Box braids add in quite a bit of volume really, sleeking things out but still keeping up with the latest hairstyle trends. Now that you have decided on getting your hair done into box braids, here are a few awesome box braids hairstyles to choose from when heading in to the specialist. Definitely one of the best box braid summer hairstyles on this list, loved for its simplicity. It is pretty awesome as it is. The black white and grey combination of colors to the thick and thin braided box hair makes it look quite diva-esque.
The twisted buns allow for better balance on the head, shifting the weight about and allowing half to cascade down in a truly retro style. You have to love that! Adding colors to that set of braids only makes thing all the more interesting, especially when it appears as if we are heading down to the Caribbean.
Sweating and other water events can take up way to much time when it comes to preparation for our thirsty roots during this season.
After all, it is always best to keep half the hair down in order to better balance out the weight of the hair.
This box braid turned into boxer braid look is exactly what you need to appear chic, sexy and all around ready for a night out.
But, everyone from the Knowles sisters to Zoe Kravitz was showing off the sleekly tangled tresses. The twist at the back of the head provides some style, while the colors do most of the talking.
Add cat eyes and you are good to go. You love the braid in braid look and cannot get enough of braids as a whole. Some can be twisted and braided again and that is where this crown halo comes in, giving the model a lived in look while still showing off the splendor of those vibrant blue tresses.
The blues range less but are no less integral to the long strands pulled over the shoulder. The yarn braids are a common style to the box braid genre, making this one awesome look to finish off our list with.
Beautiful women of color to say the least. Some of these women look like a Nubian Goddess and others look like they could have been Janet Jackson in Poetic Justice. If they are done right, with the correct twists and the hair is clean, the box braids can look amazing, especially if they begin from a side part and appear as if they are the dark rays to the sun.
Whether you have permed, pressed, or natural hair it's still black hair and it's beautiful.