There have been so many Rihanna short hair do’s over the years. Here are the top 50 most stylish ones for you to see. Everyone knows that Rhi loves fashion, make-up, and music, but did you know that she also keeps her hair looking fresh? This new momma is wearing her hair short right now too.
You will find all the different types of short hairstyles for women here. Rhianna loves wearing bob cuts straight and with curls, she is always rocking a mohawk on the red carpet, and for a few of these styles, she even has gone with fun colors like hot pink and red. No matter what kind of Rihanna short-hair look you are for, you will find it here!
1. Long Bangs Pixie Cut
First up is a Rihanna short hair look where she is wearing long bangs and a pixie cut. This is a go-to style for Rihanna; she keeps her hair natural and dark. This is a very versatile look because you can wear it down as she has it, or spike it up for an edgier vibe.
2. Neck-Length Bob Cut
Up next she is wearing a short bob hairstyle. This is another one of those versatile looks where you can mix up your style. She kept it all black but you could always add highlights to complete your pretty style.
3. Tousled Bob Hairstyle
Here is a Rihanna short hair look where she has kept it short and parted down the middle. She has also added in choppy bangs and it looks incredible. You can wear this look casually or dress it up as she has done here.
4. Choppy Pixie Cut
The choppy pixie cut is one of Rihanna’s short hairstyles that will always be in style. In the photo above she is wearing a short pixie cut with a fringe in the front.
5. Spiky Mohawk Cut
If you are feeling edgy and want to try a new look then this next beautiful short hairstyle would be perfect for you. Here she went with a blonde mohawk style with extra short sides. This is a fantastic style that you could wear all year long.
6. Pink Layered Pixie Cut
If you have been thinking about adding color to your hair, this next style is perfect for you. In Rihanna’s short hair look above she went with a short layered pixie with a beautiful pink hue. She kept it brushed down and it looks amazing.
7. Mohawk Pixie Cut
This next style is a throwback to Rihanna with short hair. Here she is wearing the sides and the back shaved short and she left it natural and then she went with a long blonde mohawk in the front. Keep it swept over the side as she has done here and you are going to love the way you look.
8. Curly Bob Hairstyle
This next style is for all the curly-haired women out there. Here she is wearing her bob cut with beautiful waves with a trendy middle part. She paired her style with big hoops and red lipstick and it looks amazing.
9. Asymmetrical Bob Haircut
Here Rhi Rhi is wearing her hair with a beautiful asymmetrical bob haircut. To get this style you will want to part your hair on the side and keep the front layer longer than the rest. You will love how edgy this style makes you feel.
10. Chin-Length Bob Cut
Chin-length hairstyles will always be in style. In the photo above, Rhi kept her style simple with a dark black blunt bob look. You can wear this style straight or curly, it doesn’t matter.
11. Pull Back Bob Cut
Another way to go when thinking about trying out a Rihanna short hair look is this curly pulled-back bob style. She kept the front of her hair slicked back perfectly and went with curly waves. She looks like she is enjoying a gaming event here.
12. Edgy Pixie Cut
Edgy pixie cuts are one of the prettiest Rihanna short haircuts. She kept her hair a light brown hair color and went with a side-swept style. You could keep the back and edges short as she has done here, or try growing it out a bit, either way, would look amazing.
13. Wavy Bob Cut
Here is a wavy bob haircut for women with thick hair. In the photo above she kept her hair right above the shoulders and went with a curly vibe. You could pull this style off with natural hair or try a nice wig out.
14. Short Pixie Cut
Up next would be a perfect low-maintenance hairstyle for women who want short hair. To get this style you are going to want to keep your hair about one inch long the entire way around and go with micro bangs in the front.
15. Short Weave Hairstyle
This next look is another Rihanna short hairstyle but here she is wearing a fringe. She kept it short around the sides and the hair on top curly and long for a fresh finish.
16. Tapered Pixie Cut
Pixie cuts are so feminine and fashionable and Rhi knows exactly how to wear them. She has kept it simple here, kept most of her shaved, and paired it with love swept-over bangs. She paired her style with a fresh white shirt and simple earrings, which looks great.
