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50 Unique Natural Hairstyles for Short Hair

2. Extra Short Natural Hairstyle. No need to worry about your hair in the morning with this haircut. Moisturize it well, and you’re good to go!

There was a time when women with natural hair tried to hide their manes, but now they embrace their textured curls and proudly try different hairstyles. Many of them choose to cut their hair pretty short, and the result is breathtaking. We know it’s a bold step, but after a quick look at the hairstyles below, you’ll want to have short natural hair too.

1. Short Caramel Taper. That razored line is a little edgy detail to give you a glamorous look. Another advantage is that you can enjoy quick hairstyles and stop losing precious time in front of your mirror every day.

2. Extra Short Natural Hairstyle. No need to worry about your hair in the morning with this haircut. Moisturize it well, and you’re good to go!

3. Brightly-Colored Short Length Hair. If you’re sick of your regular color, try something brighter while your hair is short. Will it be copper, auburn or blonde?

4. Short Haircut with Tapered Sides. In this picture, it’s not only that the haircut is amazing, but also the awesome highlighted curly top!

5. Short Sides Long Top Curls. If you desperately need these curls, conditioners, masks, and oils are your best buddies!

6. Twisted Protective Style. This updo is perfect as a protective style! The pattern is incredible and you’ll get a break from your unmanageable hair.

7. Highlighted Curls. Don’t be jealous of this girl, all you need to do is to book an appointment at your salon and show them this picture. You’ll love the result!

8. Edgy Blonde Hairstyle. Dare to be different, get out of your comfort zone! This light blonde taper is a thing you won’t regret!

9. Textured Natural Coils. Detangle your hair with a brush and start moisturizing. Try twist out curls with a side part for a neat and chic hairstyle suitable for work and play.

10. Wrapping Flat Twists for Short Hair. Do you want your hair to grow faster? A protective hairstyle is what some stylists recommend. Others say that such a thing doesn’t exist. What do you think?

11. Purple Hair with Shaved Sides. This style is a bold fashion statement for the world to see. Purple-toned hair, patterned shaved sides, and coils create a daring look for short natural hair that everyone you meet will remember.

12. Tapered Hairstyle with Finger Waves. These are perfect if you like keeping your hair short, and they’re not that hard to create.

13. Bright Short Natural Hair. How cute is this transition from bright raspberry to deep burgundy? And coily hair only adds up to the sweet image! Let your creative nature bloom with this bright style.

14. Short Curly Hair with Highlights. Caramel highlights are a sure way to introduce sunset shades to natural hairstyles. Simply add highlights to your basic pixie, and you will be impressed by the changes!

15. Afro Puff with Twist Out Curls. With these defined curls, sleek edges and a couple of eye-catching accessories people won’t be able to take their eyes off you!

16. Short Golden Cut. This is a classic among short natural hair styles. Complemented with a gorgeous side part, and a breathtaking light golden brown hair color, this pixie is simply an incredible style!

17. Coily Pearl Blonde Pixie. Short natural haircuts for black females come in different shapes and colors but are always magical. This pearl pixie with tapered sides oozes a fairy vibe and allows you to keep it slightly messy.

18. Faux Hawk with Colored Streaks. What’s the greatest thing about short natural hairstyles for black women? Volume! Making your hawk style stay in place is easy for ethnic hair. Add random colored streaks for fun!

19. Simple Twists Hairstyle. A neat back and dynamic top provides a convenient and cool hairstyle. Twist that black hair, girl, it looks incredible!

20. Short Caramel Blonde Curls. Short natural haircuts for black women are especially magnificent with exotic colors. Amber, sandy blonde, and caramel look ravishing against a dark skin tone.

21. Easy Short Natural Curls. Loops at their finest! Rod set curls of varied sizes can do magic, as we can see in this example.

22. Short Natural Curly Undercut. If you are up for a cheeky look, there is hardly any better option than getting an undercut. This curly version combines the delicacy of natural curls with a tomboyish vibe and blends them into a harmonious look.

23. Undercut and Twist Out Curls. It’s a challenge to manage 4c hair, isn’t it? Moisturize your hair and discover the beauty of twist outs. It will take some time, but after that, you’ll definitely enjoy the look of your curls!

24. Light Golden Blonde Pixie with Glasses. All you need to create such a sultry look is your natural curls and an experienced stylist. Visit a beauty salon to get a trendy dye job and a classy short cut – voila! You are ready to slay!

25. Buzz Cut with a Side Pattern. One of the bravest hairstyles for short natural hair one can get is a buzz cut. What’s more, you can add a design of your choice. For instance, the geometric flower ornament looks lovely!

