Are you an older woman considering a pixie haircut for your next new hairstyle? There are a zillion reasons to try one and not just because they’re super cute! Many are low maintenance, flatter any face shape, and can be tweaked to express your personality with hair color, side bangs, and braids!
Check out these gorgeous pixie haircuts for older women!
1. Long Pixie with Side Bang
If you’re used to short haircuts, you can keep your traditional and familiar style yet try out a pixie cut by going shorter. A soft side bang makes the style cuter and the vibe is still adult-like yet youthful on older women in this platinum blonde.
2. Short Pixie in Light Blonde
For this shorter length pixie haircut, hair is about the same length all over, but may be a little longer at the bang section. Try a light blonde or even white for a flattering, fresh color.
3. Choppy Pixie with Layers
Remember when Jane Fonda rocked this hairstyle in Monster-In-Law? Now you can have her voluminous haircut on your older woman self just by adding choppy layers to create texture.
4. Pixie Haircut for Fine Hair
For older women with fine hair, pixie haircuts will take your locks and fashion it into something chic. Keep locks locker at the crown and top of the head and shorter everywhere else for easy style.
5. Highlighted Pixie with Side Part
If you’re used to center parts, you can get whole new perspective by parting your highlighted pixie at the side. One side will be shorter and the other longer for dimension.
6. Pixie Cut with Waves
Are your eyes your favorite feature? If so, you’ll love the way this side parted pixie with soft waves is shorter than the ears. It will elongate your face and highlight your neck as well.
7. Natural Black Hair Pixie
Pixie haircuts are perfect for black older women growing out their natural hair. Not only will your hair have a chance to get long and healthy again, but you can easily shape its natural curls with just a bit of product.
8. Red Pixie Haircut for Woman Over 60
Are you an older woman hoping to spend less time styling your hair in the morning? Pick a rich hair color to gloss over your pixie haircut, straighten it, and smooth it down for this look.
9. Soft Curly Pixie
Here’s one easy yet adorable pixie for women over 70: shorter body around the head and a long front will help you emphasize soft curls that frame the face.
10. Very Short Pixie
For this very short pixie for older women, hair is trimmed to under an inch all over. You can either blow-dry and brush the hair straight or leave it slightly wavy.
11. A-Line Pixie for Grey Hair
Be proud of your grey hair by rocking it on either an A-line or asymmetrical pixie haircut. The style will flatteringly frame your face and the body is easily thickened up by working in hairspray or mousse.
You’ll love running your fingers through this pixie with long bangs for older women. Wear them straight to emphasize length and add a beautiful shade of golden blonde to brighten the look up.
13. Spiky Pixie
Cutting hair to only an inch long all over will make it easy to create this spiky texture. Use a blow-dryer or just finger comb hair product to get piecey texture.
Is your thick hair driving you crazy? Get it off your shoulders and up into a pixie haircut. The thickness will be apparent and gorgeous as a light red and you’ll save time in the morning.
15. Platinum Pixie for Round Face
On older women with round faces, spiky pixie haircuts have a way of elongating the face. Brush down the sides so they’re flat but focus the spikiness on just the top.
16. Straight Blonde Pixie
If you can’t go lighter and be a blonde when you’re an older woman, when can you? Blend different shades of the beloved color on a long straight pixie. Bangs are short but hair near the ears is left long.
17. Layered Pixie
Maintain the thickness in your hair by asking your stylist for layers. They’ll fall gently on either side of your head and help to build chic body. A few blonde highlights will add to your look.
18. Blunt Pixie
Want to maintain a bit of edge in your hairstyle? Alternate choppy and blunt-cut layers. The varying lengths of hair – short in back and long in front – will give an older woman a fierce look.
19. Dark Red + Pixie Haircut
On light skin, dark red is a great color to go with your pixie haircut. For your fine hair, the hair color will disguise any thinness and wearing it brushed straight and flat will ensure your look is chic.
20. Blonde Pixie with Undercut
Everyone will love your edgy take on this super cute blonde pixie cut. With the undercut on the bottom half, a choppy top stands out even more. When going out, use a few hair pins to clip the hair back neatly.
21. Pixie + Wispy Hair
Wispy ends makes this pixie haircut for older women feminine and retain some of the length you might be used to. With the added side bangs and choppy body giving shape to the style, this is a cut no one else will have.
22. Wavy Pixie with Dark Color
To help your pixie haircut feel a little more feminine and soft, give it some wave or encourage the natural waves you have already. A deep burgundy is a stunning color that looks great against dark skin.
23. Golden Pixie
A slightly windblown (aka messy) blonde pixie is great for older women with any face shape. It’s also easy to maintain, whether you have one length of hair consistent throughout or several layers.
Which of these gorgeous pixie haircuts for older women will you choose? Try looking at celebrities you like with pixie haircuts, then pick one you like and start there. Remember, hair grows!