Ponytail Hairstyle with Rainbow Haircolor

Salon: Glitz & Glamour Hair and Makeup Studio / Stylist: Jameka Davenport / Model: Makila / Make Up: Deirdre Clay

Ponytail hairstyles for black women are a classic in the world of fashion and beauty.  They represent an easy way to handle hair that still reflects glamor and beauty. Ponytail hairstyles for black hair also present people with a huge number of unique and stylistic options.  From curly hair to straight and sleek designs, these ponytails can perfectly compliment any style that you wish to portray.  They can incorporate color and become versatile enough for a simple night out on the town or an elegant evening full of romance. 

Ponytail Hairstyles for Black Women Are Versatile

What you’ll notice more than anything else in out Ponytail Hairstyles Gallery is that the one word that best describes these ponytail hairstyles is “versatility”. These ponytail hairstyles for black hair run the gamut from curly to straight, with every imaginable hair color included. The one thing that is nearly certain is that no matter what type of ponytail hairstyle you may be looking for, you’ll find something that tickles for fancy in this image gallery. 

Weave Ponytail Hairstyles For Black Hair

You don’t need your hair to reach the middle of your back to enjoy some of these beautiful ponytail hairstyles for black hair ideas. Many of these elegant hairstyles are created with hair additions. Weave ponytail hairstyles for black hair is an alternative for those ladies with short hair that want to rock a trendsetting ponytail.

Professional Cosmetologists Created These Hairstyles

When you look through our image galleries, you can rest assured that all of the hairstyle images you’re viewing were created by professional hairstylists or cosmetology students who were under the supervision of a certified instructor. At UniversalSalons.Com, we understand the importance of the professional hair salon and we fully support the professional cosmetology industry. Un-licensed hairstylist is never allowed to participate in our photoshoots. This guarantees that our viewers will receive high-quality hairstyle images. You can feel confident that the hairstylist that created these ponytail hairstyles for black hair will do a great job.

Check out our gallery of over 4,800 Black Hairstyles in our new galleries

Browse through our gallery of over 180 ponytail hairstyles for black women. When you find that perfect hairstyle that you just can’t live without, click on the title. You’ll be led to a new page with much more information about your favorite look.

How do you keep your ponytail looking salon fresh?

  1. Wrap the hair at night.

    Use a wrap cap, or a silk or satin bonnet to wrap the hair every night.

  2. Edge Control

    Use some type of edge control product to smooth the perimeter of the hairstyle.

  3. Use a Small Brush

    Using a small brush with the edge control helps to detail the ends of the hairstyle.

  4. Dailey Moisturizer

    Use an oil sheen as a daily moisturizer for the scalp and hair

Long Ponytail with Gaator Braids for black women


March / 2018

Beautiful Gator Braid Ponytail Hairstyle from Tiffany Thames


This gator braid ponytail hairstyle was created by Kernersville, NC cosmetologist Tiffany Thames. Tiffany is an award winning black hair stylist whose work has been published in some of the largest hair publications on earth. Give Tiffany a call at (336) 992-0263 to create your next look.

Loose Waves Natural Hairstyle from Tonisha Kenty


November / 2015

Loose Waves Natural Hairstyle from Tonisha Kenty


Loose Waves Natural Hairstyle from Tonisha Kenty

Dreadlocks are one of the most popular, natural black hairstyles today. However, not every lock looks the same. In fact, all it takes is a little manipulation and an eye for detail and you can create whatever style you’d like.

Rasheeda Berry's "Red Carpet Edge" Formal Updo


June / 2015

Rasheeda Berry’s “Red Carpet Edge” Formal Updo


Rasheeda Berry’s “Red Carpet Edge” Formal Updo

This style is very formal and might require a braid or extensions to complete the look. It was created by Rasheeda Berry from Godly Image Hair Studio in Ft. Walton Beach, FL. Phone number (850) 862-3200.