Think you have to chop off your long hair once you hit 40? Think again! With the right style, long hair can look both fabulous and youthful on older women.
The trick is getting the right hairstyle for long hair
and making sure your locks are kept in excellent condition. That means finding the right products to keep your tresses healthy and visiting your favourite salon for regular trims.
You also want to make sure that your hair suits your face shape and hair texture, which is why we've found a variety of hairstyles for long hair
to inspire your next trip to the salon. From blunt fringes that will update your look and face-framing layers to flatter your features to billowing waves that will take years off and how to make your tresses seem thicker with colour, we've found more than 25 hairstyles for long hair
for you to choose from.
Are you trying to grow out a crop hairstyle and get some length back to your locks? If so, there's a nifty new hair saviour that promises to speed up the process. Redken Extreme Length Primer
, £16.55 is the secret hair potion for women regretting a rash haircut or those who have fine hair that never seems to grow.
It also seals split ends so you don't need to book in for six weekly cuts.
Created with KeralinkTM is a modified protein that binds moisture to hair while strengthening deep within the cortex, this leave-in treatment effortlessly detangles, prevents breakages and nourishes fragile hair from the inside out.
Working from root to tip, it builds stronger, healthier hair that can grow up to 6 inches in a year.
So what are you waiting for? Browse through our hairstyles for long hair
for inspiration for those soon-to-be-longer locks.