Thinking about changing up your look to try out the new trendy long shag? Well, you are in the right place because here we have found 50 of the best new and stylish looks. There are styles here that have textured, long, and sassy layers added in. A long shag haircut has been around for so long and was once popular back in the 70s, and 90s, and now it is back and better than ever.
Once you try out this haircut you are going to love your new style. If you want to enhance your long shag even more you can add in highlights, vibrant colors, or just season favorites like copper in the fall and ash-brown in the summer. Whatever you are looking for you are sure to find it on this list of the 50 best long shag haircut ideas.
1. Copper Brown Shag Haircut
First up is this beautiful copper-colored shaggy style. She has kept her hair long and wavy here with textured layers. Be sure to add a thick and layered fringe in the front to get the most out of this look.
2. Mermaid Shag Haircut
You are never too old to try out a mermaid style. Here she has her beautiful long hair cut with plenty of layers, added in a perfect pink mermaid color, and of course, added a trendy fringe. Part the style down the middle, and you are all set.
3. Face-Framing Shag Haircut
If you have extra long hair and need to shake things up a bit, this face-framing shag haircut would be the perfect look for you. Here she kept her hair long and black with a few face-framing layers; it looks amazing.
4. Natural Black Shag Haircut
If you are lucky enough to have naturally black hair, then you need to try this next style out. Here she has kept most of the hair along with a few shorter layers to add volume. Don’t forget the fabulous fringe and you are all set.
5. Soft Haircut
If you are not into the big textured look you can try out a soft shag like she is wearing in the photo above. Here he kept her hair natural and black with a long thick layer on the bottom. Then they added a shorter textured layer around the face to create a soft shaggy style.
6. Curly Haircut
Ladies with curly hair look no further because we have found you a beautiful new shaggy style to try. Here she has her curly hair cut with plenty of layers with spiral curls added in. They did keep the bangs straight in the front and it looks fantastic.
7. Soft Waves Hairstyle
Here is a style that would work best for women who have thin and wavy hair. Here she kept the hair long all the way around with extra long curtain bangs in the front. Part it down the middle and you could even add in more defined waves and you are all set.
8. Peach Shag Haircut
Peach is one of the trendiest colors to add to your hair in 2022. Here she added it all over her beautiful long hair. What makes this look even more unique is here textured bangs and it looks amazing.
9. Ginger Blonde Shag Haircut
This next look would be perfect for women who have natural ginger hair, or anyone who wants to try out a beautiful red hue. Here she has kept her long hair even all the way around with thick side bangs added in and it looks so good.
10. Sweet Shag Haircut with Bangs
This next style is sweet and simple but still has so much style. Here she has pretty long hair with a few short layers added in and thick bangs in the front. Be sure to add a few messy waves to get the most out of this style.
11. Shag Haircut with Natural Curls
Shaggy hairstyles always look best with natural curls. She has her long hair cut to all lengths with thick side bangs added in. They have parted the bangs in the middle and curled them away from the face and it looks amazing.
12. Razored Shag Haircut
Razored cuts are one of the best ways to thin out your thick hair. If this sounds like something you need you should give this next razored shag haircut a try. Add in plenty of layers and keep the bangs super short and you are going to love your new look.
13. Two-Toned Shag Haircut
Two-toned looks have always been and will always be in style. In the photo above she kept most of her hair a natural brown color but added pops of blonde color around the face. Add in face-framing layers, and thick bangs, but keep most of the hair all one long length.
14. Long Shag Haircut with Layers
Long shags can be simple and elegant just like this next look. Here she kept her hair natural and brown with loosely cut layers added in. Part the hair down the middle and add in long curtain bangs and you are all set.
15. Messy Haircut
Wow, this next hairstyle is a perfect example of how to wear a long shaggy haircut. Here she has messy curls and waves with a thick and textured fringe in the front. Wear this style all year long and you will always look the best.
16. Teal Shag Haircut with Cute Bangs
Teal hair is such a vibe. Here she has a beautiful teal hair color on her shaggy style. There are hints of blue and green throughout and the whole style is rounded out with dark brown micro bangs and it looks incredible.
