With only a few days left in 2018, it’s time to start thinking about the year ahead. The new year is a great time to refresh your look, and if you’re looking for a new hairstyle for 2019, consider baby bangs.
These short, blunt bangs are predicted to be one of the biggest hair trends in the new year with searches for cropped bangs up by 51 percent on Pinterest.
Check out the trendy style as rocked by a redhead, posted to Instagram by @monstermanes:
Although the look is super-chic, you may be scared to take the plunge. After all, these are not the type of bangs that can be pinned off to the side if you’re sick of them. If you’re baby-bang-curious but not yet ready to commit, fake it with some faux fringe.
“The best thing to do for girls that don’t want to fully commit to cutting fringes is to buy them and have your stylist cut them to fit your face,” celebrity stylist Jen Akin told Refinery 29. “Once that’s done, you can apply them yourself on any day you want to switch it up and rock your little fringe.”
Back in October, model Kaia Gerber proved herself to be a trendsetter when she rocked the look on the Miu Miu spring 2019 runway.
“I’m obsessed with baby/micro fringe,” celebrity stylist Christopher Naselli told Bazaar.com back in January 2018. “It’s the perfect way to make your haircut modern and open up your face. It’s an edgy statement but yet super soft.”
Check out baby bangs as part of a bold, pink mullet, posted to Instagram by @hannahruthhair:
If you’re thinking baby bangs have a vintage vibe, you’re right. Back in the 1960s, stars like Audrey Hepburn popularized the style. The tiny fringe was an integral part of her iconic updo in “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”:
Would you consider rocking baby bangs in 2019?