A lady will always have countless options when it comes to hairstyles for thick hair. Full strands are easy to work with, and they almost guarantee an upscale look regardless of the length or color. However, it is always an excellent idea to have a style that accentuates your facial features and conforms to the season or event. There will evermore be a style that will fit your preferences, and the gallery below will give you some beautiful hairstyles for thick hair that you can wear.
# 1 Soft and Sweet Upstyle
An updo is what most ladies will prefer to go for when they want a formal hairstyle, and it is also a perfect design for thick strands. It is also very easy to make, and a sweet one like this will only require you to brush back your soft blonde strands and twist them before pinning them into a simple chignon.
This version of the updo is also very straightforward, and it looks best on highlighted full locks. It is about pulling back the strands and giving them some messy twists which you should pin down to create the upstyle.
# 3 Top Class Face Frame
The bright color and the smoothness of these long bob strands are enough to give them a grand appearance. And so a simple center part to form a face frame is all the styling that a lady will need.
# 4 Silky Black Cherry Waves
For this headdress, the black cherry is the center of the attraction, but the thick mane also has some waves on the ends and a top class side part styling.
# 5 Doubled Summer Headbands
Knitting your thick strands is another easy idea that will always give them a refined look, and this is more accurate if your locks are long and with a beautiful blonde shade like these. In this design, the headdress is about knitting the locks into a fishtail and Dutch braid that wraps around the front like a headband and with some textured waves hanging below them at the back.
# 6 Simple Chignon
This beautiful headdress is one of the easiest hairstyles for thick hair. It is all about finger combing your strands to the back and pinning them into a loose chignon.
# 7 Upscale Bangs and Knot
You need to give your voluminous locks a nice cut if you want to achieve an upscale look like this one. It is about chopping the strands to create a blunt fringe at the front with some straight locks hanging around it and pulling the rest of the hair into a top knot.
# 8 Icy Pink Pastel Mane
The icy pink pastel highlights in this hairstyle give the straight hair a very adorable appearance, and so you will not need to do a lot of styling because the strands are already beautiful enough. A simple twisting at the center to create a half updo is sufficient to control the flow and to spice up things.
# 9 Glossy Braid Hawk
Your shiny brown locks still deserve an innovative styling. And for a trendy look, you should go with a distinct mohawk like this one that is just about pulling the strands to the middle of the head and knitting them into one long braid to create a fancy design.
# 10 Traditional Ponytail with Twists
A little inventiveness is all it takes to create an adorable hairdo like this one. It is a black into brown ombre mane, and the styling is about tying it into a long traditional ponytail that you should spice up with some elegant twists.
# 11 Sweet Cornrows
Cornrows are also fantastic hairstyles for thick hair, but you have to make them with a little inventiveness. These are from natural hair without any extensions, and they flow in a diagonal pattern to the back, and they come in an almost uniform size.
# 12 The Wavy Perfection
Some ladies have a perfect natural hair with everything from volume to an excellent color, and so styling is effortless for them. This design shows one such hair, and it only requires forming some subtle waves, a soft side part and sweeping everything to the back.
# 13 Twisted Side Bun
This hairdo requires you to sweep back the strands back and to the side. You should then twist and pin them into a bun and use a small pin to control the flow of the hair and to accessorize it.
# 14 Inventive Half Up Design
This innovative design is about leaving some free and face-framing strands at the front and using bobby pins to tie the rest into a creative half up design.
# 15 Retro Golden Waves
A glamorous look like this will make your thick mane look classy and very fashionable. It involves giving the golden strands some retro waves on the ends and styling them with a soft side part.
# 16 Long Locks with Lots of Curls
This fantastic hairstyle is about giving the long strands lots of curls and styling them with a side sweep and with some hanging over the forehead.
# 17 Upscale Pastel Waves
The color in this hairdo is a blend of blonde, and pink pastel shades and the full locks also have some beautiful waves. Their styling is about giving the locks a subtle sweep to the side and with slight layering.
# 18 Artistic Top Knot
An artistic look like this one will require you to shave a small section at the back and spice it up with some color and razor patterns. You should then give the rest of the hair a balayage color design and style it into a tight top knot.
# 19 Spectacular Low Pony
These glossy brown strands have a beautiful shade, but their ponytail styling is also very inventive. It requires you to brush back your straight strands and tie them into a tight ponytail with some intricate twists.
