Stacey Bradshaw
Updated on July 18, 2021

Every girl ever wanted to update the hairstyle or even give a whole new look. To grow hair or to snip off? To cut bangs or not? Sometimes it’s possible to undergo changes only for so long. Learn how to make fake bangs and transform your hair without cutting!

How to Fake Bangs Like a Pro

It’s not necessary to make drastic solutions of your appearance. The advantage of this hairstyle is that it’s possible not to cut off the hair at all and get things back on the rails.

Your type of appearance is completely unimportant. Your hair length is the only thing that makes sense.

The fake bangs will be perfect for any event. It will suit your every mood and show your personality. Rest assured, your changes won’t be ignored. Surprise everyone at the party or style your hair on a date. Such a hairstyle will look extra well with evening dresses and trouser suits. Add some accessories. Bright and glitter blings will be perfect. You can highlight the decollate by decorating it with a beautiful choker or necklace.

For implementation, you will need a brush, ponio, a dry texturizer for hair volume and medium or high fixation hairspray. Be careful with hairspray and avoid clunging spikes together. More is not better. Try to be as natural as possible. If you wish, you can prepare bright or neutral accessories for such a minimalistic ponytail with fake bangs.

Step-By-Step Fake Bangs Tutorial

Prepare all the accessories and hair products mentioned above and let’s begin!

Step 1. Your hair should be freshly washed with no product in it. Carefully brush out the hair, starting with ends. Use a texturizer on the hair roots. Through this process the hairstyle will look more voluminous and neat.

Fake Bangs: Step 1

Step 2. Separate your hair into two sections.

Fake Bangs: Step 2

Step 3. Put the top section into a high ponytail. Make sure to tie this up pretty high. If you’re having any issues with the little bumps that form on your head after just brush it out. If you have problems with flyaway hairs then just spritz your entire head with water. Create a braid, fix it with elastic and leave some hair at the end of your braid as you are going to use it for the bangs.

Fake Bangs: Step 3

Step 4. Loosen your ponytail and poke a hole under the hair band to take the braid from the back and poke it through the hole. That’s how you are going to create your bangs. Then tighten your ponytail.

Fake Bangs: Step 4

Step 5. Make sure to review the ends to see what parts of hair you don’t want out. Now straighten the bangs. Fix it with a bit of hairspray.

Fake Bangs: Step 5

Step 6. Measure how far you want the bangs from your eyes or eyebrows. Secure both sides of the loop of hair. When you are happy with the way it looks secure both sides of the loop of hair with bobby pins. And that is the finished look! Hope you enjoy it!

Fake Bangs: Step 6

Watch the step-by-step instructions in our video.

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