What better way to kick off the New Year than with a new do?
Haircuts are a stylish way to hit the restart button. And even if you aren’t looking for a new style, sometimes it takes a drastic change like this to ignite transformation in other aspects of life. Pixie cuts are always in vogue and like a big chop, can really invigorate self-confidence. These beautiful black women are proof that short hair can be versatile and far from boring. If you’re thinking about cutting your hair in 2017, get inspired by a host of pretty pixie styles below.
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Be a standout with shaved sides.
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Go classic and chic with a jet black coif.
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Add curls for extra body.
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Slay in blunt bangs and a bowl-cut style.
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Go bold in a platinum hue.
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Style tight coils for added volume.
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Slick it down straight for a no-fuss look.
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Or shave the sides and wear your natural texture on top.
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Go ultra short and dye it a bold shade.
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Have fun with cut designs and unique parts.
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Ringlets are classic, too.
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Slay gracefully in gray.
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Shave the sides for a mohawk-inspired end result.
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Add highlights for a subtle touch of color.
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Add a little length and color when you get bored and want to switch up your short do.
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Rock side swept bangs that you can also brush back when you don't want to cover your forehead.
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You can never go wrong with this classic cut.
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