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50 Images That Will Make You Crave for a Long Shag

When you think about a long shag haircut, you remember all those 80’ hairstyles, right? No need to refer to them anymore! We present you an updated style with choppy layers that will make you want one today.

These shag haircuts focus on layered hair with volume. Check out the pictures below!

1. Caramel Layers

The hairstyle is created by a mixture of cool and warm tones at different levels. Liiiike!

2. Shag with Long Bangs

A gorgeous bohemian look with layers for redheads.

3. Layered Shag

Here’s a good example of how to give your hair more texture and volume with a layered haircut. Also, the highlights play an important role as they emphasize your strands.

4. Chocolate Brown Shag Cut

This razored haircut is very easy to style because all you have to do is to mess your hair a little bit, and you are good to go.

5. Red Shag Hairstyle

One of the best long shag hairstyles is a style where each layer is textured and, thus, eye-popping.

6. Caramel Brown Shag Hair Cut

Caramel highlights are the main attraction here! You’ll simply fall in love with this amazing blend.

7. Crown Hair

To recreate the haircut, you’ll need to add lots of shaggy layers around the crown. Metallic blonde highlights will certainly look spectacular!

8. Effortless Hair

If volume is the thing you need, create some layers. For a fresh look, sweep your bangs to one side and tousle your hair.

9. Choppy Shaggy Haircut

If you want to look like a real rockstar, consider adopting a haircut like that. Inspired by the 80’s rock singers, this shag will be a beautiful choice even today.

10. Rooty Blonde Shag

This cut will give your fine hair dimension, and you’ll have a spectacular new look. For a greater effect, create some loose tousled curls.

11. Wavy Shag

Not only will a shaggy haircut give your hair loads of volume, but some lovely texture too. If you have slightly wavy hair, go for this cut without a second thought.

12. Natural Blonde

You don’t need to dye your hair to create a spectacular look. A new haircut can do the trick for you.

13. Cascading Layers

Using a razor to create the layers can be the approach that does magic for your hair. You’ll obtain a messy look that is very easy to style.

14. Natural Highlights

Shaggy layers and a soft blonde color are nicely mixed to create this effortless wavy look.

15. Long Length Feathered Cut

Combine a balayage with a two-tier layered haircut, and you’ll get an eye-catching look. Sweep your bangs on both sides and get ready to shine like a movie star.

16. Modern Curls

Use a curling iron for your long shaggy hair, and get a more polished style for a special occasion.

17. Blonde Textured Layers

This is a perfect example of a current shaggy haircut. It will make you look both fabulous and modern.

18. Long Wispy Shag

A funky layered hairstyle can be refreshed by a new unnatural color. Lavender and pastel pink are the most feminine choices.

19. Messy Shaggy Layers and Bangs

One of the best things about the shag hairstyle is that you can spend less time fixing your hair. Say goodbye to all those mornings when you had to spend precious time in front of the mirror.

20. Frizzy Shag

Love natural-looking hairstyles? A downdo like this will make you look very feminine and modern.

21. Shaggy Layers with Highlights

This is proof that highlights can totally change someone’s appearance. Adding some nice blonde shades will transform your look and give you the confidence you’ve always wanted.

22. Long Cut with Piece-y Layers

A layered haircut is easy to style and also really suitable for women over 50. Why not try it?

23. Textured Brown Balayage Shag

WOW! That is a fascinating example of textured balayage hair. It looks like you can see each and every strand.

24. Wavy Shag with Highlights

Glamorous is an attribute to describe this inspiring look. Waves have never worked better for a shaggy haircut.

25. Feathers and Bangs

Opt for a balayage that suits you, get some bangs and make some easy curls at the ends of your layers.

26. Fine Hair Cut

Fine hair can look amazing, and the best example is right below. Create the perfect blend with two warm colors and a layered haircut.

27. Fun Fringe and Subtle Balayage

Such an incredible mix! Bangs and long shaggy layers will brilliantly frame your face.

28.Layers for Thick Hair

If you have thick hair, you need to show that to everybody! A layered cut does a great job for every hair type.

29. Blonde Highlights for a Shaggy Cut

Choppy ends make your hair look like you’ve just air dried it.

30. Long Textured Layers

No wonder that women started to request this haircut! It makes your hair look textured and full of body.

31. Rebel Shag

With this long shaggy hair, you’ll look like a rock icon! Adding some auburn highlights also makes a huge difference.

32. Foilyage and Shag

The foilyage technique is among the top lightening choices for long shaggy hair. Those highlights are fascinating!

33. Long Shag with a Fringe

The longer it is, the prettier it looks. With some tousled curls and curtain bangs you’ll have a glamorous appearance every day.

34. Shag with Waves and Bangs

Creating movement and retaining length is your hair goal for this year.

35. Auburn Shag

The texture is the main attraction of this haircut, but the color is also pretty. The arched fringe gives a nice frame to the eyes and cheekbones.

36. Balayage Highlights

Probably the best way to make your hair shine and look spectacular.

37. Shag for Long Hair

Boost your confidence with a mesmerizing layered haircut!

38. Sexy Modern Shag

Waves and highlights go pretty well together. Give them a nice shape with a layered haircut.

39. Shaggy Bangs

A flattering fringe helps you complete a perfect haircut and frames your face nicely.

40. Easy Curly Shag

Mixing some easy curls with a choppy haircut and subtle highlights will give you a hairstyle you’ll fall in love with.

41. Black Shaggy Haircut

These layers lend your haircut a glamorous touch, and the fringe looks great when you split and feather it to graze the cheekbones.

42. Sombre Shag with No Bangs

Dimension and texture are the key points of this gorgeous hairstyle.

43. Brown Choppy Shag

Layered haircuts are very suitable for long lengths and make your hair look more voluminous.

44. Brightening Highlights and Choppy Ends

Looks just like a shampoo commercial, doesn’t it? Auburn and blonde highlights emphasize the shaggy haircut.

45. Metallic Blonde Balayage

Keep your roots natural and use a metallic blonde blend to create a marvelous balayage. Layers will highlight each strand and make you look fantastic.

46. Choppy Blonde

Give your hair a new twist with a fabulous balayage and sliced layers. It will make you feel younger but also very stylish.

47. Razored Cut

No, it’s not that hard to get volume for your straight hair. Go for a razored shag. The face is well-framed with a razored fringe and face-framing layers.

48. Playful Messy Shag

Emphasize your brown hair with long bangs and shaggy layers.

49. Mauve Shag

You don’t need to keep it simple? If you have nice, piece-y layers, highlight them with a unique color like this muted mauve, for instance.

50. Blonde Feathered Cut

If you want a fabulous look, this should be your pic. Those layers look incredibly beautiful.

A long shag haircut is perfect for women who want to give their hair texture and volume, and the pictures above prove it. The best part about it is low-maintenance with minimum styling needs. It is suitable for all hair types and lengths. Get yours ASAP!

by Andreea Haba
She is social media enthusiast and loves everything that goes hand in hand with that. Since high school, writing is one of her passions and that's what got her into PR and social media area. She loves animals, has two dogs and enjoys any moment she can spend reading. When it comes to hairstyling, she loves bright colors and she's not afraid of changes.