What many don’t seem to know is that for a lot of black dudes, the secret styling tool behind big and fluffy afros is the blowdryer. There are some guys that prefer to freestyle the look with picking hair out with a comb or an afro pick until they get the blowout haircut style they desire, but that can be a long process depending on your hair length. However, it doesn’t hurt to learn how to use a blowdryer to help you achieve the look much faster.
Once you’ve mastered how to use the blowdryer, you’re going to get addicted to using it to create your favorite hairstyles. Below, we’ve rounded up a few blowout haircut looks you should try once you’ve got the hang of the tool. Read on, guys:
1. The Blowout Afro
Take your look to new heights with a fresh blowout. This is also a great way to make sure your barber gets an accurate cut on your hair.
2. Undercut Blowout
Try complementing your clean shaven undercut with a long blowout style. Keep hair sleek and smooth with AXE Smooth Look: Shine Pomade.
3. Combover Cut
Style your medium length or long hair into a sleek blowout style. To update the cut, comb it over to the side to create this combover style.
4. The Feathered Blowout
Blow your hair up and out to recreate this look. Use a styling paste like AXE Urban Messy Look: Flexible Paste to create the piecey effect.
5. Messy Sponge Curl Cut
Want to add more life to your blowout style. Add sponge curls with a sponge brush to add more texture.
6. Flat Top Blowout Haircut
Sport your fresh flat top haircut with a blowout style. Wash hair with Dove Men+Care Thick & Strong Fortifying 2-in-1 Shampoo & Conditioner to start your hairstyle off with a thick and full base.
7. Afro Blowout
No time to get a fresh haircut? Or simply rather grow your hair out? You can try this massive afro blowout.
8. Round Cut
Round haircuts create cool shapes on afro styles. Blow out your hair to put your perfectly rounded afro on display.
9. Short Afro
Opt for a mini blowout on your short haircut. Use a blow dryer with a comb attachment to create your style.
Create an edgy blowout hairstyle with your fresh cut.
11. Undercut Afro
Blow your hair out at the top to recreate this fluffy undercut afro style.
Need more hightop hairstyle ideas for your haircut styles? Try one of these juice haircut styles.