Getting a mid-length bob is a sensible choice for any time of year. This is one of the hairstyles for black women that is easy to style. It is also classy looking. Many women in their 30’s get bobs because of their sophistication and easy manageability.
We asked our style editors to comb through our gallery of over 6,000 hairstyles and find the 20 hottest mid-length bob hairstyle for black women. While there were hundreds of hairstyles that almost made the cut, we’re confident that you’ll enjoy this gallery of our top twenty, each of which was created by some of the most talented professional cosmetologists in America. We hope you enjoy the 20 hottest mid-length bob hairstyles for black women as we count down to our editors pick for number one:
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This style has the right amount of asymmetry. The layering creates elegant, bouncy curls. You cannot go wrong if you select this doo created by Sarah Brunson from Designs by Liz in North Charleston, SC.
This is a classic bob with a little bit of thinning. It is easy to style and can be pinned back on one side. Anyone who loves a light feeling cut will love this fun hairstyle created by Kenya Young from Young, Sassy & Unique in Durham, NC.
The bob here utilizes a natural curl. It looks different from every angle adding visual interest. If you like to play it safe with a little bit of flair, then get this bob. You can find the creator of this trendsetting bob hairstyle, Jacquard Daniels, at The Jman Experience Hair Studio in Darlington SC
Add in some fierce blonde hair color and you have this bob. But the color is not to be outshined by the exquisite layering. You will love the ultra-slimming effect on the face created by nationally recognized, master cosmetologist Marcus Doss from Marcus Doss Salon in Fayetteville, NC.
If you like the flipped-up bang look, then this one is for you. The highlighting adds a lot of depth also. Feel free to spend some time in the morning perfecting your curls. This beautiful hairstyle was created by North Charleston, SC cosmetologist Timicka Washington from Alluring Styles & Extensions.
With this bob, the 70’s never went out of style. Get a bang that frames the entire face. You will love the look of blue glimmers that you get with your highlights also. Brittany Woods-Brown from Salon Taylor’s created this look.
Women who still want longer hair can have a bob. This just-right length will give you room to go shorter or longer with your next cut. But in the meantime, don’t forget to enjoy the caramel highlights. Ursula Kershaw from The Studio Hair Salon in North Charleston, SC created this mid-length bob hairstyle.
This fiery red bob hairstyle is yet another creation from Ursula Kershaw. Finding a bob with some fire is an excellent thing. This one brings the heat. Enjoy the ombre with a stylish cut. Thanks to Ursula Kershaw for another great bob hairstyle.
There’s nothing wrong with keeping your natural kink in your hair. Bobs can work well on natural black hair, as demonstrated by this do. Just make sure you set your alarm so you can sleep twenty extra minutes in the morning. West Palm Beach, FL cosmetologist Ashley Wright from Karline’s Salon created this natural bob hairstyle
Sometimes a classic cut is all you need. Having a blunt cut bob can be ultra-flattering. It’s also easy to style. You can thank North Charleston, SC cosmetologist Steven Michael from Steven Michael Hair Studio for this bob hairstyle.
Take a walk on the wild side with this beautiful cut and color. Even though this color is vibrant, it also has a look that could blend into the office. This is perfect for someone who gets bored with conventional styles and colors. Contact Denise Granberry at Global Tresses in Fayetteville, NC and let create a signature hairstyle or wig for you.
This cut is ultra-unique. It has a long bang that sweeps in the face. There are also streaks of color that give the hair some sass. You will be all the class with this bob. Fayetteville, NC based cosmetologist Stephanie Cameron Daily created this look.
Your cute face will look great with this bob. The honey hues are perfect for women who believe that blond is fun. Make sure you remember your bold lipstick to accentuate your adorable smile. Nationally published cosmetologist and educator, Deirdre Clay from Wave Links Hair Studio created this awesome bob hairstyle.
Life is too short to not have your hair exactly how you want it. This wig is a welcome change of pace from usual styles. It’s also an elegant take on the bob with hair a little longer than usual.
Get ready for side-swept Hollywood glam. You will also have longer side pieces for the front of the bob. It’s a pieced bob with a unique styling technique from Darlington, SC cosmetologist Devante Beasley-Green.
You may have tried many bobs, but you haven’t done this one. If you love texture and curl, then you should select this one. You will get a lot of compliments regarding how special this cut is. Award-winning cosmetologist, Tiffany Allen Thames from Main Attraction Hair Studio in Kernersville, NC created this powerful bob hairstyle.
The only reason this cut didn’t hit number one is that it involves a lot of color. If you want a color combo that you’ve never had before, then this is your bob. The cut looks lovely with cascading waves. Shae Thompson, the owner of A Heavenly Place in Hair in Ft. Walton Beach, FL created this rainbow-colored hairstyle.
There is so much potential for this cut in terms of styling. The layering is really what makes it stand out from the crowd. The upswept look suits a person who likes all eyes to be on their hair. Ask for Star Hewitt, the owner of The Remedy Hair and Body Spa in Durham, NC when you’re ready to get this beautiful bob hairstyle.
When you think of a classic bob, this style will probably come to mind. If you fell in love with the classic bob a long time ago, then you need this cut. The red highlights make it a bit more unique. Also, your child will love the chance to have color added to the hair. Marie Coleus from Marie G. Hair and Makeup Salon in Navarre, FL created this look.
Some looks start trends, and this style is one of them. It’s number one because it’s something that’s never quite been done before in the territory of bobs. It has some romance to it and some edge. There are the longer pieces for those that love that part of bobs. Also, the side bangs are cut at the perfect length. All in all, this cut will bring out the facial features of the wearer. A person that loves risks should adore this new look.