Tribal braid is a very popular hairstyle, its name is due to a nomadic tribe, from West Africa and parts of East Africa, who treat braiding as a form of art, ritual and social activity.
The hairstyle is also known as festival braids or tribal braids. It is a very beautiful hairstyle that is usually used as a protective style. It is ideal for the day and for going out at night. If you have not tried it yet, we leave you with 8 ideas of Tribal braids that will help you get inspired.
1. Simple Tribal Braids
This type of Tribal braids consists of making root braids on the front of the head leaving one or two loose braids on each side of the head, braided from back to front.
Then you can add decorative accessories at the end of all the braids, or if you prefer you can only place them on the braids made in the opposite direction. The result is usually very groundbreaking.
2. Tribal braids with central braid
These braids are wonderful. The procedure is similar to the previous one but here a root braid is added in the center of the head, from the front to the back. To finish, a metallic ring is usually placed on the front of the braid. It looks great!
4. Tribal braids with side braids
This hairstyle consists of making all the braids on one side leaving one or two braids, made from back to front, on the other side. You can always add decorative accessories to the tip of the braid.
5. Braids with a high ponytail
The high ponytail looks great with tribal braids, it is a very versatile hairstyle, do not forget to add your personal touch. Must Read: Hairstyles With Braids That Will Mark Your ‘LOOKS’
6. Tribal braids with a high bun
You can also try making your tribal braids with a high bun by adding two loose braids that go from back to front on each side.
If you prefer, do not add accessories, the simple also usually works well. You can make as many variations as you think possible.
7. Tribal as a protective style
If you don’t want to do the whole head of braids because you don’t have time, don’t worry, you can choose to do the braids only at the front of the head and leave the rest of the hair loose or tied up in a high ponytail.
8. Tribal Hairstyles Braids Alicia keys style
Alicia keys are one of the most passionate celebrities in tribal braids, she has worn them in many ways and we can even see one of her designs in her 2001 “fallin” video clip, if you like Alicia Keys you can get inspiration from her.