30. Layered Curls
The notion that older women should only do shorter hairstyle to reduce the appearance of fine lines and spots is wrong. With the right hairdo, such as graduated layers you can still rock long hair in your senior years and look younger. This style works for all ages because the layers make your hair bulky and outline your bone structure. The layered curls can start from your cheekbones or chin depending on your hair’s thickness.
29. Pixie Cut
The pixie cut is one of the best choices for both younger and senior ladies wanting a simple but elegant hairstyle. It is low on maintenance and takes some years off but requires lots of confidence to wear. Before getting a pixie cut, you should know that it will change your look, especially if you have always had long hair. You can ask your stylist to add blended layers, so your pixie does not appear dull.
28. Short Choppy Layers
It is natural for hair to thin as you age, so the suited hairstyle is one that makes your hair look thicker. The short choppy layers a layered cut hairstyle that adds lovely texture and volume. Your get wears your hair mid-neck length, and it can come as a bob, A-line haircut, or pixie cut. Another plus for this style is you look younger because this style adds facial width, which eliminates the gaunt look.
27. The Classic Bob
The classic bob is a beautiful look that has been around for decades and never goes out of style. It is a fashionable hairdo for women of all ages because it is a classy, clean, and convenient style. The cut falls just right above your chin, which highlights your cheekbones and jawline. The under curls, making your hair appear voluminous and your face fuller. However, this style looks better on a slimmer face and cut longer to cover your hairline.
26. Wavy Bob
The wavy bob is a versatile style that suits women of all ages. It brings out a sleek and sophisticated look. It is a blend of soft layers and relaxed waves that fall a few inches above your collarbone. The soft layers are cut considering your hairs thickness, that is, fine hair requires additional volume, so it is trimmed differently from thick hair. On the other hand, the relaxed waves give you the required texture and bring out the illusion of volume.
25. Top Knot
Looking your best at all times is the utmost self-gift, but some days you lack the energy to doll up. On such a day, sporting a top knot will save you from looking messy without even trying. All you need is to undo your hair, apply some shampoo, and tie it loosely upwards in a knot. A top knot is easy to make and highlights your cheekbones and eyes. Additionally, pulling your hair up into a knot decreases the appearance of wrinkles.
24. The Chignon
The chignon is a sleek and elegant hairdo where you tie your hair into a knot on your neck. This style draws its name from “chignon du cou,” a French word that translates to the nape of the neck. The knot pronounces your jaw, neck, and collarbone, giving you an elegant look that you can don in a formal or casual setting. It offers a convenient way to wear your long hair since it stays put in the knot.
23. Stacked Ash Layers
Short stacked bob is a popular hairstyle that goes well with thick, thin, straight, and curly hair types. To make this style unique, you can style this bob with a blend of blonde and grey. These ash tone hues give you a younger appearance by lightening your hair and as well as your face. The highlights make your hair lightweight, and the layers give you a gorgeous look. The bob makes your hair look voluminous, and the colors bring out the girl in you.
22. Soft Bangs
If you are looking for a style that will change your looks, then soft bang is a great choice. This style creates a smooth, fresh, and more youthful look on your face. You can get clean cut bangs and layers with a wave, which shapes your face to appear younger and lively. The bangs help draw focus on your check bones since they fall just above. You can center part the bangs to get the perfect facial symmetry.
21. Sleek Straight Hair
You can achieve a youthful look when your hair is smooth, glossy, and healthy. With aging, your hair becomes less nourished due to the reduction of essential oils and nutrients in the body. You should ensure your hair is sleek by using a serum and shine sprays. Also, avoid using harsh hair products or heat on your hair, which leaves your scalp dry and thins your hair. Do not forget to consume a healthy diet rich in protein, vitamins A&C, Omega 3, and iron.
20. Silver Fairy
The silver fairy is a suited hairdo for older women looking for a convenient way to wear their grey or white hair. Your hair is styled with a pixie cut. It is cut short, giving you a brighter and sharper look. This style accentuates your facial features and draws attention to your face, so it is most flattering for women with narrow faces and big eyes. If you have a full face, you should get a pixie with elongated bangs.
19. Shaggy Hair
Shaggy hair is one of the low maintenance hairdos where your hair is in different layer lengths. The stylists cut your hair in full layers around your crown and thin around the edges. The messy layers help to divert attention from your fine lines and wrinkles. Getting this style makes you look young, fun, and most assured, beautiful. If you opt to DIY, be careful when cutting and do not cut short or longs layers that are past your collarbone.
18. Side Bangs
A side swept bang is flattering cut for women of all ages, hair, and face types. The bangs offer a natural way to cover the wrinkles on your forehead and crow’s feet. This hairdo widens your face and accentuates your cheekbones, giving you a younger look. Go for a softer Piercy look and not sharp lines thick, or blunt bangs. This style is simple, and if you do not like it, you can pin your hair back until it grows.
17. Romantic Waves
Once you start aging, your face tends to slim sue to loss of facial muscles and fat. You can make you face fuller by wearing your hair in large curly waves, which widen your face. This style softens up your looks with the gorgeous curls that give you a girlish look. You can maintain these curls by covering your hair with a hair bonnet when you sleep. Also, use a wide comb or run your fingers to loosen the waves and make it voluminous.
16. Retro Curls
Retro curls hold the secret to minimizing the visibility of wrinkles and fine lines on your face. The outlined waves and sleek curls add hair volume, therefore, creating a younger and a more stunning look. Plus, you won’t have to worry about your skin tone because it also hides the dullness and makes your facial skin appear radiant. For a striking visual, you should ask your stylist to make your retro curls with a side part.
