Short hair leaves you less to work with when you're planning your prom hairstyle, but don't fear: Some of the cutest styles out there can only be achieved with cropped locks. Keep reading to find out which one may be right for you.
Pixie cuts can be easily dressed up for a formal occasion, with a little bit of styling and perhaps a subtle hair accessory. As for a bob hairstyle, those classics are just about the most universally flattering and grown-up looks out there.
If you're determined to try an updo with your short hair, it can be done! Bobby pins are your best friend. Check out the pictures below for some ideas on short prom hairstyles.Actress Hayden Panettiere arrives at the Hollywood Domino Gala presented by Circa and Bing in support of Seven Bar Foundation held at Sunset Tower on February 24, 2011 in West Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)more pics »
Hayden Panettiere styled her short straight cut in soft textured waves at the Hollywood Domino Gala. Presenter Scarlett Johansson poses in the press room during the 83rd Annual Academy Awards held at the Kodak Theatre on February 27, 2011 in Hollywood, California. (Getty Images)more pics »
Scarlett Johansson styled her short locks into soft waves at the 83rd Annual academy Awards. 13th Annual Costume Designers Guild Awards.Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA.February 22, 2011. (Bauer Griffin)more pics »
Halle Berry gave her pixie cut a nice twist with textured tresses. Author Nicole Richie signs copies of her book "Priceless" at Barnes & Noble at the Grove on October 6, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images)more pics »
Nicole showed off her blond bob while hitting the signing of her new book 'Priceless'Celebrities attending the 'Meek's Cutoff' premiere at the 67th Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy. (Photo Agency)more pics »
Michelle Williams showed off her short cropped cut while attending the Venice Film Festival.