“When it drops—and it will—you’ll have that gorgeous J.Lo side bang, where it just sort of floats around her face. Flatironing can help keep blunt bangs in shape, too. “That way they’ll blend more easily.” Your annoying month may have started a few weeks ago or it may be just starting, but once the bangs are reshaped, you can start doing the same styling tricks as the Bardot bangs, below. ... bangs may be too high maintenance for you. Bangs are flattering and chic—and then tough to get rid of if you suddenly find yourself over them. When bangs are too short to show off in public, bobby pins are a girl's best friend. If you have thicker hair, or you’re prone to flyaways, hairspray is a great bet. Clip-in bangs are available at beauty supply stores and salons. Simple, elegant, and chic! The blow-drying makes the bang collapse with lift, if that makes sense.”, 3.For months four and five, you can start experimenting with what it’ll be like to be totally bang-free, Josh says. Once they’ve gotten long enough, you can also braid your bangs to keep them out of your eyes, like Carey Mulligan did back when she was growing out her pixie cut bangs. What Can (Really) Be Done about Hair Loss? When you have bangs, it feels like they grow insanely fast—you have to trim them every other week to keep them in check. Pull the bangs to the side, twist them, and slip a bobby pin underneath for a soft, feminine look. Beauty Moments. Please note that if you purchase something by clicking on a link within this story, we may receive a small commission of the sale and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. 11 months ago. Use a light pomade concentrated at the ends to give definition and hold without lacquering your locks to your forehead. A short, blunt cut that hits too high on the forehead makes too-short bangs more obvious. An original version of this story was published in September 2015. That quick and easy fringe trim turned out to be not so simple, and you're left with bangs that are too short. 2. “I like to twist each side of the bangs and then tuck it under,” he says. Billie Eilish's bangs are more grown out and are parted down the middle, which works best for those who want to experiment with bangs, but don't want to commit to a front-facing blunt or fringe cut. “I know it sounds like forever—but if you know what to expect, you’re more likely to stick with it and not cut them all off again,” he says. Or, brush your bangs up to the top of your head, and use a couple of bobby pins to secure them in place. Instead, use simple styling tricks, some hair accessories, and a touch of creativity to disguise those unintentionally short bangs. Put a lightweight gel into damp hair, and blow-dry bangs to the side using a round brush. Pins and headbands aren’t your only fringe-styling options.