African American Hairstyles

New Short Hairstyles for Black Women in 2018

We already know how diverse black women’s hairstyles can be. There are lots of females out there, who prefer keeping things short and neat. Indeed, black women’s short hairstyles are as impressive as long ones. There are still lots of ways to rock short tresses. Those, who are bold enough to go for crazy experiments, should consider various hair designs, undercuts etc. If you are confused about your next crop, have a look at these short hairstyles for black women in 2018 and get inspired from.short hairstyle ideas for black womenFinger Waves

Oh, My God, those killer finger waves. We used to see them on longer strands, but have a look at this gorgeous model, she rocks finger waves on her short crop. It is an elegant yet face framing short crop that makes a great option for formal events. The curls are achieved with an appropriate hair comb, curling iron and of course, hair products. it is time to bring out your femininity with a crop like this.

Box Braids Hairstyles for Everyone

Box braids hairstyles are not just protective, they are also ultra-feminine. Boxer braids come in numerous shades and shapes. The versatility of these braids tempts lots of girls out there. Several years ago box braids were only popular among black women but nowadays they are being adopted by women of different ethnicities. These braids are incredibly attractive and edgy with a right twist. If you have always dreamed of flawless box braids, you will definitely love to check out these pictures of box braids hairstyles.Box Braids Hairstyles for EveryoneBox Braids High Bun

This bun looks stunning. It is a winning hairstyle on Instagram. The combination of micro braids creates a visually compiling hairstyle that works for all situations. It is a fun style that will bring joy to any lady, who decides to rock it. Ask your colorist for colorful extensions to make your box braids even more fun. Finish the style with a regular bun design that is pretty massive.

2017 Upscale Hairstyles for Natural Hair

Everyone is fascinated with natural hair. 2017 hair trends are all about embracing natural curls and styling them in a more stunning way. Natural hairstyles are super versatile and plus they are effortless and low maintenance. It is not surprising anymore to go out without styling the locks as natural texture is just amazing even with little or not at all styling. Just scroll down to see 2017 upscale hairstyles for natural hair. Pick the best option to show off you natural texture.2017 Upscale Hairstyles for Natural HairTop Coiled Bun

Think of the craziest and most creative ways to style your coils. Don’t limit yourself with several options. This gorgeous model demonstrates her gorgeous mane with the help of a coiled bun at the top, while the rest of strands flow gently down. The playful option will keep your strands out of your face, so you don’t have to worry about flyaway strands.

Teeny-Weeny Black Hairstyles for 2017

When we think of Afro-American hairstyles the first thing that comes into our minds are wild afros. However afros can also be ultra short and feminine. Today we are going to represent teeny-weeny hairstyles for black women for 2017 to prove that you can really go far with your mane. Black women’s teeny-weeny hairstyles are being enhanced with the help of hair colors-pastels or solid shades. Read on to know more about these cute hairstyles.Teeny Weeny Black Hairstyles for 2017Blonde Short Hair

Ultra-short afros are for those who like to have adventures. If you have already had short strands but you don’t know how to make them as sassy as these ones, simply give them light and bright blonde shade. Anyway you don’t have to do lots of things with those short strands. Keeping your afro short will bring out the beauty of your bone structure and facial features.

Side Swept Bangs Hairstyles for Long Hair for 2017

Side swept bangs look absolutely gorgeous on any hair length but today we are going to represent side swept bangs hairstyles for long hair for 2017. Bangs add some mystery touch to the haircut. When paired with a lovely choice of hair color, side bangs will definitely make you a heartbreaker. However with any hairstyle don’t forget to take into consideration your skin tone and face shape. Bangs work for everyone, if only they are right chosen. These examples are surely meant to inspire you!Side Swept Bangs Hairstyles for Long Hair for 2017Side Swept Bangs with Beach Waves

Some women associate beach waves with summer, sun and beach but beach waves can be worn in any season of the year. In sunless winter beach waves will remind you of hot and cool days, so don’t avoid wearing them in cold weather as well. Here beach waves add some extra volume and cool look to the style. The strands are balayaged to create an adorable combination of blonde tint that professionally lights up the dark shade.

