Feeling frustrated with your current hairstyle? Torn between going short or keeping your hair long? Try a long bob, the perfect balance between long and short with plenty of ways to style it. If it’s a sleek hairstyle you prefer, wear your long bob straight.
Trying to thin out your hair and give it a movement? A layered long bob is gorgeous and even looks great with bangs. Long bobs suit any face shape, so you can feel confident any style will work.
Inspiring Long Bob Haircuts
With 81 long bobs to choose from, you’re guaranteed to find a gorgeous look you love.
1. Long Stacked Bob
Hair looks sultry and healthy with plenty of layers and a blend of light and dark blonde. On an oval face, the longer front pieces on a long stacked bob round out angles for a soft look.
2. Long Weave Bob
How can you frame a round face with a weave? Give it a wavy long bob and part hair at the side, topping it with silver hair color. There’s no need for bangs when the side part breaks up dimension.
3. Black Lob
For black hair, copper or caramel hair color is a great choice to blend with it. Simply wear your black long bob straight for simple yet chic style.
4. Long Bob for Round Face
Longer hairstyles also balance out round faces, like this highlighted brunette bob. While it looks great straightened, lots of wavy body looks better and gives a casual-flirty vibe.
5. Long Thick Bob
Freshen up thick hair with a long bob. If your hair is dark, blonde or caramel highlights blend well; for lighter hair, choose a contrasting blonde or dark color.
6. Long Undercut Bob
Get the best of both words with an edge by adding an undercut to a long bob. For additional style, add a fade with shaved in details.
7. Textured Lob
A textured lob helps bring thin hair to life. Whether you use a curling iron to get thick waves or a bit of hair product and scrunch locks with fingers, the result will be big sexy hair.
8. Long Swing Bob
Is your hair naturally straight or do you tend to wear it straight most often? Emphasize the length with a long bob. Part in the center or go for a side bang to cover a large forehead.
9. Long Bob Braids
For hair that is already in braids, don’t just let it lie limp. Cut it shoulder-length and give it some wave with a blend of caramel or copper color. This style is great for work and for home life.
10. Long Brunette Bob
Get a whole new look by cutting long hair just a couple inches shorter to become a long bob. Wearing hair straight with blunt cut is sophisticated but you can still pull up hair into a cute casual hairdo.
11. Long Bob with Shaved Side
Accentuate an oval face with one side of your haircut kept long and the other shaved. Keep it feminine with blonde highlights, adding waves to fashion it up for a date.
12. Long Angled Bob
If you have straight hair then this pretty angled long bob with a side part will be a great choice. Take a look at the length of this lob. The ends are falling down the chest. They should be styled inwards to make the hairstyle even more effective.
13. Red Long Bob
No matter which long bob hairstyle you choose, try to pay a lot of attention to the hair color. If your own color is not too bright, consider dyeing it red. Red shades do a great job brightening up your look and are wonderful for making an image change.
14. Very Long A-line Bob
The length of your long bob can vary. Some women go for very long bobs that go down about 10 inches from your chin. It is important to remember that the longer your hairstyle is, the more care it will need. Especially if you like your long bob neat.
15. Wavy Bob
If you have wavy hair, you can still get an impressive long bob. However, you should forget about a-line and angled bobs, since such lines will not be visible due to waves. Make a regular same-length bob and try to keep it neat.
16. Curly Lob
If you are tired of your simple and straight long bob, you can curl it up. Making soft curls is always a great idea to diversify your image. However, don’t forget that curls can turn your long bob into a regular bob since your hair will look shorter.
17. Blonde Long Bob With Waves
Blond and wavy regular long bob haircut looks very impressive with side swept top. If your hair is thin and you need some volume, sweeping over the top part will help you do a complete makeover. You will need some hair spray to keep the style intact.
18. Long Layered Bob
If you have thick and straight hair, you will love a layered long bob. Make it as long as you wish, just don’t forget that it will require some styling. Don’t be afraid of the challenges such a long bob brings. The result will be truly amazing.
If you’re a woman with long face shape considering a long bob should consider getting bangs. Bangs do a great job making your face seem more oval while giving your hairstyle a little zest. Side sweep your long bangs and hide the ends under the side strands of hair.
20. Long Asymmetrical Bob
If you are a fan or stylish asymmetrical cuts then this bob cut is for you. Make one side of the a-line bob shorter than the other and you will really make a statement. Make sure to style this long bob daily in order for the asymmetry to be outlined.
