A Sign of Rebellion _ It's a way to reject gender expectations and show that not only guys can have short hair. Some girls do it to express themselves in a way that says, "I'm different and I don't care what you think!"
Coping With Stress _ Sometimes out of nowhere a girl takes the sharp plunge of chopping off her beautiful tresses. Studies say that girls who go through awful breakups cut their hair as a coping mechanism. It can be hard to get over someone after a bad breakup. But, hair is the one thing a girl can control in the situation and offers aid to move on.