Age comes with many changes, and this is why there are some unique or particular haircuts for women over 50 years. Even as you grow old, you still want to maintain a sharp and classy look. But, for most ladies, their thinning hair will not allow them to keep the same designs that they would in their younger years. Also, there are changes in tastes and preferences that come with age, but this does not mean that women over 50 cannot wear some elegant haircuts. The picture gallery below demonstrates some the beautiful and impressive hairdos that women prefer to wear after their fiftieth birthday.
# 1 Two Toned Angled Bob
Most ladies over 50 prefer to keep their hair short, and a significant percentage of them will always go for the bob cut. This particular one has a nice angle and some textured and layered locks. However, its unique shade that comes from an ashy gray and carrot shade combination is what makes it look distinct.
The strands in this design are only a few inches long and with the front ones shorter than the rest. They have a beautiful balayage shade that entails painting them with violet and blue hues, and it is just what a senior lady needs for a chic and bright look.
# 3 Gorgeous Stacked Bob
This design also keeps the strands in a bob length, but it is also blunt and uniform. The haircut has some nice stacks that give it a full appearance, and the lady also paints it with a beautiful red hue.
# 4 A Pop of Yellow
Although the blonde tone is the most dominant in this short hair, the pop of yellow at the front is what makes this a unique headdress. The strands also have a short, blunt cut and a simple freehand painting is all a woman needs to achieve the beautiful colors.
# 5 Candy Cloud
Pink works well for most ladies, and this includes the ones in their senior years. Here it blends with a blonde shade to give the short and layered strands an outstanding shade that is what the woman needs to brighten her appearance.
# 6 Long and Wavy Orange Locks
Some haircuts for women over 50 like this one will require minimal trimming because the natural hair is already beautiful enough. Painting the long wavy strands with an orange hue is all the senior lady needs for a refined headdress.
# 7 Radical Undercut Bangs
This dramatic cut entails chopping the sides short and tapering them to create a cute undercut while leaving some golden blonde bangs at the top. The lady then introduces a strip of pink on the side and finishes by giving the locks at the top a clean side sweep.
# 8 Natural Silver Bob
The natural silver shade of this design is fantastic, and it makes things easy for a woman because she can almost never go wrong with any hairdo. But chopping the silver strands into a short and neat bob is just enough to create an elegant design.
# 9 Dimensional Salt and Pepper Locks
The tons of dimension on these shoulder-grazing locks come from spicing up the natural golden blonde with other hues. But the cut and layered styling are also fabulous.
# 10 Sweet Face Framing Bangs
Texture and color are two important elements when it comes to haircuts for women over 50. This design has both, and it keeps the locks just below the shoulder. The beautiful color comes from introducing some pops of purple on the ends.
# 11 Sassy Highlights and Layers
Blonde is an excellent color choice when you want to highlight your mane. The golden blonde hue is what gives this hairdo the adorable streaks, but the strands also have an excellent texture and subtle layers.
# 12 Extra-Short Bon with Beige Streaks
This hairstyle keeps the bob haircut shorter than usual and with some waves and layers. It also entails giving the short strands some sweet beige highlights.
# 13 Side Swept Crop Cut
A cropped cut is another excellent alternative for ladies that prefer to keep their hair short. But, this one looks distinct because it has a beautiful blend of honey brown and golden blonde and some side swept and stacked locks.
# 14 Choppy and Messy
This haircut keeps the strands extra-short but with a rough texture and tapered design at the back. Their styling is also impressive, and it is about giving them a lift at the top and making them messy.
# 15 Shoulder-Grazing Blonde Waves
Some ladies prefer to maintain some extra length and so a shoulder-grazing design like this one is perfect for them. The locks also have a gorgeous blonde shade and gentle waves that the lady enhances with a soft side part.
# 16 Deep Purple and Lavender Bangs
Haircuts for women over 50 do not have to be complicated because sometimes a good color is all that you need. In this design the strands are in a short and layered bob length and their beautiful shade is a blend of lavender and dark purple.
# 17 Pink Waves with a Fringe
The uniform pink shade on these shoulder-length waves is fantastic, and it will brighten the appearance of any woman. Also, the design maintains short bangs at the front that spices up the overall layout.
# 18 Dimensional Gray Face Frame Bob
This dimensional blend of gray and golden blonde is just fantastic. However, the shade would not look this charming without the nice cut and the striking face framing design.
# 19 Messy Waves with Highlights
Styling is as important as the cut when it comes to haircuts for women over 50. For this design, you have to keep the strands short and with a taper cut at the back and style them by forming some messy waves on the upper part.
# 20 Curly Pink and Purple Mane
This design is also about maintaining a couple of inches of hair throughout the head. The strands have some lovely natural curls, and the lady only has to paint them with pink and purple hues to create an elegant hairstyle.
