Choosing the right hairdo can be a huge challenge for ladies with fine or thin hair. Long styles can make fine tresses seem flat and tired, which is not a good look for anyone, especially in summer, when we all want to look our best. The solution? Chop it off! Not only are short cuts all the rage at the moment, but they will also make your hair look bouncy and fresh, while complimenting your unique facial features. If you think this sounds too good to be true – think again! We have compiled an extensive gallery of 70 absolutely drop dead gorgeous, medium and short hairstyles for fine hair, that look flattering and chic on ladies of all ages.
Check out these nifty styling tips, especially devised for fine hair:
But before we dive int our gallery, we would like to offer some valuable tips on the most popular short haircuts at the moment, and explain why they work so amazingly well for thin and fine hair types.
There are so many medium and short hairstyles for fine hair to choose from!
This refreshing style became popular in the 1920s, and has never really gone out of style. And no wonder! The bob has the magical ability to add charming, playful and feminine notes to a woman’s appearance, making her look younger, while also accentuating her best facial features. Bobs come in many shapes and sizes, so they are definitely a versatile look that you can experiment with. You can go straight and smooth, with a middle parting, for a professional and crisp appearance, or indulge in some luscious vintage curls for a softer, and more romantic touch. For more info on the bob, check out our special article. It has loads of great styling ideas, too!
Bobs are charming, demure, and feminine
Lob is a shortened term for “long bob” and, as you may guess, it is a somewhat updated version of the beloved classic described above. The lob is an excellent choice for ladies who want to keep their tresses a bit longer, while avoiding the dreaded limp and tired look. This is one of our favorite medium to short hairstyles for fine hair, because it allows you to play with different looks. Balayage, beach waves and even ombre look great when paired up with this sweet and dynamic do.
Lobs are incredibly versatile and can be styled in countess unique ways
Ultra short and super sweet, this quirky cut rose to fame during the 1950s, when Audrey Hepburn brought it into the public eye. The pixie is dynamic and refreshing, and an excellent choice for ladies who want a more relaxed look. Plus, is it is extremely easy to look after, and can be styled in a myriad of cool ways. Getting this cut is also a good idea, if you feel that your hair is tired, damaged, or simply needs a boost, as it will allow your tresses to “breathe” and grow out healthy and strong.
Pixies are a great way to reinvigorate your hair and lend you a refreshing, dynamic look, that accentuates your unique facial features
Although the looks listed above are the most popular medium and short hairstyles for fine hair, there are countless of other looks you can opt for. Browse our gallery for some rally unique and inspiring ideas, and check out our previous articles for even more irresistible suggestions!
Short, smooth, and slick
Hayden Panettiere dazzles with an asymmetrical side-parted bob
Reese Witherspoon proves the versatility of the lob with these gorgeous retro curls
The lovely Emma Stone, sporting a chic wavy bob
When it comes to short hairstyles for fine hair, few looks are as effective as the bob
Awaken your inner rock star!
Smooth and straight or textured and messy?
The platinum bob is one of the hottest looks of 2018
Kirsten Dunst doesn’t let fine hair stop her from looking gorgeous!
The pageboy cut is not to everyone’s taste but, when done right, it can look really charming and fresh!
Jennifer Lawrence has gone through numerous hair transformations over the past few years, but this tousled and textured pixie is definitely one of her most memorable looks!
Some may find Miley Cyrus’ style a bit over the top, but it’s hard to argue she’s a trend setter
Marion Cotillard proves that less is more with this understated, yet incredibly stylish and crisp asymmetrical bob
The gorgeous Charlize Theron with a trendy wavy pixie cut
Pixies are an excellent choice for stylish mature ladies, as proven by the impeccably chic Dame Helen Mirren
We love Evan Rachel-Wood’s slick, tucked-behind-the-ear bob
If you think pixies are not suitable for your face shape – think again! We guarantee that there is a perfect short look for everyone:
Braids add a playful twist, with a touch of romantic glamour
Carey Mulligan is the undisputed queen of pixie cuts
Women over 50 look decades younger thanks to this cute and refreshing haircut
Medium and short hairstyles for fine hair, favored by Hollywood stars
Kelly Osborne shines with a playful blonde bob
Side parting with a sweep over – simple yet so effective! A fitting look for the red carpet
Cool asymmetrical bob with added volume
Pixie cuts – a stylish choice for mature women
Messy bob with side swept bangs – an irresistibly sweet combination