It’s the timeless style that has remained the final word in chic for generations and cut of choice for many a style icon across the decades. In 2022, the modernised boy bob takes centre stage.

How exactly does the boy bob depart from your typical cropped chop? In addition to being ultra-flexible in terms of actual hair length, the boy bob priorities natural textures and embraces a more laidback approach to the oft-high maintenance traditional bob cut.

“Blunt boy bobs will be all the rage,” L.A-based celebrity stylist Sal Salcedo recently told GLAMOUR. “It’s a fuller take on the bob where the natural texture can roam free. Anything from chin to collarbone length is game here.”

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