# 21 Cropped Golden Locks
A simple crop cut like this one that maintains a bowl-like design is easy to achieve but will always guarantee you a sharp look. It also has a beautiful golden hue that gives it some extra beauty.
# 22 Neat Precision Bob
This excellent precision Bob also includes a small fringe at the front and some blunt ends at the back. Apart from the cut the design also has some lowlights that help to add some depth and dimension to the natural white blonde strands.
# 23 Ice Blonde Blunt Bob
A smooth and neat hairdo like this one is just what a senior woman needs for a confidence-boosting appearance. It combines a perfect blunt bob with an icy blonde hue to create an outstanding headdress.
# 24 Fun and Sassy Curls
Haircuts for women over 50 can also be fun and sassy, but this is only of you give them an attractive cut and color. For this particular one, the strands have some natural curls and are at a chin length. The lady also spices it up with a soft pale blonde shade.
# 25 Beautiful Soft Blended Blonde Haircut
This crop cut has a unique appearance that comes from giving it some textured strands that the lady styles with a layered side sweep. It also has a beautiful shade that originates from a soft blend of blonde.
# 26 Adorable Over the Face Chocolate Bob
Angled bob haircuts always create some cute short hairdos. And if you give your strands a beautiful blend of chocolate and a touch of purple at the front before styling them with an over the face side sweep, you will look fantastic.
# 27 Shiny and Soft Strands
The glow on these short and blunt strands is amazing, and it is what makes this a majestic hairdo. It comes from blending golden blonde with honey brown and spreading it throughout the hair uniformly.
# 28 Sharp Cut and Shade
The cut and tone of this hairstyle are just fantastic, and they entail cutting the strands to a few inches at the top and tapering the back. For the color, you need to keep the roots dark and use balayage to paint the rest of the hair with an icy blonde hue.
# 29 Cute and Glossy Pixie
A pixie cut like this one will make a woman look classy and also help her stand out from the crowd. Apart from the precision of the cuts the strands also have a cute and glossy shade that makes them look very healthy.
# 30 Intricate Side Swept Pixie
Here is another design that proves that the pixie is one of the best haircuts for women over 50. It has a spectacular blend of colors, but its shape that also includes a side sweep at the front is what makes it a great design.
# 31 Classic Bob with Stacks
A classic bob like this one will work for any woman regardless of her age. It is a stylish haircut that is all about making the back blunt and styling the strands with a stacked side sweep. Also, the blend of brown and blonde hues helps to give it a pleasant overall tone.
# 32 Bold Blonde Bob with Nice Angles
The uniform white blonde shade is the most distinctive element of this look, but there is still more to the headdress. It has a unique bob cut design that entails giving it sharp angles and a blunt fringe.
# 33 Retro Blended Lob
This design is also a classic bob, but it is long and with a beautiful blend of shades. The haircut also keeps some blunt ends, a short fringe at the front to accentuate the face, and the beautiful shade comes from combining different shades of brown.
# 34 Tucked Short Bob Design
Even as you grow old, you can always be sure that a bob haircut will make you look fantastic. Going with a short one like this that also entails tucking the ends is an excellent idea, and this is more so if you also give it a blend of blonde shades.
# 35 Color Melted Short and Straight Hair
Everything from the cut to the color in this design is just straightforward, but it still gives the lady a refined look. It entails giving the straight and smooth strands a short bob haircut and a smooth color melt of golden blonde and brown.
# 36 Shadow Lights and Angles
The shadow lights on the roots and the precise angles are what make this an interesting hairdo. Although the strands are also a few inches long, they have more than enough room to showcase the beautiful blend of shades.
# 37 Edgy and Smooth Cut
Bob haircuts for women over 50 come in many shapes and sizes. This particular headdress entails giving the stands a unique pattern at the back and keeping the strands straight and with an excellent color melt.
# 38 Adorable Purple Pixie
Few ladies can say no to a haircut like this one regardless of their age as it is just outstanding. It is a short pixie design with tapering at the back, and it also has a beautiful and shiny purple shade that makes it look fantastic.
# 39 Violet Side Swept Bangs
The cut on this design is very straightforward as it is all about giving the strands a beautiful asymmetry. After the haircut, the locks get a lovely purple pastel shade and a gorgeous style that involves forming a side part and sweeping the hair to the sides.
# 40 Thick and Wavy Mane
The beauty of this hairstyle comes from a skillful scissor trim that leaves the strands at an almost uniform length throughout the head. Their styling is about forming a soft side part and fluffing the strands before sweeping them to the side.
