A change in season is a great reason to change your look. Your hair is the easiest and best place to start. Maturity in age doesn’t mean you are limited in the kind of hairstyles you can have. Enjoy your “Helen Mirren” years by looking both stylish and elegant with these 8 hot hairstyles for seniors this summer.
Short and Wispy
The great thing about hair is that it can be an excellent accessory, or you can also use it as an awesome distraction from problem areas. A short and wispy haircut with a few longer strands in the back can help distract attention from any neck wrinkles. The hair texture will hold people’s attention. This simple haircut is both stylish and cool for those hot summer days, especially if you have an active life.
The trick to a good look is to use what you got and show it off to its best advantage. If you have great bone structure, then you can try voluminous waves. This is a longer hairdo so it’s great for those who want to keep their long, beautiful hair. At the same time, it shows of the curvature of their cheekbones the best. Remember hairstyles flatter you.
Pixie Cut with Highlights
Your hair may be fine and flat but that doesn’t mean there are no options for you to choose from. Try a pixie cut with highlights, it should be choppy. You are look for your highlights to pop against your darker roots. The contrast in color will also give your hair personality.
Soft Curly Bob
Out with frumpy hair nest granny and in with cute granny with this soft feminine curly bob. This is a favorite among the hairstyles for women over 60. You can give it more impact by using shiny blonde highlights on the top layer. The length should be up to your chin and it should end in loose cool curls.
Curly Blonde Bob
You are only as old as you feel. Just because you are over 60 doesn’t mean you can’t rock a sweet and cute hairstyle. A bob is just that kind of style. You can use curls to add some emphasis to your bob using hot rollers and or a curling wand. These will create soft curls to go well with your already sweet bob.
Wavy Gray Bob with Bangs
If you have finer hair and are looking for a softer more natural look then go for a wavy bob. This look will accentuate all your best features while looking both mature and yet cute. Add some character, you can go for a vibrant gray color and add bangs. This haircut will have everyone’s attention on you for the best reasons.
Gray is definitely in. Your natural hair color is an advantage and you can work it for a stylish and elegant look. Is your hair thick? Then go for a feathered cut. You can then style it with a root lift. This will give you more volume.
You may be looking to hide “problem areas” like forehead wrinkles. This hairdo is perfect for that. Using eyebrow skimming bangs will let you not only hide those wrinkles but it will also emphasize your eyes.
Granny still has her groove. Age is nothing but a number so show off your femme fatale ways with these summer hairdos. Your hair is within your control and you do not have to be the out of style and frumpy granny, unless that’s a look that you want. Use a great hairstyle to play up your best features and as the ultimate accessory.