27 Asymmetrical Haircuts for Women Over 60 with Sassy Personalities

Cindy Marcus
Cindy Marcus Hairstylist, Editor-in-Chief

A trendy asymmetrical haircut for women over 60 is a lopsided cut that emits a youthful, fresh glow. It eliminates any traces of aging with its two-length haircut of varying sizes on either side. The bold asymmetry of this cut corrects the shape of the face, smoothing out any harsh angles or lines.

Vaida Murinaite, a hairstylist from Galway, IE, creates asymmetrical haircuts to empower any woman. “It makes older women look trendy, sophisticated, and at the same time, comfortable,” she says.

Aging can be harsh on our hair, especially when the hair starts thinning out and you experience hair loss. “Women create an outdated cut, covering the crown with excessive volume,” she says. Murinaite advises mature women over sixty to be extra careful when choosing and styling a haircut.

“Women age 60 and above find it liberating not spending so much time on daily hairstyling,” she says. “This cut is quick and easy when styling and also only requires low upkeep.”

Trimming every 5 to 6 weeks is required to maintain the shape of this uneven haircut. It’s imperative to note that there might be an unpleasant grow-out based on the type of asymmetry done, and how fast your hair grows.

Before your next salon visit, browse these trendy and youthful-looking photos of asymmetrical haircuts and hairstyles for women over 60.


#1: Classy Layered for Thin Hair

A classy layered cut for women over 60 with thin hair gives plenty of movement, giving the impression of fuller-looking hair. Layers remove weight, but if done correctly, they enhance movement in the hair and lift the hair to look more volumized. To enhance the fullness in your tresses, try Aveda’s Thickening Tonic to pump up your locks.

Jaw-length asymmetrical bob with side-swept bangs for women over 60

#2 Jaw-Length Choppy Cut with Bangs

This jaw-length choppy cut with bangs is ideal for women over 60 seeking a stylish, low-maintenance look. The asymmetrical bob adds volume and movement to fine, thin hair, while the light blonde color seamlessly blends with grey for a youthful appearance. The long side-swept bangs frame the face beautifully, making this cut a chic option for those wanting a modern twist.

#3: Light Blonde Asymmetric Pixie Bob

Think about a light blonde asymmetric pixie bob. This hairstyle gives a chic look and is easy to maintain, making it great for blending grey hair. The uneven cut gives a unique look and makes your style lively and fun. Light blonde color can enhance your face and give you a youthful look. This hairstyle suits all hair types, from straight to wavy or curly. The long hair at the front can shape your face, while the short back hair keeps the hairstyle easy and light.

#4: Curly Asymmetrical Bob for Short Hair

An asymmetrical bob is the perfect hairstyle for women over 60 who have a natural texture. The curls on your tresses are amazing! Ask your hairstylist how you can show yours off. Finish this cut with Verb’s Ghost Oil to add shine and remove frizz.

Asymmetric and Pink Bob Cut for Ladies Over 60
Instagram @soubecas

#5: Asymmetric and Pink Bob Cut

Experience a fresh and feminine transformation with a pink-colored, asymmetric bob cut, an ideal choice for ladies over 60. This modern hairstyle effortlessly combines sophistication with a touch of playfulness which allows ladies to embrace their individuality and feel confident at any age.

Super Short and Textured asymmetrical cut with Choppy Bangs for ladies in their sixties
Instagram @hairnerdsalon

#6: Super Short and Textured with Choppy Bangs

A super short and textured hairstyle with choppy bangs is a sassy cut. Styling is simple by applying a texturizing paste, for instance, CHI’s Twisted Fabric, for added shine and dimension.

Woman over 60 with a very Edgy Pink Purple and Red haircut and Bangs
Instagram @eyeshutter4u

#7: Very Edgy Pink Purple and Red with Bangs

A very edgy pink, purple, and red with bangs hairstyle is a fun way to jumpstart your day! Cut your hair asymmetrically with a fiery red hue to showcase your fierce side. An edgy cut is perfect for 60-year-olds with fine to medium hair textures who want to experiment with a bit of bright hair color on their tresses.

#8: The Low-Maintenance Pixie Undercut

The low-maintenance pixie undercut works beautifully for women with tricky hairlines or hair growth patterns. The tight undercut removes the flicks of different growth patterns and allows the haircut to last longer. Be playful with the length on top and work a side parting for a low-maintenance styling.

Classic Asymmetrical Style for Ladies Over 60 with White Hair
Instagram @delaveehair

#9: Classic White Asymmetrical Style

Opt for a classic white asymmetrical style. It’s a soft textured pixie that works well for women wanting a low-maintenance style. To get this haircut, ask your stylist for a short asymmetrical pixie cut that allows you to wash-and-go with a soft texture.

👉 See more short haircuts for women over sixty.

Asymmetric Stacked Bob for women passed their sixties
Instagram @lisafraser01

#10: Asymmetric Stacked Bob

Try an asymmetric stacked bob cut to get a slimming shape and height in your tresses. The length skirting around the jawline and the volumized lift entices a lifted feel to the face, enabling a shorter hairdo for a wider face shape. Try blow drying with Aveda’s Volumizing Tonic to ensure you get that lift.

#11: Short and Asymmetrical Hairstyle for Black Women

Go for a short and asymmetrical hairstyle for black women to embrace full-on sleekness. The smoothed-out style requires styling maintenance to keep its smoothness after every wash.

