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20 Long Bob Hairstyles |Bob Haircuts for Women

Long bobs hairstyles, sometimes referred to as a lob, is a haircut that allows hair to hang just above or at shoulder level or sometimes even, just below the shoulders.

Long bob hairstyles can be blunt cuts or hang at an angle. They are a fantastic style for women who are growing their hair out of a short bob hairstyle, but they are also excellent for women who not necessarily seeking to wear short hair but are exhausted with trying to manage their long hair. 

Are you considering wearing a lob? Here are 20 Long Bob Hairstyles.

Wavy Red, Copper Long Bob 

Wavy Red, Copper Long Bob

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These copper-colored curls help to highlight the rich, red and orange tones of this long bob.

 

Copper Multi-Tones Bob

Copper Multi-Tones Bob

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Color can have many layers as seen in this bob. 

 

Copper Balayage Long Bob

 

Copper Balayage Long Bob

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When wearing a long bob, you may find yourself brushing or combing it more often than you have to with short hair to rid it if of tangles –unless you are aiming for more of a messy style.

 

Purple Waves

Purple Waves

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Purple ombre hair can be intense or vibrant depending on the shade you choose to wear. If you prefer to be more conservative with your hairstyle, go dark. 

 

Blue Bob Highlights

Blue Bob Highlights

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This lob hairstyle has blue highlights that compliment the angle of the style. 

 

Violet Long, Wavy Bob

Violet Long, Wavy Bob

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Hair color doesn’t have to be traditional should you choose to add it to your lob hairstyle. Purples and reds are intense colors that can add a whole other layer of dimension to your locks. 

 

Highlights Bob

Highlights Bob

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These highlights are modest yet still manage to give deliver a natural vibrancy to the hair.

 

Messy Long Bob

Messy Long Bob

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Messy bobs are fun because they don’t require much effort or maintenance. To sustain this look, use your fingers to comb the bob. Order is not that important. 

 

Slick Bob

Slick Bob

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If you are a fan of straight bobs, this style is just for you. There’s a clean parted this hair is evenly cut.

 

Long Bob with Chestnut Highlights

Long Bob with Chestnut Highlights

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This long bob hairstyle contains chestnut highlights. There is some evidence that this is potentially an angled cut and potentially a bob that is being permitted to grow out slowly.

 

Long Bob Hair, Cut

Long Bob Hair, Cut

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This angled, long bob contains subtle caramel highlights. It’s voluminous and vibrant.

 

Chestnut Bob

Chestnut Bob

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Bobs are easy to transition out of overtime with proper maintenance and regular trims at the salon.

 

Brunette Long Bob

Brunette Long Bob

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The dark beach waves and blunt cut are carefree yet still rich with a bit of wave definition. 

 

Long Bob, Caramel Ombre, and Balayage

Long Bob, Caramel Ombre, and Balayage

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This style gives us a glimpse of Caramel Balayage that can later grow into a beautiful ombre pattern.

 

Silver Long Bob

Silver Long Bob

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This silver, the long bob is rich with balayage streaks of silver that flow into curly tips that give this look a bit of natural bounce.

 

Beach Wave Balayage Bob

Beach Wave Balayage Bob

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Experts suggest that while your focus might be to love on those beach waves and highlights for your hair care regimen of a lob, don’t forget to give your scalp a bit of TLC as well to reduce the chance for irritation that may result with dryness. 

 

Wavy Blonde Long Bob

Wavy Blonde Long Bob

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If you decide you want to maintain the length of your lob hairstyle, you will want to get a trim every three to four weeks. 

 

Blonde Babylights

Blonde Babylights

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If you are not too concerned with trying to maintain a blunt hair cut, your trips to the salon do not need to happen as often –particularly if your goal is a soft lob.

 

Blonde Bob Style with Texture

Blonde Bob Style with Texture

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To sustain hair that has texture, experts agree that you may need to visit your stylist a minimum of every four to seven weeks.

 

Copper Blonde Long Bob

Copper Blonde Long Bob

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Dry shampoo as a hair care option is gaining a lot of positive attention because it allows you to rejuvenate your hair without having to undergo a full wash. It can help to rid the hair of excessive oils and product build-up.