Short hair, especially pixie cuts, are having a major moment right now. There are so many hair styles to choose from, but you don’t have to commit to just one look. If you don’t think your hair can be versatile, here is proof that it is. Keep scrolling if you want learn how to style a pixie cut differently every day!
My name is Salirasa, I am a hair styling maven on Instagram and YouTube, and I want to dispel that myth about the lack of diversity for short hairstyles. Below are some of the coolest pixie cut ideas plus tutorials — proof that girls with shorter haircuts don’t have to sacrifice their creativity! Keep reading for insanely versatile pixie cut styles.
Want to try on this hairstyle? Follow these instructions:
You have created an awesome eye-catcher with your short hair! Click here to open the video tutorial.
#2: Rocker Pixie Cut
Sometimes, you just need a quick fix for short hair. If you can do a French braid, it is the easiest way to get a totally different look with your pixie cut.
Watch the video tutorial here.
French Braids from Back to Front
How to style short thick hair if you need to hide your forehead? Here’s the best way!
Be sure to use a good one so every braid end stays in place. Check out the video tutorial.
Formal Pixie Cut with Hairband
We know how simple and easy it is to style long hair with a hairband, but who says that you can’t use one to style your short hair?
Watch this formal hairstyle step by step here.
Twist (Fake Braids)
If you like the idea of braids for short hair, but you are also short on time, here’s another great option. You can twist your hair!
Watch the video tutorial.
Another awesome style is the Dutch braid. This style is perfect if you are growing out your short hair and looks great even if your roots are showing.
Check out the video version of this hairstyle.
Hairstyles for short hair can look amazing for every occasion. To create this look, just follow these simple steps:
This hairstyle is also perfect for long pixie cut. Click here to watch the video tutorial.
Bobby Pin Art
It’s everywhere this season: bobby pin art. Use your bobby pins creatively and turn your hairstyle into a statement piece. You can create a headband like the one in this video, but with a little imagination, there are endless style possibilities. You can use simple black bobby pins, golden ones, or even colorful ones to match your outfit. If you have slippery hair, add some hairspray to the bobby pins before you fix them in your hair.
This video is showing how to do the hairstyle step by step. Rock your bobby pins!
If you usually wear your hair side-parted, you can change your look by changing your part to a zigzag in the middle. You can add two French braids on both sides, but only add hair to the upper strand. This will create a boho-inspired festival look for summer, which is perfect for asymmetrical pixie cut.
Find more tips in the video tutorial.
Sleek Pixie Cut with Glitter
Be an eye-catcher at every party with this simple way to style your short hair.
The video tutorial is avaliable here.
Pixie Faux Hawk
Here is one way you can try on rocker pixie cut for a night out.
Click here to open the full tutorial.
#12: Wedding Pixie Cut Updo
Here is the cute way to style a short pixie cut for wedding or prom, including an elegant updo.
Watch the video tutorial.
#13: Side Braid on a Scene Pixie Hawk
Here is a small side braid for a unique pixie style.
That’s how I do it.
Asymmetrical Criss-Cross Braids
This is an awesome way to give a special look to your bangs.
Don’t forget to watch the video tutorial.
#15: Festival Hair
This is a combination of braids and twists/rope braids.
Check out the video tutorial.
#16: Want Top Buns? Add Clip-Ins!
Sometimes you want to go with the trend but getting top buns with a pixie cut is impossible, right? Wrong! All you need are some clip-in extensions.
Here you can watch the tutorial.
#17: Dutch-Braided Mohawk
Dutch-braided mohawk on a pixie? It’s not impossible but it depends on your hair structure if it will hold or not.
That’s it! Watch my video tutorial for details.
#18: Accessorize Your Sleek Pixie
If you have a pixie cut with bangs and want to be versatile without much effort, get a bunch of accessories! The style possibilities are endless. Even if you have no time at all, simply add a self-secured hair jewel and you will have all eyes on your pixie. By the way, you can use flat iron for pixie cut! Watch the video tutorial!
There are plenty of hairstyles you can rock with a pixie cut. From Classic to Edgy you can find everything on my Instagram. Click through the videos and get inspired!