10 Ways to Fake a Short Haircut

In case you are tempted with wearing short haircuts but don’t dare to reach for scissors, have a look at these ways to fake a short haircut. You are provided with the most essential and efficient tricks of turning your long locks into short ones. You may experiment both with various styles and find the best one for your face form.

1. Fake an Asymmetrical Bob Hairstyle

To look astounding and fashionable for 2015, consider Allison Williams’ artificial bob hairstyle, created in an asymmetrical form. You may pull it off both at work and at a great party. To recreate this look, create a side section with a comb and opt for backcombing. Before curling your hair, apply hairspray and pin them up with hair clips. Let the curls loose and comb them either with your fingers or with a comb to add extra volume. Use bobby pins to make the tucked hair stay firm, creating an image of an asymmetrical bob hairstyle.

Fake an Asymmetrical Bob Hairstyle

2. Fake an Asymmetrical Pixie Hairstyle

If you are curious about pixie hairstyles but have never tried them before, take your opportunity of rocking this exquisite style. For this chic look, you will just need to use twisting techniques. Apply hairspray on all your hair, Divide your hair into top and bottom parts. Brush the lower part back and create a low pony. Loosen the top part, apply styling product on each section and after combing, go for twisting. Do the same process with all your hair and after waiting for several minutes, carry out the untwisting. Pin the pony up, creating the desired hairstyle.

Fake an Asymmetrical Pixie Hairstyle

3. Fake a Faux Hawk Hairstyle with Braid

To embrace a beautiful and stylish haircut, you should just have a little practice and know the technique of braiding. Make the top part of your head textured and the sides super sleek. Take the back part of your hair and start braiding. Then bring it up and create a faux hawk, adjusting with pins.

Fake a Faux Hawk Hairstyle with Braid

4. Fake a Curly Bob Hairstyle

You are advised to give a try to this faux short haircut with your long tresses and look amazingly stunning. To get it, apply texture-enhancing hairspray on all your hair and carry out the curling process with the help of a curling iron. After curling, divide your hair into top and bottom sections. Take the pony, braid it and roll around the base, adjusting with pins. Then loosen it to add volume to your tresses. Make the top part textured by teasing and applying hairspray. Take some hair ends up and tuck them under another hair section, adjusting with pins. Do the same thing with the next side, as well, getting a faux curly hairstyle.

Fake a Curly Bob Hairstyle

5. Fake an Updo Hairstyle with a Head Scarf

If you want to take your long tresses off your face, just bring them up, wrap and adjust with pins, embellishing the gorgeous updo with a cute scarf for a romantic vibe.

Fake an Updo Hairstyle with a Head Scarf

6. Fake an Underpinning

Take your inspiration from AJ Michalka and fake a splendid underpinning. In case your hair has long layers, just take them up and apply pins, thus creating an image of short updo hairstyle.

Fake an Underpinning

7. Fake a Lob Hairstyle

It’s quite easy to make your long locks become a stunning lob. Apply texturizing hairspray on all your hair, go for scrunching and create two low pigtail hairstyles, tying with elastics. Get a chic loop from your pigtail and pull it up, adjusting with pins. Do the same thing with the other pigtail and enjoy your casual lob hairstyle.

Fake a Lob Hairstyle

8. Fake a Fringe Bob Hairstyle

Thrill your friends with your eccentric look, faking a bob hairstyle, embellished with a fringe. Make your hair curly with the help of a curling wand, starting from one side of your head. Reach for a hairspray and tease the crown. Bring the curls to shape by combing them. Create a loose pony at the back of your head and go for twisting. Tuck the pony underneath, adjusting with pins and leave some hair loose for a softer touch. Use your fingers to shape the style.

Fake a Fringe Bob Hairstyle

9. Fake a Tucked Hairstyle

The runways of fashion shows inspire you to sport new and easy short hairstyles just by tucking your long hair in your cute sweater.

Fake a Tucked Hairstyle

10. Fake a Milkmaid Braided Hairstyle

Sport one of the romantic hairstyles by creating a gorgeous milkmaid braid. To enjoy this look, coat your hair with dry shampoo to make you braid stay in place. Create either a side or a middle section. Go for a Dutch braid with one of the side pieces, making it too tight and roll all around your head, ending with a traditional braid. Use an elastic band to tie the end of the braid. Then work with the other side of your head and you will get a fabulous milkmaid braided hairstyle.
Shift from your traditional looks and give a try to new styles, faking short haircuts and looking both bold and subtle.

Fake a Milkmaid Braided Hairstyle