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34 Short Bangs Haircut Examples (Photos)

Get ideas of short bangs cuts here from 34 photo examples. See short bangs on a variety of face shapes, hairstyles, colors and more.

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Make a statement with short bangs.  They definitely get attention and can look really cute.  It’s not for everyone, but they can look good.

If you’re thinking about getting this style of cut, check our photo gallery below.

Bangs are one of the most popular hairstyles around the world. They are locks of hair that are cut short enough to cover the forehead, reaching till the eyebrows. They sometimes even cover the eyes but that isn’t the case usually. Most people cut their bangs straight, but they can also be ruffled, ragged, or curled. There are many different ways to cut bangs, which is why people have a fun time getting them. One of the most popular trends nowadays is to get short bangs, which reach around half of your forehead.

PhotosEmma Roberts has always been a trendsetter, and she shook the stage with her debut of short bangs at the 23rd Annual Critics' Choice Awards. The straight short bangs with the short bob makes her look absolutely perfect. The hair frames her face perfectly and emphasizes her sharp jawline and heavy eyebrows.

Emma Roberts has always been a trendsetter, and she shook the stage with her debut of short bangs at the 23rd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards. The straight short bangs with the short bob make her look absolutely perfect. The hair frames her face perfectly and emphasizes her sharp jawline and heavy eyebrows.Emma Watson famously supported the short bangs with short hair for quite a long time after the last Harry Potter film came out. She looks absolutely gorgeous, and the hair makes her face look youthful. It adds emphasis to her sharp jaw line and collarbones in the best way.

Emma Watson famously supported the short bangs with short hair for quite a long time after the last Harry Potter film came out. She looks absolutely gorgeous, and the hair makes her face look youthful. It adds emphasis to her sharp jawline and collarbones in the best way.

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Lily Collins uses short, straight bangs to highlight her cheekbones and gorgeous clear skin in the most perfect way possible. The rest of her hair is in an elegant bun, which emphasizes her long neck and collarbones. The whole hairstyle is a great example of how amazing short bangs can look.

Lily Collins uses short, straight bangs to highlight her cheekbones and gorgeous clear skin in the most perfect way possible. The rest of her hair is in an elegant bun, which emphasizes her long neck and collarbones. The whole hairstyle is a great example of how amazing short bangs can look.Zendaya Coleman has a short bangs style with a short bob, which alleviates her whole look. The red hair also emphasizes her jaw line and intense eye makeup. It brings the whole look together since the messy hair makes Zendaya look strong and elegant. The hairstyle really does make a commanding statement.

Zendaya Coleman has a short bangs style with a short bob, which alleviates her whole look. The red hair also emphasizes her jawline and intense eye makeup. It brings the whole look together since the messy hair makes Zendaya look strong and elegant. The hairstyle really does make a commanding statement.The spiky blond short bangs are the perfect complementary haircut to the wavy hair that Christina Aguilera has. They make her forehead look smaller and give her intense, smoky makeup the perfect boost.

The spiky blond short bangs are the perfect complimentary haircut to the wavy hair that Christina Aguilera has. They make her forehead look smaller and give her intense, smoky makeup the perfect boost.

Christina Aguilera has supported many different short bangs hairstyles over the years. She has slightly puffed up short bangs which look completely separated from her other hair. It makes her forehead look smaller and makes her eyes look more intense.

Christina Aguilera has supported many different short bangs hairstyles over the years. She has slightly puffed up short bangs that look completely separated from her other hair. It makes her forehead look smaller and makes her eyes look more intense.Lizzy Caplan has conquered the trend of short bangs with her soft brown short bangs. They are the perfect hairstyle to increase attention to her brown eyes and frame her face perfectly. The slightly wavy hair also makes her look warmer and prettier.

Lizzy Caplan has conquered the trend of short bangs with her soft brown short bangs. They are the perfect hairstyle to increase attention to her brown eyes and frame her face perfectly. The slightly wavy hair also makes her look warmer and prettier.

Gigi Hadid’s dark hair was styled into a slick vintage look when she walked the runway at the Fendi show at Milan Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2019/20 on February 21, 2019, in Milan, Italy.

Gigi Hadid’s dark hair was styled into a slick vintage look when she walked the runway at the Fendi show at Milan Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2019/20 on February 21, 2019, in Milan, Italy.

