Wedge haircuts are a classic look that became popular in the 60s. But now, it’s making a comeback for women over 60 years old in various different styles and variations, lending a trendy upgrade to an old classic.
If you miss donning your wedge haircut before, you can definitely bring it back now! Here are 21 modern and trendy wedge haircuts for over 60 years old, which proves that women our age don’t need to shy away from looking our best.
1. Short with wisps
This wedge haircut can help anyone over 60 look great and young. Short hair can add a bit of flavour into your life, and add a certain sense of youthfulness. Pair this nice wedge haircut with cool highlights for that maximum youthful effect!
2. Short hair with layered crops
If you would rate the best wedge haircuts for over 60 years old, then this would be in the top 10. One reason is that it looks effortless and flawless, edgy but classy, and is very comfortable and cool!
Layered is a great technique to bring volume to your hair. This wedge layered haircut looks super great on blonde and platinum hair. If you have gray hair and are looking to remove the brassy undertones, make sure you pick a suitable shampoo for gray hair that contains a purple-based solution.
Don’t you love the way the curls fall on this one? Perfect for slightly curly or wavy hair, this haircut will frame your face so well and give you that extra volume you so desire.
Pixie cut may seem like a young person’s choice, but we are all young and youthful at heart! If there are times when you wish you could turn time around to relive your youth, say no more—cut your hair short and start again!
6. Grey hair, don’t care
If you have finer hair, then this natural grey bob may just be the best look for you. Look at how edgy and trendy this haircut is. Looks straight out of a magazine editorial!
If you want something that’s not too drastic and very subtle, you can go for this long, layered wedge. It’s great for framing fuller faces and hiding excess cheeks.
8. The devil wears prada
When it comes to edgy wedge hairstyles for over 60 years old, you can’t go wrong with the classic “The Devil Wears Prada” look by Meryl Streep! It’s soft, but commands attention; it’s classy but gives that edgy statement. Perfect for platinum hair!
9. Feathered cut
Do you want to hide your neck lines and wrinkles? Or maybe your neck just gets too chilly in the winter? Get this fuller wedge haircut that’s cut right below the neckline for easy and elegant coverage.
10. Curly wedge with streaks
Just because we’re ageing, doesn’t mean we can’t do fun things! An example of fun wedge haircuts for over 60 years old where you can flaunt your curls would be this curly wedge, made even more interesting with colored streaks! What’s your favorite color? Go for it!
11. Grey pixie for the silver foxes
Flaunt your grey hair with pride and rock this layered pixie! You can achieve this sleek layered look with straight and fine hair.
If you’re not yet ready to chop off your hair, that’s okay! You can keep your medium hair and still look edgy with it by opting for a longer layered wedge. This stands out even better with a balayage hair color of your choice.
For a clean and straight look, opt for this straight cut bob. This sharp cut is made to impress, but may be a bit hard to maintain. Prepare to take frequent trips to your hairdresser!
14. Extremely short bob with bangs
With an extremely short haircut from the back and wisps of bangs in the front, this is the perfect look for those who wish to look cool and chill even as they age. It’s super low maintenance, too!
You can play around with your greying hair by adding in some dark greys to give it shadow and volume. Salt and pepper hair is very popular now among the youth, so you can definitely stay young with this look.
Younger people these days are putting in so much effort just to achieve platinum and white hair—something us, seniors, already have! So, flaunt that! Rock your snow white hair by playing with this wedge haircut that’s a bit more volumized at the top, and shorter at the back.
The messy, untidy look is such a sexy look for women of all ages! If you’re too busy to spend time every day to keep your hair down, might as well own this messy, casual style.
18. Tapered cut with asymmetric bangs
Sometimes, all you need to do when browsing for wedge haircuts for over 60 years old is to go for the craziest one. How about playing with a little asymmetry and breaking the rules? Experiment, have fun, and look great while you’re at it, too!
Edgy, messy, spiky—there’s so much going on in this blonde messy crop and we love it! If you’re feeling a bit experimental, try this cool wedge hairstyle.
20. The Flotus Afro
Do you have beautiful natural afro-textured hair? Wear it proud just like former FLOTUS Michelle Obama! This afro wedge haircut is such a standout, great for all kinds of occasions and events.
21. Jaw Length Bob Cut
Classic and elegant, this wedge haircut will take you from casual to formal in a snap. The beautiful layers and the clean-cut creates a sense of sophistication, which only befit a woman who has become more beautiful and wiser with age.