# 20 Diagonal Braid
This lovely hairstyle is about brushing back the honey and blonde strands and using a few of them to form a diagonal braid that helps to tame the flow of the hair.
# 21 Balayage Locks with a Simple Twist
These balayage locks maintain a honey shade in the roots, but the rest of the strands come in a light blonde hue. They also come with fantastic waves and a simple twist at the back that entails tying some of the locks to create a half up design.
# 22 Classy Orange Fishtail Bun
Hairstyles for thick hair come in many shapes and designs. Coloring your strands with a beautiful orange shade like this is always an excellent idea and if you also have an intricate fishtail bun like in this design you can be confident of an attention-grabbing look.
# 23 Floral Knot Updo
These waves have a beautiful balayage shade, but their styling is what most ladies will love. It is about creating some thin braids and twist that you should finish with a decorative knot to create a unique half up style.
# 24 Chunky Flower Bun
The texture and volume of this highlighted Brazilian blowout are both fantastic. They also make this amazing style possible, and it entails twisting the strands into a chunky floral bun that you should accessorize with a small jewel in the middle.
# 25 Textured Bridal Updo
Texture always makes a significant difference when it comes to hairstyles for thick hair, and it is one of the factors that make this particular one special. It is a bridal updo that comes from twisting and pinning the long and full locks that also have some subtle blonde highlights.
# 26 Stunning Textured Swirls
Here is another headdress that showcases the importance of texture when it comes to styling thick strands. The textured hair also has some beautiful curls, and the styling is about twisting it around the head and finishing it in a little chignon before accessorizing with a cute headpiece.
# 27 Chignon with Over the Face Bangs
This cute hairdo is about forming soft center part at the front and pulling everything to the back and into a chignon. Also, the design maintains two wavy locks hanging at the front and over the face.
# 28 Gorgeous Curly Upstyle
Your curls can also give you an upscale and trendy look if you design them well. This beautiful design proves this, and it is about pinning the textured curls into a lovely updo.
# 29 Elegant Green Pastel Waves
Most of the beauty for this style comes from the hair color which is a freehand painted pastel green shade. The thick strands also have some natural-looking waves, and the styling is all about forming a center part and stacking the strands.
# 30 Classic Golden Brown Waves
Waves can work for any length and volume which is what makes them attractive. These particular ones give the golden brown lock a very adorable look and a simple side part to control their flow is the only other thing that the lady requires for an upscale design.
# 31 Orange and Yellow Mohawk Twists
This fantastic style starts with a balayage color design that gives the strands a beautiful orange and yellow pastel color. The styling is about pulling the strands to the middle of the head before twisting and pinning them into a unique mohawk-inspired design.
# 32 Loose Romantic Chignon
This fabulous hairstyle uses a medium size headpiece with jewels to create a loose and romantic chignon that will make a modern woman look chic. Also, the design has a few free locks hanging at the front.
# 33 Inventive Shades and Style
Hairstyles for thick hair will also require some creativity, and this is more so if you want a unique look. This design has a beautiful icy blonde balayage shade and some nice waves, but the styling that entails pinning a few strands on the side to create a flat surface is the highlight of the headdress. The lady gets a unique pattern on the flat surface that is a product of a skillful use of color.
# 34 Dutch Braid Hawk Into a Pony
An adorable look like this one requires you to keep a long hair that also has a beautiful color. The styling is about forming a large Dutch braid in the middle and finishing it into a ponytail at the back. The lady also spices up the headdress with a beautiful hair print on the side.
# 35 Messy and Textured Mohawk
Your textured strands will always make styling easy because a simple mohawk like this one that only requires you to knit the strands in the middle of the head is just enough. The French braid is loose, and the lady styles it by pushing it over the shoulder.
# 36 Voluminous and Undercut Pixie
This look is what you will get if you give your thick strands an undercut. The hairdo is about painting the long strands at the top with a pink pastel to create a contrast with the undercut section and styling it with a slight twist and forward swept layers.
# 37 Exquisite Updo
The bright and uniform brown shade on this hair means that it will still look good regardless of the style that you have. However, this style is also quite magnificent, and it is about sweeping the strands to the back, tying them and knitting the hair to create an exquisite updo design.
