12 Posh Short Hairstyles For Natural Hair

Create on-point looks with these natural hairstyles for short hair.

Have you ever wanted to join the “short hair don’t care” crew? Well, now’s your chance! It’s the perfect time to test out a fierce new short look, and your natural locks will rock just about any cute and quirky style you put it in. If you’re not sure about which style you want to try just yet, don’t fret, because we found some natural hairstyles for short hair that are absolutely gorgeous. After taking a peek at these cuts, you’re going to want to run to your stylist, ASAP. Don’t miss out on these trendy short hairstyles:

1. Lob With Bangs

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Pair your lob with bangs for an adorable look.

Give your lob extra volume and fullness with some curly bangs. To give your natural curls extra body and definition, use the Nexxus Exxpand+ Volumizing Whip when styling.

2. Classic Buzzed Cut

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Nothing beats this edgy classic.

If you’re truly bold and brave, then try out this classic buzzed cut.

3. Buzzed Pixie

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Give your pixie cut a boost of style by buzzing it down.

Want to try out some edgy natural hairstyles for short hair? One of our favorites is the buzzed pixie! Pro tip: keep your buzzed pixie tamed and in control by spritzing some Dove Style+Care Flexible Hold Hairspray after styling.

4. Side Fade

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Pair your short kinky curls with a side fade.

Only a true fashionista can rock this side fade. Whether you go for a simple fade or one with a cool design, it will automatically upgrade your short hairstyles for natural hair in an instant.

5. Side Parted Bob

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Give your bob some style with a side part.

Part your bob to the side to give it a cooler and fuller look.

6. Box Braided Bob

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Upgrade your bob with some box braids.

Contrary to popular belief, box braids aren’t just for long hair. You can rock your short locks in some awesome box braids, too!

7. Bandana

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Give any of your natural hairstyles for short hair a cooler look with a cute bandana. Photo credit: Dvora

Skipping the shower today? Create a fun in-between shower look by spraying some Dove Refresh+Care Fresh & Floral Dry Shampoo on your tresses to control oil, and then grabbing your favorite bandana.

8. Classic Bob

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Let your style shine through in this bob.

You can never top this classic style.

9. Curly Pixie

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Give your pixie some volume by rocking your natural curls.

Create a voluminous short look by letting your curls grab the spotlight in this pixie.

10. Overgrown Buzzed Cut

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Give your buzz cut a little volume by letting it grow out a bit.

If you’re trying to grow out your buzzed cut, then rock this overgrown look effortlessly.

11. Short Afro

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Non hairstyle tops the classic short afro.

This afro is short and sweet, and we can never get enough of it. To give your afro some definition while controlling unruliness, try using the TRESemmé TRES Two Mega Firm Control Gel when styling.

12. Mini Mohawk

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Make a statement in this mini mohawk.

This teeny-tiny mohawk has some major edge to it.