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BlogBeauty Student Advice, Beauty Tips, Fashion Trends | August 2, 2011

Are you thinking it is time for a new look?  You like the style of a ‘bob’ but you’re just not sure you are ready to get rid of the long locks.  So how can you have the best of both worlds?  That is easy….the ‘lob’, better known as the long bob.

This classic yet easy-going and stylish lob hairstyle is becoming this season’s must-have looks. Why… you ask?  That’s an easy answer…versatility! There are numerous options with this cut yet you don’t have all the maintenance or the weight of long hair.

sleek lobs

So what can you do with this new trend, you can:

  • Part in the middle
  • Part to one side
  • Wear it sleek

Textured lob

Add some texture and wear it:

  • Curled
  • Tousled

Plus, you still have the enough length to sweep it off of your face or wear it as an updo for those special occasions.

Another highlight to this look is it is suitable for all face shapes and women of all ages.  It’s not too long to make you look frumpy and too short to make you look too cute.  It truly is the perfect length. You can really play around with different styles and looks with this simple cut.

The trendy lob hairstyle is ever so popular as you can see among many celebrities right now. They will sport variations of this look from the Red Carpet to their everyday look. Gweneth Paltrow, Jessica Alba and Jennifer Aniston, are just a few names that are sporting this shoulder-skimming look.

Lob hairstyle

Will this be your next cut?

Written by Empire Beauty School

Empire Beauty School is a leading cosmetology and beauty educator with over 100 beauty schools and cosmetology schools in the United States. Empire Beauty School offers a variety of beauty programs and cosmetology courses including cosmetology, esthetics, make-up artistry, and cosmetology educator training.

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