The Expert-Approved Way To Survive A Bad Haircut Without The Tears!

Written by Urvi DalalSep 16, 2023
The expert-approved way to survive a bad haircut without the tears!

All of us have been in a situation where we think that our world has come crashing down around us because our hair stylist gave us the worst haircut ever! This is one of the worst things that can happen to a girl and is it can totally ruin her confidence and self-esteem for at least a couple of weeks. 

We know it feels absolutely shitty and like there is no way out of this, but trust us, wait and hear us out. There are a number of ways you can make your hair look decent while it is in that awkward, growing out phase.

We have compiled a list of some really handy tips and tricks on how you could survive a bad haircut. Read on to find out what they are...

expert tips to survive a bad haircut

Consult your stylist

If you do not like how your haircut has turned out, we urge you to tell your stylist that immediately. This will help both you and your stylist understand what exactly went wrong and find out a way to salvage the situation. In case you’re still dissatisfied, then continue reading.

expert tips to survive a bad haircut

Bobby pins to the rescue 

Get yourself a pack of bobby pins as they are really useful in this awkward hair phase. Bobby can be used in a number of ways; from creating a chic and stylish updo, to add temporary hair extensions there are no dearth of ways in which you can use this humble piece of hair accessory.

expert tips to survive a bad haircut

Wear some headgear

If leaving your hair open seems too embarrassing post the new hair cut, resort to flaunting some sort of a headgear. You could wear floppy hats during the summers or cover your with a pretty scarf. This will very smartly conceal the haircut and yet keep things uber stylish. 

expert tips to survive a bad haircut

Headbands, anyone?

This year statement headbands are all over the runway, and getting a bad haircut may be your cue to jump onto this bandwagon. This is a great to keep those awkward bangs from showing and give your hair more shape. Throw on a stylish headband to prevent people from noticing your haircut. Sneaky, isn’t it? 

expert tips to survive a bad haircut

Master the top knot

Putting all your hair into a bun is perhaps the easiest way to mask everything that you don’t like about your new haircut. Just gather all your hair at the top of your head and knot it up to keep things chic and stylish. 

Urvi Dalal

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Writer, avid reader and hardcore beauty enthusiast is the best way to describe Urvi Dalal. With over 5 years of writing experience in the beauty industry, you can trust her to have the latest skin, hair and makeup tidbits on her fingertips. In her time working as a beauty writer, she has had the opportunity to interact and work closely with a string of dermatologists, makeup artists and hairstylists. All that knowledge exchange, coupled with her flair and love for writing make it possible for her to bring you some authentic yet fun beauty content. When Urvi isn’t working, you’d usually catch her curled up with a big, fat book, drinking a cup of tea or practising her makeup skills; there is no in-between!


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