30 BEST CORNROW BRAID HAIRSTYLES 2021
Many a times do we look for hairstyles that will make us look unique, lovely and standout in a crowd of many ladies with different hairstyles? Cornrow hairstyles are the best and most adorable hairstyles that you are sure will make you look cute and elegant.
Cute cornrow braided hairstyles
Cornrow hairstyles; are kind of hairstyles which involves braiding hair to the scalp in a series of rows.
The hair is divided into cornrow sections arranged into rows. Cornrows hairstyles are kind of protective braided hairstyles that are often used to prevent hair breakage.
Cornrows were traditionally styled by African women and little girls in simple straight lines but now they are styled by Africans, African Americans, white (men and women) in both straight lines and or in complex symmetrical or curvy designs.
Many younger ladies prefer cornrows hairstyles because they are easy to maintain. When you wash your hair carefully and oil the scalp regularly, cornrows hairstyles can be worn on your head for several weeks.
ADVANTAGES OF CORNROW HAIRSTYLES OVER OTHER HAIRSTYLES
- Cornrows have a wide variety of styles from which you are sure you won’t fail to choose one that works for you. Personally I am a fun of Big and small cornrows mixed because they make me look like an African American princess. However, there are other styles such as cornrow braided updo hairstyles, cornrow tree braids, cornrows with twists, among others as we are yet to see detailed in this post.
- Cornrows Hairstyles are easy to maintain as they require only washing and regular oiling of the scalp. And I believe this is true for any braided hairstyles as they all need low Maintenance. So if you have been looking for a braided hairstyle that requires low Maintenance, look no further coz cornrow hairstyles will be the best choice for you.
- The other thing that I like about cornrows hairstyles is that they looks great on almost everyone irrespective of your gender and age. This means that cornrows can be worn by both men and women; Africans, African American and white ladies; younger girls or teenager boys, mature ladies or youthful gentlemen.
- Are versatile meaning you can wear them to different occasions! The occasion you are dressing for will determine which cornrows hairstyle to opt for. In this write-up, we have complied for you over 40 of the best cornrow hairstyles that will make you standout, charm your looks and will turn heads.
- Just like most of the braids, cornrows can as well be done on natural hair or hair with extensions. For ladies with medium length or long hair, you won’t need extensions as cornrows will look perfectly elegant on you when done on your natural hair.
- Retains hair growth. Braided hairstyles are known for retaining hair growth. Cornrow hairstyles are one of the protective braided hairstyles that will retain the growth of your hair.
- Saves on time for styling most especially during rush hours. It used to be a little challenging to me when I hadn’t plaited my hair to beautiful cornrows. Choosing which hairstyle to wear more so in the morning when rushing to work was a great challenge to me. But after discovering or knowing the trick of cornrows, now I need not to worry any more coz these versatile cornrow hairstyles solved everything.
However, it should be noted that irrespective of the numerous advantages cornrow hairstyles have over other hairstyles; they take time during the styling process and since it involves braiding hair to the scalp in a series of rows, may be painful during and after the styling process.
HOW TO RECREATE AND STYLE CORNROW HAIRSTYLES
Learning how to do cornrows is that simple. All you need is to know the basics or principles to follow when doing any cornrow hairstyles. We have provided the basic principles that will guide you in a step by step direction on how to do cornrows.
Note: when learning how to braid, just focus on learning or mastering the technique and don’t worry about how the braids will look coz the more you practice the better your braids will look.
- Begin by preparing your hair so that it’s ready for styling. If you haven’t washed your hair in a long time; kindly wash it with clean water then shampoo to remove product residues which might have accumulated on the scalp. Rinse your hair with clean water then place a clean dry towel around your head to absorb the excess water. In case you’re not in a rush or hurry, allow your hair to naturally air dry by sitting under a shade else use a blow dryer to quickly dry your hair.
- Now apply styling products to your hair such as hair moisturizer,among others. The styling products you apply to your hair will depend on the texture of your hair and the style you want to wear.
- Part a section of hair from the hairline to the nape then Section off a small portion of hair at the front.
- Start with three pieces of hair strands
- Take the hair strand on the left under the middle section and to the right.
- Take the middle section and wrap it across the left section. Now your left section is now the new middle section and the one which was in the middle is now the left section.
- Take a little bit of hair from behind the parted section and add it to the new middle section. Separate it with your index finger then take the hair on the right under the middle section and to the left. Continue picking up your hair as you go to the back moving from the left to the right.
