Ghana weaving Hairstyles for women: This is a special type of weaving that originates from ghana, it can also regarded as cornrows, ghana weaving is a protective hairstyle popular in Africa, the hairstyle comes in different sizes, styles, lengths, and different colors of hair extensions are used.
Ghana weaving is are long-lasting hairstyle, that can last between two to three weeks depending on how neat it is. A lot of women love this hairdo because it adds extra beauty to facials, it seats perfectly on all scull shapes.
The style involves braiding the hair in a well-cut (straight/zigzag) manner close to the hair’s scalp till a desired style or design is achieved.
Here we have made a beautiful collection of styles and patterns of Ghana weaving trending in 2023, as an African woman you can rock any of the styles to events like weddings, birthday parties, anniversaries, etc.
Ghana braids save time and money, they save you from the burden of always trying to pack, or style hair which can be highly inconvenient.
Some styles braided with ghana weaving are shuku, clapping, all back, sideways, two steps, etc.
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- Big ghana styles
Big or bold hairstyles are simple and easy braiding styles, and they take less time to braid, for big Ghana weaving styles you need two to three packs of standard hair extensions, and the braid style can last between two to three weeks.
Ghana weaving can be beautified with hair accessories, there are varieties of hair accessories used in achieving different exclusive styles and designs of Ghana weaving and some of the accessories are, beads, cowries, colorful hair bands, ribbons, etc.
2. Shuku ghana weaving or braids: The name shuku is a Yoruba dialect, meaning basket, just like the name implies the shuku ghana are braided to meet at the center of the scull, forming a basket look alike shape. The hairstyle is unique and can be braided with beautiful patterns to improve its uniqueness and look.
Other beautiful and creative styles of Ghana weaving.
Tips on making a beautiful Ghana weaving
1. Make sure the hair is properly washed, this gives the hair a clean and good-looking cut.
2. Ghana weaving comes out beautiful on we’ll relaxed hair( virgin hairs don’t always give the best result)
3 Make sure you go for original hair extensions that support styling. *You in Nigeria hair extensions like expression, darling Yanki comes out beautiful on the style.
4 The creativity of your stylist determines the outcome of the style, look out for a good stylist who can do justice to your style.
5. Choose a style suitable for your skull shape.
6 select the suitable color that matches your skin, for my light-skinned customers 1 which is back, or color 27(deep gold) or color 30 (shallow gold) always looks perfect on them. For black-skinned customers, I advise them to go for wine, burgundy, or black color.