Best Haircuts for Your 50s

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50s: Ann Curry

A rounded bob adds oomph to fine locks.

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50s: Angela Bassett

A short shag cut makes bouncy waves easy.

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50s: Julianne Moore

A long layered cut adds movement to straight tresses.

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50s: Michelle Pfeiffer

A center part combined with strategic layers adds swing without looking severe.

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50s: Meredith Vieira

A long bob flatters the jawline and is easy to put up on an "off" day.

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50s Real Woman: Josseline Charas

Growing out greys? Forgo a harsh, sleek style for face-framing layers.

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50s Real Woman: Asia Janina Dyrkacz

Fine hair appears fuller when cut between the chin and the collarbone.

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50s Real Woman: Deirdre Barnes

A blunt, shoulder-skimming cut fattens limp locks.

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50s Real Woman: Tanya Pushkine

Emphasize natural texture with a well shaped, shoulder-length cut.

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50s Real Woman: Marie Bongiorno

Avoid stick straight styling which can make the face look too angular.


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First Published Wed, 2012-02-01 11:25

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