26. Short Layered Bob for 4C Curls. A curly bob is a hairdo to fit a lively lady. Go with your natural hair color or explore the trendy dye options and enjoy your refreshed style! Anyway, be ready to pay a visit to a beauty salon approximately every three weeks.

27. Thin Side Twists and Kinky Curls. A hairstyle like that is suitable for everyday activities but also parties with your friends, and you can do it yourself!

28. Tri-Color Red Natural Style. Why have a regular look when you can always pick the colors you like and mix them up! You go, girl!

29. Thin Swoopy Braids. African American hair can give you quite a struggle. Braiding parts of your hair always comes in handy, and the effect is marvelous.

30. Curly Mohawk with Buzzed Sides. Don’t be afraid to cut your hair short! A curly Mohawk with shaved sides like this one is super-comfortable to wear.

31. Bright Copper Hairstyle. This color is eye-popping! If you want to make a radical transformation, why not try a look like this?

32. Wash and Go Hairstyle. Who says that if you have short curly hair, there’s not much to do with it? Take a look at this fantastic short haircut with line up!

33. Fade with Design. Want to spice up things a little bit? If you have very short hair, you can make some designs on the sides and back, and you’ll change your boring haircut.

34. Copper Twists with Undershave. Finger coils and a side shave have never looked better together! For a more memorable effect, keep your roots dark and dye your lengths.

35. Short Natural Waves. Those easy natural curls blend perfectly with nape-to-crown flat twists.

36. Flat Twist Updo. Get your ends dyed, twist your hair vertically up and adorn with colored curls. Charming! You won’t need and won’t want another hairdo for a couple of weeks.

37. Crochet Braids. Hair crochet extensions can be a real aid when you want to recreate certain hairstyles. It looks so perfect! Tell us what you think!

Short Upswept Crochet Braids
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38. Short Textured Hair. Short is sexy! The key for a mane like this is hydration. Cut it, dye it, and always keep your hair moisturized.

39. Mohawk with Criss-Cross Sides and Cuffs. Yes, natural hair is versatile and the proof is the picture below! Don’t forget, jewelry always makes a difference. Balance the sleek criss-cross strands on the sides with natural curls, and you’ll get an incredible hairstyle.

40. Flat Twists to Faux Bangs. This hairstyle is not only too cute, but it’s also very glam and easy to maintain.

41. Colored Top with Dark Back. Now it’s time for tight curls! It takes some time to get this tapered cut and color but look at her! She’s definitely wearing her hair like a crown! And with a hairstyle like this, so should you!

42. Mix and Match Burgundy Twists. Blending braids with twists featuring burgundy ends is a mere pleasure! If you’re tired of a regular hairstyle, give this mix a try.

43. Rich Natural Curls. Your mane looks beautiful when your curls are well defined. And of course you need a structured cut.

44. Short Dark to Blonde Ombre Curls. She looks impressive, doesn’t she? Ombre makes real miracles on any haircut, hair type and skin tone!

45. Short Thick Cut with Undercut. Never been to a barber? Maybe it’s just the right moment to do that! The combination of the sharp design and those thick curls is outstanding. It’s a bold solution but why not try it?

46. Pigtail Buns with a Nape Design. A barber can help you get any design you want. You can style two buns, braid hair up, twist it, or even cover it if you don’t want to draw attention.

47. Voluminous Curls and Twisted Sides. Those curls are a pleasure to see! They look astonishing, fresh and perfect for a night out or a day at the office.

48. Black “Big Chop” Hairstyle. It takes a lot of courage to cut your hair this short, but it also comes with some advantages: easy to wash, dry and hydrate.

49. Tall Curly Combover Hairstyle. Want to jazz up your hair with color and a new shape? Here’s a mix of short sides and a tall highlighted top you can replicate.

50. Neat Haircut with a Shaved Design. Consider a stylish makeover for your short natural hair. That pattern is eye-popping, indeed.

Yes, natural hair is not the easiest thing to have! But women all over the world have embraced their rich manes and created astonishing hairstyles. Whether it’s long or short natural hair, the opportunities of having a perfect style are encouraging. Braids, twists, razor designs, colored curls – all these fit perfectly.

by Andreea Haba
She is social media enthusiast and loves everything that goes hand in hand with that. Since high school, writing is one of her passions and that's what got her into PR and social media area. She loves animals, has two dogs and enjoys any moment she can spend reading. When it comes to hairstyling, she loves bright colors and she's not afraid of changes.
  • Teresah

    Like all the hair styles

  • Abishag

    I love good hairstyles

  • Tessypeace

    Lovely hair styles

  • Augusta

    I love all d hairstyles, how do I make a my haircut look unique especially with d curls