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How to Apply Cornrows With Wet and Wavy Hair (A Step-By-Step Guide)

Hairstyle is essential for men and women to represent themselves in public places and the virtual world. Students to Hollywood stars try to present themselves with an iconic hairstyle.

The hairstyle of Soccer, Handball, and Baseball player become an integral part. In 2011 most popular hairstyle was box type bridge.

“I don’t know if my hairstyles reflect that, but I am someone who enjoys change.”

Cobi Jones (Former American Soccer Player)

Box Braids Hairstyle

For a long time, over three thousand years, box braids were a popular hairstyle for Afro hair people all over Africa content. Braids are not only a style but also a culture and history of Africa.

There are many types of braids hairstyles: Classic 3-Strand braids, Lattice braids, Fishtail braids, Plait braids, French/Dutch braids, Ladder braids, Rope Lace braids, and Box braids.

Box braids are most iconic among them because this hairstyle now most uses by Afro hair and Caucasian hair. A survey run by The Trend Spotter that with hairstyle is most trading in 2021 it was Box Braids.

Types of Box Braids Hairstyle

Box braids have much variety; here is Eaight knew and popular Box braids:-

  1. Colored Box Braids.
  2. High Ponytail Box Braids.
  3. Different Length Box Braids.
  4. Bob Box Braids.
  5. Goddess Box Braids.
  6. Poetic Justice Box Braids.
  7. Crochet Crochet.
  8. Cornrow Box Braids etc.

Cornrows Hairstyles

Cornrows hairstyle is one type of popular box-type hairstyle. After installing this hairstyle, your head looks like a row of corn. So the name is cornrows.

Box type hairstyle is a very antique hairstyle from 3000 BC Nile river valley Namibia and other countries. In this century, this hairstyle conquered the whole world.

This design was most famous for Afro hair, but after the 90s, this design became popular in western countries Wet and Wavy hair.

There are many boxer hairstyles, but control is the most known and popular of them.

How to Apply Cornrow With Your Wet and Wavy Hair?

There are some hairstyles with extremely lovely, but achievement is not so easy. Cornrow braids are one of them, but it is a fun and practical way to wear a natural hairstyle.

It is an African heritage iconic hairstyle.

We will see how to apply Cornrow step by step in your wet and wavy hair.

Step 1- Detangle and Wash Your Hair

Using your regular shampoo wash your hair correctly. After that, when it becomes damp, detangle your hair with a lave-in conditioner and brush. Then apply oil or butter to moisture.

Step 2- Part Your Hair in Row

Your hair is in a row from the front to the back. Firstly you can select two, three, or more parts. Most of the time, people like to divide hair into two parts. Now you have to divide every section 1-3 more rows. Using tooth clips or baby pins to secure your hair row’s voice looks like now cornrow. Try to make every row similar in size and amount of hair.

Step 3- Make the First Braids

Select your first row; it is always better to choose the middle row first. Now divide the row into three-part then start braiding by using your finger to select three parts of the left and right legs and swap their position over the middle part. Every piece will replace Center every time. Hold it by one hand and select the next three-part.

Now repeat the above step.

Step 4- Add More Hair and Contenure Braiding:

Continue your cornrow by adding a braid to the section of your hair till the end of the head. If you face a breakage problem, you can spray bottle water or leave-in conditioner mixture. For your wet and wavy hair, you might need to detangle as your braid. Please do not get temper or frustrated because every section will take fifteen-minute to one hour.

Step 5- Secure With Hairband:

When you have successfully finished your first cornrows on your scalp, then you should secure them with a hairband. Not only hairband but also you can use elastic hair band, small barrette, or rubber band. After reaching the neck, there will be no more hair to add your every stitch.

Step 6 – Finished Your Cornrows

Now, you should continue the same braiding technique for every part you divide your head. Finally, you will get a simple and basic hairstyle of the Box braiding cornrow. You should feel now they represent freedom and versatility.

Practice makes a man perfect, so for better style, training and practice till got tired. For great results, you should watch this video from YouTube, “How to Cornrow for Beginners.”

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