15. Modern Bun
Your preference for short hair should not end at getting an out of fashion bob cut. Try a modern bob, which is stylish bob parted on the side and has curls. This hairdo is convenient for ladies who like their hair away from their faces. The side part and wavy curls create a youthful appearance, which you can further by getting highlights. Your style, comfort, and beauty will all be catered for when you don a modern bob.
14. Messy Bun
The messy bun works for all hair types, lengths, and for women of all ages. This chic hairdo has gained popularity in recent years because it is simple and manages to turn heads. You can effortlessly create a perfect messy bun yourself in less than a minute. Star by running your fingers through your hair and tying it loosely in a ponytail. Then spin the ponytail around the tying band into a ban and tie the end under the rubber band.
13. Low Ponytail
Besides donning a high ponytail, you can also look sophisticated with a low ponytail. It is an easy hairdo that gives you a beautiful and flirty look. This hairdo creates a gentle pull towards your cheekbones. A low ponytail can be worn either up or down with a side part to give you a smooth appearance. It looks better with a few front strands pulled out, and the hair volume is increased by backcombing your ponytails’ crown.
12. Long Bob With Layers
A long bob with layers is a simple and classic look and a perfect hairdo for women who want something youthful. Unlike a short bob, your hair is cut in layers that end at your collarbone, so it is neither too long nor short. The layers improve your appearance by making your face fuller and enhancing the volume of your hair. The ends are styled with soft waves that take off a few years, giving you a girly vibe.
11. Lighter Highlighted Hair
Changing the entire color of your hair to a brighter shade or getting highlights is a more natural way to look younger. The lighter shade improves your appearance by brightening your hair and extending further to your skin complexion. This style requires some highlight placement techniques, so it is best to avoid doing this by yourself. It is ideal to consult with your stylist on the right shade and style your hair in a manner that makes the new tone seem natural.
10. Layered Mid-Length Style With Heavy Fringe
When sporting long hair, you should consider a side swept fringe with face-framing layers. This hairdo is stylish and works with any hair type by adding dimension. It is one of the sorted after hairstyles because it is flattering and low maintenance. To get this stunning look, you can ask your stylist for long shaggy layered with thick side bangs. You will fall in love with this style once you see how beautiful and young you look.
9. High Ponytail
A high ponytail is a great go-to hairstyle for a bad hair day that gets you looking pretty and young. You do not need too much time or effort to pull off this style and look gorgeous. Wearing a high ponytail takes some years off by pulling your face upwards, thereby smoothening your forehead and the skin surrounding the eyes. You can style the ponytail with flicked ends to look girlish or warp a hair stand around the tie for a classy look.
8. Flipped Out Ends
Styling your hair straight is attractive, but over time, it can be tedious and unfashionable. You can try flipped out ends a modern hairstyle that gives you a fresh and beautiful appearance. Flipped out ends bulks your hair and enhances its texture giving you a youthful look. If you prefer a messy texture, you can use hair products such as mousse or salt spray. Alternatively, you can braid your hair when it is wet to get perfect beach waves.
7. Flaming Tone
You can sport your red hair in a flaming tone that is blended with highlights to lighten up the style. Your hair will not be the only thing looking hot as the style also brightens up your face making you stunningly attractive. You can style it with a side part and layered waves that flow down to your collarbone. This hairdo adds texture and style, making it a sure way to look lively, and stunning even in your older years.
6. Change Your Part
The way you part your hair, i.e., no part, centered or side, will make a huge difference in your looks. Unless you are 18, you should avoid styling your hair without a part. On the other hand, wearing a centered part is better for women with fuller faces since it slims and enunciates their facial symmetry. The best way to look younger is by parting your hair on the side, which gives your hair a better dimension.
5. Braided Crown
Your hair may not be as soft as it was when you are younger once you start aging. Having coarse hair is a blessing in disguise since it is the best texture for sporting a braided crown. The braid will stay in place for longer and will soften your looks by shifting attention from your hair. With this hairdo, you get a fresh and youthful look, which draws attention to your eyes and cheekbones.
4. Bouncy Curls
Styling your hair with curls gives off a younger look due to the hair volume added by the waves. These bouncy curls reduce the focus on fine lines or spots by drawing attention away from your face. With this style, your face appears wider, and the saggy jaw will be less visible. You can improve the appearance of these curls by using mousse when your hair is wet. Instead of combing the curls, use your fingers to separate and increase the bulkiness of your hair.
3. Messy Layered Bob
A messy layered bob is an attractive hairstyle that gives you the perfect youthful look. This hairdo is messy yet beautiful layer waves that make your fine hair look fuller. The layers are highlighted with a blend of brown on the roots and blonde flowing towards the tips to give you a natural look. The blonde makes your face appear lighter and makes you look fun and younger. Getting bangs will cover the wrinkles on your forehead and the side of your eyes.
2. Bed Hair
Bed hair gives a youthful allure and is much like your hair looks when you get up but decent and appealing. You can get this look by using hair products such as waxes and gels that add texture and volume to hair. Also, using a holding powder or spray helps to raise the roots to increase the size and messy appearance. This style is suited for women who want to look young without looking like they tried too much.
1. A Blend of Everything
The best combination for a youthful hairstyle is a shoulder-length cut hair with layers, bangs, and highlights. If your ultimate goal is to take many years off, then why not get a hairdo with a mixture of everything. Shoulder length hair is effortless to maintain and gives you a soft, fresh, and healthy look. Layers and bangs provide you with volume and add a lively personality to your look. Also, you can brighten up dull hair by trying different highlights that give you a vibrant look.
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