Protective Style 2014 1: The Big Bad Fro Returns

If you follow me on Instagram, the cat’s already out the bag. I finally found an afro weave! After all these months of searching, my sister hooked me up with this lovely goody from the US:

 


I didn’t even know Vivica Fox had a line for hair extensions!

 


I loved my Christmas protective style (weave and braids combo) so much I kept it in for a record 7 weeks. I usually have a 3 week itch to remove whatever style I have installed but that one was so fab I kept it in for longer. Thing is, I had removed it about two weeks before the Healthy Hair Indaba and bwas going to re-install a new style that weekend. But I delayed the session by a week as it was important to me to have my own hair out at the event. So the following week I called up the same girl who did my last style and she hooked me up with the same method, just with different hair. So it’s braids in the front and a weave at the back. I can’t go on more about how much I love this style. It’s quick, easy, saves a massive amount of time in the mornings and gives you the braided look without the pain.

 


Sit still for five hours and get the worst backache of your life? Ain’t nobody got time for that! Two hours. Done.






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17 Comments

  1. Anonymous
    March 31, 2014 / 3:25 pm

    Looks awesome! Does it tangle or sheds a lot? have you done any twist outs?

    • April 24, 2014 / 4:46 am

      Yup, it locks after awhile. No need for twists outs though unless to keep it detangled

  2. March 28, 2014 / 1:44 pm

    Hi, love it. How many packs did you get to do your hair?

    • April 24, 2014 / 4:45 am

      Just one was enough

  3. Anonymous
    March 14, 2014 / 12:54 pm

    No Way!!! I saw you on Instagramm and immediately logged off because I was convinced it was yours in full glory. I would looove to get one of those!

    • March 24, 2014 / 2:32 pm

      Why log off if that was really my hair? Lol, don't hate 😛

    • March 31, 2014 / 2:52 pm

      Bad hair days do that to you…:(. Love it though!

  4. March 13, 2014 / 8:17 pm

    OMW…dat is a stunning hair style & it suits u sooo much! Where can one buy the weave?

    • March 24, 2014 / 2:31 pm

      The US! Sigh

  5. Anonymous
    March 13, 2014 / 6:55 pm

    Looks good!

    • March 24, 2014 / 2:30 pm

      🙂 thanks!

  6. March 13, 2014 / 4:06 pm

    oh my gosh, too cute! that look is perfect for you.

    • March 24, 2014 / 2:25 pm

      Thanks gal!

    • March 24, 2014 / 2:25 pm

      Thanks 🙂 Yeah you learn something new everyday! I'm curious to see what other styles she has.

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