Protective Styling: How To Style Box Braids

styling box braids

Today the ever popular box braids are worn by naturals and relaxed ladies the world over. In the right hands and with the proper care they are great at giving supreme length retention but that’s a subject for another day.

I will soon be running a 3 month long protective styling challenge on BHI and I hope that you guys will join me in some summer length retention but before we actually get started, I thought it would be a good idea to give you some ideas on styling options while you are in box braids.

So lets look at how to style these bad boys!

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Hi! I'm Alma Ruddock, a full time blogger. I stumbled on a hair care forum in 2008 frustrated with my breaking relaxed hair and the information that I found there changed the fate of my hair forever!. I started as a way to help both myself and other women of color achieve their dreams of long healthy hair. I have now achieved my goal length and I continue to bring new information about hair on both this website and my personal blog.


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