We’ve all seen our favorite celebrities rocking some seriously amazing bangs on the red carpet and on magazine covers. But becoming a fringe convert means finding the right style of bangs for your face shape, and for your lifestyle. Because, let’s face it: life is too short for sub-par hair, especially when it’s framing your face.
For advice, we turned to celebrity hair stylist David Babaii, whose clients include A-listers like Angelina Jolie, Nicole Kidman, Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Jessica Parker and Gwyneth Paltrow. Here’s how to tell which bangs will work best for you, and how to keep them looking slick no matter what your hair type.