Graduated Bob

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When the hot summer season strikes, we start looking to do some changes in our regular lifestyle, clothing, diet patterns and many more. Among those, hair styling tends to hold a very essential place in each and every woman’s life. And when it comes to the women with the busy schedules, these hairstyles really play a very crucial role in terms of maintenance, hair care and most importantly to get an escape from the sweating due to the hot Sun. We tend to look for those short hairstyles which can help in offering great relief from the sweat. Among the many short hairstyles, this one seems to hold great attention towards all the women irrespective of their ages. These hairstyles make you have hair with the very medium length. This hairstyle will have different layers on the back portion which would make your task to be very easier one as in the case of taking care and maintenance. Above all, the voguish appearance and the ecstatic feel it offers is obviously outstanding when you finally have it on your hair. So, to help you more with the bob hairstyles for this hot summer season, we have a list of different kinds of graduated bob hairstyles that can be adopted to get that extremely trendy and modish feel.

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20 Different And Trendy Graduated Bob Hairstyles

Having a proper dimension with the varied layers of hair at the back side, graduated bob hairstyles are known to be one of those hairstyles which would offer the ever stunning appearance to the hair. These hairstyles would never go out of trend due to those unique and special features that they offer when you have them on your hair. 

In this post, we have collected the top 20 best and trendy graduated bob hairstyles that are known to be the most popular ones among the many other bob hairstyles. 

#1. Messy Volume

Among all the forms of hairstyles that are available, the messy hairstyle has always been a fashion statement and the trendy ones among the young individuals. The need for maintenance and hair[1] care when you have the messy hairstyles is one of those major factors which make it be one of the popular hairstyles in the world. No woman will ever say a no to the messy looks as it would absolutely offer the charming look to your face. This messy hairstyle will make your hair look volumized and full. When you have the bob style combined with the messy look, then you will always want to have them due to the alluring look it offers for your face. Treating your hair with any of the colors could make the messy volume to be even more attractive and bright. You can prefer for adding those deeps shades of red to get the perfect ever adorable looks on your hair. This is a perfect one for those women who don't have enough time for spending in styling their hair. Even though you don't comb your hair, your hair will absolutely look amazing and bright due to the hues given to them.

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#2. Tight Ringlets

The tight ringlets are perfect for those women who have or love having the curly hair type. These tight ringlets will make your hair look extremely voluminous and bulky. In this hairstyle, the ends of your hair will be curled tightly such that they form the cute and small ringlets in your hair[2]. These tight ringlets will make your hair look short but then it would absolutely offer that bouncy look. The ends will be curled tightly to get the accurate flawless look on your hair. You can also treat your hair with the hair color focusing mainly on those ringlets region. So, this will help in enhancing the appearance of the ringlets in your hair. 

#3. Slick And Straight Angled Bob

As the name says, slick and straight angled bob is perfect for those women who have those poker straight hair types. The strict straight hair will offer the silky and the smoothy appearance to your hair. Also, the hair will be cut with the angled positions each differing in their lengths starting from the front portion till the backsides. Like in all the other hairstyles, you will have the front portions somewhat larger than the hair[3] at your back portions. The front part of your hair will be up to the height of your chin to give a visible difference in the angles of your hair. You can also prefer offering the brunette shades for your hair to obtain that edgy look.

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#4. Blunt Bob With Full Fringes 

In the blunt graduated bob with fringes, your hair will be cut in the symmetrical style that offers a bold appearance to your face. You will have full fringes at the front portions of your hair. The fringes are those short hair which appears small at your front portions. Fringes are suitable for the ones who have the sleek straight hair types. Fringes in curly hair will not be looking good and you will not obtain the appropriate style with it. The blunt shaped hair with the small fringes on top could literally be the best combo ever to have it on your hair[4]. This offers the perfect trendy look to your hair and face.

