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Best Instagram Captions for Your DIY Haircut

Whether you’re stuck amid a hairdresser-less pandemic or you simply don’t care about getting a professional ‘do, you’ve probably cut your own hair out of desperation.

And if such is the case, we’re gonna go with our gut here and say you’re probably itching to show off that fresh look on the ‘gram.

If you’ve got just the right photo but you’re at a loss for what to say, you’ve come to the right place. Keep reading for the best Instagram captions for pics of your DIY haircut.

When you’ve got the cutting shears in hand and you’re ready to make a big chop:

A woman who cuts her hair is about to change her life.
-Coco Chanel

When you’ve just done your chop and you’ve accepted that it’s going to get mixed reactions:


Whether or not cutting my hair was the right decision, it empowered me.

-Betty Who


curly-haired woman tugs are her dark strands

via Unsplash

For when you’re a known hair junkie and you’ve just cut your locks… yet again:


Dear Hair, I’m sorry I burn you, cut you and tie you up. But I will always love you.


For the pensive shot of you embracing your self-made chop and not caring what anyone thinks:

Truth is, I cut my hair for freedom, not beauty.

-Chrisette Michele

via Unsplash

For when you’re fresh from a breakup and the first thing you do is reach for the cutting shears:

He liked her with long hair, so she cut it short.


For your shamelessly terrible DIY haircut that you can laugh at along with your followers:

Some of the worst mistakes in my life were haircuts.

-Jim Morrison

girl holds hair shears

via Unsplash

For the empowered shot of you having successfully cut your own hair and excited to show the world:

Having a haircut is like cleaning the bathroom of your thoughts.

-Alain Bremond-Torrent

For when you’re looking your best and debuting your self-done ‘do for the first time:

Curl it, cut it, dye it. At the end of the day, confidence is the best hairstyle.


girl has chin-length hot pink hair

via Unsplash

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