Coco Chanel perhaps said it best: “A woman who cuts her hair is about to change her life.” We, for one, couldn’t agree more: A good chop has the power to change up your identity in an instant, so you want to make sure it’s the right one.
But how to choose with so much to consider? There’s the style (Will it fit your personality?), the shape (Is it right for your face?) and, of course, the maintenance (Can you handle it once you leave the salon? Is it cute? Modern? Trendy?) — the list goes on and on.
Lucky for us spoiled 21st-century kids, we’ve got options, and plenty of ‘em: Instagram is a mine of wealth as far as hairspiration goes. The only downside? There’s a TON to sort through, and plucking out the hidden gems can be a daunting task … which is exactly why we’ve done it for you.
We found styles to cover all of the above bases and more in 2019, plus tips on how to make them your own: Scroll through to see our favorites!