Sometimes the urge to undergo a little makeover comes up when we little expect it. For both genders especially women going from long hair to short hair can be a big change, it can make a world of difference in your appearance. If you are thinking of going short you are probably wondering if it will look good on you. The secret is finding the right cut that will fit your face and personality. We all look at our most beloved celebrities for inspiration in terms of fashion which includes the hairstyles that we desire to have next. Below are some of the top celebrities who rock short hair and looking gorgeous in it;
1. Emma Stone
She is one of the famous American Hollywood celebrities, actually to be precise she was the highest paid actress in the world in 2017. In the November 2016 issue of the Vogue magazine, Emma Stone was their cover star where she debuted her short blonde hair with a pixie cut. Stone has been going shorter and shorter over the years and yes, she looks damn gorgeous.
2. Alexa Chung
Alexa Chung is a British writer, host, model and fashion designer. She is well known for her keen eye for fashion but her hair is equally worthy of attention. For the met- gala 2018, an annual fundraising gala that occurs every first Monday of May, Alexa Chung wore her short hair in an elegant up-do that completed a more dramatically beautiful makeup look that we generally see on her.
3. Scarlett Johansson
Scarlett Johansson is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Black Widow in Captain America: The Winter Soldier(2014). She has always been an inspiration over the years on the red carpet for her adventurous and appetite for ever-changing beauty hair looks. In 2016 at the Variety's Power of Women luncheon, Johansson opted for a more natural look with her brunette pixie slightly tousled with a subtle gold eye.
4. Lupita Nyong'o
She became the first Kenyan and Mexican actress to win an Academy Award. Much has been written about her short hairstyles too. She might keep her hair cut short, but her many styles prove that length does not matter. The versatility of her natural black hair beautifully enables the actress to drastically change things up for every red carpet appearance. Let the Hollywood stunner's many styles provide inspiration for your next hairdo.
5. Kate Hudson
Kate Huson is one of the Hollywood celebrities who regularly keeps her blonde curly hair short. In January 2018 during the Golden Globe Awards, she took to the red carpet with her pixie haircut generating all the buzz on social media.
6. Cara Delevingne's stylish pixie haircut
She is an English model and actress. Cara Delevingne has been rocking the short hairdo and it doesn't look like she is going back to long strands anytime soon. She does, however, mix it up by switching back and forth between brown and blonde. But, it appears she recently went for a more permanent change, transforming her grown-out blonde pixie cut into something else. Cara debuted the change at a book signing in London.
7. Yara Shahidi's Natural Curls
She is best known for starring as Zoey Johnson on the sit-com Black-ish. Yara Shahidi is one of the champions when it comes to natural hair community. Her hair never looks the same, however, what remains consistent is the health of her curls.
8. Teyana Taylor Is Among the celebrities in Team Short Hair
Teyana Taylor is an actress, recording artist, dancer, and model. She did a short pixie cut and loved it so much that she now doesn't plan on ever going back the long hair route again.
9. Katy Perry has a colorful hair history
She literally roars when it comes to hairstyles. When it comes to chopping and changing hairstyles no one does it better than Katy Perry. She is among the many short hair converts who are preaching the life-changing power of the pixie.
10. Bella Hadid
She is a model who was voted model of the year in 2016. Bella just makes everything look cool. She has a penchant for changing her hair. There is one in particular whenever she goes short: the bob, which triggers instant nostalgia.
11. Rooney Mara
This Oscar-nominated actress has always been known as one to go against the Hollywood grain. In 2017 during Netflix premiere for The Discovery, she stepped on the red carpet showing off a short, polished pixie that you might associate with the ‘90s.
12. Lineisy Montero's Natural Black Hair
Lineisy Montero is a model known for her work with Prada which is one of the most coveted shows for a model to walk. Her short crop was a breath of fresh air when she first cat-walked and it stood for a lot more than just a fashion statement as it was a step forward in the perception of black female beauty.
13. Amber Valletta
A few years ago American actress and supermodel Amber Valletta cut her hair into this chic crop with bangs and it was a huge sensation.
