50 Most Captivating African American Short Hairstyles

There were times when we believed that short hairstyles did not offer us much freedom and variety. Today we are impressed at how versatile short hairstyles can be, especially those stunning styles for African American women, whose hair is naturally thick and dense. Some girls simply start blooming with short hairstyles, while longer hair makes them ordinary. If you haven’t found your perfect short hairstyle yet or seek for new variations, if you do not know how to style your short hair for the coming party so that it looks chic, here is an abundant source of inspiration in pictures.

To wear short hair in the previous century was rather a sign of manliness. Today female short hairstyles look very feminine and sexy. Practically every woman at least once dares to try a chin length or shorter haircut.

#42: Black Short Hairstyle with Highlighted Bang

A layered bang is an easy way to add length around the face while still keeping a style of a shorter length. Perfect for relaxed hair, this look uses gorgeous reddish brown highlights to brighten the face. This hairstyle is a sleek, classic look for any occasion.

42 black short hairstyle with highlighted bang
Credits: Denise Cummings, Signature Styles By Denise, Chip Foust