The beauty of black women is real, present and in full swing this spring and summer. As warmer weather engulfs us, many celebs are taking breaks from movie, music and the TV so they can soak up the sun and drown themselves in carefree vacations.
With social media making it easier than ever to keep up with our favorite celebs, they share how rocking braids (in any style) is the perfect style for this summer whether working, playing, vacationing or entertaining. Check out a few of our faves and their amazing braided styles.
Tichina Arnold is enjoying the #IslandLife with gorgeous box braids and shaved sides. The actress and singer is taking off some time to enjoy the sun poolside with friends with a simple style that is just as elegant as it is functional.
Want to give them a try yourself? Here's a video on installing box braids and one for goddess faux locs that will make these styles more affordable and the perfect protective styles to rock this summer!