This is especially helpful in black women who may be experiencing hair loss due to burning, scarring or damage on the scalp caused from heat styling, braiding, weaves, hot oil or other damaging styling products.
It is important to teach children and adolescents to handle their hair with care, especially when shampooing, drying, brushing, combing, braiding, and using chemical processes.
To prevent future outbreaks, keep children from partaking in scalp to scalp contact while participating in activities such as sports, sleepovers, hair brushing and braiding.
If you want to add an inexpensive accessory to your prom night outfit, you could even consider braiding some flowers that match the color of your dress through your hair.
As an alternative to flat twisting or braiding with three strands, try two-strand twisting the front of the hair in single twists and leaving the back loose.