40 Short Hairstyles for Older Women That Will Forever Be In Style

Emily Gold 10-20-2016 AM ET / 0 Shares

Just because you’re gracefully transiting into your later years, doesn’t mean your hair has to suffer. In fact, as you gain “life experience,” a whole new world of hairstyles opens up to you. Sometimes all you want is an age appropriate hairdo. But why settle for appropriate when you can have amazing? Below you’ll find 40 hairstyles that are perfect for older women.

Blunt bob.

Blunt bob by Bree


Sweeping bangs.

Sweeping bangs by Shep Wolsey

(Shep Wolsey)

Face framing waves.

Face framing waves by Johnny Ramirez

(Johnny Ramirez)

Side-swept bangs.

Side-swept bangs by Scissor and Comb Salon

(Scissor and Comb Salon)

Inverted bob.

Inverted bob by Kat Gilbert

(Kat Gilbert)

Shaggy layers with blunt bangs.

Shaggy layers with blunt bangs by Bree


Violet A-line bob.

Violet A-line bob by Leah Fitts

(Leah Fitts)

Shaggy chic.

Shaggy chic by Max Pereira

(Max Pereira)

Side-swept look.

Side-swept look by Hair Do Salon

(Hair Do Salon)

Short pixie.

Short pixie by Emily Anderson

(Emily Anderson)