Emo hairstyles are a common hairstyles that many teens try out. Emo hairstyles are based on the looks of punk rock and alternative rock musicians and usually consist of bold hair color shades like red, purple, pink and cyan. The hair color is paired with styles like bangs and top knots making for a very bold look that makes quite a statement.
Emo hairstyles needs to be done righ,t else they look like the same generic style and cut. The emo look is not restricted just to musicians or artists but can be tried by everyone as long as it suits them.
Emo hairstyles can work for both long and well as shorter hair. However they shouldn’t be your go to choice for formal occasions. The emo hairstyles suits younger women and teenagers best who wish to make a strong statement of their emotions, their attitudes which they feel don’t match up with the world and to those who wish to express their creative sides.
Emo hairstyles when done right will not only make you look more beautiful but also make you stand out from others in a good way and can be an expression of your values and personality.
These hairstyles usually consist of big wild bangs which can be swept to the sides or just right on the forehead, long enough to cover the eyelids and the cheek bones partially.
The emo hairstyle offers a lot of freedom and variety. They can be symmetrical or asymmetric. Long or short. Tidy or messy. Colored or natural. And everything in between.
Emo hairstyles can carry out layers and colors well. You will actually notice heavy layers and coloring being more common for this hair type rather than simple cuts. One can also get brave and try out shorter cuts, bold colors and daring hairstyles like pixies and Mohawks.
Be careful though, make sure you take your hair type and face shape into consideration before choosing for a certain cut. If necessary, take a picture of your desired cut along to show to your stylist rather than guiding him or her through words.
All in all, a good emo cut will make you beautiful, an anti-authoritative rebel, a creative genius and different from everyone else. However, at the same time, care needs to be taken that your hair is not too damaged from the heavy coloring or heat styling that your hair goes through. No matter how much of a rebel you are, make sure to regularly moisturise your hair.
Below are few different styles for you to get inspired and choose from.