How to Cut Long Curtain Bangs the Easy Way

Ariba Pervaiz
by Ariba Pervaiz
3 Materials
15 Minutes

Let me show you the easiest curtain bang hack to get the perfect flip every time. If you want to know how to cut long curtain bangs, keep reading.

Tools and materials:

  • Straighteners 
  • Two combs
  • Hair cutting scissors
Sectioning hair

1. Section off hair

Start by sectioning off the bangs section of your hair.

Straightening bangs

2. Straighten the bangs section

Then straighten the bangs to make them smooth and straight.

Comb in hair

3. Put combs in hair

Grab two combs and sandwich the section in between the two combs.

Twisting hair

4. Twist the hair

Give your hair a twist at your desired length.

Cutting bangs

5. Cut the bangs

Proceed to snip your bangs. Try to get it as straight across as you can.

Diagonal cut

6. Release the combs

Release the combs, and you're going to be left with the perfect diagonal cut.

Trimming hair

7. Trim the section again

Soften up the section if you like and blend it into a few layers around your face.

This will help your curtain bangs feel softer and more blended in and seamless with the rest of your hair.

Curling bangs

8. Curl the bangs

Grab your straighteners and curl the section in towards your face about halfway.

Then in the second half, you're going to curl away from your face to create the perfect S shape.

How to cut long curtain bangs

How to cut long curtain bangs

And just like that, it's blended to perfection, and we've created gorgeous movement.

I’m so happy with the final result, and I hope you’ll give this curtain bangs hack a try.

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Suggested materials:
  • Straighteners
  • Two combs
  • Hair cutting scissors

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  • Christine Cajigas Christine Cajigas on Jul 27, 2023

    My goodness your positively stunning. I love the way I will be cutting my bangs. I only hope it works for me. There's been some lovely balding I've gotten from the family tree. I wish all ladies that do this the best of outcome.

  • Lorrie Lorrie on Aug 24, 2023

    You’re absolutely STUNNING! Technique is spot on..❣️