Happy and fabulous new year to our lovely readers! What better way to start the year in style than with a new haircut? Many of us opt for drastic changes like a pixie cut, but others remain hesitant. When it comes to aging and hair, a lot of people have unnecessary opinions on the subject… A lot of made-up rules that no longer apply anywhere. By the way, have you heard the terrible phrase: “Long hair is for young girls”? Personally, it makes me furious! Why should a hair type be reserved for a specific age group? If you’ve been hesitant to let your hair grow longer after 50, now is the time to do it. It’s actually proven that longer hair makes you look younger and more feminine! If you want to discover trendy and refreshing ideas, I invite you to stay with us! Here are 6 wonderfully beautiful long hairstyles for 50 women over 50!
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How to wear long hair after 50? 5 trendy ideas that make you look younger
Now that we’ve got the ugly stereotypes out of the way, we can get down to business! Long hair has always been the embodiment of femininity, beauty and grace. While DeaVita loves short hair, we can’t deny that long hair looks absolutely divine on all lovely women. So if you want to let your hair grow or if you have long hair, but you don’t know what to do with it, scroll down to discover charming hairstyles that will not only make you look, but also feel younger!
Long hairstyles for women over 50: Long straight hair
Falling like waterfalls, the silver locks on both sides of your face will flatter your features and make you look like an ice queen. Long, straight hair has always been a classic and it’s the easiest hairstyle to wear. No bangs, just a center parting. All you need is some heat protectant spray and a hair straightener. However, if you have very damaged hair, heat is to be avoided!
Long straight hair with long bangs
Many women are terrified of wearing bangs. It looks like hell in the morning, it’s hard to tame when you’re outside and the wind is blowing in your face…And it gets oily, let’s be honest! Mine almost looks like that, even though I had bangs last week! So, how to wear bangs? For first-timers or women who don’t spend a lot of time taming their hair, very thin, wispy bangs are the easiest to manage. Make sure to coat your bangs with dry shampoo after showering and drying your hair. In this way, it will keep its shape and will not become greasy during the day. Bangs are the most fantastic hair accessory ever. It frames the face beautifully and really refreshes your look!
And when you’re tired of the sleek look, you can blow-dry your hair for maximum volume and fabulous hair worthy of a 90s model!
Long layered hairstyle with bangs (and curls) for women over 50
If you are someone who NEEDS some volume in your hair, like me, then this hairstyle is for you! To achieve this fabulous effect, add a few layers in your hair. Long hair is heavier and therefore it looks flat at the roots. For a more charming effect, add some curls and, of course, how about side-swept bangs? By the way, did you know that bangs hide fine lines and wrinkles?
Long layered hairstyle
Long layered hair is ideal for women who want to add volume and texture to their hair. This hairstyle is all about layering the tips to give them a lighter and airier shape. In fact, it also hides split ends and adds movement. It’s super easy to maintain and can be styled in a variety of ways. This hairstyle is also suitable for all face and hair types, making it a versatile and attractive hairstyle option for women over 50!
And finally, we come to the soft and romantic waves. When you see this, think of Juliette, of her innocence, her femininity and her beauty. Waves really make some harsh facial features look softer. There are so many options to choose from: scandi waves, (Scandinavian waves), heatless curls, Botticelli waves, and so on… So, which one of the long hairstyles for women over 50 you like the most?