11 of the Most Iconic Shag Haircuts of All Time
The shag haircut is having a moment. Thanks to celebs like Chloë Grace Moretz and Taylor Swift, the ‘70s style is modern again. Characterized by choppy bangs and lots of layers, it’s the perfect way to grow out a bob or shoulder-grazing lob with little to no maintenance required. Although the cut has made its mark through the decades, it’s kept its stamina by adapting to current trends. From ‘70s feathers to The Rachel, we’ve rounded up our favorite iconic celebrity takes on the cut through the years. Keep scrolling to see the best shag hairstyles of now and then.
Consider Chung the current poster girl for the low-maintenance style.
Nobody but Fonda could make helmet head look chic.
Harry's platinum dye job and bedhead make the cut even cooler.
Coined "The Rachel," Jennifer Aniston's quintessentially '90s take on the iconic style launched thousands of immitators across the country.
Joan Jett loves rock and roll—and a choppy shag haircut.
Swift's shaggy bangs and layers have become her signature look that will never go out of style.
Although the actress is known for her pixie, when Berry does rock a shag, like this longer version with bangs, it's just as epic.
Fawcett's Charlie's Angels-era feathered layers have become synonymous with '70s hair.
The Pretenders frontwoman accessorized her shag with smudged black eyeliner.
The actress kept the shag alive throughout the '90s.
A shag haircut cannon can't be complete without Jagger. The Rolling Stones frontman’s fluffy layers are just as infamous as his moves on stage.