When it comes to finding a great hairstyle for black boys, there is a wide variety of options to choose from. Whether you’re dealing with extremely coiled hair or looser, curly hair, you’ll find something on this list for you.

Afro Weaved Neckline
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Shaved Design

This bold hairstyle features a pattern shaved into the back of the head. The rest of the hair is kept short in order to emphasize the design.

Temple Fade
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Temple Fade

You can’t go wrong with a simple temple fade. This haircut, which also features an angular line up, will work with a variety of hair types and keeps everything tidy.

Classic Temple Fade
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Classic Temple Fade

Here’s another take on the temple fade. With a less angular line up, this haircut is a touch more formal than the previous style, making it a good choice for a variety of situations.

Flat Top Line Up
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Flat Top Line Up

The flat top is an iconic style that’s still popular to this day. It’s an excellent option for boys with more coiled, matted hair.

Subtle Burst Fade
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Subtle Burst Fade

If you want something more fun and casual, this might be the style for you. A burst fade emphasizes the area around the ear, and a shaved design adds some pizzazz.

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High Volume Top with Temple Fade
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Blown Out Flat Top

Here’s a trendy twist on the classic flat top that gives you the volume of an afro without any messiness.

Curly Top with Twin Hairline
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Curly Top with Twin Hairline

Is shorter better for you? If so, this haircut is worth your consideration. Short hair on top is emphasized by skin faded sides, while two subtle hard parts add a touch of flair.

Spider Braids
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Spider Braids

If you’re into braided hair, you might like this hip and edgy style. Long braids hang down like spider legs, and there’s a very satisfying rectangular pattern on the top of the head.

Flat Top with Skin Fade
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Flat Top with Skin Fade

This is another flat top variation that’s neat and mess-free all around. A simple skin fade draws the eye up to the flat top.

Low Key Mohawk
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Low Key Mohawk

If you like the mohawk style but don’t want something extreme, try this out. The hair forms a subtle mohawk that tapers as it reaches the neckline.

Clean Taper with Temple Fade
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Clean Taper with Temple Fade
Symmetrical Line Up
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Symmetrical Line Up
High Volume Tall Top
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High Volume Tall Top
Faded Temple with Sharp Line Up
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Faded Temple with Sharp Line Up
Fresh Line Up
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Fresh Line Up
Tight Shaggy Curls
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Tight Shaggy Curls
Classic Taper and Medium Curls
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Classic Taper and Line-Up
Classic Taper and Line-Up
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Classic Taper and Line-Up
Classic Buzz-Down
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Classic Buzz-Down
Flat Top Ready to Rule
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Flat Top Ready to Rule
Faded Sides with Shaved Line
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Faded Sides with Shaved Line
Sweet Afro Thin Top and Long Temple
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Sweet Afro Thin Top and Long Temple
Dense Top with Fancy Designed Sides
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Dense Top with Fancy Designed Sides
Mid Fade and Burr Cut
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Mid Fade and Burr Cut
Hardline Details and Afro Brush Up
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Hardline Details and Sharp Edge Flat Top
Octopus Braids
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Octopus Braids
Who Needs a Temple Anyway
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Who Needs a Temple Anyway