Ah, the ’90s. An era defined by MTV, Lisa Frank’s diaries and more boy bands than we want to count. (For the record, we think 98 degrees was super underrated.) Some of our absolute favorite pop culture moments came from this decade, and when we think about it, we can’t help but savor the wonderfully wild ’90s. . hairstyles.
From messy buns to a wide selection of bangs and, of course, butterfly clips galore, there was something special about the hair trends of this era. The It girls of the time, such as Britney Spears, Janet Jackson and Gwen Stefani, served as inspiration enough to transport us into the next decade.
If you’re as nostalgic as we are, you’re going to love this roundup of the 20 most typical ’90s hairstyles that we would wear discreetly today. We might have some weird looks, but hey, we’ll never shy away from an adventurous beauty look. Read on for our favorites.