Gothic hairstyles are certainly not conventional hairstyles. They are often worn by young people who do not yet have to conform to conventionality. Gothic hairstyles are often used by some young people as a form of rebellion against the society they live in. Gothic haircuts were particularly popular during the nineteen eighties. If you would like to get an idea of different sorts of gothic hairstyles, try and get your hands on some pop magazines or pop videos from the nineteen eighties. The internet also has lots of pictures of gothic hairstyles.
Gothic Hairstyles Ideas for Short, Long, Medium Hair
Gothic hairstyles are often black, and give an air of mystery, and intrigue. If you have black hair then you have the perfect hair colour for a Gothic hairstyle. Those with blond hair often take the decision to dye it black in order to achieve their gothic hairstyle. Purple and green are other common colours which are added to the black hair to achieve the perfect gothic hairstyles. Of course the gothic tradition also includes wearing dark long black clothes and very dark makeup. You may therefore want to choose your hairstyle to compliment the hair and makeup that you will be wearing.
Gothic Hairstyles Tips
If you choose a gothic hairstyle then you will certainly need to buy some hair products and accessories.
Gothic hairstyles depending on the one you have chosen, involve lots of back combing and crimping. You may therefore need to buy a crimper and if you have long hair and are going to back comb it, you will need lots of hairspray to help it stay in place.
Some Gothic Hairstyles involve wearing dreads. If your hair is short you can always buy some dread hair extensions.
One thing is sure deciding to wear a Gothic allows you to really use your imagination, and really go wild!