Say goodbye to long hairstyles if you've already come to your 50s or 60s, because it can easily drag your face down, making you look lifeless. Instead, try short hairdos which will give off a more vibrant and youthful vibe. Here are 50 chic short haircuts to inspire your next hair change.
1. Ear-Length Sassy And Stacked Haircut
It's a smart way to make your hair look more voluminous with textured layers. Ear-length stacked haircuts are stylish for older women, which will flatter your face shape and give off a more fab vibe.
2. Inverted Bob With Swoopy Layers
A bob haircut with swoopy layers will help you stand out in all occasions. It suits women over 50 with roundish faces best. Also, it's effortless to maintain!
3. Layered Bob With Bangs
A layered bob is a wonderful choice for women over 60. The tiered hairline and fringes do wonders in gently framing your face. And it also looks natural in the back.
4. Blond Short Straight Crop
Consider a lighter hue such as blond to shed years off your look. If you prefer a bold, energetic and fun haircut, don't miss this short straight crop.
5. Sleek Stacked Bob
The sleek stacked bob is a classy and elegant option to show off your lustrous hair. Hair of this style is appealing if paired with a light tint.
6. Highlighted Ash Blonde Stacked Bob
Color is another factor to help you make sure you’re never out of date. A highlighted ash blonde is on the trend. When it matches up with a stacked bob, making the hairstyle beautiful from root to tip and also it works for any age group.
7. Silver Pixie Cut with Asymmetrical Bangs
Silver color looks very natural, and when it matches up with the asymmetrical bangs and the feathered layers that create a subtle lift around the crown, it makes up a trendy and dynamic hairstyle which is a desirable choice for soft and sparse hair.
8. Shoulder Length Straight Bob
If you want your hair to be longer, you can choose this shoulder length straight bob because it can warm up the complexion and dig up all the potential of your internal elegance.
9. Ash Blonde Short Layered Hairstyle
The fluffy hairdo often takes excellent effects in making you younger. For example, this one can show off your internal elegance by creating a volume at the roots that will give the appearance of a thicker mane. Besides, the flicked out layers and bangs, all of this helps you pump up your strands.
10. Layered Gold Bob
Layered ear-length gold bob with a volume at the roots is another choice for women over 60 as it looks nice.
11. Blond Crop with Volume
Layers are essential to the hairstyles, and you can style them differently. Like this: the soft volume on the top elevates the hairstyle, looking perfectly stylish from various angles.
12. Smoky Curly Strands of Hairs
This hairdo looks unique with the curly strands of hairs falling full length and adds sharpness to faces that may get softer with age. Layers and waves combining with the color also make the hairstyle trendy.
13. Natural Short Cut and Highlight
This beautiful natural highlights and awesome cut require little day to day maintenance. Blonde and short textured haircuts also make you feel refreshed.
14. Straight Stacked Swing
When you find a hairstyle, you shouldn’t forget the importance of the color. For example, this one: Does the straight stacked swing with a chocolatey plum color give you a surprise?
15. Silver Side Swoop
Women over sixty can also follow the trend. A side-swept stacked bob is seriously on trend. Grey colors look beautiful, and you don’t have to make frequent touch-ups.
16. Layered Short Curls
If your hair is hardy and dry to handle, you can try this hairdo. Creating a volume with layered short curls ahead of the top of the head to match up with flicked out layers, it shows that style always comes first.
17. Short Side Swept Gold Crop
This hairdo is a timeless pick, and it will frame the face. If you have naturally straight or thin hair, this cut helps you work with it.
18. Curly Crop Hair with Volume
It’s a better way to make your hair look tidy by creating a curly crop hairdo with volume as it collects the hair together, and when it matches up with a golden color, you can't help but feel younger.
19. Stacked Bob with Ash Layers
When it comes to the hairstyles, it’s not just about what you have going on in the front; you also need to consider the back of your hairdo. This stacked bob with ash layers looks perfect from the back.
20. One-Length Straight Bob
This is one of the most low maintenance hairstyles. You can just comb it every day, and it will maintain its structured shape and look polished.
21. Sassy Mahogany Bob
Those dynamic layers are brushed back to create a feathered style, making this layered bob different from others. And pair it with a mahogany color to finish the whole look.
22. Cropped Blonde Bob
This gorgeous and enticing blonde lob is a great complement to ladies with round faces, making it one of the best hairstyles for women over 60. The whole style can be structured and lifted up by its asymmetry. Don't forget to keep the bangs long.
23. Curly Balayage Bob
Don't worry about having gray hair because it is easy to blend gray hair with other edgy hair colors. Create a balayage to melt the gray locks with brown and blonde. The curly ends can increase movement.
24. Refreshing Blonde Pixie
If you have thick hair, the pixie cut is one of the best haircuts for women over 60. Create cropped layers to avoid being uncontrollable. This is a haircut that needs little maintenance.
25. Chic Wavy Lob
Want to be as chic as younger ladies? Try this trending lob! With randomly placed curls, the overall style is enhanced. Besides, the side-swept bang creates a polished feeling. Add a brunette balayage to take years off your face.
