Pamela Anderson did it, same with Robin Wright. Halle Berry has been doing it for years. These 40+ gals chopped off their locks and now sport sexy, short hairstyles.
If you are feeling the itch to go short and chic, but aren’t sure if it will suit you, then you need to read this advice.
Celebrity Stylist Billy Lowe has some things for you to think about before you get the big chop.
Billy: One of the biggest issues a woman faces when she decides to cut her hair short is body consciousness. I’m not talking head & shoulders. It’s everything including facial features, your neckline, even your headshape and how your hair frames your face. For example:
A Short Cut = A New Headshape
You’ve got to remember that if you’ve had longer hair all your life and you decide to go short – your entire head will appear to have a completely different shape than before (usually it will be a lot rounder looking). This means you have to be very careful of any cuts or styles that look like a helmet or a bowl.
Remember Sally Field’s famous line in Steele Magnolias: “Shelby was right. It does look like a brown football helmet!” Continue Reading