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22 Stunning Long Wavy Bobs We Can’t Stop Staring At

Long wavy bobs are all the rage these days, and why wouldn’t they be? They combine shoulder-length tresses with sexy waves that result in a super sophisticated, I woke up like this hairdo.

Such long bobs, also known as lobs, with waves, are versa tile too as they can be coupled with layers, bangs, funky hair colors including balayage and highlights, and angled cuts to create plenty of movement, volume, and brightness around the face.

So whether you decide on getting permed or heat-styled waves, keep them bouncing with any of the following modern and feminine yet easy-to-maintain lob ideas!

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Thinking about softening those harsh facial outlines or sharpening up your look? These long wavy bobs have got it all!

1. Messy Lob

wavy messy long bob

Do you know what’s the best part about a long wavy bob? It’s the mess that comes with it! Just imagine how carefree you would look when you donned a messy lob like this one. It will certainly help you achieve the perfect “I woke up like this” vibe.

2. Dyed Wavy Lob

long wavy dyed bob

Do you think your gorgeous wavy lob is not fun enough? Well, dye it in a bright shade like this beautiful pink color and be the center of attention wherever you go!

3. Blonde Wavy Lob

long wavy bob for thin hair

If you wish to go for a classic wavy lob look, this is one of the best options for you. We love how simple yet stylish this hairstyle looks.

Our favorite part would be the side bangs that perfectly frame your face and conceal any imperfections you have while highlighting your best assets–like hitting two birds with one stone!

4. Lob with Full Bangs

long wavy ombre bob

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For a more edgy look, full bangs are your secret weapon. Soft and wispy bangs can add contrast to your sharp jawline. On the other hand, you can go for blunt or wavy bangs if you have an oval face shape as it goes with just about all types of hair.

5. Wavy Bob with Highlights

wavy lob with highlights

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Your waves already add dimension and depth to your stylish bob. But if you want to give it more movement, add highlights to the recipe!

The best thing about highlights is it makes your heart thicker and more voluminous. Last but not least, it makes your hair look gorgeous when exposed to the sunlight.

6. Platinum Ash Highlights

For a breath of fresh air from the usual blonde highlights, go for something more unique like ash platinum highlights.

Same with blonde highlights, this can also elongate your face and thicken your hair but in a much more special way!

7. Braided Lob

Braiding your hair is one of the best ways to make your casual look more special without actually going overboard. This hairstyle is stylish enough for special occasions yet still simple enough for an everyday look.

8. Ash Purple Lob with Dark Roots

long wavy bob with dark roots

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Nothing will look more edgy than an ash purple hair shade. It’s quite unique so you’re definitely going to turn a lot of heads around.

Having dark roots can provide an amazing contrast against the light pastel shade of your hair and can make it pop more.

9. Half Up Wavy Lob

For a more formal look, go for the half up half down updo which is both elegant and timeless. This simple hairstyle is just the right amount of elegance and chicness and is the perfect hairstyle if you want to look glamorous during special events and gatherings.

A fabulous hair accessory would certainly be the cherry on top of this amazing hairstyle.

10. Unicorn Long Bob

long wavy colored bob

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Unicorns may not be real but you can bring their magic with you wherever you go by dyeing your hair with unicorn-inspired colors– different shades of purple and blue. If this hair color won’t make you stand out, we don’t know what will!

11. Wavy Bob with Curtain Bangs

long wavy bob with curtain bangs

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If there’s one type of bangs that would look good on almost all face shapes and hair types, it’s no other than curtain bangs.

The best thing about curtain bangs is they can definitely make your hair look smaller and your face a whole lot younger!

12. Stacked Wavy Lob

stacked wavy lob

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For women who want to make their hair look thicker and more voluminous, another option that you have is the stacked bob.

This features layers of textured hair that will definitely add movement, depth, and texture to your thin and volume-less hair. While you’re at it, you may also want to get highlights to fully achieve the illusion of thickness.

13. Wavy Lob with Choppy Bangs

long wavy bob with bangs

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Are you aiming for the girl-next-door vibe with an edgy twist? This is the best haircut for you! The short wavy layers give off that chic and fashion-forward look while the soft and choppy bangs add a touch of femininity to it. This is also the perfect type of bang if you wish to add a touch of softness to your sharp jawline.

14. A-line Lob

long wavy aline bob

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If you want to take your classic long bob to a whole new level, go for the A-line shape. This cut is shorter at the back and longer at the front so it allows you to show off your beautiful neck while still being able to enjoy face-framing layers that can make your face look slimmer and more elongated.

15. Side-Part Wavy Bob

long wavy balayage bob

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Do you know what’s the secret to sexy-looking hair? It’s no other than a side part! Side-parted hairstyles give you that cool and sexy vixen vibe that you can’t get from any other hairstyles. Not only that, but a side part can also elongate your face and soften a sharp jawline.

16. Wavy Lob with Bangs

long wavy bob with bangs

Give off major Jessica Biel vibes with this wavy lob and straight bangs. Caramel and blonde highlights are the color combo you didn’t know you needed.

17. Long Wavy Bob with Side Part

wavy lob with side part

Parting hair at the side on a long wavy bob switches your look up just enough so you feel like a whole new person. Leave hair like this for a daily look or dress it up with clips for a fancier style on special outings.

18. Wavy Long Blonde Bob

long wavy blonde bob

Platinum and medium blonde dress up a long bob and really make waves stand out. Its center part is decorated with a large pearled barrette which you can pin in for a cute addition to your favorite formal outfit.

19. Layered Wavy Lob

long layered wavy bob

Shaggy layered bobs are a great hairstyle option for women with round faces or larger foreheads. A curtain bang or encouraging front pieces to fall in toward the face will give coverage.

20. Lob for Thick Wavy Hair

long bob for thick wavy hair

For your thick wavy hair, opt for a lob that’s heavy on waves at the ends. Not only will it cut down on your styling time, but the style is way more chic and updated than all-over waves.

21. Wavy Inverted Bob

long wavy inverted bob

An inverted bob with waves means the hair will appear long in front but be shorter in back, so you’ll have all the gorgeous length without the bulk. Choose a rich color combo like chocolate brown and caramel for extra beauty, not that you need it!

22. Wavy Asymmetrical Lob

long wavy asymmetrical bob

If you’re all about angles when it comes to your hairstyle, you’ll love the asymmetrical lob. With a side part, a combination of short and long locks, and soft waves, it’s a triple stunner.

To pull off these long wavy bobs, you don’t need a certain face shape or hair texture. That’s what makes this hairstyle a classic and a favorite for women everywhere.

When you want to switch up your style, pull the top half of your do-up into a messy top knot or pony. The options are endless and you’ll love them all.