Want one of the best hairstyles of the year? Get inspired by these celebrities' short bangs, pixie cuts, angled bobs, bouncy curls and more
The only thing better than a bob is an angled bob. It complements oval- and heart-shaped faces—and is a fresh, edgy take on a classic.
Short bangs do take maintenance, but there's no prettier way to channel Audrey Hepburn.
Short hair can be versatile: with strands smartly slicked back, a cropped cut moonlights as a faux-updo.
Classic side-swept bangs are perfect for the all-grown-up girl-next-door.
A pretty twist and bouncy curls give the pop queen a glamorous, Old-Hollywood vibe.
A classic bob flatters the actress's face shape and helps her stand out in the gorgeous and blonde crowd (although she didn't exactly need help with that).
Kidman's long, layered cut is polished and simple, proving that sometimes less is more.
The How I Met Your Mother star garnered attention (and plenty of compliments, we're guessing) with a pretty flapper-inspired chop.
A pixie cut takes Williams from "pretty girl" to "serious style-setter."
If you have the stick-straight strands to pull it off, a sharply-layered style is super chic.
Growing out long bangs? McAdams doesn't sweat it—she just disguises them with a cute center-part.
Barrymore embraces her curls (and ditches the ombré hair color) with a gorgeous layered 'do.
Blunt-cut bangs are a fresh update for Bullock.
Choppy layers in Pfeiffer's waves create an overall vibrant, youthful look. The result? Farah Fawcett's iconic hair meets the 21st century.
Graduated layers give some life and movement to Stone's deep side part. Bonus: This looks good on just about everyone.
A sharp, single-layer bob is a risk, but one that comes with the payoff of looking instantly polished and put-together—even with a pink tint.
So Berry's pixie isn't exactly new, but we couldn't resist this flattering and playful faux hawk.
The long, grown-out bob is one of the best cuts...ever. Leave it to the girl who started "the Rachel" to set off the trend.
From her newly-svelte figure to a set of lash-grazing, face-flattering bangs, Jennifer Hudson is clearly on a style roll.
The Glee actress chopped off her blonde locks to match her character's rebellious turn, but we consider it sweet and sophisticated off-screen.
Gussy up your go-to hairstyle with a few of our favorite hair accessories.
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First Published Fri, 2011-12-16 16:22
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