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Updated on January 16, 2024
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Braided bang hairstyles can take an everyday beauty look from ordinary to extraordinary. Next time you find yourself contemplating a flirty fringe haircut, skip the scissors and opt for a trendy braided bang instead. This intricate-yet-easy feature elevates ponytails, buns and any other hairdo that you wish to rock. Below we feature 39 sensational styles that are sure to satisfy any personal preference.

Beautiful Braided Bang Hairstyles For Any Taste

Braiding your bangs, you add a cute accent to your updo or downdo. It’s both practical and fancy. Our list of hairstyles has an appealing idea for any taste and hair length.

1. Messy Braided Crown

Messy Braided Updo


Get your New Age, Cinderella re-boot and spruce up your golden tresses with a cute and stylish braid. Your sun kissed hair will be the star of every place you visit – from a grocery store for weekly shopping to the cinema with your beau.

2. Fishtail French Braid

You may want to start with braided bangs and finish with a gorgeous braided headband that sits like a floral crown across your forehead. Fishtail braids are a cute showcase of highlights in your hair. What are you waiting for? You can braid, it’s easy – if not, definitely get a friend to help you out.

Crown Fishtail Half Updo


3. Middle Earth Braided Bang

The Lord of the Rings Elves have nothing on you. Rivendell welcomes you, and to be honest, with this side bang braid, you fit right in with the rest of the tall fair skinned gang.

Medium Hairstyle With A Ribbon Braid


4. Raven Black Braided Bang

An inverted or Dutch braid bang is not only stylish, it also has a simple and dressed down aspect. This farm girl look also works well as a casual street style.

Crown Braid And Side Braid Hairstyle For Long Hair


5. French Braid Headband

If you do not know how to French braid bangs, that’s OK. Your hair stylist will surely hook you up, just make sure you let them know what you want. While you’re at it, let the professional show you what they can do with a curling wand and some color!

Braided Headband For Black Women


6. Criss-Cross Braided Tiara

Get your shine on with a fresh take on braided bangs hairstyles by dressing your crown with your very own tiara. The style looks intimidating, but with a precise sectioning and tight braiding you will cope with this style faster than you expect.

Braided Bangs Hairstyle


7. Waterfall-Like Braided Bangs

Auburn hair boasts fantastic glow and shine in natural light – so do you. Highlight your individual radiance and style with French and Dutch braid bangs! The result is a picturesque and stunning hairstyle.

Two Side Braids Hairstyle For Long Hair


8. Pastel Purple French Braid

French braid bangs take on a new life when presented in a beautiful pastel color. This violet to gray ombre side bang is an effortless style for those days when you want to add even more femininity to your look.

Pastel Purple Braided Hairstyle


9. Ribbon Braid Bang

You don’t need to get your hair dyed in an unusual hue to have fun with color. Here is an excellent example of that! By using any ribbon color, you open up a world of possibilities, especially when you integrate your favorite color into your cute braid.

Braided Bangs For Short Hair


10. Ebony Curls and Braided Bangs

Nothing exemplifies royalty like curls and braids. These raven black locks are gorgeous – the ringlets will definitely pop in all the pictures and selfies you take after getting your hair done. Be sure to take before and after shots!

Black Curly Hairstyle With Braided Bangs


11. Viking Bangs

On your way to training your dragon, keep your hair out of your face with French braid bangs! Perhaps you decide to get a little fancy on your way through the forest and turn your plait into a fishtail braid? It happens! When creativity hits, it hits.

Side Braid Hairstyle


12. Teal French Braid

This blue is not a conventional hair color, but no matter – it is an excellent base for a cute braid. Unlike the regular blonde and brunette hair colors, the plait on the blue is a seamless fit.

Pastel Blue Braided Hairstyle


13. Black French Braid for a Goddess

Goddess Braids not only add a cute accent to your updos, they take the hair out of your face and highlight your natural beauty. Some people hide their face behind their hair. Not you. Not with this style.

Black Ponytail With A Goddess Braid


14. Smiles and Braided Bangs

Some ladies have a hard time braiding. With this braided bang look, it does not have to be neat – messy is completely acceptable! If you don’t know how to braid bangs, you can at least practice with a simple and cute side plait.

Simple Downdo With A Side Braid


15. Tucked Blonde Braided Bangs

So you’ve mastered the art of plaiting along your hairline. Well done! The next step is replicating this side bang headband. Having straightened your hair, you can focus on your excellent handiwork!

Bob With Braided Bangs


16. Simple French Braid

Channel your inner Jane Austen. Cuddle up with your e-book reader, a hot cup of tea, and get to braiding. If it’s your first time, perhaps put on a comfort movie, or a show you love as it might be a while before you get to the pro level on that side bang.

Side Ponytail With Braided Headband


17. Ombre French Braid

The cascade of color brought about by this ombre is gorgeous on its own, and when coupled with braided bangs – the look is fire. Rock this hairstyle and you will surely be the center of attention. Be prepared to be the go to ‘hair girl’ in your group of friends.

Ombre Bob With A Messy Braid


18. Pinned French Braid

Highlighted with a few blonde streaks, black hair takes on a new life. This picture shows a simple style for shorter hair that looks fancy thanks to the coloring and braided bangs lost somewhere under the streaked curls.

