Cornrows

How to Stop Cornrows From Itching

How to Stop Cornrows From Itching

You're noshing at your favorite Chinese restaurant when the feeling...

How to Keep Cornrows from Getting Frizzy

How to Keep Cornrows from Getting Frizzy

Cornrows, tracks, flat braids: whatever you call them, scalp-tight...

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The Best Product for Holding Cornrows

The Best Product for Holding Cornrows

The best product for holding cornrows depends on the texture of your hair, because your hair may need no help or lots of help to keep this style. Properly secured cornrows can last six to eight weeks before your hair starts to dread in the braids....

The Best Gel to Use on Cornrows

The Best Gel to Use on Cornrows

When done well, cornrows offer a sleek style with fun twists and turns. You can even create patterns by parting your hair in different ways. The best gel to use on cornrows preserves the hair's natural moisture yet helps the braids stick together....

Basic Half-Cornrow Styles

Basic Half-Cornrow Styles

No one says that you have to braid all of your hair to rock a cute, trendy cornrow style. If you don't feel like braiding your entire coif, try cornrowing about half instead. Tons of pretty and fashionable looks can be pulled off by cornrowing...

Small Cornrow Hairstyles

Small Cornrow Hairstyles

If you're looking to sport a more intricate braided style, try tiny cornrows. Cornrows can act as a complete hairstyle, or they can be a chic accent. Whether you're looking to go trendy, edgy or pretty, there are plenty of ways you can pull off a...

Cornrow Styles With a Bun

Cornrow Styles With a Bun

Cornrows or individual microbraids can be as individual and stylish as the girl who wears them. Sport a head full of cornrows or just a few strategically placed braids -- and set the stage for major style. Cornrow styles with a bun work well,...

Cornrow Punk Styles

Cornrow Punk Styles

Braids can come in tons of different styles. If you want to go a little edgy, get creative and combine your punk style with cornrows. There are plenty of ways to rock a braided, punk style -- all of which are cute, stylish and sure to make you...

Are Cornrows Bad for Your Hair?

Are Cornrows Bad for Your Hair?

Cornrows mean a neat, clean look that stays trendy season after season, but your hair may cry out for some TLC after too many redos. Post-styling, you might cringe from an overly tight, painful scalp after the braid artist is done. That's just the...

Front Cornrow Styles

Front Cornrow Styles

Cornrows can be a whimsical addition to a hairstyle whether it is causal or elegant. What differentiates this style of braiding from other types is the technique: Cornrows braids integrate small sections of hair at a time to weave the braid close...

Cute Cornrow Hairstyles

Cute Cornrow Hairstyles

If you've jumped on the whole braid craze bandwagon and want to bring your braided style up a notch, try cornrows. Unlike a regular braid, cornrows are braided into the scalp, kind of like a French braid. There are tons of ways to rock this style....

How to Undo Cornrows

How to Undo Cornrows

Sometimes things you once loved don't have the same appeal they used to. If you have cornrows, at some point you might find yourself loving them a little less than you did when you first got them. If you're ready to say adiós to your...

How to Cornrow Dreadlocks

How to Cornrow Dreadlocks

Dreadlocks are a versatile, natural style that don't require chemicals or heat to stay looking fabulous. Just like other hair, dreads can be styled into any number of creative updo's -- if you know how to work with them. Braiding your dreads into...

How to Cornrow the Side of Your Hair

How to Cornrow the Side of Your Hair

Cornrows are a style of braids that look really intricate but are actually fairly simple to execute. If you don't want to cornrow all of your hair, just do a bit on the side of your head to add some interest and sass. You'll also help keep your...

How to Cornrow Hair Without Hair Ties

How to Cornrow Hair Without Hair Ties

Putting cornrows -- a braided style, most similar to French braiding -- in hair can look a bit tricky, especially when it's a professional hairstylist who's flying down the hair doing 10 cornrows in a matter of minutes. The good news is it's...

My Cornrows Are Loose Under My Sewn-in Weave

My Cornrows Are Loose Under My Sewn-in Weave

So, it's summertime and you don't want to worry about sweating out your hair in the summer heat. Or, it's winter and you don't want your hair to revert if you get caught in a rain shower. In any season, weaves are a great option for women who...

Instructions on How to Make Cornrows

Instructions on How to Make Cornrows

Beat the summer heat with a fabulous head of cornrows. This braided hairstyle has been spotted all over the red carpet on the heads of celebrities such as Jada Pinkett-Smith and Alicia Keys. Cornrows work on any texture of hair, but are best...

How to Secure Cornrows

How to Secure Cornrows

Getting a set of cornrows to look like Jada Pinkett-Smith's or Alicia Keys' is one way to channel your inner celebrity and keep your hair done for weeks. But if the ends aren't secured properly, you might as well kiss them goodbye. Finishing off...

Differences Between Cornrows & Braids

Differences Between Cornrows & Braids

Cornrows and braids are two awesome ways to keep frizzy hair under control and look stylish at the same time. If you wear microbraids or cornrows, your style will last months -- meaning less work for you. If you sport standard braids or French...

How to Attach Extensions to Cornrows

How to Attach Extensions to Cornrows

When done right, adding extensions to cornrows gives you seamless length, but a rush job can make you look like you've got little sausages all over your head, a definitely cover-blowing fashion faux pas. Get a friend to help with DIY extensions,...

How to Stop Cornrows From Itching

How to Stop Cornrows From Itching

You're noshing at your favorite Chinese restaurant when the feeling overtakes you. Your cornrows are itchy. Cornrows are complicated to scratch. You pick, and you pat. However, that annoying itch is inaccessible, buried deep under the braid, smack...

How to Keep Cornrows from Getting Frizzy

How to Keep Cornrows from Getting Frizzy

Cornrows, tracks, flat braids: whatever you call them, scalp-tight braids are a bold fashion statement for all hair types. If you've ever sat through a cornrow appointment you know the feeling of well-earned success, but the real work of cornrows...

How to Take Care of Cornrows

How to Take Care of Cornrows

Closely braided cornrows have been a traditional African hairstyle for centuries. Whether worn in straight rows or intricate geometric patterns, cornrows last for weeks and require little maintenance. Your hair needs to be 2 to 3 inches long to...

How to Wash Cornrows

How to Wash Cornrows

Cornrows are designed to last for days or weeks at a time, but what to do when it's time to shampoo? Knowing how long it can take to put cornrows in, you don't want to undo them every time your hair needs a wash. Keeping these stylish braids clean...

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