Helen Mirren is one of the top Hollywood beauties. She rose to fame with her exceptional performance in various movies such as The Comfort of Strangers, Losing Chase, The Queen, and many more. She has been famous for her acting, performing in great accents, and also, fashion.
Her looks have always inspired women whether it is a simple dress, handbag, and even her hairstyles. She is perfect when it comes to fashion. Many women have applauded her hairstyles throughout her acting career.
All the hairstyles are perfect for women in their 50’s or above. They’re gorgeous and perfect for anyone looking forward to appearing young and pretty. In this article, we’ll talk about the top 55 Helen Mirren’s must-try hairstyles for women in or above their 50’s.
Top stylists have loved these hairstyles and always go for these when their older clients walk in. Even the top celebrities have gone for these, and yes, they look stupendous. If you’re one of these ladies who want to look flawless, then you should go for any one of the hairstyles. Let’s start, shall we?
Bun with Straight Bangs
A hairstyle worth wearing at a party. This is simple of all the hairstyles, but it has its perfection. Your hair will be combed sidewise to turn it into a bun.
Few strands of the hair are taken from both sides and left open, covering the ears. If you like this, you can also, go for few straights bangs. All you need is a perfect dark shade dress with a gorgeous set of earrings.
Hair curled from sides
In this particular hairstyle, you’ll observe that most of the hair resides on the left. This hair is slightly curled and pinned. These curls are somewhat loosened to give that perfect look.
If you have straight bangs, these will be given a twirl slightly and fixed on the side with a pin. You can wear this look to a party or a regular family gathering.
Short Hair for Working Women
If you are looking for a hairstyle wild and sexy, then this is the right one for you. Your hair is cut short and given a sharp look. You can enjoy this haircut with simple hair wax.
You can look highly professional in any formal dress. This is a great look to opt for if you’re a boss. You can enjoy this look by getting some straight bangs.
If you are looking for a hairstyle that is not only perfect but makes you look younger and cuter, then the hairstyle is just meant for you. The hairstyle is effortless, yet it enhances your baby face beauty.
Your hair is cut short and given a slight wave to provide you with that young and pretty look. And yes, if you’d like you can go for a few bangs.
Bun with Bangs
You again have a hairstyle with a bun and few straight bangs. However, in this hairstyle, your bangs won’t be just a few of them but will cover the entire forehead.
Your hair will be combed carefully and turned into a bun. It is simple and needs no extra touch-up. All you need is a perfect dress and a lipstick shade. And you’re good to go.
Bob Cut with Bangs
Want a cut that exposes your neck and covers your forehead? Well then, why not try this haircut? In this haircut, your hair is given a bob cut till your earlobe along with few bangs.
You can certainly enjoy this look if you are a woman who has a neck tattoo! Be strong and fierce, and stay sexy as always!
If you like your hair short, but not that short, you can always go for a medium-length bob. In this hairstyle, your hair will be cut short to a medium length.
Your hair will barely touch your shoulder and cover the neck. And yes, you can go for some straight bangs to give it a new look. You can either curl or straighten your hair on this hairstyle.
Wavy Bob Cut
Want the wavy look with some twirls in your hair? Then this is the right hairstyle; you ought to try. You can have your hair extra short and expose your neck to the maximum.
Your hair is given this wavy slightly curled look. There are no bangs or anything extra to it. It is just as simple as it looks. Just wear a beautiful gown, and you’re good to go.
Curly Short Hair
If you like short hair that has beautiful curls in them, then this hairstyle is just for you. Your hair is cut extremely short and given curls.
If you have bangs, these too are curled towards either side. Most importantly, your neck is exposed, and you can enjoy your look with a perfect necklace. Don’t forget to go for a classic red shade of lipstick.
Messy Party Hair
Love the messy party looks? Well, even if you’re in your 50’s or above, why not go for this look? You don’t always need to look perfect, sometimes being messy is also a choice.
