When you book a braiding expert for your next hairstyle be sure to get what you are paying for which is quality and styling. Depending on your budget your stylist should have many options for you. The end result should yield beautiful designs and a protective style that will promote healthy hair.
Be sure to have an idea of what you want prior to arriving at the salon. This means you should have an idea of if you want the following options…
– Zig Zag Braids
– Fishbone Braids
– Micro Braids
– French Braids
– Goddess Braids
If Weave Is Used:
– Cuticle Remy
– Brazilian Remy
– Indian Remy
– Synthetic Hair
– Synthetic Blend
Other decisions you will need to make is whether you want color or not. Budget, patience and skill of your stylist will determine how good and long your braids style will last. Maintenance is important once the braids are done.
Here are some things to keep in mind to make sure they are well maintained.
– A water-based moisturizer to be used daily
– A Silk Scarf or Durag
– A Holding Spray that’s light
– Hair gel for your edges
– Wash your hair no more than once a week
– Shampoo and Conditioner should be ALL natural