15 Street Style Looks That Prove The Versatility of Black Hair

New York Fashion Week has officially come to an end, but the street style it gave us is still going strong. This season, the city's fashion set demonstrated some of the year's hottest beauty trends, from matching lips and nails to golden balayage and bangs. But one thing not to be missed, is the all the women who proved the versatility of Black hair.

Protective styles, like knotless braids and artsy cornrows, were front and centre, while sleek bobs were also wildly popular. Meanwhile, vibrant colours, from minty green to bubblegum pink, was the final reminder that textured hair really can do it all. Check it all out, ahead.

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Upgrade your go-to cornrows by asking your braider for a curvy S-shape.
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This is a friendly reminder that caramel highlights are trending.
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This coily Afro proves that fringe works on any texture.
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Ned a new idea for your knotless braids? Try green ombré ends.
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Another reminder that chestnut is a stunning hair colour on brown skin.
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A dreamy peach colour adds allure to this classic cut.
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Bobs with a fringe are making a huge comeback.
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Go bold or go home.
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Bookmark this rich, honey-hued hair colour ahead of your spring colour appointment.
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We can't decide what's hotter: the minty colour or the jewelled headband.
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Photographed by Polly Irungu.
It's hard not to smile when you're wearing all pink.
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Pin down your twists with decorative pins to make your protective style pop.
Photographed by Polly Irungu.
Teal tips will instantly make your wash-n-go look cooler.
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Want a subtle colour that still turns heads? Opt for icy lavender on your natural hair or extensions.
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Colourful locs are even more captivating when styled in tight spirals.
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