Crimped hairdo was considered to most stylish and trendy hairstyle back in the 90’s, but this year they are making a grand comeback into our styling game. Crimped hairstyles are going to be a fashionable and colorful new favorite for all of us. Whether having long, medium, or short hair, you can add this style into your strands and level up your game. These hairdos are also known as zig-zag or crinkled hair. This is the latest trend in the world of fashion. We have seen this making its comeback from the red carpet to all the freshly held fashion shows displacing the upcoming trends for the year 2020. From hair bloggers to celebrities dispelling the fashion trends are all head over heels with this hairstyle. They are sharing their crimped hairdos and inspiring all of us to become more daring and stylish this year with our hairstyles. This updo is also the best option this season as a lot of us are bored with adding simple curls or soft waves to our hair. Adding cute crimped in your hair can simply work as dressing up accessories for simple ponytails, buns, braids, or just leave them open.
We are here to help you choose the best style to have crimped in your hair for party season coming up. We have listed 21 gorgeous bold crimped hairstyles. Before you dive into the item, we want to say you can quickly achieve these beautiful crimps, but before that, you need to learn the basic technique of adding crimps into your hair. With the hairstyles, we also bring your crimping method with the crimping iron, but if you are looking for something safe and protective, then we suggest you look YouTube for immense ways to crimping your hair without heat or ironing. Crimps with crimping iron:
- First, nicely wash condition and dry your hair.
- If you have naturally curly hair, then we suggest you flan them before crimping your hair.
- Spray some shiner or hair protector with heat-protectant.
- Separate your hair into 2-4 inch sections and decide which parts are to be crimped.
- Crimp the chosen strands from the above roots section till the bottom end.
- Now your crimp is ready to style leave them open or pull a stylish crimp hairstyle.
Now you know the essential technique to crimps. Let’s dive into the article and check out all the crimp hairstyles we have listed for you.
21 Crimped Hairstyles to Flaunt Your Look This Year
Elegant Crimped Bun
Bun hairdos are always in style, whether you are getting ready for a formal occasion or a casual day out. But more prominently buns are recognized as formal occasions, and here is one more added to the list. This elegant bun styled with crimp hair strands as an accessory is a perfect choice if an official or special event you are soon planning to attend. The light strands of crimp are undoubtedly much better than adding some fancy accessories to your hair. The messy wrapped bun is so trendy and stylish for weddings or formal events. This elegant and classy look is always in style. The blond honey highlights in her hair are an exciting touch to the whole hairdo. The color brings out a brighter, shine as well a fairy tale vibe to the updo, which makes it extraordinarily beautiful.
California Style with Twist and Twirl Hairstyle
Everybody can not be a California girl, but you can have a California girl hairstyle and a vibe that you are. This hairdo is perfect for that vibe—extra-long hair with crimp texture hair with partial twister hair strands. The hairstyles feature twisted rolls at the front, or you can say at the crown area. That part of the hairstyle allows excellent attention to your facial structure. Throughout this simple and straightforward or do hairdo, there is one part where you have to pay a little more attention while doing it, that part is the combination of small and large crimps added to simple or sharper strands. The whole hairdo is presenting a sense of cuteness and innocence to your attire. Simple, playful elegance will take you anywhere you want, and this exactly falls in that category.
Crimps for a Luxurious Night Out
Transfer your everyday sensible hairstyle for more fun and sensual, mysterious tone hairdo for a special night out. Usual, if we look back at the time, we can remember that for wild club night out, we use to add colorful artificial braids in our hair to add a knock on the bold vibe to our character for that night. In this hairdo, instead of that color full artificial accessory, we trade it for your natural hair strands styled by uneven crimps. From the picture, we can see that how the messy hair is styled by just adding crimps but in breaks. The hairdo hits up your adventurous spirit of you. This hairdo is not only about bold vibes, but it also adds some amount of softness to you as there are layers and micro crimps in your hairstyle, which also add some volume to your hair as well as personality. This hairdo will make you the center of attraction for the night. 80’s retro hairstyle has never looked so modern.
Wild Crimp Bun Bring Out the 60’s Vibe
As we have talked before, those buns can never go out style as well as they are the most flexible hairdo which can be easily mixed and matched with other hairstyles. Previously in the article, we have described an elegant bun with a touch of crimps, but in this mix and match bun hairdo, crimps have an essential role. In the fancy bun adding crimps are not an accessory, but the crimps are added to add up the volume, texture as well as style to the wild 60’s vibe hairdo. The huge messy bun is traditionally done by having a bang front layer, which is not cut bangs but just an illusion. The bang illusion is styled up with crimps. Looking at the picture, we can say that through crimps, a lot of texture and volume is added. The overall style is a renewed, modern touch to 60’s hairstyle.
