Sexy Short Hairstyles: The Best Short Haircuts for 2014

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Sexy Short Hairstyles: The Best Short Haircuts for 2014

Ready for a gorgeous new haircut? Short hairstyles make a real statement, so try one of these celebrity short hairstyles for 2014. From the pixie cut to the bob, we love these short cuts.


Julianne Hough



Julianne’s hair just keeps getting better and better. This choppy, short hairstyle is both edgy and stylish.

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Ginnifer Goodwin



When it comes to stlying her short haircut, Ginnifer Goodwin is a pro. Her side-swept layered bangs soften her pixie cut and make it more wearable.

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Jennifer Lawrence



Hollywood’s “It” Girl JLaw shocked her fans with an Instagram photo debuting her cropped ‘do. Since then Jennifer Lawrence’s short haircut has proved to be incredibly versatile and has inspired lots of celebrity pixie cuts in Hollywood.

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Mariska Hargitay



Fans have seen Detective Olivia Benson’s haircuts change throughout the seasons of Law and Order: SVU. This sleek bob with bangs is a short haircut that complements most face shapes.

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Anne Hathaway



Anne Hathaway’s pixie haircut provides a beautiful frame for delicate features. Plus it’s a no-fuss, wash-and-go style.

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Keira Knightley



An asymmetrical bob with a side part is super flattering on Keira’s square face shape. It’s also a great short haircut for heart-shaped faces.

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Carey Mulligan



This chic pixie cut is easy to maintain and style. However, this particular short hairstyle usually works best with petite features.

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Marion Cotillard



We love Marion’s easy, swingy bob. The short cut is perfect for women with a little natural texture in their hair.

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Cate Blanchett



A short bob with longer bangs like Cate’s is a great way to frame your face and soften your features.

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Christina Hendricks



Not-so-perfect curls give short hair some sassy sex appeal. Use a 1-inch curling iron to curl your whole head, and then run your fingers through your hair to break the curls up.

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Helen Mirren



If you want a short haircut that will elongate your neck and slim your face, try a bob that ends right below your chin.

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Feeling bold? Ask for a cut that’s short on the sides and longer on top. Use gel to style the longer hair.

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Brooklyn Decker



The model’s golden-blond crop oozes California-girl cool. To get her look, ask your stylist for a choppy bob with graduated layers.

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Michelle Dockery



The Downton Abbey star is ladylike both on- and off-screen. Long, chin-length layers like hers work on virtually any face shape.

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Kerry Washington



Kerry Washington’s chin-length bob haircut and big curls create a beautifully feminine look.

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Lena Dunham



Always her own woman and the very picture of hipster-chic, we were happy to see Lena go with a short, edgy haircut this year. It’s flattering and fierce.

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Michelle Williams



The pixie isn’t just for super-delicate faces! Michelle’s classic cut puts her larger features front-and-center and really works. (But keep in mind, a pixie isn’t great for downplaying features you don’t like.)

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Jane Lynch



Jane’s shaggy crop is a great wash-and-wear style for ladies who don’t have a lot of time to style. It works especially well for women with a slight natural wave. Ask for longer pieces in the front to frame your face.

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Viola Davis



More volume near the jaw line flatters oval-shaped faces, like Viola’s.

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Miley Cyrus



Miley’s super edgy style has grown out into a chic pixie. Whether or not you liker her antics you have to admit she’s rocking the platinum blond cut.

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Halle Berry



It was the pixie cut seen, coveted, and recreated around the world. This updated version that Halle Berry is rocking now is styled with soft spikes on top (don’t use too much product, just enough to tousle). Strong features and a healthy dose of confidence also help pull off this very short haircut.

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Jennifer Hudson



This pixie cut is a great look for Jennifer. The piecey layers give it movement and volume.

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Katharine McPhee



This songstress is something of a hair chameleon but this short, layered bob is our favorite among her many hairstyles.

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Sarah Paulson



A deep side part and blunt ends give Sarah’s look a modern, edgy appeal. This style is perfect for ladies with straight hair.

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Cameron Diaz



We love Cameron Diaz’s ultra-feminine, chin-length bob. The soft layers and extra volume give it subtle sex appeal.

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Kirsten Dunst



Wispy bangs and a slightly angled cut give this short bob a chic, downtown vibe.

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Arizona Muse



Supermodel Arizona Muse’s bob is a classic cut that will flatter most face shapes.

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Karlie Kloss



This supermodel’s short bob haircut launched a million lookalikes and for good reason! Her blunt ends and bangs are fashion-forward and chic.

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Gretchen Mol



Gretchen Mol’s wavy bob proves that texture and a short haircut are a stylish match.

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Katie Holmes



This sleek bob is a departure from Katie’s normal classic look and we love it! Tucking it behind the ears shows off her features and flatters her face shape.

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