We're no stranger to '90s beauty and fashion trends making a comeback (looking at you bucket hats and hair scrunchies), but that's not to say we wouldn't mind leaving a few (read: butterfly hair clips and pencil-thin eyebrows) in the past ... Still, there's one nostalgic hair trend that's made perhaps the most effortless transition back into the mainstream: Claw clips, the one-stop-shop for a chic and easier-than-ever updo. What's more, they feel much gentler on hair than say, a traditional hair tie.
A nice change from ubiquitous high ponytail fatigue and loose messy buns, claw hair clips offer a more structured and modern take, despite its blast from the past. Simply twist hair up and clamp the clip on, or you can also use smaller sizes for a half-up 'do or to pull back bangs or shorter pieces. However you choose to sport them, know your style will be locked in place, as these hair accessories typically keep a trusty hold on hair. Ahead, we've cut down the clutter to find the cutest claw clips for any hairstyle or hair type, including thin hair and thick hair; as well as small, medium and large size; plus more: