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Elegant short hairstyles from 60: These snappy haircuts can conjure away a few years!

Often women receive numerous instructions on how to dress, make up, do their hair or behave. And these instructions become more numerous and wilder as women reach 60. But the question remains: Why should you stop living your life on your own terms just because the dates on the calendar disappear? That’s why we won’t tell you here what hairstyle is age-appropriate. Instead, we will simply inform you about the latest, most stylish and fashionable haircuts that suit your hair texture and face shape. If you are a woman over 60 and looking for dashing short hairstyles that make you look younger, then this is the right article for you. We will show you elegant short hairstyles over 60 below: take a look at the pictures and get inspired.

Elegant short hairstyles from 60 – short grey hair

Elegant short hairstyles from 60 - short gray hair

Short gray hair for women over 60, this hairstyle is very elegant and graceful and makes any woman look classy and young. Use purple shampoo to keep your natural gray brassy-free, and style a side-swept fringe – and voila! The compliments are guaranteed.

Classic, fashion forward pixie.

Classic fashion forward pixie - hairstyles for women over 60

There’s something very intriguing about salt and pepper hair. But that’s not the only reason we fell in love with this haircut . This is one of the most stylish pixie haircuts for women over 60. The choppy strands combined with the salt and pepper effect add volume and a whole new dimension to this stylish haircut. Styled without a visible parting and with choppy strands falling over the forehead, this hairstyle makes a pretty picture.

Pixie cut for ladies over 60 - elegant short hairstyles

Pixie haircuts for women over 60 go best with all hair colors and give you ample space to showcase your style.

Sassy wavy pixie haircuts for over 60s with and without glasses.

Sassy wavy pixie haircuts for over 60s with and without glasses


A pixie hairstyle suits women with all hair types and all hair textures. For thinner hair, waves work perfectly as they add volume and dimension to the haircut.

Elegant short hairstyles from 60 – Pixie Cut for thick hair.

Elegant short hairstyles from 60 - Pixie Cut for thick hair

This is one of the many short pixie haircuts for older women. A short pixie cut is still one of the best ways to look good. This haircut is so legendary that age is not an obstacle. Cutting off your short haircut will give your hair a well-blended look. You don’t have to go to the hairdresser as often because the haircut is easy to maintain.

Elegant short hairstyles from 60 – Feathered haircut.

Elegant short hairstyles from 60 - Feathered haircut


The feathered haircut has also made a big comeback. Here is one of those super stylish short haircuts for women over 60. This hairstyle is heavily layered and has volume and texture all over. The Feather Cut adds so much more fullness to the hair, while the color combination adds to the beauty of this hairstyle.

Haircuts for women over 60 – the classic bob that makes younger

Haircuts for ladies over 60 - the classic bob that makes younger

How is it even possible to make a list of short hairstyles for women over 60 and not mention the classic bob? This shoulder length, gorgeous and classic bob will never go out of fashion and we are pretty sure about that. This classic style is so beautiful, elegant and sophisticated. The side parting is a great addition.

Elegant short hairstyles from 60: creamy blonde bob with bangs.

Elegant short hairstyles from 60 - creamy blonde bob with bangs

While many short hairstyles for women over 60 are choppy from top to bottom, this sassy bob is quite blunt at the ends but textured and voluminous in the middle.

Peppy shag cut for fine hair to look younger

Peppy shag cut for fine hair to look younger

Shag haircuts were very popular in the 60s and have made a comeback. With its stylish and flattering bumps, this haircut is one of the best hairstyles for 60-year-old women with fine hair. The textured layers add volume and bounce, especially at the top. The uneven bangs further enhance the illusion of volume. This is a multipurpose hairstyle that will help you deal with thinning and fine hair while looking stylish.

Snappy short haircuts for women over 60 – asymmetrical bob.

Snappy short haircuts for women over 60 - asymmetrical bob

Here is another one of the best short hairstyles for women over 60 – asymmetrical A-line bob. Don’t let it take you away from your edgy, stylish side just because you’ve turned 60. Get inspired by the hairstyle presented here and get going. It’s the perfect blend of chic and exciting. And it will make you look years younger – an added advantage!

Short hairstyle with curls for older women with and without glasses.

Short haircut with curls for older women

Add some fun dimensions with curly hairstyles for women over 60. This chin-length blonde curly hairstyle is our absolute favorite. It will easily rejuvenate your look by years, because that’s what curls do.

Curly hair - elegant short hairstyles for ladies over 60

It is a stylish hairstyle that is also one of the most sought-after short hairstyles for mature women.

Short layered haircut with balayage highlights.

Short layered haircut with balayage highlights

It is not a bad idea to change your monochromatic hair. Your short, layered hair will look gorgeous with a combination of two or more colors. The highlights don’t have to be shiny and you can mix two natural colors. Thick and short layered hair will make your hair look voluminous.