"Bobrik" is one of the most popular hairstyles. You can often find the name "Hedgehog". Convenience, ease of implementation, style are its characteristic features.
Historians believe that the haircut was popular in ancient times in hot countries. It was easier to care for short hair, they neutralized the effect of the sun. In the 19th century, "Hedgehog" can be seen in sportsmen The modern look of hairstyles appeared in the middle of the 20th century.
Initially, the haircut belonged only to men, while cutting the hair so short that it went up by itself. The head looked like the needles of a hedgehog. The second name of the haircut is "Bobrik". This hairstyle is called by the technique of elongated strands at the crown and crown. On the sides, the length is removed. An analogy is drawn with the back of a beaver.
There is another name - "Site". Due to the shortening of the temples and occiput and the lengthening of the parietal strands, the hairs of the upper head zone form the impression of a uniform rectangular surface (paved area).
The haircut is rightfully masculine, but women calmly borrow this option. They simply choose the longer Bobrik version for a variety of styling options.
Features of men's haircuts. Technology
"Bobrik" for men has, as a rule, a flat area on the parietal area of the head. On the sides, at the temples, and at the back, the hair is cut with a short hedgehog. Recently, the haircut has become less popular, but at the same time it does not lose its position. "Bobrik" is very similar to "Hedgehog", but the difference is that the angle between the temples and the upper part of the head (parietal zone) is smoothed out. There are no clear lines and contrast when going from one part of the head to another. The hairstyle is great for young people, especially those who want to visually lengthen their face. Those. if a man has a round face and plump cheeks, then he can safely choose this haircut.
Stages of creating a hairstyle
- First you need to wash and comb your hair thoroughly;
- Cut from the top of the head. Then they move to the area of the temples;
- Select the main strand along which all other hair will be cut in the process. You need to align with her;
- You can choose any length, it is better to listen to the advice of a hairdresser. And also, if a person is not sure which length will suit him, you can make the length longer, and then, if you don’t like it, just shorten the hair;
- With the help of a machine, the occipital part of the head is sheared;
- Parietal zone. We take into account the length of the hair. If the man's face is round, it is better to leave the hairs longer. With a thin type of face - hair should be shorter;
- Hair growth in people is shorter closer to the face, therefore, the length of the strands should be different;
- Whiskey. Cut them at right angles. On the left side, the tips of the scissors are directed upward, on the right - downward;
- Smooth transition. To achieve rounded edges when moving from the temporal to the parietal, thinning scissors are needed, which move in different directions;
- The last step is the edging of the head area and styling.
With a haircut, you can visually reduce the size of the head. Option "Bobrik" can be attributed to universal, as it is suitable for all types of hair. If you are a hairdresser or you own an electric clipper, you can do without scissors. Because the haircut is bright without polishing. Men celebrate the gracefulness of their hairstyles. Do not forget about styling products, shampooing, care. Otherwise, any, even a stylish haircut, will look sloppy.
Features of women's haircuts
Stylists agree that if you choose the right hairstyle, a woman can look 10 years younger.
You can make yourself a bang, while cutting it regularly. It can hide forehead wrinkles, various defects. Thanks to her, the eyes can become more expressive. The bangs should be light, not thick, otherwise it will only add age to the woman. It is also advised not to remove the length of the hair too much, so that you can make light curls. More often women after 35 years make themselves short haircuts, which visually rejuvenate them. Popular among them - the square, which allows you to "stop" the female age. "Bobrik" or "Bob" is also a kind of bob. It is easy to care for, the hair can be washed less often and the style is brighter. "Bob" has many modifications: it depends on the length of the hair.
The classic model is a uniform haircut over the entire surface of the skull, without lengthening.
- Maximum length - 4 mm;
- For a longer "Bobrik" it is suggested to shorten the strands on the sides and on the back of the head, as in men. There is a platform or long forelock on the parietal zone. They also make bangs, which can be beautifully removed upstairs;
- If a woman has thick, coarse, straight hair, then the hairstyle is perfect for her. Even with curly strands, you can do this haircut, but the length should be as short as possible. With not thick and rather thin hair, the hairstyle will not look the best.
Who is the haircut for?
Strong, confident women can safely experiment with the image. If you feel uncomfortable with it, you shouldn't risk it. To begin with, you can try just a square, and then, if you wish, remove the length. Because short hair is not for everyone.
Depending on the shape of the face
- With a round oval face shape, shortened temples and an elongated parietal part are suitable;
- The elongated oval of the face does not allow for increased length, otherwise the head will visually stretch;
- Square face shape. A bang is more appropriate here, it is better to refuse a voluminous crown;
- An even or triangular oval allows ladies to experiment with their hairstyle;
- With rough and pronounced facial features with a large oval, you should not use this hairstyle, otherwise you can become like a man;
- With tight curls, you should also not choose this hairstyle, since it will look very untidy;
- With a full or too thin face, a short neck and protruding ears, you should refuse a haircut. There are many others that can make a girl look stylish;
- "Bobrik" is ideal for active women. The short haircut looks great on mature ladies;
- The hairstyle will look beautiful on dyed hair. Natural shades with short lengths are faded. Maximum lightening looks stylish, bright red, red hair.
In fact, the hairstyle is not complicated. You can even entrust it to a young, just beginning, master. It is better not to experiment at home: it may not work out exactly.
What do you need?
- Electric hair shaver;
- Professional scissors for cutting and thinning;
- Comb with partial teeth;
- Machine with attachments;
In a hairdressing salon, you can also contact masters of a male profile, perhaps it will be even better. Services are estimated from 300 to 1000 rubles.
Advantages and disadvantages
If you want to stand out, change your image, feel lightness - it's time to change your hairstyle! Pros: neatness, ease of care and styling, combinations with different types of appearance, clothing styles.
Cons: frequent form updates. You will have to go to the hairdresser a couple of times a month, otherwise the head will look very untidy. It is possible to trim the shape of the house, but it is still worth contacting the professionals.
Many stars really like this haircut. Charlize Theron, Natalie Portman, Kristen Stewart and many others have experimented with this hairstyle. She certainly did not deprive them of their femininity, but on the contrary, the image becomes brighter.
On men, the haircut looks very standard, does not stand out much, but at the same time it looks neat and beautiful. Men after 35 prefer her more.