Bobby pins are the most simpler form of hairpins. They are small pins
used to hold and secure hair strands as well as hair updo’s.
The ones that have some precious metals or gemstones mounted on the
top, like Swarovski crystals, pearls etc may be categorised as hair
These shinny and glittering gemstones and crystals can be mounted in
the shape of a flower or some other design to add glam and dazzle to
your hair do.
However, you may find the grip and hold loose. But you can always clip
two bobby pins together, parallel or criss-cross, to get greater hold
Hair clips is a name give to a number of hair accessories that can
feature different hair locking techniques, closures, styles and
shapes. But the basic concept being that they are clipped into your
hair, by snapping a smaller portion or your complete hair, to keep
them in place, remains the same.
These hair clips are the best means to keep your hair away from your face or to pull them back.
Hair clips are functional items that may help you secure and keep in place a larger volume of your hair.
They are available in infinite varities and shapes. They are high
fashion items that you can wear to the most dressy parties. You may also wear the simpler and plainer ones to your workplace as well as your formal meetings.
Banana hair clips are also known as alligator hair clips or the
concorde hair clips.
These are mostly made of plastics and feature small teeth on both the
sides to lock the hair and keep it in place from the nape of the
neck,at the back, to the top.
A banana clip is well suited to those with smaller to medium size
hair, as the clip may help you hair look longer than they actually
are. They create a pony tail effect.
You can wear them on thin hair as it may help them look a bit volumnous.