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.

#44: Curly Cropped Hairdo with Swirled Bangs

Closely cropped curls can sometimes look a little matronly on short black hair, which is why this style stands out. Instead of crisp curls, the look utilizes sleek coils for an interesting and sophisticated ‘do with a vintage flair. To take the style to the next level, add copper highlights in the front.

44 curly cropped hairdo with swirled bangs
Credits: Natasha Johnson, 10 Gems Salon, Chip Foust