A Lob, A Blob, A Pixie, And A Shag: Decoding Women’s Haircuts For Men

Unlike men, women have the luxury to play with variety and several choices, from clothes to shoes to accessories, the list goes on. For some or the other reason, men always find it hard to keep up with their better halves but when it comes to hairstyles, boys are anything but ignorant. Now how much do you know about current trending hairstyles for women?? We help break it down for all you men out there.


sonaakshi lob


Lob is currently the most popular haircut for women in 2015. It stands for a ‘ long bob’. It’s a medium length hairstyle that looks chic and effortless on any woman with any face shape.Of course, this hairstyle comes with lots of variations, involving curls, blunts, asymmetric or cool beachy waves, in other other words, there are endless options to try.


anushka pixie


This bold style involves short and cropped hair with long top layers.
This haircut became popular in 1950s but it is has made a comeback with several celebs sporting this vivacious look like Anne Hathaway, Jennifer Lawrence, Pamela Anderson and many more.




Yeah, it’s not what you think it is. Shags are choppy layered cuts that frame the face. The basis of shag haircuts can be bobs of varied lengths or pixies. For a more modern look they are shaggy-textured with layers and choppy ends. The longer version of shags was deemed as the ‘Rachel cut’ during the 1990s.




Blobs which are blonde long bobs are having a major hair moment. One doesn’t need to be caucasian to rock blonde locks in this day and age. This hairstyle went global in few months and it is here to stay.


layered medium length


This timeless look had always been one of the favorites no matter what. It is simple and easy to style. The name itself is self explanatory, this cut consists of different layers, with top layers cut shorter than the ones beneath. It gives an illusion of longer hair.


selena bangs


This pretty hairstyle is a cult classic as it can make any women look younger with it’s innocent appeal. Bangs, also known as fringes are suitable for all age groups. There are many types of bangs, the most popular being side swept bangs and blunt bangs. Blunt bangs are the easiest way to adding some spice to a rather bland hairstyle. They are very edgy and accentuate the eyes very well.




This is another edgy look which looks ever better with bangs! A a-line bob is a bob cut where the hair is shorter at the back, and angles to a longer front. This haircut requires very low maintenance and is easy to style!


undercuts wavy


This is the boldest look of all. This is a unisex haircut where one section of the hair is held in it’s place whilst the sides is shaved. This partially shaved punky hairstyle gives you the best of two worlds. Rihanna played a key role in the recent popularity of this hairstyle.