The beauty of braids is that it is versatile. It allows you the ability to switch up your style as much as you want. You can wear braids in ultra long versions and you can also wear it in a bunch of shorter styles that are bouncy, fun, and flattering to the face.
It is a protective style that fits all face shapes so anyone can wear it. Braided hairstyle has been a go-to for black women for many years. Even white people have jumped onto the bandwagon of wearing this protective style. It automatically changes your face giving you a whole new look.
The only downside to this style is the fact that it goes for the edges. People with weak edges are advised not to make braids a regular hairstyle so your edges don’t go on exile. It’s very important to take care of the hair when it is in braids. Also, do not carry your braids for so long.
The best time is two weeks and the maximum should be one month. When you don’t keep your braids in for so long, you actually save your hair from potential damage. Since the main reason for making the hair in the first place is to protect your hair, it’s only wise that you make sure the braids don’t spoil your hair in the process.