Ever wondered why a lot of older Hollywood celebs wear their hair short? Maybe they lead such busy lives that a low-maintenance cut is all they have time for. Maybe they find short more comfortable after years of experimenting with long styles. Or maybe they just look so darn good wearing their crops and pixies! Whatever the reason, it’s a fact that we can find a lot of inspiration from these older women when it comes to hairstyles. After all, they’ve been slaying longer than their younger (but not necessarily chicer) counterparts. Want to up your hair game? We’ve also included a handful of top tips from hair experts that you can steal the next time you style your ‘do.
One trick, for example, is to skip conditioner on the roots to avoid oily locks. “Conditioner only needs to go on the mid-lengths and ends of your hair. Try not to put the conditioner on the roots as it will cause your scalp to get greasy faster. It’s also a good idea to think ahead and anticipate situations where your hair might dry out,” hairdresser Kerrie Urban told Stylist. From loyalists who have stuck to one signature style for years to chameleons who have tried countless looks, we’ve rounded up some of Hollywood’s most gorgeous short-haired celebs. Keep scrolling to get inspired.