Best Retro Hairstyles – Our Top 10

Written by Jyotsana Rao

In an age where every new thing gets old within hours, the old world charm still holds a great value and relevance.

We love the new technology and advancement, but we do love few inventions of 1920s even more. LIke the french nails, no matter how many variations have come up, the classic style is something we all still have a soft corner for. The Retro hairstyle is another such example. And what makes it even better is that it has come back with a big bang!

Retro Hairstyles For Girls

Here is a list to learn more from about the top 10 retro hairstyles ever.

1. Bandana Bun

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This hairstyle is one of the easiest ones to sport and looks cool too. The picture explains the step-by-step procedure of achieving this retro hairstyle.

2. Side Ponytail With A Teased Crown

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Side ponytail with a teased crown is almost a rage these days. Tease your crown area a little and tie a side ponytail thereafter, secure using a rubber band. Make sure the teased part stays safe by using bobby pins at the nape.

3. High Twice-Bound Pony

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Obsessed with your pony but eager to try something different? Well, here is your answer. This style is ideal for people with lengthy hair. Follow the instructions given with the picture to sport this high and twice-bound pony.

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4. Teased Double Bun

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If you are looking for a sophisticated retro look, teased double bun is what you are searching for.

Divide your hair into two sections, one at the middle of the head and the rest at the lower part. Now clip the upper part away and tease the lower part to get some volume. Now, cover the lower part with the upper part and make a bun. It looks formal yet casual.

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5. Rolled Back Updo

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Match your lacy dress perfectly with this feminine retro hairstyle. Part your blow-dried hair from the middle. Twist one side and pin it up at the back of the nape. Do the same with the other side. Now connect both the ends and roll them making a bun and you are ready with a rolled back updo.

6. Finger Waves

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Do you think of Marilyn Monroe in her white dress and finger waves? This flirty retro hairstyle is one of the most popular hairstyles today.

Dry your hair and separate into different 1-2 inches’ sections. Use some mist on your hair and use a curling rod. When the rod cools completely, use your fingertips to sculpt the curls and you’re flirty finger waves are ready to be flaunted.

7. Long Waves

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Curl your long hair using hot curling rollers. Now spray some dry shampoo just at the crown to get some lift and volume. In this way your curls would be much more manageable and look more natural. Let your curls be open and enjoy the long waves created by the curls.

8. Wavy Bob With A Side Part

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If you love your bob, you would love this trendy hairstyle even more. Use hot rollers to curl each 1-inch section of your hair. When you feel the rollers have cooled down, let your hair out and curl them using your fingertips and style them the way you want. Make a deep parting of your hair and let the waves add fun to your look.

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9. High Side Pony

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This is another variation for people who love sporting their ponytails. You just need to tie your pony high at the crown but position it sideways. You may even curl the end of the pony with a curling iron to get a more authentic retro look.

10. Low And Wavy Side-Bun

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If you are blessed with wavy hair, this one is for you. Curl the ends of your hair. Now comb them all together and collect at one of the sides behind your ear. Now start rolling it into a bun and secure using bobby pins. You may use hair accessories to adorn this look.
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Jyotsana Rao is an engineering graduate from NIT, Nagpur, who discovered her love for writing during her undergraduate days. She is passionate about writing about everything related to beauty - makeup, fashion, hairstyles, skin care, or hair care. When this social media junkie isn't stalking the world of fashion and glamour, she loves spending her time traveling.