7 Super-Cute Hair Styles for Black Curly Hair

YoustinaYoustina
Aug. 5
Whether you were born with raven tresses or you dyed them to get that rich, dark color, there are many different styles you can rock with black, curly hair. Here are seven of my favorites.
Tight finger coils with natural bangs - At first, this look may seem hard to achieve, but with the right product and a little patience, your curls can pop this much, too. The style is best done on shorter hair, and you will need a hair pick to fluff your hair to perfection. 

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Long, loose waves - There's nothing like the effortless look of loose waves in jet black. This look is beautiful and sophisticated, especially paired with a natural eye make-up look and a popping red lip. 

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Kinky twist-out - A go-to style for natural, afro-textured hair is the ever-popular twist out. This style is easy to achieve by simply twisting your hair and then unraveling the twists. The more twists you have, the more defined your curls will be. For extra volume, make sure you stretch the roots of your hair. 

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Bantu knot-out - If you're after looser curls without adding heat to your hair, try a Bantu knot-out. Not only can you wear your Bantu knots as its own style, but once you take them down, you will have loose, voluminous curls.

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Loose, curly bob with a side part - If you're sporting short natural hair this season, consider a style that features looser curls with a side part. Side parts flatter most face shapes and leave the potential for cute hair accessories, such as pens or flowers. 

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Slick-back ponytail- Not interested in styling your hair for the day? Try this slick-back ponytail because it gives you the best of both worlds. This style is quick to install and still manages to show off the beauty of your curls. 

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Wet look with a pixie - With a lot of gel and a little finger coiling, you can achieve this wet look pixie style. This style is cute for the summer, and when paired with a flowy dress and statement accessories, it is charmingly feminine as well.

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The key to making any hairstyle work is by making sure you have the right products and the right style for your personality and your face. Most of the looks on this list will work with loose or tight curls, but don't forget that you can always alter the tightness of your natural curls with braids, twists, or even hair rollers. 
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