“Mom hair” is a term that has many different meanings — typically swirling around “frumpy,” “dated” or “boring.” Many new moms want to chop off their long pregnancy hair for something easier to maintain (less to wash, less to blow dry, less for baby to pull), yet are scared of crossing over into “mom hair” territory. The type of short hair style that instantly adds 5 years and a minivan.
So if you’re craving a shorter hair cut, here are 15 chic looks that are as stylish as they are functional:
(Keep in mind your specific hair type, face shape and maintenance tolerability, like styling products, blow drying, etc.)
1. WAVY CHOP
If you have naturally wavy hair, here’s a low-maintenance look. If you have naturally straight hair, you’ll need some texturizing spray and volumizer.