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Light and Wispy Bangs

Wispy bangs really look good on just about anyone. Plus,they just happen to be all over the runways in Milan for fashion week for spring 2012.

  • The Side Swept Wispy Bang

    An a-symmetrical bang cut from long to short. Very texturized, a bit heavy and pushed off to the side.

    Side swept wispy bangs

    How To Style:
    Towel dry. Apply Bumble and Bumble Styling Cream and blow dry with your fingers going the way the bangs falls. Smooth with a round brush if needed. A flat iron may also be used. Be careful not to burn yourself with your iron with the shorter pieces. A small amount of hairspray and pomade for separation and hold.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble and Bumble Styling Crème, Bumble and Bumble Styling Wax, and Bumble and Bumble Does it all Hairspray to finish.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    This is a great shape for many face shapes. It ads edge to softer faces, and softness to more angular faces if not cut too geometrically.

    Tip: Always blow dry your bangs first with your products. Use a round brush if necessary to make them lay correctly with or without “cowlicks”. Use wax very sparingly to piece out the bangs and apply spray with hands, so you don’t spray any on your face or apply too much.

  • Cute Bob With Pixie Wisps

    A very shallow amount of wispy bangs that can be worn under a heavier top layer or fringe. A fun way to ease into bangs if you are not sure about cutting them all the way in.

    Short bob hair with wispy bangs

    How To Style:

    1. Use Bumble and Bumble styling lotion or Thickening spray.
    2. Blow dry your wispy bangs straight down.
    3. Use a flat iron if needed to make them super straight.
    4. Put a little hairspray on them for control and off you go.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble and Bumble Styling Lotion, or Thickening Spray, flat iron if needed.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    These can be worn on just about any face shape. They look best on heart shaped and oval shaped faces, with fine or thick hair.

    Tip: Always use a heat protectant when blow drying. Always have your stylist, or yourself cut them so that they naturally fall. Almost everyone has growth patterns in the front of the hair line so you need to make sure if they are going to split that they lay they naturally fall.

  • Peek a Boo Wispy Bangs

    Eye grazing peek a boo bangs that are very soft and texturized.

    Short bob with wispy bangs

    How To Style:

    1. Blow dry using Bumble and Bumble Styling Lotion or Thickening Spray
    2. Blowing straight down and a little to the side they want to fall to. Use a large round brush if necessary to smooth them.
    3. Apply a small amount of Bumble’s Does it all spray to hold in place.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble Styling lotion, or Thickening spray and Does it all

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    These bangs are good for almost any hair texture, except overly curly or wavy hair. Unless you’re ready for a lot of styling maintenance. It’s beautiful on almost any face shape as well. It shortens a longer face or a larger forehead.

    Tip: Use a little crème or molding clay on the ends to accentuate texture.

  • Bowed Out Wispy Bangs

    A soft, rounded concave bang the shape of a rainbow. They lay just above the brow a bit geometric and texturized so they aren’t heavy. They are very cute and a little edgy.

    Medium red hair with bowed wispy bangs

    How To Style:

    1. Apply styling lotion or thickening spray and blow dry straight down
    2. Using your hands so that they naturally fall. Use a large round brush for a little lift or a paddle brush to smooth and straighten.
    3. Apply a bit of hairspray and styling wax for hold and separation.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble and Bumble Styling Lotion, or Thickening Spray, Does it all Hairspray, and Styling Wax

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    These will work on almost any hair type. It looks good and works best on finer hair.

    Tip: Apply the product with your hands, you can cocktail the wax and hairspray together and lightly piece out your bangs so they are more of a fringe. If they end up splitting on you during the evening or day, push them off to the side they want to fall to and wear them side swept.

  • Wispy Bangs for Thin Hair

    A long, blunt, eye grazing, soft fringe of a bang.

    Wispy hair

    How To Style:

    1. Blow dry straight down after applying styling lotion or thickening spray.
    2. Use your hands and a paddle brush to smooth. Flat iron if necessary.
    3. Apply a small amount of hairspray and go.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble and Bumble Styling Spray, and Bumble and Bumble Does it all Hairspray to finish.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    Looks good on almost all face shapes. Makes a long face look fuller and works best with fine straight hair.

