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Bangs Are the Decisive Factor for Being Cute!? Japanese Girls Are Obsessed with Their Bangs

”かわいい”の決め手は前髪!? 日本の女の子は前髪が命
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Bangs Are the Decisive Factor for Being Cute!?  Japanese Girls Are Obsessed with Their Bangs

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In general, it can be said that Japanese girls love to have bangs and it’s mainstream. Here in Japan, most of the girls think that they look cuter and their eyes bigger with bangs, contrast to that you look matured without bangs. Speaking about girls’ bangs, there are various styles, for example straight bangs, short bangs above eyebrows, divided fringe in the middle, and so on. Furthermore, there is strict rule like if your separate bangs fringe in 7:3 or 8:2 it will be like idols. and it is now popular among Japanese girls. In this way, having bangs is Japanese girls standard nowadays.
一般的に言って、日本の女の子の間では前髪のあるスタイルが主流。前髪がないと大人っぽく見えるというのに反して、前髪があるほうが”かわいく”見える、と思っている子が多いようだ。しかも前髪といっても種類は色々あるのが特徴的。ぱっつん、オンザ眉、センター分けなどそのタイプは多岐にわたる。ぱっつんの前髪を7:3、8:2で分けるとアイドル風の斜め分けに見える、という細かいルールまであるようだ。このように前髪ありのヘアスタイルは、日本の女の子の定番スタイルになっている。

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Straight bangs

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“idol” bangs (maybe 3:7?)

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“idol” bangs (maybe 7:3?)

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bangs above eyebrows

Among many bangs styes, heavy but able to see-through bangs is being watched recently. Fringe which able to see through forehead impressed neat and clean, and give good impression to men!! Satomi Ishihara, Tsubasa Masuwaka and Haruna Kojima (AKB48) are the talk of among people that they became cute with new bangs-style in Japan.
最近では重めだけど透け感もある、シースルーバングスが注目を集めている。おでこがチラッと透ける前髪は軽やかで清楚な印象与え、男ウケ抜群! 日本でも石原さとみや益若つばさ、AKB48の小嶋陽菜がシースルーバングスにイメチェンして可愛いと話題になっている。

source : https://instagram.com/p/yvvljFrfWt/

Tsubasa Masuwaka, source : https://instagram.com/p/yvvljFrfWt/

source : http://girlschannel.net/topics/111962/2/

Haruna Kojima, source : http://girlschannel.net/topics/111962/2/

Satomi Ishihara, source : https://locari.jp/posts/6810

Satomi Ishihara, source : https://locari.jp/posts/6810

Younger women tend to have bangs here in Japan, but even women in thirties have straight bangs that because it seems them younger. Even though you won’t change your heir length or color dynamically, only changing your bangs, then you can make difference with your impression, and that might be one of the reasons Japanese girls love bangs. Surprisingly, most of hair salons in Japan offer a service of cutting only bangs.
若い女子の方が前髪ありスタイルを好む傾向があるが、30代の女性でも、若く見えるという理由で前髪を作る人も少なくない。また大胆に髪の長さや色を変えなくても、前髪一つでかわいらしさ、大人っぽさなど顔の印象を変えられるのが、日本人が前髪好きな理由のひとつかもしれない。日本の美容院では、ヘア全体は切らずに「前髪カット」だけしてもらえるサービスもある。

Speaking of bangs, Mayu Watanabe called Mayuyu (AKB48) has the legend that she takes 3 hours to set her fringe! After she finishes setting her bangs, she never allow touching to the fringe by any of member. She always takes care of the condition of her bangs that it became habit to touch fringe. Mayuyu’s bangs never messed up even how hard she danced! She is called “queen of bangs” from her fans and many girls trying to copy her bangs angle to balance of right and left.
前髪と言えば、AKB48の“まゆゆ”こと渡辺麻友は前髪のセットに3時間かかるという伝説がある。そしてセット完了後はメンバーに指一本触れさせない徹底ぶり。前髪を触ることが癖になるほど常にコンディションを気にしているそうだ。どれだけ激しく踊っても乱れない完璧な前髪。ファンからは「前髪の女王」と言われ、分け目の角度、左右のバランスなどまゆゆの“こだわり”をマネする女の子も多い。

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Did you get Japanese girls’ obsession to their bangs? Why don’t you find your favorite bangs for makeover!
日本の女子の前髪へのこだわりを、少しはおわかり頂けたでしょうか? 気軽な前髪アレンジで、おしゃれを楽しんでみてはいかがでしょう! 

Translated by Chihiro

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