As 2021 is drawing to an end, it’s time to think of New Year resolutions and ponder over what the coming year has in store for us. The last two years have been admittedly rough on most of us. If you are still feeling the lingering effects of it all, it is time to put it all behind us, look ahead and shake the weariness off. What better way to start the New Year with a new hairstyle! Speaking of hairstyles, short hairstyles are coming back, and it looks like they are here to stay.
For decades, women have opted for short hairstyles for various reasons. It is a matter of convenience for some, while for others, short hair is a means to exude power and professionalism. In recent years, short hair has been a means to achieve that laid-back and effortless look.
In today’s times, lifestyles have become very hectic, and we are constantly struggling to manage our lives and spend time productively. It has thus become important now more than ever to utilize time efficiently and eliminate tasks and activities that are draining your time. However, the desire to look our best and be well-maintained at all times is always there.
Therefore, short hairstyles are the best way to achieve that effortlessly chic look, particularly if you have a very busy routine throughout the day. They are low maintenance and easy to style. You do not require a lot of time and product to make it look good so that they can be economical too. Sometimes a simple shower in the morning or a normal combing routine is all it takes for you to get ready.
So, if you are wondering what kind of short hairstyles will be popular in 2022, there is no one definite answer to this. You can go to either end of the spectrum and go for a textured or smooth look. You can add a lot of texture to the hair through many layers. It gives hair a messy chic appearance and looks effortlessly stylish. On the other hand, if you are aiming for a neat and edgy look, you can opt for a bob with hair cut in the same length. The commonality between the two different looks is blunt edges which is a twist to the classic hairstyles that have made a comeback from the past.
Here are a few examples of different kinds of short hairstyles that may be quite popular in 2022.
- Short hair with textured layers and blunt edges that frame the face and go till the collar bone.
- A French-inspired blunt bob is shorter and looks good regardless of hair type.
- Have shaggy hair? No worries! It looks like the textured shaggy bob hairstyle is here to stay.
- If you want bangs but not the shorter ones, you can opt for longer bangs that fall to the side of the face. The longer bangs seem to be a rendition of the curtain bangs, which were very much in 2021.
Effortless waves are expected to remain quite popular in 2022. You don’t necessarily need to have long hair to achieve that look. These can look equally nice on shorter hair, too, depending on how you style it. The examples of short hairstyles are only a few of the many styles that are expected to make their way in 2022. You can consult with your stylist and consider a look that complements your face cut and your lifestyle as well.