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40 Best Wispy Bangs Hairstyles That Look Great on Anyone

10. Balayage and Feathery Wispy Bangs. Update your long hair with wispy bangs and a graduated color to add more dimension to your hairstyle. You’ll have delicate, natural-looking highlights with this technique.

Wispy bangs complement trendy haircuts for ladies. The lightly-feathered soft bangs instantly transform your look, giving you a more youthful and sassy appearance. Wispy bangs haircuts nicely frame your face and soften strong jawlines, especially when you go for a style that flatters the shape of your face.

Here is our collection of images of classy wispy bangs hairstyles for you to make your pick from before heading to your hairstylist.

1. Layered Medium Hair with Wispy Bangs. For a sultry and sexy tousled effect, opt for layered mid-length hair with a feathered wispy fringe. This style will easily disguise a large forehead and give you a stylish, chic look.

2. Crisp Wispy Bangs. Nothing spells sexy like face-framing feathered bangs. This sassy hairstyle is ideal for those who desire full fringes without the thickness of the classic bangs.

3. Wispy Bangs for Thin Hair. Soft and light feathered bangs with lots of texture are best for people with thin hair. The layers add volume and bounce to flat-looking hair. Feathered bangs with layers are your go-to if you’ve got delicate, wispy strands.

4. Wispy Curtain Bangs. Brigitte Bardot made this hairstyle famous in the 60’s and now it’s hot again. Curtain bangs are usually long, layered, and center-parted, creating a sexy frame for your face with a focus on your eyes and cheekbones.

5. See-Through Wispy Bangs. These go well with wavy hair. The feathered, wispy bangs at her brow exquisitely complement her wavy hair and chime in with the subtle highlights at the ends.

6. Messy Wispy Bangs. Messy is effortlessly cool, and nothing comes as close to chic as a messy wispy bangs haircut. For a gorgeous texture and sexy look, add lots of layers to your messy fringe.

7. Ponytail with Wispy Bangs. Pair your ponytails with wispy bangs for a classic schoolgirl appearance. A high ponytail with a messy side-swept fringe gives you a youthful, carefree, girlie look.

8. Long Wavy Hair with Wispy Bangs. Feminine and classic, the long wavy hairstyle with wispy bangs is always a hit for both casual and formal outings. Messy wavy hair pairs well with wispy fringes.

9. Classic Long Shag with Wispy Bangs. Do you want thick yet airy front bangs? Then go for this sassy and chic style that creates additional volume for your hair.

10. Balayage and Feathery Wispy Bangs. Update your long hair with wispy bangs and a graduated color to add more dimension to your hairstyle. You’ll have delicate, natural-looking highlights with this technique.

11. Medium Layered Hair and Wispy Bangs. Wispy haircuts soften your strong jawline and make you look younger. Go for this cut with delicate bangs if you want to hide a big forehead and achieve a sultry look.

12. Wispy Hair with Side Bangs. Side-swept bangs make the face appear more oval and a bit longer. This makes side bangs suitable for people with round and heart-shaped faces. Layered wispy bangs swept to the side create an asymmetric effect that helps to elongate your face.

13. Shoulder-Length Hair with Wispy Bangs. Textured bangs are great for shoulder-grazing hair. The layers add volume and body to your hair and frame the face in an amazing way.

14. See-Through Highlighted Wispy Bangs. This style is like a nice flashback to the days when Rachel was everywhere, but the airy fringe and subtle highlights make it feel more relaxed and modern.

15. Wispy Thin Bangs. These bangs are perfect for a cute and charming aesthetic. Match it with different colors in highlights, and you’ll get a fascinating ‘do that only needs little maintenance.

16. Korean Wispy Bangs. Do you have fine hair? These bangs will help you make your hair appear fuller. If you’re not sure what color to try, go for red as it fits any skin tone! You only need to find what shade works best for you.

17. Thick Feathered Bangs. These are akin to curtain bangs with one exception – not center-parted. They can be styled any way you want. The fringe is textured at the ends, so it falls seamlessly with the rest of your hair.

Long Textured Hair with Curtain Bangs
By Hiro

18. Birkin Fringe Bangs. If you’re after an effortless and romantic look, these bangs will do just that. They graze your lashes and offer a messy yet graceful vibe.

19. Flipped-Up Wispy Bangs. Excellent for square face shapes, these bangs will make your face look more proportional. Go for babylights and wavy styling to add more facets to your hair.

