49 Coily Hairstyles for Women in 2019

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Here’s our featured photo gallery featuring 100’s of women with coily hairstyles.  Get great ideas for this hair type here… all lengths and hair colors.

Coily hair is naturally textured and voluminous. It can be difficult to tame, which is why you need to choose hairstyles adapted to this hair type. You should also look into using haircare products that will nourish your coily hair.

Highlighted, coily hair incorporated with three tight french braids at the side. This hairstyle might look common but observing each and every detail makes it more appealing.

Thick, voluminous curls generously moisturized for that soft, shiny and fluffy finish. This type of hair may often times become dull and dry so the use of hair creams, moisturisers and natural oils will be of great help.

Thick curls parted to one side for that classic, fancy finish. This one is recommended for those with naturally curly hair who want to go effortless on formal events.

Thick and coily hair in an undercut, dyed with two contrasting tones. These colors can brighten up your complexion while exhibiting a gorgeous, textured look.

Naturally thick and curly hair, cut into a taper faded style. The hair is dyed with layered colors to show creativity and uniqueness.

When you get your good ol color touched up💛

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A balayage style is not limited to long hair only. It can also be a nice touch-up for short and coily hair like this one. The overall look is simple yet it is oozing with a unique depth and dimension.

Natural curls styled as fauxhawk for added interest. This visually-appealing style is made possible by pinning the side of the hair with some metallic clips.

Be that unique hipster you always wanna be! Natural coils looks great in copper tones too! An enough amount of swag for your everyday look won't hurt.

Black, coily hair accented with two tight french braids on the side for extra details.

Highlighted curls arranged into this mesmerizing Afro puff style. This one is great if you're to attend special occasions like proms and weddings.

The woman is wearing her naturally curly/coily hair in a chunky bun with a double twisted style in the front section. This one looks neat and stunning, perfect for formal events.

Ya he perdido la cuenta del tiempo que llevo con mi pelo natural. Cuidando y mimado mis rizos.... fue simplemente un impulso, por pura comodidad, no fue una cuestión de identidad, ni de reencuentro con mis raíces afro, uno es lo que es... y por mucho que te alises el pelo, uses extensiones rubias o te hagas un alisado de esos de keratina la esencia es la que es. Y si, siempre me he sentido muy orgullosa de mi negrura y de mis raíces. Sin embargo con la perspectiva del tiempo y con los años que llevo sin usar productos para estirar mi pelo mi sentimiento de seguridad y de orgullo se ha reafirmado. Mis rizos me hacen sentir poderosa, soy yo, tal cual!! #juliah #juliahlifestyle #rizoslifestyle #misrizos #amomisrizos #teamnatural #mujernegra #yamp #naturalhair #soynatural #naturalhaircommunity #naturallycurly #yo

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A smart and fab-looking style is achieved with this highlighted coily hair and a pair of black-framed glasses.

Determine What Your Hair Type Is

There are three types of coily hair and you can identify your hair type by looking at the thickness and curl pattern. If you have s-shaped curls and your hair has a fine texture, your hair type is more than likely 4A coily. If you have 4B coily hair, your curls will have more of a Z shape. Note that this hair type is particularly prone to shrinkage! There is a third type of coily hair, known as 4C. This hair type has z-curls but the curls are tighter than with 4B coily hair.

Nourish Your Hair with The Right Products

If your hair looks dry, try using only conditioner and skip shampoo for a while. You can nourish your hair with natural oils, hair masks or hair creams. Shea butter will do wonders to preserve the natural shape of your curls. Look for hair care products specifically made for your hair type and focus on keeping your hair moisturized to get good results. Using the right products to nourish your hair will make it easier to wear a natural coily style.

Master A Few Braiding Techniques

The best structured coily women hairstyles involve braiding. These styles can last for a few days as long as you protect them with a silk scarf when you sleep. Cornrows are a great way to tame your hair, and you can choose to only braid a portion of your hair if you want to leave some volume. Fishtail braids can also look great with coily hair, and so can criss-cross braids.

Add Some Length with A Twist-Out

Coily hair is a lot longer than it looks. You can make your hair look longer with a twist-out. Once you have twisted your hair out, you can wear it loose to take advantage of the natural length and volume or create a fun updo. You will have to use a few haircare products to condition your hair. You will then have to separate your twists and curls with your fingers coated in oil. You can go through your hair once for a basic twist-out effect, or detangle your curls two or three times to get even more length and volume.

Think About Getting Some Dreadlocks

Dreads are coming back in style. They can look very chic when combined with colors and you can choose how thick you want the dreadlocks to be. Dreadlocks are an original way to frame your face, and this is a versatile coily women hairstyle since you can wear the dreadlocks loose or create a big ponytail or even an updo. This hairstyle requires very little maintenance and will last a long time as long as you take care of your dreads with the right products.

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