Funk Up Your Look With These Short Haircuts for Thick Hair

Short haircuts for thick hair
Many people think that short haircuts do not work for thick hair. But there are many short haircuts and hairstyles that are ideal for thick hair.
One of the best way to change your look is by opting for a haircut. A good haircut can instantly update your look. If you have thick hair, then there are many haircuts that you can opt for. However, your face shape, structure as well as the texture of your hair are some factors that you should keep in mind before you choose a particular cut. There are many women who think that they cannot pull off a short hairstyle. But the right short hairstyle can look chic and trendy. Men with thick hair should opt for shorter haircuts with subtle layers.
Haircuts for Women
Pixie Haircut
Pixie Haircut
Halle Berry rocks the pixie cut. If you have an oval-shaped face with strong features, then the pixie cut is ideal for you. Women with round face or thin hair should avoid this haircut. The pixie haircut is both feminine and elegant. To get this haircut, ask your stylist to cut your hair shorter at the sides and back with hair at the top kept a bit longer.
Style It
After shampooing and conditioning your hair, apply a coin-sized amount of texturizer. Blow dry hair with the help of a blow dryer and your fingers. Finally, apply a bit of shine serum to your hair to keep it looking chic and sleek. This hairstyle should look effortless and tousled, so avoid using a paddle brush to blow dry hair.
Long Bob Haircut
Long Bob Haircut
The long bob also known as a lob is perfect for women with thick, wavy hair. To get this haircut, ask your stylist to cut your hair shorter at the back with layers at the front and crown area. Hair at the sides should be left a little longer, so that it just grazes the chin.
Style It
This style is a little high maintenance. To style this haircut, you need to mist your hair with a volumizing spray. Blow dry hair with a wide paddle brush until it is straight. Next, use a large-barreled curling iron to create loose curls. Finish with a mist of lightweight hairspray.
Gamine Haircut
Gamine Haircut
If you are looking for a haircut that is fashion-forward and sophisticated, then you cannot go wrong with a gamine haircut. This haircut is ideal for people who have delicate and fine bone structure. Ask your stylist to cut your hair short with soft graduated layers. Hair should be tapered at the sides and back. It is best that you opt for bangs so that the look is more feminine.
Style It
Very less styling is required for this haircut. Just apply a coin-sized amount of texturizing cream to the crown area and smoothen your hair.
Crop Haircut
Crop Haircut
Cropped haircuts are not for everyone. People with oval or heart shaped face structure can best carry off this haircut. Hair is cut very short with hair at the top left a little longer. Women with very wavy or curly hair should ideally avoid this cut.
Style It
First shampoo and condition your hair with an anti-frizz shampoo and a shine enhancing conditioner. Apply texturizing cream to damp hair and blow dry hair with a round brush.
Angled Bob Haircut
Angled Bob Haircut
An angled bob haircut is best suited for women who have thick hair. In an angled bob, hair is cut two to three inch longer at the front and sides than the back. Long dramatic layers at the front gives it a modern and edgy look.
Style It
To style this haircut, first you need to use a shine enhancing serum to get rid of any frizz. Use a volumizing spray at the crown area to add body. This hairstyle is quite high maintenance and you will require regular trimming every three to four weeks.
Shaggy Haircut
Shaggy Haircut
A good haircut for thick hair is the shaggy cut. However, women with very coarse and curly hair should avoid this haircut as it tends to give a very poofy and voluminous look. To get this haircut, ask your stylist to cut your hair in choppy layers with hair at the back cut till the nape. Hair at the front should be cut in rounded layers so that the longest layers hits the cheeks. Avoid this haircut if you have a square or oblong face shape.
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Style It
The best way to style this haircut is to apply a bit of hair mousse to the hair and then blow dry hair with the help of a round brush and a blow dryer.
Haircuts for Men
Short Shaggy Haircut
Short Shaggy Haircut for men
This haircut is ideal for men who have an oval or round face shape. A shaggy haircut is shorter at the sides and back with longer layers at the crown area. Guys with thick straight hair are ideal candidates for getting this haircut.
Style It
To style this haircut, all you need to do is apply a bit of texturizing cream to the hair at the crown area and then pull the ends of the hair forward.
Caesar Haircut
Caesar Haircut for men
A classic haircut for men who have thick hair is the Caesar cut. This haircut is suitable for both young and mature men. In the Caesar cut, hair is cut very close on the back at the nape and the sides. A bit of length is maintained at the top. This is a very versatile cut as hair can be styled into spikes and it can also be combed forward.
Style It
This is a very low maintenance haircut. To style your hair, just rub some hair gel or wax through your strands and use your fingers to create a textured look.
Short Layered Haircut
Short Layered Haircut for men
A great haircut for men who have thick hair is the layered haircut. This haircut is ideal for men who have an oval or square face shape. Hair at the sides and back are kept short and it is razored to give a soft look. Hair at the top is cut in layers with bangs at the front.
Style It
The best way to style this haircut is to apply some molding cream and then combing the hair forward. If hair is wavy, then the bangs can be flat ironed to give it a neater look.
Short haircuts are not for everyone. You need to take a lot of factors into account before you decide to chop off your locks. It is best that you first speak to your stylist before you opt for a dramatically shorter haircut. Your hairstyle defines your attitude, personality, and is one of the easiest ways to enhance your beauty.
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