17. Textured Bob Cut
This next firey red hairstyle would be so hot in the fall. Here she went with bob-length hair and added in a bright red hue. Then she styled it with big messy waves and it looks amazing.
18. Burgundy Red Haircolor with Curls
Women with curly hair already know how hard it can be to find the right look. Here she has extra long spiral curls with a burgundy color. She let her curls be big and bold here and it looks amazing.
19. Blonde Long Pixie Cut
Blonde pixie cuts are such a vibe and they look amazing on women of all ages. Here she went with a long pixie in the front and kept the sides cut short. She added a fresh blonde hue and kept the rest of the hair natural and short.
20. Wavy Pixie Cut
Wavy pixie cuts are one of the best Rihanna short hairdos. In the look above she has kept her hair long and curly with extra short sides. This would be a wonderful hairstyle for women with thick hair to try.
21. Spunky Pixie Cut
Here is a retro-looking style with shortcuts all the way around. She has also added the smallest touch of bangs here and it adds a little extra spice to her style.
22. Mullet Haircut
Mullets are back in style and better than ever so, of course, Rhi had to try one out. In the look above she is wearing her mullet with a long back section and long wispy bangs in the front. She kept it fierce here with her flashy makeup and eyebrows.
23. Cropped Pixie Cut
Cropped pixies are another beautiful hairstyle that women can wear any time of the year. In the photo above, she has a cute cropped pixie hairstyle and kept it super dark and fresh.
24. Bantu Knots Hairstyle
Bantu knots are so cute and younger women especially love wearing them. To get this style you are going to want to part your hair in plenty of even sections and then twist them up into big Bantu knots. You will want to use hairspray to keep this style looking fresh all day.
25. Curly Bob Cut with Bangs
Curly bob hairstyles are another one of those looks that will never go out of style. In the photo above she has her hair about chin length with a pretty brown color and went with loose waves. You could always wear your hair straight here too.
26. Sleek Bun Hairstyle
This next style is a perfect updo to try with short hair. Here she kept it simple and elegant with a nice sleek back style tied in a small bun.
27. Shoulder-Length Hairstyle with Curls
Here is a way to wear your thick hair shoulder length with plenty of curls. She parted it right down the middle and styled it with messy curls. She kept it long enough here to be able to pull it back in a low bun or ponytail.
28. Mushroom Pixie Cut
Have yall ever heard of a mushroom cut? In the look above she is wearing her short hair with a thick mushroom cut. A mushroom cut is similar to a bowl cut for men where you go with a blunt cut all the way around the kept the bottom section shaved short.
29. Mid-Part Bob Cut
Mid-parts are so trendy right now and there is nobody better than Rhi for keeping up with the trends. Here she has kept her hair extra dark and styled it with a midpart and straight hair.
30. Red Pixie Bob Cut
Up next is a fiery red hue for women to try. This is one of the best Rihanna short-hair looks. She has kept it simple and short in the back and let the hair in the front grow out long. She then went with a trendy side-swept style.
31. One-Length Bob Cut
One-length cuts are just like blunt cuts, where you will not add any layers to your hair. In the look above, she went with a short bob that is cut right around the neckline and added long bangs in the front. She kept it sleek and straight, but this style would look just as pretty with a few curls added in.
32. Choppy Bob Cut
This next short hairstyle would be perfect for women who are looking to go short for the first time. She is wearing a long choppy bob with wispy bangs here and it looks great. You could wear this look all year long and know you look good.
33. Curly Mohawk Pixie Cut
Rhi loves a good mohawk style. In the photo above she is wearing a fancy mohawk with beautiful blonde curls on top and left the sides natural and shaved short. You could always try this style out during the summertime because it will help keep you cool.
34. Curly Stacked Bob Cut
Curly stacked bobs are another one of the best Rihanna short hairdos. In the look above, she went with her natural dark color and grew it to around chin length. Be sure to add the bangs in the front to create the asymmetrical vibe she has going on.
