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African American Hairstyles

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.

Curly Mohawk Hairstyles for Women 2017

The ways of wearing Mohawks are versatile. You can make it curly or straight, bold or elegant, it is totally up to you. Because of being sharp and edgy the Mohawks have been mostly meant for men but elegant patterns added to the hairstyle make it super wearable for women too. Brave girls prefer to wear original version of the Mohawk that requires shaving the sides. Though it is not must since you can mimic the shaved sides by creating braids or slicking them up. By the way you can wear Mohawks everywhere. For some inspo check out these gorgeous curly Mohawk hairstyles for women 2017. Curly Mohawk Hairstyles for Women 2017Short Mohawk

This is a bit boyish look with feminine touch. It is an original appearance of Mohawk that requires edgy and shaved sides. The top sports some natural curls that are just magnificent. However this curly hair is more appealing due to the addition of red dye that creates more contrast between the top and the sides. If you are brave enough to have a headdress like this, then go ahead with it.

2017 Black Women’s Protective Hairstyles

We all know that black women are graced with natural kinky and thick hair and it allows them to style their hair the way they want. 2017 black women’s protective hairstyles help to avoid using harsh chemicals and tools on the strands. However these dos look great only on thick hair. Most of protective hairstyles require a lot of knitting, so you have to use some hair extensions. Apart from all these hairdos are gorgeous and stylish and they can make a perfect headdress for any modern woman.2017 Black Womens Protective HairstylesFaux Locks

These faux locks are close to natural dreadlocks, you can get them when you are not willing to create real ones. Faux strands have an eye-popping color that gives them a unique look. They are incredible for females with long strands, however while creating them, make sure that they are neat and tight, since it what makes them look chic and superb.

2017 Upscale Short Haircuts for Black Women

There are numerous short haircuts for Afro-American women that one can try out, since their natural kinky texture and creamy skin complexions allow them to form their hair in various ways. Whether you like it simple or fancy, there is always an option for your short strands. I have put together 2017 upscale short haircuts for black women to inspire you. I am sure among these examples you will find your favorite style.   2017 Upscale Short Haircuts for Black WomenBlonde Bangs   

Even if blonde is more familiar tone with light skin women, it also works well for black women. However the cut is also important. This particular design is the best example how Afro-American women can rock their blonde strands. The sides and back are tapered short while the longer blonde bangs are dangling at the front. You need then to style them to the sides diagonally for an elegant look.