Let us talk about long layered hairstyles today. Do you think they are really like most people explain them to be? In fact, for lots of years now, ladies all around the world have been debating the advantages and disadvantages of trying out these hairstyles.
Some of those who wanted the hairstyle felt that it added more volume and further left lots of options in regards to styling. Those who did not appreciate the hairstyle, on the other hand, felt that the layers were too cumbersome and made styling extremely hard.
But if we want to be entirely honest, layered hairstyles are very trendy lately and are also super stylish. And if you still disagree, then perhaps you do not understand the hairstyle; so I am going to explain it to you.
Stated simply, a layered hairstyle is defined as having distinct hair lengths into your hair locks in order to add texture and volume. When most people style layered haircuts, they do it in order to frame the shape of their face or sometimes add more body if they have thinner hair.
With that in mind, let us look at several advantages of styling layered haircuts before jumping to the main section of the post and looking at the 50 best-layered hairstyles today.
Advantages of layered haircuts
- The best-layered hairstyle will flatter facial shapes of all sort
- Layered styles add a whole lot of volume to your hair locks. This will come in handy especially if you have fine or thin hair
- In addition to that, it adds more bounce to wavy and curly hair as well
- It awards you lots of coloring options including balayage and ombre hues. This further adds a tone of texture to your hair.
- They leave a lot of room for styling your hair with additional styles
- Both longer and shorter hairstyles will look great with a layered hairstyle
- They are an astounding way for you to get rid of dead ends and maintain the health of your hair as well
- If you hate hairstyles that stress you out when it comes to styling, then you will love layered hairstyles because they are super easy to style
- The period of hair that it will take your hair locks to dry will be shorter
In case up to this point have not yet convinced you into the idea of trying out a layered hairstyle, then I ask you not to bounce just yet. Ensure you stick to the end of the post and I am confident one of the images will sell you on the idea.
Better yet, like always, I have decided to start the article on a high note by listing more than 20 celebrities who cannot stay away from these infectious hairstyles.
Without wasting any more of your time, let us move on to the main section of the post and look at the 50 best-layered hairstyles.
50 Gorgeous Cute Long Layered Hairstyles For Women
Jourdan Dunn’s Layered Hairstyles
The first celebrity in our detailed enumeration is Jourdan Dunn’s Layered Hairstyle. I know that you can tell in the image here are not too long but there is no denying that it is not any less astounding.
With that in mind, if you have slightly long hair, then here is a chance for you to show off those pretty curls just like this beauty. All you need to do is add a textured, layered bob. In addition to that, feel free to spritz a slight volume spray in order to award the hairstyle more body.
Gabrielle Union’s Layered Hairstyle
Just like Jourdan Dunn’s layered hairstyle, Gabrielle Union’s hairstyle is also not very long but will look astounding on anyone with a slightly long haircut. In order to attain this, take the cue from Gabrielle union above and ensure you go for the structured and layered bob that has been coupled with side bangs.
To finish off the style, style it using wax, which will award it a stronger hold.
Gigi Hadid’s Layered Hairstyle
How would this enumeration go on without us including the queen of long layered hairstyles? If you choose this style, ensure that you slick the topside of your long hair just like Gigi Hadid did in order to attain the clean and out of your shower look.
You will also need a good amount of gel in order to attain the look, but trust me when I say that is a small price to pay when you bear in mind the number of heads you’ll turn.
Gwyneth Paltrow’s Long Layered Hairstyles
Easy and relaxed, Gwyneth Paltrow styles her long layered and straight hair locks with minimal styling, which is what everyone should strive for when it comes to achieving the best-layered hairstyles. In addition to that, ensure you keep your hair looking smooth by using a blowout cream.
Naomi Campbell’s Long Layered Hairstyle
If you are still looking for inspiration in order to see how chick and sleek pin-straight layers will look on anyone, then leave that to Naomi Campbell. Another thing I love most about Nomi Campbell’s layered hairstyles is the fact it keeps her hair looking smooth and shiny when she uses a little bit of hair oil.