A messy hairstyle is just perfect. You can just let it go, and there is no stress of having a flawless look. And yes, a messy hairdo does make you sexy.
If you want to look the way you use to in your high school, it is never too late to get the same hairstyle, despite your age.
A simple U-cut bob cut with some bangs will do. All you need is a perfect dress and a lipstick shade, and you’re good to go.
Wavy Formal Hairstyle
If you are a professional, you can go for this hairstyle. It is a simple hairstyle with some side bangs. You can even curl them from time to time, to change the look.
Give your hair a little fluff, and you’re good to go. Many working women love this hairstyle. It is simple and perfect for their working life.
A sleek bob cut is simple, yet has its perfection. It is simple and yet many women go for it. It is easy to manage and looks perfect on any dress; formal or informal.
You can get some protein care from time to time, and you are good to go with this simple hairstyle.
Grey Pixie Cut
A pixie haircut does suit most people’s oval-shaped faces. Helen Mirren even pulled this look off successfully. You won’t be bothered with hair falling over your forehead anymore.
You can use wax and hold them back. Your neck too will have no discomfort with the hair. You can enjoy this look on any dress; formal or non-formal.
Heavy Bangs Bob
As you can see, you can get heavy bangs too, and look fabulous. In this hairstyle, your hair can either will be given shoulder or neck length cut.
And some heavy bangs are given to touch this look a little. And you’re good to go!
Slightly Feathered Hairstyle
Love a simple bob cut with feathery texture? Well, then this hairstyle is for you. A perfect bob cut covering partially your neck with side bangs; perfect! You can enjoy this look with any dress; formal or informal.
Want a simple, yet eye-catching bob cut? Well, if you want the look, then this hairstyle is meant for you.
This is easy to manage hairstyle and suits formal or informal outfits. It is perfect. A textured bob cut is usually worn by working women to ease their working lives.
If you want a pixie cut, you can go and get the wavy one with platinum blond color. It is just attractive and again, easy to manage hairstyle.
You can also, get some layer cuts, and upgrade this look a little. All you need is a perfect dress and, and you’re good to go.
Want this cut where your hair has the light layer? This may be the haircut that young ladies may opt for, but hey, you can too. Age has no limits when it comes to fashion and style.
So, why not go for it? You can further enjoy this look with some curls and a wavy look, and you’re good to go.
Wavy Curled Hair
Love the curls and the wavy texture it creates? Well, if so, why not get a perfect hairstyle? In this hairstyle, your hair is given light curls with wavy textures.
You will be given a few side bangs, and the rest of the hair will be pinned to the side with some bobby pins. You can enjoy this look in any long dress. Enjoy your party and look gorgeous.
Simple Short Bob
Looking for something simple, yet sleek? Well, then this hairstyle is just meant for you. It is a simple bob cut and requires no extra layer cut or anything.
A simple bang is all you need to upgrade this look. And yes, if you like, you can curl them from time to time when you need to hit the party.
You can get a simple bob cut and get few bangs. Get your hair completely white. You can straighten them with a straightener, and you’re good to go.
You can even get a few hairs on the side and pinned them to expose one of the ears completely. If you like earrings, get a shiny one.
Grey and Black Pixie
Want to try a simple trick with your hair? Get a pixie haircut. You can get a pure grey color and add some black to it at some sides.
This will completely change your look and give you a perfect outline. You can add some hair wax and hold your top hair back. Simple red lipstick and you’re good to rock this look!
Love the icy look on Jennifer Lawrence and Helen Mirren? Well, it is time, you hit the salon, and get a new trendy hair color.
A simple bob cut with this hair color will do on a dark outfit; perfect! Don’t forget to get your cheeks pink with a perfect shade of lipstick.
Golden and White Shade Hairstyle
Golden shades on white hair are a trending combo for many women out there. The fashion industry loves this combo too. And yes, models like it.
So, why don’t you get it also? A simple short haircut with these combo colors will do the trick!
