Short hair, don’t care. It’s what people, especially women, tend to say when they have cut their hair shorter. Basically, this may be true. Shorter hair just makes you feel a lot more carefree and you don’t even have to spend a great deal of time just trying to make your hair look great. There are also less bad hair days particularly when you have chosen the shortest bobs and pixie cuts. But no matter what kind of hairstyle you do, you always have to make sure that you are confident to get that look. If you think you are ready for some shorter hair, here are 111 short haircuts for women that may inspire your next look.
1. The Classic Bob Haircut
It’s the classic shortcut for women. Bobs are basically the most versatile type of haircut as it goes well with anyone, regardless of their hair color and their face’s shape. It also makes someone appear much younger and fresher. You can even avoid bad hair days and keep it as messy as you want. Finger combing makes it easier to smoothen out without tangles.
2. The Classical Pixie Cut
This pixie cut is actually quite longer than the usual. Nonetheless, it offers a fresher vibe and you can even feel lighter without that much hair bugging you. It’s perfect for any season but most especially during the summer when it’s hot and stuffy outside.
3. Short Bob with Waves
Partner your bob with beach waves. Since it’s shorter, it would be much easier for you to do them everyday. You can also dye it any color you want. Since pastel colors are the rage now, you can decide to go with pastel pinks, purples, greens and blues.
4. Shorter Bobs with Vibrant Colors
There are the long bobs or known as lobs, and then there are the bob cuts that are shorter and closer to a pixie cut. Since most of the time you can’t do a lot of hairstyles, settle with dyeing it any color you want. You may want to try with unusual colors like granny grey and cotton candy pink.
5. The Short Layered Hair-do
Add more volume to your short hair cute by adding layers. It’s basically stylish on its own so you don’t have to worry about everyday looks. Instead of dyeing it all, you can simply add highlights to make the layers appear more prominent. And of course, this look simply goes with any kind of look you’re trying to pull off. But one thing is for sure, it’s the time to be fierce and beautiful!
6. Bringing Back the Flips
7. The Long Bob
8. Casual Wavy Bob Haircut
9. Pixie Haircut with Side Bangs
Side swept bangs are still very much in especially when you’re donning a pixie haircut. Other women don’t really want to make it as short and as manly as possible so they leave out side bangs that are longer. The common hairstyle with this is that messy hair blown hair. It’s simple and yet it’s chic.
10. Short Hair for Round Faces
Round faces often call for shorter hairstyle and with side bangs. This helps frame the face making it appear slimmer. The side bangs could also cover part of the face which makes it easier to angle well and appear like you have an oval face rather than a round one.
11. Blonde Pixie Cut
12. Choppy Bob Cuts
13. Razor Cut Short Bob
Bobs are particularly stylish as these usually have longer front ends and then shorter cut at the back. Although the cut may look a bit too short for your liking, it actually gives you a fresher feeling. There’s always the wind on your back and no need to bring combs everywhere you go. You don’t even have to think of what hairstyle suits you from day to day.
14. Long Bob with Waves
15. Classic Pixie Cut
This is the classic pixie cut that has buzzed through the 90’s and the 00’s. However, it’s coming back now with celebrities donning the hair. However, one of the most iconic stars to have worn a pixie cut was Halle Berry. She was most likely more remembered with having a pixie cut than any other hairstyle she had.
16. Long Bob for Round Faces
17. Wavy Bob with Twisted Bangs
18. Anne Hathaway’s Pixie Cut
This bob came right after Anne Hathaway’s portrayal of Fantine in the movie Les Miserables. Her hair had been buzzed out during the film and it may have took a while for the actress to grow her hair. Nonetheless, this iconic pixie cut on her has remained to be one of the best hairstyles for the actress. She glowed even more and appeared much younger. And since she wore it to the Oscars without much hairstyling, it goes to show Pixie Cuts are great for formal events too.
19. Short Layered Bob Cuts
20. Kaley Cuoco Inspired Short Haircut
21. Long Bob with Ombre Style
22. Short Haircuts for Mature Women
23. Shoulder Length Straight Cut Hair
24. Layered Bob Haircuts
25. Pixie Haircut with Bangs
Pixie cuts are another favorite short hair cuts for women of all ages. It brings a fiercer and bolder look to anyone who wears it. Plus it’s indeed a great hairstyle if you have back tattoos you want to show them off. You can try to style it a little by adding bangs.
