A short haircut is not for everyone. There should be several things to consider before taking on a short haircut, including your face shape, the body and condition of your hair, amongst other things.
Whilst it can be said that there are some great advantages to having a short hairstyle, it is nevertheless worth informing one’s self fully before leaping into a short hairstyle.
To help you in your quest for beauty, we have gathered some helpful “pointers” to facilitate your decision on this particular style. Here is a list of Pros and Cons for short hairstyles:
First, let’s look at some Pros:
Time. It’s a real time saver, as it only takes a few minutes to wash and style. This is particularly great for those rushes or morning departures for work.
Versatility. You can style it, gel it, pomade it, and just about do any “it”s there is with a short hair cut. Although you are limited by the length, you can nevertheless be a trend setter with your short hair and show off your style. It can be sleek, sexy, professional and aggressive – all at the same time! A classic.
Good for almost any occasion. Whether it’s to cool down in the summer, or be more manageable for the more sporty personality, one of the great things about short hairstyles is that it can go for any occasion. It’s sexy and professional enough for the office or a night out on the town, and perfectly practical and nonchalant when it comes time to go hitchhiking or play tennis.
Put other features in perspective. A short hairstyle brings more attention to your face. If you are deciding to go with a short hairstyle, then capitalize on the opportunity to spice up your facial features by highlighting yourself with some make up, jewelry, and for the more punkier women out there, maybe even tattoos on your neck!
It can be said that some of the Pros can ironicaly be Cons. but let’s take the time to go over them first:
Facial exposure. A short hairstyle might reveal some things about your face that you are not quite fond of. Therefore this is something to keep for those of use who are more introverted about our facial looks. It is also said that it might take time to get used to that feeling of being “exposed” for those who might of went from the long to short hair transition.
Increases the perspective of height. This can be a good thing, but for those of you who are already tall enough, a short hairstyle can accentuate your height and make you seem even taller.
Growing back after the cut. If you are not satisfied with your cut and look after coming out of the salon, you can’t go back and get a refund on your hair! It can take a long time to grow back out, and for some it might never growth back to it’s full length.
Maintenance. Short hair styles need to be cut more often. You will most likely have to increase your number of visits to the haircut salons if you want to keep your hairstyle in shape.
The best way to be sure about choosing the right hairstyle length is to find the style you like, print it off and go visit your hair stylist.
Short Hair Styles
There is also a really cool hairstyle software that will allow you to try on a hairstyle in 3D!
Some people might try to discourage you or scare you away, but stand your ground. It’s all about you, your style and comfort and being your confident self. Find out for yourself if a short hairstyle if for you by browsing our short hairstyle picture gallery.