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Miley Cyrus paired her white outfit with her platinum blond soft and loose pixie hairstyle with short bangs at the W Magazine`s Shooting Stars Exhibit at the Old May Company Building on January 9, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA.

Miley Cyrus paired her white outfit with her platinum blond soft and loose pixie hairstyle with short bangs at the W Magazine`s Shooting Stars Exhibit at the Old May Company Building on January 9, 2015, in Los Angeles, CA.

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Katy Perry had long black curls with short blunt bangs at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on January 31, 2010.

Katy Perry had long black curls with short blunt bangs at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards held at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on January 31, 2010.

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Emma Watson attended the BAFTA Tea Los Angeles on January 06, 2018, in Beverly Hills, CA. She was quite classy in her white smart casual outfit to pair with her messy bun upstyle with short bangs and tendrils.

Emma Watson attended the BAFTA Tea Los Angeles on January 06, 2018, in Beverly Hills, CA. She was quite classy in her white smart casual outfit to pair with her messy bun upstyle with short bangs and tendrils.

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Halle Berry attended the “Things We Lost in the Fire” LA Premiere held at the Mann’s Egyptian Theater in Los Angeles, CA on October 15, 2007. She came wearing a lovely black dress to pair with her thick, layered and tousled hairstyle loose on her shoulders.

Halle Berry attended the “Things We Lost in the Fire” LA Premiere held at the Mann’s Egyptian Theater in Los Angeles, CA on October 15, 2007. She came wearing a lovely black dress to pair with her thick, layered and tousled hairstyle loose on her shoulders.

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On September 6, 2012, Rihanna wore a charming white dress with her raven side-swept pixie hairstyle at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards at Staples Center, Los Angeles.

On September 6, 2012, Rihanna wore a charming white dress with her raven side-swept pixie hairstyle at the 2012 MTV Video Music Awards at Staples Center, Los Angeles.

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Kristen Bell exhibited a sweet aura at the world premiere of “The Game Plan” on September 23, 2007. She wore a pink dress and a messy updo with short side-swept bangs.

Kristen Bell exhibited a sweet aura at the world premiere of “The Game Plan” on September 23, 2007. She wore a pink dress and a messy updo with short side-swept bangs.

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Actress Natalie Portman wore a stunning sheer outfit that went perfectly well with her upstyle that is incorporated with curls and braids at the 18th Annual American Cinematheque Gala honoring Nicole Kidman on November 14, 2003.

Actress Natalie Portman wore a stunning sheer outfit that went perfectly well with her upstyle that is incorporated with curls and braids at the 18th Annual American Cinematheque Gala honoring Nicole Kidman on November 14, 2003.

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Cara Delevingne walked the runway of Marc Jacobs Collection for Spring Summer 2014 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on September 12, 2013, in New York. She was dressed in a fashionable outfit to go with her bob hairstyle with multiple colors and short bangs.

Cara Delevingne walked the runway of Marc Jacobs Collection for Spring Summer 2014 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on September 12, 2013, in New York. She was dressed in a fashionable outfit to go with her bob hairstyle with multiple colors and short bangs.

Click here for Cara Delevingne’s hairstyles over the years

Bangs are one of the cutest hairstyles around and can be used in a myriad of ways. In recent times, short bangs are making a comeback since they can really make you look pretty. Short bangs are the best way to make the forehead seem shorter and compliment the eyes in the best way.

What are short bangs?

It’s not rocket science.  Bangs that are cut fairly short above the eyes… typically above the eyebrows.  Sometimes it can look odd, but on the right face and with the right hair, it can look cute.




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25 Different Types of Short Haircuts for Men (Photo Examples)

Looking for examples of great short haircuts for men? We have it. Massive photo gallery showcasing the best examples of short hairstyles - all colors, hair types, and short styles. Narrow your search by many styles (fades, undercuts, etc.) or just browse this massive collection.

Asian guy with a short haircut.

For obvious reasons, short haircuts for men are the most popular hair length search for men.  That said, short isn’t terribly descriptive.  There are many styles that fall under “short”.

Our massive photo gallery features examples of all hair colors and styles for men.  Browse the gallery below.

Short is just the start

If you’re looking for short haircut ideas, there are many styles to choose from.  Start with our gallery above and get some ideas of different styles you’re looking for.

Then, narrow your search on our site by the various styles to get more specific examples of what you’re looking for.

Here’s a list of short styles we feature on our site:

Is bald included as a short cut?

