“Women or a certain age” often choose to wear hair in shorter styles. Hair can start to thin and change texture in your forties, even before menopause. Chin length hair or shorter has more volume, masks thinning hair, and is easier to maintain.
Another benefit is that there are even more ways to wear hair short than long. Bobs are very popular but check out these short hairstyles for older women pictures for 10 flattering cuts, from pixie short to chin length.
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