Box braids are one of the best long term, protective styles out. It combines low manipulation with a very classic look that can easily be worn every day and on special occasions. Whether you’re getting ready for work, hitting up a weekend event or preparing for your wedding, box braids are a seamless and sultry alternative.
Who knew that one large braid on already braided hair could look so fly? This braided pompadour is extremely easy to replicate and is super chic.
Short and Sweet
Box braid bobs are on their own platform of lovely. For a little afro ‑centric glam, incorporate gold hair jewelry.
Giant Bun with Side Swept Bang
A tucked under, giant bun with thick side swept bang is classic perfection.
Half and Half Cinnabun
Can you believe how glamorous this style looks?
Sophisticated Bun and Bang
Try a french braid along the crown of your head and sweep it into a bun.
This ‘do is a mix of the cinnabun pompadour look, but with the lower half of the hair pulled up for an all together classy look. Consider using Jane Carter’s Moisturizing Mist to hydrate your braids and 2″ long, flat bobby pins too keep the style secure.
Semi Goddess Braid
Inspired by the original goddess ‘do that features a braid that sits around the head like a halo. Even with half the braid, this style still rocks!
Double Bang Bun and Pony
Peakmill shows off a unique bun style that features cross over bangs and a long, loose ponytail on the lower half of her head.
Scalloped Bangs and Bun
This scalloped bang is oh-so-vintage-chic! Add your favorite pro-glam accessories and voila!
For brides looking for Parisian flavor, why not attempt this gorgeous ‘do inspired by the ever classic French beret. Consider using ORS Oil Sheen for a light, healthy shine.
What are your go-to styles with box braids? Would you rock any of these looks?