Shoulder length hairstyles are incredible and the best of the two worlds. Either it can be left open or tied in a half bun or pony or simply can be tied up in a pony. The options are limitless and depending on your face cut, hair texture and time to devote to the style you can opt for the desired cut. There are classy, modern, funky, fun, sassy, edgy and playful style options that can be done on hair. The shoulder length is easy to maintain and can be styled with minimum efforts and products. Medium length hair is very versatile in their appeal.
Here are 40 stunning hairstyles for your shoulder length hair. You can carry them with any outfit on any occasion.
1. Medium Length Hair with Waves
The center part of this style looks very ravishing and compliments the round face. The style is apt for chubby cheeks or double chin as it will fall on the cheeks taking away the fullness. The style is simple, evergreen and can be maintained easily. Apart from the middle part, if a side parting is created, it will add some more texture to the style. The style is slightly wavy and is symmetrical that adds to her looks. Use a smoothing and shining product to maintain frizz free beautiful hair.
2. Medium Length Stacked Lob
This is a trending style, and the stacked lob is a beautiful option for straight, wavy and curly hair. The cut has been characterized by front layers falling longer on the back, and this is creating the delightful lines and beautiful contrast. A curling iron can give you such beautiful curls, and if you have natural waves, then the style is just for you. Just a serum to tame the flying hair will be needed.
3. Medium Length with Waves with a Middle Parting
The most comfortable style for girls with wavy hair and a round face. The length is good to be left open or simply tied in a bun. The hair has been done with a voluminizing product to add fullness and movement. The waves fall beautifully on the face to give a perfect frame to the face. Just keep your hair hydrated and moisturized, and you are good to go. It is a style for the modern day women to give her charming appearance.
4. Stylish and Messy Waves
Mess with style is the new vogue. The stark dark black hair done in medium length will make you look ravishing and ready to go. The side part of hair gives a carefree wave to the otherwise classic cut. The style has been created with the use of products that increase volume. The overall style speaks a lot about the strong personality, so the makeup has to be kept minimal to build a strong impact.
5. Shoulder Length Stacked Lob
The blond hair has been done beautifully in medium to short waves. The cut has been done with beautiful symmetry of the hair falling on the neck makes the look simple and easy to carry. The weight is at the bottom thus giving movement to the hair.
6. Teased Messy Short Waves
The style is the epitome of elegance in spite of being simple. the hair has been teased at the root to give a messy look with volume. The gel has been used to get the tousled look that goes well with all occasions and women from any background and age. Serum to tame the flyways will be required. It is a style that will need some scrunching with deep conditioning, and then you are done and sorted to go.
7. Inverted and Smooth Medium Length with Side Swept Long Bangs
The medium length hair has been done with layers at the bottom, and the ends are finished in an inverted out way which adds to the stylish look. The hair is light and slightly teased at the roots gives them movement. The hair looks a bit messy, but that adds to the look. A slight movement of hair from one side to another side changes the look. With the same messy look addition of tiara can make a whole lot of difference.
8. Half Bun with Gorgeous Waves
This is a slightly longer medium length cut that is quite a modern twist to the traditional waves. The cut has framed the face beautifully, and style itself has a rock star appeal. The top knot half bun in the crown part adds to the look. The ends are with light highlights that add to the look. Avery beautiful and simple style that will help you rock most of the outings of a simple lazy afternoon. The style is messy but still looks very elegant.
9. Medium Length A Line Bob
The a-line bob falls slightly longer than the style and has texture and sleek look that can make anyone run for all their money. The length is uniform, and the middle partition with teasing up at one side creates the look and adds to the length of the face. Serum to tame the frizzy hair will be needed and blow dry in the morning will be worth the effort. The hair falling playfully on the face creates a very sassy look. It is an evergreen style apt for all occasions.
10. The Greek Goddess
Simple and sleek with super shiny and healthy hair is the description for the style. It is a style that will remind you of Cleopatra and her beauty’ the roots are dark black and the ends are in light hues that creates the simple yet powerful statement. Straightener will be needed to create the look. Lots of gel will help to get the look but make sure that the products are light or the entire look gets destroyed.
11. Middle Part Medium Length Stacked Lob
It is trendy, stacked long bob that is an excellent option for straight, wavy or curly hairs. The blond colored hair looks beautiful and gives a feminine appeal to the style. A gentle waves to the style has been added with help of smoothing iron with rounded edges. The hair has been tucked behind the ears giving it a cut childlike appeal. The middle part of the hair provides a balance with the frame to the face.
12. Medium Length Shag Haircut
The style is about the medium length dark black hair with a slight hint of brown tone. The cut is about feature short, texture, choppy layers that are enhanced with the shades of hair. The final result is with the use of lots of shinning and smoothing products along with volume enhancing products. The middle partition makes it easy to manage the hairs.
