Box braid is a protective hairstyle usually with square shaped or boxy hair divisions. It is made with synthetic hair or attachments added to the natural hair for thickness and beauty.
It is popular among Africans because of the texture of their hair. The hair can be divided into various shapes such as square, triangle, curves and so on.
Box braids is a favourite for many. It is easy to maintain and can last for about 3 to 8 weeks depending on the style and individual. It can be made with variety of colours of synthetic hair like brown, black, blue, purple, gold, maroon and so on.
It is also made in different sizes, lengths and styles like twists, plaits, pick and drop, curls, center or side part e.t.c
Trending now, is making of box braids with wig cap. Many ladies prefer it to normal braids because it is easier to use and maintain. Beads, threads, cowries and clips can be added to the hair to make it more beautiful and stylish.
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