Rock this high ponytail on your box braids all summer long. No hair ties needed!
What you’ll need
As summer comes around, many of us are faced with having to find hair ideas that will beat the heat and still look stylish at the same time. One of our favorite protective hairstyles for summer is box braids. It’s a style that will help you protect your own hair during the summer heat and can be styled in numerous ways. Don’t believe us? Take this high box braids ponytail for instance. The look is an ode to the ’80s, can be done in just five minutes or less, it’s a cool summer hairstyle, and it allows you to showcase your gorgeous face. Sounds like a style you can wear all summer long, right?
Ponytail box braids styles like these are also great hair hack ideas. What do we mean by this? This look doesn’t require any hair ties thanks to your braids! So if you ever find yourself wondering how to update your hair on the go, opt for this easy updo style. Want to learn how to create the style on your box braids? Read on as we unfold the steps to getting a super high ponytail on your box braids.
How to Make a High Ponytail Box Braids Updo
Gather hair to your preferred side.
Loop braids around the base of ponytail.
Final ponytail box braids style.
Loved this box braids ponytail style and looking for more high ponytail hairstyle ideas to try on your hair this season? Check out how to make you can create even more braided styles like this on our Braids page.