8 K-Pop Idols Who Make You Want To Chop Off All Your Hair

If you’re thinking of cutting your hair short, this may help you.

In Korean, there is a slang term called danbal byeong which translates to “short hair disease”. It describes the sudden urge of wanting to chop off all your hair and get a bob cut—often times because we see our favorite celebrities with short hair.

Actor Ma Dong Seok | YTN

Many K-Pop idols are iconic for their ability to rock short hair, and it makes us get the “short hair disease”.

Here is a list of iconic K-Pop idols who make you want to cut your hair short.

1. ITZY’s Ryujin

Say no more. Ryujin has been rocking short hair since her debut in 2019, and it suits her charismatic energy as she raps and dances with power.

Ryujin | @itzy.all.in.us/Instagram

2. Red Velvet’s Wendy

Wendy has recently been sporting a shaggy hairstyle called the “tassel cut”. The intentionally messy hair gives her a laid back and chic look.

Wendy | @todayis_wendy/Instagram

3. LE SSERAFIM’s Chaewon

Full of energy and the best facial expressions, Chaewon is an amazing performer. Her iconic short hair and straight bangs definitely add a spark to her performances.

Chaewon | @_chaechae_1/Instagram

4. (G)-IDLE’s Soyeon

Small but mighty, the producer and leader of (G)-IDLE carries an aura that pulls you in wherever she goes. Her charismatic presence is accentuated when she rocks her medium short blonde hair.

Soyeon | @tiny.pretty.j/Instagram

5. TWICE’s Jeongyeon

Jeongyeon is famous for being a short-hair icon in K-Pop. She has rocked a pixie cut in the past and even now, she continues to blow us away with her beautiful short hairstyle.

Jeongyeon | @jy_piece/Instagram

6. Aespa’s Winter

Winter’s short hair and bangs is her signature look, and even Winter herself admitted that out of all the looks she’s pulled off so far, her short hair is her favorite!

Winter | @aespa_official/Instagram


Lisa currently has long hair, however, her short hair era is a time fans cannot forget. Whether it’s blonde, black or pink, Lisa always looks amazing with short hair.

Lisa | @lalalalisa_m/Instagram

8. Taeyeon

Taeyeon is known to be versatile when it comes to pulling off a variety of looks and concepts. However, her short hair moment in GOT the Beat‘s most recent release “Stamp On It” brings out a cool and rough side of the OST queen.

Taeyeon | @taeyeon_ss/Instagram

Which short hair look is your favorite?

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