Women Over 50 Can’t Get Enough Of These 35 Pixie Bob Haircuts

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Written by Rachel Miller

Updated: June 10, 2024

Above all haircuts, there’s one that women over 50 are going crazy about this year—the pixie bob, also called the “bixie.” This hybrid hairstyle pairs the best of the two most iconic haircuts for older women, bringing the pixie’s carefree texture and the classic bob’s length, and both styles have a modern, chic look with low-maintenance styling.   

But what makes the pixie bob the perfect haircut for women over 50 is the super youthful and playful vibes and a whole lot of versatility. So, if you’re looking for a new style, check out these 35 pixie bob haircuts women over 50 can’t get enough of!

#1. Classic Pixie Bob with Side-Swept Bangs

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If you want a spunky look with a touch of sophistication, look no further than a classic pixie bob with side-swept bangs. This is a polished and put-together haircut for women over 50, giving the pixie’s texture and volume with a little longer length in a bob-inspired shape to frame your face. Then, the side-swept bangs add a super-chic finishing touch.

#2. Textured Pixie Bob with Choppy Layers

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The textured pixie bob with choppy layers is an eye-catching look with energy. Choppy layers infuse thinning hair with extra textured movement and a fab and fun flair. Best of all, this cut requires virtually zero effort to style.

#3. Long Pixie Bob with a Layered Crown

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Looking for something vivacious and versatile? You need a long pixie bob with a layered crown! This is the quintessential haircut for women over 50 who are looking for something cool and confident. It combines extra-long layers with that classic bob-inspired shape and a layered crown for a double dose of volume.

#4. Short Pixie Bob with a Tapered Nape

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Want a smart and chic cut with a spark of sophistication? Try a short pixie bob with a tapered nape! This tastefully textured haircut features a tapered nape that gives a clean-cut edge while making the cut even simpler to style.

#5. Asymmetrical Pixie Bob

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Nothing is as charming and trendy as an asymmetrical pixie bob. The asymmetry adds a contemporary edge to the already modern pixie bob while also providing the perfect texture for boosting fine hair.

#6. Pixie Bob with Long Side Bangs

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A pixie bob with long side bangs is an irresistibly elegant haircut for women over 50 who want something to make them look and feel younger. This pixie bob’s shape is perfect for creating an age-defying shape and tightening your jawline. Then, the long side bangs do their part in contouring your cheekbones and highlighting your eyes.

#7. Layered Pixie Bob with Voluminous Top

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Breathe new life into your hair with a layered pixie bob with a voluminous top. This pixie bob features that classic combined-cut layering and extra volume on top, which is especially ideal for women over 50 with finer hair that needs a little extra help with height and movement.

#8. Pixie Bob with Subtle Highlights

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If you’re looking for something bright and beautiful, go for a pixie bob with subtle highlights! This stunning look features slight highlights to create dimension that accentuates the texture of the pixie bob haircut for something effortlessly summer-ready and super stylish.

#9. Tousled Pixie Bob with Beachy Waves

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This one’s for all you beach babes over 50! The tousled pixie bob with beachy waves provides carefree tousled layers, making the perfect full-bodied base for beachy waves, giving you a fun and youthful look.

#10. Pixie Bob with Sideburns

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Dive into a dazzling hairdo like the pixie bob with sideburns! This style features the pixie’s light and airy texture, a bob-inspired shape accentuated by the sideburns to highlight your cheekbones.

#11. Short and Sassy Pixie Bob

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Get a style that’s equal parts chic and cheeky with a short and sassy pixie bob. This is a short, sophisticated look with a little spunk to help you turn back the clock, featuring a short bob-reminiscent frame with a spark of texture. 

#12. Pixie Bob with Undercut Detailing

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Want something refined with a modern edge? You’ve got to try a pixie bob with undercut detailing. This super sophisticated pixie bob features that classic volume and gentle texture, with the undercut for a crisp, clean finishing touch.

#13. Polished Pixie Bob with Rounded Sides

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The polished pixie bob with rounded sides is a magnificent minimalist look with maximum style. This refined and radiant haircut for older women has all the features of the fan-favorite bixie cut, with rounded slides for extra body.

#14. Chin-Length Pixie Bob with Delicate Layers

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Nothing blends gorgeous and graceful like a chin-length pixie bob with delicate layers. The chin-length frame is extra youthful, creating a sharper neck and jawline, while the rest of the cut gives you high volume and beautiful airy movement for a super soft and elegant aesthetic.

#15. Pixie Bob with Subtle Balayage

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Want something effortlessly effervescent yet elegant? You need a pixie bob with subtle balayage! This style brings out the best in any hair type, creating a naturally sunlit look with added definition that enhances the texture and volume of the pixie bob.

#16. Pixie Bob with Feathered Bangs

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If you’re looking for something glamorous with a cute, girly edge, there’s nothing better than a pixie bob with feathered bangs! This pixie bob features vibrant layering for a light and airy texture, accentuated by the feathered bangs for an extra complementary face frame.

#17. Softly Layered Pixie Bob

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Get a smooth, sophisticated aesthetic with the softly layered pixie bob. The soft layering brings robust volume with gentle texture for just enough movement to bring your hair back to life with that beloved, flawlessly flattering shape for your facial features.

