There’s nothing quite like a fresh take on a classic style to shock you out of a winter hair slump. That’s why we’ve been fawning over February’s hottest hair moment: the side swoop. This ultra-sleek, side-parted, 60s-esque ‘do has captured our hearts and our Instagram feeds, with celebs from Hailey Bieber to Karlie Kross putting their own unique twists on the trend. From super slick renditions to shaggy alternative iterations, this old school staple is just what we’ve been looking for. Read on to see why we’re so excited about this super chic style.
1. Selena Gomez
Selena Gomez stuck to this style's classic roots with a sleek sixties aesthetic, expertly crafted by celebrity stylist Marissa Marino. Her heavy bangs are sculpted to vintage perfection.
2. Ariana Grande
Hairstylist Josh Liu killed it with this side swoop and high pony combination. We're loving the edge Ariana's extra long fringe brings to this staple style.
3. Olivia Culpo
Model Olivia Culpo's chocolate tresses look absolutely decadent in this kicked-out take on the side swoop 'do. Her sleek and shiny strands are simple but elegant.
4. Sydney Sweeney
Rising star Sydney Sweeney looked super stunning in this side swept updo. With just the right amount of texture, hairstylist Bobby Eliot gave this old school look a fresh face.
5. Hailey Bieber
Hailey Bieber took it one step further with a shaggy spin on the side swept style. With waves galore, this tousled take is truly mesmerizing.
6. Karlie Kloss
Karlie Kloss served 60s inspo front row at the NYFW Brandon Maxwell show. Her blunt blonde lob looks super chic in this simple side swoop.
7. Katy Perry
Singer Katy Perry is out here proving that that side swoops and low ponies are a winning combination. Paired with a fabulous futuristic accessory, this platinum 'do is the ultimate update.
8. Barbie Ferreira
Euphoria'sBarbie Ferreira is always serving some short hair inspo. Her deep brunette bob looks banging in this understated side-swept look.