The knotless braids are lovely way to give your hair a rest from the regular ponytails and buns. You can wear them in different styles, depending on your preference.
Knotless braids are an alternative to your typical braids and cornrows. In this style instead of tying the hair back with regular elastics, the hair is wrapped around itself and pinned in place. While this type of braid is new to many, it’s actually a popular style among naturalistas. You can wear this style for up to two weeks at a time and manipulated based on your mood.
In this article, we’ll cover how to create a knotless braid. Some tips for wearing the style long-term.
You should also check our beginners guide for African hair braiding post before trying it yourself.
Here Some Tips For Knotless Braids:
If you’ve never done knotless braids before, below video tutorial will help you get started:
This braid type is generally easier than traditional braids or cornrows because they don’t require any knots.
If you’re trying to learn how to braid your own hair, knotless styles can be a great place to start since you won’t have to worry about mastering the perfect knot for every strand.
The basic technique involves weaving each strand over and under itself until the end of your hair.
How To Maintain Knotless Braids?
In order to make this style last, you’ll need a hairspray with strong hold. The finer your hair is, the harder it will be to keep in place without giving in to frizziness. If your hair is really fine, use two or three sprays—the more spray you use, the longer the style will last.
Knotless braids are beautiful and don’t require any tools or special expertise. They are perfect for creating updos and buns and they can look just as amazing on a daily basis as they do for a more formal occasion. Whether you have natural hair, curly hair, or straight hair, knotless braids are the perfect way to enhance the appearance of your tresses.