These leading ladies are all living proof that women over 50 can rock a wide range of chic hairstyles. Still, cutting it all off is so liberating, and your 50s are just the right time to try out a new, short, and contemporary product.
Whether you have wavy, coarse, curly, fine or straight hair, there is definitely a neckline for you. We spoke with Sanda Petrut, professional hairstylist at Maxine Salon in Chicago, and Savannah St. Jean, owner of Savannah Rae Beauty, to find out the best short haircuts and styles for women over 50.
“Short haircuts are easy to maintain and can be designed for any woman, regardless of her lifestyle, face shape, or hair texture and density,” says Petrut. “Chopping your hair can be liberating, and the right cut can complement the features you want to highlight.”