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What Does Your Hairstyle Say About You?

Mar 08, 2012

We all know how important first impressions are. Before someone opens their mouth for the first time to speak, without realizing it, we form an opinion of them. One of the first things we notice is someone’s hairstyle. You get an impression, right or wrong, whether someone is neat, sloppy, carefree, confident, fashionable, sassy... So what is your hair saying about you? 

Long, Loose Hair

A girl with long, flowing, wavy tresses is seen as playful, relaxed and easygoing.

 

Celebrities with this style: Blake Lively, Abigail Breslin, Taylor Swift

 

Abigail Breslin's Long Loose HairAbigail Breslin's Long Loose HairCourtesy of Teen Vogue
 

Curly Hair

Your untamed curls show your wild, fun, thrill-seeking side.

 

Celebrities with this style: Rihanna, Jessica Simpson, Christina Aguilera

 

Rihanna's Wild CurlsRihanna's Wild CurlsCourtesy of StyleBistro
 

 

Shoulder-Length Bob

Shoulder-length hair delivers a message that you're cute, strong, and have a positive outlook on life.

 

Celebrities with this style: Vanessa Hudgens, Katy Perry, Diana Agron

 

Vanessa Hudgens' BobVanessa Hudgens' BobCourtesy of StyleBistro
 

 

Pixie Cut

The daring pixie cut shows you are stylish, assertive and have nothing to hide.

 

Celebrities with this style: Emma Watson, Michelle Williams, Keira Knightley

 

Keira Knightley's Pixie CutKeira Knightley's Pixie CutCourtesy of StyleBistro
 

 

Ponytail

With your hair up in a ponytail, you can't hide behind your hair. It shows you're sporty, fun-loving, and probably pretty confident.

 

Celebrities with this style: Kim Kardashian, Jennifer Lopez, Jessica Alba

 

Jessica Alba's PonytailJessica Alba's PonytailCourtesy of Latina
 

 

Headband

The headband look used to belong to preppy girls, but celebs like Paris Hilton have opened up the playing field. Girls who accessorize with headbands are seen as natural, open and playful.

 

Celebrities with this style: Paris Hilton, Mischa Barton, Lauren Conrad

 

Mischa Barton's HeadbandMischa Barton's HeadbandCourtesy of Jason LaVeris / FilmMagic.com
 

Bangs

Bangs cover your forehead and shape your face. They tell the world you're youthful, sassy and low-maintenance.

 

Celebrities with this style: Leighton Meester, Zooey Deschanel, Camilia Belle

 

Leighton Meester's BangsLeighton Meester's BangsCourtesy of Teen Vogue
 

 

Have Your Say

Has your hairstyle ever been influenced by a celebrity's look? Are you thinking of changing your look or are you happy with your hairstyle the way it is? 

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Hey. Im also turning 15 soon. So dont worry you arent alone hahah. Start dressing for your shape and also find whats comfortable.  Because if you wear something that is uncomfortable you wont be happy and happiness is the best look :)Most of the time I wear jeans with a graphic tshirt or singlet and a cardigan or light jacket. Hoodies are great for winter. And I wear combat boots like doc martins and converse.Hope I helped somehow! :)
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