# 38 Refined Mid-Length Redhead
Red hair is one of those that will always guarantee you an upscale appearance when it comes to hairstyles for thick hair. These silky strands also have a nice wave which transitions into a tight bun at the center of the head to give the lady a refined hairstyle.
# 39 Colorful Bobby Pin Headdress
This hair comes in an eye-catching and bright shade. It is a short hairdo with some textured waves, and its styling is also very inventive as it entails forming some cute patterns using bobby pins.
# 40 Shiny and Loose Updo
The golden blonde streaks which are throughout the head are what gives this hair is beautiful tone. Apart from this it also has an attractive styling that entails pulling and tying the textured waves into a loose updo and with some free locks hanging on the sides.
# 41 Pretty and Easy Ponytail
A right hair color and volume will always make things easy for you as you will not have to do anything complicated to create a chic headdress. For a lovely look like this one, you will only need to pull back the hair and tie it into a simple ponytail.
# 42 Smart and Tight Upstyle
Thick hair is as easy to work with as it can get and in most instances, it will take five minutes or even less when styling it. For a refined design like this one you only need to pull and tie it into a tight chignon at the back.
# 43 Romantic Twisting with Sparkling Twisting
This beautiful hairdo starts as a Brazilian blowout and to make it look this delightful you need to pull it back and twist it into an intricate braid that you should finish by accessorizing with some sparkling bobby pins.
# 44 Asymmetrical Gray Lob
The long bob is one of the best hairstyles for thick hair as it is comfortable and very attractive. This particular one keeps an asymmetrical shade, and it comes with some textured waves and gray streaks. Also, the lady styles the locks with some side swept layers to enhance the volume.
# 45 Undercut Double Side Ponytails
Undercuts are another easy way of spicing up your thick strands. In this beautiful design, it is at the back and with some elegant razor lines. The rest of the hair is in two braided ponytails with one on each side.
# 46 Warm Balayage with a French Ponytail
This hairdo will require you to give your long mahogany strands a warm balayage. Once you have the beautiful color, you should knit a neat French braid on the sides that ends into a tight ponytail to create a lovely half up design.
# 47 Soft and Swept Up Waves
The soft look of these blonde waves makes the hair look very healthy. It also has an impressive styling that involves leaving some free bangs hanging at the front and pulling the rest of the hair into a loose chignon.
# 48 Tousled Waves and Headband Braid
This hairdo is about giving your thick shoulder length strands some tousled waves and styling them with a neat headband which is also functional because it prevents the locks from falling over your face.
# 49 Delightful Pink Upstyle
A blend of pink and blonde hues is what gives this full mane its beautiful hair color. Also, it has an impressive updo design that comes from pinning the locks at the back and styling them with a cute headband.
# 50 Blow Dried Rose Gold Curls
Stunning hairstyle for thick hair like this one will require you to paint the strands with rose gold highlights, blow-dry it and finish by sweeping the textured curls at the back where you should pin them into a tight bun.
# 51 Clipped Textured Golden Lob
A small clip in the right place is all it takes to give this textured golden long bob the impressive styling. The design entails brushing back the straight strands and giving some a sweep to the side and over the rest. You should then clip the side-swept strands to create this unique design.
# 52 Voluminous Braided Ponytail
Ponytail hairstyles for thick hair are easy to create but still give ladies some majestic looks. This particular design entails forming some neat braid on the sides and combining everything at the back to create the thick and fluffy ponytail.
# 53 Appealing Curly Face Frame Design
Some brushed out curls are the only thing that you need to give this chocolate hair its beautiful style. Once you have the curls, you only have to form a soft side part and use it to provide them with a beautiful face frame design.
# 54 Amazing Shade and Styling
This hairdo is about giving the smooth strands a perfect color melt and styling them with some curly ends and by sweeping the strands to the sides from a soft side part.
# 55 Silver Blonde Locks with Twists
This adorable headdress takes inspiration from Game of Thrones, and it entails giving the textured strands a silver blonde shade. You should then style them with a simple waterfall braid at the back that ends in a small rope twist.
# 56 Cool Fringe and Upswept Curls Combination
Some hairstyles for thick hair will require you to combine different designs. This attractive one is an example of this, and it is about pairing the smooth and blunt bangs with some thick and upswept curls behind it to create an appealing overall look.
# 57 Three Dutch Braids Design
Dutch braids are easy for most women to make and they also give them some stylish looks. This design has three of these twists that combine at the back to give the wearer a simple but very attractive braided updo.
