It is often said that women over 50 should not have long hair. And certainly, you must have experienced why! As you grow old, your hormones change. This leads to a drastic change in the way your hair looks and feels. You may experience intensive hair fall. You might also experience dullness in your hair.
Maintaining a proper diet and workout out will help. However, the glory of those long locks might just never return. So what should you do? The answer is, of course, cut them short. This is an unwritten rule of life that as you grow old, you must have your short hair. It helps you to maintain them and lose very little hair. Do you need inspiration? Well, here are Short Hairstyles for Women over 50 that you can copy!
Short Hairstyles for Women over 50
The world of the hair fashion industry is ever-changing. You will never know which hairstyle will become the next best hit and which will become ‘old-fashioned.’ So it is quite natural for us to change our style as we get old. And all you beautiful ladies who have now crossed the golden bridge of their age, we know just the way to jazz you up. Today we have come up with these Short Hairstyles for Women over 50 so that you, birdies don’t run out of style.
Age is just a number. Women don’t stop being stylish just because they have more than five decades of experience in this life. In fact, with the increasing age, we get more stylish but need more comfort at the same time. And what is more comfortable than having short hair! With easy and quick hairstyles, short hair is the new rage of the ladies over 50.
SHORT HAIRSTYLES WITH FINE HAIR
Cute Short Hairstyle With Side Bangs
Getting your hair cut from long locks to short ones can really feel overwhelming! Therefore, we suggest you start small. For starters, you can have this hairstyle that gives an illusion to your face to be covered with hair. Opt for side bangs in this hairstyle for a better look.
Short Bob With French Bangs
If you are someone, who loves to try something new, then this hairstyle is for you. This short bob gives you the feel of a long pixie hairstyle. Go for French bangs with this hairstyle. Moreover, opt for darker hair color in this hairstyle.
There is a reason why pixie rhymes with sexy. It looks absolutely amazing and so bold that one glance at you and people will forget that number of ’50.’ From textured to edgy and from wavy to spiked, you can never get bored of a pixie with these many styles
Layered Bob Hairstyle With French Bangs
Do you want your thin hair to look voluminous? Well, go in for layers and you will have a voluminous hairstyle. With this add-in some French bangs, by doing this, your wrinkles will be hidden. Moreover, the descended hairline will also be a no show!
For a total chic and sophisticated look, go with a straight bob. And if you have got an asymmetrical haircut then definitely straighten your hair. It is a sleek style that takes no time to get done.
Classy Layered Blunt Cut With Side Swept Bangs
This classy haircut will make you look younger. Go for a blunt cut with layers. The layers make your hair look voluminous. Moreover opt for side-swept bangs is you have around the hairline.
When you want a bold and voguish look which will definitely catch everyone’s attention then faux hawk is your hairstyle of the day. If you are sporting grey or silver hair then even better. The only thing you need more is a swipe of fiery red lipstick.
Be The Silver Pixie!
The greys are here to stay. So, no need to go crazy about it. Instead, flaunt it in style. Go for a stylish pixie haircut that will sit appropriately with your thin hair. You can also have an undercut with this hairstyle.
Take a lesson from Tilda Swinton and go for a bold and sexy pompadour which is definitely a show-stealer. Just slick your hair back and make sure to add some volume on top with a mousse. And if you have got an undercut, then God bless the poor people you will be killing with your looks. Wink!
SHORT HAIRSTYLES WITH CURLY HAIR
Curly Blond Pixie Style
Is the natural texture of your hair curly? Well, curly hair appears to look short anyway. So opt for this blond pixie hairstyle. Go for baby blonde color in this one to have a subtle look.
Beachy Wavy Bobs
Beachy waves can be pulled off by anyone regardless of age. The beachy waves are easy to get and looks really great for both – an evening party or a day out. Not to mention it makes you look all fresh and breezy.
Bob In Curly Greys
Who said bob would not look good on you? All you have to do is carry it with confidence. Go for an asymmetrical bob hairstyle in this one. flaunt your grey hair and you are good to go.
Chocolaty Brows With Pixie Curls
Shout out to the brunets out there. You look fabulous in the chocolate brown hair color. go for subtle curls in this pixie hairstyle. You can also opt for a trendy undercut in this hairstyle.
Get the perfect hairstyle for a day out with your girls while rocking tousled waves in your hair. Just add a tad bit of waves and you will get a tousled hairstyle. This way a natural look will be achieved and this hairstyle will give a softer look to your face.
Pushed Back Golden Curls
One of the evergreen hairstyle that you will definitely love to get in the push back curls. They look elegant for any kind of party you want to go to. Opt for caramel highlights with this to have a sexy look.
Short Bob With Bangs And Curls
Do you want something that sits between the pixie and the bob hairstyle? Well, the short bob is your answer. Get low fades in this hairstyle from the back. In the front line go for a side-swept bang.
Side Parted With Flipped Ends
Make a deep side part and then flip the ends outwards for a sexy and chic look. This is a hairstyle that can transform your features into a lovely round shape and cover up your broad forehead if you have one. A perfect hairstyle for that evening function you are planning to attend.
No one said you can’t rock the curls anymore. With a middle part and soft curls framing your face, you are bound to look spectacular. Put on little make up and pout with a nude lipstick on and you will be ready to set things ablaze.
What haircut makes you look younger?
So what if you have blown fifty candles on your cake. That doesn’t mean you got no right to look younger. It is the heart that must be young and you will look younger eventually. But we know just the way to make you look younger. All you need to do is try these haircuts and let the hair frame your now younger-looking face:
- Soft Bangs
- Wavy Bob
- Layered Hair With Fringes
- Pixie Cut
- Messy Shag
How should I dress stylish after 50?
To be stylish is every woman’s right, be it in her teens or in her 50s. In your fifty plus years of this new journey, you must have these few items in your closet according to Jill Nystul from One Good Thing.
- Dark mid-rise jeans
- Tailored pants
- Pencil skirts
- Tank Tops
- Dresses (Any style that you think you could pull off when in doubt, go with wrap, sheath, and fit-and-flare dresses.)
- Leather Jackets
Now all you need is to play mix and match, in which after so many years you must have become an expert. So that’s easy-peasy!
Though hair is short now but the list of hairstyles is quite long. So now you are not going to run of hairstyles anytime soon. So if we check the list of your accomplishments today we will find this – Stylish hairstyle? Tick! Stylish Outfit? Tick! And one sexy stylish you? Definitely tick!
Did you like these Short Hairstyles for Women over 50? We hope you found your inspiration in it. Go for the styles that suit your face cut. Moreover, complement your hairstyle with classy outfits. Have your confidence high with these beautiful hairstyles.