Beautiful Hair at Every Age: 15 Timeless Hairstyles to Try

Do you dream of having beautiful hair? Keep your locks hydrated, healthy, and add some breathtaking shine to make it onto our beautiful hair list. You don’t have to have super long locks to be considered either! Shorter hairstyles can be extremely luxurious as well, and you’ll find every length in our top fifteen!

Blonde Goddess

Soft silky curls fall a couple of inches past the shoulders in this golden look. Layers are left long throughout and cut angled and short around the face for a nice framing effect. Locks are then curled and combed out for a gorgeous old glamour finish.

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How to Style:

  1. Blow dry strands smooth with a paddle brush.
  2. Curl the ends of your hair with a 1¼-inch curling iron.
  3. Use your fingers to break up the curl.

Recommended Products:

Redken Glass. Use it on wet and dry hair to protect hair from heat and give it a glossy finish.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Round or square shaped faces. Thin to thick amounts of hair with straight to wavy textures.

Tip(s):

Pull your beautiful hair up into a ponytail on day two for a retro, Barbie-inspired hairstyle.

Burgundy Wine

This cool hairstyle is a little bit wild and a little bit retro. The almost-frizzy curls have a whimsical looking texture and the deep wine color is to die for!

Burgundy Wine Long Wavy Look

How to Style:

  1. Sleep with foam rollers in your hair. Wrap the rollers half way up your hair strands.
  2. In the morning remove rollers and brush through.
  3. Pop in some hot rollers to give your roots a lift. You don’t have to roll up all of your hair, just the first few inches from the roots out.
  4. Spray hair before removing rollers, then tease and spray your hair in place.

Recommended Products:

Babyliss Hot Rollers!

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

The volume this hairstyle creates makes it great for oval shaped faces. Medium to thick hair on girls with any texture can achieve this look.

Tip(s):

This is an intricate hairstyle that requires a lot of effort. Enlist a friend to help you achieve this look if you don’t feel you can on your own. Make sure you plan ahead to give yourself enough time to pull off all the steps.

The Girl Next Door

These beautiful dark chocolate waves are super shiny and extremely healthy. Two key ingredients for absolutely beautiful hair!

The Girl Next Door Long Wavy Look

How to Style:

  1. Blow hair dry and smooth with a paddle brush.
  2. Use a 1½-inch barrel curling iron to add some wave to strands.
  3. Use your fingers to break hair up and create a bouncy wave.

Recommended Products:

Redken Real Control Mask Treatment. Use it the shower once or twice a week to help keep strands super soft, hydrated, and frizz-free.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Round faces would be ideal for this layered hairstyle. Thick, wavy hair is best.

Tip(s):

Use a dry shampoo spray to spritz on your part and front hairline to absorb oil and keep your style going an extra day. Dry shampoo products tend to add some volume and texture to strands, too!

Natural Beauty

True beauty comes from being yourself and embracing who you are. This hairstyle is a little wild, unkempt and free, but it makes her absolutely glow! Her natural curl is diffused softly and worn with 100% confidence. Love it!

Natural Beauty Curly Medium Look

How to Style:

  1. Apply a leave-in conditioner cream and a medium hold gel.
  2. Comb products through roots to ends to make sure it is distributed evenly.
  3. Use your palms to gather curls at the tips and gently scrunch them up towards your scalp to encourage your curl pattern.
  4. Allow your hair to air dry or use a diffusing attachment on your blow dryer to blow slow, hot air on your strands.

Recommended Products:

Moroccan Oil Intense Curl Cream. Mix it with Prive Styling Foam for hold.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape will do, but super small/petite faces will be overwhelmed by this hairstyle. Medium to thick amounts of hair that with a naturally curly wave pattern can easily achieve the style.

Tip(s):

Leave your curls be as much as you can throughout the day. Touching or playing with them will create frizz!

Berry Pretty

This sweet berry color catches the light so amazingly. The shade is just deep enough to be chic, but not too over the top to be punk rock. We think the color makes this hairstyle gorgeous, but the fun elements of curl and romantic pinning make this look simply divine.

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How to Style:

  1. Use a one-inch curling iron to create spiral waves on your entire head of hair.
  2. Part hair to the side and gently sweep it down and back to pin.
  3. Pin a few strands of hair back on either side of the part, but keep it loose.

Recommended Products:

Prive Shine Spray. Spritz a little on before and after curling your strands for a radiant finish.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape and any hair type that can hold onto a curl from an iron well can rock this look.