- Repeat the above process till when all your hair on your head is styled into beautiful cornrows and you will be good to go make heads turn and necks bend.
OUR BEST 5 RECOMMENDED CORNROW HAIRSTYLES
Well, well, when it comes to choosing cornrow hairstyles that will work for you irrespective of the occasion you are dressing for? We have made the search narrow for you. Here below are the best 5 cornrow hairstyles that we would recommend you to wear on different or various occasions and will make you look gorgeous, outstanding and definitely make heads turn and necks bend. Walk with me as we explore our best 5 recommended cornrow hairstyles of all seasons.
CHARMING CORNROW HAIRSTYLES
There are some cornrow hairstyles which you are sure will definitely charm your looks. This is one of those few cornrows hairstyles that will charm your looks and make you look adorable, lovely and fashionable. This kind of charming cornrow hairstyle can be worn by both white ladies and African women. Your gender and race doesn’t matter when it come to this cornrows hairstyle as it looks great on booth men and women.
The white lady featured above featured a charming cornrow hairstyle with cornrows running from the front hairline all the way to the back of her neck. The braids are left to hang freely at the back which adds style to her over whole look.
If you notice clearly the color of her hair perfectly matched with the tone of her skin and the outfits she wore. You too can get a few styling tips from this beautiful lady to come up with your own unique and stylish charming cornrow hairstyle that will make heads turn.
CORNROW BRAIDS HAIRSTYLES
You see there are many Cornrow Braids Hairstyles but this particular one stood out for us. It’s easy to recreate and style yet it looks incredibly amazing to African women and African Americans. We would recommend this kind of amazing Cornrow Braids Hairstyles to be worn by only ladies (women) coz it brings out their awesome beauty and gorgeousness.
Well some people might think that or actually some ladies say that cornrow hairstyles look great on all ladies with different face shapes! I doubt that isn’t true for this kind of Cornrow Braids Hairstyles; we would recommend it to ladies with long face shapes such as oval, heart, oblong, diamond, among others. For ladies with face shapes that are wider that they are long, worry not we have featured a variety of many different Cornrow Hairstyles that will match with your face shape and make you look adorable.
Her makeup, accessories and outfit perfectly match with the hairstyle. Want to look even much prettier than her; get a few stylish tips from this lady featuring Cornrow Braids Hairstyles to come up with your own unique Cornrow Braids Hairstyles for women.
COLORFUL CORNROW HAIRSTYLES
Are you a black woman or African American who likes colorful cornrow hairstyles? Then this is the best choice to make your cornrows colorful. Sometimes colors add style, decoration and attractiveness to the braids especially when you choose colors that matches with and Complements the color of your skin.
The African American lady above features a colorful braided cornrow hairstyles which features three colors (black, golden, and brown) that perfectly match with and Complements the tone of her skin.
With this kind of hairstyle, you might choose to use hair extensions with colors or choose to color then as you desire. Alternatively, some ladies opt to color their hair. With kind of option, I would recommend using temporally hair dyes to which can be washed off easily other than using permanent hair dyes that might damage your hair permanently.
You can wear this kind of cornrow hairstyles when going to all occasions be it formal occasions ( office, work, business meetings, church) or Casual occasions ( evening walks, weekend tours, beach, mention them).
Since this kind of cornrow hairstyles involves removing all the hair and braids away from your face to the back, it will look great on ladies with long face shapes.
CUTE CORNROW STYLES
There are thousands and thousands of cornrow styles but this one stood out for us and we would like to recommend it to any lady that wants to standout in a crowd of many other ladies with different black braided hairstyles. This particular cornrow style worked out for me during my teenage age as I used to catch people’s attention almost everywhere I went as whoever spotted me would gap and stare at me.
You might choose to use colorful braids such as brown, golden or any other color of your choice that best suits your test and preferences. For light-skinned African Americans, brown or black will work for you and for dark-skinned African American, we would recommend brown and black combined.
Look at how adorable, awesome and stylish the African American lady featured above looks. You too can look adorable and much more sophisticated than her by learning a few styling tips from her to come up with your own unique cornrow style design that will charm your looks.
Quite frankly there are some hairstyles which will make you lose words to describe them. This lovely, elegant and cutest cornrows hairstyles is one of those braided hairstyles that has always made me speechless.
She made a part up to around the crown section then braided her hair into beautiful cornrows that run from her the front to the back of her neck.
