Here are some of the popular short styles _ The Short Bob _ a high_fashion bob is one hair style that is always straight and sleek, falls anywhere from mid_ear length to chin length, and never goes out of fashion no matter the season. However, this style can be difficult to maintain, more so, if you hair has a tendency to frizz. The Pixie _ the pixie hairstyle is a cut that is bold, super short, and daring, which has continued to remain popular for years now. This is one cut that is able to accentuate the facial features like no other, a great cut for someone with a strong jawline _ meaning an oval or square face, not round. Also, this cut can be styled sleek and smooth or tousled and edgy.
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.