How did Louise Brooks affect fashion?

Louise Brooks was an actress who was well known for her bobbed haircut, very short and straight with bangs, setting a new modern trend for women. Her look was less restrictive than the complicated hairdos and tight curls of the era, and more free spirited and youthful. She starred in many silent features which varied from light flapper comedies to dramas where she perfected the vamp look. She is featured in many books about silent film stars.