Beauty Blogger Alissa Ashley Breaks The Internet With $550 Box Braids

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Social media is in a frenzy after beauty blogger Alissa Ashley debuted her protective style slay. In her latest hair vlog, she shared that her box braids cost $550 to install — and fans went nuts.

In a recent tweet, one fan shared their disapproval saying, “Alissa Ashley is spending $550 on braids 5 bills on braids, single plait is Giuseppe money. God of heaven MAKE IT MAKE SENSE.”

Hitting the fan with a classy clapback, Alissa shared that she actually spent more than $550 on her fresh set of braids.



Installed by celebrity hair guru Dr. Kari Williams, she used almost six packs of hair to complete the look in nine hours.

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Honestly, we completely understand why Alissa didn’t mind spending her good coin. An improper install can wreak havoc on your hairline and it’s better to pay a seasoned professional for top quality than pennies for an amateur.

Would you spend $550 on a box braid install? Sound off below!

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