Making the decision to go short is a big deal. Not to mention a major commitment. (Just think of all the salon trips you'll have to make to keep your new style from growing out.) There's never been a better time to rock pixies, bowl cuts and the like, however. Why? Because there are lots of great short hair care products out there.
From shine-boosting serums to texturizing sprays and even polishing pomades, cropped manes require special attention. In other words, your current batch of go-tos just won't cut it. Which is why we went ahead and rounded up the best formulas for short hair.
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IGK Crybaby, $28
Your skin isn't the only thing that can benefit from using a serum. IGK's serum-in-oil formula tackles frizz while smoothing, softening and imparting shine. It also boasts good-for-your-hair ingredients like coconut oil to nourish and pear cactus extract to add dimension.
Mousse isn't exactly in most people's hair care arsenal. This isn't the 80s after all. But if you plan on sporting short strands, you'll definitely want to pick this foam up. It supplies long-lasting yet touchable hold and tames flyaways.
TRESemme Heat Tamer Spray, $7.99
Even short hair needs protection. Simply spray on this heat protector before drying your mane or using hot tools. The formula also supplies shine and softness.