5 Great Short Hairstyles for Black Women

August 30, 2018

Curled Bob

5 Great Short Hairstyles For Black Women

Let your curls loose with this carefree hairstyle from Tessa Thompson. For more defined ringlets, part strands and hit with a curling iron. 

 

Brushed-Out Finger Waves

5 Great Short Hairstyles For Black Women

Janelle Monae's curled bob is all about super soft texture. This classic look can be achieved by twisting your natural hair into bantu knots overnight and letting them loose in the morning. 

Slicked-Down Waves

5 Great Short Hairstyles For Black Women

Go way back in time with this more formal pinned hairstyle worn by Tessa Thomson. Styled like the flapper dancers of the 1920s, slick one side to the opposite side and secure with pins to achieve the look. 

Voluminous Pixie

5 Great Short Hairstyles For Black Women

For a versatile look that works with any makeup, jewelry or outfit, try a side-parted pixie cut like Jennifer Hudson's

Curly Bob With Bangs

5 Great Short Hairstyles For Black Women

An elegant look that frames and flatters your bone structure at all the right spots, Kerry Washington's cute bob with bangs is especially great for heart-shaped faces.