21. Side Parted Long Bob
If you like the windblown look, a regular long bob haircut is for you. Make your hair all the same length and let it fall down your shoulders. Side sweep one of the top strands to make some volume without any effort. This is a great hairstyle for sexy hair tossing.
22. Long Bob with Face Framing Highlights
Make your long bob hairstyle even more special by creating smart highlights. If you need to brighten up your image, use such colors as red and blond. If you are not ready for dramatic changes, pick a shade a little lighter than your natural color.
23. Curled ends
Give some diversity to your long bob by curling up the ends. This hairstyle will look especially unique if you manage to keep it neat during the day. The top part is sleeked with the help of some hair gel in order to outline the wavy or curly ends.
24. Long Ombre Bob
Ombres are very popular nowadays and they look especially well with lobs. Have your hairstylist choose the right shade for your ombre. You can go from conservative to outrageous. long bob allows you to dye more than half of your hair length.
25. Long Straight Bob
If you want to make an impression, change your hairstyle dramatically. Black girls with curly hair will look amazing with a long bob after their locks are straightened out. Make the ends inverted for further impression.
26. Blonde Lob
Angled long bobs are easy to make but hard to maintain. Any haircut with an angle needs very good styling to look neat. Otherwise, the angles will just get lost. The longer you make your bob, the sharper the ends can be and the more visible they will become.
27. Messy Bob
If you have long and wavy hair, it is very hard to make it look neat. So why not go for a messy long bob hairstyle? The hair is cut all the same length except for the frontal strands that are made a bit shorter. No styling is required here. Just toss your head and go!
28. Hidden Bangs
Hiding bangs under the frontal strands of the long bob is a great idea. First of all, the fringe looks very neat and second of all, face shape looks more oval for girls with long faces. Hidden bangs become that little zest that every hairstyle needs to look special.
29. Large Waves
Straight long bob haircuts look very neat and are wonderful for an office look. But what do you do for special occasions? Curl them! Large curls will make any long bob cut look impressive and will help you stand out of the crowd.
30. Long Straight Bangs
Adding long bangs to your long bob is a terrific idea. Make them reach your eyes and your hairstyle will immediately become special. You can choose between wispy and blunt bangs. In any case, your long bob will look amazing.
If you want to make a statement and have some heads turning your way, go for voluminous long hair bob. This hairstyle is achieved by lifting the top part of your hair with a hair dryer and using some hair spray to keep it neat.
32. Bob Balayage
If you want a special long bob hairstyle, consider making a multicolored bob. You will need to dye different layers of your hair with different colors. Then sweep up the side strand over to another side to show the color difference.
33. Wavy Asymmetrical Lob
If you have wavy hair, you can still achieve a very impressive asymmetrical long bob haircut. Women shouldn’t forget about the great way hairstyle asymmetry makes them look. Make the ends blunt not angled.
34. Long and Wavy Bob
Long Bobs come in different sizes. You can make a very long long bob that will look amazing. Grow your hair as long as you wish. If your locks are wavy, make the frontal strands shorter than the back. This will help keep your hairstyle neat.
The best way to flaunt your long bob is to make it straight and neat. Angled hairstyles look their best on very straight hair. Such long bob will need some maintenance on your part and frequent brushing. But the result will really turn some heads your way.
36. Messy and asymmetrical
Such messy and asymmetrical lobs as you see on the picture are not very popular but make a good statement. If you are not afraid of the messy appearance, these asymmetrical strands will help you look and feel fantastic.
37. Long and simple
This very simple long bob haircut will look especially well on girls who are not after something too impressive. This hairstyle is great for women of all occupations. Such long bob needs little maintenance to keep it straight and neat.
38. Half Up Hair
Styling your straight long bob might be complicated. So what can you do to keep it neat with the least effort? Create a simple hairstyle by tying the side strands of your long bob in the back with an elastic band. This is a quick fix for girls with time constraints.
39. One-length Bob
If you want to achieve a dreamy and romantic look, don’t go too hard on styling your lob. Just keep your locks straight and windblown. You can comb one of the side strands over to another side to add some flavor to your image.
40. Messy Lob
There is not much that you need to do to make your simple long bob stylish. Just curl your hair and secure it with hair gel. Such sleek 1920’s cut will be a great idea for a special occasion and can become an everyday hairstyle for girls with wavy hair.
41. Long Inverted Bob with Layers
If your hair is long, you have a lot of room for imagination. You can make really sharp long angles that will help you create a truly unique hairstyle. Before making the angles, please consider the time it will take to style them daily.
