Timeless and elegant, the smooth long bob is one of the season's most desirable hairstyles. Easy to wear, it suits all faces. With bangs, it gives a mischievous air and emphasizes the look. With a longer wick, it exudes modernity. Her feminine aura inspires celebrities like Victoria Beckham and Kylie Jenner who never tire of it. Zoom in on the most beautiful smooth squares for inspiration.
Star hairstyle of hairdressing salons, the long square also called "lob" or "bob" is one of the essentials. The 2020-2021 version is worn smooth and caresses the shoulders nonchalantly, or with drawn curls, for a more sophisticated look. Parted in the middle for a wise look or sideways for a graphic style, with a chic wavy, an XXL volume, or a slightly plunging effect, matched with a wick or a long fringe, this cut is declines at will. Bonus? The long, smooth bob is suitable for all types of faces, as Lydie from Thereporthair.fr explains: "The long bob is ideal for all body types. It enhances long faces, softens round faces, and does not accentuate the jawline on square faces. " So this is the perfect haircut to revive your style without taking too many risks.
The advantage of this hairstyle is that it is modular and adapts to all body types. Good news, right? Baguette version as on the catwalks, or more dynamic, it stretches out a few centimeters for a trendy look. Lydie from Thereportair.fr gives us details of different hairstyling ideas to vary the pleasures and display a professional beauty.
How to get an ultra-smooth long bob:
"Use a thermo-protective product to protect your hair well and smooth in fine strands, using an iron, to obtain a long, smooth and perfect bob."
How to get a long smooth soft bob:
"After washing your hair, wring it out well and tie it up in a 'dancer's bun': a high ponytail rolled up in the shape of a snail. Let dry. Once dry, release the bun to discover a sublime supple styling and natural. "
How to get a sophisticated smooth long bob:
"Straighten all of the hair with an iron, then plate and tie the locks that frame the face with 2 fine clips, for a smooth band effect".
How to get a long smooth wet bob:
"It's the hairstyle trend of the moment! On damp hair, use coconut oil then a little gel, and distribute the mixture well using a large comb. Then, have fun! Several looks are available. possible: a total wet look plastered back very femme fatale, a "messy wet" look, or a "crumpled wet" look.
Do you fancy a long bob that throws it in? We rush to the color hits of the moment: "Polar blonde and flamboyant red are two very trendy shades" confides the hairstylist of the Reportair.fr. Two daring colors that are on all the heads of the hottest girls and keep invading our Instagram and Pinterest feeds. Something to inspire us to sport an assumed look, which particularly emphasizes this length. And if you want to have fun for an evening, put on a pretty pink wig for the sexiest Katy Perry look.
In the family of easy-to-maintain cuts, the long, smooth bob is at the head! Especially on a naturally smooth base. "If you have smooth hair, it does not require any particular maintenance" notes Lydie. However, if the hair is frizzy or curled, the use of a straightener or blow dryer is necessary. The heat can then weaken the hair. This is why it is recommended to protect its lengths: "if you need to straighten your hair on a daily basis, the essential product to apply is a thermal protector. A softening shampoo can also make brushing easier", advises the expert hair.
Pillow Proof Blow Dry Primer by Redken is a thermo-active brushing preparer and styling booster. This pink marshmallow spray protects against heat up to 230 ° C and reduces drying time by 30%.
To be at the forefront of the trend, the long bob is super smooth this season. Unless you have naturally straight hair, the ideal is to coat the hair with a smoothing treatment that acts as a tutor on the hair fibers, limiting the formation of frizz and the sparkling effect that the hair can have with it. 'humidity.
Once the hair is groomed and dry, it's time for express straightening with a nec plus ultra straightener. Our favorite? The Dyson Corrale ™ straightener - whose cordless technology makes styling easier by allowing fuller, more free strokes - is ideal for a perfectly trimmed bob. Easy to carry thanks to its travel pouch and airplane mode, it also has a wireless range of up to 30 minutes *, so you can take it everywhere with us. Its flexible manganese and copper plates have been designed to bring the strands together in the center, in order to limit the number of passes of the straightener. As a bonus, the temperature of the device can be adjusted from 165 to 210 degrees Celsius depending on the type of hair, in order to cause half the heat damage ** and better control of the hairstyle. Get the stiff baguette square in just a few minutes!
*The exact usage time depends on your hair and styling habits.
**Thermal damage measured by hair resistance when creating an equivalent hairstyle. Tested with soft plates and rigid plates.
The regenerating serum with prickly oil from Christophe Robin nourishes and shines the hair. A few drops are enough to facilitate smoothing and obtain an incredible shine.
Enriched with Designation of Origin * Tahitian Monoi, Evoluderm Monoi Sublimating Dry Oil moisturizes the hair and reveals an intoxicating scent that brightens the hair.
Virtue's Healing Oil Repairing Oil is light but highly concentrated repairing treatment that instantly brings repair, shines, and shines to the hair.
Bumble and Bumble Hairdresser’s Oil Mask treats dry hair. Its ultra-nourishing formula composed of 6 light oils (coconut, argan, sweet almond, grape seed, macadamia nut, and safflower seeds) hydrates the hair for up to 72 hours. The fiber is restored, the hair is untangled.