Gamine and gorgeous, yet classic — the short pixie hairstyle takes guts, but the payoff is totally worth it.
Kristin Scott Thomas's sweet cut features bangs that not only sweep to the side, they're graduated in length, going from shorter to longer across the forehead.
Samira Wiley keeps her hair closely cropped along the sides of her head, allowing her curls to shine in an almost flat-top style.
Just because your hair is short doesn't mean you can't enjoy stylish layers. A pixie-length interpretation of the shag is slightly edgy, especially when worn a little messy like Agyness Deyn does.
As short as you can imagine going, try going even shorter up front with tiny, wispy bangs like Zoe Kravitz.
Ruth Negga's naturally tighter curls are smoothed out into a sweet, softer finish without completely losing their shape or adding too much extra length.
Kristen Stewart's super-short 'do is framed by fun, flippy edges. To help those pieces defy gravity without looking stiff, try a soft-hold formula like Ouidad Clear Control Pomade ($26, ).
Evan Rachel Wood adds retro drama to her short style with deeply side-parted bangs that take on a gorgeous curve. Keep it shapely with a medium-hold hairspray like Bumble and bumble Spray de Mode Flexible Hold Hairspray ($16, ).
Don't be afraid of going super-short if you have curly hair. Pixie cuts like Halsey's are low-maintenance — just run a little gel through your hair, muss it up and enjoy the air-dried results.
If you want a statement-making haircut, ask your stylist to trim your bangs straight across for a chic look that shows off your face.
Keep the drama up top like Tyra by styling your pixie so the majority of the volume is pointed forward, drawing attention to your pretty eyes. Caramel babylights throughout lighten up this intense look.
If you're ready to go short with your hair but don't want to leave your entire face exposed, a sweet side-swept look like Kaley Cuoco's gives you the security of bangs with the ease of a pixie.
Who didn't fall in love with Halle Berry's hair when she debuted her pixie cut? Her look proves curly-haired women can look absolutely amazing with short locks.
For a sweet and simple look, brush your hair forward and tuck it off to one side.
For Emma Watson's cool, flat style, get your hair wet and apply a strong-hold gel to it, then comb it through for smoothness.
Achieve Charlize Theron's boyish glamor by parting your hair to the side and pushing up the front portion, then applying wax to maintain hold.
Brighten up your face like Julianne Hough by adding highlights and lowlights for a dynamic effect.
Comb down your hair and spray them with a little hairspray, then apply a bold red lipstick and winged liner for a classic look.
If you have curly hair and have been afraid to try a pixie cut, just check out Audrey Tautou's for inspiration.
Add a volume without going overboard by applying a little mousse to your roots along the crown of your head, then tousling.
If you love simple, wake-up-and-go haircuts, ask your stylist to give you Angela Bassett's classic, elegant pixie.
Show off your highlights and lowlights by chopping short layers into your hairdo a la Ellen DeGeneres.
Try Liza Minnelli's spiky, voluminous style if you want to add lots of flare to your daily style.
To show off your lovely face, try Chandra Wilson's look by brushing back the front layers of your hair.
If you have naturally wavy hair, style it elegantly by parting it to the side and brushing it back. Use a lightweight mousse and a spritz of hairspray to maintain the shape.
Skip the hair dye like Judi Dench and rock a solid white look with a bit of texture using a lightweight mousse.
Amp up the edginess in your look like Jennifer Lawrence by using a little hair wax to add spiky texture.
Show off your facial features by trying an ultra-close crop like Jamie Lee Curtis's.
Try Tilda's cool hairstyle by , then using a large-barrel curling iron to curl hair upward and away from your face.
Straighten your hair, then comb it to one side and spritz a bit of hairspray over it to get Charlize Theron's gorgeous style.
To get Ginnifer Goodwin's sexy, slick look, wet your hair with water and then spray it with liquid gel to hold your style in place.