The Best Mid-Length Cuts for Brown Hair

So versatile.

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Q: My natural hair colour is dark brown. Currently, it is around shoulder-length. Hope this picture works for you! 

Lily wants a second opinion on her haircut.

By the way, I love your blog! Since taking some of your advice (like embracing my baby hairs, colour of the year) I am looking better and feeling way more confident! Something about the pictures you choose makes me feel more confident in myself. Thank you! — Lily

A: Lily, this is a winner hands down.

The thin, long, side-swept bang is perfect for framing your eyes.

Selena Gomez at the Time for Heroes event in 2009.

The layers at the side open up your cheekbones.

Sandra Bullock at the 2006 MTV Movie Awards.

The length is perfect for your stature, and this will also elongate your neck area.

Camilla Belle at the 2008 Hollywood Film Festival Awards Gala.

I love your colour dark with this cut—it helps define the shape.

If you do want to go shorter, this is my suggestion:

Jaimie Alexander at the 2013 premiere of 'Iron Man 3.'

Layered brown bob.

Super pretty... 


Bill Angst is one of Canada’s top celebrity hairstylists and the owner of Angst Salon at 240 Queen Street East in Toronto. Call 416-360-5942 to book an appointment.

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