Protective styling and low manipulation styles are the fundaments to retain length. The less you play with your hair the less you damage it. So, today we share 10 easy low manipulation hairstyles for lazy naturals. With some of these hairstyles, you have to invest some time in the beginning but don’t have to do much at all on a daily basis.
Here are some do’s and don’ts of protective styling:
- Be careful to not put too much tension on your hair while doing these styles.
- The low manipulation hairstyles presented below
aregreat to keep in for a week or two before washing and restyling again. Don’t leave a protective style in for more than 4 weeks. If you do there is a risk of breaking your hair, dandruff andproduct build up.
- Moisturize your hair and scalp regularly even when in a low manipulation style
If you don’t know how to prep your curls for a low manipulation hairstyle check out this article, we did on the L.O.C. method. Make sure you do low manipulation hairstyle on freshly washed and conditioned hair. Click on the images in the gallery to get to the respective Instagram profile.
Have you tried any of these styles before? What’s your favorite one? Share your experience with us in the comment section below.