Layered Hairstyles for Thick Hair – No Bangs Edition

Make the most of your gorgeous thick hair with a layered hairstyle. Layers add bounce and swing to high volume locks.  Instead of bangs, these haircuts use chin length layers to frame the face. If you have extra thick hair, you may need bulk removed with thinning shears. Now, check out these pictures of layered hairstyles to find a great look for your thick hair.

Long and blunt layers give shape and volume to thick hair. The shortest chin length layers curl around the jaw line to frame the face. This cut is especially flattering for round and heart-shaped faces, elongating and balancing out features. If you want this look for a more elongated face, opt for shorter layers and/or side swept bangs.


These loose beachy waves come from using lots of layers remove the bulk and volume of thick hair. To get the look, ask your stylist for long layers all over the head. From the back, this would like great cut into a V-shape.  This cut is so flattering, all the styling that is needed to look great is a simple side.

This blunt cut hairstyle features smooth and straight long layers. This haircut requires for thick, dense hair and works best for straight and wavy textures. This cut elongates long faces and should add bangs to this cut. Otherwise, this thick hairstyle cut flatters all face shapes.

For extra long thick hair, this high volume cut looks great without bangs. Lots of long hair can be heavy and weight down volume at the crown. Shorter layers around the face maintain height at the top of this hairstyle. From this back, this cut looks great cut straight across or into a U-shape.