As a bonus once you have gotten your wear out of the knots they can be undone to create a beautiful curly hair look often called a bantu knot out. Start with three knots on top and end the second half of your hair with two tight braids.
Even a dozen pin-curls in your hair will only take minutes to create so putting your flat-ironed tresses up at night isnt a time-consuming chore.
Bantu knots on straightened natural hair. A clean head of hair is best for this style. Bantu knots are also used to coil or curl hair. Whether you choose to knot freshly washed hair or hair that has been straightened you can get totally different looks with one technique.
Now thats what we call a win-win. Both methods are as gentle as wrapping and will provide more curl or wave to your style. Hey beauties instead of securing the bag today were going to be securing the Bantu Knot.
Bantu knots are a hairstyle that originated with African women. Bantu knots on natural hair give you the option to have heatless beach waves or a fuller curly look depending on how you create your knots. Ive created the perfect bantu knot tutorial to help you achieve.
You can also pin-curl or Bantu knot your straightened mane at night. I just wanted to show yall how I curl my hair when it is stra. Your Bantu knots will not look polished with flakes and debris from conditioner and product builds up on the scalp.
It is harder to create Bantu knots on hair that is one to two inches in length. A great way to keep your strands stylishly tucked away Bantu knots serve as a protective style and work to call attention to your features. The partitioning of hair plays quite an important role when styling Bantu knots.
The results vary each time. Hope you guys enjoy this quick easy tutorial. Bantu knots are bomb on any statetype of hair.
After this video Im back to my natural curls. The Zulu people of southern Africa originated Bantu knots a hairstyle where the hair is sectioned off twisted and wrapped in a such a way that the hair stacks upon itself to form a spiraled knot. If you dont want the hassle associated with cornrows you can always just mix Bantu knots and braided pigtails for long hair.
I will be showing you how I do my bantu knot-outs. Normally that means theyre worn late at night covered with a scarf and hidden from everyone except me. Call it a bantu knot a protective style or a 90s look making a hardcore fashion comebackits certainly making waves lately.
Once again you may want to start on stretched hair but you do not have to actually straighten your hair like on the bantu knot out but you do want your hair to still be detangled and stretched at the very least. Bantu Knots on Straight Hair. If you think Bantu knots are actually knots in your hair think again.
01 of 04 Wash Condition and Layer Hair Products. Bantu knots are not typically recommended for short natural hair. This is how Im revamping my hair to get another week out of my natural hair.
A twisted or braided portion of hair wrapped around itself to form a bun is called a Bantu knot. Bantu knot styles tend to go alot better when your hair is stretch trust me. It is worn as a protective style for women with curly hair as a way for them to style their hair with little manipulation.
Bantu knots are a retro styling technique that involves flaunting tiny buns throughout your mane. Bantu is a universal word that translates to people in over 400 African languages. Sometimes the curls are more or less defined depending on how.
I often wear bantu knots as a hairstyle leading up to an even better and curlier fro. While some people only use their natural hair in order to create their bantu knots if your tresses are currently on the shorter side or you want to create a more dramatic height effect while also protecting your natural hair and insuring that your knots will last a bit longer you can always add extensions.