35. Red Pixie with Undercut
Red pixies with undercuts always a vibe. Here Rihanna went with a super short lady fade around the side and in the back but kept the layer on top long and added choppy layers. To get this look, you are going to want to find the perfect red hue that matches your style.
36. Flipped Bob Haircut
Here is a young Rihanna with short red hair and a beautiful headpiece. To get this look, you will want to keep your hair in a bob length and flip the edges out. Then find a headpiece and necklace that match and you are all set.
37. Classic Bun Hairstyle
For a simple go-to fancy style, you could try this classic bin look. This style would be so easy to style. You will need to straighten your hair first, then add in your favorite hair product and brush it back neatly. Then you can style it with a short pony, or twisted bun.
38. Sleek Bob Cut
Up next is a fashionable short and sleek bob cut. She has added a face-framing layer and kept the rest all one blunt length. This style looks amazing both straight and curly, so you can switch it up daily.
39. Curly Bob Cut with Dark Roots
Here is a perfect Rihanna short-hair summer style. Here she has kept her hair thick, layered, and blonde. Be sure to add in choppy layers and keep your hair wavy and big to get the most out of this beautiful hairstyle for women.
40. Cheek-Length Bob Cut
If you have never tried a chin-length bob style this is your chance. This type of edgy hairstyle will make you feel at least ten years younger and it is very low-maintenance to care for.
41. Spiky Pixie Cut
Pixie cuts are one of Rihanna’s favorite short hairstyles. In the photo above she has kept it simple and cut around her natural hairline with choppy bangs added to the front. You can keep your new bangs brushed down or spike them up for a whole different style.
42. Textured Mohawk Pixie Cut
Not all mohawks are the same. Here Rihanna is wearing her short hair in a swept-over mohawk full of curls. Be sure to ask your hairdresser to shave the sides and back short, it is what makes this hairstyle so beautiful.
43. Curly Pixie Cut
Curly pixie cuts are one of the most versatile haircuts you can try. Here she went with tight curls and left them with a wet look. You could also go with finger curls or even wear this beautiful style straight.
44. Pink Tapered Pixie Cut
Here is Rihanna with short pink hair at a basketball game. You can wear this beautiful baby pink any time of the year because it is always in fashion. If you aren’t ready to dye your hair yet, this would be a beautiful wig too.
45. Bob Cut with Curved Hair
Here is a sleek and stylish bob haircut that she is wearing in all black. If black is your go-to wardrobe color then you have to give this style a shot. She has kept her short hair about chin length and added in long, thin bangs and it looks amazing.
46. Asymmetrical Pixie Cut
Here is a younger Rihanna short hairstyle. In the look above she is walking the red carpet with a beautiful asymmetrical pixie cut. You can wear this type of short style if you have thin or thick hair, it all depends on how many layers you want to add in.
47. Simple Updo Hairstyle
Rhi loves simple and elegant looks because she is already so beautiful. In the photo above, she is wearing her short hair natural and dark and kept it just a few inches long. Then she brushed it all over, and it looked amazing with her sparkly necklace and a low-cut shirt.
48. Gorgeous Bob Hairstyle
This next look is Rhi all glammed up and ready for a big event. She has kept her dark hair short and added flawless curls. Be sure to part your hair on the side and add bangs to get the most out of this style.
49. Two-Toned Pixie Bob Cut
Two-toned looks are one of the hottest hair trends for women right now. In the short Rhianna hairstyle above, she added a thick dark streak in the front but kept the rest a light blonde. She loves the side-swept look and used it again here.
50. Bob Cut with Red Highlights
Up next is this beautiful bob hairstyle with red streaks added in This is a young Rihanna short hair look, and she paired it with bright makeup and big earrings. To get this look, you will want to keep your hair in a bob cut and add in a few red streaks.
Did you find what you were looking for on this list of all the best Rihanna short hairstyles? It would be amazing if you pulled some inspiration from these styles. Please comment and let us know if you have ever tried any of these short styles!
Jenni Haward has been working as a hairstylist for almost 11 years. With that much experience, she was able to start her own business. It has been two years since she started and had made three salons in three different cities and is still growing. She is continuing to pursue the career hoping to impact more with her skills and knowledge.