Box braided hairstyles have been with us for ages now, and we may think that like all other popular hairstyles they will fade away soon. Well, this statement is true about many hairstyles but not the African American box braids. What makes them so popular through all seasons and weathers? Well, one of the significant factors is that they are protective natural hairstyles. With box braids you can grow out your hair easily, and do not worry about contamination and pollution. Then, box braids are easy to live with. Once you have them, you can forget about hours wasted on styling for a whole month or even two. And besides they are versatile and cute. You can wear you stylish box braids long and straight a la Solange style, or you can create buns and other updos, you can have them one colored, or try being a blonde or multicolored.
The main trends for hairstyles 2016 remain natural looks, so it is also quite fashionable to wear the box braids that are so natural for African American women, their face features and hair type. I am sure that many of you have already tried some braided hairstyles, but it is worthy to have a look at the below hairstyles pictures to get some more inspiration right now.
Bob hairstyles from box braids 2016
Among the long hair trends, we see another valuable tendency for box braids – bob hairstyles. It is amazing that with the frizzy and extra curly hair you can create bob hairstyles of your dreams.
Bun hairstyles from box braids
When we talk about box braids and long hairstyles, one of the first things that come to my mind are huge buns from braids. Yes!
This is the signature hairstyle for black women and their box braids. They are always stylish and accurate. Besides, they can look both elegant with an evening gown, and they ca be funky with street style outfit.
Different hair colors and box braids
If you are a black woman, apparently you are wearing the natural black hair color and you are very suspicious about changing it somehow. But here you are! With box braids you can choose any color you like. Imagine going totally blonde for a month? Or creating two or three-toned hairstyle? You can enjoy yourself in different color solutions without dyeing your hair.