Time and time again polls show us men prefer long hair. In fact, most guys we know gasp in horror at the mere mention of us getting a Michelle Williams-inspired pixie. But stars like Christina Aguilera continue to prove short hairstyles are pretty dang hot.
Inside the October issue of Maxim, the singer sports a short layered hairstyle. Christina wears long hair on the cover of the magazine, making us wonder if the shorter hairstyle is her true length or just a really good looking wig.
But Christina isn’t the first singer this year to show off short hair in the magazine. Miley Cyrus recently told E! Fashion Police, “‘Doing the cover of Maxim and having short hair, I feel like I’m speaking on behalf of girls everywhere, breaking this, like, stereotype.”
We have to say, we are loving the shorter look on Christina versus her longer hair. It just looks less, well, dirrty.
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