Michelle Williams' New "Undercut" Haircut: It's One Way to Grow Out a Pixie Cut

April 11, 2013
Michelle Williams' New "Undercut" Haircut: It's One Way to Grow Out a Pixie Cut

Work in progress! Michelle Williams turned a few heads when she debuted a new punk haircut on Tuesday, April 9, but the 32-year-old Oz the Great and Powerful actress' hairstylist says the look is only temporary. She's actually in the process of growing out her pixie cut.

PHOTOS: Do these celebs look better with short or long hair?

"It's getting long. It's growing out," Chris McMillan explained E! News. "We're just cutting the underneath. It's called an undercut haircut." 

"That is one way of growing a short pixie haircut out," Williams' hairstylist added. "You cut the underneath layers and keep the top longer."

VIDEO: Michelle's giggly date with Jason Segel

In November 2011, Williams told ELLE magazine that she was wearing her hair short "in memorial" of Heath Ledger, the late father of daughter Matilda, 7, because he "really loved it." (Ledger died in January 2008 of a drug overdose at the age of 28.)

But Williams told E! News in February 2012 that she was "ready" to grow out her hair long. She added, however, "The mid-stage is insufferable. It's really hard on your self-esteem . . . That's why I've stayed with short hair for so long."

PHOTOS: Michelle Williams' life as a single mom

Tell Us: Do you like Williams' new undercut haircut?

This article originally appeared on Usmagazine.com: Michelle Williams' New "Undercut" Haircut: It's One Way to Grow Out a Pixie Cut

What to Read Next

Did Gold Just Go Berserk on Mark Cuban's Warning?

On unstable stocks, this billionaire is warning about market "confusion" and he's telling us what he's doing to prepare: Gold. Get your free info kit.

Warehouse Full! These Free Samples Must Go!

"Free" as in "Free" - We even cover the shipping! Visit this site to sign up for free samples in the mail. No credit card or purchase necessary.

Homeowners with No Missed Payments Must Read This

Banks are worried homeowners will do this. If you own a home, you better read this

New Solar Rebates Throw Power Company A Curveball

Why is no one telling homeowners about this? If you own a home and pay more then $19/month for power, you better read this.

Drink For Free On Your Next Cruise

Get Free Drinks on a Cruise? Impossible? No! Here Are Some Creative Ways to Enjoy Drinks On-Board for Free!