Curtain bangs are the trendiest hairstyle this season. However, they have been around for a long time. Throughout the decades, bangs have been dominating the hairstyle industry. Curtain bangs, especially are a fan favorite. This is because curtain bangs look good on most face types. Moreover, they make your hair look voluminous. So, it’s a win-win situation for anyone who gets it. We have seen the curtain bangs dominate the 80’s, especially the 90’s. the ’90s curtain bangs are the most trendy right now. And they are making a comeback. Surely, any hairdresser can give you curtain bangs. You can do it at home too, given that you follow the right methods. However, your hair looks the best a day or two after you cut and style it. A few days later, you might be at a total loss on how to style curtain bangs. However, don’t worry. In this article, we’ll talk about ten different ways how to style curtain bangs. So, without further ado, let’s get into it!
10 ways to style curtain bangs
Let's check out the fantastic ways to style curtain bangs easily!
1. Fluffy curtain bangs
Curtain bangs look different on every hair. It might look different on thin hair and thick hair. If you have really thin hair with curtain bangs, this one is for you. Sometimes, on thin hair, curtain bangs look really flat. So, you can style it in a way that makes your curtain bangs look fluffy and give your hair more volume. For this style, all you need is a comb and hairspray. Start by brushing your bangs backward. This will create a more fluffy and teased look. After you get a volume that you like, start spraying hairspray on it. This will make sure that the volume lasts all day. After that, you can leave your curtain bangs like that, or you can pin them to the sides for a more chic look.
2. Curtain bangs with messy top knot
Now, if you have curtain bangs with really long hair, this is it for you. Sometimes, curtain bangs can get in the way, especially if you have long hair. You might be irritated or annoyed by it. So, for this, the best thing you can do is style your curtain bangs with a messy top knot. You need a comb, a hairspray, and a hair tie. Start by combing your hair up, leaving the curtain bangs. Put it in a ponytail and wrap it around in a bun. Spray some hair spray so that it stays in place. After that, start combing your curtain bangs sideways, away from your face. Spray some hairspray on your bangs too, so that it stays in place. And voila! You’re done with this hairstyle.
3. Micro curtain bangs
So, you’ve gotten micro curtain bangs. You thought it looked very cool and edgy at the salon. Now, two days later, you don’t like it anymore because you think it looks out of place. This is happening because you probably can’t style it the way you want to. But don’t worry, we got you! If you have long hair with micro curtain bangs, start by putting your hair in a low ponytail. Take some hair gel, and put it all over your curtain bangs. Make sure that the bangs stick over your forehead. However, if you have shorter hair with micro curtain bangs, just try the classic beach wave look! Curl your bangs into beach waves and you’re good to go. It will give you a softer look.
4. Full coverage curtain bangs
So, you’ve gotten your curtain bangs a few months ago. And now they’re at a stage where they’re a bit long, but not too long to be tied back. You might be at a complete loss on what to do with them. But don’t worry. For this style, you need hairspray, comb, and Bobby pins. Start by combing your hair thoroughly. Then, part your curtain bangs to the side. This way, they will not fall into your face. Pin in with some bobby pins, and spray your hair spray thoroughly. This way, your bangs will make your hair look voluminous, while still being out of your face! You can also style it up with some hair accessories or pieces of jewelry if you want to.
5. Middle part curtain bangs
Middle-part curtain bangs are the best hairstyle if you want the best of both worlds. If you want to have curtain bangs but still want to style your hair without them being too obvious, this is it. For this hairstyle, all you need is a comb and some bobby pins. Start by combing your hair thoroughly. Now, part your bangs down the middle. Don’t worry if it’s not perfect, because we’re going for an effortless look here. After parting your hair, start combing it sideways. You can spray some hairspray so that it stays in place for a long time. For more security, you can also put some bobby pins in it. This style looks best on people with a heavily structured face. It brings out your features more. You can also style it with some hair accessories.
6. Curly curtain bangs
If you have curly hair, and you recently got curtain bangs, then good for you! People think that curly hair doesn’t suit curtain bangs, but they’re absolutely wrong! Curly hair can look extremely one-dimensional at times. Curtain bangs give them the desired change that it needs! However, if you’re struggling to style it, then look no further. You don’t need to change your natural hair structure for this. All you need is a couple of small, thin hair ties and a comb. Start by parting your bangs from the middle. Then twist the individual sections carefully. You can even braid them if you want to. Then secure the twisted hair with hair ties. This is a cute and playful look that is perfect for casual outings.
7. 80’s curtain bangs
The ’80s were a fun time for funky hairstyles. From choppy fringes, to grown-out mullets, that era defined style. Believe it or not, curtain bangs have been around since the ’80s. though the 80s bangs are a bit different than what we see today. So, if you’re curtain bangs turned out a bit choppy, then tune in! For this style, you need is a comb and hairspray. Start by brushing your hair thoroughly. Start back-combing it to create more of a raw and unfiltered vibe. Now, spray hairspray all over to create a more fluffy look. For the bangs, you want to keep it very messy and unkempt. Put hairspray all over it, and start teasing it in and out. It’s going to create a more dimensional look.
8. 90’s supermodel bangs
The 90’s supermodel bangs are all in the rage right now. From Gigi Hadid to Kendall Jenner, everyone is getting the 90’s curtain bangs right now. It’s one of the classiest and easy to maintain bangs. And here’s how you can style it. 90s curtain bangs are all about the sleek and minimal look. So, for this look, you need a blow dryer, hairspray, and a comb. Start by combing your hair. Then take the blow dryer and start blowing your bangs outwards. Once that’s done, take some hairspray and spray it all over your hair. This look is very minimal and focuses on the natural beauty of your hair.
9. French curtain bangs
French curtain bangs are very high fashion. They look good on everyone, and it goes with most outfits. So, to maintain and style French curtain bangs, you just need some hairspray, a comb, and a flat iron. Bring all your bangs to the front of your face. French curtain bangs are usually smaller, so they shouldn’t cover your eyes as such. Start by combing your hair. Then straighten your bangs using the flat iron. It will give a sharper look. Keep the rest of your hair as it is for a more natural vibe. And you’re done with this hairstyle!
10. Layered curtain bangs
Layered curtain bangs can be definitely hard to style. But they can be done using the right techniques. Layered curtain bangs look the best when it’s styled very loosely. You should focus more on bringing out the layered cut. So all you need is a curling iron, a comb, and hairspray. Start by curling the layered pieces into subtle waves. It should not be too overbearing. Then loosely curl your curtain bangs too, so that it falls effortlessly across your face. This style is the best for framing your face, and it looks good for all occasions as well! And it just takes a few minutes.
So, we have come to the end of this blog. I hope that you make use of the tips and tricks in this blog. Do not forget to maintain your bangs while you’re at it. Try to prevent split ends and rough edges. Other than that, you’re good to go! Rock your new haircut with trendy styles every day.
Marlene Anthony is a passionate word knitter who aims to explore all spheres as a content creator. Writing gives her utmost happiness as it helps her explore herself and pour her vision and thoughts into words. Besides, she spends time reading, exploring the mountains, and designing her home during her leisure time, making the most of her available options.