Coco Chanel once said, “A woman who cuts her hair is about to change her life.” While that might be a tad embellished—Southern women do love a little hyperbolic flair—our hair has the power to make a statement, set the tone, or give a pop of confidence on any day. With trendy pixies, crops, and bobs aplenty are absolutely teeming with gorgeous short hair inspiration already. Southern women know when it’s time to make the chop, whether because the temperature is creeping up or our hair is weighing down; and we’re seeing some short cuts that make us want to jump on board faster than greased lightning. From tousled and textured to sleek and smooth, these short hairstyles cover every length, texture, and personal preference you could have in mind. These hairstyles might be short on length, but they’re certainly not short on style. To help you find the perfect inspiration to bring for your next salon visit, here is the best short hair:
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This haircut is coming back in a big way, thanks to its surprising versatility in styling (no short layers to fall out!) and simplicity in nature. This layer-free style works well on those with thin hair!
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The rounded bob is taking over right now because the soft edges that curl inward so effortlessly make the hairstyle look sophisticated, yet not too stuffy. You can keep it a little tousled (like above) or go super sleek.
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We can’t get over the sculpted looks we’re seeing gain popularity, from slicked-back bobs to sleek crops like this! This style can use products for smoothness and shine (as seen above) or merely be combed over to the side, tucked behind the ear, and sprayed a tad with your trusty hairspray.
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This length went out of style for a while with longer bobs becoming more en vogue, but now it’s back with a vengeance. Ladies are loving to change up their hair this year (without doing anything too crazy), and a chin-grazingly short bob is a great example!
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