Long hair is classic and chic, the one length that would never go out of style. Everyone from models, celebrities and even rockers have worn this length. Long hair might sound a little boring for those who like to play around with their hairstyle alot, but you’re wrong as there are lots of way to wear this length, from wispy layers, blunt bangs, angled ends and the list just goes on.
Apart from all the small but big details the hairstylist could add to your hair to make your hair look more unique and sexy, another good thing about this length is that there are endless ways to styling your hair. An elegant up-do, to braids, waves, or even just simply leaving it down.
Below are 50 of our favorite long length hairstyles and haircuts, scroll down, pick one and give it a go!
Sleek Straight With Layers
Blow-dry the hair for a sleek and smooth style, the hairstyle shows off the layers that are cut through the front and the sides, and compliments a round face shape. Finish the look with some hair products to tame fly-away hair.
Long Wavy Hairstyle
These highlighted locks are styled into loose waves while long layers are cut around the back and sides. Finish with some hairstyling products for hold and shine.
Long With Middle Parting
Blow-waved smooth, this hairstyle is achieved with blunt cut ends along with shaped layers cut through the front and sides. Anna Kendrick’s hairstyle is finished with a middle parting making the look simple and perfect to balance out a round face shape.
Blunt Cut Ends
Left to fall over the shoulders, the hairstyle shows of the blunt cut ends and layers under the jaw-line for shape and style. This style is perfect to frame a long face shape.
Long Edgy Style
To create this edgy hairstyle, layers are sliced through the sides and front to add shape under the jaw-line.
Layered & Wavy
Blow-dry the hair straight and style it with loose by using a curling iron. To finish, apply hairspray to set. The relaxed waves show off the layers that are cut around the front and sides.
Long Middle Parting
To lighten the length and to add subtle shape under the jaw-line, layers are cut around the front and sides. To re-create this hairstyle, the hair is blow-waved with the top parted down the middle.
Straight With A Deep Side Parting
Layers are cut around the back and sides and styled with a deep side parting to finish off.
Wavy With Long Bangs
Laura Vandervoot’s hair is styled to drape over one shoulder with smooth long waves. Subtle layers are cut into the edges, while the long bangs are smoothed over to the side to soften the face.
Sweet & Simple
This is the perfect look for those who are growing out their short bangs. To get Heidi Klum’s hairstyle, subtle layers are cut through the sides and front and finished with blunt ends.
Long Front Layers
The hair is heavily layered around the face with barely there layers at the back and ends. If you have an oval or heart-shaped face, start your layers at the cheekbones and a little above the cheekbones if you have a square jawline.
Straight With Long Bangs
To get Taylor Swift’s hairstyle don’t cut the bangs too wide, they should create a triangle shape that aligns with the outer corners of your eyes. Ask your hairstylist to snip up into the ends so that they’re not too blunt and add a few light, graduated layers in front. Keep the rest of the hair all one length or add a few light layers.
Long Tight Curls
Blended round layers are needed all around the head to lend weight without looking too heavy. The trick is to keep the layers on the longer side, Beyonce’s first layer doesn’t start until chin level.
Long All Around Layers
Jessica Chastain’s hairstyle is created with slightly imperfect ends. Take the bottom two inches of the hair and cut them in a way that’s not too perfect by pointing the scissors downwards. This cut compliments every face shape and can be styled with a middle or side parting.
Cascading Long Hair
The trick to this cascading long hair is balancing the length with a few face-framing layers that’s sliced through with a razor. Try and avoid this length if you have fine strands as they can turn into feathered or limp near the ends.
To get this sleek wavy hairstyle, blow-dry your hair with a big, round brush to create volume. Then starting at the nape of the neck, gather 2-in-wide sections of hair and spray with hairspray before curling with a curling iron. Finish with hairspray.
To get this sleek, straight hairstyle, first blow-dry your hair with a flat brush creating a centre-parting. Starting at the nape, use a flat iron straightener and comb through. Finish with hairspray.
To get Jennifer Garner’s wavy look, spritz the hair with some volumizing spray then set the hair with some large hot rollers. Straighten out the bangs with a flat iron and brush out the curls with a bristle brush. Set with hairspray.
Sleek Locks With Wavy Ends
Blow-dry the hair with flat brush, then smooth and bend the ends with a flat iron. Finish with a smoothing serum and hairspray to set.
Apply a relaxing balm to the hair while it’s wet before blow-drying, comb through and dry without adding volume. Stretch the strands to add shine, and finish the look with a flat iron and a serum for shine.
Elegant Waves For Finer Hair
Start off by applying some mousse to the hair and rough-dry the hair flipped over to add body at the roots. Take a large curling iron to the ends and finish it off by brushing through.
Straight & Smooth
Apply some smoothing oil and a little texturizer to the roots, and blow-dry the hair straight down throughout the whole head. Finish with a straightening iron, pulling the ends so that they flip out.
For natural movement apply volumizer to the roots to the ends. Using a big, round brush blow-dry the bangs to smooth it out and to finish the hairstyle, use a curling iron and curl the hair away from the face.
Wavy Long Hair With Bangs
Start by applying mousse at the roots of damp hair, then blow-dry your bangs forward before giving your hair a rough-drying by tilting your head upside down. Using a curling iron, wrap the ends of the hair around the iron, leaving the top out. Piece out the ends with a bit of putty paste to finish.
To get this look, apply volumizing spray on the hair before setting with in large hot rollers. Straighten out the bangs with a flat iron, the brush out the curls with a bristle brush. To finish, run fingers through the curls for a natural look and set with hairspray.