# 41 Natural Blonde Bob
It will be hard for most individuals to believe that the beautiful blonde shade on these strands is natural as it looks amazing. The color is what most ladies will get as they grow old and so flaunting instead of painting it with different shades is an excellent idea. And if you combine this with a short and angled bob like this one you will look fabulous.
# 42 Hand Painted Silver Waves
These textured and wavy locks look fantastic, and this is thanks to their dramatic cut and color. The color is about using a freehand painting technique to give them a silver shade and styling them with a layered sweep to the side.
# 43 Stacked and Side Swept Pixie
Although this design might not look like the usual pixie haircuts, it still qualifies as one. However, it has a stylish design that entails sweeping it to the sides in subtle layers and a beautiful melt of purple and blonde hues.
# 44 Grown out Blonde Pixie
The most interesting thing about pixie haircuts is that they still give you a distinct hairdo as they grow out. This beautiful one comes in a cute blonde shade, and the lady only has to side-sweep it in stacks to create an attractive headdress.
# 45 Blonde Layers with a Slight Mess
Blonde is one of the best hues when it comes to haircuts for women over 50. Adding a light blonde shade makes a huge difference in this design, but the wavy and messy locks are also vital for this design.
# 46 Delightful Blonde Waves
This hairstyle also demonstrates the immense beauty that you can get by introducing blonde to your hair. But the shoulder-length locks also have some beautiful natural waves and a simple brush back style.
# 47 Marvelous Blend of Chocolate, Blonde, and Mahogany
Since the cut in this headdress is very simple as it only entails trimming the strands to create some textured bangs, most of the beauty comes from the color. The color is a blend of chocolate and blonde shades and with a touch of mahogany.
# 48 Redhead Asymmetrical Lob
Whether you are a natural redhead or not it is still possible to wear this beautiful hairdo. It entails chopping your straight strands into an asymmetrical long bob and styling it with a soft side part.
# 49 Stacked Pop of Purple
Coloring your short strands is the most efficient way of spicing them up. For these particular ones, their cut gives them an amazing texture and the color is about adding some pops of purple in a peek-a-boo design and styling the locks with layers.
# 50 Dark Toned and Sassy Curls
There are many haircuts for women over 50 that will still look fantastic even without giving them bright shades and this one is a perfect example of this. It is a beautiful design that is about keeping the strands short, curly and in a dark natural tone.
# 51 Cropped Purple Pixie
This look is what you will get when you combine crop and pixie cuts. It is a simple headdress, and this means that it will require minimal maintenance and it also has some bright pops of purple that help to enhance the design.
# 52 Honey Blonde Stacks
There is always more to the bob haircut than just the cut. For this one, you have to give it some textured strands, and blended honey blonde shade before styling it with some neat and side swept stacks.
# 53 Textured Brunette Pixie
Natural brunettes are perfect when creating haircuts for women over 50. This particular headdress keeps the strands short and in a pixie design that the lady spices with a side sweep and by leaving a few bangs over the face.
# 54 Short and Curly Elegance
This hairdo is ideal for women with a naturally curly hair. It is a simple design that they can achieve by cutting the curls short and uniform. However, they also have a beautiful golden blonde shade that you can achieve through balayage.
# 55 Strawberry and Orange Waves
You can melt almost any shades that you want and still get an attractive appearance provided you do it well. For this look, you need to blend strawberry and orange hues on your textured waves and finish them with a sweep to the side and a slight mess.
# 56 All Natural Blonde Mane
Some haircuts for women over 50 like this one will require little effort to create because everything is natural. The white blonde shade is the hair color that most ladies will have in their senior years, and if yours is as uniform as this one, you only need some minor trims on the ends and brush back the strands to create a beautiful headdress.
# 57 Smart and Short Haircut
This look is what you would expect to see with your granny because senior ladies love it because of its low maintenance. It is about chopping the strands to a couple of inches and styling them with a slight mess and layering.
# 58 Ultra Chic Asymmetrical Cut
This attention-grabbing design is all from a skillful scissor work. It has a unique asymmetry that comes from leaving one side longer than the other and a simple taper design at the back, and it keeps the color natural.
# 59 Effortless Brush Back
Once you cross the fifty years mark, you will not have the time or desire to wear very complicated hairdos, but you will still want to look smart. A straightforward design like this one that is just about giving the strands minimal trim, a patch of pink pastel and brushing them back is enough for most ladies.
# 60 Stunning Silver Bob
You can never have enough of the bob haircut as there are endless ways of styling and spicing it up. For this particular one, you have to keep the cut simple and with blunt ends and spice up the color by melting a silver shade with your natural hair color.
# 61 Textured and Functional Cut
The texture of the chocolate brown strands in this design is as perfect as it can get. It is a product of a scissor cut that creates a functional and low maintenance design that only require you to run your fingers through to give it a slight mess.