Tip(s):

Twist the strands that you pin back gently to give a little more grip to the pins you stick in. Double up on bobby pins to really lock your look in place.

Magic Maven

This pale blonde goddess will cast a spell on you! Pixie haircuts are everywhere in Hollywood these days, and this hairstyle is a slightly longer example of how beautiful a short crop can be.

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How to Style:

  1. Blow hair dry with a paddle brush. Use the brush to direct hair forward towards your face. Dry the back of your hair down towards your neck.
  2. Grab a 1¼-inch curling iron and add some tight curls to your style. They will loosen up and become more of a soft wave throughout the day.
  3. Use a hairspray to lock in your style.

Recommended Products:

Healthy Sexy Hair Soy Touchable Weightless Hairspray. Use it before and after curling for a flexible hold.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Round and heart shaped faces look great with a pixie hairstyle. Thin to thick amounts of hair with straight to wavy texture can achieve this red carpet-worthy style.

Tip(s):

Use 1-inch hot rollers to achieve a more voluminous result.

Swept Away

This sophisticated updo is soft and luxurious at the same time. Dark brown waves are teased at the crown and then loosely pulled back into a low messy bun. This is a beautiful hair choice for a formal event or even a fun date night!

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How to Style:

  1. Pop in hot rollers while you apply your make up and get dressed.
  2. Remove the rollers when they are completely cool and spray in some hairspray for hold.
  3. Tease the crown to hold onto some volume and create some height.
  4. Loosely pull hair into a low messy bun. Start with a low ponytail if needed, then add pins to create a bun.

Recommended Products:

L’Oreal Elnett Satin Extra Strong Hold Hairspray!

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

All face shapes and all hair types can create a fun variation of this hairstyle.

Tip(s):

Find bobby pins that match the color of your hair so they blend in. Consider purchasing bobby pins as well as straight hair pins to give you some options to make your styling easier.

Huge Curl

Gorgeously blown out curls are diffused to perfection in this voluminous style.The finish is kept bouncy and soft. Some strands aren’t curled exactly like the others, but it just adds to the whimsy and character of this hairstyle.

Huge Curl Blown Out Look with Lots of Volume

How to Style:

  1. Apply a leave-in conditioning product to hydrate curls and a sticky, holding product for hold.
  2. Comb damp hair and scrunch hair from the tips up.
  3. Diffuse strands with your head upside down for ultimate volume.
  4. When hair is completely dry, gently scrunch up your strands to shake them up a bit and create a more whimsical finish.

Recommended Products:

Prive Leave-In Treatment is a moisturizing cream to hydrate and protect strands. Cocktail it with Bed Head Foxy Curls Extreme Curl Mousse to add hold as well.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

All face shapes will work on ladies with loose, naturally curly hair.

Tip(s):

Use a light hold hairspray when hair is almost dry to help keep the curls locked in without making them crunchy.

Timeless Star

This vibrant coppery red shade is both bold and stunning. The dramatic side part sweeps mysteriously over one eye and is curled on the ends for an ultra glam hairstyle.

Timeless Star Red Look with Waves

How to Style:

  1. Blow hair out smooth and dry with a paddle brush. Direct air down the hair shaft for the most frizz-free results.
  2. When hair is dry, use a 1½-inch curling iron on the mids to ends.
  3. Use your paddle brush to comb through the curls. Then use your fingers to twist and arrange the soft wave.

Recommended Products:

Redken Smooth Lock Heat Glide. The serum adds shine in addition to protecting strands from heat.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

This deep set, side parted hairstyle makes it ideal for round and heart shaped faces. Thick to thin hair that is on the straight to wavy side is perfect.

Tip(s):

This hairstyle is very Old Hollywood glamour. Tease the top crown for a more retro vibe!

Smooth Moves

This shoulder length hairstyle looks more like silk than hair! The choppy layers are cut throughout for shape and then blended heavily for a super soft result. Full bangs add a touch of diva to this look.

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How to Style:

  1. Comb hair forward at the front and blow it down so bangs lay flat.
  2. Use a medium-sized round brush to blow hair dry. Push hair up and back to create volume.
  3. Use a flat iron when strands are completely dry to really smooth out the look.

Recommended Products:

Kerastase Oleo Relax Serum. Apply a small amount to wet strands and dry to maintain healthy strands that stay straight and shiny all day.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Oval face shapes will be rounded out with this layered haircut. Medium to thick amounts of hair that is straight or wavy will style easiest.