20. Shaggy Wispy Fringe Bangs. Here is how you can tailor a wispy fringe to your style —cut it shorter and chunkier to perfectly fit into your fresh shag.

Long Shag with a Wispy Fringe
By Yuki

21. Layered Wispy Thin Bangs. Long bangs are great for the attention they give to the eyes, but they also can be annoying, so keep your lash-grazing fringe wispy and layered for both your comfort and a stylish look.

Stylish Long Thin Bangs
By Yuki

22. Piece-y Light Bangs. Can you DIY wispy bangs at home? To cut wispy bangs at home, you need to pinch your bangs with your fingers and snip vertically until you get the thickness you want. Start with a few strands first.

23. See-Through Bangs. Get thin bangs that go past your brows, but don’t get into your eyes. These bangs are perfect for softening any strong features and showing off your enigmatic side.

24. Bent Eyebrow-Skimming Wispy Bangs. This is another great wispy bangs hairstyle for naturally fine hair. Soft and light, with the fringe grazing the eyebrows. Together with a cropped, shaggy bob cut, the bent fringe makes for a chic and feminine hairstyle.

25. Half-Moon Wispy Bangs. One of the advantages of wispy bangs is that they can be styled in several ways to generate different looks and effects. Complete your bangs with a bouffant half updo and enjoy a retro vibe.

26. Lob Haircut with Wispy Bangs. Check this gorgeous combination of a classic wispy fringe and a thinned-out long bob. The blunt cut of the ends contrasts beautifully with the feathered wispy bangs.

27. A-Line Lob with Wispy Bangs. Choose short hair and wispy bangs for a sophisticated look. The A-Line features a classic, feminine, and always appropriate cut. Pair it with face-framing bangs and get an elegant, versatile hairdo.

28. Bob with Wispy Bangs. Short hair with wispy bangs looks just as fantastic as long hair with bangs. Wispy bangs pair well with short bob hairstyles, making them appear fuller and more dynamic.

29. Graduated Wispy Curtain Bangs for Long Hair. This cool girl rocks quite a thick curtain fringe, which suits her shaggy style handsomely and, at the same time, brings forward her beautiful cheekbones with the help of distinctive graduation.

30. Deep Straight Wispy Bangs. If you want to add fullness to the front of your hairstyle or balance a broad face, these deep piece-y bangs will do the job without overwhelming your look.

31. Wispy Bangs for Thick Hair. Bangs are just what thick, full hair with much volume needs to go from ordinary to fabulous. They lend a beautiful and balanced-out vibe to full hair.

32. Wispy Curtain Bangs with 80’s Vibes. Here is a fresh take on Farrah Fawcett’s hair, with the same volume and movement but more effortless and angled, including those wispy bangs blended into the face-framing layers.

33. Wispy Baby Bangs. This attention-commanding wispy type of bangs looks fantastic on oval-shaped faces. Pair this style with bold make-up to be everyone’s admiration. Wispy baby bangs, also called micro bangs, are a no-no for those with round and square-shaped faces.

34. Wispy Bangs for Straight Hair. The wispy feathered bangs with longer pieces at the sides are nothing short of perfection. The bangs of this type look amazing on straight hair – whether short, medium-length, or long.

35. Short Wispy Bangs with Side Parting. These fairly straight bangs create a nice contrast with the crown hair combed over to one side, giving you some body in the front and lift at the top.

36. Soft Long See-Through Fringe. The next photo proves that wispy bangs work equally well to make a statement (when cut in harsher lines) and serve as a subtle but game-changing addition to your style (when softly textured).

37. Wispy Curtain Bangs. Face-framing wispy bangs are the bomb. It’s little wonder that side bangs hairstyles lead on many red carpet events. This hairstyle is extremely stylish and simply gorgeous.

38. Wispy Piecey Bangs. For a classic and lovely laidback look, try a piecey wispy bang with shoulder-length or long hair. Piecey bangs can be achieved with the right cut or products, and make for effortlessly chic hairstyles.

39. Swoop Wispy Bangs with Asymmetry. It’s a nice idea to style your see-through bangs to one side and pull your top tresses to another side since you arrive at more volume in the front with no sweat.

40. Wispy Bangs with Medium Hair. Wispy bangs add texture and interest to medium-length hair, creating an illusion of volume and thickness. The chunky highlights bring a perfect finishing touch to this style.

If you’re looking to make a transition to bangs but don’t really fancy a thick, full fringe, these hairstyles with wispy bangs might just be exactly what you need.

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