Nothing basic about this black.
Long black hair is always a fun style to have. Its dark, captivating color is perfect for any occasion, and it also adds some edge to your style. Another great thing about this look is that it’s so versatile! Long black locks are one of our favorite styles for years to come, and for good reason. If you’re in need of a brand new ‘do, then try out the subtle power of some long black tresses!
Need some more convincing? Check out these hot styles to test out on your long, dark strands:
25 Hairstyles For Long Black Hair
1. Mini Side Bangs
These simple mini side bangs add a big impact to your style. Make sure you smooth them out while taming any frizzy, unruly ends with Dove Style+Care Flexible Hold Hairspray.
2. Messy Bun
A messy bun is always an effortlessly chic and fabulous style for your long dark hair.
Scrunched hair was the look of the early 2000s, and we’re totally ready for its return. Just “scrunch” your tight curls with TRESemmé TRES Two Mega Firm Control Gel, and you’re ready to take on the day with your cool It Girl look.
4. Natural Waves
Who said you actually had to style your locks to have one of the coolest long black hairstyles around? Just let your natural waves flow free, and you’ll have the hottest hair in the game!
5. Curled Half Up
Give your half up style a major upgrade with some curls.
6. Classic Half Up
If you’re on a run and need a quick style, the classic half up is always a trustworthy look.
7. Add Ombré to Long Black Hair
Why not give your long black hair a dose of cool color? Create an ombré look with natural tones or even go all out with pastel and neon colors.
Grab your favorite headband and upgrade your hairstyle!
9. Sporty Updo
Need a hairstyle that’ll stay chic while you’re workin’ a sweat? Then try out this sporty updo!
10. Simple Bun
A simple, subtle bun like the one above can take your long black hair to whole new levels of style.
11. Retro Updo
Stand out from the crowd with this voluminous retro updo. Let your hair reach new heights of volume and body while taming flyaways by using TRESemmé Beauty-Full Volume Flexible Finish Hairspray after styling.
12. Kinky Curls
No need to straighten your long black hair to keep it perfectly styled. Rock your natural curls and tame any frizz with TRESemmé TRES Two Ultra Firm Control Gel, and you’re ready to take on the day in style.
A chic chignon is always the way to go with your long black locks. Dress it up with a flower crown of your choice.
14. Pushed Back Side Bangs
Don’t hide your pretty face behind your long tresses! Keep your hair perfectly styled while showing off your beautiful face by pushing your bangs to the side with some clips or a stylish hairband.
15. Fringe Bangs
The fringier, the better with these rock n’ roll bangs. Try a new look with bangs on your long hair.
16. Long Black Box Braids
This ultra chic protective style is perfect for any occasion.
17. Middle Part
If you’re into simpler switch-ups to your long black hair, then go for a middle part. It’s always a chic and easy style to try out.
18. Angled Bangs
We’re sure you’ll fall in love with this bangin’ style.
Don’t hide behind hair curlers and straighteners. Rock the natural look with your fun and flirty ringlets!
20. Loose Curls
These loose and sultry curls will surely get heads turning. Make sure you give your curls some added volume by using Nexxus Exxpand+ Volumizing Whip when styling.
21. Side-Swept Bangs
This classic ‘do is a timeless look for every age. It’s no wonder that these bangs are one of our favorite go-to styles!
22. Box Braid Top Knot
Give your top knot bun a voluminous look by getting some box braids.
23. Two-Tier Bun
Want your bun to stand out from the crowd? Then try out this two-tier bun look!
Give your long black hair a sleek and glossy look by straightening your strands.
Nothing makes long, black hair stand out more than making your strands pin-straight. Give this style a healthy glossed look by using TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Shine Serum.
25. Peek-A-Boo Highlights
Want to spruce up the color of your black hair just a bit? Adding a few peek-a-boo highlights is a great way to add dimension to your look.