The advantage that short hair has over long hair is the fact that you don’t have to worry about versatility because there are so many options when it comes to styling your hair. When we say ‘short hair’, we mean low cut hair with varying length above the neck.
However, we understand that when you’ve recently transitioned from long hair to short hair, figuring out what to do with your hair can sometimes be overwhelming. Especially when you make the decision to start from scratch with your natural hair. This is something many black women can relate with.
Talking about versatility, with short hair, you can still try out trending styles through hair extensions, accessories, and the right techniques. To save you some time, we have curated tutorials for a few timeless, easy to manage short hairstyle ideas that are also quick and easy to do by yourself.
Irrespective of your hair texture, these low maintenance, celebrity-inspired looks are exactly what you need to amp up your cropped cut and step out in something new and chic.
Check out 5 easy hairstyles for short hair…
#1. Wash and go
Well…. maybe not a wash and go as the name implies. It is more of a wash, apply the right products from conditioners to gels, then you can go! The wash and go can be done on any length of hair for that natural, India Arie-inspired look!
#2. Heatless perm / rod curls
If you love curls but are worried about heat damage, then this is all you need to get those curls popping.
#3. Halo braid updo
All you need is a little patience, some braiding skills and you’re good to go!
#4. Faux hawk updo
Your hair length should not deter you from getting your frohawk. Like they say, fake it till you make it!
#5. Bantu knots
Irrespective of how you want them, Bantu knots can be done on any length of hair. From the tiny sized knots to the jumbo knots.
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