Stacey Bradshaw
Updated on December 31, 2021
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Feathered bangs has been an absolute favorite among women of all ages and the best match for a feather haircut for many seasons already. If you have just decided to cut one, you will be surprised to know how many types of bangs you can choose from. This ultimate guide with the 20 best ideas on how to style feathered bangs will help you know what fringe will suit your face shape and your hairstyle most!

Is Feathery Bangs a Good Idea?

Sporting feathered bangs is a great way to look fabulous while spending little time on styling. Unlike thick, full fringes, they do not draw too much focus but freshen up the overall image.

Feathery bangs are a great addition to haircuts of different lengths, going especially well with cheeky short bobs, layered shoulder-length haircuts and pixie cuts that are all the rage right now.

If you still hesitate if you should get a feather cut bangs, know that you don’t need to commit to the same look, as there are many bangs styling tips that allow creating a different image every time. For example, you can blow-dry your bangs to be peppy, braid it, pin it up or even gel it back.

1. Feathered Bangs with a Textured Bob

Elongated Feather Cut Bangs with Bob

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Women with long faces should better avoid short bangs and hairstyles with slicked-back hair, sticking to elongated, oblique bangs. See how this beveled feathered front bangs with lightened ends makes the image softer and visually widens the face.

2. Classy Feathered Bangs

This bangs is timelessly stylish and pretty low-maintenance. It’s especially flattering for middle-aged women, as feather cut bangs open up the forehead while subtly hiding wrinkles on it. In combination with a blunt bob, it elegantly frames the face, modeling a beautiful correct oval.

Wispy Bangs with a Classy Bob

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3. Side-Swept Feathered Bangs

The timeless lob hairstyle with bangs will suit almost any girl! Ask your hairstylist for a bangs style that will make an organic whole with your ‘do. For example, if you have a natural middle parting, it is better to go for the bangs parted in the middle too.

Side-Swept Feathered Bangs with Middle Parting

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4. Feathery Bangs with a Shaggy Pixie

Graduated bangs are most often used in a variety of cascading and layered hairstyles, including bob cuts. See how great this style can be for naturally wavy or curly hair with bangs!

5. Anime-Inspired Hairstyle with Feathered Bangs

Straight or asymmetrical feather cut bangs can accompany various creative and extravagant haircuts and are very unpretentious in care and styling. Feathered bangs can be perfectly accented with a touch of a modeling gel and black hair — this combo is insanely spectacular and adds a slight anime-inspired hint.

6. Long Feathered Bangs with Inverted Bob

Such an extravagant haircut with the volume on top and short back of the head looks very glamorous with see-through feathered bangs. More volume on the sides of the bangs will help hide the cheeks and even signs of aging.

See-Through Feathered Bangs with Inverted Bob

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7. Short Layered Bob with Feathered Bangs

Long bangs are the easiest to style, especially if you choose trendy, ragged, and creatively “casual” bangs. By the way, this hairstyle is a must-try for thin hair that usually requires additional volume.

Long Side-Swept Feathered Fringe with a Short Bob

Instagram / @shmoakin_hair

8. Long Curtain Feathered Bangs

Feathering is a good technique to try for cutting long layered hairstyles with bangs. Long curtain bangs allow to create additional volume for the hairdo’s shape and beautifully frame the face, hiding its roundness. It’s a great way to add a subtle change to your look making it more stylish and interesting without a chance to regret cutting blunt bangs or having to deal with the styling issues.

Curtain Feathered Bangs with Flipped Ends

Instagram / @salsalhair

9. Asymmetrical Parting Feathered Fringe

Asymmetry in bob has firmly established itself as a favorite hairstyle of many fashionistas and celebrities. Asymmetrical parting and side-swept feathered bangs add volume and texture to the hair, as well as bring attention to the brightest face features like eyes and lips.

Deep Side Parting Fringe with Feathered Ends

Instagram / @alisonallvess

10. Asymmetrical Copper Feathered Bangs

Feathered bangs are the elements that allow creating unique looks for common haircuts. See how long feather cut bangs swept to one side is an excellent addition to short, cut to the maximum, hair on the back of the head, which elegantly opens the neck. Subtle highlights add texture and volume to the fringe and the overall hairstyle.

Asymmetrical Feathered Fringe with Copper Bob

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11. Cool Shag with Feathered Bangs

Correct styling of a shag hairstyle can emphasize the pronounced layered structure of the bangs. With the help of modeling tools, the bangs can be styled naturally, falling on the face, or slightly edgy to add volume to the hair.

