If nature and your parents’ genes have blessed you with beautiful healthy hair, there’s a sense in growing it out and styling smartly. At least you won’t look like every second guy in the street. Speaking of long hairstyles for African American men, the first thing that comes to mind is braids, but not only. Here you’ll find only the most eye-catching long hairstyles for black guys.
Shoulder-length natural curls are a classic Afro look. Most men wear them centre-parted, opening the forehead, or in a sort of swept to one side style if texture allows. Younger guys can try A-line styles with free coils falling on the forehead and cheeks. Another fun male style suggests trimming your curls in a rounded shape with the longest hair standing upright on the top.
#11: Lattice Work Micro Dreads
Black guys with long hair are truly fearless. These micro dreads were pulled back to create a base. Then the top dreads were woven into an intricate lattice design. Beeswax or shea butter are good products for dreads in general, but are especially necessary when experimenting with dread styling.