There are lots you can do to a medium length hairstyle; you can add waves, curls, multi-layers, extensions and other features that you think can enhance your beauty. It is impossible to get bored with this length as it is so adaptable. This length is the most comfortable and also it requires lesser time than the longer hairstyles. Just imagine the time you will have to spend in the blow-dryer each day. You will probably cut your preparation time in half.
Do experiments with your look and try different hairstyles for your everyday wear, elegant to very formal looks. But when trying a hairdo for an event or a special affair, do practice a day before to make sure that you can pull the look of and that it suits you and compliments whatever you are wearing. Always choose medium length hairstyles that best interpret who you are and adapt to your hair type and face shape. Medium length can suit a variety of face shapes; oval, heart and diamond face shape.
You can pull it off with bangs no problem. This is a very popular hairstyle for medium length hairstyles. It looks blended, fringed and most importantly, soft. The layered look also works well with this length; it works great to frame the face of a woman and brings out her lips and her eyes. A classic up-do can also be done with this length; a hairstyle variation perfect for formal occasions. Also, another best-seller is the flow-down style; it is simple and quick and there is a lot of room for experiments - you can try parting your hair on the side and add waves and curls at the tips.
There are a lot of celebrities that made medium length hairstyles such a hit. An example of that is Jennifer Aniston, who in the series "Friends", swept the nation with her amazing hairstyle and almost all of America ran to their parlors to have their hair cut the same way as the actress'. Also, there is Nicole Richie, who went hot the minute she donned a medium length cut with amazing bangs; it suited her way better than what her hair used to be - long and stringy blond.