Crazy Micro Braids for 2017

Micro braids look so inspiring. It is possible to rock mini plaits in various styles. You can try out different updos, half up half down styles, ponytails or you can let your micro plaits cascade down your back to create a feminine style.  At least when you untie your micro braids you will achieve full voluminous curls. With micro waves your hairdos may become more interesting and it will be a way easier to style ponytails and other hairdos. If you have no idea on how you can deal with micro braids, just have a look at these crazy micro braids for 2017 and get inspired from.Crazy Micro Braids for 2017Half Up Half Down: Micro Braids

I have already mentioned that there are various ways to pull off micro braids and this particular design is one of the most interesting ways to do that. As you see the braids are not plaited all the way down but only less than half way, the rest of strands are styled in subtle ways. Anyway these micro braid styles allow you to experiment with hair textures. It is the best way to tame your kinky strands.

Twisted Hairstyles for natural Hair for 2017

If you are bored to wear your hair curly or unbraided, then it is the highest moment to experiment with twists. Twists are an alternative to braids and many Afro-American women prefer to wear twists instead of braids. Twists are easier and faster to create which is crucial for busy women. However you can create various hairstyles with the help of twists. If you don’t know how to wear your twists, then you should definitely check out our article about twisted hairstyles for natural hair for 2017.Twisted Hairstyles for natural Hair for 2017Half Updo with Shoulder Length Twists

This half bun is a popular style for women of different ethnicities. The beauty of half updos is in their simplicity. Half up half down styles are possible to create within minutes and this one is not an exception too. Just twist your hair and by taking some portion of your strands pull them into an half up half down style. The beads around the face also enhance the look of this headdress.

Chic Ghana Braids for 2017

 2017 Ghana braids are super stylish and versatile. These braids are very popular among black women. Be that medium-length or ultra-long stands, the Ghana braids look great on all hair lengths. You can experiment with various Ghana braids you just need to figure out which one to try first. The pictures represented below are absolutely inspiring, plus they give an idea how to sport these plaits. However some women try to turn their Ghana braids into chic updos while others prefer simple accessories to adorn the braids.Chic Ghana Braids for 2017Golden Asymmetrical Pigtails

You can go bold with various golden blonde braids. Have you ever thought that instead of two you can wear three braids? Well, you should! However this look is possible to achieve with the help of smart extensions. Obviously you cannot re-create this look by your own since it requires some creative designs at the back of the head. The view from the back is absolutely gorgeous, isn’t it?

Gorgeous Senegalese Twist Styles for 2017

Well, nowadays there are so many Senegalese twisted styles to choose from because modern women prefer to wear these protective hairstyles rather than opting for chemicals or hot tools that will definitely damage the strands. You can have these gorgeous twists as addition to many other hairdos. Whenever you feel like giving your strands break from harsh chemicals or heating tools consider these incredible Senegalese twist styles for 2017. Keep in your mind that you can rock these twists in various styles. It is a way to stand out of the crowd.Gorgeous Senegalese Twist Styles for 2017Side Ponytail

Most of ladies prefer to pull their twists back or tie them into a simple yet attractive ponytail. This model has chosen to wear a twisted ponytail. This styling option is pretty common but you can personalize it by pushing your pony to the side. The strategy of creating it is the same as the usual ponytail. However it can be perfectly matched with your casual outfit.

Undercut Hairstyles for Women

Gone the days when undercuts were meant only for men, since nowadays they are used to provide women with trendy and stylish hairdos. Undercuts are simple designs that require cutting the hair short close to scalp or shaving it completely to add some sharp and edgy touch to the style. The fact that you can combine your undercut with various hairdos such as updos, pixies and etc. make it really unique. If you are ready to keep up with the latest trends, then have a look at women’s undercut hairstyle that I have selected.Undercut Hairstyles for WomenFancy Mohawk

A Mohawk is one of the fanciest hairstyles that are widely spread. The original version of the Mohawk requires shaving the sides but most of girls prefer to mimic shaved sides with various braided styles. This particular Mohawk also has a fancy look that comes from shaving the sides. The rest of hair is styled with a brushed back to showcase the texture of the strands.