Are yarn braids bad for your hair?
Does yarn damage your hair? No, yarn doesn’t damage your hair if you keep vigilant about the build-up that will occur at the base of some braids or twists. I have had some breakage due to poor detangling sessions after removing the yarn.
Can you do braids with yarn?
Yarn braids are exactly what they say they are—braids, made out of yarn. … You can wash these yarn braids along with the hair they’re attached to if you use a natural, low-suds shampoo like Terressentials, but I usually just wear them for a week, take them out, give my hair a good wash, and then braid them in again.
What braiding means?
To braid is to lace or weave together. Hair that has been done this way is in braids. … The longer your hair, the longer your potential braids. To braid hair, you have to weave the strands of hair together: this is also called plaiting, lacing, and interlacing.