This is certainly the year of the shag haircut, which fits in perfectly with the contemporary-casual undone look that’s currently dominating hair fashion trends.
The shag has always been considered a bit daring and rather unconventional.
At the time, it was the opposite of the well-groomed hairstyles that most women wore, but now there are tempting pictures of shag haircuts all over the walls of the trendiest hair salons again!
Cute Short Hair
21st century hair-fashion
21st century hair-fashions have finally caught up with the avant-garde pictures of shag haircuts from the 70’s, and now getting a fabulous shag haircut is the latest thing!
The hot trends for this year are layered hairstyles, short, medium or long, with a choppy razored finish. This can be all-over, just a few selected sections or maybe just in the fringe to create a contrasting texture on a same-length bob.
Medium Bob Hair Cut
Volume, texture and movement
The ends of the hair can be heavily textured in a variety of different effects, from ragged for edgy urban chic, to wispy, shaggy tips that soften the face. And on short or medium lengthfine hair, the layers of a shag cut canadd lots of fluffy and pretty volume.
On long, straight or curly hair, a shag haircut also produces lots of flattering volume, texture and movement for a fabulous style that’s simple to do and will stay done all day!
Will it suit me?
Definitely, because it’s the cutting technique that’s the essence of a shag haircut, not just one particular shape. The variety of lengths and shapes you can see in pictures of shag haircuts below, demonstrate its incredible versatility.
Your stylist can give you a layered look that’s tailored to bring out your best facial features and suit your face shape perfectly, in a long, short or medium cut.
Shag haircuts – shape options
You can have a shaggy pixie cut, a short, medium or a long bob style – which are the hottest basic shapes this year. Shag haircuts work well on all types of hair, from coarse and curly to fine and straight and with the latest sombré and balayage highlights, there are some amazing new looks emerging this season!And then it’s up to you how shaggy you want the finished look to be!
Flicked out and slightly spiky around the head on a chin-length bob is a popular shag cut that suits most face shapes and ages.
But there are lots more styles to choose from, so cast your eye over our fabulous gallery and find your favourite pictures of shag haircuts – with a 21st century twist!
Shag Bob Haircut
Short Pixie Haircut for Fine Hair
Stylish Blonde Pixie Cut
Short Hairstyle for Fine Hair
Asymmetrical Short Haircut
Red Short Hair Style
Great Color and Cut
Messy, Wavy Hairstyle
Shag Long Bob
Casual Everyday Hairstyle
Medium Hairstyle with Bangs