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100% Kanekalon Jumbo Braid Hair

100% Kanekalon Jumbo Braid Hair is a unique way to style hair.  Whether or not they will admit it, most women really do care what they look like, and more importantly, what their hair looks like.  Obviously, as new trends emerge they are always the most popular, even when they are based in time-honored traditions like braiding.  Fashion sensibilities seem to change with the season, but classic hairstyles never fade; they continue to evolve.

Braiding, indeed, is an ancient art form.  It is actually very simple but can result in endlessly unique and beautiful designs.  The art itself simply requires different techniques of weaving several strands of hair together.  This is the core concept, but you can also use locks of different length and color too.  You can even add decorative strands of hair or textures to create a more detailed look.

You can braid your hair in thin braids or thick ones.  This allows you to do different things to your hair post-production.  If you have micro braids or invisible braids put in, they will look much like regular hair because the weave work is so small.  These braids will behave similarly to regular hair too, which means that you can steam them, curl them, or style them in other ways that you couldn’t do with much thicker braids.

When trying to maintain braids there are two things that you need to remember:  Not only is it important to keep them clean and wash them regularly, but you also need to condition them too.  It is perhaps more important to condition your braids than your normal hair because if your braids dry out, they will lose their shape and luster.  Accordingly, you will also want to keep your scalp moisturized, as all the tension from braiding begins there.

You can also use other products and equipment on your braids too.  If your hair is somewhat naturally crazy then you might want to gently apply a detangling spray.  If your hair is a little flat, you can use a curling iron to give it more body and bounce.  Of course, when you are done washing your hair, you can also use an electric hair dryer after you have towel dried it.  Be sure to keep it at a low temperature and at least 4 cm from your hair.  If you have synthetic materials in your braid you have to be very careful because not only can they get hot, but they can fuse to your hair as well.

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Our goal is to share the beauty of Afro-textured hair and to have a place where we can come together to get examples, advice, and information of black hair growth and hairstyles. Whether you have permed, pressed, or natural hair it's still black hair and it's beautiful.

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