Hey sis heeeyyy! LOOK: You're gonna get so many cute ideas from these braid hairstyles for Black women & kids.
It's THAT TIME again:
Today, we're featuring ANOTHER amazing natural hair stylist!
This time the sista's name is:
Are you a braider, natural hair salon owner or natural hair stylist whose work is GOOD ENOUGH to get an article feature here?
If you want an article feature, tell me about what makes your services special?
If I'm convinced that you are one of the better natural hairstylists, I'll do 2 things for you:
Let's get back to Kia's work and show you these gorgeous braided hairstyles for Black women and kids.
Kia's braid hairstyles for Black women are perfectly elegant and ready-made for ladies who are in bridal parties. And look...
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Just so you know, Kia does her braiding styles on dry hair and her unique twist styles on wet hair.
These Black braided hairstyles for kids are different and super-cute. If you live in the Georgia area, she has a natural hair salon near you that will have you looking amazing.
If you ever get one of the Black braided hairstyles from Kia, tell us how it went and leave pictures by sharing your natural hair journey on NHP.
Can this be considered an updos for Black braided hair?
I'm not sure, I DO KNOW that this style is FAB and elegant.
This would also make an amazing Black wedding hairstyle for bridesmaids, bridal parties and anybody with TRUE style.
This unique protective style comes with a halo crown and a ponytail, this one takes you back to our African hairstyle roots and can be done with all natural hair or with top-quality extension weave hair.
Is it me or is this hairstyle just PURE FIRE?!?!
This braided cornrow hairstyle is neat and clean and is great as a protective style for Black natural hair.
This braided mohawk look is one of the unique protective styles for natural hair braids that you rarely see in person.
Why not? I don't know...
Good thing though, it's a perfect style for you to show some REAL personality and not have a bunch of women wearing the same hairstyle.
How many women have you seen rocking this unique hairstyle.
This is one to save for your hairstylist to see.
I love the updo ombre color look here, I don't know what products Kia is using for the cleanest edges, but it's working flawlessly.
OK, who slipped in these cornrows for Black men?
OK, neva mind then....
Cornrows are some of the most protective styles you can have and your natural hair gets a chance to grow longer when you're not manipulating so much.
KEEP YOUR HANDS OFF and pay attention to giving your body the growth minerals it needs and you'll grow hair.
The above hairstyle is intricate and elegant. This would make a beautiful graduation hairstyle for Black girls and help the melanin keep poppin' severely.
I am in LOVE with this long ponytail version of Braid hairstyles for black women, this would be uniquely cute as a summer protective style for Black women and girls too..
This above style make a hair-growing protective style for type 4C hair that is perfect for date nights, anniversary parties and overall hair protection.
And although the edges in the above photo look laid and neat, just be sure to use the best edge control for coarse 4c hair.
Braid hairstyles for Black women are often known as "protective styling". It's a common phrase known by nearly every natural hair Black woman.
Why are braid hairstyles for Black women so important during your natural hair journey though?
Our hair is our crown: a source of strength and a symbol of the creativity that we show to the world. Black hair braiding styles wasn’t just important in ancient Africa, to African-American slaves or even to Black women in the African diaspora today.
We quite literally use our braids to communicate with the world.
Some of The Best Braid Hairstyles:
These braid hairstyles for Black women protect while being simpler, easy to maintain look while also elegant and current fashion:
”I was able to use the preferred option to book an appointment. I am very thankful that Kia was able to get my daughter in. Her work is flawless!! My daughter loves her hair!“
- Koko M.
”Kia was extremely patient with my 2 year old and made sure she was comfortable the entire time. We will definitely be back and I recommend her for all natural hair needs !!“
- Brittney P.
I hope you enjoy and even try these black braided hairstyles, some of these are designed to serve as protective hairstyles for transitioning hair and protective hairstyles for natural hair growth.
And here's a list of some of the most popular protective hairstyles for natural hair with weave:
This website focuses on natural hair, so protective styles for natural hair braids is what we are excited to show you.
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This is how you get a feature article written by me...
1st, YOU write about your skills & expertise.
Every week I'll pick the most thorough & detailed entries and create FREE feature articles about your salon and give you publicity.
Describe your specialties, what makes your natural hairstyling skills better or unique? What makes you stand out from the crowd?
Why should your services be chosen among all the other stylists?
If your entry is "meaty" and convincing (worth my reader's time). I'LL WRITE ABOUT YOU and show your work for FREE with a blog post dedicated to promoting your business!