Some trends are destined to come back, some trends we pray never come back, and some trends fall somewhere in the middle. OK, maybe these eight trends fall closer to the may-they-never-return end of the spectrum, but still, we remember them fondly.
Scroll through to take a journey down memory lane!
Even before we had fully mastered the straightener, we were pros with the crimper. Relive the glory days—but with a more refined approach—with a two-pronged waver, like Hot Tools’ Salon 2 Barrel Curler ($25).
Okay, our hair clip obsession was not limited to those of the butterfly variety. Floating rhinestones were also pretty rad.
It’s like a labyrinth of hair. The spiky pieces are our favorite. (Extra points if you gelled down the sides.)
The day we discovered clip-in extensions was a big day for all of us.
If your bangs didn’t take up half of your face, you were doing something wrong.
No ponytail, updo, or half-updo was complete with pulling out a few “wispies.” Of course, for serious styles, you had to go full-blown face-framing tendrils.
Reluctantly, we add scrunchies to this list. We still have a soft spot for scrunchies—just when worn in more of an around-the-house capacity.
Which of these hair trends from yesteryear tops your most-loved list?