Black women have very special hair type and instead of complaining, you’d better take advantage of it. Braided hairstyles win many black women’s hearts because they are easy and awesome that might help you attract attention and admiring glances from others. In addition, this style might give your hair some rest and protect it from harsh environmental factors. Black braided hairstyles have many variations: microbraids, cornrows, fishtail braids, blocky braids, black braided buns, with many interesting braiding techniques, every head will be unique. You might experiment with natural or curly texture, highlights, clips, patterns, shapes…
Once you pick a desired braiding style, thickness and have your hair braided, you may style your braids into special hairstyles both for daily casual and special events.
Braided hairstyles have shifted from time to time, in case you want to catch up with the latest trend, there are some trends for inspiration:
Very loose whimsical braids for long hair, which is not only noticeable in the front and but also looks sloppy in the back.
Cornrows have been always considered as a rather casual hairstyle whereas wrap-around braids are chic.
Check out the ideas in pictures of black braided hairstyles below to get inspired.