# 58 Warm Caramel Braids
Forming different size braids is a trendy way of knitting your hair, and it is what gives this design its adorable look. This style comes with a loose twist that wraps around the back and with a small Dutch braid above it. It also has some warm caramel and cocoa tones that add to the beauty of the design.
# 59 Bridal Halo Braid
A neat updo like this one is perfect for formal occasions or when you feel like wearing something smart and straightforward. It is a bridal halo braid that wraps around the head in a crown-like design and with some waves hanging at the front.
# 60 Pinned Curls with Glorious Pastels
The blue into yellow pastel color design is brilliant, and it will make any woman that likes to wear bright shades happy. These locks also have some beautiful curls that the lady pins down with some bobby pins.
# 61 Braided Bun with Sparkling Pins
This headdress entails sweeping back the textured strands and knitting them at the back to create a beautiful braided bun that you should then accessorize with some sparkling pins.
# 62 Gently Accented and Twisted Updo
Some gentle accents will always help to spice up your hairstyles for thick hair. In this design, they also contribute to enhancing the styling which is about giving the full strands some messy twists to create a unique updo design.
# 63 Messy and Wavy Upstyle with Cute Brooch
This soft and wavy updo is easier to create than it may appear. It is about sweeping back the textured blonde waves and twisting them into a messy bun that you should then finish by accessorizing with a cute brooch with pearls.
# 64 Wispy High Bun
Updos are the most popular hairstyles for thick hair, and this is so because they are versatile. This design is also an upstyle but it looks distinct, and this is because it entails using pins to create a wispy and high bun at the top of the head.
# 65 Dreadlock with Beads and Knot
This headdress will work for both temporary and permanent dreadlocks. It is an amazing style that entails accessorizing the locks with beads and pulling some into a tight knot on the upper part of the head.
# 66 Edgy and Shiny Mohawk
You do not have to cut even an inch of your strands when it comes to creating mohawk hairstyles for thick hair. An adorable one like this will only require you to use some pins to keep the strands on the sides flat and give the ones in the middle a slight lift and brush back.
# 67 Tight and Twisted Updo with Flower Crown
The flower crown in this hairdo is what steals most of the attention, but the hair also has a lovely style that entails twisting the strands into a tight updo.
# 68 Elaborate Updo with Twists
This updo design has an intricate style that involves giving the blonde strands a lift on the upper part of the head. Also, the headdress has some simple twists on the sides, and the lady only has to pin them down with some attractive bobby pins to create a mohawk-like design.
# 69 Fancy Golden Honey Locks with a Twist
The golden honey tone on these wavy and textured locks is fantastic. They also have a simple brush back design that the lady spices with a small braid that flows at the back diagonally.
# 70 Bohemian Braided Upstyle
Thick hair should never give you any trouble when it comes to styling as there are endless options available. This beautiful design involves weaving two braids that wrap around the head and end in a neat bun and with a few free locks hanging just above the ears.
# 71 Blissful Twisted Curls
These balayage curls have a fantastic texture which makes styling effortless because the lady only needs to twist them into a loose and trendy updo design.
# 72 Enchanting Braided Ponytail
Ponytails are cute hairstyles, but if you add some braids into the look, you can be sure of an inspiring appearance like this one. Here the design starts with regular French braids on the sides that combine at the back to create a beautiful braided ponytail.
# 73 Pony with Wild Flowers
The shine on this dark hair is fantastic, and it makes it look very healthy. This long and voluminous hair also has an impressive style that entails twisting it on the sides and pulling everything into a braided ponytail that you should accessorize with some wild flowers.
# 74 Gorgeous Blondie Pixie
Blonde is an excellent color for your hairstyles for thick hair because it works for any length. This cute haircut keeps the strands at a long pixie length and with a tapered back section, and the styling is about making the long hair messy and with slight layers.
# 75 Rugged Pink Curls with Crown Piece
The hand painted pink shade in this design has a uniform tone throughout the head, and some messy curls and the lady only needs to twist and pin them. She then accessorizes it with a stylish crown piece.
# 76 Full and Bright Waves
Some hairstyles for thick hair will only require a soft side part because the strands already look attractive enough. This hairstyle is an ideal demonstration of this, and it makes styling easy because the voluminous strands also have some gorgeous waves and a lovely glow.
