50 Edgy, Shaggy, Messy, Spiky, Choppy Pixie Haircuts

It originated in the Roaring Twenties, when women first became liberated, made an unapologetic comeback during the revolutionary 1960s, graced magazine covers in the androgynous, rock-dominated 90s—and, by all accounts, the choppy pixie cut is here to stay once more. We’re featuring the most daring and hip pixies, because we are sure that femininity can be plentifully achieved with short hair, too.

Pixie Cuts For Any Taste

We’ve got a bit of something for everyone today, from cool, daring haircuts for those with a punk flair at heart, to smart ideas on the best pixie styling for different face shapes. If you’re looking for a perennially cute short style that’s also easy to maintain, we’ve got 50 inspirational pictures all lined up here for you.

#1: Classical Short Pixie in Pastel Blue

This is one of those edgy pixie haircuts that work particularly well for long faces. That’s mainly because of a well-known hairstyling tip: haircuts with bangs will draw attention away from the oversized forehead and direct it to other facial features, such as the eyes. Note how everything in the above photo, makeup and side-swept fringe included, bring the model’s gaze out.
1 classical short pixie in pastel blue