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20 Extraordinary Short Straight Hairstyles That Are All the Buzz Right Now

Short hair exudes boldness, confidence, individuality and style. Straight hair is very modern-looking, chic, clean and neat.

It shows off the architecture of the haircut, hiding nothing. Combined, this kind of haircut speaks beauty and power. Here are 20 short straight hairstyles that you can mix and match to create your own!

  • 20. Tina

    This bob is graduated but has a heavy perimeter, giving it a slight bevel. It’s graduation is shorter in the back and longer in the front and the perimeter is cut even from back to front for a chic finish.

    Short Straight HairstylesGraduated Short Bob Hairstyle with Side Part Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Gloss Drops is a serum that gives hair a luminous finish.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Wider face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and in density will suit this hairstyle.

  • 19. Christine

    This short and sexy haircut is shorter on the bottom and sides with length on top of the head. The hair is worn forward, making the hair on the hairline appear and function as a fringe.

    Short Haircut with FringeShort Haircut with Fringe Back

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Spray Wax is wax in a can with aerosol delivery. This allows for an even and controlled distribution of texture.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Heart face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will best suit this hairstyle.

  • 18. Jen

    This sleek bob has a low graduation that is shorter in the back and longer in the front. It’s perimeter is even from front to back for a classic finish.

    Bob Hairstyle with Low GraduationBob Hairstyle with Low Graduation Back

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a round brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron, beveling the ends in.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.
    6. Set the style with a finishing spray.

    Recommended Products:

    Hold Me Tight is a flexible hold hairspray.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Oval face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will best suit this hairstyle.

  • 17. Stacey

    This ultra short bob is cut with concave layers that accentuate the roundness of the head. The shape of the layers are shorter in the back and longer in the front while the perimeter is cut slightly shorter in the back and longer in the back.

    Bob with Concave LayersBob with Concave Layers Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Spray Wax is wax in a can with aerosol delivery. This allows for an even and controlled distribution of texture.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Oval face shapes with hair that is medium in density and texture will suit this style.

  • 16. Mindy

    This short straight hairstyle is shorn tightly at the nape area, leaving some wispiness at the perimeter. It progressively gets longer as it reaches the top, giving the area above the occipital bone volume and some roundness. The hair is worn towards the face, making the layers on top of the head appear as bangs.

    Short Straight Hairstyle with Layers and BangsShort Straight Hairstyle with Layers and Bangs Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection.
    4. Smooth the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Gloss Drops adds luminous shine and gets rid of frizz.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Longer face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will best suit this chic haircut.

  • 15. Megan

    This sleek and shiny graduated bob is shorter in the back and longer the front with the perimeter cut evenly from front to back. It is worn with a deep side part, giving the front of the heavier side of the part the appearance of being a flattering long side-swept fringe.

    Graduated Bob with Deep Side PartGraduated Bob with Deep Side Part Back

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a round brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Sculpting Foam is a conditioning foam that allows you to shape the hair however you want while blow drying.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Wider face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will best suit this cut and style.

  • 14. Aria

    This is a fun asymmetric bob that’s full of texture! It is cut with layers that are shorter in the back and longer in the front.

    Fun Asymmetric Bob with TextureFun Asymmetric Bob with Texture Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Spray Wax is wax in a can with aerosol delivery. This allows for an even and controlled distribution of texture.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    All face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density can rock this short straight hairstyle.

  • 13. Lisa

    This short hairstyle is layered shorter in the back and longer in the front. On one side, the perimeter is slightly shorter in the back and longer in the front, mirroring the angle of the jaw. On the other side, the back is longer in the back but shorter and disconnected in the front.

    Short Hairstyle with LayersShort Hairstyle with Layers Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Gloss Drops is a serum that gives hair a luminous finish.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Heart face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and in density will best suit this particular hairstyle.

  • 12. Chelsea

    This popular version of the bob is graduated shorter in the back and longer in the front. The perimeter is the same way as the front falls a little above the chin.

    Graduated Chin Length BobGraduated Chin Length Bob Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Sculpting Foam conditions the hair and allows you to blow dry in different ways.

    Face Shape  & Hair Type:

    Wider face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will suit this hairstyle.

  • 11. Priscilla

    This haircut is layered shorter in the front and longer in the back and its perimeter is cut the same way. The top of the head is heavily layered, allowing the layers by the hairline to function as a trendy fringe.

    Layered Short Straight Haircut with FringeLayered Short Straight Haircut with Fringe Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Hot Off The Press will protect the hair from the heat of the flat iron as you finish this style.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Heart face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and in density will best suit this hairstyle.

  • 10. Judy

    This short and sleek bob appears to be beveled in, despite having longer layers. It also seems to have lightness and movement in the perimeter.

    The way this is achieved is by having the hair below the occipital bone graduated short and having the hair above disconnected, long, and layered while draping over the graduation.

    Bob with Long LayersBob with Long Layers Back

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Spray Wax is wax in a can with aerosol delivery. This allows for an even and controlled distribution of texture.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Wider face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and in density will suit this hairstyle.