14. Janelle Monae
She is quite good at everything she does especially in having excellent hair. Her super short pixie haircut in the won many hearts at the Oscars 2017 red carpet.
15. Andrea Riseborough
Andrea Riseborough is an English actress who is so down to earth that she actually uses general public transport means whenever she is going for meetings. Her hairstyle though should give her up as she often looks gorgeous in a short pixie cut that shows off her curly locks.
16. Bald Amber rose
Amber Rose is one of the most recognizable faces there. She is known for her iconic bleached blonde buzzcut which suits her splendidly.
17. Jennifer Lawrence Curly Hair
There are a handful of celebrities who have worn their hair curly over the past 10 years. In February 2018 during the BAFTAS awards Jennifer Lawrence dared the short curly haircut and she looked as natural as one can get.
18. Maggie Gyllenhaal
She is an academy award nominated actress. Acting is not her only success as I also celebrate her bowl cut pixie haircut that she first did for a movie.
At the 2018 Met Gala red carpet, Zendaya stepped onto the red carpet rocking the new bob and shade look nothing short of perfection on Zendaya.
20. Kacy Hill's bob on her redhead
Kacy Hill is an American model and songwriter. She is totally in love with a cropped bob and bangs that look dashing on her red head.
21. Coco Rocha
When it comes to hairstyles there is nothing Coco Rocha can't pull off. Mid 2017 she debuted a major transformation when she said goodbye to her blonde hair and moved to the dark side with a Goth-chic black pixie.
Everyone knows Rihanna. She is the queen of daring hairstyles and hair colors. She has to be a style icon for women all around the world.
23. Paula Patton
This American actress' hairstyle inspires mature women who might be inspired to go short. In April 2018 she showed off another one of her new positive outlooks where she rocked gorgeous blond brunette locks
24. Kristen Stewart
She makes any lady want short hair. Always changing up her beauty look, Kristen has convinced us that shaved, bleached hair is definitely one badass way to keep your head cool in the heat.
25. Jodie Foster
Legend. That is the appropriate word to use when describing this American actress, director, and producer. Her short hairstyles do mirror her career which is sleek and sophisticated.
26. Ruth Negga pixie crop
If you are after a short hairdo please do look at Ruth Negga for inspiration. The Irish-Ethiopian actress has been giving us major pixie crops inspiration lately. She demonstrates the femininity and grace that comes with her short hair.
27. Michelle Williams Platinum cut
The actress signature platinum blond pixie cut is very appealing. She often styles her pixie sleek and straight, by tucking her deep-parted strands behind her ears.
28. Halsey short curly hair
Halsey is a singer and songwriter. The singer proves that Buzz cuts are clearly for women too. The style can look feminine with the right accessories.
29. Anne Hathaway Pixie Creativity
The bob haircut might be the current short hairstyle, but Anne Hathaway makes us think otherwise with her creativity in handling her pixie cut. If you thought there was only one way to wear this short pixie style, then you are wrong. From fun twists to a sexy side part, Anne Hathaway has become our go-to for short hair inspiration.
30. Jessie J
Jessie J is never one to shy away from a bold hair look. From diffused curly hairstyles to slick retro finger-curled style and short raven crop or even shaving bald. I consider her a hair icon.
31. Sarah Paulson
An American actress who has severally demonstrated that she is a short hair idol. This actress has some serious red carpet skills. Her blonde bob is already a thing to behold, but what separates her from the rest is the different ways she's managed to style it.
32. Miley Cyrus
This is one of those celebrities that will keep you on your toes. She evokes a high emotional response. Her looks are always bright and sassy. On hairstyles, she is the main girl. I love and admire her ability to look cute and natural in diametrically opposite styles.
33. Kaley Cuoco
Her nature in the series Big Bang Theory might be dumb but she is a genius when it comes to maintaining her hair and especially when it's short. Her hair journey from lob to pixie and back again has been a perfect ten.
34. Shailene Woodley
She is an American actress and activist. Woodley has managed to stand out from the bunch with a style that is quickly becoming her signature red carpet look. The star slicks back her short strands at the same time parting her hair to the side rather than combing it straight back. There is a lot to admire about her hairstyles.
