By Audrey-Hunter Published 07/11/2016 08:21:00 | Views: 1610
20 Most Inspiring Natural Black Hairstyles For Short Hair

African American women often encounter many surprises and troubles with their natural hair. It’s either difficult to style or lacks length for versatile impressive hairstyles you can see there on Internet. The other problem is when your hair is getting extremely dry and brittle due to experiments with styling products and styling procedures. Sometimes the only way out in such cases is to have a short haircut and wait for the new healthy growth. Meanwhile the other puzzle that emerges is how to style your short natural hair so that it looks decent. Don’t worry, there are many fantastic stylish hairstyles for your short hair. Here I have collected 20 of the classiest ones.  

Your Options In Natural Hairstyles For Short Hair

  • Protective updos. They do not only look very stately, they also protect the delicate structure of your hair from the elements and loss of moisture.
  • Twists. These take any extra volume under control and look fancy whether you wear them loose or in elegant updos.
  • Puffs. A puff is a substitute for a common bun, so loved by African American ladies. When you also introduce twists or elements of braiding into your puff hairstyles, you have all chances to come up with something truly exquisite and eye-catching.
  • Mohawks & Fauxhawks. Never going out of fashion, these hairstyles are perfect for black women who are open to bold solutions and extravagant haircuts.
  • Finger coils. If you are searching for hairstyles which make a stake on outstanding textures, finger coils are an excellent idea.

The Most Inspiring Natural Short Hairstyles

#1: Coily Icicles

Short natural hair shaped into firm coils solves the problem of excessive volume and unruliness. Random coils would still stick out teasingly expressing the rowdy spirit of this hairstyle that, by the way, can be worn with elegant outfits and even as a wedding hairstyle.

natural short hairstyle

#2: Braiding & Puff

A puff style is perfect for short natural hair, as it allows removing all the volume off the face and fixing it on top, on the crown. Delicate braiding in the front renders a sophisticated touch to this showy short hairstyle for natural hair.

black natural puff hairstyle

#3: Asymmetry With Flat Twists

Flat twists convey natural hair a more neat and refined look. Making one side sleek with flat twists and guiding all the curls to the other side, you will come up with a quite simple yet pretty impressive natural hairstyle.

short black hairstyle flat twists

#4: Naughty Mohawk

A Mohawk with undershave looks very chic on short natural hair. It shapes the shock of unruly coils in a stylish and mischievous way, opening the sides of your face and drawing attention to its beautiful outlines.

natural short mohawk hairstyle

#5: Sleek Finger Coils

Fantastic glossy finger coils lend you an air of carelessness and exquisite charm. Pastel fabric flowers look amazing on the black hair and make the girl’s eyes even brighter. Why not to borrow this brilliant idea?

finger coils for short natural hair

#6: Madame de Pompadour

Natural hair is swept sleekly up the sides and high on top over the forehead in a sort Pompadour updo. This elegant hairstyle will be suitable for a special event as well as chic every day wear.

updo for short black hair

#7: Frizzy, Sexy, Careless

Taking advantage of the fun frizzy texture of your natural hair can be more beneficial than fighting with it constantly. All you need is to give it a certain shape. Raise the back hair up, baring the graceful neck and let the front and side locks settle at random for a young, careless, you-drive-me-crazy look.

natural short curly hairstyle

#8: Lively & Inspiring

Short natural hair twisted or braided at one temple can offer an unexpectedly easy and showy asymmetric hairstyle solution, perfect for the black women who wonder how to shape their luxurious coils which lack length so far.

short braided hairstyle natural hair

#9: Twists & Sophistication

This protective hairstyle, sophisticated at the first glance, is in reality quite easy to do. It consists of simple twists of varied thickness, twisted together and steered to one side.

natural hairstyle for black short hair

#10: Simplicity Rules

The most classic and stately hairstyles don’t have to be complicated. Neither you need long hair to come up with a stylish and eye-catching updo. This is a vivid example.

short natural hair updo

#11: Intrigue

A shock head is not a problem if you know how to model it. Creating diagonal lines illuminates the beauty of the face contours and features.

short hairstyle for black women

#12: Worm Twists

These may not sound too appealing, but they do create a fantastic texture and take difficult-to-handle volume under control.

twists for short black hair

#13: Tight Moving Twists

What a fun to shake your head and have your tight lively twists move around. No combing, no tiresome styling is required – enjoy yourself, you are gorgeous!

short natural hairstyle

#14: Fleecy Clouds

These awesome tight little curls can remind someone of fleecy clouds or of sea shells, left on the shore line by foamy waves. Whatever would your association be, this is a fantastic idea of a very short hairstyle for natural hair.

very short natural hairstyle

#15: Afro Puff

Sleek above the forehead and fluffy-puffy on the crown, this simple hairstyle features two contrasting textures and an interesting idea of how you can style your short hair fast and effortlessly.

African American puff hairstyle

#16: Sleek & Glossy

Those bright mischievous eyes, perfect oval face and a charming smile can’t be hidden by any means. To achieve this fantastic sleeking effect you can use a thin slightly wet scarf over a ready hairstyle for something like 15-20 minutes.

short sleek hairstyle for natural hair

#17: Short & Brilliant

Very short natural hair causes no inconveniences, requires no styling or time-consuming maintenance. Girls who do not need to correct the shapes of their faces with longer hairstyles can easily afford this simple option and look gorgeous without any efforts.

very short natural hair

#18: Statement Braids With Undershave

Five awesome braids running from the centre of your forehead to the back of your head together with undershave on the sides end up as a statement hairstyle, alternative to the most sophisticated and elegant updos.

short braided hairstyle for black women

#19: Sweetie

Sweet warm honey hue and sweet curls on top with extremely short sides is a perfect option of a short hairstyle for African American women, who are looking for something inspirational.

hairstyle for short natural curly hair

#20: Braided Elegance

Short hair is not a reason to give up on elegant updos. They offer protection for natural hair and variety for your chic hairstyles. When combined with braiding elements, such updos turn out to be extremely fancy and attention-grabbing, like this one.

protective updo for short black hair

As you see short natural hair doesn’t set you any particular limitations. You can go sleek or frizzy, choose braiding or twists, make an updo or wear your cute coils loose. Experiment and find your most flattering styles!



By Audrey-Hunter 07/11/2016 08:21:00

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