Curly Bob With A Headband Braid


19. Quintessential Librarian French Braid

On a lazy day in or out, rocking a cute braid adds a relaxed touch to any hairstyle. A braided headband works great with long hair. The hair won’t fall into your face when you are leaning over a book.

Long Hairstyle With A Headband Braid


20. Cute Clipped Braided Bang

Braided bangs are the star of the show in straight hairstyles. Put on your biggest smile and head to the best salon in your town – these blurred blonde streaks are stunning. Be gentle on your bleached hair, and do not place too much stress on your hairline baby hairs.

Side Dutch Braid For Long Hair


21. Forehead-Framing Braid with Messy Bun

The awkward process of growing out bangs can be quite unflattering, but not anymore thanks to this pretty plait. Instead of using a head band as an accessory, those with long bangs can create one with a French braid, resulting in a look that features casual elegance at the highest level.

22. French Braided Bang Hairstyle

Who says crowns are strictly reserved for royalty? Give your gorgeous long locks a boost with a regal braided crown for a sophisticated coif that can carry you to a variety of events.

23. Full Crown Braid with Tucked Ends

Take the idea of a crown to the next level and step out with a braid that goes round your entire head. Wrapping your braids around and tucking the ends in is a great way to protect your locks against humidity and frizz during the summer months.

24. Messy Braided Bang Hairstyle

Don’t get frustrated when your braid doesn’t turn out exactly the way that you envisioned, just turn it into a work of art. A loose style is a different approach to the typical face-framing braid that flatters most hair lengths and features.

25. Downdo With A Braided Fringe

While similar to the style above, this braided hairdo takes a more polished approach than the previous whimsical look. The loose braid might be a good everyday option, but a tighter variation is the best bet for a dressy night on the town.

26. Stylish Braided Bang Hairstyle With A Ribbon

No need to choose between your favorite new braided style and a fashionable accessory, use them both. Simply create a Dutch braid and weave in a ribbon for a pop of color. This style looks delightful with cascading curls.

27. Updated Side Ponytail

This hairdo complements women with short to medium hair lengths. A simple side ponytail is elevated by a sweeping braided bang that is perfect for days in the office. Make sure to cover your ear for a more romantic and vintage appearance.

28. Colorful French Braided Bang Hairstyle

Give your dyed strands a break with a braided updo. The French braid in the front offers the lovely colorful outline to frame your forehead. Just complete with a messy bun in the back, and you’ll get a quick and easy look for medium to long hair lengths.

29. Braided Bang Hairstyle For Medium Hair Lengths

A typical braid stands out more when you separate it to create a lace-like detail. It allows women with thinner hair to achieve fuller styles without adding extra hair. Angle the braid across the face for a slimming effect if you have a round or square face.

braided bangs hairstyle for fine hair

Braided Bang Hairstyle For Medium Hair

30. Braided Bang Hairstyle For a Little Lady

Give your teen a fun fringed look with a spunky ponytail and a delicate hair accessory. A flower barrette with a bold jewel is the perfect balance between sweet and glamorous for your next family event.

31. Braids with Bohemian Waves

A crown braid looks especially ravishing on long, layered hair. Ruffled waves and coffee-colored pieces add to the eye-catching look for your next dinner date.

32. Braided Bang Pixie Hairstyle

Even women with pixie cuts can hop on board with this trend! If your hair is too short to grab into a braid, easily double-twist your bangs for a charming accent to dress your short haircut.

33. Twisted Bang with Gibson Tuck

Here is an example of a creative look for women with shoulder-length hair and bangs to try. Twists are easier to do than braids. This is the ideal option for those looking to change their style within a moment’s notice.

34. Braided Bang Hairstyle for Shoulder-Length Hair

Next time you want to hastily pin your bangs away from your face, go for a twisted fringe style instead. This delicate detail puts an elegant spin on your normal look.

35. Youthful Look with Braided Tail Out

To give your hairstyle a more casual vibe, leave the tail of your braided fringe out. This gives your hairdo a youthful, fresh look that works on many different hair lengths.

36. Braided Bang Hairstyle for Shoulder Length Hair

Add some drama to gorgeous chocolate brown hair with caramel highlights by creating an Angel Wing Dutch braid. Natural waves render this style an effortless feel.

37. Goddess-Inspired Crown Braid

Channel your inner Grecian goddess as you attend your next wedding as a guest. The full crown with a knotted detail at the back makes a statement, just because you are rocking a truly stunning hairstyle.

38. Braided Bang Hairstyle With Curls

Go big or go home with this bold braid. A jumbo style is an easy way for girls with long hair to turn a standard French braid into something major. Accent it with spiral curls for a touch of glam.

39. Dark Hair with Unpinned Braid

For a breezy take on the trend, try leaving your braid unpinned for a casual, free-flowing style. Dark shiny hair with layers can showcase this style with ease.

Braided bang styles can range from intricate to simple ones, depending on your mood and level of styling skills. This sophisticated trend can take you from a ball game to a ball room in no time. Simply pick the style that suits you and wear your new hairdo with confidence.

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