Fun and Choppy Medium Length Hairstyles

Medium length hairstyles are probably the most popular group of hairstyles. This is because these styles are extremely versatile, easy to maintain and easy to style. Whether the occasion calls for fabulous curls, silky straight tresses, messy wisps or an elegant up-style, you’ll be able to pull it off with a medium length hairstyle.

But with “medium” we are by no means insinuating that the style has to be mediocre or boring. Have a look at these awesomely fun and fresh hairstyles to get some inspiration on breathing new life into your glossy medium length tresses.

Choppy medium length bob with short bangs
Choppy medium length bob with short bangs. Hair by Aveda.

This bleached pastel platinum blonde medium length bob has been texturized to the maximum with a razor and styled with dry-look wax to give it that edgy look. Even the short bangs have been thinned out so that it can be styled into a jagged line of blonde wisps across the model’s forehead.

Modern medium length hairstyle with layers
Modern medium length hairstyle with layers. Hair by Christine Margossian.

This absolutely stunning mid-length haircut is a mixture of unconnected layers thinned out with both thinning shears and a razor. The rich dark brown base color is pierced with bright red peekaboo highlights to maximize the ultra modern look of the hairstyle. The long bangs and messy style complement the overall look faultlessly.

Medium length style with extensively thinned out hair
Medium length style with extensively thinned out hair. Hair by Christophe Gaillet.

This medium length layered cut has been thinned out extensively to the point that the layers are no longer connected. The hair has been blow dried with mousse in outward flicks, and further defined with dry-look wax and hairspray. The final product is a fun, pixie inspired look, complementing the model’s natural fairy like features.

Hairstyle with wisps along the face
Hairstyle with wisps along the face. Hair by Emsibeth Cosmetics.

This is a perfect medium length cut for a creative hairstyle competition. The disconnected layers have been thinned out to dreamy wisps along the tips of the hair. The chocolate dark brown base color  is interwoven with bright purple sections, offsetting the edgy effect as well as showcasing the outline of the style brilliantly.

Medium length hair with long bangs and messy styling
Medium length hair with long bangs and messy styling. Hair by Jean Claude Aubry.

Here we have an exaggerated medium length layered cut that has been thinned out with a razor. The dark blonde base has been pierced thoroughly with lots of very fine light blonde highlights, especially around the face. The long bangs and messy tresses coated with mousse and dry wax only add to the appeal.

Blonde medium length hairstyle with layers
Blonde medium length hairstyle with layers. Hair by Jean-Michel Faretra.

The model’s medium length layered hair has been bleached and toned to ice white. The real genius of this hairstyle lies in the fact that ordinary layers can be styled into such an uber edgy looking style. The platinum blonde is a perfect hair color to offset this kind of eclectic look. Just ask Miley Cyrus.

Medium length hair with thinned out tips
Medium length hair with thinned out tips. Hair by Klaus Peter Ochs.

Here we have a medium length, connected layered haircut that has been thinned out extensively along the tips of the hair. The neutral dark brown hair color stands out in artistic starkness against the model’s very pale make-up. This forcefully focuses all the attention towards the hairstyle, perfect for a creative photo shoot.

Medium hairstyle with layers and blunt bangs
Medium hairstyle with layers and blunt bangs. Hair by Mark Leeson.

The model’s hair is cut into exaggerated connected layers. The hair at the crown is very short and thinned out with a razor. The blunt bangs are connected to the wispy sides, creating a flawless face frame. The model’s pale skin and eyes and bold lips are intensified by the dark red brown hair color.

Just above the Shoulders Hairstyles

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