# 62 Beautifully Blonde and Stacked
As you grow old, your strands will lose some of their mass, but there are many ways of making this less visible. This blond haircut demonstrates one effective way to achieve this, and it is about keeping the hair short and styling it with some side swept stacks.
# 63 Lively and Spiky
This sassy haircut will only be possible with a skillful use of scissors because it is what creates the spiky texture. The design keeps the hair short, and the ashy gray shade also adds some extra elegance to the look.
# 64 Chic Honey Blonde Bob
Honey blonde is an attractive color for ladies over 50 because it gives them a neutral and natural looking tone. In this design, it gives the thick and stacked bob a very impressive appearance, and there is nothing much that the lady will need to do because the hair is already beautiful enough.
# 65 Multidimensional Beige Blonde Bangs
The multidimensional look of these short strands comes from both the scissor trim and the beautiful beige blonde shade. The style is also quite impressive, and it is about brushing the locks back in subtle stacks.
# 66 Fall Colors on Textured Locks
Haircuts for women over 50 are in most instances simple and straightforward as this one. It is a simple design that is all about introducing some fall colors to the short textured locks and styling them with a forward sweep and with a slight mess and layering.
# 67 Controlled Chaos
This beautiful hairdo starts with a graduated bob that also includes a taper cut at the back. These luscious curls also have an impressive styling that is all about giving them an extra height at the top.
# 68 Funky Pixie Cut
A funky pixie cut like this one is perfect for a woman that wants something bold and chic. It has an adorable cut that also entails tapering the sides and the color comes from painting it with multiple copper hues.
# 69 Crisp Hairdo with Hidden Panel
You cannot remove creativity from the list of essential requirements when creating haircuts for women over 50. This one is as creative as any design can get, and it is about cutting the strands short and with an asymmetry before styling it with hidden panels of colors and with some layers.
# 70 Cheeky White Blonde Spikes
This haircut has a consistent overall tone which is a natural white blonde shade. The cut is also fantastic, and it is about tapering the sides and back while leaving some cheeky spikes on the upper part.
# 71 Casual Textured Hair with French Roll
The casual texture of these strands is natural and so the lady does not need to do anything much to form them. Apart from this, the lovely strands also have a beautiful brunette shade and an innovative French roll design at the back.
# 72 Sun-Kissed Blonde Waves
Even top notch haircuts for women over 50 like this one still need a good color because it is what gives the strands some depth and dimension. For this design, you need to blend different shades of brown and blonde to give the wavy locks their sun-kissed appearance.
# 73 Fresh and Funky Short Pixie
If you prefer to keep your hair extra-short here is a pixie cut that will work well for you. It keeps the strands at the top at a few inches long and with a tapered back and sides. Also, the spiky strands have some beautiful icy tones and pastels.
# 74 Blunt Fringe and Messy Bangs Combo
The blunt fringe at the front of this haircut is perfect for ladies with a receding hairline or extended forehead as it makes both hard to notice. It combines with the textured and messy bangs around it to create a simple but chic headdress.
# 75 Blondie Pixie with Baby Lights
Pixies make short haircuts attractive, and they are one of the reasons why ladies prefer to keep their hairdos short. This adorable pixie design comes with some blonde baby lights, and it has a cute forward sweep that gives the wearer an attractive appearance.
# 76 Easy and Sweet
Although there is nothing funky or sophisticated about this haircut, it will still make any lady look beautiful. It is about keeping the straight strands just below the chin and giving them a blend of honey and blonde before finishing with a brush to the side and back.
# 77 Color Melted Blonde Waves
The distinct shade on these shoulder length waves comes from melting different shades of blonde which include golden and light hues. These locks also have minimal cuts and an impressive styling that is about sweeping them into a face frame and stacking them slightly.
# 78 Two-Toned Sassy Pixie
Pixie haircuts are just magnificent and if you create yours with a unique design like this one you will not need any other hairdo for many weeks as you will get one of the most refined haircuts for women over 50. It is a two-tone design, and it entails leaving some wavy and upswept blonde strands at the top and keeping the sides dark.
# 79 Upscale Redhead Wave
This haircut will also not require a lot of cutting or styling as it is straightforward. However, the color will need some extra effort to create, but once you have it, the style only requires you to sweep back your strands in subtle layers.
# 80 Elegant Brush Back
A classic and elegant haircut like this one will need the senior woman to keep her strands in their natural color and style them by trimming the ends for some uniformity and finish by brushing everything to the back.
The 80 haircuts for women over 50 above show that age should never prevent you from wearing a stylish hairdo. They are all straightforward but very elegant designs that any senior woman can achieve with a little effort and the best thing is that most will require minimal maintenance.