If you’re craving a sassy and chic makeover, you’re in for a treat. Whether you’re a fan of edgy texture, playful layers, or just want an easy-to-maintain, trendy ‘do, a short shag haircut can be all that for you. So, dive in and revamp your style with the best short shaggy haircuts in town!
A shaggy bob haircut, like this fluffy creation of stylist Nancy Melendez, is one of the most popular short shag haircuts for a reason. It adds texture, reduces bulk, and maintains a trendy, carefree vibe that’s easy to style and perfect for modern, low-maintenance living!
Switching from long locks to short shag hairstyles is so worth it for those with fine to medium hair. It adds volume and movement, giving your hair a fresh, modern makeover that’s totally on-trend! “Who doesn’t love a transformation haircut?!” wonders Portland razor-cutting specialist and owner of Love Salon Pdx Katie Pattison.
When you want a fuss-free hairstyle for thick hair, the short bob is your go-to choice. This style by Fresno haircut specialist Sam Villagrana gracefully narrows toward the nape and boasts swoopy curtain bangs that beautifully contour the cheekbones.
A short fluffy shag cut, with its versatility, suits various face shapes. It’s a win for oval, round, and heart-shaped faces, as it balances features and complements the natural texture of wavy hair, creating a stylish look. “Goodbye length, hello sweet face,” stylist Ellie Lundberg from Edo salon wraps it up.
An edgy shaggy mullet can work wonders in framing your face! The shaggy layers add dimension and movement for a bold and lively style. Plus, tailoring the cut to your face shape ensures it highlights your features beautifully.
To pump up the volume in a shaggy pixie, embrace choppy layers. They inject texture and body into the short shaggy wispy haircuts, making them ideal for various hair types. We love the extra flair and oomph of this cut by Brian Hickman, the creative director and partner at Local Honey.
Hair artist Libby George from Holiday Salon & Bathhouse razor cut her client to open up their cheekbones. With a little loss of length and layering comes that focus on the facial features that shaggy short styles grant.
When you include shaggy bangs, short shag hairstyles completely transform the look. Go for side-swept bangs to soften the look and create a tousled effect. This transformation works wonders, especially for fine hair, adding a touch of dimension and style.
This straight and wavy shag combo by hairstylist Margeaux from Salon Wire offers a perfect blend of sophistication and playfulness. Curtain bangs frame the face elegantly while short highlighted layers create a multidimensional style.
When you are ready to break down your curly bob haircut for something short and cute, give a short shag haircut a try. It will allow for so much more movement in curly fine hair. “We decided this cut looked a little like a modern, romantic Lady Diana haircut,” confesses Ellie Lundberg, the creator of the cut.
Mia Pecora’s client in The Grand salon used to think she had completely straight hair. “But by carving some petals, creating movement and volume with short disconnected crown layers, we were able to get some texture,” explains Mia. Don’t hesitate to throw in some highlights to accentuate the texture or take a plunge and get a colorful shaggy short mullet.
This short shaggy haircut paired with blunt baby bangs creates a signature look, especially with dark brown hair. This bold and attention-grabbing style by Montclair hairstylist Addie Rae from Hello Honey Hairco exudes confidence, edginess, and a hint of rebellion.
A tapered shag haircut is among the favorite short shag haircuts, typically falling around shoulder length. With its messy shag texture, this short hair with bangs embodies a laid-back yet stylish vibe.
Infused with rich honey hues, this chic short blonde shag is the epitome of organic styling. This blonde hair variant of shaggy hairstyles offers a sun-kissed, breezy charm, blending fun and sophistication.
This modern textured shag by Seattle-based stylist Jessica Haggans boasts wavy cropped bangs that add a touch of whimsy to the look. “This one will truly have a lot of different stages as she lets it grow for many months ahead,” adds Jess.
With this pixie bob, stylist Andy Judd from Local Honey evokes the eclectic 90s era. It’s the perfect combo of edgy layers, bold texture, and unmistakable flair that takes you back to the stylish spirit of the nostalgic 90s.
This adorable bob shag strikes the perfect balance, falling at chin length with layers that create a breezy, carefree look, adding just the right touch of edge and charm to your appearance.
Australian stylist Florence Chiyoko Oka created a daring and distinctive short layered hairstyle. With short hair and lots of layers at the back, it creates a modern silhouette and offers a manageable and time-efficient short shaggy hairstyle.
To get the perfect hair color that suits your skin tone and enhances your haircut’s texture, it’s a good idea to have a chat with a skilled hairstylist. San Diego hairstylist Sarah Piel found a perfect match for their client’s bold personal style.
We can’t take our eyes off this chic, shorter shaggy bob with a burst of texture! It features playful layers and arched bangs that bring short textured hair to life.
So, there you have it – a fabulous lineup of short shag haircuts for women that’ll make you feel like a true trendsetter. Whether you opt for a classic shag or a modern twist, these styles bring sass and chic to a whole new level. Go ahead, book that salon appointment, and rock your newfound confidence with your chosen short shag hairstyle!