Coming Soon! How to Prepare Your Hair for Box Braids or Senegalese Twists

Fall is approaching fast and many of us are looking for the perfect protective style for the frigid months that are soon to follow. Whether it be box braids or Senagalese twists, there are a few essentials that you should know about when preparing your hair for these protective styles. Let Beautiful Box Braids be your ultimate resource if you want to be “in the know!”


Product Review: Alma and Olive Heavy Cream by Qhemet Biologics

Usually, when I wear my hair in box braids, I use a spray for my hair and scalp to help retain moisture. Lately the spray hasn’t been working as well as I want it to for reasons unknown to me. I don’t remember how I ever found out about Alma and Olive Heavy Cream, but I’ve been using it for about a year now and I am satisfied with the results. It must have been one of those lazy Sundays when I was surfing the net in search of anything that would quench my dry, thirsty coils and dry, itchy scalp. While reading reviews online about Alma and Olive Heavy Cream, I realized that there was one consistent theme in every review—moisture…and my hair was going through serious withdrawal! Continue reading