How to create a hairstyle with fake bangs?

There are so many ways to play with our hair to change our style. Today we are going to talk about the fake bangs, a hairstyle tip that is gaining popularity. Whether you want to change your look without going to the hairdresser or are simply looking for an original hairstyle for an evening, fake bangs are the solution.

What are fake bangs?

As its name suggests, a fake bangs is a fringe that you create without needing to cut your own hair. It can be done using hair extensions, a partial wig or simply by playing with the length of your own hair.

How to make fake bangs?

For this demonstration, we will use hair extension bangs, more precisely the “French Banks” bangs which are thick bangs and the “lite bang” bangs, which are thinner. These hair extensions have the particularity of being very easy to use and to maintain, and they offer a very natural result.

Preparing the fake bangs

Before attaching your fake bangs, make sure your hair is perfectly straightened. Use a wax stick to smooth your hair and a spray to fix everything. If you have long hair, this step may be enough. For those who have a short bob with a little gradient, plan to use small pins for added security.

Fixing the fake bangs

To secure your bangs, use the small clip that usually comes with the hair extension. You can adjust it to the height that suits you best. If you set it a little lower, you will get straight bangs. If you prefer longer bangs on the sides, clip them a little higher.

Smoothing the fake bangs

Once the bangs are set, use a hair straightener to achieve the look you want. You can leave your bangs straight for a classic look, or curl them slightly for a more glamorous look.

Hairstyles to do with fake bangs

There fake bangs offers a multitude of hairstyle possibilities. Here are some ideas to try:


This hairstyle is perfect for those days when you want a simple, yet elegant look. Simply tie your hair into a ponytail and then secure your faux bangs.

Le Carré Bouclé

For a more sophisticated look, opt for the curly bob with bangs. Curl your bob using a curling iron, then attach your false bangs. The contrast between the curls and the smooth bangs is simply sublime.

The Messy Bun

For a look that is both chic and casual, try the messy bun. Tie your hair into a quick bun, then secure your faux bangs. You can let a few strands escape from the bun for an even more relaxed effect.

Maintenance of false bangs

To keep your fake bangs in good condition, maintain them properly. Avoid washing it every day, as this could damage it. If you use styling products, be sure to remove them when brushing your bangs.

There fake bangs is a great alternative for those who want to change their look without having to cut their hair. Easy to set up and maintain, it offers numerous hairstyle possibilities. So why not try it?