Bangs are back! And in a big way this season. Whether you have short, long, curly, or straight tresses, these fabulous fringes are having their major moment in Hollywood. Worn swept to the side, feathered across the forehead or perfectly tousled, there’s a flattering fringe that will work for you and your face shape. If you’re considering the big chop and need some extra convincing, look to these ten celebrities that will make you want bangs again and again, and again!
Sultry songstress, Kelly Rowland sports blunt-cut bangs to balance out her longer face and even longer, luxurious locks. Hitting right above her cheekbones, Kelly’s thick, fierce fringe adds extra volume and oomph to mile-long tresses.
Mrs. Timberlake herself knows the beauty of a good bang and like Kelly Rowland, she sports a blunt fringe that’s the epitome of effortless cool-girl style. Perfectly even with ease, her touchable tresses make for an envious and elegant fringe everyone is sure to covet.
It-girl of the year, Kerry Washington, channels her new and noteworthy celeb status with a flawlessly grown-out fringe that’s equal parts effortless and elegant. Her longer, choppier bangs are posh and perfectly polished to accent a sophisticated tousled lob hairstyle.
Known for her chic wash-and-go hair, Alexa Chung proves that bangs don’t need to be perfectly put together to be pretty. As queen of the fuss-free fringe, Alexa’s ruffled bed head hair is laidback, ultra-cool and fabulously flirty. Recreate her luscious locks just by raking your hand through your hair and adding in some texturizing product to dirty it up a little.
Her high-gloss locks put Emma Stone at the forefront of best celebrity bangs by far. Worn feathery and luxuriously layered, her fringe is one that suits a variety of face shapes and sizes. Maintain the feathery effect with the help of hairspray to keep your look sleek and subtle.
Zooey Deschanel’s signature style is capped off by her choppy, center-part bangs for retro, bombshell beauty. The natural texture to her tresses means a perfectly undone look that’s subtly sexy and playful.
Country superstar is well versed in the art of breakup ballads and full fringes. Her blunt, straight-across styled bangs work best on her oval face shape and they hit her at the perfect length above the eyes for a sultry, smokey look that says come hither.
After Lea Michele chopped her bangs for her role as Rachel Berry in Glee, the Emmy nominee’s style took off in full force. Her versatile fringe is pretty, playful and soft, and Lea can be seen styling it to suit her feminine flair. Cut with tapered ends, her bangs are wispy and flirty for added versatility.
Infamous with the fashion-forward set for her chic chop, Karlie Kloss’ sideswept bangs give her short tresses that much more dimension and body to play with while she struts her stuff on the runway.
Reigning reality queen, Kim Kardashian shows just how to keep us on our toes with her ever-evolving hairstyle. Her full, long fringe is on-trend and suitable for the season as its wide set style is smoldering and sexy for fall’s dramatic mood. Cut full and wide with a soft layer around the edges, Kim’s fringe enhances her cheekbones in an ultra-flattering way that shows off her crazy contours.