Crimps for Adding Extra Volume to Your Braid Hairstyle
All of the above hairdos involve crimps to add extra volume to your hair or hairstyle. But this hairstyle is a little different from the other hairstyle we have talked about before. The crimps are not visible in this hairstyle; this can be easily calculated by seeing the provided picture. The crimps are added in the front part, and they are not hard but softer, which are further converted into thick braids. In this hairstyle, the thick braids which are done with thin crimps in it are future wrapped into a messy swirl bun to complete it, but if you are not a bun person, then this hairdo can easily be traded for a ponytail of our silky straight hair. Creating a bun to complete the hairstyle will make it an elegant style for your event look, and a ponytail will make this hairstyle more fun and casual to wear.
Space Bun with French Touch and Crimped Hairdo
In the above hairstyle, we have said how buns are the most flexible hairdo and can be mix and match with other hairstyles along with it this hairstyle has various ways to style you up. Here we have mix and match one of the unique types of buns that are Space buns with crimps and French braiding. To achieve the exact same hairstyle as in the above picture, you just have to follow our lead. Being with adding a loose soft French braid at the middle crown area. Then part your hair into two sections and wrap both of them into buns on their respective sides to create space buns. The crimps in this hairstyle are soft and are added before the hairstyle is started. You can see the softness of crimps as they are just seen in the puffy front hair at the crown area.
Styling a Formal Sleek Look by Adding Crimps
Most of the people are misunderstood about the crimped hairstyle they tend to think that these are party wear or a unique occasion hairstyle along with all this you can have a casual meeting crimp hairstyle too. This hairstyle is proof of our statement. Give a glance to the picture provided, and you can see how the lady’s hair is sleekly formally styled with just adding crimps and a messy, unfinished braid. Some front hair casually tied behind is giving it a casual as well as a formal look for day meetings or shopping with your girlfriends. The golden blonde highlights are adding the relaxed chic vibe to the hairdo.
Crimp Styled Gorgeous Look by Adding Flower Tiara
Most of the time, adding crimps to your hair strands work as a casual-cool accessory to style up your hair but is you are a big fan of attachment and always choose a great goody fancy accessory to style your hair then don’t worry as you can do it both ways. That is, you can simply design your hair with crimps, or you can add both crimps as well as fancy accessories. This hairdo will be an example of this. Simple medium hair is all crimped and then styled with elegant real flower tiara for a forest queen. This hairdo will be perfect for your outdoor occasions or a nature love photo shoot for your Instagram post.
Modern Color Mix with 80’s Crimps and Attitude
Having multi colors streaks are one of the popular trends going on right now. You have seen so many different hair color trends around you too. This hairstyle is one of them. The unique choice of color is giving us a full cheer vibe. All the crimps, as well as color, are done with short hair length, which is another stunning hairstyle. Here side swap cutting hair has a soft touch of crimps as well as unique color tones in her hair.
Bold Punk Crimped Pixie Hairstyle
Crimps can also be added to your punk hair cuts. Yes, you read it right. There are no such rules that if you have a fancy bold cut, you need not to style. But girl, you can do it whatever you want, go on and try adding crimps to make it more casual, bold as well as feminine. Show the world that nothing is impossible for you and show your wildest side to the world.
Multi-Toned Crimped Ponytails
Crimped hair is new in fashion. You can easily achieve a crimped texture by heating iron or without heat. Colorful hair looks so attractive, especially on light-colored hair. Little girls look so cute in two ponytails and if younger girls want a cute girl look, then it is the best creative hairstyle for those. For this style divide your hair into two parts then start making loose rubber braids decorate your top part with stars or shiny beads. It is perfect for long hair and paired with any casual outfit. It is not suitable for any professional look or work.
A Modern Take on Timeless Crimp Hairstyle
Crimped hair has many types and techniques so you can easily choose according to your hair type and face shape. Long curls are in trend from the 80’s. After proper styling, you will see your long hair with curls looks shorter and stylish. These crimp curls are created by a special iron rod and last up to 3-4 days with proper maintenance. If you are working women, then make a high ponytail or updo. This type of simple hairstyle is great for night outs or prom parties etc. Paired your crimps with an off-shoulder top with smoky eye makeup.