Tip(s):

Spend more time and focus on your blow dry so you won’t have to spend too much time flat ironing when hair is dry. Then just touch up with a flat iron on day two!

Red Rose

Color can surely take pretty hair into the beautiful hair category. This sweet curly hairstyle is elevated by its rich reddish brown shade. Short side bangs are kept straight to add some interest and shape to the front of the face.

Red Rose Long Wavy Look

How to Style:

  1. Part dry hair deeply to one side and brush through.
  2. Use a one 1¼-inch curling iron to your entire head of hair.
  3. Run a flat iron through bangs to smooth them out.

Recommended Products:

Roots of Nature Thermal Smoothing Serum. This product is conditioning as well as heat protecting.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Heart shaped faces would look great with the fullness of the hairstyle. Medium thickness with straight to wavy texture will work best.

Tip(s):

The tighter the curl the more formal the final result appears. Run a brush through your curls after you iron them, or even just your fingers to create a more loose and casual looking curl.

Long and Blonde

Long blonde tresses are a lovely sight! This hairstyle boasts a deep side part and long healthy blonde strands with minimal layers. The sweet waves are absolutely gorgeous.

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How to Style:

  1. Blow dry strands smooth with a paddle brush.
  2. Curl the ends of your hair with a 1¼-inch curling iron.
  3. Curl the front layers back away from your face to create that vintage waving effect.
  4. Use your fingers to break up the curl.

Recommended Products:

Pureology Glossing Mist. Use it on damp strands to create high shine and protect your strands from heat.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Round face shapes will be elongated by this long hairstyle. Thick hair that is straight to wavy texture is best.

Tip(s):

Super thick hair can sometimes fall in your face and cover you up. Try pinning the front layers back or opt for shorter layers around the face to open it up. Even bangs can take some heaviness away from the front of your face.

Luscious Layers

This medium brown hairstyle is cut well past the shoulders with long layers cut throughout. The lack of shorter layering keeps the hair looking smooth and sleek.

Full Volume Brunette

How to Style:

  1. Start with clean dry hair and part hair just off center.
  2. Use a paddle brush to detangle strands and then apply a heat protective serum.
  3. Flat iron strands from roots to mid lengths so hair is smooth and soft.
  4. Use a large curling iron to quickly iron the ends of hair. Don’t hold the hair into the iron for too long or you will create too tight of a curl.
  5. Spray strands with a shine spray and then brush through with a paddle brush.

Recommended Products:

Prive Shine Spray. This product helps cut down drying time and adds amazing shine when irons are used.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Any face shape will work and thick straight hair is ideal.

Tip(s):

Use ceramic hot tools for efficient and healthy results when ironing hair.

Strong Style

Beautiful hair can be so subjective, but we believe unique, healthy looking hairstyles are the most beautiful. Here, hair is cut just past the shoulders and curled at the bottom for a touch of flirty style.

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How to Style:

  1. Part dry hair deeply to one side and brush through.
  2. Use a 1-inch curling iron to add some texture to the ends.
  3. Run a flat iron through bangs to smooth them out.

Recommended Products:

Hot Tools Curling Iron.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

Heart shaped faces would look great with the fullness of the hairstyle. Medium thickness with straight to wavy texture will style easiest.

Tip(s):

Keep hair tucked behind your ears to open up your face.

Heaven Sent Curls

What’s more beautiful than perfect root to tip curls? This super detailed hairstyle is totally worth the effort. Medium to long layers help the curls lay beautifully as well.

Heaven Sent Curls Beautiful Blonde Waves

How to Style:

  1. Start with clean dry hair and comb through.
  2. Prep hair with a soft hold hairspray and a little heat protecting serum.
  3. Go through strands section by section and use a 1-inch curling iron or hair wand to create ringlets throughout your entire head of hair.
  4. Insert the curling iron at the roots and slowly click in the rest of the hair strand so the tips go in last and stay in the iron the least amount of time.

Recommended Products:

Mizani Thermastrength Heat Protecting Serum protects your hair from damage while ironing.

Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

While curls really help soften square shaped faces, they really do compliment all face shapes as well. Thick hair that is straight, wavy, or curly can achieve this hairstyle.

Tip(s):

This is definitely a time consuming hairstyle. Save it for a extra special occasion!

Start taking care of your hair to help it be as beautiful as it can be. Use good products and treat it well. Spend time and effort styling it from time to time to create new and sophisticated styles like these!