It’s 2015 and protective styles are trending like never before. In an effort to grow healthy and happy hair, women are opting for hairstyles that won’t damage their hair. No longer are the days of comprising the health of your hair for a cute ‘do.
In 2013, Solange brought back the box braids phenomenon and made this basic, protective hairstyle a popular hair trend. Since then, we’ve seen a resurgence in the amount of women rocking these healthy hairstyles. From box braids to crochet braids, the options seem limitless. But even though we tend to see those to styles the most, there are a slew of protective styles that are super cute and easy to maintain. If you’re in the market for some hair inspiration look no further.
Continue clicking to check out 8 protective hairstyles you should try.