Over the years, any woman who has opted for short hair was always aware that a well_crafted short style made her look more stylish, as it allows for endless possibilities of experimenting with hair. Today, with a number of styling products available, you can try out any hairstyle that you wish, even if you have a short hair. Go for a funky stick straight look when out partying with friends or opt for a sleek gelled look when in a board meeting. If you want to add more spice to your attire, try out spiked hair paired with a formal business suit. Just make sure that you have the right poise and élan to carry the look. The best aspect of short hairstyle is that it is wonderfully flexible. A short hairstyle is suited for any texture or type of hair ranging from thick to fine or curly to straight. Thus, short hairstyles are never mundane. This attribute coupled with low maintenance and convenience makes these wash_n_wear hairstyles so popular.
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.