Braids are very versatile and popular hairstyle in Africa and other parts of the world. What’s not to love about them? They are uniquely styled and always look amazing. I love braid styles and i am sure most ladies do. Braid have existed for a long time and i must tell you that they have evolved over the years and gotten better.
What Are Braids?
Braids are formed mainly by interweaving two or more strands of hair together. This process is quite easy. Braids are also known as protective hairstyles because they protect the hair from harsh environmental conditions.
Braids are a known hairstyle when dealing with natural hair mostly because they are protective but they also make room for creativity. It is by these creative process that more unique and beautiful braids styles are made.
Braid can never be underestimated. There are different braided hairstyles to try including box braids, cornrows, tribal braids, locs braid, Ghana braids etc. These different styles have their unique braiding patterns and characteristics and overall they are breath-taking.
Advantages of Braided Hairstyles
Braided hairstyles have a lot of advantages which include
- Braids are perfect for all age groups: There is no age limit to braid hairstyles. There are different braids styles perfect for both kids and adults.
- No matter the length and texture of ones hair, there is always a suitable braided style.
- Braided hairstyles last long. Depending on the braids and how well it is maintained, braids can last up to 4-8 weeks.
- Low maintenance is needed for braided hairstyles.
- Braided hairstyles are very stylish and also beautiful. They are perfect for any occasion.
If you are searching for the next hairstyle to try out, feel free to go through the amazing styles attached to this post. I have specifically selected the latest and most beautiful of all braid styles for you and your family/friends to pick a perfect style for your next hair appointments.