Sure summer time is great but its also a perfect time to start thinking ahead for the type of hairstyles and lengths you will want to wear come this August when school starts back. Yes if you have shorter hair then these are some very important months to grow out your shorter locks to something more medium in length. When girls get ready to go back to school whether it’s middle school, high school or even college one thing is for sure and that’s that they want to look good.
With the right hairstyle you will look and feel your best. For those who like some of the longer styles but don’t want to deal with all the hair and up keep going with a medium cut could be just what the stylist ordered. Today we want to take a look a some great styles to rock for back to school for this upcoming 2015-2016 year.
The Perfect Blowout
Who doesn’t love a great looking blowout hairdo? When you have shoulder length hair a blowout can look absolutely amazing. You don’t have to have your hair super straight but instead you should foci on making sure that your hair is soft and moveable. This will give it that super sexy appeal that will last for days. If you want to add volume to your hair go grab that round brush and brush out the sides. Anti frizz serum with help the frizziness and a deep middle or side part will look awesome.
1940’s Styled Big Curls
The retro hairstyles are still in style and they are trending yet again this year. If you don’t mind rocking out to some 40’s inspired hairstyles this is one you should try when school rolls back around. Take a look at Naomi Watts and her gorgeous mid-length hair. The first thing you will notice is the deep side part along with the big curls. They are will defined and you can recreate them using a 1 inch or larger barrel curling iron. Hold the look using spritz.
Sleek and Super Straight
Sometimes simple is best and very alluring. Take a look at this hairstyle worn by Olivia. Here hair is super shiny and straight. The cut is an all one length cut that grazes her collarbone. The hairstyle gives the hair a very bold look and wonderful swing. If you want to look chic while all the other women are going for the more beachy look this haircut and style will sure help you stand out from the crowd.
This is a style that can work for most face shapes but really brings out the charm for those who have rounder faces. The medium-length cut works great for straight hair but if you have curlier locks you can achieve this style as well. The well defined razor sharp part really makes the style shine.
Nothing Shaggy About It
Want something that looks natural but has a little texture to it? When it comes to one of those effortless looking hair styles this is one of them. By just adding subtle soft layers just around the bottom you will get this great looking shag hairstyle as wore by Alexa. The layers allow the hair to have movement and to piece-y ends.
The eyebrow skimming bangs keeps the cut looking more modern yet not to overdone. From high schoolers to college students this is just one look that is sure the other student looking at you in envy. Face shapes you wonder? Will this cut works for square, heart, round and oval shaped faces. The bangs allow for styling and angles to be created.
Layers All Over Work Very Well
When it comes to going back to school and rocking the right hairstyle you can never seem to go wrong with a medium hairstyle that has layers, especially if you decide to go with layers all over. If you are a women with with wavy or fine hair this is the type of cut that will help your hair look a lot fuller. Not only that but this is a style that is all so easy to style.
If you like the look all you need to do is make sure your stylist cuts your hair to your liking making sure the hair is layered properly. From there all you really need is to add a little mousse and let the hair air dry. Add a deep center part and you are ready to go. For those women with really curly hair you can still get the look you will just need to diffuse it.
Tousled Topknot Looks Amazing
The upcoming 2015-2016 school year shouldn’t pass without you rocking at least a few topknots. One favorite right now is the tousled topknot. If you have to look cool and hip this is one that is sure to please and be a head turner. The great thing about the look is that it works great for a variety of different medium hair lengths. To get this look all you need to do is take damp hair and work mousse throughout it. You really want to make sure this is a rough dry look and allow your natural texture to shine through.
By roughing the hair dry you will then need to use your fingers to put your hair up and tie into a ponytail with an elastic hairband. Once you have the hair in a ponytail you want to loosely rope the hair around the base and secure it in with hair pins. if you want you can then loosen more pieces using your fingers to finish off the look.
Stunning Back to School Hairstyles
If you have medium hair or are considering going with that length for the upcoming school year these are just a few styles you should consider. In need of more ideas? If so check out the gallery of hairstyles for mid-length hair below. You will find 11 more amazing shoulder length styles that will have you looking your best when school starts this August.
For those not sure you want to grow out or cut your locks remember the great thing about this length is that it gives you so many options to work with. If you have any ideas for hairstyles or photos for young girls going back to school be to send them to use. Also if you like this post or any of the styles be sure to share them with your friends.