Pixie, bob or undercut: Short hairstyles are in fashion. We show great cuts to inspire your next hairdresser visit.
Short hairstyles – great ideas for every type
Short hairstyles are not only practical, they also look great and are modern. Whether short page cut, garcon, pixie, undercut, fluffy great with graduated top hair, mushroom head or strictly geometric pony party – our hairstyles prove how sophisticated they can work. Because with the right face comes to its best advantage. A pixie cut emphasizes fine facial features, while an asymmetrically cut look emphasizes strong facial contours. It is important to pay attention to the face shape when choosing short haircuts.
Are you unsure if short hair fits you?
It is always important to clarify the type question. Self-assessment is needed here. Am I more of a rocking guy, do I like it a little quieter, am I impatient or trend-oriented? After that, often the choice of hairstyle, because it simply has to fit the personality. The bob hairstyle in ear length with bangs fits perfectly with an extroverted personality, the classic short bob tends to be more classic types. And the haircut has to fit somehow to the job. The undercut is perhaps not for the classically serious career, the Voila needs a creative environment. For those who love the undercut: the new hairstyle trend is the glitter undercut . The mushroom head , also lovingly Trainspotting called, is a great solution for those who want it during the day serious and evening rocking. Especially with the stars very popular: the Garcon. With longer top hair and shorter sides, he is also an elegant short hairstyle for fine hair, which can be styled well. We also have ideas for short hair with pony – because they are so wonderfully diverse! Great examples of before and after hairstyles , we show you in our Brigitte refashioning.
Short haircuts that make you happy
Life changes are often THE opportunity for a new beauty look – and the loss of a few centimeters in length. New cut, new life – time to visit the hairdresser! Relief on the head often brings a new freshness in everyday life. The pixie against love sickness, the stepped coat hair when restarting the job – it sounds banal, but a short haircut has a greater psychological function than we assume! Naturally, short hair is also easy to care for – a huge plus for hair lengths between one and ten centimeters.
By the way: Especially nice are short hairstyles for thin hair. Because Bobolink and Co. can cheat a lot of volume, which would have been missing in a long hairstyle.
Haircuts like the Pixie require courage because they change the type
Admittedly, it takes some courage to part with a long hair mane, but it’s worth it. Not for nothing is the most watched episode in each “Next Topmodel” season the Umstylings. It proves every year how emotional hair is! And we also regularly show you great guy changes in our before-and-after stories.
Hair colors for short hair
Short-cut hair is especially modern if you give them strong hair colors, for example, with color accents in red or brown tones, but also a platinum blonde is pretty cool. Highlights are a sensitive issue, because the lack of case hair does not affect color plays in the hair so well. It threatens strip alarm. The hairdresser can still set some accents, by applying Pantechnicon that look very natural, such as balayage .
One color was totally in 2017 this year: rose gold . Anyone who wears his strubbel cut in this delicate copper blond one or ash blond is one of the trendsetters. 2018 Metallic Hair (tones with metallic pigments especially in silver, bronze and rose), dark reds (intense copper is back!) Pastel colors come in spring, but also exciting new mixtures such as dark blond with red line .
By the way, you should not worry about what happens when you are tired of short hair. There are really great transition hairstyles for that . But you often have to invest a little time: Especially with a transitional length you should blow dry the hair with a round brush and give it a real styling. Thus, the often hated intermediate length can be bridged easily.
How do I style short hair?
Very important for short hairstyles is the styling. Sometimes fashionable short hairstyles actually do more work than hairstyles for long hair . Because they look well styled just better. Styling products and tools of any kind are used.
Great for short, fine hair, which need more structure, for example, salt or sugar sprays, because they give the hair more stability. Stubborn, thick hair can be fine with hair wax or gel in shape.
If you have oily hair , you should only put the products in the tips of the hair and not on the neck. If the hair is to be styled from the face, of course, the classic hairspray is recommended for better durability. Who does not want to wash his hair every day, but still needs volume: dry shampoo acts on the hairline against re-greasing, can (carefully dosed) but also make the covering hair something handy. Hair powder also achieves the effect.
Thick hair likes to stand on all sides in the morning. There is the taming in the foreground. Depending on your hairstyle, you can moisten your hair and style it a little bit (with straighteners or a large round brush and hair dryer), with hair wax in the tips and a little styling spray to keep the amount of hair under control during the day.
Straightener, hair dryer or curling iron?
Also on styling tools can all be used: straighteners and Co. bring volume to the head and form the Great perfect. Ideal for short hair are small diameter curling irons, tapered rods or models with hairdressing pliers. Do not forget the heat protection spray, otherwise the hot iron will attack your hair too much. The straightener can perfectly shape the top coat, the pony is crucial for the look on many short haircuts.
And who thought, braided hairstyles would just be something for long hair, who finds the most beautiful up dos for short hair here . We also tell you how fast hairstyles succeed in the morning with short hair.
Short hair and curls – does it fit together?
Not only smooth hair can be short, even curly look great with the right short haircut. Stepped hairstyles bring the curls really in shape. Always take into account when cutting: By curling the curls, the hair naturally shorter, especially if they are cut wet. Even the most experienced hairdressers sometimes miscalculate. You know the intensity of your curls best, just before the hair cut again point out … We have great ideas for hairstyles with curls collected in our large photo gallery.
These stars love short hair
And the stars also dare to do it again and again: Charlie Theron, Anne Hathaway, Robin Wright and even Scarlet Johnson have already shown courage to scissors – and look damn good. Also on the red carpet! From long to short always brings an extreme type change with you – especially if you vary the styling. For example, we show them in our photo gallery celebrities with short hairstyles . The celebrities know: If the mane falls, just look everyone down. Also, directors, because they often occupy the new short-haired with completely different role types.
Haircuts and hair colors are trendy
Our trend hairstyles 2017/2018 also show: Pixie, Bob and Co. are among the absolute trends. The hairstyle trends are so changeable that we always have new ideas on how to style them. In our gallery above you will find the most beautiful inspirations for fashionable hairstyles.
Of course, short hair cuts need a good dose of hair care . Here we show you five rich self-made hair treatments that go very fast.