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Thursday, November 29, 2018

Regular Box Braids Hairstyles

15 Awesome Regular Box Braids Hairstyles You Must Adore


Today we’re going to know about regular box braids hairstyles that have been around forever. In the 90s, there were notorious for the multiple stranded box braids and were all about the ethnic and the sexy style. When they had long hair pulled into multiple strands of braids seemed hip and cool, it was rocked by top girl band singers and the ladies of pop. However, sometimes quite literally in current time, those who opt for the natural and need a way to keep their hair out of their eyes head towards the box braid hairstyle. So, those who need versatility, Box braids are the quintessential hairstyle for them. Apart from these, box braids are so appealing for the reason that they are low maintenance and can be worn in countless styles with or without hair extensions.

Top Awesome Regular Box Braids Hairstyles

When properly taken care of, which makes them ideal for any time of year, not to mention, these regular box braids hairstyles can last for months. It only makes sense that we can enjoy the look hassle-free today as well with so many factors for the style. Do scroll through the photos below for hairstyle inspiration whether you’re currently rocking box braids or considering booking a salon appointment to get this popular. So, here are a few awesome box braids hairstyles to choose from when heading into the specialist because you have decided on getting your hair done into regular box braids hairstyles.

1. Long & Thin Box Braids with a Side Part

Long & Thin Box Braids with a Side Part

When going for the regular box braids hairstyles, adding in extensions is a common thing, it means that you have all the sexiness of a ‘90s pop star! Although it’s really heavy, braids that fall to the waist are pretty awesome unto themselves and keeping them thin. Its sleek ads to the beauty of each strand as the side part giving it a fuller look overall. In order to get the most attractive exotic look, wear with thick eyebrows and overdrawn lips.

2. Long & Medium Box Braids

Long & Medium Box Braids

We know that long regular box braids are the norm since many of the looks on this list fall into that category. We see those that are a bit on the thicker side, the braids themselves appearing more relaxed while some are super thin though. This is a great go-to look and it looks wonderful with the makeup focused mainly on the slanted eyes for women of color.

3. Long Silver Gray Box Braids

Long Silver Gray Box Braids

As the multiple strands make for a very lovely ‘do, these gorgeous regular box braids are dyed in the granny-chic silver-gray hue. Although the plaits work best on medium length or long hair that falls below the shoulders, it also looks perfect when styled into such a casual ‘do. When we absolutely love the natural look on this picture, the makeup with it should outline the lips the best, contour the cheekbones and add on the lashes though.

4. Long Jumbo Box Braids with Top Bun

Long Jumbo Box Braids with Top Bun

Among women of color, jumbo regular box braids are a common look. It’s especially for them those who pick this half up and half down look. While pulling part of the plaits up into a circular ring from the crown, leave the rest from above the ears down around the shoulders. Tapering off towards the ends, the roots are nice and thick. With some layers in there, this looks best to really work those tapers.

5. Red Tinged Long Box Braids

Red Tinged Long Box Braids

If you do half pull into a half updo and the rest left down to cascade over one shoulder then this will be a look that is full of braids and just a tinge of color. Moreover, this is the beautiful mass of braids that is created when you add a few dark brick red low lights creates just the right amount of contrast to draw the eyes over without appearing fake while black hair is the most common among women of African roots. When you add cat eyes, you’re good to go.

6. Box Braids Twisted In a Crown Halo

Box Braids Twisted In a Crown Halo

Things are not like this that all box braids are actually worn loose. But, giving the model a lived-in look while still showing off the splendor of those vibrant blue tresses, some can be twisted and braided again and that is where this crown halo comes in. you can complete with black and blue hair colors as nothing says exotic updo quite like one with the casually twisted strands pulled into a loose half-up hairstyle.

7. Black & White Box Braids

Black & White Box Braids

When you’re going to do regular box braids of black & white one, it’ll look like the hair has been dipped into a can of white paint really. Despite starting at the roots in mostly black, the box braids coming in a gorgeous black and white that tapers out to nearly only white at the ends. This is the way that the ombre effect of the stark contrasts only serves to make this long box braid look even more awesome than it already is.

8. Double Top Buns & Box Braids

Double Top Buns & Box Braids

If you adore the totally retro pigtail buns with the box braids then you can totally rock them now. While looking sharp and cute, it’s utterly exotic Sailor Moon-esque. For this look, just add in the half down effect to give those box braids somewhere to be. In order to better balance out the weight of the hair, it’s always best to keep half the hair down.

9. Thin Box Braids in a Casual Updo

Thin Box Braids in a Casual Updo

Comparing with many others, the ring over the head is a pretty casual bun. You’ll get the shine to the thin box braids only when you add to the beauty of the half up and half down design of the style. even after part of the locks have been twisted into a loose bun over the crown of the head, the hair is extremely long, falling below the waist.

10. Versatile Box Braids

Versatile Box Braids

The ease with which you can maneuver to the look to suit your mood or needs is one of the best things about box braids. It incorporates thinner plaiting with the longer locks that that versatility increases. You can either use the hair to create high ponytails or pull it up into a crown-like a top bun that literally covers the whole of the top of the head. It depends on you so you must decide which your look is.

11. Rainbow Box Braids In a Ponytail

Rainbow Box Braids In a Ponytail

It definitely meant for those who want to stand out in the crowd as these are the brightest and most colorful regular box braids we have seen so far. If you add in a whole lot of pink, yellow, green, blue and other rainbow hues then you have exquisite box braids to work. It’s which so easily win our hearts. While the other colors themselves speak of a stronger, more confident personality, the red adds the fighting spirit. Moreover, it’ll make you sexy that we all know it. It means that you should definitely go for some glaring bright colors to your hair this coming summer.

12. Blonde Haystack Twisted Updo

Blonde Haystack Twisted Updo

If you want to Blonde highlights to the black hair then it’s a pretty fun look actually. Also, you can use it beautifully to show off the pretty box braids when it takes over the twisted updo look you hastily created. While the color combinations make it appear like hay has been braided in with the real hair, it allows the hair to stay together really. So, we can say that it’s pretty awesome as it is.

13. Double Trouble Retro Look

Double Trouble Retro Look

It seems like; it belongs in an anime series by the Japanese when double buns to the side of the head make this box braid hairstyle. But, it’s except that it has been around since the ‘90s and long before that in certain tribes around the world. So, while shifting the weight about and allowing half to cascade down in a truly retro style, the twisted buns allow for better balance on the head.

14. Volume with Purple Tinge

Volume with Purple Tinge

Although regular box braids add in quite a bit of volume really, sleeking things out, it’s still keeping up with the latest hairstyle trends. It can only make things look better by adding a bit more bump to the crown. Also, adding in some color only brightens up the look when those box braids are a combination of medium and thin strands. It’s just our cup of tea while having purple hair with purple/coral makeup.

15. Pink & Trendy Tree Braids

Pink & Trendy Tree Braids


These are really tiny when putting together as micro braids are also known as tree braids. As this style includes thicker box braids turning into micro braids, it the strands falling in a glaring pink color that is very pretty to behold with most of the hair braided nearer to the root. If the caption to the image has anything to say about it then it must be the Congo trend. Particularly since the pink is faux extensions added in, it’s certainly a style we can see ourselves enjoying when it pulled up into a half up and half down high ponytail.