Category Archives: African Braids

35 Trending Cornrows Braids 2023

Cornrow braids

Cornrow braids have been a popular hairstyle for centuries, and for good reason: they are stylish, versatile, and easy to maintain. Whether you have short or long hair, there are plenty of cornrow braid styles to choose from.  In this article, we’ll show you 30 of the best cornrow braid styles that you can try […]

20 Beautiful Fulani Braids You’ll Love

Fulani braid hairstyles

Fulani braids are a traditional and popular braided hairstyle that originated from the Fulani people of West Africa. These braids are characterized by their intricate and intricate patterns, and they can be worn in a variety of styles and lengths. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at Fulani braids and showcase some of […]

The Origin of Braids: A Journey Through Time and Culture

History of braids

Is it cultural appropriation to wear braids? Seems like a question that pops up everywhere with so many answers it honestly seems like a struggle to keep up with it. What would help is, understanding and acknowledging the origin of braids, on which I’ll shed light. Braids is an evolving world that leaves us to […]

How to Hide Thin Edges with Braids

Hiding thin edges with braids

If you’ve ever lost hair at your temples, you know how challenging it is to grow it back. And how they may limit your options for hairstyles and, if caution is not exercised, may give rise to concerns with self-esteem. Although braids are a fantastic protective styling, pulling them off with thin edges can be […]

Lemonade Braids Hair: How to Determine the Proper Pack Count

Hair packs for lemonade braids

Lemonade braids are a thing and really attractive to boot! Do you want to know how many packs of hair you will need to achieve your preferred style? Continue reading! What are Lemonade Braids? Long side-swept cornrows that cascade to one side of the shoulder are known as lemonade braids. Depending on personal preference, they […]

20 Ethiopian Hairstyle Ideas

Ethiopian Albaso Hairstyle

I put together a few options for you to pick from if you’re interested in trying out Ethiopian hairstyles to feel more connected to your roots and to stand out on any occasion. The Albaso braids, or Shuruba, is the traditional Ethiopian hairstyle worn by the Habesha women in Ethiopia and present-day Eritrea. Five to […]