2010: The Best Short Haircuts of the Year

Cute Cuts

In 2010, celebs chopped off their locks in record numbers! From Mary J. Blige’s honey-toned crop to Eva Marcille’s sleek pixie, here are the hottest short hairstyles of the year.

Sassy Solange

Just when it seemed that mile-long extensions were the only hairstyle option for superstars, along came Solange with her sassy short natural—and she never looked so chic.

Pump Up the Volume

Fantasia Barrino adds body and volume to her short style with glossy, touchable ringlets.

Oh Boy!

Halle Berry’s long locks were pretty, but when we definitely exhaled when she returned to her trademark boyish cut. Halle is a short hair girl!

Kandi Girl

With her spiky, blonde-tipped cut, Kandi Burruss gave great hair this year.

Sexy Time

Malinda Williams’ sexily mussed style managed to be both edgy and wildly feminine.

Short & Sweet

Kelly Rowland’s sleek asymmetric crop gave her a whole new, edgy style.

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Sexy Spikes

Nia Long rocked her pixie sleek on the sides and spiked on top. We love the juxtaposition between her hyper-feminine decolletage and her boyish cut!

Cool Crop

Janet Jackson’s sleek, edgy crop launched a thousand trends this year—and modernized her look, completely.

Chop Chop

Viola Davis traded in her usual shoulder-length waves in a favor of this sassy, choppy style. The side-sweeping bangs and short pieces at the crown gave the look amazing shape.

Posh Pixie

Estelle paired her fierce pixie cut with electric blue eyeshadow and out-to-there lashes. So hot.

Tiger Stripes

Dirty Money’s Dawn Richard put a casual spin on her tiger-striped coif by finger-styling it with a bit of texturizer. The rumpled look is so sexy!

Blonde Ambition

With her full bangs and creamy blonde color, Nene Leakes’ wedge cut was super-sexy.

Buzz Worthy

With her buzzed, one-inch long cut, Eva Marcille showcased her flawless features and lovely neck.