55 Cute Bob Hairstyles : Find Your Look

The Bob hairstyle is an evergreen style that won’t go out of fashion. Celebrities have been a great inspiration for styling bob hairstyles in different lengths. You see stars from Hollywood wearing chin grazing bobs, tousled locks, and inverted bob cuts. We’ll be examining the various bob hairstyles to help you decide what’s best for you.

Historically, lots of women liked long hair. There were just a few in Hollywood who wore short hair. The bob haircut was pretty common even before World War I. The graduated bob existed in 1924 and variations of bob cut includes Chinese bob, buzz cut, shag, inverted, shingle, chin length, short, lob, layered, and A-line bob cut were seen back in the day

Let’s explore some of the latest bob hairstyles for short and long hair, as well as types of bob hairstyles to match your face type and hair texture. The bob hairstyle is popular among teenage girls and older women alike. Some women over 40 and over 50 years of age prefer a bob hairstyle because they suffer from hair loss. Finally, the bob is a decent hairstyle with a modern flair.

Short Bob Hairstyles

1. Messy, Layered Short Bob Hair Cut

Cute Short Bob Hairstyles

2. Blonde Layered Bob for Thick Hair

Cute Short Bob Haircuts

3. Short Textured Bob

Cute Bob Hairstyles 2016-2017

4. The Black Bob

Cool Bob Hairstyles for Women

5. Bob Hairstyles with Bangs

Bob Hairstyles with Bangs

6. Choppy Bob Haircuts

Choppy Bob Haircuts

7. Short Whispers

Short whispers bob hairstyle is an ideal haircut for fun loving girls as its length is short and manageable and its flirty pieces on the forehead look so attractive and the layers are well blended.

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8. Wavy Bob

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If you have natural waves then wearing this hairstyle will keep you away from heat and styling products.

Long Bob Hairstyles

1. Sleek A Line Bob

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Sleek a-line bob hair
rainbow a line bob

You should ask your stylist to cut your bob with razor to achieve its full vibe. Cutting with the razor also helps smooth the lines.

2. Icy Blonde Bob Haircut

icy blonde bob

3. Giuliana Rancic’s Asymmetrical Long Bob

Giuliana Rancic's Asymmetrical Long Bob

This long bob is very suitable for busy moms because it is long enough to enjoy the fullness of medium long hair and needs low maintenance.

4. Soft and Sleek

Soft and sleek red bob
Soft and sleek red bob

The model has added low lights and highlights to give her simple long bob a soft and flowing effect.

4. Rounded Bob with Bangs

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Sexy blonde bob
Rounded Bob with Bangs

Here is another form of long bob that is rounded when viewed from the back side. And it has a bit asymmetric form when viewed from the front. It also adds bangs on the front for flair of freshness.

Bob Hairstyles For Fine Hair

1. Short Bob with Bangs

Women in short bob with bangs hairstyle
Short Blonde Bob with Bangs

It looks so innocent and bangs add a hint of femininity to the overall cute impression of this short bob hairstyle.

2. Beachy Blonde Wavy Layered Bob for Fine Hair

Beachy blonde wavy layered bob haircut
disconnected a line bob
disconnected a line bob

3. Disconnected A-Line Bob

disconnected a line bob

This is an uncommon type of bob where the smooth back changes to longer tresses as it comes to front.

4. Lovely Short Bob

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lovely short bob
Bob Hairstyles

 You can achieve this look with first applying volumising gel to hair roots and then blow drying your hair keeping them from upside down. When your hair are almost dry then flip them back and round with a large round brush.

Bob Hairstyles For Curly Hair

1. Medium Curly Bob

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Curly bob hairstyles always look at their best when you give them a few layers especially when the curls are thick.

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2. Long Bob with Large Curls

It’s advisable to give your hair long layers if you have naturally big curls. Because the layers itself create bounce and movement and your curls will get a new life with layers.

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3. Retro Bob

Retro Bob Hairstyle 2016

Retro bob is an ever green hairstyle that was basically originated in 1920s. Women with curly hair need a curl boosting gel and their own fingers to achieve this look within minutes.

Bob Hairstyles For Round Faces

1. Undercut Bob Haircut

Undercut bob hairstyle 2016

2. Rainbow Bob Hairstyle for Round Faces

Rainbow Bob
chin length flipped bob
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3. Chin Length Flipped Bob

This is another fun way to style your bob for your round face cut. Keep its length to your chin and flip it all around the tips. You can wear a short fringe on front or simply side sweep hair and tuck them behind your ear.

Asymmetrical Bob

4. Asymmetric Bob

This is the type of bob that will make your face look thinner and it also adds volume to both sides and this is what makes it an ideal bob cut for someone with round face and thin hair.

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5. Highlights in Bob

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highlights bob

Highlights are a very nice option when you have thick hair and round face and still want a bob haircut. Highlights reduce the overall weight from your head and make a transition to your actual face framing.

Layered Bob Hairstyles

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1. Simple Layered Bob

Layers are best achieved in medium length or at least your length should be below the chin. It is a simple delightful bob with layers but a woman who hates when her hair catch in her eyes must avoid it.

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2. Age Defying Layered Bob

age defying layered bob

The trimmed off weary tips of this short layered bob hairstyle beautify the wearer’s bone structure and hides her fine lines and wrinkles.

3. Growing Bob with Layers

growing bob with layers
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You can ask your stylist to give you this kind of layers when you’re growing a short bob and don’t want a shag or messy cut. It looks formal and retains the beauty of long growing hair.

Thanks for checking out our article on the bob hairstyle. What do you think? Let us know your thoughts in the comment section below.

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  1. Today, I went to the salon with my children. My 4
    year old daughter got the cutest little layered bob. Now I want to go back and get a matching bob for myself! LoL I know this is a little crazy but I had to tell someone!

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