She may be never, ever getting back together with Conor Kennedy, but Taylor Swift still has the best bangs on the block. Deep-set and full, her fringe grazes her brows beautifully, bringing focus down to her alluring baby blues. This recent shot is from the European MTV VMA’s, where she debuted a new dirty blonde color tone. Luxurious and shiny, this duskier hue also creates a contrast that helps her peepers pierce. For those at home, a bang cut is a great way to make your eyes your focal point, and change up your look –– without losing length. Click style notes for expert tips on styling bangs.
Step: Ask your stylist for deep-set bangs that hang tantalizingly above the eye. For upkeep, most good salons will give you free bang trims; ask before you commit.
Step: To create gorgeous bang style, use the pro technique: Mist bangs with set and style spray and blowdry using comb to comb bangs from side to side first, and then straight down. This gives you a smooth and full, shiny fringe
Step: To recreate Taylor’s look, apply styling whip to rest of style and blowdry with hands, tossing hair around to encourage texture and volume. Mist protective thickening lotion into mid-lengths and ends, and use a curling wand to some soft ‘S’ shaped waves that tumble down the shoulders.