The Land of the Rising Sun is multifaceted, mysterious, reverently preserves its cultural heritage and traditions and at the same time is open to all sorts of innovations and experiments. Reception applies to all areas of life, including fashion and haircuts.
Features of Japanese-style hairstyles
Modern Japanese hairstyles are influenced by a lot of different factors. These are traditional geisha hairstyles with a long history, which today are created on exceptional occasions. And newfangled images of Japanese anime characters with their fantasy colors and shapes. But these contrasting traditions have much in common.
- Japanese geisha hairstyles were characterized by a contrast, which consisted of dark black hair and bleached skin. Modern girls, in an effort to Europeanize their appearance, dye their hair both red and chestnut. But they still have a tendency to contrast. After all, many of them have strands or zones painted in contrasting colors.
- Let's now look at geisha hairstyles in terms of volume, layering and design complexity. Yes, their hairstyles are strictand the excess hair does not stick out anywhere. But how many balls, layers and curls they have that create visual volume and complexity of the hairstyle! Modern young girls, of course, in everyday life cannot and do not want to wear such difficulties on their heads. But if you pay attention to their hairstyles for long hair or haircuts for short hair, then they have both volume, which appears due to a multi-layered haircut, and multi-levelness, when girls lift part of their hair up and make it in the form of a bun, and leave part loose.
- The following feature is observed exclusively in modern haircuts and hairstyles. Japanese hairstyles for girls have voluminous long bangs that hide part of the face. Here you can also observe many layers and levels that simultaneously create volume and lighten this part of the hairstyle, making it more airy and weightless. But at the same time creating a more mysterious, mysterious alluring image.
- Jewellery modern and traditional play an important role in creating a distinctive hair style.
Japanese-style hairstyles for long hair
Japanese do-it-yourself hairstyles are not difficult to create on medium length hair and long curls. It is enough to add one, at first glance, insignificant, but very traditional detail - and the strict Japanese style will work with modern jeans, and with a business suit, and with an evening dress. This item is kanzashi sticks.
Initially, and even now, this accessory is also made of many materials, and depending on the situation or occasion, you canchoose a more affordable or more chic accessory option.
The most accessible and easily repeatable hairstyle might look something like this. The hair is gathered in a ponytail at the back of the head or at the crown. The tail is folded into a tourniquet and secured with kanzashi sticks. The tail can not be completely hidden, but released through the middle of the beam in the gum area. You can also add a Japanese twist in the form of sticks to a classic shell.
Modern Japanese hairstyles are not complete without headbands, bows and other hairpins, which are often fixed at the base of the bangs. Sometimes they are quite massive and bright. Against their background, both the now popular bunches and glamorous voluminous curls look good.
A very noticeable imprint on the fashion of modern youth is imposed by the heroes of anime cartoons popular not only in Japan, but throughout the world. Anime hairstyles look wild for our average layman, but the Japanese are already quite used to such stunning views.
For those who are wondering how to make a Japanese anime hairstyle, here is the answer. Often, wigs or false curls of fantasy colors are used for such creativity. If there is no desire to cling to something foreign, then you should resort to staining. And the brighter the color, the more interesting it all plays.
Anime hairstyles are not only associated with bright colors. But also with a fabulous volume,which are created either by bouffanting, if the condition of the hair allows, or with the help of overlays.
And the last detail, but probably the most important, is the bangs. Japanese hairstyles in this particular style require her presence. The bangs can be thick or thin, straight or oblique, but they never rise above the eyebrow line.
Japanese style hairstyles for short hair
Despite the lack of length to play with, these hairstyles leave plenty of room for imagination. Moreover, girls experiment not only with hair colors, but also with shapes. Here you can observe everything - from the classic strictly geometric shape to the torn multi-level elongated and asymmetric length.
Moreover, often all experiments are carried out on the basis of a bob haircut, which Japanese girls have long chosen.
Japanese men's hairstyles
Japanese men are not distinguished by strict morals and allow themselves to be as creative as young girls. Characteristic for men's hairstyles are long thick bangs with profiled ends, an asymmetric shape, ragged thinned ends of the main haircut line. Coloring is optional, but highly encouraged. You have to somehow stand out in a crowd of millions.
Japanese hairstyles are so diverse and open to modernization and innovation that, in general, every girl, even the most strict European morals, will be able to find something for herself if she wants. Experiment, stand out!