Short hair is the biggest trend this year and has remained to trend for quite a few years now. Its huge popularity is mainly because it’s quite easy to style and maintains and another factor that played in making this trend a big hit is the way now women are defying and breaking old norms about how women are supposed to have long hair. It’s our life and our hair, so no one else should have a say on how we decide to wear it. That being said, here are the trending short hairstyles of this year that you should definitely check out.
20 Short Hair Trends for Stylish and Gorgeous Look
The shag is now increasingly becoming a trend because of how cool yet simple it looks. It gives off kind messy vibes, yet there is an absolute beauty to this look. If you have got thick hair and are looking to get yourself a bob, well, then this hairstyle would look perfect on you. The hair has been messily middle-parted to both sides and cut in a short bob with a length that falls perfectly around the cheeks. The hair has also been cut in many layers, thus giving a perfect shag look that you need.
Short Pixie Cut with Wavy Layers
An amazingly cool hairstyle that simply takes you to another level and makes you look like a cool bohemian chick. The hair has been styled in a pixie cut, and the sides and the back have been neatly tapered into an undercut. On the top front, the hair has been cut into several layers and falls across the face messily. The subtle highlighting is done in a slightly darker shade also looks brilliant.
Platinum Blonde Pixie Cut with Long Layer
Well, the pixie cut style looks like its ruling all the other short hairstyles. Various versions of styling a pixie cut are being introduced each new day, and obviously those who are looking to get a pixie cut sure do have a lot of options to choose from. The hair has been dyed in a beautiful shade of platinum blonde, and the sides and the back have been neatly styled into a gorgeous undercut. The hair on the top front has then been styled in beautiful long layers that fall all over the face-framing it perfectly.
Angled Bob Cut
This is simply another variation of the classic bob hairstyle, and it looks quite simple too. It is one of those basic everyday looks that you can wear for any casual event or outing. For a party or event, you can spice up this hairstyle by adding a statement hair or neck accessory and make sure it does have some bling. The hair has been maintained in a deep, angled cut where the layers on the front are longer, and the layers on the back and around the nape area are much shorter and thicker, thus creating a perfect dimension.
Wavy Hair with an Undercut
Another gorgeous pixie cut hairstyle that focuses on the beauty of the hair on the top. As you can see, the hair on the top and middle have quite enough volume and have been cut in a layered style, thus creating a definitely good texture. The hair on the sides has then been shaved into a slightly faded undercut. The layered waves on the top look quite gorgeous, and it’s a safe hairstyle because with pixie cuts, they always look amazing, and you don’t need to worry about it going wrong.
Angled Pixie Cut with Long Layers
Got beautiful straight hair but looking for a cool and chic hairdo to style it up? Well, your search ends here because this hairstyle looks simply amazing. While the back and the sides have been neatly tapered into an undercut, the hair on the top has been styled in a very deep, angled cut with many layers falling on the front of the face, framing it beautifully. The long zig-zag layers are quite a refreshing look from the normal pixie cut hairstyles. Best suited look if you have thin or medium thickness straight hair.
Classic Blonde Bob
This classic short bob hairstyle is as simple as it can get, yet there is something so beautiful and brilliant that it lies within this simple look. This bob cut has always remained one of those very classy looks and helps you look effortlessly stylish. A hairstyle best suited for all typed of hair regardless of if it is thick or thin. When with thin hair, you can add in some layers to create volume, but in this case here, with thick hair, you just need to maintain the bob at a single length on all sides.
Round Retro Bob
A great hairstyle that will help to reduce any too much volume on your thick hair. The hair has been styled in a round retro bob, and the back has been neatly shaved into a gorgeous undercut. The hair has been styled by thinning it inwardly strand by strand. The hair on the top has been styled in beautiful long layers that are combed backward in a similar style itself. Some long layers on the front also fall beautifully on the front of the face.
Silver Blonde Shag Bob Cut
Well, as the name suggests, there are quite many definitions of this hairstyle as it is a beautiful blend of all of them. The hair has been highlighted in a somewhat silver-blonde style, and it is also a salt and pepper hairstyle with a mix of black and white hair. The hair has been maintained in a very short bob with it being styled in a shaggy haircut as the many layers you can see. The layers on the front are long enough, and the rest of the layers are short, adding to that messy vibe.
Layered Angled Bob with Bangs
This is also another great hairstyle for short hair, with many different styles being bought together into a single hairstyle quite effortlessly. Layers? Fringes? Short hair? Bobbed hair? Pink and purple highlighted hair? Well, you’ve got all of them in a single place. The layers are many and have been cropped very beautifully. They help to add some serious definition and structure to the hair while also making it look quite voluminous. The highlighted streaks of hair are in a beautiful shade of light purple and pink and do have a soft glow to them.
