Short hairstyles have been popular for women since the 1920's. Louise Brooks's bob hairstyle in 1917 became the most popular hairstyle of the 1920's. Women of this time period threw out their corsets as they ventured out on a quest for freedom and they began cutting their hair short. Short hair became the new hairstyle for women as they entered the workforce. Short hair has long sense been a symbol of freedom and professionalism for women.
However, a short hair style does not have to be plain. There are many different and attractive short hairstyles to choose from. Many styles from casual to the formal ones can be sported by men and the best thing is, these styles only require simple hair styling tools and products such as a comb and hair wax. For a sleeker look, you will only need to comb your hair neatly and hold it with a strong wax or gel. The choice of hair product to use also depends on what style you want. The key to having a casual look is by avoiding a more styled and groomed look. You also have to consider your hair condition and texture. Here are some examples of casual hairstyles for 2011: