl your bangs and direct them to one side.

Create a deep side part, and with a curling iron create gorg curls. Keep hair in place with TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Extend Hold Level 4. This ensure that your style won’t droop, and your hair will feel soft and flexible. Add a beautiful hair accessory like a floral headband to amp up the look even more.

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2. Classic Bun with a Twist

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Classy cool. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

After making a deep side part for your side swept hairstyle, use Bed Head by TIGI Wax Stick on your hair for shine and hold through your hair. Then make a classic bun at the nape of your neck, or angle the bun to one side. Leave ends untucked so that they fan out. For the front, pick out a few baby hairs or wisps to frame your face.

3. Side Swept Half Up

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#wokeuplikethis #Yaass Photo Credit: Indigitalimages.com.

Messy side swept hairstyles can be rocker chic and glam too. When creating the side swept part, don’t aim for perfection, but aim to make it a more #Iwokeuplikethis vibe. Then gather some strands into a mini-bun at the back of the head, and the rest of the strands are loose and long.

4. Messy Bun and Bobby Pin

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The pin makes it. Photo Credit: Indigitalimages.com

This side swept hairstyle works for everything from bobs to long tresses. First create a side swept part, then make a low bun at either one side or at the nape, but leave a few strands loose on one side. Then simply pin the pieces with a bobby or jeweled hair pin. Finish with a mist of Bed Head by TIGI Headrush Shine Hair Spray to add some shiny hold to your strands.

5. Side Swept Part and Chignon

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Big guns at a big event. Photo credit: indigitalimages.com

Get inspired by the side swept hairstyle trend and incorporate the look into a fancy occasion hairstyle. This will add some instant lift to your updo, and give your style some structure too! Use our tutorial on how to create a chignon, and go full-on royal family with a sparkly tiara.

Are you thinking about trying a side swept hairstyle? Be sure to share the results with us over @AllThingsHairUS!

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