  • 9. Belinda

    This classic bob has a low graduation that is longer in the back and longer in the front. The perimeter is shorter in the back and longer in the back, except for the the area by the ear which is kept the longest.

    Short Bob Haircut with Low GraduationShort Bob Haircut with Low Graduation Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a round brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth, polish, and bevel the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Gloss Drops will give hair a luminous frizz-free finish.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Wider face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density can easily pull off this short straight hairstyle.

  • 8. Andrea

    This is a heavily layered bob that is styled with a lot of texture and a heavy side-swept fringe.

    Heavily Layered Bob with TextureHeavily Layered Bob with Texture Back

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a round brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Spray Wax is wax in a can with an aerosol delivery. It allows for an even and controlled distribution of texture.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    All face shapes with hair that is high in density and medium in texture will suit this style.

  • 7. Anne

    This sleek bob is layered really short in the back and a bit longer in the front. The perimeter is even from front to back for a polished finish.

    Bob with Short Straight LayersBob with Short Layers Back

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a serum for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Gloss Drops give the hair a luminous frizz-free finish and is the perfecting finishing product for short straight hairstyles like this one.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Longer face shapes with hair that is high in density and medium in texture will suit this style.

  • 6. Cynthia

    This ultra short bob is graduated shorter in the back and longer in the front. The perimeter is longer in the back and shorter in front.

    Graduated Bob with Short BackGraduated Bob with Short Back Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for shine.

    Recommended Products:

    Shine Spray allows you to add shine to the hair without disrupting the style. It is also a lightweight alternative to serums.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Oval face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will best suit this hairstyle.

  • 5. Olivia

    This asymmetric haircut is graduated shorter in the front and longer in the back. The top is left disconnected and long, veiling over one side for a sexy finish.

    Asymmetric Short Straight Haircut with Disconnected TopAsymmetric Short Straight Haircut with Disconnected Top Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Section out the hair on top.
    3. Blow dry the hair underneath with a styling brush using a flat wrapping technique.
    4. Smooth any longer pieces with a flat iron, making sure to prep it with thermal protection first.
    5. Release the hair on top that was sectioned out.
    6. Blow dry the hair smooth with a flat iron.
    7. Apply thermal protection and smooth with a flat iron.
    8. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Spray Wax is wax in a can that allows for an even and controlled distribution.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Oval face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will suit this style.

  • 4. Inti

    This short haircut is short and tight on the bottom and sides with length on top of the head. The hair is worn spiky, except for the very front which is styled to the side and away from the face for a feminine finish.

    Short Haircut with Spiky TopShort Haircut with Spiky Top Front

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Spray Wax is wax in a can with aerosol delivery. This allows for an even and controlled distribution of texture.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Oval face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and in density will suit this hairstyle.

  • 3. Kelly

    This haircut is cut with longer layers on top of the head. One side of the head is cut really short and disconnected from the rest of the haircut. It is styled with a extreme side part, making the layers by the hairline swoop across the forehead.

    Short Haircut with Long Layers on TopShort Haircut with Long Layers on Top Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Apply thermal protection to hair.
    4. Smooth and polish the hair with a flat iron.
    5. Apply a product for texture.

    Recommended Products:

    Extra Body Sculpting Foam is great for giving the hair on top of the head extra volume.

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    Oval face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and in density will suit this hair style.

  • 2. Tabatha

    This short edgy haircut is shorter on the bottom and gradually longer on top, giving volume on top of the occipital bone. It is styled parted to the side with the hair spiked backwards and to the side.

    Short Haircut with Side PartShort Haircut with Side Part Back

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Blow dry the hair smooth with a styling brush.
    3. Part the hair to the side.
    4. Apply gel.
    5. Style the hair away from the face sideways and to the back.

    Recommended Products:

    Steady Grip will give the hair hold and texture without the flakiness.

    Face Shape  & Hair Type:

    Oval face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and in density will best suit this hairstyle.

  • 1. Marion

    This retro-inspired bob is graduated shorter in the back and longer in the front. The perimeter is cut shorter in the back and longer in the front. It is styled with volume on the crown area and on the sides of the face for a vintage-ey finish.

    Bob with Volume on the CrownBob with Volume on the Crown Side

    How To Style:

    1. Apply a styling product to wet hair.
    2. Flat wrap the shorter hair using a styling brush and a blow dryer.
    3. Blow dry sections of longer hair on the top and sides of the head as far away from its natural fall as possible to create volume. Make sure to bevel the ends well.
    4. Tease the hair on the crown area and the sides.
    5. Set the style with finishing spray.

    Recommended Products:

    Extra-Body Sculpting Foam is a mousse that will give the hair a voluminous blowout!

    Best Face Shape & Hair Type:

    All face shapes with hair that is medium in texture and density will suit this hairstyle.

    Look out, world! Here comes a strong beautiful woman with a new look to match her personality! Next time you head to the salon, ask your stylist for one of these short straight hairstyles and get ready to take on the world.