Cornrows or braids, also known as cornrows in the Caribbean, are a primordial traditional African American style of hair mentoring, in which the locks are braided very close to the scalp, using an underhand, upward motion to produce a continuous, upraised row. Cornrows are often shaped in modest, straight lines, as the name implies, but they can also be formed in complicated geometric or curvilinear designs. When the cornrows are done only in a side of the head that’s called the side cornrows. Depending on the region of the world, cornrows are worn by men or women, or both, and are sometimes adorned with beads or cowry shells. Often favored for their easy maintenance, rows can be left in for weeks at a time if maintained through the careful washing of the hair and regular oiling of the scalp. Braids pulled too tight or worn for considerable lengths of time can cause a type of hair loss known as traction alopecia. In this article, we will discuss the side cornrow hairstyles for the African American Women.
Side Cornrows and Angle Braids
The cornrows hairstyle in the picture is placed by a side of the head, There are two types of braids; the tiny ones are created in the cornrows and the long two braids are created and angle nicely and let them hang freely by the back side.
Cornrows with French Braids
French braids and the side cornrows can be combined together to make an ultra-smart hairstyle. The side of the head is decorated with the tiny cornrows and the French braids are on the topper portion of the head. The use of beads in the braids can give you the ultimate effect.
Side Cornrows with Topknot
Now it’s time to mix up the cornrows and the top knots. The cornrows are made by the side of the head and the topknot is placed on the top as always. And the topknots are also beautifully braided. So you are bound to look beautiful with this hairstyle.
Side Cornrows with Updo
If topknot can be made then why not the updo? Yes, you can make a great hairstyle with the side cornrows and updo. The cornrows will beautify the sides and the leftover curls will decorate the top head.
Cornrows inspired Flat Twist
Yes, you can call this awesome hairstyle as Cornrows inspired Flat Twist. This side as usual beautifully decorated with the cornrows hairstyle and the other portion can be defined as a flat Any season and any kind of event, you are fit for them with this hairstyle.
Long Braided Side Cornrows
You can make long thick braids with the side cornrows like the girl in the picture. She has an enchanting beauty with the use of side cornrows and the big giant braids in one single hairstyle.
This is a modified cornrows hairstyle, where the cornrows are originated from the side of the head and the cornrows braids wrap the whole head vertically. This is one of the unique hairstyles among the hairstyles used by the African American Women.
Side Cornrows with Beads
This one is so simple and smart one. The main attraction of this side cornrows hairstyle is the beautiful beads applied on the long thin braids. You can try this one too for attending the upcoming event you are invited in.
Cornrows and Curls
Beautiful curls and coils make a hairstyle complete. When you miss the curls while styling your hair, this hairstyle may be a great choice for you. The side part is cornrows shaped and the leftover of the head is covered with beautiful golden curls. Super sexy and Stunning huh?
Side Cornrows for Short Hair
When you have short hair, you have very limited options regarding choosing the hairstyles. And one of the options is this one you can make side cornrows and tiny topknots with your short hair. Your short haired hairstyle will make you look like a princess.
The Super cool Pixie Braids with Side Cornrows
This is the coolest one, the combination of the free locks and the side cornrows. The cornrows braids are as tiny as the pixie braids and the leftover of the hair is let free. No one in this material world can ignore the stunning beauty of this lovely hairstyle.
Side Cornrows and Ponytail
Ponytails are great in look and can be adjusted with the side cornrows. The African American women are very much fond of the braided ponytails. And here we have the option to make a beautiful ponytail with the help of side cornrows braids. You can try this one too for the next party you are attending.
Twists Mohawk with Side Cornrows
Mohawk is one of the most popular hairstyles among the African American Black women. In this hairstyle, the Mohawk hairstyle has been mixed up with the side cornrows hairstyle. The side is cornrows shaped and the top is shaped as twisted Mohawk. Awesome and Fashionable huh?
The Natural Hair with Side Cornrows
Use your hair naturally and do a little styling by the side. The Styling of cornrows by one side will bring a tremendous change in your look. This super sexy look can make anyone fall in love with your hot hairstyle.
Coil and Cornrows
For the last one, we are gonna discuss the mix-up of coils and side cornrows. And we literally have to word to comment and explain about this hairstyle. Now you decide what we should say about this awesome looking hairstyle.
So, enjoy your moments with the best-fitted hairstyle of you.