Stacked Choppy Blonde Bob
Your hair is given some layers from the sides, and they rest peacefully there. This hairstyle easily covers the ears, and you can rock this style with a perfect set of earrings. You can get some side bangs, and you’re good to go.
Golden and White Shaded Hair
Want perfect short bangs on a simple haircut? Well, it is time you do get short side bangs with two shades of hair colors; golden and white. You need a perfect earring, and you’re good to go.
Messy Curly Hair
Ah! This look is merely a wild one. Your hair is curled and given this dirty, messy, and wavy look. Even your bangs will be given a simple touch to go along with this look. You can enjoy this look on any high neck dress.
Pulled-back Pixie Cut
If you want that particular hairstyle where there is not even a single strand of hair on your forehead, then this hairstyle is perfect for you.
In this hairstyle, your hair is widely combed and pulled back entirely. It is just perfect for any formal meetings.
Wild Pull-Back Hairstyle
You can even enjoy this pulled-back hairstyle with a wild and gangster look and you don’t need hair wax and need a simple fluff, and your hair is combed backward.
You can enjoy this look with a simple pendant necklace, round earrings, and of course, a leather jacket! Get ready to hit the road with your Harley Davidson.
Swedish Blonde Pixie
Want that Swedish look with a perfect pixie and side bangs? Well, if so, this is the ideal hairstyle for you. It is short and has this blonde color to it. And yes, get some side bangs, and you’re good to go.
Side Hair with Short Bob
Want a style where your hair is styled to a side? Then this hairstyle is perfect for you. In this hairstyle, there are no straight or side bangs.
These are styled merely to one side. You can straighten or curl them whenever you want.
Want a simple hairstyle where your hair stands there and doesn’t cause discomfort to your forehead? Well, get your hair plated from one side to another. And yes, this will surely change your appearance to the next level.
Straight Bangs with U-cut
You can get a U-cut and further enjoy this look with some straight bangs. Covering your forehead with some bangs will give you a better look and feel.
You will love this hairstyle. Again, it is famous for decades and is still trendy.
High Bun with Bangs
You can get a perfect high bun, and enjoy this look with some bangs on your forehead. This style will make you more appealing. You can enjoy this look at any formal parties and simply rock the style.
Golden and White Curled Hair
Want that shiny hair with the perfect shade of colors? Well, you can go for white and golden hair colors. You can wildly curl them and leave the bangs as it is. Enjoy this look at any night party!
Straight Bangs on A Bob
Want that country look? You can get a shoulder-length bob cut with some straight bangs.
You can go for platinum or dirty blond hair color to rock this look. And yes, you can enjoy this look with your country look and accent.
Love the color? Well, it is time you get this perfect hair color with some heavy bangs and side curls. Heavy bangs change your look completely.
This look is something that Asians usually look for, and you can too love to enjoy this look.
Simple Pixie Cut
Want a simple pixie cut with dirty hair color? Well, if so, you can get this pixie cut and get the perfect hair color.
A dirty blond hair color not only makes you look better but also, makes you younger and prettier. And yes, don’t forget to get some light bangs to upgrade this look.
Simple Platinum Bob
Want a simple bob cut with platinum hair color? Well, if so, it is high time you visit the salon! Get a haircut such as this, with perfect hair color as the platinum color, and you’re good to go. Don’t forget to perfect shade of lipstick.
Messy bun style is becoming quite popular these days. They are something that every woman wants to pull off these days. But if you have thick hair, then yes, you can pull this look off easily.
Your hair will be a bun, and your hair will be slowly and carefully transformed into a messy look. Slight hairs are taken from the sides too.
Hairstyles to The Side
Want to keep your hair on one side? Well, a simple style can follow them on either side, and you’re good to go.
All you need to side them and pin them to keep them safe. You can even curl them a little and enjoy this look even further.
Ash-blonde Pixie Cut
If you are looking for a pixie cut with a simple hair color such as ash blonde, then this is perfect for you.