Messy Side-Swept Feathered Bangs

Instagram / @rachelwstylist

12. Dynamic Layered Feathered Bangs

One of the most tempting and elegant haircuts is an asymmetrically layered pixie. It always looks fresh and original and suits any hair type. Just see how much volume this feathered side-swept bangs creates without covering up a forehead or drawing attention from the eyes.

13. Oblique Feathered Bangs and a Pixie Cut

Straight or oblique, feathered bangs will go well with any pixie. Torn bangs will smooth out the sharp proportions and angles. At the same time, they will add a daring and sexy hint to the whole look. So don’t hesitate — feathered bangs go amazing with short hair, and pixie cuts with bangs is definitely a trendy choice!

Oblique Feathered Bangs

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14. Elongated Feathered Bangs with Edgy Mob

A mullet lob with layered feathered bangs is perfect for anyone who wants to get a slightly grungy look yet add weightlessness to thick strands. Gradually cut strands with the shortest ones on the back of the head and the longest ones on the temple area create a good overall balance in combination with asymmetrical feathered bangs.

Layered Feathered Bangs with a Mullet Lob

Instagram / @fabrihairdesigner

15. Choppy Shag with Short Feathered Bangs

Short choppy feathered bangs can spice up a cropped, layered, short shag and distract from the wide forehead. The shaggy cut echoes the style of the 80s (and a little bit of the 90s), which is especially popular now. Keep in mind that slight natural negligence is in trend!

Short Feathered Bangs Hairstyle

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16. Elegant Feathered Undercut Pixie

The trend for pixies was set decades ago, and each season short hairstyles gain new and bigger waves of popularity. Pixie undercut with feathered bangs is a chic and sexy hairstyle for anyone who loves short hair and wants to go from punk rock to classic with a few simple styling tricks. Slightly highlighted bangs with dark undercut will emphasize the shape and beauty of the hairstyle.

17. One Side Bangs with Feather Effect

Long bangs can look really gorgeous, don’t they? Just see how this cool flipped-over parting adds volume to the style, while the feathered ends of the bang make it blend naturally with the rest of the hair.

18. Asymmetrical Feathered Bangs with Short Hair

Such a “boyish” pixie with short strands on the crown and elongated wispy bangs gives, paradoxically, femininity and sexuality to the image. The beauty of this cut is that it significantly rejuvenates and refreshes the face. So, such pixies can be chosen by both young girls and ladies in their 50s.

Asymmetrical Feathered Bangs with Dark Highlights on Ends

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19. Long Feather Cut Bangs with Flipped Ends

Feathered kinda-bangs-like strands do great gob framing the face and blend wonderfully into the entire hair length. The bangs slowly goes lengthwise on the sides, helping to refresh the image a little.

Flipped Feathered Strands Styled as a Fringe

Instagram / @nat_doeshair

20. Feathered Bangs with Bright Highlights

Feathered side bangs are versatile and suit all complexions, regardless of the shape of the face. The length of the strands plays an important role here though. Oblique bangs are a good choice if you want to hide imperfect hairline or wrinkles or correct facial disproportions, like heavy eyebrows or a low forehead.

Oblique Bangs with Bright Highlights on Feathered Hair

Instagram / @hairtamedbytika

As you can see, feathered bangs is a great style that will suit almost everyone. Feel free to experiment with fringe haircuts each time you want to bring something new into your hairdo or your life!

Elongated Feather Cut Bangs with BobWispy Bangs with a Classy BobSide-Swept Feathered Bangs with Middle PartingShaggy Feathery BangsFeather Cut Bangs with an Anime-Inspired HairstyleSee-Through Feathered Bangs with Inverted BobLong Side-Swept Feathered Fringe with a Short BobCurtain Feathered Bangs with Flipped EndsDeep Side Parting Fringe with Feathered EndsAsymmetrical Feathered Fringe with Copper BobMessy Side-Swept Feathered BangsOne Side Feathered BangsOblique Feathered BangsLayered Feathered Bangs with a Mullet LobShort Feathered Bangs HairstylePixie Undercut with Feathered BangsLong Bangs with Feathered EndsAsymmetrical Feathered Bangs with Dark Highlights on EndsFlipped Feathered Strands Styled as a FringeOblique Bangs with Bright Highlights on Feathered Hair
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