If you are in your over 40’s age group, remember that a short, trendy hairstyle tailor-made on your face can cost you years! Really! Maybe we can not avoid getting some wrinkles and lines, but we can present ourselves as modern, fashion-conscious women! These modern looks are the best short hairstyles for women of all ages, but look especially attractive on trendy women over 40!
Trendy two tone – best short hairstyles for women who look cool
The two-tone, black and white color designs are always in the latest short hairstyles , showing how much we love this contrast. This cut creates a “hip” urban chic image with strong lines in the black area and a feathery atmosphere above. The shape of the head is shown by short, close layers in the nape under the longer, blond section of the crown. The forward styling creates movement and texture and ends in a casual, sideways fringe. The overall look created here is a stylish woman with effortless boho elegance!
Fashionable black tips for brunettes – best short hairstyles for women with thick hair
This well-groomed short hairstyle is also full of trendy features that set it apart from the rest! Adding black ombré to brunette hair is a new hair color idea That’s not a mainstream look yet. But we love the way it has been added to this swept shortcut to make it fresh and different. There is an attractive texture accented on top of the black ombré . And another edgy detail in the extra long side, which finishes the gently curving pony with a contrasting pointed tip.
White Blonde Tank-cut & Shaved detail – best short hairstyles for women over 40
You may not be as young as the model for this easy-care, short haircut, but age is not an obstacle to wearing the latest short hairstyles! The short-back-and-side haircut with “undercut” sides switched from punk to mainstream some time ago. And white hair with dark roots is a fashionable, new, color idea for all women – over 40, under 30 or any age. The barriers are breaking down and we no longer have to choose a style that society considers appropriate for a given age. So this updated pelvic cut, with textured lace softening the line of deep, straight over bangs could be good, flattering, new look!
Roaring Red – Best Short Hairstyles for Women with Glamor
If you have always been a vivacious person with a striking fashion style, do not think that you must follow the trend for gray, white and green ash blond short haircuts ! Medium skin tones with a warm undertone need warmer colors to look good anyway. The trend this season for intense reds is perfect for making short haircuts glamorous right away, whether you’re over 40, over 60 or over 80! This fabulous cut is easy to maintain thanks to the short back and sides. But you can go to town with the long, red and nicey bangs in a face-framing wave, or flirty peek-a-boo pony drapes seductively over an eye!
Edgy etching on ultra-mod short asymmetrical hairstyles
Adding an etched line in a short, buzzing section is absolutely the latest trend in detail to add modern haircuts for women over 40 ! And the hairstyle for medium to thick hair is a high-fashion statement that’s just waiting for you to try it. It’s a very asymmetrical style with a deep side part in silver and beige blonde, plus a hint of lavender toner. The long side has the profile of a short bob haircut with a straight, ragged texture. And in contrast, there is a fabulous back and a side with a carefully etched, curved line that creates movement from temple to neck!
Snazzy boy-cut with quiff on gray-white hair
This stylish short hairstyle is an excellent way to dry out the color and present your natural gray hair in a chic, new look! The buzzing back creates a super, boy-cut detail beneath a pretty, ‘chrysanthemum’ shape on the crown. And the top was cut into “sliced layers” to create thick, defined sections with a sharp finish. Gray roots with white balayage provide a 3-D density for thicker hair. You can quickly make your hair into a quiff or a chunky, defined pony. It’s a fabulous cut with strong lines and a carefree attitude, so if you like it – go for it!
Smooth texture on silver gray elegance
Thick or medium- thick hair with natural volume, this versatile, short haircut in fashionable silver gray looks fantastic! The back is short and cut straight at the nape, matching the clean lines of the side points where you can wear eye-catching earrings. With longer layers on the top and around the crown, it’s easy to create shapely volumes and a modern profile from a neat side vertex. This sleek, short hairstyle could be just what you need to show off natural gray or silver-white hair in a modern look! It can be varied to fit any face shape by changing the long bangs lengthen or shorten the face.
Medium blond with cheeky pointed tips
The fact that short haircuts for women over 40, 50, 60, etc. are often photographed on pretty, young women tends to discourage mature women from choosing them. And that’s not right at all! So, just because this edgy cut is shown on a young model, do not think for a moment that it’s not age appropriate for you. The soft mid-blonde color is flattering and mature women look fabulous in edgy, trendy spiky tips and short, buzzing sides. The problem is, we do not see enough pictures of older women with trendy, short haircuts in the media! So thinking it – a short cut in natural gray or white or in any color you fancy – you can look fashionable and beautiful!
Soft & Feathery Short Pony on short hairstyle for fine hair
This classic pixie cut retains the simple lines of the original styles that became famous in the 1960s. It’s easy to style and easy to maintain. Add a vivid color or a fashionable balayage to add 3-D depth to fine to medium hair types. And show off your style with fashionable earrings at the cute, short dots on the sides. The lateral separation breaks the line of a straight fringe and adds a touch of stylish asymmetry. But it’s the beautiful, feathery texture of the pony that softens the face nicely under the trendy, over-swept top!
Perky peek-a-boo pony and ruffled curls on top
Here’s a super-modern look that works well with dark, curly hair. Although this model has an oval face, this asymmetrical style is suitable for various shapes. Tousled curls on the top give height, which is always good for a round face and the flat sides will also help to balance a whole face and make it appear longer and slimmer. The pretty, wavy pony flows over one eye in a flirtatious, feminine style and accentuates both your eyes and your youthful spirit!