20 Chic Celebs Who Are Proving The Lob Haircut Is Back
by Effie Orfanides
Celebrities are proving every day that the lob — the term for a long bob — is still very trendy despite what beauty professionals predicted for 2017. Several celebs are chopping off their signature locks to rock the look, and we love how versatile it is.
Sure, it turned out to be a faux lob, but as you can see, Emily Ratajkowski proves that the hair length is so versatile. She added some soft waves and a side part for the Golden Globes, but she can also wear it straight or part her hair in the center if she wanted.
In 2017, Khloe Kardashian continues working hard on her incredible Revenge Body, but we’re equally jelly of her incredible, glam lob. We love how she rocks this cool cut that is shorter in the back and wavy all over.
Naya Rivera Dorsey
On Glee, Naya Rivera Dorsey was known for her long, luscious locks, but holy smokes: These lob-tacular curls are everything. They have plenty of bounce and fun, but they still ooze glamour.
How amazing is Halle Berry‘s lob? Not only do we like the highlights, but we adore the bangs. Perhaps the best part of having bangs with a lob is that they will grow out and fit right in when you get tired of them!
The actress showed off her well-maintained lob before the Golden Globes. Her look is classic and effortless! Basically, Old Hollywood called and they want Jessica Chastain back.
Wow, could Ciara look any more sultry sophisticated in her lob? Accented with face-framing highlights and extra-long bangs, this is a killer lob look you’ll want to steal for yourself.
J-Law‘s lob is textured with lovely waves that give her incredible volume. She has some shorter pieces of hair framing her face, which is a great look.
How rocker chic is Demi Lovato‘s lob? It’s the perfect length and some longer pieces give her an edgy, asymmetric look.
When she isn’t riding dragons, Emilia Clarke wears her hair in a perfect lob that is lighter on the ends thanks to balayage. We can’t get enough of this stunning ombre look!
Quantico badass Priyanka Chopra puts a heavy “L” on the lob, using a bit more length and face-framing waves to make a haircut worthy of the red carpet and chasing down baddies on TV.
Lily Collins‘ lob shows us that the haircut is really easy to manage and looks fabulous even on a casual day out.
Scream Queens star Emma Roberts has perfected the simple, straight lob look. It’s super low-maintenance, and the length is ideal for most women.
We love supermodel Jourdan Dunn‘s totally classic and sleek bob that can go from Mom-mode to catwalk. Dunn is proving that a modern take on a classic hair is always a good move, with the ever-so slight ombre and piecey ends.
Lucy Hale’s lob is cut with a fringe that looks awesome. This cut really brings the lob into 2017, changing it slightly, giving it an edge, and it looks extra badass in Hale’s new super-dark hair coloring.
The new host of America’s Next Top Model is showcasing just how versatile a lob can be. On her own Insta page, triple-threat (quadruple-threat?) Rita Ora has showcased her blonde lob in classic old Hollywood style, and in this totally modern wavy, beachy look.
Jenna Dewan Tatum
Jenna Dewan Tatum wears her lob with a deep part and has some highlights on the tips of her hair. The look totally compliments her face and brings out her features.
Is there anything not perfect about former Miss Universe Olivia Culpo?! Her beachy lob is picture perfect for your winter getaway, and it’s super easy to maintain. Plus, it looks awesome on her.
Gabrielle Union was spotted just a couple days ago kicking it courtside with La La Anthony, sporting a crazy adorable new lob. Sometimes simplicity is the chicest, and Gabrielle would know all about chic.