Do Braids Really help Your Hair Grow?

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Do braids help your hair grow

Many of us love braids as a protective hairstyle as it gives the hair a break from manipulation. But have you ever asked yourself whether braids actually help your hair grow? I have been wearing braids for a while now, for me it’s the flexibility with styling and having not to worry about hair every morning that makes me appreciate … Read More

Knotless Braids Vs Box Braids (Here are 7 Surprising Differences)

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knotless braids vs box braids

Knotless braids vs box braids, what is the difference between the two and which one should you go for? Summary; The main difference between knotless braids and box braids is that Knotless braids are started with the hair and then the braid is added using a feed-in technique giving a seamless natural look whereas the traditional box braids are installed … Read More

The Best Starter Locs Guide – Installation, Maintenance, Re-twisting and More

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Stater Locs

After posting the article on Microlocs and Sisterlocs, a lot of you reached out to find out more about starter locs. In this article we will therefore answer the following questions on starter Locs: What are starter locs? What is the best way to start locs? How to maintain starter locs How often should you wash starter locs? How often … Read More

11 Easy Protective Styles You Can Install in Minutes

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Protective hairstyles, easy protective styles for that matter have become a buzzword in the natural hair community as these styles promise low manipulation, quick installation, low maintenance and as the name suggests, protect the hair from damage. There are a variety of protective hairstyles that will switch up your looks as well as keep your hands off the hair for … Read More