Braided side hairstyles for black women (African Americans) has been common to ladies in the age range of 20 years to late 40’s. I guess this is so because such kind of hairstyles make these younger ladies look sexy, attractive and adorable.
Every young lady would like to draw attention to herself more so when she has dressed for formal occasions
(such as business meeting, workplace) or a casual occasions (such as on a party, homecoming, promo, among others). For you to achieve such, you need a hairstyle which is unique to make you standout in a crowd of many other ladies with different braided hairstyles.
For this cause therefore, we have decided to share with you some of the latest, hottest and sexy braided hairstyles for African Americans (black women) which will charm your look and make heads turn and necks bend.
These kind of braided hairstyles will make everyone gape at you when you’re walking down the streets or at the occasion; so if you aren’t comfortable with too much attention drawn to you, I wouldn’t recommend you to opt for any of these braided hairstyles.
Below is a list of our selected hottest and sexy braided side hairstyles for black women from which we are sure you won’t fail to get one which will work for you according to your test and preference. Walk with me as we explore step by step descriptions on how to achieve each braided side hairstyles for black women.
Nice Side Braided Hairstyles For Black Women
What a lovely and nice side braided hairstyle for black women? The lovely lady in the image above features a lovely and nice braided hairstyle where one side of her hair (head) was braided into tinny cornrows like braids and the other side was left un-braided.
This kind of braided hairstyle looks amazing, stunning and unique for sexy ladies who would like to rock it to formal or causal occasions such as promo parties, homecoming parties, among others.
For a much sexier look, make sure the unplaited hair is sleek straight and smooth which will give you an overwhelming look no one has ever seen before. Long hair or medium length hair would work great for this hairstyle. However, clip-in or glue-on human hair extensions will as well be of use to ladies with short hair who would wish to achieve such a nice and lovely side braided hairstyle for black women
Cute Braided Side Hairstyles For Black Women
Do you have a party or any casual function and want to look chic, stylish and outstanding? This cute braided side hairstyle for black women will be the ultimate choice for you to try on your hair to achieve your goal.
This cute and chic side braided hairstyle for African Americans will surely draw attention towards your face thus being the best in such cases when you need attention to yourself.
The braided hairstyle features one braided side up to around the midsection of her head and then the rest of the hair is styled into beautiful and bouncy curls which create a Mohawk like kind of braided curly hairstyle.
When styling this braided hairstyle, remember to apply a heat protectant to your hair to reduce on the risk of damage as a result of the heat being applied to your hair. You might as well want to use a wide tooth comb to lift the roots of the curls to give them a fuller and voluminous look.
Braid Hairstyles For Black Women with Natural Hair
For black women with naturally curly hair this will be the perfect choice for you to go for. Research shows that there are many black women whose hair is naturally curly. If this is true for the greatest percentage, no need to curly your hair for this kind of hairstyle.
All you need is to make sure that your hair is always clean at all time, moisturised so that it’s easy to work on during the styling process. Use a comb to detangle or remove any twist or knots with in your hair. Would advise this to be a daily routine for your hair to avoid it getting kinky or frizzy.
Now depending on the occasion or function you are dressing for, you might decide to do some braids in the sides to suit the occasion. For the braided hairstyle featured in the above picture, it would certainly work for both formal and casual occasions. All you need is to pair it with the right accessories such as necklace, earrings, makeup, mention them. The accessory you pair with such kind of hairstyles will depend on the length of your hair. Short, cute and simple accessorises will match with most hair length.
Natural Twists Mohawk Like Braided Hairstyles Black Women
A combination of natural hair with twists and braids makes you attain a one in a million braided hairstyle which will turn heads and bend necks. Are you in your twenties (20’s) or early thirties (30’s) and have been looking for a chic, sexy and flattering hairstyle to charm your look??? Well congratulations because this Natural Twists Mohawk like Braided Hairstyles Black Women will surely serve your purpose.
Begin by preparing your hair so that it’s ready for styling. In case you notice that your hair is dirty with plentiful of products and dirt in it; begin by washing it then shampooing to remove the dirt and product residues.
Rinse with clean water then wrap a clean dry towel around your head so that it absorbs the excess water from your hair. If you are not in a hurry, go under a shade to allow your hair to naturally air dry. But if you are in a hurry, use a blow dryer to blow dry your hair.
Apply styling products to your hair not forgetting heat protectant, moisturizer which will keep your hair moisturized all day long. Depending on what’s convenient for you, use a hot roller or curling iron to create the twists in your hair.
Apply a little hairspray to your twists then allow your hair to set. Do the side braids as portrayed in the picture above. Use a wide tooth comb to lift the roots of the twists which will give your hair a fuller and voluminous look.
Braided Side Hairstyles For Natural Hair
This kind of braided hairstyle is similar to the above hairstyle. What make it differ is the direction and style of the braid. For the one above, the braids are directed towards the back while for this one the braids are directed towards the crown or midsection of her head.
Doesn’t she look awesome, pretty and adorable? You too can look that awesome and adorable; all you need is to copy a few styling tips from the above two featured braided hairstyles for natural hair to recreate and style your own unique and stunning braided hairstyle for natural hair.
Side Braids Hairstyles For Black Women
Look at the creativeness and innovativeness of this Side Braids Hairstyles for Black Women. Wow she looks charming with this kind of braided hairstyle. The lady featured above features a curly braided hairstyle where one side of her hair was braided up to around the midsection of her head then the rest of the hair on the other side curled and left to hang freely over the other side of her face.
Since this hairstyle doesn’t remove all the hair from and around the face, then it will work well for black women with round face shapes as the curly hair on the side will cover up the round corners of their face making their face look slightly longer than its wide.
This hairstyle can be worn by any lady of any face shape, hair texture or hair length. But it would work well for ladies with medium length (shoulder length) and long hair. If your hair is short don’t feel left out coz you aren’t. Opt for hair extensions that matches with your hair colour and you will be able to recreate and style this charming side Braids Hairstyles for Black Women.
Braided Side Hairstyles For Black Women