10 Stunning Hairstyles for Short Hair

Leah Faye Cooper
10 Stunning Hairstyles for Short Hair
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Short hair is bold, stylish and way more versatile than you may think. Halle Berry has proven such for years, often rocking a gorgeous pixie cut, and more recently we’ve seen celebrities like Kate Mara and Samira Wiley stealing the spotlight in their short ‘dos. Whether you’re considering a cut or simply need style inspiration, there are tons of gorgeous hairstyles for short hair. Here are a few of our favorites.

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Kate Mara's deep side part and and textured waves create a bold and modern look.

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Samira Wiley's signature short 'do shows off her gorgeous natural hair texture, with the slightly-tapered cut adding just a touch of edge.

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Short hair is oh so pretty when loosely swept back from the face, as proven by Carey Mulligan.

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Looking to make a statement? Creating a visible part and slicking your hair down with a styling gel does the trick, a la Emma Watson.

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Recreate Halle Berry's short style by using a pomade to lift and define sections of your hair.

Charlize Theron's tousled waves are divine, and achievable with the use of a salt spray or curling iron, depending on how naturally wavy your locks are.

Nia Long makes a compelling case for bangs with this fun style.

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Ginnifer Goodwin's cut is sleek, structured and altogether stunning.

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Curly hair looks like a dream when cut short on the sides and kept a bit longer on top, as worn by Lupita Nyong'o.  

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A short bob is always in style, and looks ultra-romantic when worn straight and swept to the side like this Michelle Williams style.

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