26. Sultry And Sassy
This enticing haircut is the right one for women who are born to be sexy. It proves that hairstyles for women over 50 don't have to be boring. With the medium-length and cropped layers, add a red base color with blonde highlights to freshen up your look.
27. Shaggy Long Pixie
If you don't like sleek and polished haircuts, embrace this shaggy style. The bedhead is always timeless. The dimensional layers add more movement to the style. And it is best for women with long-shape faces.
28. Lob With Balayage Layers
Hairstyles for women over 60 can be lively and playful! Try popular blonde highlights and sassy layers. Plus, make the layers look feathered to freshen up the look.
29. Reverse-Ombre Pixie
Being different from a traditional ombre, this reverse-ombre fades from light to dark. If you don't love to go gray all over, try this unique color which will bring you a youthful air.
30. Fancy Layers
It is important for medium-length hair to add enough flow and movement. Cut your layers in three different lengths to create a fancy wave-like effect.
31. Soft Balayage Bob
If you're over 60, it doesn't mean to sacrifice hair length and color. You can also try vivacious and spunky hairstyles. This soft blonde bob is a good example. Blonde balayage pairs perfect with sleek bob, creating a modern vibe.
32. Collarbone-Length Curly Bob
If you desire a short haircut but not as short as a pixie, choose this collarbone-length cut will be wise. Create feathered layers and comb your hair with your fingers to make it dimensional.
33. Tapered Blonde Pixie
This pixie cut is one of the most popular hairstyles among women over 60. Cut the hair at the nape of neck clean and leave the longer hair in the front and at the top, resulting in a sleek style.
34. Layered Pixie With Long Bangs
Love the long face-framing layers? This is the style! Remember to keep the bangs long enough so that you can comb them with your fingers or tuck them behind your ears. Cut short layers in the back section to elevate the style.
35. One-length Bob
Sleek bob can also be popular and modern, as long as you try a fashion-forward hair color. For women who have thick and straight hair, this blonde bob is a perfect choice. Cut the ends to one length to finish off the whole look.
36. Medium-Length Waves
Although short hair has a fresh feeling, long locks can be sexier for women over 60. If you love bangs and natural style, choose this enticing cut. The layers and waves make the style more dimensional and can increase the volume visually.
37. Graduated Bob
Simple haircuts don't mean boring. The stacked layers of this graduated bob make the style look voluminous and full. The pearl hair color looks fashion-forward and can freshen the whole style up.
38. Feathery Layered Bob
Before you go to the salon, you must be thinking over which bob to choose. You can think about it from another way, and pay attention to the effects of layers. As for the haircut in the picture, the chopped bangs, as well as the tousled and feathered layers, can capture people's hearts.
39. Muted Layered Bob
Bob is a common choice for women over 60. This bob is versatile and soft. With the feathered layers, the whole style looks silky and posh. Add a purple hint to the ends to finish off. It works better on straight and moderately thick hair.
40. Timeless Pixie Cut
The simple pixie cut is a widely welcomed choice for older women. The golden color and sharp texture bring a youthful air to your style.
41. Going Gray
Don't hate your gray hair because they are popular now. Even chic young girls want to have a gray hairstyle. The asymmetrical style and long bangs frame the face perfectly.
42. Cute Dark Curls
This tousled bob looks cute and elegant. Go for it, and it will be an excellent choice for women with thicker or naturally curly hair. You can style it according to the direction of your curls and it costs little maintenance.
43. Reddish Pixie Cut
This timeless pixie cut looks simple and dynamic. With the reddish color, your style immediately stands out. It needs almost no maintenance.
44. Curly Bob With Caramel Highlights
If you want to have some change in your life, you can opt for a longer bob cut with stacked layers. If you need a color makeover, try mixing chocolate brown with lighter caramel highlights.
45. Stacked Bob
This attractive black bob can not only increase the volume visually but also blend your shorter lengths with long bangs naturally. The magic layers provide enough movement to this timeless cut.
46. Ginger Strawberry Bob
Ask your stylist to find a shade that matches your skin tone and eye color. If you are blue or green-eyed, this bright strawberry color should be your first option. The fringes are deeply parted and swooped to one side, creating a strong diagonal line that helps lengthen a round face.
47. Cherry Red
Women over 60 can also try eye-popping hair colors. If you have a natural rich overall coloring in your skin or eyes, just go for this cherry red bob.
48. Textured Pixie
This daring but practical pixie can can demonstrate your confidence as an edgy lady. The textured pixie accommodates all face shapes and works well with any color.
49. Orange Crush
This long bob with different shades of orange will give your image plenty of mystery. The bright orange shades on top will make you stand out from the crowd.
50. Fiery Red
Who said a bold and bright hair color is for younger ladies? Those who are in their 60s can also enjoy the color trends such as this vibrant burgundy hue. Layer it in a lovely cascade and this youthful glow will certainly turn heads.