The Best Hair Cuts & Colours For Older Women

Hair Ideas for Older Women at Fretwell Bennett Hairdressing Salon, Manchester City Centre

Cuts Styles for older women at fretwellbennett hair salon in manchesterAre you stuck in a rut with your hairstyle? Fear not! The hairstyling experts in Manchester City Centre at Fretwell Bennett are on hand to help transform and update your hairstyle!

Although classic styles such as the one length bob and pixie cut have stood the test of time, tight perms and set curls have definitely not!

Let us modernise your look, we can tailor a hair cut & colour to perfectly suit you, your personality, lifestyle and hair type. Below we have complied a list of the best hair cuts for older women with fine or thinning hair plus, the latest hair colours to blend and compliment grey or white hair.

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Mid-Length Hair Styles For Older Women

Wearing your hair so it sits between the chin and your shoulders is a great look no matter what age you are. A mid length hair cut suits all hair types, plus if you want to hide an ageing neck, this style can really help!   

Add textured layers for added movement and volume around the crown

Side-Sweeping Fringes & Layers Make You Look Younger

Fringes are a great way to get a youthful appearance – they hide a multitude of sins (mainly unwanted fine lines and wrinkles) plus they move the focus to your eyes and create a softer look.

For a cut that creates fullness add layers to your hair – ask you Fretwell Bennett hair stylist to suggest the best hair products for your hair type to help give bounce and volume.

Long Hair For Older Women

Long hairstyles for older women are often greeted with a gasp! Followed by the question, “am I too old to wear my hair long?” The answer is of course not! Long hair looks great on everyone especially when it is well maintained.

Ensure you have regular hair cuts and conditioning treatments at Fretwell Bennett Hairdressing in Manchester City Centre to keep your hair looking amazing. 

Disguise Fine & Thinning Hair

Most women see changes in their hair as they age – common changes in older women’s hair include: it becomes fluffy, thinner, finer or coarser due to grey hairs.

Short hairstyles can be great for disguising fine hair – all you need is a great hair cut, some professional hair products and a few top tips on how to style your cropped hair!

Fuller, thicker hair can now be yours thanks to the Invati Range for thinning hair available at Fretwell Bennett Aveda salon in Manchester.

Grey Hair, Manchester Hairdressing Salon

Silver grey hair colours are a top hair colouring trend in 2018 so if your hair is naturally white or salt and pepper coloured – you’re ahead of the game!

We can also adjust the tone of your grey hair colour to make it appear brighter and less dull. Feeling adventurous? Why not try adding a pastel colour to your hair such as lavender or pink?

Rest assured, your colour specialist in Manchester City Centre at Fretwell Bennett hair salon will help you find the right tone to suit you. 

Hair Cuts & Colours for Stylist Over 50s at Fretwell Bennett Hair Salon in Manchester City Centre

Take a look at our salon reviews to see why our clients say we are the best hair salon in Manchester city centre for creating traditional hair cuts plus the latest stylish looks for women of all ages. Simply call our salon on 0161 2369693 or book online.

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