26. Cute Pixie Cut
Pixie cut also goes great with people who have smaller faces. Since there is no hair framing their faces, their features could be seen much clearly.
27. Choppy Long Bob
28. Raven Black Pixie Cut
29. Cute Short Bob
30. Mid-length Bob Cut
31. Curly Short Hair
A lot of women with curly hair are rather afraid of cutting their hair short since it usually makes the curls wider. However, it’s now time to embrace your natural curls and go with a shorter ‘do. You don’t have to worry thinking about how you can recreate a messy hairstyle since you can do that without much effort. You can also make it look classy and fun at the same time. Hairstyles like tie back and top knots are still on your option so no worries about that as well.
32. Straight Long Bob
33. Short Layered Hair
34. Straight and Dyed Bob
You can create beach waves with your short bob. But the best way to keep it is to keep it au natural – that means straight if you have straight hair. Then you could just dye it with any color you wish. The most popular ones now are white and grey also known as granny hair. However, there is definitely nothing old about this hairstyle and in fact, it can actually help you look younger.
35. Short Messy Hair
36. The Balayage Bob
Balayage is meant to give the hair a natural color while maintaining softer and less noticeable regworth lines. This is usually achieved by going to your favorite salon and asking a hair colorist expert to give you that hair color style. It’s natural and it looks great especially on long bobs.
37. Short Bob with Long Bangs
Go for a bob and keep one side of the hair longer, especially on the bangs. This is one of the most popular bob cuts to have emerged this past few years and is still continuing to make a buzz.
38. Tousled Pixie Cut
39. Undercut Bob Cut for Women
40. Long Bob with Beach Waves
41. Long Pixie Cut
Pixie cuts are often short. However, you can have a long pixie cute now which is more fashionable and trendy. Compared to shorter pixie cuts though, the longer ones are harder to maintain. It usually feels like you have long hair. The good thing is pixie cuts are often great even when they are tousled. So, it doesn’t really come out as a bad hair day if you have messy pixie.
42. Short Hairstyles with Long Bangs
43. A Bob with Ombre
44. Chin-length Straight Cut Hair
You don’t always have to go with bobs and layered cuts. You can also go with a straight cut hair and it would still look as awesome as you want your hairstyle to be. It’s also possible to cut it down easier into shorter hairstyles if you want.
45. Julianne Hough’s Bob
The actress and dancer is well-known for her wavy bob. It perfectly fits her facial shape. She has this delicate appearance so the bob makes her appear bolder. If you think you have the same vibe as Julianne Hough, you can definitely try getting this bob as well.
46. Short Granny Hair
47. Short and Thick Pixie Cut
48. Mid-length Straight Bob
49. Sleek Bob Cut
Even though messy hairstyles are what most women are after now, it’s still a great idea to have sleek hairstyle. This time, you can do it on a long bob. Just keep it simple and straight or blow dry your hair slightly for that wavy effect.
50. Messy Blonde Bob
51. Thick Pixie Cut
52. Scarlett Johansson Pixie Cut
The actress has worn quite a lot of styles already. But this pixie haircut is one of the most sophisticated look she ever donned. It is not really that much complicated. It’s actually quite simple but you can definitely see how it complimented her face.
53. Glamorous Pixie Cut
You can still become as glamorous as you want to be even though you have shorter hair. However, you can still be party-ready with your pixie cut with this glamorous way of styling it. It’ll make you think of vintage and classic eras where they can definitely look as classy with shorter hairs.
54. Curl your Bob
55. Wavy and Choppy Bob Cut
56. Messy Inverted Bob
57. Layered Pixies
58. Bangs and Layered Pixie
Once you have grown your pixie cut a bit, you can have it cut to a layered hairstyle while keeping your bangs sideswept. It’ll make you much more stunning and fresh and it complements any facial structure.
59. Curly Cropped Hair
60. Lavender Grown Pixies
61. Short Layered Haircut for Older Women
62. Short Haircut for Long Faces
As earlier mentioned, short haircuts could be worn by almost anyone. There are short haircuts perfect for round faces and then there are those that works well with longer faces. The hairstyle will help complement their face and without hair framing their facial structure, it would create the illusion of smaller face.
63. Beach Waves Everyday
64. Glamorous Waves
65. Casual Pixie Cut
66. Deep Violet Asymmetrical Bob
Asymmetrical bobs may soon be one of the hottest hairstyles. It’s a quirky way of doing bobs and it’s even better if you can make it twice as quirky with the help of dyeing your hair. Asymmetrical bobs are great since it allows you to have softer looking hair with more volume.