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#5. Simple Flips

Some of you might think that hair flips are perfect for those who have proper lengths of hair. But then, you have to believe that these flips can be created even when you have the graduate bob hairstyles. And they literally look stunning when you have them on your hair. You can just completely rock in a party by flipping your hair with this simple flips. In this, your hair will be opened towards your face in the opposite direction from the middle portion of your hair[5]. So, the hair will be appearing inwards when it reaches your chin. This will help in enhancing your facial beauty and the stunning feature hidden in your face. These bold flips will really help in achieving the elegant looks on your face and hair.

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#6. Relaxed Waves And Pink Highlights

The relaxed waves and pink highlights are one of those hairstyles that can be opted for having in your everyday life. This is because you will really require very less time for maintaining and styling your hair. This can be a perfect choice to get a trendy look without affecting the busy schedules you have in your life. The length of your hair will be small and will have those natural curls left. This will offer the appearance of the relaxed wave on your hair.  And those natural curls will also help in offering the volumized and the bouncy effect on your hair. Coming to the colors, adding pink will be the absolute and prettiest part in choosing this hairstyle. The pink color will offer the fun-filled effect on your hair when you add it to the waves. And when you have the sandy brown shade in your original color, then pink highlights would be the best combo for it. Adding subtle colors to the sandy shaded hair will give an entirely new and interesting experience. Pink will really look glamorous on your hair when you blend it with the lighter shades of brown. The flirty feel that you get on your hair[6] is really an impressive and a lovable one.  

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#7. U-Shaped Back With Chunky Highlights

The U-shaped cut at the back has been one of those epic and classic hairstyles that we know since our childhood. Despite many of the other new hairstyles, this still serves to be one of those famous ones. And now we could also create a lot of fun in it by adding the colors to the U-shaped back portions of your hair. This U-shaped bob hairstyle is mainly focused on those women who prefer losing the length without affecting the thickness of their hair. This U-shaped will literally have a curve shape at the back portion of your hair. This will be an absolute way to increase the volume of your hair. Also, when you add the highlights to those U-shaped layers of hair, it would literally make it chunkier. Adding some light colors to the ends and locks of your hair[7] will offer the perfect lovely appearance on your hair. You will obtain the absolute full-body finish on your hair after adding the highlights to the curves. The bulkiness in your hair will also appear enhanced due to the added highlights on those curves. This will really make you look more fashionable and trendy due to the blending of colors on your hair within the curves.

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#8. Simple Chocolate Brown Subtle Stacking

The simple chocolate brown subtle stacking is especially for those women who have extremely thin hair and wanted to make their hair look volumized. When compared with the other hairstyles, this will be an absolute choice to get the full and complete look on your hair. You will have layers in different lengths at the back side of your hair. so, when you have straight hair these variations of hair[8] and the layer effect can absolutely be attained on your hair. Your sides will have somewhat lengthy hair and will get reduced as it moves backward. You will be able to get a bouncy effect on those layers at the back portions your hair. And adding color to your hair will help in attaining the perfect subtle effects on it. You can go for choosing the simple chocolate brown shade on those layers. When you offer the shade to the layers, they tend to appear more visible and pleasant. The difference between the shades of your natural hair color and the added chocolate brown color will literally be an eye-treat to the person who sees you. The color looks amazing especially when you have black colored natural hair. The blending of the black color from the roots to the deep brown at the ends will really be an excellent choice to have on your bob hairstyle. 

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#9. Simple Short Bob

The simple short bob hairstyle is best-suited for those women who have a great physique and bulk body. This hairstyle will make them look somewhat less fatty when compared with the other hairstyles. This simple short bob can also be mentioned as one of those basic forms of bob hairstyles which would absolutely make you look trendy. You will have short hair when compared with the normal and the most basic forms of bob hairstyles. The sides of your bob will have subtle angles that would look simple and modern. Coloring those subtle angles with a light blonde can be an absolute choice to make your hair[9] look even more trendy. Also, those blonde hues will be given only to the top layers of your hair where the subtle angles appear. The rest portion of your hair will have the natural color of your hair which could be a great combo when you see the final outcome. And the subtle angles in your hair will be more visible and attractive. The platinum and silver blonde shades are the most popular shades of light blonde and one among those color trends till now.  