I just can’t take off my eyes off this beautiful lady with gorgeous eyes. The makeup just puts me off and run out of words. Why don’t you take some styling tips from this younger gorgeous to recreate your own cornrows hairstyles.
30 BEST CORNROW HAIRSTYLES
We didn’t want to limit you to only 5 choices as cornrow hairstyles are versatile so you have a wide variety of styles, designs to choose from and see one that looks great on you and works for you according to your taste and preference. Here below are over 30 best cornrow hairstyles for women and men. The collections includes cornrow hairstyles for African women, African Americans, and white ladies.
African ladies are you there? Can I hear a good shout of Amen from you? Wow African ladies look great, gorgeous with hair styled into braids more especially when its styled into cornrows. African cornrows bring out that beautiful black beauty look for almost all African ladies.
The awesome and charming African lady above features an African cornrows hairstyle where her natural hair was braided to the scalp in a series of rows that run from her face to the back in in simple symmetrical and curvy designs. a deep parting was done which made the designs look great on her.
This African Cornrows hairstyle can be styled by black women with medium length hair or long natural hair. I guess even ladies with short hair can give it a try provided their natural hair isn’t too short.
Is this kind of cornrow hairstyle limited to only African ladies? Absolutely not; it can be styled by white ladies and African Americans. All you need is to choose a design that will work for you depending on the occasion or event you are dressing for.
This is one of the easiest cornrows hairstyle which you can do it yourself. Just follow the step by step directions that we shared in this post above. Match the hairstyle with the right attires, accessories and you will be good to go rock an African cornrow hairstyle.
Alicia Keys is eminent for her exceptional cornrow hairstyles which surely look great on her at all times. Are you looking for cornrow hairstyles which you can wear to office, business meetings, formal occasions or special occasions? Alicia keys cornrows will be the best choice for you to choose from. In this post we have featured only one of her several cornrows hairstyles for Alicia keys; but we have an independent post featuring the 20 best Alicia keys cornrows that will look great on any African American.
In the picture featured above, Alicia keys features one of her favorite cornrows hairstyle that works for her at all occasions. This kind of cornrows hairstyle can be worn when dressing for formal occasions such as work, weddings, or any special occasion such as being invited to a function as a special guest or guest of honor.
In this cornrow hairstyle, she features small cornrows braided to the scalp with straight designs running from her forehead to the back. With this kind of cornrow hairstyle, you have a variety of designs or styles to make it new and unique every time you wear it. You may opt to do ponytails (High ponytail, low ponytail, side ponytail, or two side ponytails), buns (High bun, low bun, side bun, or two side, low or high buns) which ever works for you depending on the occasion your dressing for.
Complement the hairstyle with matching or the right jewelries and finish the look with the attires that not only match with the hairstyle but also match with the occasion you’re dressing for and you will be good to go.
BIG SMALL & CORNROWS
Sometimes it’s fun to have a mixture of small and big cornrows on your head. They bring out a fun and fancy look that will make you look unique and eminent. Cornrows hairstyles with big and small cornrows are quite unique and trust when you choose one design that complements your facial features; be rest assured to standout in a crowd of many other ladies with different braided hairstyles.
The beautiful lady above features big small cornrows hairstyle with two sets of colors black and golden. The mixture or combination of the two colors create a stunning and glittering look which will draw attention to your head.
To achieve this kind of cornrow hairstyle, you will need to use some colorful hair extensions. Personally I would recommend going to a professional hairstylist to do this kind of cornrow hairstyle coz it’s not as simple and easy as it might look.
The rest of her hair was styled into a beautiful colorful bun creating a cornrow braided bun hairstyle that you can wear to both formal and special occasions.
However, you might decide to leave the braids to hang at the back just like in the second image featured above. But to us, styling your hair into a bun or into an updo making the hairstyle to look formal as compared to leaving the big small braids to hand freely over your shoulder. You may opt for the later when dressing for casual occasions like evening walks, weekend tours or when going for shopping.
BIG CORNROWS BRAIDS
We all have different preferences when it comes to the size of braids that we would love to wear to various occasions. Some might prefer big cornrows braids, some small or tinny cornrow braids or a combination of both small and big cornrows braids, which ever works for you at that time is what you will opt for I guess. However, irrespective of your preference, you might just want to change to a different style and size which will call for changing the size of the cornrows braids.
In this case we shall look at big cornrows braids for women that not only look great on them but also makes them look elegant and super sexy drawing all the attention towards their pretty face.