17. Puffy Razored Yellow Shag Haircut
If you need to lighten up your life here is a yellow highlighter style with puffy and razored layers with a thick fringe in the front. This is a super unique and shaggy style that is going to make you stand out in the crowd.
18. Lilac Shag Haircut with Razored Bangs
Lilac is a feminine and beautiful hair color that looks so good during the springtime. Here she has kept her style long and curly with short micro bangs added in. This is a style that once you try it out, you are never going to want to change up.
19. Mid-Part Curly Shag Haircut
Mid-parts are such a trendy way to part your hair. Well, here she has a trendy middle part but what makes this style stand out is her bluish-grey color with pops of green added in. Curl all of your hair with big spirals and you are all set.
20. Pink Peekaboo on a Shag Haircut
When you think of shag styles, most likely this is what is going to come to mind. She has her hair flipped out in the front with thick and textured layers throughout. She enhanced this style even more with pops of pink on the edges and it looks amazing.
21. Blonde Ombre Shag Haircut
Ombres is such a good idea when you are thinking about adding color to your style. Here she has added an ombre and started it off with a dark black base on the top with blonde highlights throughout the rest of the hair. Be sure to add a thick fringe in the front to get the most out of this look.
22. Brunette Shag with Frizzy Bangs
Here is a style for all the natural brunettes out there. Here she has kept most of her hair long with a few short layers that frame the face. Throw in a thick fringe and you are all set.
23. Long Casual Shag Haircut
When you grow your hair out this long sometimes all you need is a nice and casual cut. Here she has done just that with a few layers added in, but most of the hair is long, flowy, and beautiful.
24. Shaggy Cut for Thick Hair
This next hairstyle is a fun take on the new trendy wolf-cut hairstyle. Here she has kept her hair long with pops of blonde coming in, but the real magic of this style is the fringe. They have kept adding extra volume with face-framing and textured layers and it looks amazing.
25. Choppy Shag Haircut
If you wanted a simple look that still has plenty of styles you should give this next haircut a try. Here she has kept most of the hair along with loose layers starting around the chin. Brush the hair back with a blow dryer or curling iron to keep it away from the face.
26. Split Dyed Shag Haircut
Split-dye looks are so much fun because they keep your style fresh and unique. Here she is wearing her long hair with mostly an orange color with a light blonde color in the front. Add in plenty of messy curls and you are going to love your new split-dye shaggy style.
27. Mullet Shag Haircut
Did you know that the mullet hairstyle is back and women are wearing them more and more these days? Here she is wearing her hair long in the back with short bangs and layers in the front in a true mullet fashion.
28. Extra Long Curly Shag Haircut
If you have long, thick hair and are looking for a new style we have found it here for you. Here she has kept her blonde hair long, thick, and curly with textured layers around the face. This is a super fun style that is going to get you some attention.
29. Natural Curly Shag with Mid-Part
Ladies with naturally curly hair are already so blessed, but sometimes it may be hard to find the right look. Here she has her naturally curly hair cut with a shaggy style look and a thick middle part. Be sure to train your curls to stay out of your face and you are going to love your new look.
30. Long Shag Haircut with Curtain Bangs
Here is a retro style with an extra long length, curtain bangs, and a few face-framing layers. She kept it natural and blonde here and curled the hair away from the face and it looks amazing.
31. Shag Cut for Straight Hair
You can wear shaggy haircuts for women with straight hair too. In the photo above she is wearing her straight hair with one long layer all the way around and a short layer that frames the face perfectly. Add in a side part and bangs and you are all set.
32. Brown to Light Blonde Shag Haircut
Here is a dark to light blonde ombre hairstyle for ladies who want to try out a shaggy style. Here she has kept the bangs thick, added in a few shorter layers, and kept the rest of the hair super thick and curly and it looks amazing.
33. Blonde Shag Haircut with Fringe
Up next is a long shag haircut with blonde highlights added in. To get this look you will need to keep the bangs super thick and the rest of the hair long, messy and wavy. Add in some hair product to keep the frizz down and you are going to love the way you look.
34. Wavy Shag Cut for Black Hair
Next up on this list of long shag haircuts, have a look that has long and black hair. To get this style you will need to keep most of the hair all one length, but you should add in long side bangs. Next, keep the hair curly and add in a middle part and you are all set.
