60 Popular Haircuts & Hairstyles For Women Over 60

Hairstyles For Women Over 60

As you age the type of style that you want to have will likely change. The important thing to remember is that you have a lot of options that can help you look and feel younger. We are lucky to live in a time when age is truly just a number. Here are 60 hairstyles and haircuts for women over 60 to consider when you book your next visit to the stylist.

1. Asymmetrical Pixie

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Asymmetrical Pixie Cut

This hip and stylish cut is idea for busy ladies, and it does a lot to take years off the face. Pixie cuts come in a lot of different styles so be sure to let your stylist know that you want it quite a bit longer in the front if going with this particular look.

2. Before & After

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Before & After

We show this picture because it shows just how dramatic change you can get a cut and style. This lady looks at least ten years younger in little time. A light makeup application completed this look, and the model is almost unrecognizable from her before picture.

3. Blunt Razor Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Blunt Razor Bob

This rounded bob with bangs sets off the eyes and frames a gorgeous smile. A bonus is that you have enough length for an updo.

4. Classic Updo

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Classic Updo

Long hair sometimes needs to be tucked away, and this look shows that you can look elegant at the same time. There are a lot of hair accessories that can make an updo a lot easier to get when you are in a hurry.

5. The Emmy Lou Layers

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Emmylou

Emmy Lou Harris is a fashion and music icon. Her shaggy silvery cut truly brings out her beauty. This is a cut that can be done by any stylist with no hassle, and it grows out well if you want more length at times or just don’t get to the stylist often.

6. The Fonda

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Fonda Shag

Jane Fonda knows how to rock this textured short highlighted cut. This style will help get you through the work week without a lot of time spent on styling.

7. Grey Highlight Curls

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Grey Highlight Curls

A curly vintage look is classy, and we love the variation of color in this look.

8. Long Straight Low Pony

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Grey Long Silver

A low ponytail keeps hair back, and we love the natural flow of this mostly straight look. Braiding the hair is another pretty way to get a different look.

9. Dark Grey Tips Long Grey Waves

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Grey Wavy Dark Silver Tips

Big hair can be a lot of fun. This look is truly age-defying and fun. A great look for those with thicker hair and that like some edge to their style.

10. Major Chin Length Curls

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Highlighted Major Curls Chin Length

Big well defined highlighted curls look simply elegant all the time.

11. Jenner Pixie

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Jenner

Kris Jenner knows a thing or two about hair and this well-done pixie does a lot for her face.

12. Kinky Natural Curls

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Kinky Curls

Letting hair have some natural gray and white in it over the years can really set it off as you can see from this kinky curly look.

13. Long Fab White Blonde

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Long Fabulous White Blonde

This style is almost a titanium color and the slight curl at the bottom shows off the fantastic volume.

14. Long Silky Soft Gray

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Long Silky Soft Gray

These layers are something you can just get lost in.

15. Natural Long Center Part

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Long Straight Natural

A basic yet gorgeous all the same look.

16. Long White Curly Elegance

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Long White Silky Elegance

The Hollywood bombshell look can be had at any age.

17. Lots of Layers Blunt Cut

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Lots Of Layers

Soft layers and bangs will frame your face in elegant style.

18. Marcel Wave

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Marcel

This is another old Hollywood look that is fabulous when worn by older ladies that want glamor.

19. Messy Layered Shoulder Length Curls

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Messy Layered Curl

If you have a lot of natural waves it is sometimes best to just go with it and let your beauty shine.

20. Christie Brinkley’s Long Side Sweep

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Messy Layered Long Curls Christie

It is hard to believe that Christie is over 60.

21. Helen Mirren’s Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Mirren

If you are over 60, it pays to keep up with Helen Mirren if only for her great hairstyle choices.

22. Ombre Layers

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Ombre Layers

This well-done ombre shows that older ladies can rock this trend with no problems.

23. Tousled Very Short Pixie

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Pixie Cut

The pixie doesn’t require a lot of maintenance, and it looks great on any face shape.

24. Razor Cut Red Pixie

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Pixie Cut Razor Cut and Red

A deep burgundy pixie cut with an edge looks good on a lot of women.

25. Faith Hill’s Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Razor Cut

Faith Hill has never been afraid of short hair that we love this mid-length layered bob and bangs on her.

26. Tapered At Nape Heavily Razored Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Razor Tapered Nape Cut

This cut has a bit more length to it than a lot of similar looks. The jagged lines create a youthful look for ladies over 60.

27. Round Asymmetrical Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Round Asymmetrical Bob

A rounded short cut makes your smile truly shine. Rounded bobs are popular because they hug the face so closely.

28. Hip Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Round Hip Bob

The overall look of this cut is super hip style. We love the sunglasses too! If you need to this style easily transitions to an updo.

29. Grey Curly Ombre

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Grey Curly Ombre

The curl pattern of this look and the contrast between brown and gray is lovely.

30. Opal Undercut

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Opal Undercut

Opal hair is something those that are naturally gray or white haired should consider bringing their look up to date. Undercuts keep thick hair manageable.

31. Short Bob With Bangs

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Short Bob With Blunt Bangs Below Chin

A good bob for those with thinning hair.

32. Short Blunt Bang Ear Length Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Short Bob With Blunt Bangs Super Thick Hair

This superior face framing chin length cut with bangs does a good job being stylish yet manageable.

33. Super Thick Bob & Bangs
Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Short Bob With Blunt Bangs

Very thick hair does well with a blunt cut bob like this one.