35. Katie Holmes
Katie Holmes has been pretty quiet on the scene but her Grammys look this year might signify that she is back. Her hair took center stage. Katie showed off a pixie cut with loose waves and she looked absolutely perfect.
36. Haile Berry
She is an icon and that status was solidified several years ago with her pixie cut. The actress has been rocking this look since the early ‘90s and that is the reason why she is the unofficial face of short haircuts.
37. Emma Watson
Emma Watson is one person you have to look out for to discover ideas on how to handle short hair. She is a head-turner when she gets back to the real world. Her hairstyles play an important role in her glamorous look. They have varied throughout the years from shoulder-length curls to a striking pixie cut.
38. Ruby Rose
She is an Australian model, DJ, recording artist, actress, television presenter, and former MTV VJ. Ruby proves that having short hair has its blessings. She has shown us how to keep the same length interesting without pulling out the scissors.
39. Solange Knowles short Afro
Solange is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. She is also sister to Beyoncé Knowles. She chopped her long platinum braids into the sassiest short haircut we have ever seen. The star traded her lengthy braids for a short blonde afro and it's adorable.
40. Michelle Obama
"I am working with NORAD right now. Ooh, I'm detecting something on the radar screen. It is - yes, it is Santa and he is being pulled by reindeer! He is flying right now! And there is one lead reindeer with a shiny nose - who do you think that is?" -The First Lady answering the annual NORAD call tracking Santa and his reindeers each year. 🎅
She needs no introduction. She is FLOTUS and if Michelle Obama is onboard with a beauty trend then you have to check it as legit. She among the celebrities who have at one point joined the short haircut bandwagon and as always she never fails in what she does.
41. Claire Foy
Claire Foy's pixie cut is the ultimate chic statement. Foy was spotted running errands in London with her grown-out pixie cut into a choppy length that hits just above her ears
Ciara has not only a beautiful voice but also pretty looks. Her hair comes in different colors and styles. She has to be among the go-to celebrities especially for our sisters in the African American when it comes to short hairstyles.
43. Natalie Portman
She is one of the actresses willing to dare the riskiest beauty styles for the sake of a role. Natalie was spotted in New York City stepping out in an ultra-sleek, greased-back pixie cut.
44. Classic Madonna
Her beauty styles are as classic as her music. She has always been a culture icon and a beauty chameleon when it comes to hair makeups. She also has the power to change our fashion world
45. Gabrielle Union Bob cut
Gabrielle Union has worn nearly every conceivable hairstyle we can imagine, and now the actress just got a gorgeous new bob over a week ago. It's the first major chop her own hair has ever gotten and she looks flawless.
46. Rachel McAdams
She is an emerging Canadian actress. Committing to a short haircut like a bob or pixie can give you an instant boost of confidence especially if you have the growing out process inspired by Rachel McAdams.
47. Kiersey Clemons
Kiersey Clemons, an American actress, says you should love yourself and ignore comments from others. If you are going to go short you need not be afraid of yourself and do what you want to do. Her confidence levels and daring hairstyles are what you need to copy.
48. Julianne Hough's Lob haircut
The effervescent blonde always lights up the world. One thing is for sure Julianne could be the spokesperson for the lob trend taking over Hollywood. Like most celebs, she loves to change up her hair look, but Hough can rock a lob like no other
49. Julia Garner shows celebrities with curly hair the short way
If you have naturally curly hair, then you know how difficult it can be to manage and style. This is because of it's sensitivity to so many outside factors including humidity. Julia Garner is the girl to go to for tips on how to grow short curly hair.
50. Jaime Alexander
Famous for her tattoos in the NBC Tv series Blindspot, Jaime Alexander has cut her niche in the short hair field especially when she rocks a sweetly layered bob that's just the right length and style for angular faces. Her new and stylish short haircuts really should encourage young women to jump ship.
Celebrities aren't the only source of hairstyle inspiration, but let's be honest, they're a big one. Short hair is equal to endless possibilities. It's that simple.