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#10. Messy Waves 

Messy is that one hairstyle which never goes out of trend though years might pass. This messy waves hairstyle is something that is similar to the messy volume hairstyle. The same way, even this hairstyle will also help in increasing the volume of your hair. It will make your hair look bulky and full. This hairstyle is perfect for those who have naturally curly hair. You can wear this hairstyle every day in your day to day life with any kind of apparels including the traditional and the formal wears. This hairstyle will really require very less time for maintenance and hair[10] care. So, those who have busy schedules can probably opt for this hairstyle. 

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#11. Subtle Red U-Shape

This subtle red U-shape is somewhat similar to the U-shaped back with the chunky highlights hairstyle. But this hairstyle will have more layers when compared with the other U-shaped hairstyles.  And the layers will have hair that is well varied in their lengths. And adding a completely different shade from the hues preferred for the other bob hairstyles to your hair is the unique feature of this hairstyle.  You will have a subtle red hue given to those layers at the back portion of your hair. Red has always been a color that denotes the feminine quality in the women. So, this would absolutely be suitable to have it on your hair. And the layers at the back portion will make your hair[11] look funkier. You will absolutely achieve those rocking feel while having the red hues on your hair. This is a perfect eye-catchy color that would literally make the people's eye around you to fall on your hair. Those subtle red shades will be amazing and more visible that would gleam when you go out during the day times. This red shade will always make you want for it due to the alluring effect it offers for your hair and face.

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#12. Casual Bob with Lengthy Side Bangs

The bangs have always been a trendy one since the day it evolved as one of the best and voguish hairstyles. This casual graduated bob with the lengthy side bangs will be an intermediate hairstyle between the classic bob and the bob with long hair. Both the side portions of your hair will have those long hairs which would come a little longer than your ear. And the side bangs will have varying lengths to offer the perfect bang appearance. The back portion of your hair will have short hair when compared with the side bangs. You can also prefer adding some color to those side bangs which can make you look even more modish. You can opt for choosing the very light hues when compared with the original color of your hair. This will create a subtle effect by blending the dark and the lightest hues on your hair. The side bangs will have that swept look when colored with the proper shades depending upon your skin tone and hair[12] color. The absolute contrasting effect can be achieved easily on your hair with the help of this casual graduated bob with lighter hues.  This hairstyle will be best suited for any kinds of apparels you wear in your day-to-day lives.

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#13. Relaxed Curls

Relaxed curls would perfectly suit for women with all ages including the teen and the old aged women who are even at the age of '50s and '60s. This is an absolute trendy and most preferred hairstyle irrespective of the time, age and other factors. These relaxed curls will offer that complete casual look to your hair and face. These curls will neither be too light and too curly. The way that your hair[13] is curled will appear in a more natural way. This also helps you to obtain the complete feminine appearance irrespective of your age. Adding more colors that are somewhat lighter than the original color of your hair can make it look even more elegant and stylish. 

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#14. Extra Lengthy Sides And Combo Colors

The extra lengthy sides and combo colors will really make you look more fashionable and trendy. The sides of your hair will be longer when compared with the other regions of your hair. And the back portion of your hair will have the usual layers that differ in their length. And you can also leave bangs on the front portions of your hair that is somewhat short when compared with the extra long hairs which are at your sides. Also, rather than adding a single shade of color you can add a combo of different colors with varied shades on your hair. This will really make your hair[14] look colorful and more attractive when compared with the single shades. The colors can be chosen from the dark shades of red to the lighter shades of brown. You can have this combo for sure if you have black colored natural hair. The roots with the dark shades of black and continuing it with the different shades of red and brown can be the perfect combination to have them on your hair. And the front ends of your hair will be given with the deep shades of red which offer a dimension to your hair. Also, it makes your hair look more voguish and bright.

