Quick Answer: How To Braid African Hair With Extensions?

Can I braid my hair with human hair?

Most braiding hair brands use synthetic hair, which means the hair is made up of man-made fibers instead of real human hair. You can use human hair to braid —and certain looks, like human-hair box braids, require it—but it’s high-key expensive and not necessary for most styles.

What hair is best for box braids?

What is the best hair for box braids you may ask? We recommend using 100% Kanekalon Jumbo braid. If you’re allergic to syntactic hair or want to use real human hair instead, you should use human kinky hair (4B) because they will not slip as easy as syntactic hair. 7

What are Goddess Braids?

Goddess braids are essentially thicker cornrows. They’re bigger in size, raised higher, and are also braided closely to your scalp. They can be styled in so many ways for every occasion; you can go from the gym, straight to work, then out to drinks, all while protecting your hair and looking superchic.

What are Feed braids?

To create feed-in braids, aka knotless braids, a stylist feeds synthetic hair into your natural hair beyond the start of your hairline, creating an illusion of naturally thick braids.