If you’ve been toying with the idea of jumping on the short hair bandwagon, now is a great time to do just that. No hair sticking to the back of our neck and shoulders during the lingering heat? We’ll take it. But if you’ve been putting off trying out the bob/lob/pixie cut out of fear of how to style your hair once it’s cropped, or you’re worried that shorter locks inevitably require more time and effort, rest assured that that doesn’t have to be the case.
We’ve scoured the internet and compiled a list of 16 celebrities who demonstrate all the many, many ways to pull off short hair. From pixie cuts to long bobs, curly to pin-straight, there really are so many options when it comes to hairstyles for short hair that there’s no need to fear the chop.
Browse the photos below for some of the best short hair inspo, courtesy of our favorite celebs.
Curly gals, don’t be afraid to go shorter.
Love the sleek middle part.
If you have straight, low-maintenance hair, this is the cut for you.
4 Gabrielle Union
The deep side part makes this cut.
We love this androgynous ‘do on Halsey.
If you love the wet hair look, you definitely don’t have to give it up when you go short.
We love this length (and retro style!) on Chrissy.
9 Solange Knowles
Solange’s bleached blonde ‘do proves that she can pull off any look.
Old Hollywood waves work on short styles, too.
11 Duckie Thot
So sleek and modern.
12 Zoe Kravitz
A perfect pixie.
Grown-out roots and carefree waves are two things we can seriously get behind.
14 Lucy Hale
We can’t get enough of Lucy Hale’s chic, neat bob.
15 Kristen Stewart
KStew is the queen of short hair glam.
Whether it’s a pixie cut or a bob, Katy always brings us #hairgoals.