42. Neat Lob
This is a great long bob idea for girls with fine hair. Since everyday hair lifting to make volume is usually not an option, sweeping some strands backwards will do the trick. It will seem as though the volume is reduced because of some strands being in the back.
43. Pastel Pink Lob
Adding outrageous shades to your hairstyles is always fun. It is the easiest way to make a statement. Consider some light pink, green or blue shades. You’ll be amazed at how just a little hair color can completely change your image.
44. Wispy ends
If your hair is fine, consider making the ends of your bob wispy. This way you’ll get a stylish hairstyle that will not look dull. Wispy ends add a little volume and a lot of style to your image. Don’t be afraid to use this trick.
45. Long Shaggy Bob
One of the easiest ways to make your long bob haircut voluminous is to tease the hair. Another way is the classical top side comb over. Don’t be afraid to make your haircut a little messy. Windblown and messy looks are in style.
46. Color play
Knowing how to use hair color is imperative for making a very impressive and unique hairstyle. Consider dyeing your hair in all the unusual places. You can dye the roots and the tips a lighter shade to make your long bob really shine.
47. Curly Bangs
You are used to seeing blunt and wispy bangs but a curly fringe is hard to find? This is a great reason to go for wavy or curly bangs. Your hairstyle will definitely be one of the most unique ones on the block. Enjoy this stylish long bob as long as you wish.
48. Wavy Classics
One of the classical ways to create a long bob hairstyle is to make the ends slightly wavy. Such haircut is great for women with wavy locks who don’t like bothering with straightening them out. A natural look is often the best.
49. Layered and unique
You can easily create this long bob if your hair is thick and long enough for it. The side part is made and the long bangs are lifted up and styled into neat waves. The rest of the long bob is also styled in swept-back waves.
50. Go Natural
If you are not into much styling, you can easily keep your long bob very natural. This is especially true for women with wavy and hard to manage hair. Just add a little zest to your natural long bob by brushing one of the strands over the top and to the opposite side.
51. Blunt Bangs
Blunt bangs are a great idea for girls with long faces. So, if you are sporting a long bob haircut and want your face to look more oval, create blunt bangs. Leave the ends of your long bob blunt as well since angles elongate the face.
52. long bob Hairstyle for Weddings
When wedding seasons are on peak then, why not to wear a hairstyle that will absolutely give you an elite winning look! It features ash blonde highlights and a half up hairstyling. Turn the long long bob into a soft wavy texture for an uber-dazzling look.
53. Half up Bun and long bob Haircut
If you are looking for ethereal attire then, this messy half bun with long bob haircut is particularly for you. Experiment a light lavender Ombre if you have a light skin tone. The soft wavy structure of long bob hairstyle will make the whole look even more magical.
54. Red Hair Sensation
You can experiment any color with a long bob hairstyle, but if you have natural red hair then you do not need anything else to achieve a sensational outlook. You can pair up the red hair with blonde balayage to add more fascination, as shown in the above image.
55. Short French Braid and long bob Hairstyle
Braids add more femininity elements to women’s overall appearance. The above look features Brunette base, French braid, and pink highlights.
56. Long Bob for Asian women
Asian women can add a dramatic element to her long bob hair by getting a razor cut layers for sharp angles. It is ideal for sleek, straight and wavy hair.
Whenever you go with soft curls or wavy texture, we would suggest you keep the hair ends straight for voguish aesthetics. Style the front hair into side bangs for an edgy look and to hide your broad forehead as well.
57. Natural Curls
Natural curls are often difficult to style and maintain that most of the women get irritated easily during styling the stubborn kinky tresses. In such cases, long bob hairstyle will make you love your adorable curls again!
58. Razor Cut long bob Hairstyle
It is an incredible and trendy way to give texture to your mane. The warm strawberry blonde hair color is a perfect choice to wear for the summer season because of its uber soft and polished aesthetics.
59. Choppy Bob Cut with Bangs
A style that requires very low maintenance and has super-textured features! It is ideal for those women who are looking for vibrant color contrast in the form of lowlights as the choppy long bob haircut will make the lowlights uber-expressible. Short blunt bangs will enhance your cuteness.
The blonde balayage adds extra dimensions to the long bob hairstyles that women love to wear for a chic look. Sweep the front bangs on the side slightly for sharp features and turn the locs into the tousled wavy structure in an inverted direction for face-framing purpose.
61. Keep it Messy
Embrace your natural gorgeous curls, sprucely. Keep your tresses moisturized after every single wash, but during styling apply a matte finish hair product to maintain natural kinky features.
