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10 Full and Beautifully Textured Butterfly Braid Hairstyles

Butterfly braids are one the most gorgeous looks trending out there! Although this style has a fairly simple foundation you can get pretty creative with this look. You can use them as a part of beautiful updos, adorn them with hair jewelry, or it can be the perfect low maintenance day to day style. You …

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12 Gorgeous Must See Bubble Ponytail Styles on Natural Hair

There’s no end to how creative you can get with natural hair and Bubble Ponytail styles prove it. It is a simple style that doesn’t take much effort, yet you can do some amazing things with this look. You can opt to do a basic everyday ponytail or turn it into an elegant updo style …

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12 Must See Creative Box Braid Styles With Beads, Color & More

Box braids have definitely evolved since the days of Poetic Justice. The options for getting creative with box braids so they fit your unique brand of style are really endless. You can experiment with different thicknesses from super chunky to ultra thin. Wear them short, wear them long, mix the colors or go ombre. Here …

10 Inspirational Photos of Braids with Beads and Cowrie Shells

Have you noticed it lately? There has been abundance of stunning photos flaunting braids with beads and elaborate patterns.┬áDo we have Solange to thank for re-emerging this trend? Also let’s not forget when Alicia Keys did it in the early 2000’s. You’ve got to love the afrocentric vibes beaming off of these styles. Seeing these …

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Can’t Grip Those Roots? Try Box Braids Using the Rubberband Method

If you have braiding basics down, but still haven’t quite mastered getting the right grip to apply your skills to braid extensions, the rubberband method may be for you. It allows you to have that tight neat look and while you are braiding you don’t have to worry about other sections getting in your way …