Beauty and fashion should be for anyone and everyone. Just because you are past a specific age doesn’t mean you have to restrict yourself to a certain hairstyle, or become boring with respect to fashion. You don’t have to keep dyeing your hair as well. If you chose a haircut wisely according to your face shape and hair type, you can look as stylish and chic even with silver in your hair. in fact , haircut and properly styled hair can take years of your age. As we age, we try to change and adapt our hairstyles, because one we do not want to look gaudy at an advanced age, and it can also get quite boring to look the same for so many years.
There are no specific guidelines as to how you should style your hair. But yes, avoid scraggy haircuts and keep bangs well styles and neat if you have them. If you have gorgeous black hair, turning silver then keep it that way. There is nothing more chic than a salt and pepper look. Old is gold, and age is a beautiful thing so embrace it. Below is a list to guide you through haircuts according to your face and hair type.
The long bob:
The long bob is an excellent choice as it defies age. This is specifically flattering on women with thick and sleek hair, and goes well with all face shapes.
Super short haircut:
Perhaps the most inspiring haircut for an older woman would be one like Judi Dench’s boy cut, especially if your hair is straight and most of it has turned gray of white. Nothing works like this haircut to make you look soft yet respectable at the same time.
Flipped Out Bob:
If you are of the lucky people who have retained their voluminous hair even after the ageing process, this hairstyle is for you. There is a lot of texture and volume at the top of the head, with the ends flipped out.
Bob with texture:
Get a layered bob and slanting layered bangs. This takes away at least ten years from your age, especially if you have wavy hair or hair with large curls.
Clean Pixie Cut :
This hairstyle is cute on women who do not have much grey, and have silky fine hair. It is an even clean cut, and looks gorgeous on oval faces.
Discreetly Angled Bob:
Get a bob, but be careful to not get too many sharp angles. This can make you look older and render a cleverer look. For an added “oomph”, get highlights in shades of brown or black along with wispy bangs.
Short Fluffy Curls:
If your hair is curly, then this one is best for you. get your hairdresser to sweep your hair backwards and cut them towards your face. It’s easy to maintain especially for soft curly hair.
Jane Fonda’s Style:
Jane Fonda’s class and style is so famous that this haircut has permanently acquired her name. If you have thick and abundant hair, this shaggy hairstyle will look as gorgeous on you as it does on her. It is shaggy at the top with layering below the cheek bones and end flipped out. If your hair has more grey, add brown highlight to make the haircut even more chic.