It’s time to grab a brand new hairstyle that allows you to emphasize your most attractive features. Going short might be a bold decision, however, you’ll have the chance to improve your styling skills and explore the benefits of a low key hair care routine.

Enjoy the infinite advantages of this hair length and play with your natural hair texture to create show-stopping looks. Adapt your crop to the different events you wish to attend. Whether you long for a clubbing hairdo or would like to play up your femininity, the amazing short haircuts 2011 below will furnish you with a rich array of options.

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Layered Short Hair Styles

Wow your entourage with a gorgeously groomed cut that radiates confidence together with a modern attitude towards hair sculpting. If you can’t get enough of the funky groove of mussed-up crops, it’s time to come up with your own interpretation of this hot style. The layered structure will grant you with an infinite army of alternatives to wear your locks in a modern way. Keep your fave styling formulas at hand (from wax to gel and texturizing paste) and explore the wildest sculpting ideas presented here. Short hair is versatile and will show off your super-healthy and glossy tresses. Don’t let anything stop you from experimenting with uber-short or ear-length crops.

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Close-Cropped Short Hair Styles

Close-cropped haircuts are perfect to brighten up your look in a flash. Confidence is one of the main buzzwords to consider before taking a plunge into your makeover. Make sure you’re prepared to popularize the fab vibe of short hair by flaunting its versatility. Sport a feminine and tamed ‘do that highlights your sensual side. Complete your stylish pixie or round crop with a stylish bangs design.

Whether you choose to sport your layered fringe swept to the side or you’ll be eager to rock out the blunt bangs trend, the point is to pick a suitable design for your features. Ask the opinion of a pro stylist who’ll grant you with a statement crop that requires less effort and time to be kept in top shape. For super-sleek texture use a hair-friendly flat iron and some smoothing cream. These tools will help you preserve the long-lasting finesse of your hairstyle. On the other hand, those who wish to break with the tradition of straight crops will have the opportunity to vamp things up a bit with mousse or texturizer. Choose the alternative that best suits your preferences.

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