The Pompadour _ The pompadour is brand new in the lineup of short hairstyle ideas for women. Let's say we've borrowed it from men. It is also called "faux hawk" or "quiff". Usually, the hair along the sides is shaved fine and some of it is swept upwards, away from the face and worn high, at the center of the head. This is a bold hairstyle and not everyone can carry it well. Celebrity Inspiration: Miley Cyrus
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.