34. Heavily Layered Platinum Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Short Heavily Layered Platinum

This look is easy to style and stunning, and you get it all in one cute little cut! Just 5 minutes of styling in the morning is about all you need.

35. Shaggy Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Short Layered Bob

Diane Keaton always seems to be wearing a cute bob these days. Here flared out layers are simply fun and pretty at the same time.

36. Rounded Sleek Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Sleek Chin Length

Sleek chin length hair that turns in to frame the face makes for a pretty youthful style.

37. Super Short Two Tone Red & Blonde Cut

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Super Short Two Tone Red & Blonde

This red and blonde look is hip and fun yet very flattering.

38. Tousled Side Swept Longer Pixie

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Tousled Side Swept Longer Pixie

It is hard not to love this longer and more textured take on the pixie cut.

39. Very Short Round Highlights

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Rounded Very Short Round With Highlights

This Bob does well for ladies with fine hair.

40. Sally Fields

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Sally Fields

Sally knows that a bob cut frames her face and makes her look a lot younger than her years.

41. Sharon Osbourne Hot Red Pixie

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Sharon

If you like the style that takes it to another level than look no further than Sharon. If red is not your color, then consider a deep black blue or dark burgundy color.

42. Short Texture & Volume

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Short Texture & Volume

A cute little side sweeps for those that want to keep it simple.

43. Shoulder Length Choppy Layers & Blunt Bangs

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Shoulder Length Razor Cutl

The location of the layers sets off the beauty of the face. An occasional trim is all you need to keep this style up besides a good weekly conditioner.

44. Shaggy Layers & Feathered Bangs

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Shoulder Length Stacked Sideswept Bob

Layers and bangs seem to be essential for a lot of stylish looks.

45. Stacked Side Swept Pixie Cut

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Shoulder Length Stacked Sideswept Bob

This pixie cut combines more than one color of blonde for an outgoing look that is easy to manage.

46. Tousled Little Shaggy Bob With Bangs

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Shoulder Length Tousled Shaggy Short Cut

The waves and shaggy texture of this cut combine with the bangs for a flattering and youthful cut.

47. Shoulder Length Violet Grey Lob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Shoulder Length Violet

This color is just amazing. You can have a lot of fun with a more pastel look when it comes to your bob. Soft pink, violet, blue, and yellow tone are all possibilities.

48. Side Swept Soft Basic Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Side Swept Bob

Soft contours and naturally gray hair are stunning together. This brings out gorgeous eyes and skin.

49. Just Above The Shoulders Side Sweep

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Side Swept Just Above The Shoulders

This professional yet classy cut is long enough to give you the option of an updo or a half up style. If you are out in the working world still, this is a go-to look.

50. Long Layers & Side Swept Bangs

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Side Swept Long Layers

A classy side sweep and long layers make an ethereal look for long hair fans.

51. Soft Just Above The Shoulders Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Soft Side Swept Softly Layered

This is a sweet yet sassy little bob that frames the face beautifully.

52. Short Spiky

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Spiky Short

Short and spiky cuts can be a lot of fun, and they are simple to maintain. For added drama, you can get some highlights added in. Styling is as simple as a little bit of hair balm or wax.

53. Stacked Layers & Highlights

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Stacked Cut

This stacked bob has a lot of texture and sophistication. The asymmetrical lines are hip and stylish.

54. Ms. Welch Long Highlight Layers

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 The Welch

Raquel Welch defies her age with impeccable style with this long and layered look. Ms. Welch has a lot of styles that are captured in her best-selling wig collection.

55. Tucked Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Tuck N Bob

A cute tucked behind the ears bob is all a lot of ladies need for a great new style.

56. Face Framing Razor Bob With Bangs
Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Ultimate Razor Bob

This look means you will never have to worry about having a look that doesn’t have a lot of texture and drama to it. Gorgeous highlights and well-cut bangs emphasize pretty eyes.

57. Very Long Silver Waves

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Very Long Silver

Just because you are over 60 doesn’t mean you cannot have long luxurious hair. Just be aware of the importance of conditioning regularly and getting ends trimmed to avoid a scraggly appearance.

58.Wavy Swept Away Chin Skimming Cut

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 Wavy Chin Length Volume

A classy bob with waves and highlights should always be considered for your next look.

59. Platinum & Red Asymmetrical Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 White & Red Asymmetrical Volume Bob
This is a bob that is so much fun. A rock n roll inspired streaky look is gorgeous on older ladies if the right colors are used.

60. Silver Super Volume Silver Sheen Light Curl Bob

Hairstyles For Women Over 60 White Volume Bob

Silver hair is downright gorgeous when done well. This Bob has an insane amount of volume and the wavy swept over bangs make one think of old Hollywood.

Hair Tips For Ladies Over 60

Over the years everyone’s hair changes in some ways. Some styles may be better for thinner hair than others, or you may decide that you can’t deal with very long hair anymore. Here are some tips for great style.

● Don’t be afraid of fun and fabulous color. There is no reason older ladies cannot wear some of the hot color trends out there.
● Be open to change when in comes to your hair.
● Consider wigs and extensions for changing up your look with ease or combating thinning hair. There are so many wigs and extensions out there that are affordable.
● Visit your stylist at least a few times a year. Maintaining any look is going to require doing a little something once in awhile. A good stylist can also help you decide on different looks over the years.
● Use quality hair care products but not too much of any one thing. A lot of the looks described in this post are of a shorter length. There is a tendency to use too much product on short hair, and this can lead to building up that weighs hair down.