Short Relaxed Hair: 10 Versatile Haircuts to Try on Your Hair Type

There's a haircut idea for every woman.

Thinking of cutting your relaxed hair into a short cut but don’t know where to look for styles? We’ve got some short relaxed hair ideas for you. The beauty of the relaxed short styles we have rounded up is that no matter how short they are, you can style the look more than one way. This may be music to your ears, as many women tend to think not much can be done with short haircuts. The looks we have gathered will show you otherwise:

1. Balayage

short relaxed hair: balayage
Make your short color stand out with hair color.

Add a fun highlight to your short relaxed hair with a pop of color. Be sure to alter your hair care routine to prevent damage.

2. Short Curls

short relaxed hair: curls
Wear it straight or with curls.

Wear your style with short curls.

3. Short Layered Cut

short relaxed hair: layered
Get the layered look.

If you want movement within your short relaxed hairstyle, opt for layers.

4. The Mohawk

short relaxed hair: mohawk
Make a statement with this mohawk style.

Give your hair some personality with this mohawk hairstyle. Add a few highlights to brighten up the look and to create dimension.

5. Pixie with Volume

short relaxed hair: pixie
A little height goes a long way.

When blowdrying your hair, focus on creating some elevation at the root for volume. Before blowdrying your hair, you can apply Suave Professionals Natural Volume Mousse on clean damp hair to help you create your voluminous style.

6. The Short Ponytail

short relaxed hair: ponytail
Perfect for workouts.

Looking for short relaxed hair ideas that allow you to wear a ponytail? Go for shoulder length cuts to be on the safe side.

7. The Slicked Back Style

short relaxed hair: slicked back
Slick it back for a carefree look.

If you can’t gather your hair into a pony when you’re not in the mood to style it. This slicked back look is the answer. Smooth hair back with Nexxus Exxtra Hold Sculpting Gel to recreate this simple runway style.

8. The Straight Pixie

short relaxed hair: straight pixie
Blowout on a pixie? Yeah, that’s right.

All you need to create this look is some really good blowout for short hair skills. Prep hair with a heat protectant that will help you achieve straight hair like Dove Style + Care Smooth and Shine Heat Protection Spray.

9. The Tousled Effect

short relaxed hair: tousled
A cool way to get the tousled effect.

Create a tousled look by curling your hair in different directions. Comb through with your fingers or a wide-tooth comb to blend the layers in.

10. The Chin Length Bob

short relaxed hair: chin bob
Short and youthful.

This is a bob length we adore! No matter your age, a chin-length bob on relaxed hair can create a youthful look.