Short crops are for teens! Have you heard it a lot? Then it's time to face the facts rather than believe in hearsay. Short crops look just as fabulous with women over 50. Check out these stylish short haircuts ideas for women over 50 and let yourself guided through a quick and oh-so-fab hairdo makeover.

Undoubtedly, short pixie cuts are ageless hairstyles. More and more celebrities adopt crops radiating their youthful attitude with great style. There's no need to stick with the traditional and boring styling options when there are endless possibilities to jazz up your look. Women over 50 tend to keep away of going short because it is too mod for them.

However, it seems that there are still exceptions who challenge the hair dressing barriers and sport their miniature tresses with huge confidence. Look at these hairstyles and feel free to copycat the different styling secrets in order to flash your age without any reservations.

When looking for the best haircuts for women over 50, there are certain rules that you have to keep in mind. As years pass by, gravity is not exactly forgiving and sometimes it can be quite cruel. Mid-length and long hairstyles tend to drag the face down and can make features even more gravity-stricken. 

Thinning hair is also a common occurrence among mature women along with the change in hair texture that becomes increasingly difficult to manage and style. The best solution for all these problems are short haircuts that visually lift the features and create a youthful frame around the maturing face. 

Short Bob Hairstyles

Bob hairstyles are extremely popular regardless of age. All ages, from children to older ladies, wear it as a tribute to the retro movement.

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 Diane Keaton Helen Mirren
Indeed, due to the perfect length and polished look, the bob works perfectly both with women over 50. Offering endless options for shaping, it will prove to be a low-maintenance, still versatile hairdo.

Style your tresses according to the event you're invited to, make it sleek or curly, the point is to joggle with length and texture.

These celebrities seem to find huge pleasure in sporting their short crops both in private and on the red carpet. Their strands dazzle when shaped into an ultra-fab hairstyle.

Steal their tricks on how to bring out the best of your crops and wear them with radiating charisma. Meryl Streep, Diane Keaton and Helen Mirren are some of the great celebrities who have returned to the basics with their retro bob hairstyles.

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Flipped Shag Hairstyles

Short hairstyles can be easily perked up with flipped tips. Whether you go for symmetrical or uneven layers, the trick is to devote some time to flashing the groovy ends adding volume and texture to your hairdo.

Flipping suggests a youthful attitude towards hair styling, so test your skills and challenge the age limits to sport some up-to-date gorgeous tresses.

Use a drop of gel or wax to succeed in flipping the ends to make your hair either natural or spiky. Curly hair as well as the super-sleek one will look miraculously with this trick. Jane Fonda as well as her co-actress celebrities offer you a dazzling example on how age can't stop you from being a hairstyle chameleon.

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Pixie Haircuts

Pulling off an age appropriate pixie hairstyle might sound a bit tricky. However, these hairdos prove that there's no age limit in hair styling when it comes to short tresses.

Those who long for both a low-maintenance and a fashionable hairdo should consider sporting these crops. Try out different styles from the formal to the more groovy variations. Make the cut to copy the forever-young Judi Dench, Sharon Stone or Jamie Lee Curtis.