We set up a separate length for bald and called it bald.  Why?  It’s not short hair.  It’s no hair.  The shaved bald look is very popular these days and warrants its own section.

Celebrity Men

The most popular length for celebrity men is short as well and has been for years.  You’ll notice it in our celebrity men section that most male celebs sport a shorter style most of the time.  We do feature multiple photos for each celeb so some may be long, but overwhelmingly most are short.

The actor attended the premiere of “In Time” in his classic short wavy hair with a bit of five o’clock shadow to complement the black suit last October 31, 2011, at the Curzon Mayfair cinema, London.

The actor attended the premiere of “In Time” in his classic short wavy hair with a bit of five o’clock shadow to complement the black suit last October 31, 2011, at the Curzon Mayfair cinema, London.

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Shia LaBeouf arrived at the premiere for the ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ during the 33rd Moscow Film Festival at Pushkinskiy Theatre last June 23, 2011 in Moscow, Russia. His dark brown short curls were brushed up to match his neat beard.

Shia LaBeouf arrived at the premiere for the ‘Transformers: Dark of the Moon’ during the 33rd Moscow Film Festival at Pushkinskiy Theatre last June 23, 2011, in Moscow, Russia. His dark brown short curls were brushed up to match his neat beard.

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Matthew McConaughey was spotted at the “Magic Mike” premiere in London last October 7, 2012 tamed wavy hair brushed back with a casual finish.

Matthew McConaughey was spotted at the “Magic Mike” premiere in London last October 7, 2012, tamed wavy hair brushed back with a casual finish.

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The Australian actor rocked a short haircut with some spikes in front during the Nomad Two Worlds Los Angeles debut gala last February 22, 2011.

The Australian actor rocked a short haircut with some spikes in front during the Nomad Two Worlds Los Angeles debut gala last February 22, 2011.

Click here for Liam Hemsworth’s Hairstyles over the years

The actor paired his dark blue suit with his short spiky crew cut hair that has a dark reddish brown hue during the world premiere of Black Hat in 2014.

The actor paired his dark blue suit with his short spiky crew cut hair that has a dark reddish-brown hue during the world premiere of Black Hat in 2014.

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The talented actor Jude Law sported a very short and flattened hairstyle almost like it just grew from a buzz cut at The Day After Peace photocall at Majestic Beach last May 19, 2008, in Cannes, France.

The talented actor Jude Law sported a very short and flattened hairstyle almost like it just grew from a buzz cut at The Day After Peace photocall at Majestic Beach last May 19, 2008, in Cannes, France.

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The footballer had some spikes with his short brunette hair during the match at San Siro stadium at the UEFA Champions League 2009/2010 on February 16, 2010.

The footballer had some spikes with his short brunette hair during the match at San Siro stadium at the UEFA Champions League 2009/2010 on February 16, 2010.

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The actor was spotted on 2017 Toronto International Film Festival on September 12th in a casual getup along with his round sunglasses. He had a short haircut with some spikes in front.

The actor was spotted on the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival on September 12th in a casual getup along with his round sunglasses. He had a short haircut with some spikes in front.

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The talented actor, Chris Pine, wore a fashionable patterned gray suit and dyed his short crew cut hair black when he attended the 2007 world premiere of “Smokin’ Aces” in Hollywood, CA.

The talented actor, Chris Pine, wore a fashionable patterned gray suit and dyed his short crew cut hair black when he attended the 2007 world premiere of “Smokin’ Aces” in Hollywood, CA.

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Leonardo DiCaprio appeared with a long buzz cut as he attends the No Direction Home Bob Dylan DVD Premiere in New York on September 19, 2005.

Leonardo DiCaprio appeared with a long buzz cut as he attends the No Direction Home Bob Dylan DVD Premiere in New York on September 19, 2005.

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The actor’s short wavy locks are swooped back in style as he arrived for the photocall for his movie “The 11th Hour” at the 60th Annual International Film Festival de Cannes on May 19, 2007.

The actor’s short wavy locks are swooped back in style as he arrived for the photocall for his movie “The 11th Hour” at the 60th Annual International Film Festival de Cannes on May 19, 2007.

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Zac Efron looked fresh and younger on a crew cut with subtle fade and spikes at the Venice Film Festival on August 31, 2012 in Venice, Italy.

Zac Efron looked fresh and younger on a crew cut with subtle fade and spikes at the Venice Film Festival on August 31, 2012, in Venice, Italy.

