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65 Box Braids Hairstyles for Black Women

Box braids65-Box-Braided-hairstyles-1 hairstyles are one of the most popular African American protective styling choices. Summer lifts the percentage significantly due to the activities engaged during that season.

Sweating and other water events can take up way to much time when it comes to preparation for our thirsty roots during this season.

This is where the creative looks of box braids come in. The options of color, length and styles from this hair braiding method is a GOD send.

Learn How To Do Box Braids

The pictures below won’t teach you how to box braid like a pro but they will inspire you. If you want some tips on how to start braiding like this check out this tutorial.

You won’t be as fast as some of our African sisters in their shop but it’s a good start…LOL.

If you don’t have time to deal with your natural hair this braiding option is a wonderful solution.

You are able to rock a nice style and still keep those thirsty roots protected. Look good with less maintenance. You have to love that!

Some of these women look like a Nubian Goddess and others look like they could have been Janet Jackson in Poetic Justice. Beautiful women of color to say the least.

1. Rocking All Black

2. Box Braided Updo Selfie

3. Dirty Blonde with the Nose Ring

4. Jet Black Braids Updo

5. Long Golden Hairstyle and Poppin’ Red Lipstick

6. Short Bob Cut Box Braids Hairstyle

7. Colorful Leopard Print with Hair Clamps

8. Keke Palmer Rocking Box Braids

9. Cute and Classy

10. Makeup On Fleek in Selfie Mode

11. Purple Hair, Don’t Care and Pretty Rose Tattoo

12. About 18-Inches of Boxed Up Beauty

13. Glasses and Nose Ring…Killin’ ‘Em

14. Selfie Kisses While You Sweat Her Eyebrows. BOOM!

15. Braided Updo and Eyebrows…CRUCIAL!

16. Look Into My Eyes

17. Simply Beautiful

18. Earrings Are the Truth…Face Is Beat

19. Red… Red and RED… Don’t Hate 🙂

20. Teal Blue for Sho’

21. Laced Up In Thought…so Pretty

22. The Seductive Princess

23. Poetic Justice Box Braids

24. Two Words… Got DAYUM!

25. Short Bob Cut with Subtle Choker Necklace

26. #WomanCrush

27. That Pretty Pink Lipstick

28. How To Rock A Hat with Box Braids

29. WOW! She Is Gorgeous!

30. Brick House with Long Golden Braids

31. Dirty Blonde and Red Lipstick

32. True Blue and Hot Pink

33. Simply Done Right!

34. Dirty Blonde Ambition

35. Those Eyes Though!

36. Kyss My Hair

37. Sexy In Those Box Braids

38. Edge Control on Fleek

39. Braided Selfie 101

40. Pretty Eyes and Kisses

41. Kill ‘Em with Your Baby Hair

42. Setting It Off with A Smile

43. To Thine Own Self Be True – Her IG (Tag)

44. That Goddess Look

45. Clean Lime Green

46. Long Enough to Pull Around

47. Really Cute Outfit

48. A Straight Up Bombshell

49. The Jamaican Flag Never Looked So Good

50. Brown Suga Baby

51. Double Wrap Updo and Baby Hair

52. Slicked Edges and Box Braids

53. Classic Summer Braids Hairstyle

54. Purple and Black Half Wrap Updo

55. Long Summer Braids Hairstyle

56. The Way To Rock A Headwrap

57. That Auburn Twist

58. Long and Jet Black

59. Gotta Love the Short Cut

60. Janet Jackson Box Braids

61. Blu Unicorn (IG)

62. Baby Doll in those Shades


63. Dark Purple and Sexy Round Glasses

64. Straight Up Classy

65. Lips, Eyes and Eyebrows


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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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