# 77 Dimensional Blue Locks with Top Knot
The dimensional shade in this design comes from painting the strands with a dark blue shade and in an ombre pattern. These beautiful locks also have a unique styling that entails forming a tight top knot with the blunt locks hanging around it.
# 78 Voluminous Pin Curls Upstyle
This vintage updo style starts by highlighting the dark hair with a blonde shade. You should then design it into some pin curls that should be uniform and have them throughout the head.
# 79 Windswept Blondie Curls
Most modern hairstyles for thick hair do not require you to do much. A design like this one is all about painting the strands with a uniform light blonde hue and giving them some subtle curls. The style then finishes with a part on the side and a sweep to the side to create a windswept effect.
# 80 Pleasant Fringe and Waves
The impressive look of this design comes from a skillful cut that keeps the strands short and shapes the front ones into blunt bangs and with some messy waves behind.
# 81 Bold Wavy Upstyle with a Twist
A beautiful hairstyle like this one will require you to know how to knit hair well. It is all about forming a braid at the back and pinning the rest of the textured strands below it to create a lovely updo.
# 82 Side Swept Updo
This retro design will require you to sweep back your strands to the back and one side and pin them to form a side swept updo. Also, these strands have a beautiful balayage color that entails painting the strands with a golden brown shade and in an ombre pattern.
# 83 Double Redhead Buns with Bangs
A redhead with hints of copper like this will guarantee you an upscale hairdo, and this is more so if you design it inventively. For this look, you will need to chop the front locks into a simple fringe and pull the rest of the strands into double buns on the sides.
# 84 Effortless Bridal Updo
You will not need any professional help to create this headdress because you can make it in a few minutes. It is an effortless style that entails pulling the textured and brushed out curls into a loose bun and accessorizing it with a beautiful piece that wraps around it.
# 85 Fancy Side Twists
Braided hairstyles for thick hair do not always require you to be excellent at weaving hair. A style like this one, for example, is very easy as it is all about starting some messy twist one the sides and combining them to form one at the back that you should design by pushing over the shoulder.
# 86 Massive Head-Turning Chignon
A hairstyle like this one will turn head anywhere you go as it is stylish and very classy. It is about sweeping back the thick strands and styling them into a large chignon before knitting a small braid to wrap around it.
# 87 Complex Twists Into a Thick Updo
This beautiful hairstyle is about giving the hair a dark toned balayage design and styling it with some intricate twists that wrap around the front in an headband-like style that ends into the thick updo at the back.
# 88 Simple Braid and Waves
Braids and Waves are an excellent combination when it comes to hairstyles for thick hair. In this design, the freehand painted burgundy strands have some beautiful waves and a simple braid on the side.
# 89 Sassy and Messy Pink and Blue Bangs
The beauty of this hairdo comes from the adorable pink and blue pastel shades and the blunt fringe at the front. Also, the design has some subtle waves and a slight mess.
# 90 Beach Braided Headdress
When you want to enjoy some time at the beach without having to worry about your hair, this is the hairdo for you. It entails knitting the highlighted locks into a loose braid that wraps around the head in a crown-like design.
# 91 Dazzling and Full Curls
You do not need a lot of hair to create a perfect updo because some shoulder-grazing curls with a beautiful color like these are just enough. They also have an original style that gives them some subtle twists and the lady only needs to pin them loosely to create the updo.
# 92 Elegant Crown
These long locks have some beautiful highlights that come from blending blonde and brown and using balayage to paint them on the dark hair. The styling is also very impressive, and it involves twisting the locks on the upper section into a beautiful crown.
# 93 Lovely Purple Wave
This lovely hairdo entails forming an elegant wave that the lady pins at the back to create a stunning upstyle. Also, the strands come in a beautiful purple balayage shade that adds to the beauty.
# 94 Vivid and Textured Peach Lob
The muted peach shade in this long bob haircut creates a perfect contrast with the shadowed roots. Also, the strands have an innovative style that entails forming two twisted knots.
# 95 The Pearl Swirl
Pearl hair always looks classy, and this is more so if it melts with a brown base shade and it also has a beautiful shine. Apart from the fantastic color these long locks also have some beautiful swirls on the ends.
There is always something classy and fashionable to try out when it comes to hairstyles for thick hair, and so you can always be sure of getting some impressive looks. All you need to do is to choose something you like and can also work for your length.