This represents an ideal length-- just a few inches below the shoulder = not too long to create a huge fuss, but long enough to weigh the coarse hair down. Also want the longer, face-framing layers on the sides.
"Short hair is great for emphasizing your eyes and facial features," Perez explains. "Oval faces can pull off just about any look. Nice, short fringes show all your features so the haircut can be extra-short with volume on top.