The mohawk is also sometimes referred to as an iro in reference to the Iroquois, from whom the hairstyle is derived - though historically the hair was plucked out rather than shaved.
Additionally, hairstyles bearing these names more closely resemble those worn by the Pawnee, rather than the Mohawk, Mohican/Mahican, Mohegan, or other phonetically similar tribes.
The celebrities and models in these pictures are women over 40 or over 50, some even over 60 and show the wide range of styles today's mature women can wear beautifully.
Whether you want to wear your hair very short, very long, or somewhere in between you will find inspiration for all.
Over Forty Bob Hairstyles If you want a trendy look try Ellen Barkin's concave bob hairstyle.
This concave Bob has been clipped short at the nape and the sides gradually come down onto her cheeks with razored ends for sass and pizzazz.
The trick is to match your hair with your face shape, and more importantly your persona.
2016 was a year of constant experimentation and immense creativity being shown off by the best barbers and hairdressers around the world.Over 40 Medium Hairstyle Faith Hill, in a loose casual medium hairstyle for a woman over 40.There is just enough of a wispy bang in this fun and sexy style to draw the eyes away from a few fine lines.Though many of us may not be able to verbalize, we do notice."Stephen, 28, Fashion Photographer"I like long layers on a girl; it's more interesting than just straight hair.Blunt haircuts make girls look too harsh, and they're not contemporary — if her hair is too structured, it can be distracting and intimidating.Graduation is a very emotional day – you’re finally leaving high-school to become an adult and you’re also saying good-bye to your closest friends.I can feel a tear in my eye just thinking about it!Tom, 33, Book Jacket Designer"Good hair will get my attention from across the room. The style itself, and whether it looks good, will change with the times and who is wearing it, but a great color will always get me."Tim, 35, Software Developer"Keep it simple! It can be straight — slight curls are okay — but in general girls should keep it long and in good condition.I like it long because it looks more feminine."Daniel, 31, Financial Consultant"My personal fave is a messy bob. I'm a serial bob-ist."Reid, 30, Illustrator"I love long, messy hair.She has to deliver a big speech because she earned the title of valedictorian – that means she had the best grade point average overall!I’ve gone from feeling sad for Jessi to feeling nervous for her… You can help Jessi get ready by choosing her hair, make-up, and outfit.