25 Stunning Short Hairstyles For Women Over 40

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Throughout their school life, girls have keep their hair short as they have to follow the rules in school. Once out of school, they like to have long hair. Then comes the thirties and women get more confident as they have tried and tested everything. By the time they reach the forties, the hair becomes thin due to child-birth or other reasons. Also, forties is the time when women want to feel young again. So, nothing appeals more than trying out some short hairstyles. In forties, women feel lively again as if you are in your twenties. So, there is an urge to look good and to feel beautiful. Nothing can make you feel better than a great hairstyle.

There are innumerable short hairstyles for women over 40. What hairstyle you choose will depend on the type of hair you have whether you have straight, curly or wavy hair. It will also depend on whether you have thick hair or thin hair. Short bobs look great on straight thick hair. Shaggy hairstyles suit thin hair and look good on any type of hair. Shaggy hairstyles give volume to hair and makes the hair look full of life. Short hairstyles look chic and make you look younger. You have really chic hairstyles with short hair and it can reduce your age by nearly 10-15 years. So, go on and take a look at some great hairstyles you can adorn.

If you liked our selection, perhaps these other posts will interest you too, Hairstyles For Women Over 40, Short Hairstyles For Women Over 50, Short Hairstyles For Older Women and Short Hairstyles For Mature Women.

Alicia Witt

Alicia is sporting a short layered shag. the frontal bangs help cover her broad forehead.

Alicia Witt

Alicia Witt

Short hair

She has cut her hair really short. This hairstyle is great if you want to make your curly look straight for sometime.

Short hair

Short hair

Chic hairdo

She is a rockstar and has cut her hair really short. This hairstyle is ideal if you need a break from combing your hair for sometime.

Chic hairdo

Chic hairdo

Cute Short Haircut

She has just had a cute short haircut. This one is easy to maintain.

Cute Short Haircut

Cute Short Haircut

Very short bob cut

This is a very short bob cut. she has styled her hair in the front using a brush.

Very short bob cut

Very short bob cut

Blue Hair

This is neat short bob. she adds a dazzle to her hairstyle buy coloring it in two shades of blue.

Blue Hair

Blue Hair

Sleek hairdo

Here is a sleek hairdo for straight hair. The short frontal bangs have been combed to the side.

Sleek hairdo

Sleek hairdo

Short Red Hair

Go wild with this hairstyle. Red colored hair cut short will give you a funky look.

Short Red Hair

Short Red Hair

Thick frontal bangs

She has cut her hair to form thick bangs in the front. The hair is longer on the temples.

Thick frontal bangs

Thick frontal bangs

Layered shag

She is a rich lady and has styled her hair in a short layered shag. She has sparkling eyes.

Layered shag

Layered shag

Very short shag

She has thin but straight hair and has decided to do a very short shag. This will suit formal as well as casual hair.

Very short shag

Very short shag

Blunt Shag

She is wearing a blunt shag. She has kept long frontal bangs which cover her forehead fully when she take a side parting.

Blunt Shag

Blunt Shag

Beautiful Short Hair

She looks beautiful with short hair. This hairstyle suits her face cut perfectly well.

Beautiful Short Hair

Beautiful Short Hair

Soft Short Haircut

She has ahead a soft short haircut. This is ideal for a casual look. This haircut highlights her natural beauty.

Soft Short Haircut

Soft Short Haircut

New Short Hair

This hairstyle is like that of a doll. It has short frontal bangs covering the forehead and spikey blunt hairstyle for the remaining hair.

New Short Hair

New Short Hair

Looking younger

This is a corporate hairstyle and can make you look more than 10 years younger.

Looking younger

Looking younger

New Hair Color

She has frontal bangs and has had short layers for the remaining hair. She has colored her hair red copper-red.

New Hair Color

New Hair Color

Short Hair

If you are in your late 40’s, well this is the hairstyle to go for.

Short Hair

Short Hair

Streaked Red

She has a short blunt haircut and has streaked her hair red. The red hair is a little longer than the rest of the hair.

Streaked Red

Streaked Red

Chic Rock

This is an absolute rock star hairstyle. The only thing missing on her are some tattoos.

Chic Rock

Chic Rock

Cool In The Pool

She has a messy shag and is chilling in the pool with a umbrealla.

Cool In The Pool

Cool In The Pool

Jazzy New Hairstyle

If you want to go for a freaky new hairstyle which does not make any sense, this is the one for you.

Jazzy New Hairstyle

Jazzy New Hairstyle

Neat Haircut

She has a short yet very sober looking hair cut. She looks pretty.

Neat Haircut

Neat Haircut

Sleek and Chic

This is a sleek hairstyle and looks very good on her. She has bright eyes.

Sleek and Chic

Sleek and Chic

Whacky Hairdo

This is one whacky hairdo. If you have tried everything else, go for this one to feel different.

Whacky Hairdo

Whacky Hairdo

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