Short Curly Hair
We saw many different styles on how to style your short hair, and most of them were about styling straight hair. The options for curly hair aren’t limited either, and this is a great hairstyle to flaunt your beautiful curls. The hair has been painted in a brilliant shade of chocolate brown, and you can see short face-framing layers on the front of the face itself. While you don’t need to have curly hair to get this hairstyle, you can also simply curl up your straight locks of hair instead.
Deep Angled Silver Blonde Bob
How gorgeous does this bob haircut look? You just cannot take your eyes off it. It as simple a bob haircut as it can get, yet it has a certain sophistication to it that will surely give you an edge no matter where you go. You can also rock this look for any event, be it your everyday casual look or for a party or even to your workplace. It is one of the most basic hairstyles that has been brilliantly styled. The hair has been cut in a deeply angled U-cut with shorter hair on the back and long and straight layers on the front.
Short Blonde Hair
The blonde color of this hairstyle that Kristen Stewart is wearing simply is radiating and shining. A purely golden look that will help you shine bright. The hair has been maintained in a very short bob and falls perfectly around the cheeks while also framing that definite jawline. The hair has also been beautifully middle-parted to both sides. A perfect look if you’re going to brunch or a wedding. Best suited hairstyle for those who have thick hair with enough texture and volume as it may look like it’s sticking too much to the face if the hair is very thin.
Sleek Bob Haircut
The best way to style your straight hair into a bob is obviously going for a sleek haircut like this one. On the center, the hair has been styled by giving it a slick middle part to both sides. The bob has been maintained at a single length and along the length of the chin, thus helping to really accentuate the jawline. A very sophisticated haircut that makes you look quite attractive and confident enough in your own body and style.
Shag Pixie Cut
A very short hairstyle in a pixie cut that looks quite shaggy too. The hair has been maintained at a very short length and styled in a pixie cut manner with several short layers on the top front of the head. It is a cool look that is sure to level up your attitude and confidence. It’s quite simple, too, and doesn’t require much in terms of both maintenance as well as styling. Just the right hairstyle if you want to keep your hair very short. Best suited hairstyle for those who have thin or fine hair, and when done on thick hair, it might look too voluminous add reduce the shagginess of the look.
Short Wavy Bob
Well, this is the perfect wavy hairstyle that you should try on if you’re someone who has very short hair. The hair has been maintained at a short length just below the ears and around the cheeks, and the length is even shorter at the back. The hair has been subtly side-parted to a longer and shorter side. The hair on the shorter side remains just as it is, while the layers on the longer side simply look beautiful. They have been styled in the perfect waves hairstyle, and this is a great look that you can complement with a bold brow or lip.
Short Round Bob
An interesting take on the normal bob hairstyle. The hair has been maintained at a very short length and styled into a short and round bob on the forehead itself. The rest of the hair has then been tapered into a symmetrical undercut just under the bob itself. Quite a natural hairstyle, and it looks very versatile form the usual bob hairstyles too. You can also choose to add a few highlights or streaks to make the bob really stand out and opt for a dark undercut without going for much of a shade.
Short Pixie Cut
Just the glamorous and glittery look you need to rock at a wedding, be it your wedding if you’re the bridesmaid or even if you’re just someone who is attending the wedding. The hair has been maintained in a very short pixie cut, and what makes the look actually stand out is obviously the stunning hairpiece. To really shine on your big day, go for a golden and bright hairpiece like this one as it has just the right amount of bling that will keep you shining.
Short Bob in Layers
One of the most popular layered haircuts that are quite popular among not just short hairstyles but also on longer hairstyles. The layers are the best at adding texture, definition, and volume to your hair quite effortlessly. They look very relaxed and simply take your whole look to a new level. The hair here has been maintained in a short bob, and a cool highlighting technique is also observed. The rest of the hair has been cut in many layers of both short and long lengths. The layers on the front have then been styled similar to long side bangs.
Sleek Pink Bob
This style looks like it will top the hair trends this year ever since Hailey Bieber debuted her look. The hair has been maintained in a very short bob and has been parted to both sides very neatly on the middle itself. What truly stands put about this look, though, is the brilliant pink color that has been painted on it. Pink is not a popular choice since no one actually thinks of dying their hair in a lighter shade of pink like this. But Hailey simply slays in this look, and we’re sure that more of such styles will be seen in the coming days.
There are many different ways you can style your short hairstyle in, so do your own experiments if needed and find out what suits best for you. Wear it however you want, sweet, short or hot and spicy.