If you are like most women and had long hair almost all your life or just started growing it out, you probably wonder what types of haircuts and hairstyles for long hair are in trend this year so that you don’t get bored with it. Unlike short hair, long hair allows countless possibilities and also makes you look healthier according to the most recent studies. It will also allow you to style it according to the mood and play with its length, so take a look at this article and choose from over 100 new long haircuts for women. We paired most of the haircuts with the hairstyles that match them below, so you can pick easily which category you fit in, with the current long haircut and hair color, or help you decide on a new one depending on the hairstyles that are most appealing to you. If you want a quick styling for those pretty locks you can also check these beautiful and easy hairstyles for long hair.
I. Hairstyles For Long Straight Cut Hair
1. One Sided Straight Hairstyles for Long Hair
A classic when it comes to wearing your long hair casual, this look is all about the natural length of straight hair. You can obtain it by straightening it with a flat iron or combing it really well and just arranging it on one side of the top of the head using a thin comb.
2. One-sided Straight Long Hair With Massive Volume
This hairstyle is suited for women with natural thick long hair, but you can also get this type of volume for your mane by using a blow dryer and styling foam right after shower and a curling iron to give a bit of shape to the hair after drying it and combing it on one side on the top of your head.
3. Sleek Hairstyles for Long Hair With Wavy Styling
Suited for more special occasions, this elegant hairstyle accentuates your facial features and makeup by making the hair look very sculpted and shiny. Comb it really well before you style it with a bit of gel and fixating spray or after you ran the flat iron through it a couple of times to create soft waves that follow the back of the head. Steal all the looks with this haircut for long hair!
4. V-shape Straight Hairstyles for Long Hair
A V-shaped haircut will help manage the split-ends on your long locks quite easily and it is also a nice variation to the straight-cut look, giving your hair a more fluid, sleek aspect. Try this haircut for long hair when you want to refresh the look without losing the length.
5. Long Straight Blonde Hair With Strawberry Highlights
When you have long blonde hair you can play with the color so as not to change the length by highlighting some thin strands of hair with a different color. This look below can be obtained by coloring parts of the hair with a different shade of strawberry blonde and combing it over your forehead.
6. Smooth Straight Haircuts for Long Hair
For those of you with stick-straight hair, you can straighten it even more and apply a shinning oil for a glamorous look and part the hair sideways.
7. Wavy Side Ponytail for Straight Sleek Hair
A side ponytail is a simple but chic hairdo that you can obtain by pulling the hair in one single ponytail and then make the top of the hair really sleek by applying hair gel.
8. Long Ginger Hair With Blonde Highlights
This is the reverse version of the previous hairstyle. It features a darker color of reddish ginger for the main part, combined with a lighter shade of blonde in the front. The variations are infinite and this hairstyle is great for a summer look.
9. Mermaid-like Copper Highlights Hairstyles for Long Hair
A beautiful copper shade of paint for your hair will really highlight the color and give an elegant shine to the tresses.
10. Back Knotted Dark Pink Balayage for Long Straight Hair
This pretty pink balayage will be enhanced by tying your hair in a knot at the back of the head and letting the rest of the hair free fall.
11. Amped Up Ponytail Hairstyles for Long Hair
Simply make a ponytail at the center of the back of your head then pull a different hair strand over it and tease it really well for an amped up look.
12. Messy Space Buns Hairstyles for Long Hair
If you’re feeling playful, try making two different buns at the back and pull some hair strands out for the messy effect.
13. Messy Side Ponytail Hairstyles for Long Hair
This one is quite easy, just make a side ponytail and then mess with the rest of your hair for a casual but elegant look.
14. Long Brown Hair With Soft Curls And Subtle Balayage
Color is everything when you have long hair so you can play with the shades by trying a balayage technique at the hair salon and add some soft curls on the end of the locks for a romantic style that will enhance the different colors of long hair.
15. Single Ponytail with extra volume for Long Blonde Hair
This hairstyle is also a classic one, but with a little twist and it can look fabulous no matter the color of hair. We all know how to make a single ponytail and it is a very practical look too, but if you want a “Wow!” effect, you can tease your hair really well with your hairbrush before you tie it up, tease it again after you did and then use a strand of your own hair to cover the hairband you used and add a bit of hair spray to fix it in place.
16. Blonde Hairstyles for Long Hair with Hollywood Curls
As glamorous and refined as it looks, this hairstyle is very easy to get, the only thing needed being a curling iron to make the ends a bit wavy at the back for a subtle feminine touch. Keep the rest of the mane finely combed on the back and enjoy the final result.
17. Grey Hair With Yellow Ombre Waves Hairstyles for Long Hair
This style is particularly beautiful due to its original mix of colors that will really make you stand out in the crowd: grey hair with yellow highlights styled with a rotating hairbrush. A very beautiful combination of shades that will look gorgeous no matter if wearing curls, waves of simply straight.
18. Long Straight Blonde Hair Updo With Soft Waves
A very glamorous hairstyle, suited especially for women with thin hair, is this half updo for long hair that will give your mane that extra volume you want, with an easy fix. All you need to do is tie the top side of the hair with a hairband and cover it with a strand of hair, then tease it up really quick. The front part will look very sleek and elegant while the back will be free-falling and voluminous. Best of both sides!
19. Long Stick -Straight High Ponytail Hairstyles for Long Hair
This hairstyle is so popular since Ariana Grande picked it as her iconic look, that we might as well call it after her. The hair is straightened really well and afterward, pulled up in a ponytail and covered the hairband with a hair strand. Make sure to use a bit of gel or hair wax to stick all the baby hair on your forehead on top of the rest. And remember to tease the ponytail a little to give it some extra volume at the top of your head.
20. Low Messy Hair Bun Hairstyles for Long Hair
Hair buns are very feminine and practical when you have a busy day so this look is a day to day favorite. Make sure you gather all your hair in a loose ponytail at the back of your head, close to your nape, and then simply pull some strands out for a messy look. You can also pull some strands from the temples to frame the face.
21. Prom Up-Do with Messy Strands for Long Blonde Hair
For those special occasions in life, try a messy bun with hair strands intertwining all over it and falling over the shoulders.
22. Swirling Half-up Half-down Hairstyles for Long Hair
If you want both style and freedom to move your head, opt for this half-half up-do which can be obtained by creating a little swirl in the back, using strands from your crown, and letting the rest of the hair free fall.
23. Rainbow Colored Spacebuns with Braids Hairstyles for Long Hair
These gorgeous colors are really fully displayed with the help of two braids at the back of your head pulled together in two different spacebuns.
24. MoonBuns Hairstyles for Straight Long Hair
A variation of space buns, moon buns are easier to make by only pulling half of the hair up in a bun and letting the rest free fall.
25. Scarfed Ponytail with Extra Volume Hairstyles for Long Hair
An extra-chic and voluminous hairstyle, this one is a very easy way to add some style to the classic ponytail you usually rock! Simply look for a colorful headscarf in the wardrobe or improvise using a handkerchief and then tie around your hairband and make sure you tease your mane really well for a massive volume!
26. Messy Bun Hairstyles for Long Hair with Headband
A Victorian inspired look, this hairstyle is very elegant and can be obtained by pulling your hair in the back and twisting the front locks. At the end secure them with an adorned headband.