Box braids are individual plaits that are usually achieved using hair extensions. The style can last for about two months or more and can be styled in various ways (ponytails, buns, braided crowns). You are probably thinking, “Hmm no dealing with natural hair for two months? How can I get started?” Well, lucky for you, we have 6 tips that will not only tell how to prepare your hair for box braids but will also keep your hair looking healthy and beautiful after removal.
Hairstyles and Haircuts for Natural Hair
If you still don’t realize how fun and enjoyable your black curls are, with our natural hairstyles you will surely fall in love with your kinky coils. Creative natural curly hairstyles are effortless and expressive enough to bring out the unique texture of your hair, and protective hairstyles for natural hair make a stake on keeping your curls healthy, while being styled inventively. Even natural hairstyles for short hair are going to surprise you with their ingenuity and novelty. Look through natural braided hairstyles and Natural hair Mohawk ideas to select the hairstyle that are going to be 100% About You!
Many black celebrities rock relaxed black locks these days, because relaxed hair looks breathtaking in any simple or sophisticated hairstyle. However, the exposure to aggressive chemicals is very harmful for your locks, while natural black hairstyles can be as exquisite and showy as hairstyles for relaxed hair. Naturalness is the main hair trend in 2021, so why not to use the unique texture and fabulous volume of natural hair to your advantage? [click to continue…]
Naturals are no stranger to the flexibility and versatility their textures allow for. Whether you are fully natural, transitioning, or recently did a big chop, twists are a popular protective style that can create uniformity throughout your hair. Kinky twists can be worn in many different ways. More than that, once unraveled, it can create a beautiful bouncy halo of curls with their own personality. Here is the know-how and inspiration you need to get started.
Pineapple puff is easy to style and looks cute on natural hair for every occasion. It can be a lazy hairstyle, or you can add some accessories, a bang, or styled baby hairs to it and make a whole different look. It’s also a good choice for a curly hair bedtime routine! Read on to learn more about how to pineapple natural hair for protection at night and an effortless glam look during the daytime.
If you are looking for new ways to revamp your look, you might have just found it. Gorgeous colorful yarn dreads may be the answer to your hair-related dreams. The truly genius thing about this fad is the fact that you can easily try out different colors and styles, without affecting your natural hair. So, go on — have a little fun! [click to continue…]
Mohawk hairstyles for natural hair can deliver a bunch of original hairstyling solutions as well as good protection by way of popular protective hairstyles for African American women. To be honest, the following are fauxhawks… I mean I don’t encourage everyone to shave the sides. This can look pretty cool at some individuals, but that’s not very practical, while with fauxhawks you can change your hairstyles as often as you wish. [click to continue…]
Kinky hair has its pros and cons; it’s voluminous, has plenty of texture, and gives an all-around spunky vibe, however, it can also be very difficult to maintain. Sometimes it’s just easier to chop it short! This provides manageability and workability, and you can still embrace the femininity of your unique hair. After sifting through many different pictures, we’ve sorted out our favorite short natural haircuts for black women. [click to continue…]
Have you ever come across a photo on Instagram or a gorgeous stranger in a head wrap and wonder, how did she do that? Well, we’re here to help demystify those fabulous looks. We’ve got 20 head-wrap styles with easy how-to videos to show you that tying a head wrap is easier than you think! [click to continue…]