11 Short Hairstyles to Kick Off Summer in Style

Going for a major chop is always an adventure, but short hairstyles always come with their share of anxieties. What if instead of that signature Irina Shayk bob, all we get is a short, flat mess? Does our stylist envision the same curly shag as us? It’s quite an ordeal.

Besides the cut and the styling, we also have our highlights and roots to worry about. (Some short hairstyles have roots that need to be touched-up more often.) So we start to worry that warm highlights won’t work with our natural curls.

Truth is, there are millions of questions we ask ourselves before we sit down in our stylists’ chairs. So here’s some short hairstyle inspiration to help motivate you to chop your locks.