Begin the braid.
Do not braid too tightly, as this can lead to hair damage. Braid a few strands.
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When you get to the ends of your natural hair, use some hair spray or water to smooth them down as they combine with your extensions.
Then, reach underneath again and pull hair from the other outside section to the middle. Honestly, I've never felt so damn beautiful in my whole life. So, to help my mom I read this article, and it helped in every way.
I'm obsessed! Add hair to the braid. Take 1 to 2 inches 2.
I've gotten so many "Hey, queen," and, "Hey, sista! Depending on your stylist, it can take anywhere from four to eight hours to complete the process. Snip them as close to the braids as possible so the braids appear smooth, being careful not to snip any of your natural hair. Awesome picture!
Then, working 1 section at a time, braid strands of synthetic hair that are 1-2 inches thick into small strands of your natural hair. After I graduated college, I occasionally ditched the extensions but I still wouldn't go out without flat-ironing my hair.
Buy a latch hook tool. Include your email address to get a message when this question is answered. Part the braids and clip them up, exposing your scalp.
Tell us more about it? By attaching synthetic hair to your natural hair with some patience, you can achieve beautiful box braids in no time. Place the synthetic hair over your natural hair at the roots.