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#15. Casual Waves

When it comes to waves, the choices are wide that you can choose them based on your apparels and needs. These casual waves will never require you to use those ironing and heating equipment to achieve the curls in your hair.  Since these are casual waves, you can just create those simple casual waves on your curly hair with the help of comb and your fingers. These appear even more natural that the messy wave kind of hairstyles. The locks of your hair[15] will be curved and it will appear similar to the loose waves. Also, this will be suitable for any kind of occasions or even for your day to day life. 

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#16. Light Blonde Blunt Bob

The Light blonde blunt bob is one of that chic hairstyle which is an excellent choice for those hot summer seasons. This hairstyle is meant for those girls and women who love the redefined blunt styles to have on their hair. You will have angles cuts in your hair which would look trendy when you have it. Also, adding a light blonde shade to the blunt portions of your bob will make them look enhanced and bright. The roots of your hair will have the natural dark color on your hair. And the rest portions will have a light blonde that looks contrasting and best-suited for the natural color of your hair. Ash blonde, silver blonde, platinum blonde and strawberry blonde are some of the popular light blonde shades that are mostly preferred ones along with the Light blonde blunt bob hairstyles. Offering blonde shades to the blunt portions can be the best choice when it comes to the graduated blunt bob hairstyles. It makes you look trendy and voguish with the dazzling looks that this blunt bob hairstyle offers you. You will really start loving the way that the light blonde appears on your hair.

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#17. Messy Straight Volume

Having straight hair does not mean that you can have messy looks as they are perfect for the curly hair types. Even with the straight hair, you can achieve the absolute messy look on your hair. The roots of your hair will have the natural colors of your hair. But then, as you move downwards, the bottom portion of your hair will be colored which would offer the polished appearance to your hair. Also, tousling your hair by using your fingers will help in obtaining the messy and the casual look. also, they make your hair look more volumized and complete.  

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#18. Vibrant Purple

When women are looking for more choices of colors for their hair, purple has always been a fun factor which is extremely loved by many of the young individuals. As the name says, purple is one of those extremely fascinating colors that offer the vibrant look to your hair. It really involves a lot of fun and happiness in adding the purple shades to your hair. And more than all those long hair types, the bob hairstyles are the perfect ones to get the purple shade done. This is because the purple color looks more dazzling and shiny when you have a short haircut. You will have layers of hair where the purple hues will be added on your hair. Starting from the small front portions the purple shade starts to get vibrant as it moves to the back portion of your hair. I am sure that the purple color on your hair will really make people's eye to fall on your hair. The varying intensity in the purple shade on your hair is a perfect one to obtain the ultra trendy look on your hair. The women who love to explore different shades of colors and the free-spirited individuals can try this on their hair.

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#19. Lengthy Relaxed Curls

Sometimes you might not prefer for those extremely short or classic graduated bob hairstyles as they offer a short length to your hair. And you might want some length on your hair. In that case, you can always opt for a lengthy graduate bob hairstyle.  So, you might be confused with the styling of your hair after having the haircut. To such confusions, here we have the lengthy relaxed curls hairstyle. We all know that curls would literally enhance the beauty of our hair to a greater level. So, you can also opt for having the relaxed curls in the long portions of your hair. This will require very less time for styling and would absolutely match for all kinds of apparels. 

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#20. Volumized Back And Sides

When everyone is looking for trendy things, some women are there who would look for the volume along with the trendy hairstyles. To all such women, we have the volumized back and sides hairstyle. This hairstyle mainly focuses on the volume and also it offers the absolute trendy look to your hair and face. Your hair will be straight starting from the roots. But then to achieve the volumized effect, the ends of your hair will be curved towards inwards both at your sides and the back portion of your hair. So, the curled down or the end portions of your hair will make your hair look rounded and full in shape. All the other hairstyles will only be focusing either on the back or the side portion. But in this, both of them will be focused to attain the complete bulky feel on your hair. You will find your hair to have the bouncy effect after choosing this hairstyle. And the top layers of your hair on both the back and side portions will be given with a darker shade when compared to the original color of your hair. This is given to enhance the curling or rounded effect on your hair that helps in increasing the volumizing effect.

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This article has been medically reviewed by Dr.Nagakeerthana S, MD (Dermatology) on 15/06/2019 

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