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Amp Up Your Hotness With These 20 Short Hairstyles for Winter

Are ready to go short this winter season? Go on and make the cut! Try a versatile shape and design to create a myriad of looks. Play with texture and volume to transform your short hairstyle any way you like. Check out these short hairstyles for winter.

  • 1. RAVEN BOB SPLASH

    This short bob hairstyle is perfect for those who love to play with pops of color in an ultra feminine way.

    Short Bob HairstyleShort Bob Hairstyle Side

    How to Style:

    1. Starting with damp hair, apply a smoothing lotion and blow dry.
    2. Smooth with a straightening iron for a shiny effect.
    3. 
Finish with a light hold hairspray

    Product recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy BODY.GUARD leave-in creme to smooth and protect hair with extra shine.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style will works best on any face shape and for those with medium to thick hair.

  • 2. Piecey Pixie

    Add bold drama and dimension to your short hairstyle this winter by framing your face with playful, piecey layers.

    Playful Face Framing Short Hairstyles Playful Face Framing Short Hairstyles Side View

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a volumizing mousse.
    2. Blow dry hair using wax.
    3. Style bangs and sides forward and gently tousle the crown.
    4. Finish style with a medium hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy ANTI-GRAVITY volumizer and texturizer for control with oil-free shine.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works best for all face shapes and fine to medium hair

  • 3. Blonde Glamour

    Make a statement this winter with a bright blonde asymmetrical hairstyle.

    Asymmetrical Short Hairstyle Asymmetrical Short Hairstyle Side View

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a volumizing mousse.
    2. Blow dry hair with a paddle brush.
    3. Smooth ends with a flat iron.
    4. 
Apply a small amount of Argan oil to ends.
    5. Finish style with a light hold hairspray.

    Product recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy FULL.AGAIN thickening lotion for fullness and body with natural movement.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style will work best for heart, square or round face shapes. This style works best on fine to medium hair.

  • 4. Polished Short Bob

    Whether you are growing your hair out or just like a little extra length, this polished short bob is super stylish and seriously easy to style!

    Polished Short BobPolished Short Bob Side

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a smoothing lotion.
    2. 
Blow dry hair with a paddle brush.
    3. 
Smooth and flip ends ends using a straightening iron.
    4. Finish with a high shine spray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Ouidad CLEAR CONTROL pomade to calm frizzy, flyaway hair.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style will works well for most face shapes. This style works well for medium to thick hair.

  • 5. Queen of the Bob

    Add some sparkle to your angled bob with this stylish adornment that accents your curves.

    Short Angled Bob Hairstyle Short Angled Bob Hairstyle Side View

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a smoothing serum.
    2. 
Blow dry hair using a Denman brush.
    3. 
Smooth hair using a straightening iron.
    4. 
Apply a shine enhancing serum.
    5. Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy YOUNG.AGAIN treatment oil for smooth, shiny hair.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style is best for most face shapes and is ideal for medium to thick hair.

  • 6. Bouncy Crop

    Add serious body and movement to your short haircut with this voluminous layered crop.

    Short Hairstyle with Long Layers For Winter Short Hairstyle with Long Layers Back View

    How to Style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a volumizing foam.
    2. Blow dry hair using a medium-sized round brush.
    3. 
Using a 1¼-inch curling iron, curl hair away from face.
    4. Use a light pomade or wax to define and separate.
    5. Style bangs as desired.
    6. Finish with a medium hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy BODY.BUILDER Volumizing Mousse for flexible fullness and hold.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style will work for most face shapes and is ideal for medium to fine hair.

  • 7. WAVY FINISH

    Freshen up your pixie cut for winter with this luxe wave design.

    Wavy Pixie Haircut For WinterWavy Pixie Haircut Side

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a smoothing lotion.
    2. 
Blow dry hair with Denman brush.
    3. Smooth hair with a straightening iron.
    4. Run fingers through hair and finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy UNDRESSED to create a loose, undone, natural look.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and is ideal for fine hair.

  • 8. Curl Cascade

    Natural curls add softness to the bold hues of this short ombre hairstyle.

    Short Hairstyle with Natural CurlsShort Hairstyle with Natural Curls Side View

    How to style:

    1. Starting with damp hair, apply a medium hold styling gel.
    2. Gently diffuse hair and scrunch to enhance texture until it is mostly dry.
    3. Finish style with a shine enhancing hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Prive STYLING GEL No.31 for major sculpting with a firm hold.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and those with fine to medium hair.

  • 9. Red Hot Fringe

    Add a playful pop of bold red to your fringe to brighten this short crop.

    Short Cropped Hairstyle with Bold Fringe

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a smoothing lotion.
    2. Blow dry hair using a small paddle brush.
    3. Flat iron hair in small sections and gently bend the ends under to create volume.
    4. Apply a small amount of shine serum.
    5. Finish with a hard hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try DevaCurl MIRROR CURLS for maximum curl reflection.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and is ideal for medium to thick hair.

  • 10. Teal-Tastic

    Show off your inner beauty with this youthful pop of color that enhances texture and movement.

