Short bob hairstyles are everything you could ask for in a haircut – stylish and sexy, yet simple. Even better, there are lots of ways to wear this fabulous look.
Bob hairstyles were first worn by the sassy ladies of the Great Gatsby. Those classic cuts are still popular and there are plenty more options for modern day short bobs.
Keep reading for 4 gorgeous ways to wear short bob hairstyles!
This short angled bob has been seen on numerous celebrities, including Elisha Cuthbert, Eva Longoria, and Kiera Knightley. Hair is gently graduated at the back, following the line of jaw.
Worn with a deep side part, thick hair sweeps across the forehead into ultra flattering side swept bangs while the longest layers frame the chin at the front. This is a gorgeous cut for anyone wanting to look great in no time plus is a great option for round faces.
Here’s the graduated bob that Posh Spice favors from the side. Hair is cut into stacked layers in the back that blend beautifully into longer layers that fall at the jaw line.
This chin length bob with a hint of bangs is a modern update on the classic 1920s flapper cut. Hair is cut blunt and straight around the head with a side swept bangs straight from 2013.
This is an ideal cut for straight or coarse or hair that falls into place effortlessly. For the rest of us, a touch of product and some heat will do the trick. Use a dab of John Frieda Frizz-Ease Straight Fixation Smoothing Creme or Redken Glass 01 Smoothing Complex to protect hair from styling products and add just enough hold and shine.
Most hair types will just need a blast from a hairdryer or use a flat iron on stubborn cowlicks. Either way, finish with cool air to set the hairstyle.
And finally the oh so classic short bob hairstyle. It’s cut straight around the back with blunt cut bangs across the forehead. This chic yet classic cut that has been worn by Katie Holmes, Audrey Tautou, and Carey Mulligun.