Tag Archives: Short Hair

A Blunt Cut


Long layers are unfailingly pretty—don’t get us wrong—but updating your look with a more severe cut like this one is a quick way to add drama to straight hair. Here’s what to ask your stylist for: A cut that’s blunt at the shoulders and has strong fringe. The sides and back are slightly layered to create the thatchy, wispy look. To style it, pull out pieces on the sides and mist all over with hair spray to hold the sharp, graphic shape.



The Daring Undercut

Not feeling as adventurous as Keri Hilson? You can still rock an undercut with swooping bangs. Just keep the color to one tone or add subtle highlights on top.

The Long Pixie

Maybe you’ve been wanting to go short all season but have been a bit apprehensive about going pixie-short. Take a cue from Jessica Stroup, then, whose crop is long enough to grow out nicely, but short enough for maximum impact.