After a major haircut, it's totally normal to panic the first time you wash your hair and lose the perfect blown-out style you left the salon with. We've been there, done that, worn a baseball cap to work because it was easier than figuring out how to style our new short hair.
Or maybe you've never ventured in to short haircut territory before, and don't even know what style you should ask your hairstylist for. Or you've been rocking a short style for ages and want to mix it up with something new and trendy.
If any of these sound familiar, you're in the right place. It's 100% possible to make a short cut look styled and polished with as little effort as you'd put into a high ponytail or topknot. Once you get the hang of the hairdos we're about to show you, you'll fall completely in love with your low-maintenance short hair–if you haven't already.
Continue reading below for our picks and tips on maintaining the prettiest short hairstyles.