    Tip: Blow dry with thickening spray and finish with does it all hairspray for hold. Apply the spray to your hands and then to your hair to prevent putting to much product on such a fine bang. Anything heavy will weigh them down and make them look greasy.

  • Full Side Swept Pixie Bangs

    A full wispy bang that falls to the side. They are slightly heavy yet very texturized and soft.

    Long dark hair with wispy bangs

    How To Style:

    1. Apply styling lotion or thickening spray and blow dry straight down using your hands so that they naturally fall.
    2. Use a large round brush for a little lift or a paddle brush to smooth and straighten.
    3. Apply a bit of hairspray and styling wax for hold and separation.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble and Bumble Styling Lotion, or Thickening Spray, Does it all Hairspray, and Styling Wax

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    Looks very cute on a round and heart shaped faces. Works best with fine straight hair.

    Tip: Blow dry after applying styling lotion or thickening spray to the side they naturally want to fall to. Use a paddle brush or large round brush to smooth and flat iron if necessary.

  • Long Sexy Side Swept Fringe

    A long wispy A symmetrical bang that goes from shorter to longer and from finer to heavier in weight.

    How To Style:

    1. Apply styling crème or lotion and blow dry with your hands in the natural direction the hair wants to fall.
    2. Use a large or medium round brush to smooth and bend the bangs until they lay how you want them.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble Styling Crème, or Thickening Spray, Does it all Hairspray, and Styling Wax

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    Looks great on almost any face shape. They elongate a round face and soften a square shaped face. Works best with thicker hair, but also works with fine hair also.

    Tip: Always apply product and blow dry in the direction they naturally want to fall. Use a round brush and dryer to dry and heat up the bangs. After heating them, let them cool in the desired angle you want them to fall. If one angle isn’t working, try another until they lay right. (curl the brush forwards, backwards, straight down, until you get them to wave just right)

  • Red Hair With Long Wispy Bangs

    Long, rounded, concave, wispy, eye grazing bangs.

    Short red bob hairstyle with wispy bangs

    How To Style:

    1. Blow dry straight down after applying styling lotion or thickening spray.
    2. Use your hands and a paddle brush to smooth. Flat iron if necessary.
    3. Apply a small amount of hairspray and go.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble and Bumble Styling Spray or Thickening Spray, and Bumble and Bumble Does it all Hairspray to finish.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    These are a pretty frame around almost every face shape. They work best with finer hair as they are not very heavy.

    Tip: Blow dry with thickening spray and finish with does it all hairspray for hold. Apply the spray to your hands and then to your hair to prevent putting to much product on such a fine bang. Anything heavy will weigh them down and make them look greasy.

  • A Symmetrical Wisps

    A very shallow small amount of wispy bangs right at the hairline. They frame the face from under the heavier hairline of a fuller bang or layer.They are aligned longer on one side and shorter on the other.

    A Symmetrical Wispy Hair

    How To Style:

    1. Blow dry as normal using Bumbles Styling lotion, or thickening spray going in the way they naturally want to fall or how they were cut to fall.
    2. Finish with a small amount of hairspray applied with your hands as to not to spray too much in one area.

    Recommended Hair Products:
    Bumble and Bumble Styling Lotion, or Thickening Spray, and Does it all Hairspray.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:
    Looks very cute on a round, petite and heart shaped faces. Works best with fine straight hair.

    Tip: Blow dry with thickening spray and finish with does it all hairspray for hold. Apply the spray to your hands and then to your hair to prevent putting to much product on such a fine bang. Anything heavy will weigh them down and make them look greasy

    Bangs are a perfect frame for almost any face and any hair texture. They truly Are the “frame” around your face. Wispy bangs are so easy to grow out, therefore making them a nice way to ease yourself into a new style if you are not sure. Always push them off to the side that they want to fall to if they end up splitting or moving on you during the day or evening.

    If you have curly hair, or extremely wavy hair: Always consult your stylist about the styling and maintenance that will be involved.