The lady in the above picture features big cornrows braids that run from the front of her head towards the back. The big cornrows braids are well spaced making it easy to maintain when washing and applying oil to the scalp.
The braids towards the nape of her neck were styled into a circular coiled pattern forming a coiled bun at the back of her head. A fancy hair accessory inform of a flower was added right at the top of the bun to add more beauty and attractiveness to the hairstyle. You might add or accessorize with any accessory of your choice provided it suits with the hairstyle and complements the overall look.
This big cornrows braids hairstyle work well for both casual and formal occasions. Meaning you can style and wear it on all occasions. The design at the back (the bun) and the accessory you team with this cornrow hairstyle will determine the occasion on which it best suits.
Black women look incredibly awesome with their hair braided into beautiful cornrows. Black cornrow braided hairstyles is one of the best cornrow hairstyles for black women which we are certain will look great on almost every black lady.
The beautiful black lady in the picture above features an awesome black cornrow braided hairstyles with medium size cornrows which are well spaced exposing the scalp for easy maintenance when there is need for oiling and careful washing.
This kind of cornrow hairstyle can be styled and worn when going to formal and special occasions such as weddings, work, office, mention them all. It’s quite easy to style and achieve this kind of cornrow braided hairstyle. All you need to do is to follow the step by step directions on how to do cornrow hairstyles share in this post above.
Some men might as well try out these kind of braided cornrow hairstyle and will look incredibly super handsome. Look at how pretty, elegant and adorable the black woman featured in the picture above is? You too can look that awesome; all you need is to get a few styling tips from her to come up or recreate your own unique and eminent black cornrow braided hairstyles.
Cornrows Mohawk Hairstyles
Many younger ladies like to look unique and outstanding among their peers when it comes to the type and design of hairstyle they wear on their head. This in turn will make them to be recognized, making them feel special and loved. Cornrows Mohawk Hairstyles will be one of the hairstyles that will help you achieve such.
Cornrows Mohawk Hairstyles comes in many different styles and designs in that you might choose to braid only the sides into cornrows and leave the middle section to be styled into any other design as you opt to. Alternative some ladies might prefer have a cornrow braided Mohawk hairstyle where by all their hair is braided then styled into a braided Mohawk.
Whichever case works for you, the choice is always yours. Like for this African American lady, she features a cornrow hairstyle were her hair in the sides was braided into beautiful cornrows then the middle section was styled into voluminous curls to create a Mohawk like structure hence creating a Cornrows Mohawk Hairstyle.
It looks great on all ladies with medium length hairs but it can as well be styled by women with short or long hair. You can dress like this when going to special events like homecoming, prom or any other special or formal occasion.
Cornrows With Twists
A combination of cornrows plus twists will create an awesome and super fun braided hairstyle that will not only charm your looks but will make heads turn and necks bend. Twists look awesome and amazing most especially when they are in small or medium size designs.
The lady in the picture above features a combination of both cornrows at the front and twist at the back. To achieve this kind of cornrow hairstyle, you will need to add in some hair extensions with color that match with your natural hair. We would recommend using human hair extensions as they easily blend into your natural hair.
Then do cornrows up to around the crown of your head and then leave the rest of the hair styled into tinny or small twists. The twists can be styled to the back or to the sides making it the best hairstyle to be styled by ladies with round faces as the twists in the sides can cover-up the round corners of their faces making it look a little longer than its wide.
Doesn’t this African American lady look lovely and incredibly adorable? You too can look even fur much adorable as compared to her. All you need to do is to get a few styling tips from her to come up with your own unique cornrows with twists.
Cornrows With Bangs
Bangs are one of the ways to make your hairstyle unique and different. It’s quite a rear style to find cornrows with bangs so I guess you might need to pay close attention to kind of unique and one of its kind cornrow hairstyle.
Begin by deciding which side would you like your bangs to be then section off a small section of hair about two inches from the hairline. This is the section you’re going to style into bangs.
Now with the rest of the hair, style them into cornrows running all the way from the front to the back. Some ladies normally prefer leaving the bangs unplaited or unbraided but to us, we think braiding the bangs with this kind of braided hairstyle will be the best choice as they will surely match with the rest of the cornrows braids.
The lovely African lady above features Cornrows with bangs were she had her hair plaited to the scalp into a series of cornrows running straight to the back of her head.
A section at the front was styled into braided bangs that were swept to the right create that unique and awesome look on her face. Instead of braiding the bangs, I like it most when the bangs were turned into small or tinny twists.
