Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50



Getting older doesn’t mean that your look has to get shabby. Here are the hottest, age-appropriate short hair looks for women over 50.

1. Spiky gray pixie

This is an edgy look that doesn’t require dying. Voluminous on the top and chicly short at the back, this look works great for women with bold glasses frames.

Spiky gray pixie | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

2. Blond and copper-brown stacked bob

This bob is short and dense with total Anna Wintour vibes. Highlight your way into your sixties with this elegant color palette. It opens up the collarbones while framing the cheekbones for a feminine and stylish look.

Blond and copper-brown stacked bob | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

3. Pixie with side swept bangs

This haircut is sensual yet breezy, adding sweet, wispy bangs to the front of the face. The bangs look wonderful asymmetrical. A classy and timeless haircut for women 50+.

Pixie with side swept bangs | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

4. Black choppy pixie with red bangs

It’s a little rock n’ roll but still classy and mature. Why go full bright when you can add some peek-a-boo highlights on the bangs to experiments without fully going for it?

Black choppy pixie with red bangs | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

5. Layered bob

Try a medium length, feathered bob which works wonders for curvier women who those with a round face. It has volume and texture but is still low maintenance.

Layered bob | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

6. Rounded bob/lob with stacked nape

A lob is simply a longer version of a bob but with the same style. It’s a completely sophisticated look that is best maximized when blow-drying with a round brush. It has a clean finish and adds volume to the crown of the head.

Rounded bob/lob with stacked nape | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

7. Short feathered pastel hairstyle

Nothing pairs better with a short and feathered look than a bit of a magical color. A white or grey backdrop is the best way to do it. You can always opt for one pastel instead of a unicorn theme, but we love a fun and fashionable older gal that isn’t afraid to rock a little unusual color.

Short feathered pastel hairstyle | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

8. Blond balayage bob with angled layers

This is a youthful look that shines when a professional hairdresser does their magic. It is defined with a sure edge, but equally refreshing and cute.

Blond balayage bob with angled layers | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

9. Super modern layered bob

This look works best for thick hair and it the contemporary “it” look for older gals right now. It is versatile, and let’s be honest, layering looks fabulous on almost any type of hair.

Super modern layered bob | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty

10. Short undercut pixie

This haircut is slimming, elongates the neck, and works for curls and straight hair alike.

Short undercut pixie | Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50 | Her Beauty