Editor's Note

Inspiring Hairstyles For Women Over 50

our hairstyle can make or break your entire look — but somehow it’s easy to get into a hair rut that often includes tying it back every day or letting yourself go far too long between haircuts until you just can’t stand it any longer. Whether it’s because you are weary of updating your look, haven’t found the right stylist, or just haven’t settled on a style or length that you’re happy with, hair can be downright hard. But it doesn’t have to be.

We’ve turned to our favorite stars over 50 to inspire your next trip to the salon. From long hairstyles to short bobs to easy updos, we’ve compiled the best hairstyles and hair styling ideas that can help you navigate a new ‘do. After all, sometimes it just takes one photo to get you back in the game and excited for a new look.

Flip through these gorgeous hairstyles for women over 50 and get prepared for your next hair adventure. These styles aren’t ultra fussy or high-maintenance — while you might not be a Hollywood star, you can certainly have hair like one. Which of these styles do you like best?

Katie Couric’s Cropped Haircut

Television broadcaster Katie Couric keeps her look on point with a short cropped cut. She adds a soft touch by sprinkling in subtle blond highlights.

Actress Edie Falco wore her hair in a lovely loose bun for the SAG Awards. The look is fresh while still being classy.