Look around at any runway or red carpet and you’ll see your favorite models and celebrities sporting medium-length layered haircuts. With so many different ways to pull off the trendy look, there’s a reason they’re so popular!

Whether you prefer to wear your hair straight with highlights or wavy with choppy ends, you’re guaranteed to step out of a salon with a flattering new hairstyle.

1. Side-Parted Medium Layered Hairstyle. This mid-length layered hair cut gets a warm glow from the balayage highlights and volume from a heavy side part and feathered layers.

Medium-Length Layered Hair with Balayage
Via @studioy

2. Choppy Brunette Hair. For thin hair, a style with choppy messy waves can do wonders – it creates the illusion of thick hair.

Choppy Lob for Medium Thin Hair
Via @anhcotran

3. Feathered Neck-Length Hair. Turn heads at a holiday party with a mid-length golden balayage hairstyle. Complete with a pair of dangly earrings for extra dazzle.

Shoulder-Length Cut with Feathered Layers
Via @pozasalon

4. Medium-Length Flip Up. Women with straight hair will love this highlighted shoulder-length layered haircut. Styled with flipped up ends, it creates a red carpet-worthy downdo.

Straight Shoulder-Length Layered Haircut
Via @locksbylindsayy

5. Wavy Shag with Choppy Ends. Styles that use balayage hair color solutions are great for wavy hair. This hair boasts tons of texture with depth!

Lob Shag for Wavy Hair
Via @hairestyle

6. Swoopy Face-Framing Layers. For women who want to keep their brunette hair color, a beautiful touch of balayage will make a medium layered haircut stand out.

Medium Layered Haircut for Women
Via @havenmeridian

7. Layered Ends and Face-Framing Feathers. A great women’s cut flattering for round and oval faces, this medium-length layered hairstyle uses a caramel blonde balayage to brighten up the pale complexion.

Women's Medium Cut with Layered Ends
Via @thximenes

8. Disconnected Shaggy Lob. Looking for a hairstyle with lots of texture? A cute messy blonde haircut like this one mixes straight locks with wavy pieces for the modern texture everyone is after nowadays.

Blonde Messy Lob
Via @kearybladel

9. Medium Cut with Flipped Up Edges. Take a trip back in time with a layered hairstyle that tries on flipped ends for a cute throwback.

Cute Layered Hairstyle with Flipped Up Ends
Via @hairdye_sara

10. Two-Tier Cut with Angled Layers. This simple straight haircut for thin hair gets a glow-up from added piece-y layers.

Simple Medium Cut for Thin Hair
Via @vash_master_novosibirsk

11. Mid-Length Layered Hair with Contouring. If medium downdos are your thing, a few well-placed highlights can take a simple haircut with layers from blah to beautiful.

Mid-Length Simple Haircut with Layers
Via @hairbylumberjack

12. Blonde Medium Layered Bob. How chic is this platinum blonde medium bob!? Keep the ends choppy and start layering high for side bangs.

Medium Layered Bob with Choppy Side Bangs
Via @beauticole_

13. Thick U-Cut with Layers. A flawless shape and lovely color create a gorgeous mane. Add some texture with layers to perfect the look.

Mid-Length Cut with Layers for Thick Hair
Via @hairbybrooke_g

14. Dynamic Layered Lob. Young and older women will equally appreciate this layered bob that uses disconnected feathered styling to bring out the dimensional swoopy layers.

Feathered Layered Lob Cut
Via @salonsovayatx

15. Below the Shoulders Cut with Curly Ends. The toasted blonde balayage with darker roots really shows off the lush curls on this voluminous medium cut.

Voluminous Medium Cut with Curly Ends
Via @becki_w_the_good_hair

16. Razored Shag with Flyaways. The soft caramel highlights warm up the dark messy, textured hairstyle for thick hair.

Choppy Shag for Thick Hair
Via @accomando

17. Medium Layered Haircut with Shadow Roots. A medium rounded shape aptly gathers the fluffy texture of the choppy medium blonde haircut.

Fluffy Choppy Medium Cut
Via @katiekearneyhair

18. Highlighted Wavy Messy Hairstyle. Make your hair pop with a medium messy cut featuring plenty of wispy wavy texture!

Medium Messy Wavy Hairstyle
Via @belximenes

19. Fun Flared Haircut. A rich color always helps a new style, especially when it comes to such an amazing layered look.

Rich Auburn Medium Layered Haircut
Via @maxwellmathson

20. Medium Brunette Layers. Modern beautiful medium layered hairstyles look flattering in the front and back! The steps of layers create a lovely wave-like effect.

Layered Hairstyle for Medium Hair
Via @peachpaintshair

21. Voluminous Inverted Lob. If a flirty, feminine haircut is more your thing, a medium-length bob with fine choppy layers is for you.

Choppy Inverted Lob Haircut
Via @mm.thetwins

22. Brown Long Bob. Styling this layered long bob is a breeze and putting it up in a pony will also look super cute.

Cute Long Layered Bob
Via @edumottawt

23. Medium Shaggy Hair with a Side Part. Shaggy waves don’t need any special additions, but some soft balayage highlights can flatter them immensely.

Shaggy Lob with Waves
Via @anhcotran

24. Wavy Golden Locks. This medium cut for wavy hair looks effortless and sun-kissed given a golden blonde color treatment.

Medium Layered Cut for Wavy Hair
Via @patrick.trant

25. Straight Layered Shoulder-Length Hair. Here’s a low maintenance hairstyle to make your busy mornings easier. The feathered layering is very appealing to the eye.

