Watch This Pro Braider Show How To Properly Install Knotless Box Braids

Magic Fingers x Knotless Braids
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I absolutely love knotless box braids. When done properly, they are lightweight and eliminate the bulk that many experience with traditional box braids.

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Yet, some of us kitchen beauticians have been creating knotless fails with braids that are too fat at the base or don’t add in hair soon enough leaving for a limp base. But that’s okay, we’re here to help!


We recently found this great tutorial by MagicFingers Studio owner Stasha Harris showing how to create the perfect knotless (or, as I call them, feed-in) box braids.

Press play below to watch both an overhand and underhand technique for a flawless install.

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Stephenetta (isis) Harmon

isis is digital media director for Hype Hair and founder/Black beauty director for Sadiaa Black Beauty guide, the top hair and beauty directory for women of color.