5 Tips For Healthy Tresses This Protective Style Season

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Summer is here and it’s unofficial braid (and protective style) season! We see you ladies — rocking everything from fabulous box braid and goddess twists to cornrow creations.

[SEE ALSO: How Protective Is Your Protective Style?]

Whether you’re hitting up a festival or two, are on vacation or just want to give your tresses a break in these warm months, let’s make sure we’re actually protecting our own tresses.


Here, hair expert and dermatologist Dr. Melanye Maclin (aka Dr. Mac) shares how to keep our hair growing healthy all summer long. Swipe through for five must-follow tips.

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