These 15+ Women Dared To Wear Short Hair And Have Absolutely No Regrets

There are plenty of reasons that women are daring to chop their hair shorter than ever before.

It’s too much to take care of, they have small children, they’re tired of salon fees and maintenance, or they just prefer to rock a shorter style because it suits them best. Read on to see some women who look terrific in their new short ‘dos.

Hairstylist Kristina Rocks Short Hair Herself

Meet the Russian hairstylist who is dealing out pixie cuts and short bobs to women across Moscow.

Hair stylist in Russia looking at client's hair
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Photo Credit: kristinakatsabina / Instagram

Kristina Katsabina is big on making her clients feel empowered by shedding their locks.

More Curls? Yes Please

It’s amazing what a haircut and style can do for your confidence.

Woman in a patterned pink shirt with hair cut before and after
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

This woman is absolutely radiating confidence under her new shorter curls in the second picture. Plus, her hair looks way healthier.

The Long Bob To A Tinkerbell Pixie

This woman went from looking like the average lady that lives on your block to Cameron freaking Diaz.

Bob cut blonde hairstyle cut to short pixie cut, before and after
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

Her shorter choppy ‘do gives her an effortless side-swept look that probably only gets better after it’s been slept on.

A Haircut Worth A Hundred Smiles

Her smile says it all, this haircut was a much-needed refresher for this woman.

Woman in blue tank top smiling with new shorter hair cut
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

She was already in the short hair club but decided to go even shorter. The new length makes her curls take center stage.

She Lost A Few Pounds With That Chop!

This blue-eyed beauty went through a drastic change by chopping more than 10 inches off her mane.

Woman wearing brown sweater and pendant necklace in before and after pictures
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

It’s hard to say whether her new look makes her appear older or younger. What do you think?

When Your Hair Reflects Your Personality

This awesome haircut proves that you don’t have to sacrifice bold color for a short style.

Woman with dyed red hair and fresh hair cut with spiky bangs
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

This person was able to maintain their unique bright hair color choice and add an edgy, spiky style to the mix. Also, let’s take a moment to appreciate those adorable earrings.

Turn Up The Volume

The woman in this photo has naturally thinner hair but her new shorter style adds a bit more volume.

Woman in before and after hairstyling pictures, short blonde hair
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

Her face shape is now visible and her neck appears elongated.

From Flirty To Fierce

This dramatic chop took the client from a long bob style to a near buzzcut and it is fierce!

Woman wearing brown turtle neck and smiling after hair cut
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

Not everyone can pull this look off, but this woman’s striking blue eyes and longer face make it a natural look on her.

Bangs For Days

This woman looks like a whole new person with her updated hairstyle.

Woman with red hair before and after her hair cut smiling for camera
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

She ditched her long ponytail for a short side-parted bob cut and is embracing her new look with a smile.

Embracing Grey Is The New Black

The woman in this photo had a double transformation.

Before and after of grey pixie hair cut
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

She chopped all of her hair and then had it styled into an impressive buzzcut with no dye. We love that she is embracing her grey hair.

A Future Style Icon

Her blue eyes stand out a lot more under her shorter, pushed-back hairstyle.

Pushed back hairstyle with shorter bangs
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

It’s giving Eleven in Stranger Things vibes and it’s totally adorable! Also, this is proof the ’80s fringe bang is making a comeback.

What Do You Know About Side Bangs?

There are definitely fewer hair care products in this woman’s bathroom now.

Woman in a white and black t-shirt with haircut, long side bangs
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

She went from long, thick hair to a choppy bang-heavy pixie cut that really shows off her personality.

No More Ponytail Headaches Here

It’s clear that this person was ready for a change in her life because her hair was getting fairly long.

Woman wearing red lipstick gets a short hair cut in before and after pictures
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

Tired of the split ends, she decided to go for the big chop. It definitely paid off!

Set The Curls Free!

This woman is gorgeous before and after her haircut but it’s clear that her curls are thriving with a shorter ‘do.

Woman wearing a blue jumper with short curly red-brown hair
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

The stylist even shaved the back of the woman’s head to lighten things up majorly.

Short To Shorter

Going from short to shorter can be intimidating but thankfully this stylist is able to pull it off effortlessly.

Blonde woman goes from short bob cut to pixie cut
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

She hardly needs to use any shampoo now which has to save at least a few dollars a year.

Is That The Same Woman?

Sometimes a hairstyle can help transform you into an entirely different person— someone your own family wouldn’t recognize walking down the street.

Woman in a purple sweater with long hair cut short
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

This insane transformation is one of those examples. Look at those curls!

See Ya, Dead Ends

This woman’s old hairstyle was worn-out looking and even damaged in spots.

Dramatic long hair cut to short hair pixie cut
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

She went for a dramatic new blonde color and a short pixie cut that suits her way better.

The Power Comb-Over

A new haircut is making this brunette’s eyes pop like never before.

Woman with long hair cut going to a short pixie cut
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

Honestly, she looks ready to take her seat in the White House and start calling the shots with her new power comb-over.

It’s Not For Everyone, But It’s Still Impressive

What makes a good hairstylist is their ability to create exactly what the client is after.

Bowl cut bangs for hair styling client
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

This client wanted an odd bowl cut hairline with their bangs and the stylist was able to nail it!

New Hair, New Me

It’s not hard to tell that this person is absolutely beaming after losing the weight of their hair.

Woman with shaved head and longer bans in before and after photo
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Photo Credit: @kristinakatsabina / Instagram

It turns out that shaving your head can be completely freeing and this picture proves it.