    Short Hairstyle with Texture and Movement

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a thickening lotion.
    2. Blow dry hair using a medium-sized round brush.
    3. Apply some sea salt texturizer for extra volume.
    4. Create piecey separation using your fingertips.
    5. 
Finish with a medium hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy UNDRESSED to create a loose, undone, natural look.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works best for most face shapes and is ideal for medium hair.

  • 11. Gamine

    This prim and proper pixie blends modern and vintage in a sweet way.

    Prim and Proper Pixie HairstylePrim and Proper Pixie Hairstyle Side View

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a thickening lotion.
    2. Create a deep side part and blow dry hair using a Denman brush.
    3. Tame the perimeter with a light pomade or wax.
    4. Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy SESSION.SPRAY for flexible hold with anti-humidity protection.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works for most face shapes and is ideal for fine to medium hair.

  • 12. Curly Hawk

    This glam curly hawk is daring way to ring in the New Year.

    Curly Hawk Short HairstyleCurly Hawk Short Hairstyle Back

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a volumizing mousse.
    2. 
Allow hair to air dry or use a diffuser to dry hair.
    3. 
Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Ouidad PLAYCURL Volumizing Foam to build body and boost the volume of fine, thin curls.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works for most face shapes and is ideal for fine to thick hair.

  • 13. Undercut Dreams

    Create a signature look for the new year with this edgy yet feminine undercut.

    Short Undercut HairstyleShort Hairstyles for Winter

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a volumizing mousse.
    2. 
Blow dry hair with a medium round brush.
    3. Deconstruct using your fingertips.
    4. Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try DermOrganic Windswept DEFINING WHIP for separation and definition with bounce and movement.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works for most face shapes and is ideal for fine to thick hair.

  • 14. Boyish Charm

    Balance your masculine and feminine energy with this short cut.

    Androgynous Short Hairstyle

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a lightweight texturizer.
    2. Blow dry hair using your fingertips to accent volume at the fringe.
    3. Apply a small amount of styling wax to sides and back.
    4. Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try DermOrganic Windswept DEFINING WHIP for separation and definition with bounce and movement.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works for most face shapes and is ideal for fine to medium hair.

  • 15. RHYTHMIC WAVES

    The short hairstyle features voluminous curls that reach for the sky.

    Short Hairstyle with CurlsShort Hairstyle with Curls Side

    How to style:

    1. On dry hair, apply a lightweight texturizing spray.
    2. 
Create lots of small to medium-sized curls using a curling iron.
    3. Separate with fingers and backcomb base for extra volume.
    4. Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product recommendation:

    Try Deva Curl LIGHT DEFINING GEL to mold and define with protective moisture to lock in curls.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works for most face shapes and is ideal for thick hair.

  • 16. Pretty Pixie

    Accent layers in your short winter hairstyle with bold color and movement this winter.

    Layered Pixie Hairstyle

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a smoothing lotion.
    2. Blow dry hair using a paddle brush.
    3. Use a straightening iron to smooth hair in small sections and gently bend the ends under to create volume.
    4. Apply a shine spray.
    5. Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try DevaCurl MIRROR CURLS for maximum reflection.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and is ideal for medium to thick hair.

  • 17. STATEMENT HAIR

    Play with new angles and shapes for an ultra versatile short hairstyle like this one.

    Short Hairstyle with AnglesShort Hairstyle with Angles Side

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a smoothing lotion.
    2. Blow dry hair using a paddle brush.
    3. Use a straightening iron to smooth hair in small sections and gently bend the ends under to create volume.
    4. Backcomb hair for extra volume.
    5. 
Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy TEXTURE.MASTER Leave-In for great texture and hold.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and is ideal for thick hair.

  • 18. DYNAMIC BOB

    Try this classic bob hairstyle with lots of piecey texture for a versatile look.

    Classic Bob HairstyleClassic Bob Hairstyle Side

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a lightweight texturizer.
    2. 
Blow dry hair using a flat paddle brush.
    3. 
Run fingers through hair to promote movement.
    4. Apply a shine enhancing serum.
    5. Finish style with a soft hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Kevin Murphy HAIR.RESORT.SPRAY for a textured finish.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and is ideal for thick hair.

  • 19. PEACHES ‘N CREAM

    Add some pastel to your blonde crop this winter season for a dreamy short look.

    Short Blonde Hairstyle with Pastel ColorsShort Blonde Hairstyle with Pastel Colors Back

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a lightweight smoothing lotion
.
    2. Blow dry hair using a flat paddle brush.
    3. Apply a shine enhancing serum.
    4. Finish style with a soft hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Ouidad STYLING MIST to lock in your style.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and is ideal for thick hair.

  • 20. AU NATURELLE

    Free your playful texture and go natural to give your hair a heat styling break this winter season.

    Natural Short HairstyleNatural Short Hairstyle Side

    How to style:

    1. On damp hair, apply a lightweight curl enhancing lotion.
    2. 
Allow hair to air dry or use a diffuser to dry hair.
    3. 
Finish with a light hold hairspray.

    Product Recommendation:

    Try Ouidad CURL QUENCHER styling cream designed for tighter curls.

    Best Face Shape and Hair Type:

    This style works well for most face shapes and is ideal for thick hair.

    Any of these short hairstyles for winter are sure to turn some heads. Try something new this season!