It might seem to be an easy cornrow hairstyle that you might think of doing it yourself but we would recommend if you aren’t sure that you can do it yourself, kindly visit your professional hairstylist to do it for you for an awesome and one in a million look.
White Girl Cornrows
Before, I used to think that cornrows hairstyles look great on only black girls till someday I meet this beautiful young girl wearing cornrows and she was looking all that gorgeous and stunning. Now I know that cornrows can as well be styled by white girls and will absolutely look great on them when they choose the right design and style that matches with and complements their facial features.
A good example is this beautiful young white girl featured in the image above. She features white girl cornrows with beautiful colorful hair accessories like hair ribbons, beads to make it attractive and playful.
You can give your girl a fun and playful look with this kind of cornrow hairstyle that will make her look attractive and cute hence standing out among her fellow girls.
Cornrows For Kids
Almost all braided hairstyles look stylish, trendy and cute on kids. Braided hairstyles most especially cornrows give the kids that pretty and cute look making them look beautiful and endearing. Cornrows for kids look cute, sexy, and trendy thus recommending them to be worn by almost any kid be it African, African American or white kids. Your gender doesn’t matter with this kind of cornrows braided hairstyle; this means that even boys can as well wear this kind of Cornrows for kids and will definitely look handsome.
The African American kid featured in the above image features cute Cornrows for kids were her hair was styled into well-spaced cornrows that run straight up to around the crown section then the remaining or rest of the hair is braided into three strand braids and allowed to gently fall behind her back.
You are in position to style the remaining braids around your face making this kind of Cornrows for kids to be the best for kids with round face shapes as the braids can be used to cover-up the round corners of their face. Pair the hairstyle with the right outfits or attires and your kid will be good to go.
Cornrows Mohawk With Extensions
Doing a cornrow hairstyle with a Mohawk may not be that simple more especially when your hair is short or of medium length. This calls for hair extensions to add on the length of your hair to make the Mohawk possible.
In this particular post, we have featured one of the best Cornrows Mohawk with extensions were this beautiful younger lady had her hair braided into cornrows running from the sides to the middle section of her head.
Hair extensions were added into the ends of the braid at the middle section as shown above and then secured in place with hair elastic of the same color like that of her natural hair.
Remember it looks good when you use human hair extensions that blends into your natural hair. Personally, I would recommend opting for human hair extensions of the same color as that of your natural hair. This will create a uniformity making the hairstyle to look natural and attractive.
You might decide to leave the hair extensions just the way she styled them to be. However, in case you want to look unique and stylish, you might want to try out another style for the extensions that create the Mohawk. For instance, you might choose to braid the extensions to create a cornrows braided Mohawk hairstyle with extensions.
Cornrow Updo Hairstyles
Another unique and stylish way to style your cornrows and make them look unique is by styling them into beautiful updos. Cornrow Updo Hairstyles are quite many and it might be a little challenging choosing which updo hairstyle to try on your cornrows.
Here below we have simplified things for you and we would like you to explore our collection of the best Cornrow Updo Hairstyles for women that will make you look unique and standout among your pears.
In most cases you might need to add in human hair extensions to your hair to create unique and outstanding Updo hairstyle with cornrows.
The beautiful black lady featured above portrays an example of Cornrow Updo Hairstyles for ladies which we believe it’s unique and will make you standout in a crowd on many ladies with different updos.
She had her hair braided into cornrows running from the sides to the middle section. The extension was braided into twists then attached to the cornrows at the midsection. The twists were tacked into the braids to create a beautiful Mohawk like updo. Several bobby pins and hair pins were used to secure the twists and braids in place.
How awesome she looks! Doesn’t she? Get a few tips from her style to create your own unique and remarkable Cornrow Updo Hairstyle that will make heads turn and necks bend.
Cornrows Hairstyles For Natural Hair
Natural hair is a beautiful piece to try on cornrows as they surely look amazing and super cute more so when you try on small cornrows in different styles and shapes.
There are quite several styles and ways in which you can style your natural hair into beautiful cornrows. The African princess featured above features Cornrows Hairstyles for natural hair. Her hair was styled into appealing cornrows and then into twists for the remaining hair at the middle section.
However, instead of styling the remaining hair at the middle section into twists, why don’t you try to create Bantu knots so that you may look unique from others! Bantu knots are easy to create and we believe not many ladies will think about it and try it on their head.
