There is a new haircut trend threatening to overturn the shag as the most popular style of the second: the bob. (Simply have a look at Laura Harrier, Lori Harvey, and Hunter Schafer.) The perfect half about this reduce is that it is endlessly versatile — you possibly can ask for an inverted style, blunt ends, or one thing more asymmetrical, however let’s not overlook in regards to the fashionable “sliced” bob haircut.
The title could sound a bit scary, however a sliced bob is just a textured bob. “Slicing is a texturizing technique used to interrupt up strong shapes and take away weight, creating motion and texture,” Jenna Spino, a stylist at Maxine Salon in Chicago, tells POPSUGAR. “When used on a bob haircut, you get a ‘sliced bob.’ It is a glossy, blunt however textured ‘do.”
The coiffure combines one of the best of each worlds: “It has extra texture than a basic bob however is extra blunt than a uneven, layered bob,” Spino says. That is as a result of the slicing method would not add conventional layers, which lets you preserve the blunt ends whereas nonetheless benefiting from motion within the fashion.
Everybody appears good with a sliced bob, however logistically it does work higher with straight hair. “In case you have wavy or curly [hair], you’ll spend extra time styling,” Spino says. Thin hair, in particular, is great for this haircut as a result of it “provides texture on tremendous hair with out eradicating an excessive amount of weight.” This offers you the looks of fuller hair.
With that stated, in case you have straight hair, you will not have to do a lot styling to make this haircut look effortlessly cool. “If not, blow-dry it easy, or flat-iron,” Spino says. “Use texture spray — elevate up your hair, and spray the mid-to-ends to indicate off the motion.”
Forward, see inspiration for the sliced-bob haircut pattern to take with you to the salon.