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Tom Cruise flashed his signature smile at the “Oblivion” US Premiere on April 10, 2013, in Hollywood, CA with a jagged short hairstyle to match his turtle neck outfit.

Tom Cruise flashed his signature smile at the “Oblivion” US Premiere on April 10, 2013, in Hollywood, CA with a jagged short hairstyle to match his turtle neck outfit.

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Brad Pitt had a spiky highlighted hairstyle during the Proposition 87 Press Conference in a Private Location back in November 11, 2006, in Los Angeles, CA.

Brad Pitt had a spiky highlighted hairstyle during the Proposition 87 Press Conference in a Private Location back in November 11, 2006, in Los Angeles, CA.

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Orlando Bloom attended the Premiere of 'Zulu' and the Closing Ceremony of The 66th Cannes Film Festival at Palais on May 26, 2013 in Cannes, France. He paired his classy suit with a short side-parted curly hairstyle and five o'clock shadow.

Orlando Bloom attended the Premiere of ‘Zulu’ and the Closing Ceremony of The 66th Cannes Film Festival at Palais on May 26, 2013 in Cannes, France. He paired his classy suit with a short side-parted curly hairstyle and five o’clock shadow.

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A slightly gaunt Orlando Bloom wearing a pompadour hairstyle attended the 2016 Manus x Machina Fashion in an Age of Technology Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

A slightly gaunt Orlando Bloom wearing a pompadour hairstyle attended the 2016 Manus x Machina Fashion in an Age of Technology Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Benedict Cumberbatch exhibited a neat look showcasing a side-parted hairstyle at the premiere of Disney and Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ held last April 23, 2018.

Benedict Cumberbatch exhibited a neat look showcasing a side-parted hairstyle at the premiere of Disney and Marvel’s ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ held last April 23, 2018.

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Ashton Kutcher wore a dapper tan suit with his short and tousled hairstyle with a slight side-parted finish at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Goddess Gala in New York on April 28, 2003.

Ashton Kutcher wore a dapper tan suit with his short and tousled hairstyle with a slight side-parted finish at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Goddess Gala in New York on April 28, 2003.

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Ashton Kutcher paired his bow tie outfit with a long Caesar hairstyle that has subtle highlights at the 2010 People's Choice Awards Press Room, Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.

Ashton Kutcher paired his bow tie outfit with a long Caesar hairstyle that has subtle highlights at the 2010 People’s Choice Awards Press Room, Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.

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On August 18th, Milo Ventimiglia made an appearance at the 2007 Hot In Hollywood to benefit the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. He had short textured hair with subtle spikes paired with a trimmed beard.

On August 18th, Milo Ventimiglia made an appearance at the 2007 Hot In Hollywood to benefit the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. He had short textured hair with subtle spikes paired with a trimmed beard.

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Adam Levine’s spiked crew cut hairstyle is a nice complement to his edgy denim jacket when he attended the Press Junket for “The Voice” on March 15,2011 in Los Angeles, CA.

Adam Levine’s spiked crew cut hairstyle is a nice complement to his edgy denim jacket when he attended the Press Junket for “The Voice” on March 15,2011 in Los Angeles, CA.

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Henry Cavil opted for short textured black hair during the 88th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 28, 2016.

Henry Cavil opted for short textured black hair during the 88th Annual Academy Awards held at the Hollywood & Highland Center on February 28, 2016.

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Actor Chris Evans wore a blue button-down shirt with his tousled and spiked fade hairstyle at the world premiere of his new movie “The Perfect Score” on January 27, 2004 in Hollywood.

Actor Chris Evans wore a blue button-down shirt with his tousled and spiked fade hairstyle at the world premiere of his new movie “The Perfect Score” on January 27, 2004 in Hollywood.

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Chris Evans had a carefree short crew cut hairstyle to go with his dapper black suit at the Los Angeles premiere of his new movie “Street Kings” at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on April 3, 2008.

Chris Evans had a carefree short crew cut hairstyle to go with his dapper black suit at the Los Angeles premiere of his new movie “Street Kings” at Grauman’s Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on April 3, 2008.

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Ryan Gosling was at the 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on January 27, 2008. He wore a patterned gray suit with his short and spiked hairstyle.

Ryan Gosling was at the 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on January 27, 2008. He wore a patterned gray suit with his short and spiked hairstyle.

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