FAQ: How To Bead Hair?

Is it okay to put beads in your hair?

Braids with beads is a fun way to jazz up your hair. You can create all kinds of variations on braids with beads once you get the basic style down. Try using floss to create this style. A threading tool will work well, too.

What are Fulani braids?

Fulani braids, made popular by the Fulani people of Africa, is a style that usually incorporates the following elements: a cornrow braided down the center of the head, one or a few cornrows braided in the opposite direction toward your face just near the temples, a braid wrapped around the hairline, and often

What can I use instead of a beader?

If you don’t have a beading hook or some other sort of beading tool, you can still get the look really easily. The trick: aluminum foil. Just note that beads require a minimum braided hair length of one inch. Brush your hair out to smooth out any kinks or knots.