Thick hair is particularly voluminous hair and therefore has a reputation for being difficult to tame. However, it is quite possible to master and sublimate this beautiful volume! Here are 35 hairstyle ideas for thick hair that will suit women in their 50s, but not only!
While some dream of volume, others have a hard time controlling their thick hair. Often wavy, curly or frizzy, or even frizzy, we also find very voluminous straight hair. This type of hair has a reputation for being difficult to tame. And yet, this is totally wrong! There are cuts and hairstyles that help to master and sublimate that beautiful volume of your thick hair.
When it comes to age, we also often hear that certain types of hairstyles are not suitable after 50 years. Long hair is often singled out. Again, this is wrong! It is true that some cuts tend to rejuvenate and brighten a person's features, but that does not mean that certain hairstyles are prohibited. At 50, you have every right to be short, long, or even unstructured. The hardest part is choosing between all the cuts and hairstyles possible. To find the one that suits you best, don't hesitate to go to a hairstylist who will be able to guide you. Certain cuts are better suited to certain face shapes in order to enhance the naturalness. However, we advise you to appeal to your tastes and desires. And if you're not sure which cut to go for, here is a selection of 35 hairstyles that will suit thick hair and women over 50, but not only!
The pixie cut is simply a short haircut. Short hair allows you to open up the face and structure it while bringing a lot of styles. There are many variations of the pixie cut. This haircut is generally longer and voluminous on the top of the head and shorter or even shaved on the sides and in the nape of the neck. The pixie cut can be worn in a classic way with a nice movement on the side but also very short or much more rock with a very short neck. It allows you to let your imagination run wild and bring out your personality. The pixie cut is perfect for thick hair because it can be worn degraded in order to thin the hair and therefore control the volume. It is beautiful as much on straight hair as curly, wavy, frizzy, or frizzy. And in addition, it is particularly trendy now. What if it's time to change your mind and sport a pixie cut? To set your hairstyle, be sure to use a styling gel or wax to set your hair perfectly all day long.
With your thick hair, the short bob scares you? Fear not, short hair doesn't mean unruly volume. On the contrary, the short bob will highlight the texture of your hair and redraw your waves, curls, or frizzies, giving them a real boost. With thick hair, the short bob can be worn degraded or not. We do not hesitate to give a little wavy side to ensure a wilder effect to his hair with the help of a beach spray effect. Dare to highlight your hair volume, this is what will give charm and character to your short bob.
The plunge bob is also an ideal hairstyle for thick hair. This cut is particularly feminine and sensual and will highlight the volume of your hair. You can wear your plunging square degraded and tapered on the tips to tame its thickness and give more depth and consistency to the hairstyle. If the short versions will be very glamorous and a bit rock, we especially like the mid-length versions that we do not hesitate to work with waves or curls using a texturizing spray or a wax or fixing gel.
What could be better than an unstructured bob for thick hair? It is the ideal hairstyle to enhance your volume at any age. This is a cut where we find locks of different lengths which give both a degraded and styled/disheveled effect. The top strands tend to be shorter and tapered while the bottom strands will be longer for a cut that's full of freshness and character. The unstructured square will highlight your curls or your curls. If you have thick straight hair, you can keep it as is or opt for a blurry, slightly wavy effect using a texturizing spray combined with a wavy effect curling iron. In addition, be aware that highlights, balayage, or ombre hair will highlight the unstructured side of your cut, even more, as well as your waves, curls, or curls.
If you are not ready to cut your long hair for a pixie cut or a bob, the mid-length layered cut is a perfect compromise to refresh your hairstyle while keeping your length as much as possible. The layered cut is perfect for thick hair because it allows you to perfectly control the volume of the hair by giving it movement. Whether on straight hair, curly, wavy, curly, or frizzy hair, this is the haircut that will suit all hair types and for all ages when you have a beautiful volume. To personalize your layered mid-length cut, even more, don't hesitate to pair it with curtain bangs or a side strand. And if you are not 100% determined to give in to bangs, know that there are some to clip to her hair to change your style as you wish.
The shag cut is ideal for women with thick hair. It is a haircut that gained its letters of nobility in the 70s. If it had disappeared a little from the beauty scene, the shag is back in force for a few years. This is a tiered cut and with tapered lengths. With thick hair, you can wear the shag very degraded, the cut will be halfway between the simple degraded cut and the neo-mullet, also more and more trendy. The shag helps to enhance the volume and texture of your thick hair. It can be worn with a parting in the middle or with a curtain fringe for a more glamorous side. With the shag, you can vary the lengths and the gradient for a truly personalized cut. All you have to do is try! And for even more dimension, do not hesitate to opt for a balayage, an ombre hair, or lighter strands.
There is not one but several afro haircuts. To highlight curly or frizzy hair or even curly hair, usually very thick, this cut style is ideal for controlling volume. We think in particular of the ball cut which can be slightly degraded or tapered to tame the mass of hair but also to bring up the curls and the curls. We can also opt for a more daring haircut with an afro pointed and asymmetrical cut, for a personalized and surprising hairstyle. Curly, frizzy, or frizzy hair is generally dry hair, do not hesitate to nourish it daily with a leave-in treatment.