Kaia Gerber’s Soft-Wave Bob Is The Haircut Of The Season

Even actresses Zoey Deutch and Rose Byrne have tried their hands at this immaculate hairstyle.


Searching for a shorter hairstyle to quell the summer heat? Look no further than the soft-wave bob, a naturally dimensional and mussed-up look that screams boho. Though in the process of growing out her locks, Kaia Gerber remains a major muse for the renaissance of this choppy, layered haircut. 

In the 10th anniversary issue of The Travel Almanac, the supermodel sported an iteration of her coveted hairstyle. While Gerber ditched her jaw-grazing cut for shoulder-skimming lengths, she maintained the loose waves and undone finish integral to the soft-wave bob.


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The allure of the trend lies in imperfections: an unstructured shape, ragged ends, and tousled curls. The soft-wave bob interweaves the effortlessness of third-day hair with it-girl sharpness. To achieve Gerber’s laid-back look, salt-sprays and curl creams are your best bet. But if you’re keen on a more sophisticated style (as modeled by Zoey Deutch and Rose Byrne), opt for a trusty flatiron


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