Platinum blonde lowlights are definitely making a statement on natural blonde long bob hair! Add extra fun and edginess to your looks by turning your hair into soft waves.
63. Long Bob Haircut for Fine Hair
Long bob haircuts provide extra volume and texture to fine hair. To get this look keep one side long and another side shorter for the angled feature. Separate the hair into two sections through muddled side partition. Highlight the locs with smooth and warm color for modish looks.
Pair the long bob hairstyle with delightful rainbow colors with black undertone for multidimensional features. Turn your lobs into the wavy texture by curling iron to give extra definition to the layers and vibrant colors.
65. Medium Lob
What can be more sophisticated and graceful for working ladies to wear than this long bob haircut to get a dominant appearance which will scream out their inner confidence! You can keep it simple and straight, but for an uber-appealing look, you can apply golden blonde on your locs.
66. Bold and Chicly
Women with long bob hair can bring out her bold personality by going with floral sleeve tattoos and vibrant peach hair dye. If you have this bold element in you, this chic attire is surely for you!
67. Casual long bob Hairstyle
Most of the women love to wear long long bob hairstyles along with asymmetrical layers as it provides extra texture and lively flow to the hair. You can carry this look as casual attire for an effortless daily routine. You can dye your hair as well to add a class to your appearance.
68. Frozen Vibes
Ever wonder, how would Elsa look in a long bob haircut? This look will help you to imagine her in trendy attire. Dark roots with blonde hair create an alluring outlook altogether. Sure, it is a glamorous choice to wear for winters. Keep your tresses slightly tousled for a casual look.
69. Choppy Long Bob Hairstyle
When nothing goes right, wear a long bob hairstyle to get a swanky appearance without any flaw. Just tousle your long bob haircut and exaggerate your looks with a professional make-over, you will surely get amazed with the end results.
70. long bob hairstyle for Plus Size Women
Plus size women often get worried about hairstyles that fit best on their round or chubby faces, giving them a fascinating appearance. The mid-parted long bob haircut styled into beachy waves can help these women to frame their face shape. Go for pastel and blonde highlights to add more impression to your aesthetics.
71. It’s Awl White
Women over 40’s can achieve classily expressions by opting for a long bob with icy blonde hair shade. You can pair up the bob haircut with blunt bangs as well to hide your wide forehead. It is super easy to maintain especially when you have naturally straight hair.
72. Cute Long Brunette Hair
So natural and sweet, this long long bob hairstyle barely needs maintenance and styling effort. Simply, side part the hair and you are done! It is suitable for almost any face shape and hair texture.
73. Dark Ash Blond Hairstyle
The best part of long bob hairstyle is that it can contour almost any face shape, especially when combined with some layers. The dark ash blonde base and platinum blonde lowlights will give you a natural yet vibrant appearance.
74. Multidimensional Balayage Highlights
It involves the incorporation of various kinds of hair color and highlights which make the whole look ideal for the summer season because of its sassy features. You can keep it untie for face-framing purpose or you can tie it into a ponytail for a refined look. Keep the hairstyle a bit flattering from the front and blow-dry the back hair for a puffy structure.
75. Blunt Lob with Hair Accessories
Straightened long bob haircut along with half updo hairstyle and charming hair accessories can make you stand out in any occasion including weddings or prom parties.
76. Waterfall Braid and long bob Hair
Long bob haircuts provide women enormous hairstyling ideas with limitless variations. Here, is the wavy long bob hair styled into miraculous waterfall braid that will give you princess vibes.
77. Messy Topknot
Here is another splendid idea for women with fine long bob hair. Take upper half portion of hair and turn it into a topknot; keep the remaining hair sleek with the ends rolled inward.
An uneven long bob hairstyle can be so much fun as you can play it with so much creativity while maintaining the poised features as well. Side swept the long side of the long bob while tying up the other shorter side with elegant hair accessories. Girls with round face shape can also rock with this look!
If you do not want to compromise on your hair length and natural hair straightness then, you should probably go for a long bob cut with blunt bangs and leave the rest on the romantic red color!
80. Beyond Elegance
Want to keep you long bob hairstyle blunt, chicly and dignified at the same time? Ask your hairstylist for a long bob haircut with the incorporation of caramel highlights. It will give your jawline and collarbone even more prominence.
81. Black and Blue
Looking for something vivacious that will make you a stunner amongst your fellows? Wear a graduated long bob hairstyle and style it through a center partition. Turn one side into a vibrant blue hue and keep the other side black to maintain this entrancing transition.