People tend to have an alternating love-hate relationship with bangs: Get them to the perfect, Jane Birkin-esque, brow-grazing length, and you're in L-O-V-E, love. But the upkeep (read: constant trimming) can be a pain, and once your fringe hits the too-long, awkward stage, your l'amour can quickly turn into a serious case of hate. (Plus, even those continually infatuated with their bangs still want to some styling options.) So, to help keep you feelin' the fringe love—and solve any bang-styling dilemmas—we teamed up with one of our favorite hairstylists, Sloane Sera, to get some expert tips and three easy styling ideas. Now that's bangin'!
Model is wearing a DKNY blouse.
Photographed by Amelia Alpaugh; Hair by Sloane Sera; Makeup by Billy Mercer