Blake Lively’s Layered Hairstyle
In case you would like to try out an ultimate natural beachy wave with your long hair, then turn to none other than the beloved Blake Lively for some inspiration. After styling the hairstyle above, ensure you spritz on some texture spray throughout the long hair in order to award your hairstyle more body.
Sarah Jessica Parker’s Layered Hairstyle
I love this layered hairstyle particularly because the long straight layers of her hair locks frame Sarah Jessica Parker’s face perfectly which further gives dimension to most of her hair. With this haircut, ensure you tame all flyaways using hair oil.
Chrissy Teigen’s Layered Hairstyle
If you are looking for a layered hairstyle that will not take lots of your time or need lots of maintenance in Hairstyle to look amazing at all times, then here is one you ought to try out. Chrissy Teigen’s loose curls award her such a relaxed and pretty style.
Kate Bosworth’s Long Layered Hairstyle
In the image above, Kate Bosworth managed to slick back her loose waves in order to attain the refined nighttime look. When you try it out on your long hair, avail hairspray so it can hold your locks into place while at the same time awarding you that extra hair shine.
Meghan Markle’s Layered Hairstyle
To be honest, we can copy anything this princess (literally) does. In the image above, she wears her layered hair with slight waves which give the overall look the perfect shine we all need for our everyday look.
Cindy Crawford’s Long Layered Hairstyle
In this image, Cindy Crawford proves that long layered hairstyles are the best option if you intend to curl your hair locks before going for a night out. Just like most of the haircuts before, ensure that you use a strong-hold hairspray if you want to keep the curls intact for the whole day.
Priyanka Chopra’s Long Layered Hairstyle
If you had not quite decided on whether you will style this look and Priyanka Chopra’s Long Layered hairstyle does not convince you, then I don’t know what will.
This beauty’s soft layers can also enhance anyone’s shine and fight off frizz.
Olivia Munn’s Long Layered Hairstyle
Olivia Munn decided to style layered hairstyle with waves and further slicked back all flyaways in order to add more volume to her hairstyle. She slicked them back using a finishing cream.
Kate Moss’ Long Layered Hairstyle
I firmly believe you will agree when I say Kate Moss is the queen of effortless aesthetics. Get these off-duty long layered hairstyles using a texture spray in order to get the tousled and lifted look.
Jennifer Aniston’s Long Layered Hairstyle
This Jennifer Aniston’s shiny and straight layers are always hair goals. I am sure my daughter would give anything to attain the look above.
Jessica Alba’s Long Layered Hairstyle
Here, Jessica Alba shows off her ombre layers with a medium haircut. You can utilize a great heat protectant before designing the style.
Jennifer Garner’s Long Layered Hairstyle
Jennifer Garner loves wearing her layers with the curled ends, which we can all agree that is a great look.
Mandy Moore’s Long layered hairstyle
With the loose waves and full bangs, Mandy Moore gives off a main Bridget Bardot vibe. When styling this haircut, in particular, note that a small round boar bristle brush is key.
Kerry Washington’s Long Layered Hairstyle
In the image above, Kerry Washington showed off her different highlights in the layered curls. You can protect the hair’s color using your favorite shampoo.
Rosie Huntington’s Layered Hairstyle
Every time she has to do straight, long layered hairstyles with a side part, Rosie Huntington does it chic and simple. She is literally glowing in the image above.
Shay Mitchell’s Long Layered Hairstyle
When she is on the red carpet, Shay Mitchell gives off the ultimate effortless and tousled wave with her parted long layered hairstyle that has been topped off by the sultry vibe. Feel free to spritz a little bit of spray in order to add more volume.
Gemma Chan’s Long Layered Hairstyle
Why not try out these soft waves that perfectly cascade smoothly past the shoulders in order to give off the cool, romantic vibe just like on Gemma Chan.
Jenna Dewan’s long layered hairstyle
Jenna Dewan’s long layered hairstyle is the ultimate Hollywood glam haircut. Ensure you create a slight blend in order to award the hair the shape using a straightener. But ensure that you do not overheat it.
Constance Wu’s Long Layered Hairstyle
Who said that you cannot wear your ponytail when you don’t have the longest hair? Because Constance Wu disagrees. Here she shows you how you can easily attain the fun style.
