Box Braids Mixed Girl Hair Care
box braids mixed girl hairstyles are beautiful and anybody would want to have it. Braids have quite a long, rich, and interesting history that goes way back in time and since then their popularity has only grown in magnitude.
Today, we want to talk about mixed girl braids and teach you the techniques behind getting them done. You would be amazed at the number of hairstyles that is possible for mixed race girls apart from just the classic ponytail that we often resort to.
If you are in search of some unique yet spectacular braids for your naturally curly hair, then here are some ideas for you to give a try.
How Will You Style Box Braids Mixed Girl
Start the process by getting a hold of hair ties (both big and little ones), edge control, a rat tail comb, wide tooth comb, clips, and box braid cuffs.
Step 1: Start the process by detangling the hair. Once you have taken care of this part the entire hair in two equal portions.
Keep in mind that this process should be done right after washing the hair with the conditioner still on. Wash your hair very carefully after making the partition so that the hair partition you just made isn’t buried.
Step 2: Proceed with the second step while your hair is still wet. Start with one section of the hair and create four equal sections.
Step 3: Use the first section of the hair and move it to the front of the hairline. Add edge control in order to keep the hairline smooth. Take hold of the next hair section and repeat the same the same process. Add the tail of the first ponytail into the second. Tie it together.
Step 4: Repeat the same process for all the other sections. You can do more than or less than four sections.
Step 5: Repeat the same on the other side. Use the box cuff braids to add some extra charm to your hairstyle.
How Long Does Box Braids Last On Mixed Girl hair?
The braids will last for six to eight weeks, as long as you take care of them
Maintaining Box Braids Mixed Girl Hair
Are you facing some serious trouble trying to take care of your little girl hair? This is the guide that will help you deal with all the hair sorrows.
- You need a wide tooth, sturdy comb, an enriching conditioner, satin cap, scrunchies, shea butter moisturizing hair mask.
- Detangling your hair is a must.
- Use a good amount of conditioner on your hair every day.
- Wash your hair only once every week.
While using conditioner on the hair, make an effort to scrub the scalp first. Then proceed with applying a generous amount of hair conditioner on the hair.
Comb the hair while the conditioner is still on. Never use fine tooth comb on curly hair. Use a sturdy and wide tooth one to prevent breakage and deal with the frizz.
How To Do Box Braids Mixed Girl Hair:
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With coconut coated hands I gently unbraided her hair.
- I took the back of her hair and divided it into two halves. I used a hair clip to secure the rest of the hair out of the way. Concentrating on ¼ of her head at a time.
- Then I divided that section of hair into a 1 inch row.
- I made 1 inch x 1 inch squares of hair.
- Each sectioned square was secured with a colorful rubber band.
- Then I spritzed the section of hair with a water bottle blended with 1/4 conditioner and essential oil.
- I used coconut oil to seal it in and curl definer for extra moisture.
- Braid each section secure with another rubber band.
- Add a little more mint oil to the scalp root.
5 Hairstyles For Mixed Girl With Box Braids
Mixed girls braids are easy, stylish, and quite simple. Now, is the time to rock these amazing hairstyles and take care of your beautiful curls.
1. Blonde Accented Box Braid
Next, the blonde braids. This braiding hairstyle consists of the textured and blond braids. The color here may be light or dense. But as per a lot of surveys, the blonde braids are one of the most used hairstyles by the African American women and little girls. These hairstyles give a dazzling effect and make her the queen of the beauty world.
2. Conventional Braids
3. Topknot Mixed Girl Box Braids
Topknot hairstyles are much more popular among the African American people during the summer seasons. Like the adults, the little girls can also avail this opportunity of staying cool and fresh. The topknot hairstyle can be with only one knot or with some free braids by the backside.
4. Twisted Box Braids
Twisted Braids are designed in such a way that the parts of the braids have twisted each other like a rope. Most of the cases, these braids are used by black women and adults, but the kids should not be deprived of this beautiful design.
The twisted braids can be colored blonde or red, can be beaded and the design can be changed according to your wish. The pictures below will clear the rest of the confusion out.
5. The Masterpiece Mixed Girl Box Braids
Here comes the masterpiece. We have saved the best one for the last topic. There is no additional effects, beads, colors, but it is still one of the most gorgeous and adorable hairstyles of the whole world. You yourself can judge the beauty, effect, and attraction of this charming hairstyle.
Now, it’s your turn to choose the right one for your kid and ask the hairstylist to do it for her. Do not forget to send us your feedback and suggestions in the comment box. We will be waiting to hear from you.