Tempted to go for the chop? See the best short haircuts from all your fave A-list stars

Leona | 10 January 2018
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We’re spilling the tea on the best short haircuts in our roundup, below. 

 

With more and more celebrities making short hair trendy, you can be forgiven for wanting to try a cropped do too! But with so many styles out there, knowing which one to go for can be a little tricky… which is where we come in. To make your life a little easier, we have shortlisted all the best short haircuts to help inspire your next style.

From Lily-Rose Depp to Margot Robbie, see all the unmissable best hairstyles for short hair in our gallery above and for our expert style advice, simply read on…



9 of the best short haircuts from all your fave A-listers



 

lily rose depp with blonde hair in blunt cut bob
Lily-Rose Depp’s blunt bob is ticking all the trend boxes. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

1. Lily Rose Depp’s blunt bob

When it comes to the best short hairstyles you want one that is on-trend, right? Well, did you know that blunt haircuts are predicted to be one of the biggest styles in 2018? So do like Lily and get ahead of the curve by upping your mane game with this blunt bob.

kirsten dunst blonde bob with side sweeping bangs
Team your bob with a side sweeping fringe. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

2. Kirsten Dunst’s side sweeping fringe

Fargo actress Kirsten Dunst teamed her blonde bob with a side parting. Now that would be a great look in itself but by sweeping her hair across her face, Kirsten creates sweet faux side bangs which we just adore!

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This wavy long bob looks incredible on Margot Robbie. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

3. Margot Robbie’s beachy lob

Long bob styles were all over the beauty scene last year and they’re showing no signs of letting up. Adored by celebrities from Kendall Jenner and Olivia Munn, the long bob is one of the most versatile styles on the market, which means everyone and anyone can wear the style.

VO5 Texturising Sea Salt Spray

Editor’s tip: For Margot’s effortless beach waves on the go, simply spray the VO5 Texturising Sea Salt Spray on to towel-dried hair, scrunching it through with your hands.

side view of tilda swinton with blonde undercut pixie
Tilda Swinton needs to be on your hair radar. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

4. Tilda Swinton’s undercut quiff

When it comes to the best short haircuts, Tilda Swinton needs to be on your hair radar. Never one to shy away from bold styles, Tilda has tried them all. But it’s this swept-back style that we love most.

Style tip: To get Tilda’s androgynous look, ask your stylist for a long pixie top with deep undercut sides.

gemma arterton medium brown soft pixie cut
Gemma Arterton looks flawless with a soft pixie cut. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

5. Gemma Arterton’s soft pixie

Gemma Arterton’s soft pixie if not only one of the best short haircuts but one of the most popular, too! Styling her medium brown hair in a side parting, Gemma finished the look with short, side-sweeping bangs. It’s practical, feminine, and just to die for!

elisabeth moss blonde shoulder length hair with flicked out waves
Elisabeth Moss showed off her blonde tresses with flicked out curls. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

6. Elisabeth Moss’ flicked out curls

If you are looking for the best short haircuts that won’t totally transform your look (one step at a time, right?), ease the transition from long locks to a pixie in style with this shoulder-length cut.

helen mccrory short brown curly pixie
We are loving this short pixie on Helen McCrory. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

7. Helen McCrory’s short pixie

Our fave Peaky Blinders actress chopped off her medium-length locks for a show-stopping (and jaw-dropping) curly short pixie recently and we think the cropped style helps to draw attention to her stunning features.

TIGI Catwalk Oatmeal & Honey Mask

Editor’s tip: Keep your curls in check by using a hair mask, like TIGI’s Catwalk Oatmeal & Honey Maskto help smooth hair leaving it silky soft.

taylor schilling blonde wavy red carpet bob haircut
Taylor Schilling added waves to her red carpet look. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

8. Taylor Schilling’s red carpet bob

Bobs are one of the best hairstyles for short hair, as proved by OITNB star Taylor Schilling, who gave her chin-grazing bob a red carpet makeover by parting her hair down the side and adding soft Hollywood waves.

ciara dark brown bob with bangs
Ciara works the bob and bangs trend. Credit: Rex by Shutterstock

9. Ciara’s bob and bangs combo

From Bella Hadid to Ciara, everyone is loving the bobs and bangs style at the moment (us included). But the moment we set eyes on Ciara’s full wispy fringe and curled-under bob, we fell even more head over heels for the style – come on, just look at the volume!

TONI&GUY Volume Plumping Mousse

Editor’s tip: Achieve Ciara’s bountiful volume without the salon price tag with TONI&GUY Volume Plumping MousseSimply use on towel-dried hair to create extra body and bounce where you need it.

 

 

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