This kind of Cornrows Hairstyles for natural hair can be styled by ladies with short or medium length natural hair to bring out that stylish and chic look. Most teenagers am sure will opt for this kind of cornrows hairstyle coz surely it will make them look chic, sexy and prettier.
Since this Cornrows Hairstyles for natural hair involves removing all the hair from around the face, we wouldn’t recommend it for ladies with round faces as their round corners will be exposed making their faces look much more winder that it’s long.
Cornrows For Men
There are some Cornrows braids which will certainly look great on all genders (both men and women). This in particular stood out for men of all ages. Are you tired of your long hair and the different styles which are commonly worn by almost all men? If this is you, then these Cornrows for men will be the best choice for you as they will undeniably make heads turn and will make you look prettier and handsome.
When my cousin had long hair and wasn’t sure which kind of hairstyle to try on for summer? Well I kindly advised him to try one of these Cornrows for men and guess what, he looked super handsome and attracted many ladies as the hairstyle made him stand out among his associates.
The gentleman presented in the above picture, features one of the best and spectacular Cornrows for men. He had his hair braided into beautiful cornrows that run in straight lines in complex symmetrical designs.
This might be quite an easy cornrow hairstyle for men in that you can Do It Yourself (DIY) and if you aren’t in position to try it out on your head, you might need assistance from a friend whom you are sure will be in position to do it for you perfectly.
You might do different complex symmetrical or curvy designs depending on the look you want to create. All you need is to determine the cornrow designs that will look great on you according to your facial features.
Cornrows To The Back
There are thousands and thousands of different ways to style cornrows. Some people my prefer styling the cornrows into a bun, or styling them into a Mohawk or any other Updo style as we shall see when you read this post till the end.
However; many persons, styling cornrows to the back is one of the best and favorite style among both men and women be it young or mature. This is because cornrows to the back look great on most ladies and they complement their facial features hence making them look prettier and attractive.
The African American lady in the picture above features one of the various cornrows to the back hairstyle with straight lines running in a symmetrical pattern to the back. In case the cornrows are long enough to go past the shoulders or to the shoulder length, you may style them around your face so that they complement your facial features.
Most of the cornrows to the back involve removing almost all the hair ( braids) away from the face which makes it best suitable for ladies with long faces such as oblong, oval, heart, diamond, among others. For ladies with round faces were their faces are wider that they are long, well this wouldn’t be the best hairstyle for you.
We have featured in this post some of the cornrow hairstyles that we believe will work for you. Among them are; cornrow tree braids, Cornrows with Bangs, Big Cornrows, Cornrows Hairstyles, cornrows braids, among others.
Cornrow Tree Braids
Give your hair a new look this season with tree cornrow braids at the front up to around the crown section of your head. Tree braids look completely great, fantastic and super cute on all ladies with various or different face shapes coz they can be styled around their faces so that their unwanted facial features are covered.
To best achieve cornrow tree braids, well we would recommend adding in human hair extensions of the same color as your nature hair so that it can easily blend into your natural hair. Just as portrayed by the beautiful black lady in the image above.
She features beautiful cornrow tree braids were her hair at the front up to around the crown was braided into cornrows in a tree like design hence the name cornrow tree braids. A good amount of human hair extension was used to make her hair look voluminous and fuller.
After achieving your cornrow tree braids, you can style the rest of the hair in any style you prefer that will complement your facial features and the occasion you are dressing for. For instance, you may opt to style it sleek smooth, curly or wavy depending on your preference and occasion or function you’re dressing for.
For the beautiful black lady featured in the image above opted to style the rest of her hair into sleek smooth and allowed it to hang freely around her face ( cheeks ) complementing her looks and bringing out that chic and sexy look.
Wouldn’t you love to look adorable, appealing, elegant and lovely? If that’s you, then this cornrow tree braids hairstyle will be the best choice for you. For ladies with round faces, this will be the most appropriate cornrows hairstyle that will make you look elegant, classy as it will cover up the round corners of your face making your face look a little longer that it’s wide.
Sometime when I was still a younger girl in my early 10’s, I used to think that Cornrow Hairstyles were for African American Women only coz in the community were we grew up from, almost all ladies with cornrow hairstyles were black women. I guess many of us used to think just as I did many years ago.
But things were not as I thought they were coz when I reached High School, there were many white girls and mature ladies who had their hair braided into cornrows and they looked totally stylish and gorgeous.
