Short celebrity hairstyles: Our all time favourite A-list looks

Celebrity short hair inspiration coming up...  

With there being a million and one ways to rock a crop, we’ve always loved how chic and effortless a short hairstyle looks on a woman! And ever since #shorthairdontcare started trending, we’ve seen celeb after celeb opting to chop off their long locks and embrace an array of short hair looks. And we have to say, they’re doing an exemplary job!

kylie jenner on the red carpet with her dark brown hair styled into a smooth shoulder length bob wearing a white dress
Kylie Jenner is always rocking a chic short mane. Credit: Getty Images

Kylie Jenner

Our favourite hairstyle chameleon is never far from a hot hair trend – and if you’re anything like us, you’ll find it difficult to keep up with what look she’s rocking right now.

But any of you hardcore Kylie Jenner fans out there will know she has ever shied away from bold colours and dramatic cuts – you name it, she’s probably tried it.

Editor’s tip:  If you want to get tresses as glossy as Kylie’s, make sure to prep your strands with the TONI&GUY Primer Smoothing Spray, as this will help protect your hair from heat, while moisturised from the inside and creating added shine.

cate blanchett on the red carpet wearing a light blue ruffled dress with her blonde hair styled into a loose wave crop with a fringe
Cate Blachett is a glam goddess at every red carpet event. Credit: Getty Images

Cate Blanchett

When actress Cate Blanchett stepped out onto the red carpet at the 2016 Oscars, she was sporting a brand new, just-below-the-ear cut, styling the ends loosely curled, for an elegant, vintage-feel.

The short cut frames her face perfectly and enhances her stunning features, while a soft wave set into the side swept fringe helps to soften the overall appearance!

hilary duff with pink hair styled into a long bob and waves wearing a lace dress
Hilary Duff’s pink mane is our hair goal! Credit: Getty Images

Hilary Duff

Ever since she graced our screens as our childhood BFF, Lizzie McGuire, Hilary Duff has worked her long blonde locks in so many amazing ways.

Which made it all the more surprising when she waved goodbye to her luscious, long locks and took the plunge, opting went for a chin-length bob!

Stacy Martin on the red carpet with her brunette hair cut into a bob and fringe
Want celebrity short hair inspo? Look no further than Stacy Martin and he wavy bob. Credit: Getty Images

Stacy Martin

Actress and Mui Mui model Stacy Martin embraced the #shorthairdontcare trend in a big way this season, cutting around a foot off her signature long, brown locks!

The rising star has gone for a high-impact change and is now working an ultra-volumised wavy bob, with long parted bangs.

Editor’s tip:  Want tousled tresses as enviable as these? Then reach for the VO5 Texturising Sea Salt Spray.

This neat little spray creates full-on texture and natural, messy waves, all while providing a light hold. Simply spritz on dry hair, twist your strands and blowdry into waves!

salma hayek on the red carpet with her brunette hair worn in a long bob with a slight wave
Salma Hayak gives us major hair envy on the red carpet. Credit: Getty Images

Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek is one of the hottest actresses around, consistently featuring on the lists of the most fashionable and style-conscious celebrities of all.

So, it should come as no surprise that she has made the cut for our exclusive list of best ‘short hair, don’t’ care celebs, too.

chrissy teigen on the red carpet with her hair in a brown to blonde balayage colour styled into loose waves
Chrissy Teigen rocking a balayage bob. Credit: Getty Images

Chrissy Teigen

Just when you thought the only reason you had to be jealous of Chrissy Teigen was for her marriage to John Legend, her wondrous good looks, and her established modelling career (so, not much really), she decides to join the ever-growing lob brigade!

mindy kaling on the red carpet with her dark brunette hair cut into a straight long bob, wearing a black dress
Mindy Kaling’s shoulder-grazing ‘do is super smooth and shiny. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

Mindy Kaling

Honestly, celebrity short haircuts don’t get much chicer than this! Another stylish way to work a bob haircut is to opt for a fashion-forward, asymmetric cut, like Mindy Kaling’s.

This style is especially suitable for those of you with round faces, as an asymmetric style will help to lengthen the appearance of your face while highlighting those lovely high cheekbones!

ruth negga on the red carpet with her dark curly hair cropped short
Ruth Negga is fashion-forward with her ultra cropped mane. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

Ruth Negga

If you’re after a shorter ‘do, then look to Ruth Negga for inspiration. This up-and-coming actress has been giving us major pixie crop inspiration recently, and we love the way that she styles her cropped strands into soft, textured waves.

michelle williams on the red carpet with her platinum blonde hair worn short and tucked behind her ears
Michelle Williams’ platinum blonde locks practically shimmer. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

 Michelle Williams

As far as short celebrity hairstyles go, Michelle Williams rules the roost. The actress often styles her platinum blonde pixie cut sleek and straight, by tucking her deep-parted strands behind her ears.

It’s neat, it’s simple, and it’s totally easy to maintain!

Editor’s tip: Michelle is seriously tempting us with her dazzling mane, and if it’s got you all giddy too, you need to invest in the TONI&GUY High Shine Serum Drops to get that gloss!

Malin Akerman on the red capret wearing a pink dress with her curly blonde hair cropped into a bob style
Got a curly mane? Then Malin Akerman is your short hair poster girl. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

Malin Akerman

Got curly hair and struggle to style it? Well, actress Malin Akerman is living proof that curls can be cropped short, without leaving them looking too wild!

Just remember to get some long layers chopped in, to leave your curls looking bouncy, as opposed to weighed down.