Begin your braid tight near the scalp so that it will look new. Keep even, firm pressure as you braid so the braid appears uniform and smooth.
It is lovely to behold, not quite sexy but certainly an awesome look to wear out on a daily basis. Box braids are great for a person who wants a low-maintenance easy hairstyle.
Coconut oil, almond oil, and shea butter are good options. Adding colors to that set of braids only makes thing all the more interesting, especially when it appears as if we are heading down to the Caribbean. Medium box braids can take several hours to do, usually about 5-8 hours, depending on your speed and how long the braids will be. Your natural hair should fall underneath the synthetic hair in the middle section. No Shame in the 21st Century.
Box braids can feel incredibly heavy when wet and are prone to frizziness when they are soaked in water. Find something else to complain about like maybe black bitches straightening their hair or wearing blonde extensions. Not Helpful 1 Helpful 7. Tell us more about it?
They're out there actually living life, not just observing it, but maybe doing this gives you the illusion you're actually living it too. A lot of us have love hate relationships with our hair is what I've got to say. Remembering The Ass. Promoted Stories.
That's what I'm here for. Knows all about hair issues and other esoterica. The first few days her scalp was tight and that led to inside jokes between us that we still laugh about today.