10.19.2013

SIMPLE SHORT NATURAL HAIR MOHAWK HAIRSTYLE FOR BLACK WOMEN

London, UK

When having short natural hair, you could think that there's not enough hairstyle to try out.
One of the easiest and trendiest hairstyle that I think is perfect for transitioning or short hair is the mohawk. 

As you may know, a mohawk (or mohican haircut) is an hairstyle when you shave your sides and you leave just a strip of hair in the center of the head from the forehead to the nape. 
I very much like to revisit the traditional mohawk and make a curly faux hawk (or frohawk), a really similar mohawk where you don't have to shave your sides and the hair down the center of the head is curly. 

If you want to know how to achieve the curly faux hawk, keep reading!



First thing I washed my hair and braided the sides of my head. 
If you can't do cornrows and still want to achieve the same results, there are two main options: 

1. You can either use bobby pins until the sides are completely flat or 2. you could help yourself with some strong hair gel.



After the cornrows, I did some braided bantu knots on the central part of the head.


This is the braided bantu knot out effect on my dry hair.


And that's the final result! What do you think about it? 
Have a nice weekend!

86 comments

  1. Very creative doll.
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  2. I think you can pull off every kind of hair..You look amazing with a mohawk!
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  4. I miss banku knots, It would be very daring for me to do those right now :)

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    1. With a good hair gel and some patient, you should try again! You never know! xx

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  5. great post! would you like to follow eachother?
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    1. Thanks for the beautiful compliment, Carrie! ^^

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  7. It also shows off your profile and you have a really nice profile. It reminds too of this cool barber shop in the city all us alternative kids would go to get the sides of our heads shaved and then we head back to suburbia and shock all our high school classmates! Haha.

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    1. Ahahah! Once I did it too because of the "Rihanna short hair fever". you know 2008/09 when every black teenager started to emulate Rihanna`s hair with terrible results! I shaved everything on the back and sides, leaving just a side fringe. Oh my god: that was weird! :) Luckily know I think twice before shaving or cutting my head!!

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  8. The hairstyle looks great on you, you pull it off very well! I just became your newest follower <3 Hope you can check out my blog and follow back if you want xx

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    1. Yes, I`m following back! I really like your sense of style, girls! ^^

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  9. Your blog is lovely! I have followed you xx

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  10. cool hair! would you like to follow each other? Thanks for visiting my blog! Would you like to follow each other? Just let me know where you're following and I'll follow right back! xo

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  11. love you bantu knots they really came out nice.
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  12. Beautiful pictures of you!

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    1. Thank you very much, Katherine!! :) Have a nice Sunday!

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  13. You are very creative, I have a problem with making any hairstyle;) You look great!

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  14. Amazing hairdo. You faux mohawk rocks but I'm glad you didn't shave your sides :D

    xx Mira

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    1. Yes, I`m trying not to shaving my head for a long long time! Thanks for the compliment, Mira xx

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  15. great hairstyle!

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  16. Super cool hair! xxx

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  17. This looks very good! Thx a lot for your haircare advice, I appreciate it :)

    xx

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  18. OMG! Loved that pics
    so amazing
    your style it's super unique
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  19. That hairstyle really looks great on you!! XO

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  20. Wo! You look shockingly! As usual, like a model!
    Great post! Inspiring!
    You have great taste and style!


    Regards,
    Katherine Unique


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    1. Thanks for all your compliments! I`m blushing right now! ^^

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  21. hey beauty, followed you back !!!
    keep in touch !
    xoxo

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  22. you have ever great ideas! magical!
    love your mohawk!
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    1. Thanks so much, Genda! You`re always super nice! ^^

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  23. The frohawk is a great idea! I will have to try to do myself! Thanks for sharing!

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    1. Yes, it would be nice! Then tell me everything! :)

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  24. this hairstyle looks so cool on you :)

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  25. i think it looks awesome on you :) this a nice way to fake the shaved side effect without actually getting a shave <3

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    1. Right?? I already shaved my sides once and I think I`m done with it, so I prefer braiding them! Thanks for the nice comment, Angel! xx

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  26. Ma che figata questa pettinatura in versione femminile! Sta troppo bene su di te! :D
    Baci!
    s

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    1. Grazie mille, S!! ^^ Sono contenta che ti sia piaciuta la pettinatura xx

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  27. Ma รจ stupenda questa pettinatura e ti sta benissimo!

    Arianna, Nymphashion ♡)

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  30. Wow, this looks so cool! Unfortunately my hair are not really suitable for such hair dos ...

    And thank you for your nice comment on my blog - I checked immediately your blog with the result: I like it!

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    1. I`m already following you on Bloglovin, darling! :) Have a nice day!

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  31. love your natural hair ! cute style

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  32. Looking absolutely fierce! :)

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    1. Thanks, Hayfa! I appreciate it very much! :)

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  33. perfect hair! follow you xx
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