Straight Medium-Length Layered Hairstyle
Via @dakotacutshair

26. Dimensional Wavy Inverted Lob. A wavy cut for thin hair gets an upgrade with a couple of beautiful blonde streaks.

Inverted Wavy Lob for Thin Hair
Via @tiffany_sagehair

27. Straight and Sophisticated Style. This shoulder-length layered style is sophisticated and good for a professional, polished look.

Shoulder-Length Layered Bob for Straight Hair
Via @alessiapanteli.hair

28. Brunette Piece-y Wavy Hair. A longer style for women with thick or medium textured hair, this one is perfect for winter and keeping those ears warm!

Longer Piece-y Cut for Women with Thick Hair
Via @sdifilippohair

29. Adorable Strawberry Blonde Look. If simple yet gorgeous hair is what you’re looking for, here’s a straight layered cut with a center part.

Straight Layered Cut for Thick Hair
Via @maryeitz

30. High Contrast Golden Feathers. For women with fine hair, try the eye-catching short to medium style with highlighted feathered layers.

Medium-Length Layered Hairstyle for Women with Fine Hair
Via @hairbylumberjack

31. Choppy Mid-Length Layered Hair. This cinnamon brown choppy cut is effortlessly edgy. With a cut like this, you’ll always feel stunning.

Medium Shaggy Choppy Cut
Via @chrisjones_hair

32. Wispy Piece-y Shag Hairstyle. The uneven choppy layers make this blonde bombshell really stand out.

Uneven Choppy Shag
Via @g_deodato

33. Neck-Length Swoopy Style. We’re pretty sure Drew Barrymore once rocked this cute medium-length layered haircut.

Neck-Length Cute Layered Cut
Via @bounceblowdry

34. Wispy Layers. For thin hair, wispy layering adds to the elegance of the medium hairstyle.

Medium Layered Hairstyle for Thin Hair
Via @gulevich.vladimir

35. Comb Over with Flipped Up Layers. The piece-y layers build extra height and enhance the texture of this breathtaking look.

Piece-y Lob with Flipped Up Layers
Via @salaojosygoncalo

36. Medium Cut with Elongated Layers. Look like hot Barbie with this asymmetrical wavy layered lob.

Medium-Length Layered Hair with Uneven Layers
Via @prissyhippiebeautyshop

37. Brunette Hairstyle with Bangs. When swoopy layers of your medium cut blend seamlessly with bangs, you get a harmonious look from every angle.

Hairstyle with Medium Layers and Bangs
Via @missymennella.hair

38. Voluminous Medium-Length Tousled Hair. With layered bangs swept to the side, the golden textured haircut looks as beautiful as ever.

Voluminous Hairstyle with Layered Bangs
Via @albiedoeshair

39. Straight Cut with Flipped Up Ends. Love wearing your hair free-flowing? With a layered cut like this, you’ll definitely look your best!

Shoulder-Length Straight Layered Cut
Via @geniedeezcolors

40. Thick Brunette Hair. For thick hair, the right style features curtain bangs and layers with textured ends.

Medium Textured Cut for Thick Hair
Via @hairby_rachael

41. Platinum Medium-Length Layers. Freehand painting is a popular trend and now you see why – this platinum layered cut looks fantastic!

Messy Platinum Layered Lob
Via @bishwithbangs

42. Messy Choppy Style. Straight hair in a medium length can look even better with choppy layers.

Straight Medium Length Choppy Hairstyle
Via @pierpaolohw

43. Voluminous Face-Framing Layers. The medium cut with swoopy front layers says chic and sophisticated.

Voluminous Medium Cut
Via @bruhcost

44. Textured Back and Forth Layers. The straight icy blonde layers of the medium-length cut are edgy and cool. A quick tousle during the day will refresh your look.

Edgy Straight Neck-Length Cut with Layers
Via @salonjoelaz

45. Mid-Back Cut for Thick Hair. When flat ironing your long straight layered hair, use a heat protectant to maintain your strands strong and flexible.

Long Straight Layered Hair
Via @jackiedavisbeauty

46. Wavy Layers with Darker Roots. Another choppy wavy layered hairstyle to make you feel flirty and fierce! This look could be easily dressed up for a wedding or other formal event.

Medium Choppy Wavy Layered Hairstyle
Via @timm.morrison

47. Feathered Layers for Thin Hair. A side part gives the layered cut for thin hair extra volume and movement. When heading out for a date night, clip a side piece back or style some loose tousled waves.

Layered Feathered Bob for Thin Hair
Via @_millisimo_

48. Curly Layers. For curly hair, layers help to control unruly texture. The cut looks tousled, but the layers are voluminous and well-organized.

Voluminous Medium-Length Layered Hairstyle for Curly Hair
Via @dana_hairstylist_

49. Thick Medium Hair with Flared Ends. The side bangs give an otherwise sophisticated medium cut a soft touch. Tame flyaways with a flat iron or hairspray.

Thick Medium Cut with Side Bangs
Via @urbanroseberkley

50. Flirty Layers. Flirty, feminine, and fierce is what you’ll be feeling when wearing this beautiful layered haircut. With all the movement and texture, you’ll want to run your hands through it all day!

Beautiful Layered Haircut for Medium Hair
Via @jamesplain_edwardsandco

Don’t be afraid to experiment with these medium-length layered haircuts. They’re all versatile which means they work for every face shape and any hair type. Work with your stylist to customize the cut you like and stay beautiful!