African American Hairstyles

Gorgeous Hairstyles with Beads and Braids

Braids are always practical and they are popular among women of different ethnicities. Cornrows, box braids, micro braids have been spread around the world and gained everyone’s love. Beside the fact that these braids require less maintenance, they also look great when accessorized with our favorite beads. Thanks to Afro-American women on Instagram, these braids have been refreshed. Nothing can be compared with the modern version of mind-blowing cornrows or box braids. Go on reading and explore some beautiful hairstyles with beads and braids.braided hairstyles with beadsVintage Inspired Braided Updo

This half braided updo is adorable the way it is. It is not necessary to braid all the way up to create a chic hairstyle. Half braids provide with equally cool hairstyle. Get some braids and apply some lovely beads on the tips of the braids for a fascinating look like this. This style is great for young girls who prefer wearing Boho inspired hairstyles. Feel free to go creative with your headdress and rock a cool hairdo.

Black Women Hairstyle Ideas

Black women have already proved us that they are style icons. By scrolling down your Instagram feed, you will meet various black women rocking trendiest hairstyles ever. They know how to pick a right hairstyle and hair color according to their complexion. They can be spotted with different kinds of braided hairdos, updos, downdos and curls. Today, we have put together some incredible black women hairstyles that everyone may want to try, regardless of texture or skin tone. If you are ready, let’s start.black women hairstylesAsymmetric Bob

If you woke up with bold feelings, go for a bold style to satisfy your desires. This bob can be the best option for you. It requires giving one side a little bit longer effect to create an asymmetric look. Tuck your strands behind your ear to show of the contrast between hair lengths. But the crop is not the only thing, hair color is also amazing and it is blue. You may pull off some statement earrings to make this bob even more impressive.

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?