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4 Ways You Can Reuse Those Old Pantyhose for Your Natural Hair

Pantyhose-for-Natural-HairThose old pantyhose with the run in them, they have a use, don’t throw them away! There are 4 ways you can use them for your hair. The natural hair vets, already know that stockings are a hidden gem, but for those who don’t here’s how you can really stretch out those hard earned dollars you spent:

#1 To Create Puffs

Puff with Pantyhose
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Back of Puff With Pantyhose

Pantyhose are one of the best tools ever to create the perfect puff. They are stretchy, easy to manipulate and most importantly gentle on your hair. Using panythose you can create a puff, even on hair that’s as short as 3 inches.

#2 When You Can’t Find Your Bonnet

satin-bonnet-natural-hair-meme

Lost your bonnet? Use your pantyhose to protect your hair at night until you get a replacement bonnet. The nylon material is gentle enough so you don’t have to worry about breakage from friction or the material drying your hair out.

#3 To lay down your hair

Sleek Natural Hair Bun
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Looking to get that sleek ponytail with the laid edges? Your pantyhose will come in handy. Smooth on your favorite moisturizing gel and then tightly wrap your hair up using your pantyhose for a smooth finish.

#4 As a wig cap

Don’t have a wig cap? Yes you do! If you have an old pair of knee highs, you are set.

Have you tried making use of those old pantyhose yet?

Ariane (Editor-in-Chief)

I am Ariane, full-time curly crusader, wife and mom. On this website we offer natural hair products, FREE natural hair tips, style ideas and support. More about my hair journey can be found here.

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1 Comment

  1. Tiesha says:

    This was a great article. I just started using my pantyhose and don’t know why I haven’t before now. Thanks for the tips.

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