Woman over 60 with a Purple Pixie and Bangs
Instagram @hairbyjj.kent

#12: Purple Pixie with Bangs

Rock a purple asymmetrical pixie with bangs for a funky edge that can be worn at any age. Don’t shy away from the stunning pastel purple tones, which look beautiful against older skin tones. The soft bangs cover the forehead softly, creating an asymmetrical cut and hiding any unwanted wrinkles and crow’s feet. Play with a soft, textured product like Aveda’s Defining Whip for a light definition hold.

Asymmetrical Short, Sassy and Stacked Cut for women in their 60s
Instagram @hair.nh.nc

#13: Short, Sassy, and Stacked Cut

Opt for a short, sassy, and stacked cut to get the volume-enhancing height to flat hair types. The choppy stacked shape provokes movement and lifts your hair, adding a little fun to the style. Discuss with your stylist the best length and style of bangs that are suited to your face shape.

#14: Chin-Length Bob with Beach Waves

Go for a flattering chin-length bob with beach waves for a seriously youthful cut. The chin-length wavy beach look offers a playful, youthful-looking glow. Use a large barrel tong and ensure that the curls are waved away from the face. The shorter side opens up the face, which works quite well on small face shapes.

👉 See more classy bob haircuts for women over sixty.

Asymmetrical haircut with layering for women in their 60s with fine Hair
Instagram @teresahairart

#15: Asymmetrical Layering for Fine Hair

Go for asymmetrical haircut layering if you’re a woman with fine hair to get extra fullness and movement back into your tresses. The asymmetry grazes the sides of the face making this a great short hairstyle for fine hair and round face shapes. Adding layers to your asymmetrical pixie gives added shape and texture.

#16: Asymmetrical Cut with a Shaved Side

Amp up the fun in your hair with an asymmetrical cut with a shaved side for a youthful style. The side-swept length gives additional volume to the hair, while the shaved sides offer a slimming effect. You can style this haircut textured or sleek, depending on your mood.

A woman in her 60s with a shaggy pixie makeover
Instagram @soubecas

#17: A Shaggy Pixie Makeover for Gray Hair

Consider a gray shaggy pixie cut makeover to freshen up your overall look. It’s easy to style and great for fine hair. Ask your stylist for a softly tapered nape and rounded layers on top, and you’ll be on your way to a new you, even with graying hair.

The asymmetrical Pixie Bob for 60-year-olds with wavy Hair
Instagram @soubecas

#18: The Asymmetrical Pixie Bob for Wavy Hair

Try the asymmetrical pixie bob for wavy hair if you are ready for a dramatic hair transformation. The asymmetry in this haircut makes you look modern and stylish and takes years off your appearance. As a bonus, styling this bob is quite a breeze. Just add curl cream and let it dry.

Voluminous Asymmetrical Layered Bob for 60 year olds
Instagram @sylvias.styles

#19: Voluminous Asymmetrical Layered Bob

A voluminous asymmetrical layered bob is great for 60-year-old women with straight hair who prefer everyday practicality to hair maintenance and styling. You can try to style it with soft curls with a curling iron when you want to vary the hair texture and add extra volume.

Asymmetrically Long Pixie with Side Bangs for women over sixty
Instagram @sylvias.styles

#20: Asymmetrically Long Pixie with Side Bangs

A long pixie hair style with side bangs is a good choice to try if you have thin hair. Don’t forget to use a dry texture spray to add extra texture, volume, and movement to your tresses.

Short asymmetrical cut with feathered layers for ladies over 60
Instagram @flauntbybrynn

#21: Short Asymmetrical Haircut with Feathered Layers

A short asymmetrical haircut with feathered layers is a good choice if you want modernity and lightness on your tresses. To get something similar, make sure you ask your hairstylist for choppy ends when you get your feathery cut.

Asymmetrical bob haircut for women over 60
Instagram @edith_janlyons

#22: Asymmetrical Bob

An asymmetrical bob haircut evenly distributes the volume of your thick hair. Create more drama on your tresses by applying Babyliss to give an extra layer of movement and texture, and to add volume to lifeless hair.

Asymmetrical Pixie Cut for women over 60 with Grey Hair
Instagram @flauntbybrynn

#23: Pixie Cut for Grey Hair

Consider an asymmetrical pixie cut for natural gray hair. It’s smooth with frayed bangs that leave the face delicate and youthful. The gray salt-and-pepper color illuminates and highlights the frayed haircut, even more, adding dimension and texture to your tresses to help you look 10 years younger.

👉 See more hairstyles for women over 60 with grey hair.

Deep Side Part asymmetrical cut with Straight Hair for women over 60 with Glasses
Instagram @soubecas

#24: Deep Side Part for Straight Hair with Glasses

A deep side part for straight hair with glasses is super-easy and quick to style. It also instantly slims down wide face shapes.

Long Asymmetrical Pixie with a Side Part for women turning 60
Instagram @jay.doan.hair

#25: Long Asymmetrical Pixie with a Side Part

A long asymmetrical pixie with a side part offers balance to your face. It contours the eyes and cheekbones on the shorter side while giving movement to the longer side.

#26: Short, Messy, and Spiky for Round Faces

Short, messy, and spiky cut for round faces is for older women over 60 who are on the go yet still want to look cute. It’s famous for its low upkeep in styling.

Related: See more short spiky haircuts and hairstyles for women over 60.

Short asymmetrical Bob for women over 60 with curly hair
Instagram @cherryheart06

#27: Short Bob for Curly Hair

A short bob for curly hair works on women who wear glasses and want to add edginess to the typical bob. I start around the left side of the ear, then work through the back to determine how short I want it to be.