Structured and Unique Hairstyle
Some girls don’t want a regular look so try this unique pink ponytail. It looks elegant because of the combination of meticulous crimping with top straight hair. This is a comfortable style that can be wear on busy routines. Unique parallel patches on colored hair look different in a ponytail. It is new in style so make sure your dress and makeup perfectly suit your hairstyle. Because of ponytail your face structure, makeup or earrings shows clearly to everyone.
Color Combined for No-Bother Fashion
The creative color combination looks adorable and stylish. Create crimping on layered hair is normal but with different textures, it looks so nice. To make this style tie your front hair into a half knot and other strands lose freely. Colored hair needs proper maintenance and moisturizer so it takes time. When you combine sea green, blue, grey colors it looks like a metallic color that is best for a profession like celebrities, models, etc. These textured crimps are made by an iron rod which can be used only on occasions or special events because regular use of iron rod will damage your hair.
Dutch Braid with Ponytail
Braids are a common hairstyle for everyone in the world. Try this dutch braid on crimped hair is full of volume with a micro crimped ponytail. Various tools are available to achieve micro to large crimps. Girls who have thick and extra-long hair always worry about hairstyles and maintenance. So dutch braid will add style and a high ponytail is a comfortable option. Micro crimps add little volume which is an alluring idea to achieve a princess-like look. It is lighter but looks like a heavy hairdo.
Emphasizes the Face
This classy and girly hairstyle looks awesome with bandana or headband. It is a good idea to style your short hair with half crimping. Short hair is easy to maintain, color and style in a few minutes. The front hair is pinned in right side direction to frame your forehead. Wear bandana for a beachy and stylish look. This hairstyle shows your carefree and caring personality and perfect for outings and picnics, especially in summer and autumn season. Ends remain untouched which gives you a natural look also.
Easy Breezy Go Anywhere Look
Women love that hairstyle which is easy to do and looks beautiful. It is full of attitude hairstyles which look amazing on bob cut hair. To make this hairstyle take your front and side hair and make a loose french braid at the bottom. Ends which is crimped is lose freely. If you are in a rush, make this hairstyle and ready to go. It is a versatile hairstyle that can be suitable for any hair type, professional workplace and skin tone. This easy-breezy hairstyle looks a little messy which gives you a modern look.
Romantic Perfect Updo
If you are worried about choosing a hairstyle for a wedding, then don’t worry; this updo is graceful and elegant. It is a combination of modern and old fashioned hairstyles. Start making bubble braids from the roots and secure it with a ribbon. Crimping adds volume to your hair so after twisting your hair, look thicker and beautiful. Try this updo on icy blonde, golden blonde hair because in light colors, your hairstyle or braids looks more eye-grabbing. It takes time and a professional hairstylist for better results.
Gorgeous Modern Day Princess Hairstyle
Girls always want princesses to look at their younger age. This mesmerizing beautiful hairstyle is giving you a prince’s vibes. At first, a braid will be made from the top, coming down to parietal ridge to the middle part of the crown. At the crown, a little knot will be made and the bottom hair will be used to make curls. Hair will be dyed in the bronze shade to give it a special look. This can be done on special occasions because of the complexity in the procedure of making this hairstyle.
Go on We Dare You Style
Sometimes unique and funky is all you need. The foremost thing while making this hairstyle is to divide all the hair into two parts. The right side hair will be made to make two braids going from the partial ridge to the nape of the head. The second side is used to make a messy look (like the hair is tangled for a long time). After all that, different colors will be used to dye the hair of this side and the dominant hair color will be sea green. This hairstyle is done by teenagers who love heavy metal music.
A Night Out Mix Match Crimp
Long black hair, when styled with a non-heating curls technique, is so creative and damages. This simple hairstyle is good for winters with a high neck dress. Curly hair provides you a hot and sassy look along with a great option for a night out party. Curl your hair with a heatless technique and see results next morning. These are temporary curls but won’t burn your hair. It takes a lot of time if you have long hair. Style your jet black curls with a bold red lip shade.
Crimped hairstyles are reintroduced because it is very popular in the 80’s. Nowadays, various techniques or tools are used to create crimped hair. After finishing, it adds volume to your thin or simple hair but makes sure your hair is naturally fine. To make it different coloring potions are available in saloons. There are many hairstyles according to every hair type from short to long. Try some new fashion trends and achieve a unique and fashionable look. Most of the hairstyles are funky and modern so few hairstyles are suitable for professional works or jobs. It is a time-consuming hairstyle that can be wear on special occasions or events.