Simple and Easy Natural Hairstyles for Black Women & Girls
The natural hair movement is one that seems to have taken over the black hair community by storm. After years of harsh treatments and chemicals in a bid to get the much desired bone straight and silky hair. A lot of black women and girls are now rocking their natural hair with confidence.
Unlike relaxed hair -which in it’s straight form has limited styling options- natural hair is very versatile.Regardless of whether you have thick kinky hair, curly hair, 4b or 4c natural hair, your natural hair styling options are limitless.
In this article, we’ll take a look at some simple and easy natural hairstyles for black women.
Afro Hairstyles on Natural Hair
There’s nothing as beautiful as a big puffy afro hairstyle in it’s natural form. This hairstyle is easy to achieve regardless of your hair type or texture. Moisturize your hair and fluff it using your fingers or comb to add volume.
Natural Hair Puff Hairstyles
If you’re in a hurry or you’re having a lazy natural hair day, throw your hair in a puff. Simply comb your hair, apply leave in conditioner, use gell to sleek it down, lay your edges and secure it at the top of your head in a puff.
Space Bun Hairstyles on Natural Hair
Space buns are also easy and quick and can be styled differently. Simply section your hair into different parts and tie it in a bun at the sides of your head. Depending on the length and volume of your hair, space buns can be done in three parts too.
Silk Press on Natural Hair
A silk press is a method used to achieve silk and straight hair through application of heat. While too much heat on natural hair can cause damage, use of a heat protectant serum as well other products can prevent this from happening. A silk press allows you to rock your hair in it’s straightened form without having to relax it.
Twist Outs on Natural Hair
Twist outs are achieved via washing your hair with a shampoo, deep conditioning it, using shea butter, a curling butter and other desired products. The hair is then sectioned and twisted using the 2 strand or 3 strand twist method. The twisted hair is then left overnight and unraveled the following day. The result is usually a beautiful twist out which varies depending on your hair texture and products used.