Short hairstyles have been sweeping Instagram lately. Sure people still rock their long princess locks but now people are rocking short bobs, sassy pixies, and lobs all over the place. A short hairstyle may seem daunting but once you take the chop you won’t regret a thing.
Take a look at 35 of these Instagram worthy short hairstyles and see if making a big cut is something in your future. You may feel like short hair limits you on style but there is a lot of style options that you can play with then it comes short hairstyle.
1. Dutch Braid
Even with a short style you can still do a cute Dutch braid. This braid will help pull hair out of your face but also give you a cool and cute style.
2. Blunt Rounded Bob
Bobs are always a good go to short hairstyle. They are overly short but they’re also not super long. Try out a very blunt rounded bob that will help accent your face.
3. Dark Lob
A lob looks absolutely stunning when pair with a dark chocolate hair color. Amp up your love a little more by adding a slight wave to it.
4. Curled Bob
A short and rounded curled bob is a gorgeous short hairstyle that is perfect to dive into if you’re thinking of doing a big chop.
5. Wispy Bangs
If you’re already rocking a short hairstyle but want a little change, try adding a wispy bang to your look. The wispy aspect of the bangs make them light and minimal, perfect for bangs.
Doing a color change to a short hairstyle is a great way to turn heads and feel fresh. If you really want to change your color, try out this beauty opal look.
7. Angled Bob
Bobs are great to have as a short hairstyle but if you’re feeling a little sassy and different, go for the angled bob look. This makes your hair in the back shorter but longer in the front.
8. Extreme Cut
Pixies are beautiful and perfect for people who really love short hair. Take your pixie to the next level by adding in some razor precise lines and maybe keep it longer on the top.
9. Elevated Bob
Getting an elevated bob means you have a ton of layers to give your hair the lift and pop when you style it. Try one for yourself and enjoy all the volume.
Even with a shorter hairstyle you can still do beautiful styles for weddings, prom, or any event. This rose bun with braids is a beautiful style you can rock with a lob or a bob.
11. Fire Ombre
Ombres are a great way to draw attention to your hair but also have fun with your color. This fire ombre that melts from a deep orange or a lighter tangerine orange is perfect for anyone who wants an almost natural color but not what everyone else is rocking.
12. Curled Pixie
Pixies are super universal when it comes to cutting and styling. For your pixie try shorter on the sides with a longer top that you can curl. The curls will give you volume and lift, plus it will look stunning.
13. Layered Pixie
A layered pixie is great for anyone who doesn’t want to do too much work with their hair. All you need to do is run your hands through it and you’re done.
14. Tousled Lob
A lob is perfect when you add a lot of layers to it and give it a tousled look. By adding some curls, styling cream, and volume you will instantly have a beautiful style.
Usually undercuts are around the the nape of your neck but take your hair to the extreme. Shave park of your hair and do a cool hair tattoo, styling the rest of your hair in a blunt bob.
16. Boyish Pixie
A boyish pixie allows you to have a little longer of a pixie that has some fun layers and a lot of room to play.
17. Floating Bob
This floating bob is out of this world. Go for an asymmetrical cut that is shorter underneath and longer in the front. Shave the underside of your head to give the floating feel to your hair.
18. Pop of Light
Adding highlights through your lob is the perfect way to lighten your hair without over doing it.
19. Loose Waves
Short hair is perfect for styling loose waves. You can make your waves a little more elegant with accessories or just leave them as is for a minimal style.
20. Shaggy Bob
A shaggy bob is made with a lot of layers and some amazing styling cream. Give your hair a little product and mush it around for a messy style.
21. Long Pixie
If you love the look of a pixie but not ready for a massive chop, go for a slightly longer version with bangs. You can get the feel of a pixie without losing all your hair.
22. Twisted Style
This gorgeous twisted style is perfect for anyone with short hair and looks perfect. You can dress it up with some accessories for a wedding or prom, or wear it as it for a natural day look.
23. Wavy Pixie
If you keep your pixie longer on the top you can rock a stunning wavy look. Curl your hair, add some sting products and run your fingers through it for the perfect look.
24. Naturally Curled Bob
If your hair is naturally curly then cutting it into a bob is a great decision. Your hair will be fuller with more volume and a bob will accent the beautiful texture of your hair.
25. Spike Pixie
With a longer pixie you have a lot of options for style. Try out this textured spiked look for a sassy and fun pixie style.
26. Two Toned Pixie
Give your pixie a little life by adding some color to the top. Go with a light color like blonde or platinum for a vibrant shade.
27. Rounded Short Bob
If you’re worried that your bob will be flat and lifeless, don’t be. Instead get a rounded bob that will have a lot of lift and volume, making your hair look beautiful.
28. Sleek Bob
A sleek bob looks gorgeous and well styled. If you love precision and a flat iron then a sleek bob is for you. Turn it up a notch by adding a fun color to it.
29. Shaved Mohawk
Really turn heads with this stunning shaved mohawk. It will cost you a lot of hair but you will feel free and look amazing with your new style.
30. Pinned Bob
If you already love your bob but want a style, try this pinned back look. Curl your hair and use some new clips to keep it back. It will give you a retro vibe and look stunning.
Bows and headbands are perfect for styling your shorter hair and making a statement.
32. Half Up
A half up hairstyle is perfect for anyone with shorter hair. Its easy to style but looks amazing.
33. Curly Twist
Keep your hair out of your face but make a cute style out of it with this adorable curl twist.
34. Space Buns
Space buns were made for people with short hair. Try them out for yourself and you’ll find you love them.
35. Auburn Lob
Enhance your lob even more with a stunning auburn color. This color screams fall is is perfect for just about anyone.
As you can see, you can do a lot with short hair and have fun while you’re doing it.