Lucy Hale’s Long Layered hairstyle
Lucy Hale decided to give her hair a rocker-inspired and edgy take on the ever-famous bob by adding the side-swept. As with most layered hairstyles, you will need a hairspray that can make your hair hold into place.
Halle Berry’s Layered Hairstyle
Halle Berry’s Hairstyle is not too long either, but I think it did the job of ensuring she turned head on the red carpet.
Kristen Stewart’s Layered Hairstyle
Isn’t it amazing how these celebrities with slightly long hair locks can manage to look as great as those who have long hair? Kristen Stewart is another celebrity to prove that.
Cameron Diaz’s Long Layered Hairstyle
It is no secret that Cameron Diaz has a pretty type of hair that is thin but it has been made better by the long layered hairstyle.
Rihanna’s Long Layered Hairstyle
This hairstyle will look best on those who have long and wavy hair. And yeah, you can look as great as Riri herself.
Miley Cyrus’ Long Layered Hairstyle
I can think of no better way for you to improve your blonde beauty waves than to get layers just like Miley Cyrus did in the image above.
Jennifer Lopez’s Layered Hairstyle
I confidently believe that I have just found out the reason why Jennifer Lopez is regarded as one of the most celebrated female style icons.
Second Cameron Diaz’s Layered Hairstyle
Here is the second Layered Hairstyle from Cameron Diaz. If this proves anything, it is that she is the queen when it comes to layered haircuts.
Vanessa Hudgen’s Layered hairstyle
This Long Layered Hairstyle from Vanessa Hudgen is a gift for those who love to get creative with their haircuts. The style also best emphasizes your best facial features.
Another Rihanna’s Layered Hairstyle
Here comes a second Long Layered Hairstyle from Rihanna. And compared to the first one I shared, you can notice that these ones are slightly taller
Carrie Underwood’s Layered Hairstyle
The flipped ends coupled with long layered hairstyles are the best techniques that can easily take any hairstyle to the next level.
Taylor Swift’s Layered Hairstyle
Besides releasing hits after hits, there is another thing that Taylor Swift can not resist and that is a long layered hairstyle.
Jennifer Lawrence’s Layered Hairstyle
It is hard to tell that Jennifer Lawrence has thin hair whenever you see her styling her long layered hairstyle.
Long straight layers
Whether you have invested in high-quality sets of extensions or have naturally long hair, you can rest assured layering your hair will have it looking enhancing.
Kim Kardashian’s Long Layered Hairstyle
For this, ensure your long layers cover your curly hair amid humid temperatures.
The Layered Cut Perm
If you come from Korea, then you know that the Layered Cut Perm is the nation’s biggest secret that everyone must try out at least once in their lifetime
Nicole Sheznigger’s Layered Hairstyle
This hairstyle that has been inspired by old Hollywood is an amazing way to style up your hair locks when you have long hair.
The Bardot Layered Hairstyle
This is the only hairstyle in this enumeration that best emulates the 60’s, french starlet.
The Razored Layers Haircut
These razored layers are for those who are looking to add more texture to their thick hair strands.
Angled Layered Hairstyle
What I love most about Angled Layers is they’re perfect for fine hair because they give out more body without looking lifeless and too wispy.
Bedhead Layered Hairstyle
This hair look is all about neatly mussing up your hair’s texture but being careful through the process to ensure it does not look unkempt or dirty.
Ghost Layered Hairstyle
If I am being honest, this is one of the most flattering haircuts I have ever seen styled on long hair. It’s easy and neat at the same time.
Selena Gomez’s Layered Hairstyle
If you have long hair, then you can rest assured that Selena Gomez’s hairstyle will look extremely flattering on you.
Grown out shag Layered Hairstyle
If you would love to try out a 70’s inspired shag hairstyle that will look cool and trendy, then this is it for you.
Rita Ora’s Layered Hairstyle
Rita Ora needs no introduction and neither does her long layered hairstyle. Also, ask your stylist to style it in a way that it’s softer and smoother just like Rita Ora’s.
For those not accustomed to the ombre hairstyle, it is where your hair gradually blends in from a color to a different one toward the ends. The color transition is usually from dark to light. Try it out and I’m confident you’ll love it.