Today not only are we going to bring nine totally sexy pixie hairstyles be we also have an amazing gallery of 21 pixie haircuts that will have you looking super amazing for this year. The short cropped cuts are totally in this year and if you are looking for a great way to say I am here and stand out from the crowd these are surely cuts and styles you should consider. For some woman deciding to go for the chop can be too much to bear, while other women think that a cute pixie is just one haircut that they have to try.
If you are wine of those women that think it is worth a try then pixies are both feminine and extremely alluring and pleasing to the eyes. You have so many things that you can do with a cut like this. While some prefer to keep it super low others like the cut to have a little length to it. You can definitely spice up these looks by adding bangs, color, and even layers. These cuts have been worn by some of the biggest names in Hollywood and celebrities throughout the years. And with a sweet little name the cut has proven that it has the power to be around for years to come.
Edgy Short Cut with Fringe
When you are looking for that very unique style haircut and one that is not for the faint of heart this is the go to. With a messy and edgy cut you can have a funky look with bangs that are longer and hair that is a little shorter. By adding a bold color like blue, blonde or red you will surely stand out of the crowd. The hardest part about a style like this is the cut. Getting the cut right is very important and once that is done styling is very easy.
Once you have your hair cut the correct way you will want to start the styling by taking a comb and combing the hair. Use your fingers however to pull and style your bangs forward and helping them lay flat on your forehead. Take the rest of the top of your hair and spike up while smoothing out the sides and the back.
Using a product like Water Wax you can add some stickiness to your hair and pinch the long bangs and piece them together. If you want a more dramatic effect rough up the front part of your hair to add some style and volume. A look like this works great for round, oval and heart shaped faces. If you have naturally thick straight hair you will be able to pull this off with no trouble.
While most shorter cuts are easy to maintain you will find this a cut this short will need frequent trips to your hairstylist to make sure the shape of the cut is maintained.
The Short Textured Look
What about adding a little bit of texture to your short cut? The pixie is a haircut that looks great with some added texture and adding short but soft sweeping bangs will go a long way. From adding bangs to layers and even side burns you have a lot to work with when trying to go for the feathered look.
To style you want to start with clean damp hair and blow dry your bangs to the forward and off to the side of your head. Next you will need to blow dry the remaining parts of your haircut to the back and away from your face. This will help you create what is called and upward effect.
Enhance and lock in your look using your favorite styling product. A good quality paste will be fantastic for roughing up and adding texture to your short haircut. This is a style that works best for women with naturally straight hair and fine to thick hair density. From round faces to square this cute pixie will suit you just fine. To touch up this look throughout the day be sure to carry a little bit of pomade or paste in your purse.
Soft and Tapered Glamour Style
No matter what the hair color is pixie cuts seem to just look marvelous. From glitter to glam the short cut carries that wonderful look about it. Adding side swept bangs and swept over layers that taper just about or around the ear adds to the soft yet bold look. This is a cut that was meant to be worn by the bravest of souls.
Once you have the cut the pixie can be styled very easily in just two steps. The first step is to blow dry your hair to the side using your blow dryer and your fingers. Next you simply get your best pomade or light light and finish the look. The softer pomade work best as these cuts are not made for the stronger holding gels. You want something that will allow you to break up your hair and show off its texture.
Wavy, curly and pin straight hair all can carry this flattering look. As for face shapes women with round, long, oval, square, heart shaped and other can rock this cut. The full bangs in the front cover the forehead and draws attention to the eyes. Honey blonde, platinum, and red are just a few color choices we think look great with this shorter cut.
Going with the Curled Out Cut
Some women go short and then start growing their hair out. If you are in the process of growing out your shorter hair then this curly look is a great choice. Once your hair is grown out at the nape and around the ears you can spice up this longer pixie and show off your naturally curly hair if your heart so desires.
This cut has curls that frame the face to you will want to start with damp hair and apply some sort of curling product to promote curls. With your hands now scrunch up your hair and gently style. You can either just let your hair air dry or diffuse it. For the best look you will want to using some type of curl shaping spray while you hair is wet.
If you have naturally curly hair the you want to make sure they are soft and thin. This short curly hairdo look awesome on most face shapes but the framing hairstyle really stuns with round and square shapes best. This isn’t the most versatile option but is one that really looks good with women who already have curly hair.
Go Extremely Short and Bold
Chances are if you have chosen to go short its because you are going natural, making a statement or just like shorter cuts. We think going super short is the boldest thing to do. Add a splash of color and maybe go with a taper and you have one daring cut. The sides should be a lot short than the top giving you the look of a faux hawk cut.
Start with really short cut leaving the top long. With damp hair start by blow drying your hair forward. When you have completely dried your hair grab your favorite product for piecing your hair and add a little texture to the look.
We like using a light wax to help style a cut like this one. Some finishing paste have a 24 hold guarantee and works great if you have layers that you want to show off. For woman seeking this shorter style you will find that thin to thick hair works great and it looks good with almost all face shapes. If you are adding color to your hair try to stick with the color accents to the front of the hair. For that flattering look try highlights that will look natural.
Razor Pixie Textured Cut
Some times you want that hot and trendy look. This razored pixie can have a lot of volume and the razored edges and layers add a lot of texture. The hair on the top is longer and fuller than the rest of the cut. By simply pushing your hair forward you can add a look of volume to the cut. With this short cut we are sure you are going to get asked a lot of questions and wonderful stares.
Start this look by gently towel drying your hair after you have washed it after getting out of the shower. Now go grab that blow dry and using your fingers blow dry your shorter cut forward. To create a lot of volume you want to push the hair from the back to the front.
Get a slanted look for your bangs by simply flicking them to the side and style them so that they frame the face. You will then finish the look using your best texturizing and styling product. Hair Play Clay is a great sculpting product for a look like this. You can use it to help create volume by roughing up your roots or you can pinch those ends for a more whimsy and textured look.
What look doesn’t this look great with? We think any face shape will be fabulous with this short pixie haircut. Its cool and fun and all face shape rock. Thick straight hair works best however you may be able to get away with wavy hair. Different colors flatter for different people so you make need to find what color complements your face.
Short Hairstyle Trends
Pixie hair has become more and more popular over the years and more and more women are going with the shorter cuts. As more and more celebrities go for the chop these boyish all so feminine styles are probably going to be one of this years go to cuts. From the edgy looks to the more softer cute styles you can find them sexy, funky and classic.
While there is the traditional cut that is usually short all over you will find the more modern cuts can be choppy, texturized, have longer bangs and a lot of other styling options. If you are trying to find the pixie that will suit you best here are two things to consider. One is the density of your hair and your face shape. Some believe these cuts work best on women with thick hair but fine and straight hair works as well. However if you have thin hair you may need to find or use product to help add body.
Many women are sure if they like their hair when they first cut it. The thing is that you’ve been so use to wearing hair long that the short hair takes some time getting use to. Check out the pixie haircuts below. If you enjoyed this post please share it with your friends.