35. Summer Goddess Shag Haircut
This next hairstyle is a sun-kissed hairstyle with beautiful blonde highlights. She has kept the hair long passed her shoulders, added in the blonde highlights, added in thick bangs, and finished it off with messy curls and it looks fantastic.
36. Dark Blonde Soft Shag Haircut
Thin hair can be very hair to find the right look for, but here is a style that will make your thin hair look so good. She kept her hair long, dark, and with a few layers added in. Like most shag haircuts she has bangs in the front and a middle part.
37. Frizzy Shag Haircut with Curtain Bangs
There are so many different ways to wear a shaggy hairstyle. This next hairstyle has a fizzy look with natural brown hair. She has added in a few waves and thick curtain bangs here and it looks amazing.
38. Blonde Balayage
A balayage is a style where your stylist will paint the color into your hair in a sweeping motion and will leave your new color looking natural and beautiful. Here she went with a blonde balayage with a shaggy style cut that has long flowy layers.
39. Full Fringe Haircut
Full fringes are right on trend in 2022, and they will make you look and feel so edgy. Here she has a gorgeous haircut with so many textured layers and a super thick fringe in the front. You can wear this style messy as she is here or straighten it for a sleeker vibe.
40. Black Curly with Center Part
Here is a beautiful look that has natural spiral curls. There she has small black curls and her hair is about shoulder length long with a few textured layers added in. Be sure to add short curtain bangs to get the most out of this look.
41. Mahogany Red Shag Haircut
Mahogany is one of the hottest colors to wear for women during autumn. So why not pair the hottest hair color with the hottest haircut? Here she has a shaggy style with a rich mahogany hair color and it looks amazing.
42. Shag Haircut with Bangs and Waves
Shag haircuts usually have bangs and waves. Here she is wearing her long brown hair with the right amount of waves and curtain bangs. Part it down the middle and you are going to love your new look.
43. Layered Haircut
This next look would be perfect for women who have long and thick hair. Here she has her brown hair cut with long layers and a thick fringe in the front. Wear it messy for a true shaggy style, or you can wear it straight and it will have a whole different vibe.
44. 70’s Blonde Haircut
This shaggy style has come straight out of the 70s and is cool again. Here she has her hair grown out long all the way around except for a few face-framing layers in the front. And of course, she has a thick fringe because no shaggy look would not be complete without that.
45. Silver Haircut
Ladies all over the world are adding a silver hue to their hair way before their time. Here she has her stunning silver hair long with just a few layers added around the chin. She went with a side part and bangs here and it looks so good.
46. Gorgeous Split Dye Haircut
Can’t decide between brown and blonde? Well, here she went with both colors added in with a split-dye look. Be sure to add a thick fringe in the front because a split-dye style always looks so cool with bangs in the front that are two different colors.
47. Blended Blonde Ombre Haircut
There are so many ways to add a split-dye style to your hair. Here she went with the longer layer all blonde and the top textured layer short and black. She styled it with a few messy layers and it looks so good.
48. Creamy Blonde Haircut
Creamy blonde is always a good idea in the summer months when the sun is shining and you are spending more time outside. Here she parted her hair down the middle to show off her fresh new curtain bangs. Curl the layers away from the face to get the most out of this look.
49. Spooky Haircut
Need a spooky hairstyle for the upcoming spooky season? Here she has her beautiful long shag haircut with hints of orange and burgundy added in. She has kept her bangs thick and textured and it looks amazing.
50. Modern Shag Haircut
The shaggy hairstyle has been around for so long but women are always finding new ways to modernize old fashion trends. Here she is wearing a modern shag haircut with pretty waves and a super long fringe in the front. Try this look out if you have long thick hair and need a new style.
Now you must be ready to try out a new shaggy hairstyle. Are you thinking of keeping your hair natural or do you like changing it up with new color? Please leave a comment and let us know which one was your favorite, or which one you would never want to try!
Thelma Ewart started painting and drawing as a hobby when she was young. She pursued arts which eventually lead her to the fashion industry. She is now a hairstyle artist that considers all of her projects as a work of art. Pursuing creativity is what drives her to become the best in what she does.