Tag Archives: Hairstyle Ideas
«How to do box braids» question seems to lose its sense now that we have in fashion new protective natural hairstyles for black women – crochet braids. Recently many stylists refer to this brand new tendency but not all of us already know what crochet braids are and how to style them. Here we go to explain you a bit about this unique braiding style that doesn't look like braids at all. Indeed, crochet braids are just some hair extensions fixed to your natural hair, more precisely they are crocheted to the braided base on your scalp. But don´t be afraid. These glamorous curly tresses are fixed to your natural hair quite easily, you will just need latch hook and cornrows on your head to create the popular black hairstyles.
I must say that these protective hairstyles were very popular in ´90s, and African American women all-around were wearing long curly hair, but the difference between modern and older versions is obvious. The new hair extensions are of much better quality, and the braiding techniques have also undergone evolution, so the result that you will have now will be really amazing and looking very natural. (more…)
What can be cuter than afro hairstyles for black women? Nothing I will say. Indeed, the traditional braided hairstyles, twists and cornrows are great, they form irreplaceable protective hairstyles, that allow you forget about hair problems and enjoy your life for two months. But what about staying true to your inborn beauty, what about your roots? And here we meet the incredible natural hairstyles for African American women – the afro styles. Throughout history, they have been in and out of fashion from time to time, however we have always felt their presence now and then. Afros represent the authentic nature of a black woman, reveal her rebel character and show off her best features. Many celebrities proudly wear their huge afros, and explain their being a life style.
Afro hair is not easy to deal with for sure. You must be ready to devote time and efforts to styling and maintaining the traditional looks in modern life. It is not only about leaving hair as it is, cause modern fashion world will never allow your careless image with untidy afro curls. You will need to make accurate and polished looks. The best afro black women hairstyles find below in my brief collection. (more…)
Ladies with natural African hair type must know that box braids are the life savior for them. For sure, boosting natural hair is also good, but imagine so much time spent on managing the extra curly natural hairstyles of black women. If you get tired of that at a certain moment you have an excellent solution to have rest for a month or even two and enjoy your life and beautiful looks. Among the African braiding styles and techniques, small box braids are the ones that make you feel like having natural hair, cause they have movement and they are quite soft and tender. Besides, they can the excellent base for numerous hairstyles from easy ponytails to exquisite Mohawk hairstyles.
For sure you must get ready that to create small braids will take you time, a lot of time. If you are afraid of having headaches because of the tight small plaits, you can ask your stylist to create the braids a bit loose to avoid any inconvenience. Mind that unlike big box braids, small ones are made with less hair extensions, so they are much less heavy. (more…)
Hairstyles for black women are versatile, are unique, are interesting and amazing. And I am not only about natural hairstyles, cause they can be frizzy and hard to deal with, but mostly about fabulous African braids styles for black women. Yes, the braiding types and styles are quite different, and depending on what you like more you are free to choose any of them. The good thing is that once you know what popular braids to choose, you can go on inventing hairstyles in their base - from simple ponytails to exquisite Mohawk.
All the types of African braids that we are going to discuss make perfect protective hairstyles and will allow you forget about daily hair care procedures and will allow your hair grow out fast and easy. Actually for black hair type, I must say, that braided hairstyles are almost the best solution. Let's see the types and pictures now! (more…)
You can hardly find another day in the whole calendar year when you can feel a child again, so careless and happy, in ridiculous and frightening costumes and make up. This is the Halloween day for sure. The only day when you can forget about being yourself and choose another character to rock the whole night. This is the night when you buy infinite amount of candies to play trick-or-treaters and you leave behind your diet and care for healthy teeth and go on eating candies and enjoying the party.
For the ones who are active enough and daring enough to become a part of a national celebration of Halloween night, I would like to introduce some Halloween hairstyles that will draw all eyes on you. Some are a bit modest, and will fit vivid costumes, the other Halloween hairstyles are simply astounding, and speak for themselves. And here we go to see and get inspired by the best hairstyles for the most outrageous Halloween party. You will find in this article kids hairstyles and also hairstyles for grown-ups. But actually on this special day all can be mixed. (more…)
Among all the hairstyles 2015 that we have discussed before straight hairstyles stand apart with their unique simplicity and elegance.
Actually this year and mostly spring summer seasons bring forward only natural hair tendencies, and simple and easy looks will be the mainstream hair trends 2015. To women with wavy and curly hair I will advice to stay with inborn hair and try to make most of it, while for ladies with straight hair I must say that all the popular hairstyles of the coming season are at your disposal. The only thing to remember and to follow is that straight hair should be healthy! That is why pay much attention to hair care means and products you use in order to have glossy and silky long hairstyles. Now straightly to the pictures of the most amazing celebrity hairstyles to rock this spring. (more…)
September is coming and a new outfit is the desire for many schoolgirls. Still there is some time left to get your wardrobe upgraded and choose among the coolest teen hairstyles to surprise friends at school and catch attention of everybody around. Back to school hairstyles are nowadays rather versatile and there are countless ways to style hair and look awesome. But besides hairstyles ideas you should think of hair color as well. Hair trends 2014 brought forward a deep tendency to ombre highlights. For teen girls ombre hair color works perfect. You can have traditional ombre with natural hair base, like brown hair color with caramel highlights is amazing. You can have reverse ombre to look cooler, and you can try bold hair colors for fun. It's not necessary to die hair, you can have ombre hair extensions. Here are some fancy ombre back to school hairstyles 2014 that you may like. (more…)