So you’re thinking about getting bangs! Put the scissors down. Let’s chat.
First things first, if you’ve already made the decision to change your look by adding a fringe (aka Bangs) then there’s probably no stopping you—which is totally fine! Just make sure that you’re getting them cut by a professional. Though it seems like a simple task you can do on your own, just take a second to reflect on your second grade picture when your mom tried to cut your bangs and ask yourself if it’s worth the risk. Also, your stylist will likely have some suggestions for you to help decide what kind of fringe will work best with your hair type, face shape, and lifestyle!
Say what? Those things matter? Yes—absolutely. Here are a few things I assess as a stylist while helping my clients decide on which fringe to wear (if they’re a good candidate for a bang in the first place).