While many ladies proudly wear their Afro curls, some women prefer to get their hair relaxed. Relaxed African hair gives you more opportunities for styling it in a million of different ways. Here are 15 best hairstyles for relaxed hair!
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1. Low ponytail
One of the most popular relaxed hairstyles is a ponytail, which has a number of advantages: it can be created on nearly any hair length, and the availability of various styles makes it easy to rock your ponytail to any occasion.
2. Asymmetric bob
Lots of women go for the bob hairstyle when relaxing their hair, but if you’ve already worn a basic bob for a long time or simply want to try something new, you’ll definitely love your own version of this asymmetric bob hairstyle.
3. Side ponytail
Another version of the classic ponytail, this time – in a youthful and trendy side ponytail style. This hairstyle is loved by relaxed hair wearers of all ages, so you’ll never go wrong with this look.
Transitioning from relaxed to natural hair may be challenging for a number of reasons, but if you decide to go from relaxing your hair to wearing it naturally, choosing the right hairstyle won’t be one of them – these adorable pigtails will always work!
5. Wavy bob
A slick bob is very popular right now, but it’s certainly not the only style to choose from relaxed hairstyles for medium hair. A wavy bob is a fantastic look on its own, but the wonderful golden hair colour makes it even better.
6. Straight pixie cut
The decision to cut of almost all of your hair to rock a pixie cut with straight bangs is undoubtedly a bold one, but you can get even more style points for the striking colourful highlights!
7. Side-swept bob
Here is one more way to upgrade the regular bob cut if you’re in a mood for something new – simply add side-swept bangs to your already gorgeous look and try the trendy burgundy colour on your cut!
8. Classic pixie cut
A classic pixie cut with a short fringe is one of the most effortless relaxed hairstyles you can ever get – this look hardly requires any styling, which means it’s perfect for the ladies who are always in a hurry.
9. Half up, half down
There are dozens of ways to wear the half up, half down look when you have relaxed hair, but these adorable double buns will make everyone envious of your super cute hair.
10. Mushroom cut
Mushroom cut is a straightforward, geometric cut that looks so great with all face shapes and appearances. The only possible downside of this hairstyle is that it requires regular trimmings to look sharp and neat.
If you’re a fan of unconventional style in clothing and makeup and want your relaxed hairstyle to match your aesthetics, we recommend going for the mohawk – it never fails to look amazing!
12. Blunt cut
In case you’re a fan of geometric hairstyles but don’t want to go for the ultra-short length, your ideal solution is a blunt cut bob.
13. Ombre bob
Settling for the classic bob hairstyle doesn’t mean you can upgrade it using colour. The trendiest hair colours of this season are various pastel shades, like this charming turquoise colour.
14. Tousled ends
You can make any hairstyle look even more interesting if you slightly tousle the ends of your hair, but it’s especially effective for medium to long relaxed hair.
15. Top bun
A top bun is an incredibly versatile hairstyle – you can wear it when you’re going out, to work, or even when you’re getting ready for a workout or a swim.
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