Short, trendy hairstyles are hot for spring and summer 2009. A relaxed, yet sophisticated look prevails with some easy to manage designs that look great and are simple to maintain. Undoubtedly, short hair is most preferred during the hot seasons, and 2009 is no different. Stylists around the world are predicting that short and trendy hairstyles will be in vogue this year. Take a look at what will be hot!

Choosing the right hairstyle can be fun and exciting. The chosen style should accentuate the facial features and give a classic and elegant look. The latest trend in the hairstyles for short hair consist of bob, shag, bang, pixie, layers, perm, sedu and curls. Women with straight hair can try short pixie cut or short layered hairstyles with playful bangs. Sedu short hairstyles are also available with various styling options.

Modern men are more conscious about wearing a fancy look and an outstanding hairstyle. In the last few years short hairstyles for women have also become popular because many of the celebrities have switched over to short hair dos. There is a huge selection of short new hairstyles for women to fit every personality. Bob cut, choppy crop, textured bob, pixie cut, blunt bob, curl bob and short shag are the most popular among them.

Layers provide variations depending on different hair lengths like short layers, choppy layers, long layers and other styling additions as well. Short-layered hairstyles are rarely seen but are still popular with long layers at both front and sides. Short hairdos can go up to one or two layers. Layers will jazz up any short hair cut.

For a long shaped face you can try out chin length bob, curls, or front layers that will hide the elongated structure and will make your face look fuller. Side swept bangs will also look great. Avoid any kind of style with more volume on the top as it will further make your face look longer. Any style with volume on the side will give it a comparatively shorter look.

Medium layered hairstyles are the latest trend in the fashion scene. Layers provide texture, definition and elegance to medium length hair. The front bang in the layers provides facial framing giving a unique look. There can be several variations in layered medium hairstyles and it looks good on almost all facial shapes irrespective of the hair thickness, facial features, skin types and even complexion.

Think about all those bright wild fashions in the “Austin Powers” movies-with hairstyles to match. The short geometric hairstyles made famous by models like Twiggy and seen on hundreds of dancers in TV shows, these simple, angular cuts are geared to bone-straight hair.

While some women are still hanging on to their long hair many of the new hairstyles for women are chopping off excess length in exchange for a mid-length hairstyle. This trend is gaining in popularity because so many women are finding mid-length hairstyles give them more volume, movement and styling options. If you’re scissor shy try cutting your long hair to shoulder length and adding layers.