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Inspiring Hairstyles For Women Over 50

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1. Katie Couric's Cropped Haircut
Television broadcaster Katie Couric keeps her look on point with a short cropped cut. She adds a soft touch by sprinkling in subtle blond highlights, which are great for adding the illusion of volume and texture to fine hair and ensuring that it doesn’t look flat.

Take it from pro stylist James Corbett, who gave this tip in an article in Allure: "If your hair is thinning or lacks volume, adding highlights can swell the cuticle, giving the appearance of more hair."