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Gorgeous Hairstyles for Older Women


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Kate Capshaw With Short Hair (click image to enlarge)
Kate Capshaw bob hairstyle

Images of Kate Capshaw

Images from top left, clockwise: Christopher Polk/Getty, Christopher Polk/Getty, Kevin Winter/Getty

Here are a few other images of Kate Capshaw with shorter hair. While it's a beauty myth that women over 60 must wear their hair short, the real marker for whether you should be wearing your hair short is whether it would be flattering to your face shape and hair texture.

This look works best on women with naturally straight, somewhat thick hair. The bangs are really flattering as well, but do require upkeep.

Like Kate's look? Check out these articles...

  1. Short Hair: The 6 Hottest Trends
  2. Most Flattering Styles By Face Shape
  3. 10 Things Every Woman Should Know About Hair Texture
Still want more? I have an entire section devoted to Beauty Tips for Women Over Age 50.

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