As we can all see this beautiful African American Woman in the picture above features a cornrow hairstyle with big and small braids.
This is one of the unique and elegant cornrow hairstyles for African American which will make you look eye-catching, and standout in a crowd of many ladies with different cornrows hairstyles.
You can style and were this kind of Cornrow Hairstyles for African American Women when going to work, office, formal occasions, special occasions, business meetings because it’s both a formal and casual hairstyle thus making it suitable also for some casual occasions, such as evening walks, weekends, shopping, name it all.
This Cornrow Hairstyles for African American Women isn’t that easy to style on your own thus would recommend using a professional hairstylist to achieve the best and perfect look.
Look gorgeous this season with the most stunning, unique and one in a million Cornrow Hairstyle for African American Women which we have featured in this post. This Cornrow Hairstyle for African American Women will make heads turn and necks bend. Get a few styling or stylish tips from this lady to recreate your own unique cornrow hairstyle with big and small braids.
Cornrows Braids styles
Quite a variety of Cornrows Braids styles which women can choose from when it comes to choosing which cornrow hairstyle to wear that will match with the function or occasion she is dressing for. Honestly with the versatility that cornrows have, trust me you can’t fail to get a Cornrows Braids style that will look great on you and work for you to complement your facial features.
In this particular post, we featured over 30 best cornrow hairstyles from which we are completely certain that many will catch your eye or attention and worthy trying on your hair.
The lady in the picture above features one of the latest and stunning Cornrows Braids style that will not only make you look elegant but also it will make you look adorable and attractive. This is one of the best braided hairstyles for women that charms your looks.
She features big cornrow braids that are well spaced (making it easy to maintain when oiling the scalp and washing when need be.) and run in straight lines to the back. The braids are then left to hang freely over one side of her shoulder.
Pair the hairstyle with the right attires for the occasion your dressing for and you will be good to go make heads turn and necks bend. Personally, this is one of my favorite Cornrows Braids style that truly look great, fantastic and super cute on me more so when am going for casual parties with my friends.
This we believe that when you try this Cornrows Braids style on you, it will surely look great on you. Get a few tips from the African American lady featured in the above picture to recreate your own unique and stylish Cornrows Braids styles.
Cornrows Hairstyles for black hair
Black hair is one of the best type of hair which many ladies have and like more so when it’s still in its natural state. Black hair looks great on every woman no matter the length (short, medium length, long) or texture (fine, thin, thick) as it matches with the color of the skin that God naturally gifted each one of us. We all know that black is a neutral color meaning it will definitely match with almost anything that you pair it with.
Though some ladies might have naturally brown hair, grey hair or blonde hair, black hair is the most popular among all people. This calls for the every lady with black hair to opt for a hairstyle that will suit her hair according to its length and texture.
Well as for us today, we have brought to you one of the best Cornrows Hairstyles for black hair that we hope that it will look great on almost all ladies with black hair more so those with long faces.
However, still in this very post we features over 30 best cornrows hairstyles from which we believe you will also find many Cornrows Hairstyles for black hair that will catch your eyes making them worthy trying on your head.
Your girl above features Cornrows Hairstyles for black hair which was accessorized with beads to make the hairstyle colorful and unique. As most of us know well that kids like some accessorizes in their hair to play with and make their hairstyle unique, beads are one of those accessorizes that you can add to her hair to give her that elegant look that she deserves.
Cornrows With Weave Hairstyles
Do you want to give your hair a fuller and voluminous look with cornrows? If this is you then cornrows with weave hairstyle will be the best choice for you. This kind of hairstyle will give you that look of having thick and voluminous hair on your head.
Note: This cornrows hairstyle can be styled by ladies with all or different face shapes because the styling options aren’t limited. For ladies with round faces can style the remaining hair of the weave around their faces so that it covers their cheek bones making their face look longer that it’s wide.
Section off a small section of hair at the front which you will use to create cornrows. Then do small or tinny cornrows up to around the crown section and secure them in place using a couple of bobby pins.
With the rest of the hair, it’s time to give it a fuller and voluminous look. You may use a curling iron to create those beautiful and bouncy weaves or opt for rollers as they too can work and you will achieve the same look.
Style the weaves all round your face in a way that best suits and complements your facial features. Since this cornrow hairstyle is voluminous, you might need to wear big bracelets such as earrings so that they are visible.
