Stuck in a beauty rut? These short to mid-length hairstyles have totally got your back!
Have you got short to medium length hair? Are you also guilty of wearing the same hairstyle over and over again (don’t worry, we are too)? If so, there’s something you should know: we’ve made it our mission to help you #beathairboredom with one of the inspirational short to mid-length hairstyles, below.
Short to mid-length hairstyles: 11 looks you’ll want to copy, stat
1. Side braids
Instead of wearing your long pixie hairstyle or bob cut sleek, make like Tess Haubrich and work in some pretty side braids. The result? A fierce and fabulous ‘do that’s ready to take on the day-to-night hum, in style.
2. Milkmaid braid
Logan Browning’s mane is a brilliant example of how to rock milkmaid braids with short to medium haircuts. Romantically styled up, this gorgeous ‘do is just want you need to make your lengths feel fresh again. Ooh la la!
If this braided hairstyle isn’t your cup of tea, here are 7 braids that’ll solve your hair drama.
3. Side braided ponytail
When it comes to flattering hairstyles for both medium and short hairstyles, you really can’t go wrong this ultra-stylish side braided ponytail and beret combination, which we spotted Diane Kruger slaying on the red carpet.
4. Beachy waves
We, for one, think that beachy waves look incredible with both short and medium hairstyles. Need proof? Just look to American actress and singer, Debby Ryan for inspiration.
So, are you ready to sass up your go-to straight hairstyle for this beach-ready look?
5. Hollywood waves
Brooklyn Decker’s Hollywood waves get top marks from us. Not only is this elegant hairstyle perfect for those with short to medium haircuts, but it’s also the perfect date night look.
Psst… Before you get major mane envy, take a look at our tutorial on how to get Hollywood waves at home.
6. Loose waves + star hair accessory
If you’re struggling to recreate Hollywood waves with your short hairstyle (be it a pixie or a chin-length bob), you can easily take your mane to starry heights with some elegant star hair accessories.
Using stars as accent pieces like Skyler Samuels does will instantly add an extra touch of sophistication and class to your otherwise simple medium or short haircuts.
7. Half-up, half-down ponytail
Can’t shake off your love for half-up, half-down short to mid-length hairstyles? Neither can Bella Hadid! Here, she’s styled her mid-length hair into a sleek half-up, half-down ponytail. And guess what? You can do it, too!
Discover more inspiring half-up, half-down hairstyles, right here.
Editor’s tip: To make short to medium haircuts look flawlessly sleek (Bella would never be caught dead without shiny locks!), we suggest you take another look at the TONI&GUY Flawless Sleek Creation Hairspray, which is ideal for creating and finishing your polished look.
8. Half-up, half-down bun
If you’re a little apprehensive as to whether a half-up, half-down hairstyle will work for your short hair, Nina Nesbitt’s gorgeous mane is all you need to convince you otherwise.
9. Messy ponytail
This undone style actually works better on lived-in locks and makes the perfect go-to for any last-minute shenanigans.
Psst… Nab this gorgeous look for yourself with our easy how-to, here.
10. Topknot + ribbon hair accessory
With so many mane accessories to choose from, you’ll never have dull-looking short to medium hairstyles. Now, you can’t argue with that!