Spring is here, and that means the weather is changing. Wind, rain, and all sorts of other environmental threats to your natural hairstyle will be abound soon. Now is the perfect time to reinvent yourself with a protective hairstyle. Of all the types of hairstyles, natural hairstyles hold up the best to these conditions, but are not immune to them. There are many ways to go about strengthening, and protecting your hair, while still maintaining a fabulous look. Women with curly hair tend to think that there is nothing they can do with their hair. This is a common misconception. Women with curly hair can have short natural hairstyles too. Curly hair offers some protection of their own. Combine curly hair with a natural hairstyle, and you have hair that can hold up to the environment. Our hair defines us, so the last thing you want is flat, or messy hair. Many women try straighteners to smooth out curly hair. This can sometimes be a good option to go with, but in my opinion it does not work well with natural hairstyles. I have naturally curly hair, and I prefer to use hairstyles that go well with my hair. Basic pony tails go very well with short natural hairstyles. Below is some pictures to help you with inspiration towards your short natural hairstyles.