Wear the right makeup and attires that match with and complements the occasion you are dressing for and you will be good to go rock cornrows with beautiful bouncy weave. I guess you can wear this kind of cornrow hairstyle when going to various occasions as it can suit almost every occasion.
Many a times do we look for quick hairstyles more especially when in a rush or a hurry. Waking up in the morning knowing that you’re supposed to be at work by a particular time but this time round may be you were too tired, slept late or you just over slept and woke-up late and now you can’t even figure out which hairstyle to wear that will make still look stylish and sophisticated.
Well here we come with this quick and easy to style cornrow hairstyle. Two cornrows hairstyle is an easy and quick hairstyle that you can wear to your work place and will still look stylish and classy.
The hairstyle is all about parting your hair in the middle then create two cornrows running to the back. As you go to the back keep adding in hair into your braid which will eventually look like a Dutch braid. Continue braiding till the nape of your neck then the remaining hair into a big single braid.
Do the same for the section on the other side and you will eventually have your two cornrows. You may opt to accessories your braids with fancy hair accessorizes to make it look more attractive and elegant.
Choose the right outfit, wear the right makeup and finish the outfit with the matching earrings and necklace and you will be good to go. Ooh don’t forget your wallet, clutch bag or handbag whatever you had planned to carry.
Cornrow Braided Updo Hairstyles
Updo hairstyles are kind of hairstyles which are opted by many ladies coz they look great on them and can be worn to special occasions such as prom parties or homecoming parties. Therefore if you have been looking for a hairstyle to wear to your special event or office, well these gorgeous cornrow braided updo hairstyles will be the best choice for you as they will give you that new look you have been looking for.
Cornrow braided updo hairstyles can be achieved or styled in various different styles and ways. Many ladies prefer styling their braids into a bun while others may opt for a Mohawk, High ponytail or any other different style as we are yet to see.
The African American women in the above picture portray cornrow braided updo hairstyles were one styled the braids into a Mohawk while the other into a beautiful bun. The style you choose will entirely depend on your preference and the event you’re dressing for.
You may opt to accessorize your updo with matching hair accessories such as bun spiral, claw clips, and dome clip, among others. Now since updo hairstyles involve removing almost all the hair away from the face, you can wear short necklace and earrings coz they can be visible.
Most of the cornrow braided updo hairstyles look great on ladies with long face shapes such as heart, oblong, oval, diamond, triangular. For ladies with square or round faces, cornrow braided updo hairstyles wouldn’t be the best choice for you coz the round corners of your face will be exposed making your face look more wider than its actual width. However, there some other cornrows hairstyles that we have featured in this post that will look great on your round or square face. Such cornrows hairstyles include; cornrows with weave hairstyles, cornrow tree braids, cornrows to the back, among others.
Cornrow Braids For Kids
Kids are a gift from God Almighty who loves us all (Psalm 136). When God has given you the gift of a kid, you need to treasure him or her much more than the way you treasure your earthly gifts. One way to achieve this is by caring for them in all aspects of their lives.
For girls, you might want to give them that smile that runs from ear to ear with a wonderful and charming hairstyle that will make her feel loved, cared for and also make her look attractive and charming. One of the best hairstyle for kids that will help you achieve that will be cornrow braids for kids.
Cornrow braids for kids look cute, trendy and super stylish more so when styled on girls. The little girl featured in the above image features one of the best cornrow braids for kids were by her hair was braided into simple cornrows that run straight to the back. However, you might want to create your own unique pattern of the cornrow braids to make her standout and look unique.
You can now accessorize with fancy hair accessories such as beads to add attractiveness and uniqueness to her cornrow braids. Dress her in the appropriate attires depending on the event or occasion she is going to and she will be good to go have fun with her friends.
Cornrow braids are lovely and truly look great on all ladies but to some of us we still think they look greatest on black women. Look at this African American lady featuring gorgeous cornrow braids; wow doesn’t she look stunning with those cornrow braids?
Quite frankly, this cornrow braids hairstyle has made me speechless as it looks stunning, chic and sexy. All I have to say is that you too can look stylish, chic and sexy like this beautiful black lady. Get a few tips from her hairstyle that will help you to create your own super cute and unique cornrow braids hairstyle that will turn heads.
Allow me conclude by saying that surely and truly the cornrow hairstyles featured in this post are the best that will look great on you, charm your looks and definitely make heads turn. The choice is now in your hands to choose which cornrow hairstyle among our best collection of over 30 cornrow hairstyles that will complement your facial features and suit the occasion that you are dressing for.