13. Sleek and Simple with Side Bangs
An evergreen style for all that can be apt for any party or event in case you desire. It is a style that has stood the test of time and can be done without much efforts. It is your efforts towards healthy hair that will be shown in this style. It is the cute next door girl hairstyle that can be done at home without much efforts; it is best suited for straight hairs.
14. Middle Part with an Asymmetrical Bob
This is a choppy and trendy style that has one bang longer and angled at one side. The back and front hair are of the similar length. The side hair falls on the cheeks giving a cute frame to the face. It is a cute, simple style that will require hot iron straightening to get the desired result.
15. Short Length Shag Haircut
This shag cut has lots of different length layers and will require the use of a dry cutting technique to get the perfect choppy effect. A little scrunching and plopping will present the desired look. The style will need protein treatment and deep conditioning to get the results of beautiful waves and shags. The length is short, so it can be kept open or tied in half pony.
16. Medium Length Modern Shag Haircut
The medium length shag is cut but has the perfect balance and clarity as the hair stay out of face but still provide an excellent frame to the face with the help of side-parted hair that falls on the hair like longer bangs. It is a delightful style and will need spray to hold the hair. You can use lightweight products so that the movement of the hair is not affected, but the shape and look are maintained. The ends are pointed but in a soft way.
17. Simple Medium Length Hairstyle
The middle part of the style and hair falling on the forehead add softness and frame to the face. The sleek and straight hair create a very sophisticated look. It is an effortless style, but shining products will be needed to create the look. The style is simple and elegant and can be copied at home with great ease.
18. Side Parted Messy Hair
Let the hair fall freely on your shoulders. Just create a slight side parting, so that the front fringes cover your side face. Let your natural curls flaunt with this style. Use your fingers to comb the hair or a wide-tooth comb. It gives you a messy casual look, suited for any casual outing. You need to use hairspray or serum to set the hair.
19. Short Messy Waves
It is simple, carefree look done on the medium length hairs. The shades of black and blond blend well with style. The style has simply scrunched back brush at the crown, and the hair is left open and free. The use of no products is visible but a deep conditioning regime is followed to get the desired look.
20. Long Waves in Short Hair
The hair has long waves in the short length and is a bit messy style. The hair has been back brushed with hand, and they fall playfully on the sides of the face giving the face a very soft frame. It is an effortless style, but lots of efforts in maintaining the healthy tresses is quite evident.
21. The Violet Hair
Slightly long hair with soft waves and the sharp end was done in shades of violet looks very doll-like. The side partition and hair teased at one side looks very elegant and adds a bit of the length to the face. It is a natural shade for hair but looks very smart and charming. The hair is a bit messy in their appearance, but they are not frizzy. There is movement in the hair as the ends have been kept heavy with the choppy cut.
22. Curls with a Side Bang
The length is short, and due to the curls, there is furthermore shrinkage. The side partitions of the hair also in a big curl and fall beautifully on the back hair after covering some part of the forehead. This is a very vintage inspired hairstyle but is still very popular and apt for ladies who have naturally curly or wavy hairs. Lots of conditioning and hydrating masks will be needed for this style.
23. Loveliest Shades in Waves
The color of the hair speaks volume about the soft sweet personality. The waves that fall just on the shoulder are bit messy and have been scrunched. The light shades and the waves will require lots of moisturizing and deep conditioning. The hairstyle and the color will add waves of freshness to your look. It is a style to make you look young.
24. Soft Multicolored Lob with Bangs
The soft pastel shades with bangs falling on the forehead but staying away from the eyes create a very smooth look. It is a fun look, but at the same time, it’s adorable. Conditioning and smoothing products are essential to maintaining the look. It is must try to look for the season of fun without being too loud and has the unicorn appeal about it.
25. Tousled Middle Part Layers in Different Hues
The style is about the different layers and beautiful shades of blond, brown and dark tones in it. The side part with some hair on the cheek frames the face. The glamorous tousled layers that fall just a little below the shoulders are in trend and will suite anyone with thin to medium hair.
26. Formal Curls
These are vintage inspired soft waves with middle partition. A few highlights give it a modern appeal. The style is best for women with natural curls or waves. Lots of conditioning and protein treatment is required to get the curls in the right way. The style needs no accessory to increase the look, but some clips of pearls or stones can bring a lot of glamour to these simple, beautiful curls. The style is an excellent Gatsby look.
27. Choppy Hair with Natural Highlights
The style and the look are effortless. The natural pattern of the curls has been simply dressed up. The curls are kept natural and there lies the beauty. The hair is clean and softly disheveled to get the look. The shade is beautiful for the complexion, and the side part just makes it complete. It is a style that is suitable for all and with a good curling iron this style can be easily done at home.
28. Waves for Thin Hair
This a tousled, beachy textured look. The grown out and the regrowth along with the brightness makes it a look that is similar to naturally sun-kissed. The look is messy with purpose. A few pieces have been curled, and the hot curling iron has been used for it. The lob style is suitable for all face shapes and is easy to style. With leave-in conditioner and heat protection, this style is good to go for all the occasions.