You don’t need to go for straight or side bangs and rock this look on any formal to informal dress. And short hair always needs a perfect touch; red lipstick!
Side Hair with A Ponytail
If you are looking for nothing fancy, but simple and elegant, then this hairstyle is meant for you. You can comb your hair very gently and get your hair on either side.
And take it on the back and make it into a ponytail. Wear this on any formal, and you’re good to rock this look!
Pink Blonde Pixie
There are many types of blonde hair color, and this one is one of the trending colors among the top fashion lovers.
You can get this pink blond look with a perfect pixie hair color. And yes, don’t forget to get some bangs along with it.
Earlobe-length Short Hair
If you want to be really short like the earlobe, then this hairstyle is perfect for you. Here your hair is cut very carefully to maintain a perfect length. You are also, given some bangs, and you’re good to go!
Want a perfectly simple short bob cut? Then go for a blunt bob look. It is simple and short, and there is nothing like straight, heavy, or side bangs.
Your hair on one side will be longer and it makes perfectly aligned. You can enjoy this look with a formal look like a shirt and a coat.
Light Blonde Bob Cut
Want the light blonde hair color on a simple bob cut? Then get this hairstyle! It is gorgeous as the color itself has its taste.
It makes you look younger and prettier with this hair color and hairstyle. You can rock this look with cat eyeliner, and red lipstick.
Looking for a party anytime soon? Well, get a new trendy look with this hairstyle. Get your haircut short and get some side bangs.
And lastly, get a platinum hair color, and you’re good to go! You can curl and straighten them to change the look from time to time. You can even highlight them and look as fabulous as ever.
Bob Cut with Light Bags
If you are in love with bob cuts and how they completely change your look, then this is the one for you!
You can get a bob cut as simple as this, and get some light bangs to upgrade the look. With simple makeup, you’re good to go!
If you are going for a pixie cut and don’t know which color to choose, then go for silver color. The silver color is a trending color.
Most of the top models and actors have them. So, if you want to be one of them, why not get this hair color? Get a pixie cut, and get a silver hair color.
If you want that which looks with a perfect silver or white hair color, then this look is for you. This look is just gorgeous.
You can get this U-cut bob, and get some side bangs as given. Enjoy this look further with white hair color. And with perfect eyeliner, you are sure to catch attention.
Grey Medium-Length Hair
If you love medium-length hair, then you can get a shoulder-length haircut with, of course, grey color. The Grey color will change your look completely.
You will look trendy and fashionable. You can definitely rock this look with dark outfits and look the best!
A feather look on light hair such as the white hair looks stupendous actually. The wavy feather look makes everything perfect.
You only need a classic dress with light orange-red lipstick to rock this look! And yes, don’t forget the eyeliner though.
Straight layered bob cut is straightforward and has bo side or heavy bangs. It has this even layer from right to left. It is a simple look for anyone who wants a classic yet elegant look.
What Color Is Helen Mirren’s Hair?
Helen Mirren’s hair color is gray. When she was younger, her natural hair color was blonde. But she has also dyed it for various roles in films throughout her career. She even dyed it pink for fun once! These days, she chooses to embrace her natural silver hair.
Does Helen Mirren Cut Her Own Hair?
Speaking of ease, Helen Mirren does indeed cut her hair! She says she often cuts her hair so that she doesn’t have to take the time to go to the salon. However, she has told Daily Mail that she occasionally has the hairstylist on her glam team clean it up for her now and then.
Why Did Helen Mirren Shave Her Head?
Helen Mirren shaved her head for the 2017 comedy/drama film The Leisure Seeker where she played a cancer patient. Her hair has since grown back, but she has remarked that she enjoys changing up her hairstyles and that the shaved style didn’t bother her at all. Even if she didn’t like the haircut, it would have been well worth it; the role earned Mirren a Golden Globe nomination!
These are some of the amazing Helen Mirren Hairstyles for women over 50, which you can easily incorporate into your life to get a new makeover.