The Best Box Braid Hairstyle I’ve Seen In 2019

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The Most Beautiful Box Braids Hairstyle

I love the vibrancy of this box braid hairstyle because I like how she contrasted the hair colour with the threads to create this super earthy African braided look.

Box Braids Hairstyle Top Tips

I would definitely do something like this but I also think if you are going to do box braids like this you should be aware that styles like this don’t last long without getting messy because larger braids go bad faster than smaller braids. Continue reading

5 Box Braid Partings You Need To See

Getting hair partings right can enhance your box braids in a way that isn’t obvious at first but it plays a large role. Here are some of the cleanest and most crisp box braids partings that you can show your stylist or you can try and do them yourself.

5 Beautiful Partings For Box Braids

I love how straight and clean these partings are. Most of these are probably achieved with a rat tail comb but I do think you need to be careful if your hair is natural so you don’t cause any unnecessary breakage when you are trying to part the hair. It might be a better idea to stretch your hair first before you do box braids.

I think box partings look better than triangle partings and I’ve noticed triangle partings take way more skill so double check with your stylist first to see his or her’s skill level. I think it’s better to have classic box partings than triangle ones that look bad – I’ve been there and I looked like a fool LOL when the triangle parts could have been done better by the stylist.

Let me know what you think of these 5 box braid parting styles.