Blended Texture With Choppy Layers
This style works well for those with naturally wavy hair, for an edgy yet feminine finish ask for blended layers with choppy layers with rough ends.
Flat & Smooth
To get this flat and smooth hairstyle, blow-dry it smooth from root to tip and straighten the hair with a flat iron to finish the look.
Long & Smooth
The ends of the hair are blunt cut with subtle layers, along with the edges jagged cut to lighten the length giving the hairstyle shape.
For this hairstyle, medium to long layers are cut around the sides and back to lighten the length to create soft movement through the mid-lengths to the ends of the hair.
Silky Smooth With Bangs
To achieve this silky, smooth hairstyle, blow-dry the length and layers straight for a flat finish whilst showing off the jagged layers that are cut through the front and sides. The bangs are dressed down for a casual finish as well as framing the face.
Long Soft Waves
For this soft, wavy hairstyle, loose waves are added from the mid-lengths to the ends of the hair with a large curling iron which adds bounce and movement to the hair.
Soft & Simple Long Layers
Long layers are cut around the sides and back to give this low-maintenance a textured look and feel. Finish the look with a middle-parting to frame a round face shape for a casual, feminine look.
Casual Waves With Messy Bangs
Blow-dry the hair to smooth out and add movement from the mid-length to the ends of the hair, while the bangs are smoothed out casually to tickle the eye-lashes.
Long & Sleek
Blow-dry the hair from roots to tips for a straight and sleek look, and straighten the hair with a straightening iron for smooth and sexy finish.
To re-create this hairstyle ask for layers that start underneath your chin which also gives it dimension.
Long Sexy Layers
To lighten and enhance the movement and shape of this hairstyle, layers are cut into the sides and back which also gives it a soft, sexy shape.
Cool & Casual
This gorgeous hairstyle is complimented by the long layers that are cut into the edges, along with the blunt cut bangs that are smoothed down to frame the face.
Long Jagged Layers
This hairstyle is great for those with medium to fine hair, long layers are jagged cut through the ends of the hair. To style, waves are added from the mid-lengths to the ends for shape and style. Apply mousse to damp hair, then using a medium round brush blow-dry the hair from the roots to the ends. Finish with a curling iron, and apply hairspray to set.
Sexy & Slick
Blow-dry the hair from roots to tips to smooth out the length and long layers with a paddle brush. To complete the look, blow-dry the bangs forward with a round bristle brush from the roots to the ends. Apply a smooth shine and a spritz of hairspray to finish.
Smooth Length & Layers
The length and layers of this hairstyle is jagged cut. To style, use a large radical brush and blow-dry the hair in small sections tilting the head forward. To finish, apply a smoothing shine serum to the hair along with a spritz of hairspray.
Long layers are cut around the edges to lighten the length for soft movement. To re-create this hairstyle apply mousse to damp hair, and using a medium radical brush blow dry the hair in sections curving the ends of the hair inwards. Finish with wax, smoothing shine serum and a spritz of hairspray.
To achieve this flat and glossy hairstyle, part the hair to the left with the corner of your comb and blow-dry the hair smooth from root-to-tip with a medium radical brush which will also add body and volume to the look. To finish, use bobby pins to hold the hair into place and apply hairspray to set.
Glossy Classic Waves
To re-create Katy Perry’s classic, feminine hairdo, apply mousse to damp hair and part the hair to the left. Blow-dry the locks with a medium radical brush, then section the hair and apply large hot rollers through the back and sides vertically. Set with hairspray to finish.
Smooth & Elegant
For this slick and glossy look, create a side parting and using a medium radical brush blow-dry the hair straight at the back, sides and the bangs forward to the right. Apply a shine serum and hairspray to finish.
Smooth, Casual & Simple
The length and long layers of this hairstyle is blow-waved smooth from the roots-to-tips. Apply mousse to damp hair, and using a large radical brush blow-dry the hair straight from the back to the sides. To complete the look, set with a spritz of hairspray.
Soft waves are applied to the hair from the sides to the back of this casual hairstyle. Part the hair with a middle-parting using the corner of your comb, and blow-dry the back and sides under with a medium radical brush. Using a curling iron, create large soft waves which could also add body to the hairstyle. Curl from the mid-lengths to the ends of the hair, and set with a spritz of hairspray.
Blow-dry the length and sliced layers smooth from root-to-tips to achieve a flat look. Set the hair with your preferred parting and blow-dry the hair straight with a large radical brush from the back to the sides. Apply hairspray and a smoothing shine serum to finish.
Long Layers & Groovy Waves
Long layers are cut around the edges to enhance the waves that are added to the mid-lengths and ends for shape and style. Part the hair with a middle-parting and use a medium radical brush blow-dry the hair from the back to the sides under, and use large hot rollers vertically to the sides and though the back. Spritz with hairspray to set.
Subtle layers are cut around the front and sides of the hair to add a little shape as well as to compliment the shape. Apply mousse to damp hair, and part the hair with a zig zag parting. Grab a large radical brush and blow-dry the hair from the back to the sides curving inwards. Finish with hairspray to set.
Long Layered, Soft Waves
Ciara’s luscious long locks are layered through the sides and back to enhance the movement of the soft waves. To achieve this hairstyle, part the hair with a middle-parting and use a blow-dryer and fingers to dry your hair off, make sure the roots are dry first to prevent the hair from falling flat. Finish with a spritz of hairspray and shine serum.