Whoever told you that natural hair doesn’t belong in corporate America…lied to you.
Even if you don’t feel comfortable rocking your afro as big as you possibly can, there are plenty of natural hair styles fit for all textures and all lengths that are professional looking enough to blend into an office, yet do not at all require a relaxer. So before you decide that your workplace is no place for your hair, convince yourself otherwise and try out any of these 25 gorgeous styles for natural hair! Perfect for work, corporate, and/or those moments when you just feel like being a little fancy.
25 professional natural hairstyles for a business setting:
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1. Tuck, Roll & Pin
2. Zoe Saldana Twisted Crown
3. Flat Twisted Bangs + Updo
4. A Retro Pin Up
5. Keri Hilson Box Braids
6. Chunky Goddess Braids
7. Sleek & Chic Pompadour
8. Pinned Bangs with Kinky Coils
9. A Neat “Messy” Bun
10. Solange’s Braided Pompadour
11. Loose Styled Curly Bob
(To achieve this look on kinky coils, use curl rods overnight set with TGIN Twist and Define Cream)
12. A Neatly Styles Puff
13. Tapered Loose Curls, Kinks, or Coils
14. The Classic TWA
15. Mini Twisted Updo
16. Milkmaid Braid with Bangs
17. Sleek and gelled
18. Tapered TWA
19. Side Pin
20. Flat Twisted Updo
21. Twisted Locs
22. Twist & Pin Updo
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23. Low Curly Bun
24. Straight Styled Pixie/TWA
25. A TWA with Teeny Tiny (Subtle) Color!
What is your go-to natural hair style to wear during the work week?
Dora Sobze is a PR executive, writer, and social media strategist by day — and freelance blogger by night. If you’re feeling crafty, hungry, stylish, or in need of natural hair tips, check out her blog latidoe.blogspot.com or spinachblog.com for her latest spinach recipes. She’d love to chat with you on twitter! Follow her @la_ti_doe.