When it comes to the best hairstyles you have to try out the Ghana braids. The Ghana braids originated in Africa in the 500 BC where the main style was the straight back. Ghana braids look like cornrows that are styled in several patterns and styles to come up with the perfect unique and beautiful look.
Ghana braids start from the front of the head and they go all way to the back of the head. Ghana braids protect hair from damage and it helps your hair grow a little bit fast. Ghana braids are also referred to as straight back, banana braids, and Cherokee braids. When braiding the Ghana braids one is required to add an extension into the braids so that they can be thicker.
The best Ghana braids
Maintaining your braids
1. Make sure you moisture your braids and scalp by rubbing almond oil gently.
2. Maintain the edges by applying edge control cream so that your braids look neat and fresh.
3. Wash your braids at least once a week using water and conditioner to remove the accumulated dirt.
4. Trim carefully the flyway’s using a pair of scissors to keep your braids fresh