So what is the deal with protective styles? Is it true or simply a myth? I know many natural woman swear by them. They insist that by keeping the hair’s ends out of sight helps them to retain length. The benefit of protective styling is allowing your hair to rest from combing or brushing daily, by doing so you will maintain your new growth in a healthy state. Also if you are going away on vacation where you want go to the beach or the pool on a daily basis, protective styling might be a good idea, don’t forget to protect your hair from the sun.
Do not neglect your hair while it is in protective styles, don’t forget to wash your hair regularly and apply mosturizer and oil.
1. Bun or Chignon
2. Two-Strand Twists
Check out these 4 protective styles tutorial from SimplYounique