Some may say that feathered hairstyles are a thing of the past. We, however, feel that short feathered hairstyles are back on the rise with a brand-new and modern iteration. For some inspiration, we gathered looks from women who seem to have short hair cuts down pat. From the pixie to featured layers, we’ve found short haircuts that work for virtually everyone. Read on and scroll through our gallery of these modern and pretty stylish feathered hairstyles:
Feathered Haircuts for Short Hair
1. Short Textured Layers for Short Haircuts
One of the easiest ways to wear short feathered hairstyles without feeling like you’re wearing an old school ‘do is to add soft textured layers. To achieve this style, ask your stylist to add layers throughout your crop. The goal is to get enough layers to make your style fuller, and long enough to create trendy short haircut styles like half-updo looks for short hair or braids.
2. Flipped Ends on Short Haircuts
Curling your hair in the opposite direction is a great way to add some flair to short hairstyles. Try your hand at short floppy hairstyles, like above, with just few simple steps. Wash, blowout and flip the ends with a curling iron. Easy, right? For added volume before styling use TIGI Copyright Custom Create Volume Lift Styling Spray. All you need to do is spritz this at the roots to achieve more body before styling your strands. We love this product because it gives you more volume with additional grip and hold, which makes styling so much easier.
3. Messy Feathered Layers on Hairstyles for Short Hair
Messy short hairstyles look even better with a set of feathered layers. To achieve textured short haircuts like this one, it’s all about the styling technique and the products you use. Rough drying with a blowdryer and a texturizing salt spray, like Nexxus Between Washes Beach Waves Tousled Texture Sea Salt Spray, will do the trick. Liberally spray the product throughout clean damp hair, then rough-dry with a blowdryer. Set your look in place with a flexible hold hairspray and you’re set!
4. Voluminous Feathered Crop
A feathered hairstyle that lacks volume is one of our least favorite things unless it’s intentional. Keep your look full of life with a hair care system that help create a fuller look. For fine hair types, opt for TRESemmé Pro Pure Light Moisture Shampoo and Conditioner. Washing and conditioning with this system and an effective blowdrying routine shall do the trick and give volume to short hairstyles.
5. Wispy Pixie
Short wispy hairstyles, like pixies with layers, are one the most sought after low-maintenance short haircuts for women when it comes to short feathered hairstyles. Just like the aforementioned voluminous short hair haircuts for women, the key is to keep your hair full, light, and airy. This style is definitely the perfect choice.