When it comes to the best short wigs for black women, there are a few things to consider: what the wig is made of and the quality of that material, the price range of the wig, and how well the wig will frame your face and/or accentuate your features based on its shape and the shape of your face.
With these considerations in mind, Youfro has come up with:
The top three short wigs for Black women and girls for the coming year ahead
1) The Short Pixie
This beautifully designed short hair wig for Black women is brought to you by Avise and enjoys remarkably high ratings from the women who have purchased it. This short, cute, fun pixie-style wig is perfect for a variety of face shapes, including round, heart-shaped, and narrow.
What’s more? This pixie-style wig is made entirely of real, 100 percent human hair, so it can be heated and styled in different ways without you having to worry. It comes in a medium cap size, which will fit just about any head and scalp at 22.5 inches of circumference and 14.5 inches from the front to the nape. Its wispy bangs give it a playful look that you can style or pin in a variety of ways, and there’s no need to use any glue, making this wig perfect for those in search of a more natural look.
2) The Short and Curly Fiber Wig
Coming in at next to nothing, this fun look is the perfect short wig for any budget and a variety of occasions. Brought to you by Hotkis, this short fiber wig is ultra high quality, was designed by professional hairstylists, has undergone a rigorous pruning process, and is incredibly easy to shape and style because it can be heated, permed, and curled thanks to the heat-resistant fibers it is made of.
What’s more? You can wash and restyle this wig, making it perfect to wear whether you’re headed out to the movies in jeans, to the beach in a sarong, or on a dinner date wearing your best haute couture.
3) The Jaja Medium Brown Bob
If you’re looking for a short wig that has a little bit more length to it, this adorable bob by Jaja might be your new, perfect go-to wig. Coming in at eight inches from the crown of the head to the neck, the Jaja Short Hair Bob offers incredible ease of styling.
What’s more? If eight inches is a tad shorter than what you were looking for, you can get medium or longer lengths in this style, including 10, 12, and 14-inch options that are sure to work for any style or occasion you have planned. Jaja promises that this short hair wig for black women won’t shed or tangle, and as always with Jaja, this bob wig for black women is crafted with completely soft and styleable human hair—and they’re happy to work with you and answer any questions you may have about heating or styling this wig.
The Jaja bob offers a glueless lace front with elastic straps and combs to ensure your comfort as well as the placement of the wig on your head. And the finishing touch we can’t get enough of? Jaja has outdone itself by adding perfectly placed baby hair around the perimeter of the wig, giving you a perfectly natural look complete with stunning edges that are sure to pass even the toughest test. Available in a medium cap size of 22.5–23 inches, the medium brown Jaja bob will fit just about anyone.