Asian short hairstyles: 6 street style stars that are about to become your hairstyle muses

Does your heart ache for cool, runway-worthy style? Then perhaps it's time you took note of these stunning short Asian hairstyles fresh from the Fashion Week streets!  

Right now, the biggest trend making waves on the beauty scene is short hair. Yep, it’s nothing wacky or ultra-edgy, only a cut that everyone who’s anyone is going for. But if your wondering whether it will work for your Asian hair type, you just need to take look at these Asian short hairstyles we’ve found from the Fashion Week streets and you’ll soon have a mane worthy of the runway!

Short Asian hairstyles: 6 street style stars to copy


asian short hairstyles: close up shot of woman with short side-part pixie cut wearing blue jumper
Who’s says side-parts are just for men, eh? Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

1. Side-part pixie cut

Think side-part haircuts are reserved only for men? Well, this street style star’s sleek, side-swept pixie cut will make you think again!

This bold look is a must-try for ladies who are looking for short Asian hairstyles that simply ooze with high-fashion vibes. And we’re sure you’ll agree: this fashionista rocks the look way better than any man, right?

short asian hairstyles: street style star with medium bob with a fringe hairstyle
Short hair + fringe = a match made in hair heaven! Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

2. Medium bob + fringe

When it comes to short Asian hairstyles, blunt bangs are a main stay — and leading the way is this edgy street styler, who is rocking the look like a total pro.

But that’s not all, as this trendsetter clearly knows the power of wearing a 2-in-1 style, she has paired her bangs with a sleek, medium-length bob for a high-impact, directional finish. Anyone else getting mane envy?

Editor’s tip: To keep your short fringe hairstyle sleek and shiny day-to-night, spritz a healthy dose of the VO5 Sublime Sleek Creation Hairspray on your strands and you’re good to glow!

street style shot of woman with asian short hair, wearing dress and posing
You’ll get an A+ for rocking this sleek cut. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

3. A-line cut bob

Now, if the look above is too severe for you, yet you still want a style that has a stylish edge to it, this street style maven’s A-line cut bob is destined for you.

The best thing about this gorgeous hairstyle? It is flattering for women of all ages and works well for ladies with thin or thick hair types (yes, we’re serious!). Honestly, it’s a win-win situation for everybody.

short asian hairstyles: woman with choppy shag hairstyle on the street
All about the rocker life? You will love this! Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

4. Choppy shag haircut

Sleek and slick not your vibe? Say no more, because this wet-look choppy shag is exactly what you need to accompany your Rock ‘n’ Roll style!

With layers cut in at varying lengths and an equally choppy fringe at the front, this ‘do is edgy, on-trend and oh-so stylish all rolled into one. The only question is: are you brave enough to work it?

Editor’s tip: Although this style looks like it would take forever to create, it couldn’t be simpler! Just take a few pumps of the VO5 Classic Styling Mega Hold Gel Spray into your hands and rub together. Then even distribute the product by running your hands through your hair, and separating your strands as needed.

close up shpt of woman with short pink asian hairstyle wearing a black beret and velvet jumper
Opting for a standout colour can give your short style the edgy style punch you crave. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

5. Chin-length waves

From sharp edges to soft waves. This season, there really are no limits to what you can do to your hair be it lengthy curls, sophisticated updos or colourful waves like this fashionista!

Working an on-trend peachy-pink hue, a chin-length bob, luscious textured waves and a leather beret, she has managed to pull of four looks in one! Now that’s what we call smart styling.

short asian hairstyles: street style shot of model with modern bowl haircut, wearing black leather jacket
The bowl haircut is here to stay. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

6. Modern bowl cut

We called it and came true: the bowl cut is back and better than ever! Cementing the retro cut’s style credentials, this street style star has given her take on the look by cutting in an arch through the front section of her hair.

Opening up her face like a dream, this contemporary variation on the once despised style has us rushing to the salon chair. We’ll be keeping an eye on this one!


If these super-stylish short Asian hairstyles have got you thinking about braving the chop , you need to spend some time on Short Hairstyles pages, which is bursting with even more exciting hair ideas to consider!

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