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    17 Gorgeous YouTube Tutorials That Are Perfect For People With 4C Hair

    Wide-tooth comb at the ready.

    1. Side-braided crochet updo

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    This hairstyle requires time and braiding talent, but it is so worth it. I mean, just look at how FIRE it is. Check out the tutorial here.

    2. Bantu knots with extensions

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    This look is everything – adding braiding hair to bantu knots is really easy and it looks so good. See how Jodi does it in this tutorial.

    3. Twisted updo

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    The things Jane can do with her TWA are almost magical– this woman's skills are crazy. Have a look at how she achieves this really cute updo.

    4. Perm rod curls

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    This girl's perm rod game is so on point. Check out how she gets these popping curls here.

    5. This simple twist-out

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    Chizi is a natural hair queen, and in this tutorial she shows us how to get a perfect twist-out in under two hours.

    6. Twist-out with bantu knots

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    This is just so cute – why would you not want to re-create it? Have a look at how it's done here.

    7. Crochet braids

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    This look is just stunning. It makes for such a good protective hairstyle. Here's Jessica's tutorial.

    8. The wash-and-go

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    This short and sweet video tells you all the steps you need for the perfect wash-and-go.

    9. Bun-hawk updo

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    Just look at how bad ass this style looks, and it's actually not that difficult to achieve. Check out how it's done here.

    10. Halo braid

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    Halo crowns are so beautiful and pretty easy to do. It is worth stretching your hair first, and be prepared to use plenty of gel. See how Tasha does hers.

    11. Top knot

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    The perfect fake-it-till-you-make-it style. Cynthy shows you how to get a top knot with short 4C hair.

    12. Two pigtail buns

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    This girl seriously knows her shit when it comes to short natural hair. She made this super-cute look using Marley hair. Follow the tutorial here.

    13. Clip-ins

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    It really looks like the hair is growing out of her head. Aella's clip-in tutorial is so quick and looks really easy to do.

    14. Sleek low bun

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    Because you can still get a stunning low bun with short natural hair. Check out how Jennifer does hers.

    15. High puff

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    The high puff is always a cute look – check out how Brittany does hers here.

    16. Faux fringe and bun

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    This look is great for everyday or for fancy shindigs, plus it will last you a week at least. See how she got the look here.

    17. Half up half down

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    This bun with a leave-out in the back is so freaking cute. Check out her tutorial!

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