29. Inspiring Inverted Lob
It is a trending style which has everything one could ask for. The glamorous disheveled look presents the fashion-forward appeal. It is playful, cool and fell free spirited style. Short enough to be left open and long enough to be tied in a braid or another multitude of ways. The style is excellent, and with low maintenance, it is good to go for any face shape or hair type. There is no do’s or don’t for this style, and anything and everything is suitable for this style. It is bohemian style still good to go for the party also.
30. Simple and Sleek
This is an evergreen style for all faces and ages. It is a style that can never go wrong be it any occasion. It is a style that can be done at home with just a smoothing serum and straightener. Straight hair that is thin in texture is best suitable for this style. The style can be worn down or tied in any up do as the length is very versatile. Middle partition with some playing at the roots on the crown does the trick.
31. Middle Parted Bangs
The side part with bangs and layers of varied length is simply incredible. The length is ending a little below the collar bones and giving a perfect frame to the face. The shaggy textured cut is simply versatile and cute when pulled back. The style is simple and effortless and will look great with both straight and wavy.
32. Simple Messy Hair
Straight hair that has been done with root lifting spray gives the beautiful, gorgeous look. The front needs to be pulled in front and then round brushing and letting dry will provide the best-desired look. The side part with hair falling on both the sides will do the trick and frame the face with utmost softness.
33. Bangs with Shoulder Length Loose Waves
The bangs can never go wrong and the bangs are falling slightly on the eyes can nail the look. The loose waves falling on the sides of the face frame the face with a soft look. The look is about soft waves and the stunning look. Moisturizing and deep conditioning is the key to the look. Hot iron to straighten the front bangs and curl the back hair will be crucial.
34. Sandy and Stunning
The roots have dark tones to the tips in a light shade of blond gives it a very sandy effect. The side part further aggravates the color pattern. A simple textured and layered cut with hair falling just above the shoulders to give the best look. Light mousse to hold the hair and at the same time allow movement is to be used. A quick blow dry in the morning will give the results apart from it leaving the hair in its natural texture is desired.
35. Ascending Bob
The dark hair in the middle part with side bangs longer than the back ones creates a very urban look. The back hair is short falling at the nape and then gradually the length increasing and towards the sides, the length is long giving the face a gorgeous frame that is also very edgy in its appeal. Smoothing and shining products will be needed to get the look. It is a little bit of edge to the classic bob. Heat protectant should be used before the use of hot tool styling along with a leave in spray. To tame the flyways at the roots and ends any serum will do good.
36. Long and Cute Waves
The blonde balayage with the natural darker color brings out the waves in the long medium length haircut. Middle part and hair covering some part of the forehead gives a frame to the face. The hair falling from the two sides on the shoulder and below that provides a very cascade-like effect. The style is stunning and suits best for curly or wavy hair. Straight hair if appropriately done with a hot curling iron the look can be achieved. The serum can be used to avoid the flyways and give a smooth look to the hair.
37. Straight and Sleek with Bangs
The style has a very vintage appeal about itself with bangs that have been slightly rolled in with falling just above the eyes, but not obstructing the view. The bangs are giving softness to the face, and the bangs themselves is very smooth and shining. The hair at the back fall from both the sides on the shoulder adding further softness to the look. It is a lovely feminine style but subtly depicts a dominant personality. The dark shades of hair with contrasting fair skin create a very stunning look.
38. Beautiful Vineyard Inspired Curls
All desire the style of the hair. It is simple yet a very remarkable style that can be created at home with a hot iron. The roots and length have been smoothened with the ends done in curls. The style will need shining products along with heat protecting products. The style is all about grace and to get the style minimal efforts are needed. Simply with a hot iron, the style can be done in a few minutes. The flyways can be tamed with the help of serum or gel.
39. Soft Waves with Sharp Points
Beautiful soft highlights and waves falling like ripples in water will leave everyone stunned by your look. The style will need lots of smoothing and moisturizing products. Blow dry the hair with medium round brush. Then with a curling iron curl the to get the desired look. Heart shaped face will suit the style, but otherwise, it is a versatile style for all face types and texture of hair. Medium to thick hair is best suited for the style. With some smoothing cream simply finish the style and rock the look.
40. The Dreamy Half Updo Bun
It is a messy style but still looks elegant and very feminine. Simply the shoulder length straight sleek hair have been tied in a half bun at the center creates a very dreamy look. The hair is smooth and silky soft, and this hairstyle is apt for it. With a smoothing cream the hair is tousled a bit, and then with a band, they have been tied in a bun. The style is suitable for thin to thick hair. Naturally, straight hair is best suited for this style. It is a simple style that can be done in just a few minutes without much efforts.
The above were few options of hairstyle in the shoulder length hair. Any style can be adopted in the length if the hair has been maintained in good health. Healthy and balanced nutritional food with adequate exercises and good quality products that are free of chemicals the styles can be done with great ease.