67. Choppy Layered Short Bob
68. Colored Short Hair
69. Curled Pixie Cut
How do you make your pixie cut ready for a party? By curling them of course! Don’t be afraid to use your curlers and to make those bouncy curls. It definitely looks chic and pretty much stunning. It’s also a hairstyle that drives the same attention as your whole look. It completes your party vibe and it’s what you should be looking for in a haircut.
70. Blonde Ombre
71. Steampunk Bob Cut
72. Stacked Bob Haircut
73. Layered Bob Cut with Bangs
Layered bob cuts are pretty casual nowadays and could suit anyone. However, getting bangs may not be the perfect hair for everyone. It’s usually for those with sharp features. When you have round face, full bangs will make your face look rounder. If you have smaller face, the bangs tends to make your face smaller.
74. Shaggy Bob Cut
75. Short Bob with Curls
76. Short Classic Straight Bob
77. Dark Brown Bob
78. Different Blonde Bob Styles
Here are different ways on how you can style your bob cut. Don’t be afraid to cut it short since you can still style it the way you want to. Plus it just leaves you feeling refreshed and it’ll definitely grow longer.
79. Romantic Brunette Bob
80. Straight Bob with Front Bangs
Here’s a sweet, darling hairstyle for everyone who wanted to cut their hair shorter. The bangs accents the face, but then again, not everyone is suitable for a full front bangs treatment. Nonetheless keeping your hair tucked behind your ears can help a bit since it won’t be framing your hair.
81. Straight Long Bob
82. Bangs for Thicker Looking Hair
83. Chic Pixie Cut for Older Women
Pixie cuts are probably the best haircuts for older women. And why not? It makes them look and feel younger and chic pixie cuts definitely has a way of cutting someone’s age by half.
84. Choppy Layered Bob with Flips
Flips may be too 90’s or 00’s but with the way things are going now, some of the old trends are coming back, so why not flips? It’s going to be, of course, trendier and much more modern to go with the trends of today and the coming months and years.
85. Pixie Bob Hairdo
86. Chopped Pixie Cut
87. Cute Curly Pixie
88. Edgy Undercut
Undercuts have been quite popular these past couple of years. Basically, it’s when the sides are buzz-cut leaving the top half long. It’s quite famous for guys but now, even women have done undercut whether they have long hair or short with bobs and pixies. Apart from the buzz cut undersides, they often create patterns on these parts such as horizontal lines or wavy ones. It really depends on your taste. But of course, you can keep it natural and still look as edgy as you can.
89. Asymmetrical Pixie Cut
90. Choppy Short Bob Cut
91. White Blonde Bob with Waves
92. Tousled Short Pixie Cut
93. Glamorous Pixie Cut
94. Ashley Benson Inspired Layered Bob Cut
We have seen Ashley Benson with her long and glorious blonde hair. But she has also taken the bob cut path as well and it was a layered bob cut that was often curled and wavy but it was definitely something that brought an edge to her usually sweet face.
95. Carey Mulligan’s Grown Pixie Cut
Here was what Carey Mulligan’s hair looked like when it grew from pixie haircut to a bob. Yours may also look like this so you may want to start with little waves and even a little fishtail braid going on for a little more unique look.
96. Short and Fancy Layered Cut
97. Stunning Short Bob Cut
98. Tousled Undercut
99. Jenna Elfman Fancy Straight Cut
100. Inverted Bob Cut
Inverted bob cuts are when the front section are far longer than the back. In this case, the front section is actually more on mid-length while the back keeps it at chin-level.
101. Red Bob Cut
102. Back View of Black Straight Bob
103. Keira Knightley Curled Bob
104. Layered Bob Cut
105. Black Ultra-short Hair
106. Red Streaks
Short pixie cuts are already “spicy” enough on their own. But you can make it even better by adding some red streaks or basically any color that you want. Since red has a way of making things much wilder and bolder, it’s the most popular color for hair streaks.
107. Short Spiky Hair
109. Natural Curls
Don’t be afraid to show off your natural curls! But if you don’t want to have the worry and stress of maintaining it everyday, you can simple go with a pixie cut and you can just let your curls be free. This kind of hairstyle is basically low-maintenance so you don’t have to spend hours and hours on your hair alone.
110. Natural Straight Bob Hair
111. Wavy Long Pixie
So, are you ready for a fresh new start? Shed your old do and get adventurous with a new short haircut.