#18. Pixie Bob with Choppy Fringe

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The pixie bob with a choppy fringe is a playful and punchy look for older women who refuse to lose their edge–not that we can blame you! This easy-wear look takes seconds to style but never fails to bring you a lively aesthetic with carefree charm.

#19. Angled Pixie Bob with Elongated Front Pieces

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Looking for something luxurious and lively? Try an angled pixie bob with elongated front pieces! This pixie bob features robust volume and a super enchanting shape, angled perfectly to create a sharp contour for a younger-looking face, and elongated front pieces to add that extra flirty flair.

#20. Messy Pixie Bob with Wispy Layers

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If you want something fresh and fun, the messy pixie bob with wispy layers is for you! The whimsical, wispy layers create a messy texture that brings that perfect bedhead-chic style to any hair type, but it is especially effective in giving a zap of life to thick, straight hair or waves.

#21. Pixie Bob with a Graduated Back

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Go for a short take on the classic graduated bob and try a pixie bob with a graduated back. This refined and ravishing pixie bob has a delicate texture and graduated layering at the back for the perfect amount of body and an angle that creates instant youthful charm.

#22. Pixie Bob with Shadow Root Color

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Get a bold, beautiful look with a touch of edgy-glam with the pixie bob and shadow root color. This trend isn’t just for looks. Shadow roots add depth to your roots, making them look thicker and fuller, making this style particularly ideal for older women struggling with thinning hair.

#23. Short Pixie Bob with Textured Ends

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If you need a haircut with a short and chic shape to frame your upper facial features, look no further than a short pixie bob with textured ends. This style doesn’t just flatter your face but also renews your natural texture, with the textured ends bringing an instant boost of movement to any hair type.

#24. Pixie Bob with Bold Color Accent

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A pixie pop with a bold accent color adds a fun and unexpected flair to the timeless look of the pixie bob. With this style, you get the classic complementary shape of the bob, the trendy texture of the pixie, and a cool pop of color to finish it all off. This look is also a fun way to try out a bright and vibrant color without going overboard!

#25. Pixie Bob on Natural Gray

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If you’re looking for natural elegance, you’ll find it (and more) in the pixie bob on natural gray. This pixie bob creates a soft, chic look with a touch of texture that showcases your natural gray with nothing but style and grace.

#26. Textured Pixie Bob with Subtle Volume

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Go for something super-chic and stylish look with a tiny bit of height, and get a textured pixie bob with subtle volume. This style is best for thicker hair that needs more help with movement than volume, with textured layering to bring your hair back from the depths of dullness with a trendy flair.

#27. Pixie Bob with Side Swept Fringe and Tapered Back

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The pixie bob with a side-swept fringe and tapered back is a triple-threat haircut for women over 50. This style brings the pixie bob’s robust volume, tasteful texturizing for any hair type, and complementary accentuated by the clean, crisp tapered back and a side-swept fringe to complete the look with a fab flair while highlighting your eyes. 

#28. Pixie Bob with Arched Bangs

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Fab and fetching—that’s how we describe the pixie bob with arched bangs. This elegant pixie bob has all its classic volume and texture, vigorous movement for any hair type, and a cute frame for your facial features for an anti-aging allure.

#29. Geometric-Cut Pixie Bob

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Want the ultimate high-fashion hairstyle? You need a geometric-cut pixie bob. This is the best contemporary yet classy look for older women who want something super-chic, bringing that trendy texture with geometric cuts for an extra modern edge.

#30. Two-Tone Pixie Bob

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Get a double dose of style with a two-toned pixie bob! This whimsical take on the pixie bob creates unexpected dimensions for any hair type, creating an eye-catching aesthetic for older women who love to be bold, bright, and beautiful.

#31. Razored Pixie Bob with a Layered Crown

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Looking for something fab with a little flashy flair? Go for a razor pixie bob with a layered crown. Razored layed give high-powered movement ideal for waves but can also give pin-straight hair a brand new vibe. The layered crown gives extra volume for fine and thinning hair.

#32. Pixie Bob with Long Textured Bangs

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The pixie bob with long textured bangs is a stunning balance of exuberance and elegance. This style features the flattering shape of the bob with amplified volume and texture to bring some excitement to the look. Then, long textured bangs come in to add a flirtatious finishing touch.

#33. Windswept Pixie Bob with Piecey Layers

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A windswept pixie bob with piecey layers is a fun and fabulous haircut for women over 50 who want to infuse some razzle-dazzle into their natural texture. This versatile cut is ideal for any hair type but gives exceptional movement to waves and curls to create a gorgeous windblown look with layers that fall in the right places to accentuate your facial features.

#34. Pixie Bob with Subtle Face Framing Layers

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If you want something chic and charming, you’ve got to try a pixie bob with subtle face-framing layers. This low-key but high-style haircut for older women brings the pixie bob’s beloved volume and texture with added face-framing layers for a super complementary shape that adds a youthful glow.

#35.  Pixie Bob with Blunt Micro Bangs

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The playful Parisian chic look has no age limit, and nothing proves that better than a pixie bob with blunt, more bangs. This look features a full-bodied short bob with a classic French bob twist and blunt bangs to finish the look off with a bang.


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