26 Trendy African American Hairstyles 2021

Ombre Bob Hairstyle for African American Women

Find the latest most popular hairstyles for black women, including bobs, pixie cuts, straight and curly hair for short hair, long and shoulder-length hair, check it out here!

The hair designers continue to thrill us each new season with a fabulous mix of natural and weave hairstyles to suit every style and for every occasion!

25 African American Hairstyles

Amongst the natural African American hairstyles for this year, the various types of modern ‘fro continue to delight with lots of mini-ringlet twist-outs that can be cleverly cut to flatter any face shape!

So that would be a finished shape that’s wider at eye- and cheekbone level to balance out a thin, long face. Or a teeny weeny ‘fro with extra volume on the top and flat sides to add length to a round face.

What’s new in highlight trends for African American hairstyles?

25 African American Hairstyles

The newest innovation in African American hairstyles  is the use of fresh, new highlight colours to enhance the fabulous texture of natural curly styles.

For instance, there are some fabulous ash-blonde and ash-brown shades that look wonderful in naturally brown African American hairstyles.

For this year, a mix of two or three highlight shades in amongst a curly ‘do is a great way to add contemporary sophistication.

Sew-in weave African American hairstyles 

The best African American hairstyles include a whole new range of weaves which are pre-ombréd, or pre-curled in loose waves or lively and big, bouncy curls. It’s worth paying for the best quality sew-ins you can afford because pre-coloured/waved weaves allow you to protect your own hair from bleaching, tinting and heat-styling or straightening.

Best weave style

The biggest overall hair-trend is medium-length cut to just above the shoulders. So try a trendy weave with a center-parting and no fringe, or with the new straight-across fringe, and fashionable wavy sides and back.

Ombré is still hot and for a totally high fashion look, try a dual ombré with harmonizing or contrasting bands of color!

Artistic circular and swirly corn-rows will be in the spotlight and the movement towards the natural ‘fro is growing every year. So prepare yourself for some glorious, big-hair African American hairstyles for this year!

Short African American hairstyles 

Textured pixie cuts are a dominant look, with the ‘high pixie’, full of natural volume on the top coming in as a popular high-fashion look.

Short bobs will still include the ‘cool’ asymmetrical bob, but there’s a big shift towards the stack-cut back with a softer, curly bob to freshen up our favorite African American hairstyles!

Get the chop!

If you’re teetering on the brink of cutting your hair to get rid of the damaged ends and go natural, this is definitely the right time – fashion-wise – to do it! Natural hair is going to be a long-term trend, so add your own unique touches with contemporary hair accessories and really show-off your individual style!

Now for the best bit – take a look at the exciting new African American hairstylesin our Inspiration Gallery of fabulous new cuts and colours and choose your makeover cut today!

Two super-cute kids curly haircuts with mohawk balayage

Best Hair Color Ideas for black women

Here are two stunning hair color ideas for children to get for a special event. The first image shows naturally curly hair, lightened with white blonde in a fabulous, ‘mohawk’ pattern. The super texture is highlighted with chic touches of dark blue. And the second image shows a modified ‘mohawk’ cut, with longer layers at the sides. Gorgeous shocking-pink looks great against black hair for a look everyone will admire!

25 African American Hairstyles
25 African American Hairstyles
25 African American Hairstyles
25 African American Hairstyles
Ombre Bob Hairstyle for African American Women
Ombre Bob Hairstyle for African American Women
Short Spiky Haircut for Black Women
Short Spiky Haircut for Black Women
Cool Short Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
Cool Short Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
African American Hair Trends - the cool short cut
African American Hair Trends – the cool short cut
Layered Short Boyish Haircut for African American Women
Layered Short Boyish Haircut for African American Women
Short Ombre Bob Hairstyle with Layers for Black Women
Short Ombre Bob Hairstyle with Layers for Black Women
Trendy African American Hairstyle for Women
Trendy African American Hairstyle for Women
Short Wavy Pixie Cut for Black Women
Short Wavy Pixie Cut for Black Women
Long Ombre Hairstyles for Black Women
Long Ombre Hairstyles for Black Women
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Best Straight Long Bob Hairstyle for Black Women
Curly Hairstyle for Black Women with Medium Hair
Curly Hairstyle for Black Women with Medium Hair
Short Bob Hairstyles For Black Women
Short Bob Hairstyles For Black Women
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Asymmetrical Hairstyles for black wome
Long Black Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
Long Black Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
Long Wavy Wedding Hairstyle for Black Women
Long Wavy Wedding Hairstyle for Black Women
Short Wavy Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
Short Wavy Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
Formal Hairstyles for Black Women
Formal Hairstyles for Black Women
Short Straight Bob Haircut for Black Women
Short Straight Bob Haircut for Black Women
Popular Short Haircut for Black Women
Popular Short Haircut for Black Women
Short Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
Short Curly Hairstyle for Black Women
Short Hairstyle for African American Women
Short Hairstyle for African American Women
Short Sleek Hairstyle with Bangs for African American Women
Short Sleek Hairstyle with Bangs for African American Women
Layered Short Red Hairstyle for Black Women
Layered Short Red Hairstyle for Black Women
Short Bark to Purple African American Hairstyle for Short Hair
Short Bark to Purple African American Hairstyle for Short Hair
African American Short Curly Hairstyles for Women
African American Short Curly Hairstyles for Women

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