By: | Updated: 01/12/2018

Short Bob Hairstyles

One of the best things about bob haircuts is that there are so many options for short bob cuts including short bob hairstyles with bangs that are very trendy right now. You will never run out of options for a trendy bob cut! So now let us discuss the pros and cons of bob cuts and short hairstyles!

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Pros of Bob Hairstyles

  1. Bob haircuts are low maintenance

Bob cuts are great as they do not need a great deal of product, depending on the cut you choose. As well, you won’t have to wash your hair as much. You can use dry shampoo and leave-in conditioner between washings. As well, your hair will dry a lot faster. Most very short bob hairstyles are wash and go so if you are looking for a low maintenance style, as short bob might be just what the doctor ordered!

  1. Bob cuts are a great way to add volume to thin hair

If you have thin or fine hair, a bob cut can add a ton of volume and texture of your hair. Short stacked hairstyles are a great way to add fullness to thinner tresses!

  1. Bob hairstyles are a great way to even out thicker tresses

If you have thick hair and you are finding it hard to manage, a bob cut is a great way to even out your thicker locks! It can add life to longer hair that has grown dull and listless. As well there are so many adorable and sassy short bob hairstyles for thick hair!

  1. Bob cuts are extremely trendy

Bob haircuts have been in style for well over a century and aren’t going away any time soon! Celebs like Pink and Miley Cyrus have proudly rocked super short and sexy pixie haircuts this season!

  1. Short bob cuts are very cool in the warmer months

Any woman who has had longer locks can attest that long hair can be a burden in the summer. A bob cut is a great way to keep your hair from feeling damp, frizzy and dull from humidity!

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Cons of Bob Hairstyles

  1. Bob hairstyles require frequent trims

If you like your bob cut and want to keep that look for some time, it will require frequent trips to the hair salon. You should probably get your bob hairstyle trimmed every 4-6 weeks. However if you really love the look, it is definitely worth the effort.

  1. Bob haircuts limit your options for hair accessories

Depending on which bob hairstyle you choose, you may be unable to pull your hair back in a ponytail or updo. This will also limit you when it comes to wearing ribbons, clips and the like in your hair. However, if you get a longer bob, or a lob, you can still pull your hair back in a cute half up/half down hairstyle!

  1. Bob cuts can take a long time to grow out
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The main disadvantage of a short bob cut is that it will take a bit longer to grow out. This is especially true if you have an angled or asymmetrical bob. It may require some trimming while you are growing it out to keep it from looking unruly. But one of the beat things about hair is that it always grows back, no matter what style you choose!

If you are still unsure, take a look to the next pages with our gallery of short bob hairstyles pictures. They are super cute and as you will see they are very stylish and flattering and can work with any length of hair from very short to medium length hairstyles!

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