Cornrow rasta hairstyles, also known as simple braids, monitor braids or flat braids, are the simplest form of braids that are plaited to lay flat on the head. Conrow Rasta Hairstyles can be traced back to the ancient Africa where many women both young and old were accustomed to having their hair braided close to their head scalp to create a series of rows running from the neck to the forehead.
Cornrow Rasta Hairstyles 2018 will be different depending on the region of the world, tastes and preference, weaving time and maintenance budgets as well as the gender for either men or women. Some of the Conrow Rasta Hairstyles are adorned with cowry and bead shells which blend with the heads of those braided.
Some of the featured best Cornrow Rasta hairstyles for 2018 include; African cornrows designs, popular big cornrows hairstyles, cornrow styles for round faces as well as the cornrows in the front and singles in the back. The best Cornrow Rasta hairstyles for 2018 cannot be numbered as the list is endless depending on various factors.
A variety of Conrow Rasta Hairstyles are available for the different budgets, tastes as well as style choices; including big cornrows hairstyles. With the growing popularity of Braids into the future, Cornrow Rasta Hairstyles serve as some of the best solutions to the lovers of braids and braided hairstyles which never go out of style. Cornrow Rasta Hairstyles reputation stems from its iconic look which is complex, detailed as well as beautiful in its own self. Moreover, Cornrow Rasta Hairstyles are also preferred over other styles due to their easy maintenance which can be easily retained to their former style through careful washing and oiling of the scalp.
Large braids cornrow rasta hairstyle
The thick and large braids are instrumental in making a statement. The large braids may be confused to be other type of Conrow braids but in real sense are Cornrow Rasta Hairstyles, which can be seen from the scalp running down. The large braids will be normally held together as a pony tail.
Tiny cornrow rasta hairstyle
The Tiny Cornrow Rasta Hairstyle will be seen to run from the top of the head to the back of the head and little presence of cornrows will be attached to the scalp of the individual. This relieves the weaver from a lot of work when plaiting as well as helping those weaved to easily maintain the braids and feel good about them.
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Double bun cornrow rasta hairstyle
The Double Bun Cornrow Rasta Hairstyle will be exhibited by two buns protruding over the head. Depending on the taste and preference of those interested in the hairstyle, the buns may be extra ordinarily large and also small depending on the scenario. The Double Buns may also be plaited at the center or at the back of the head which also bring variation in the double buns placement. However, the hairstyle will have a common aspect in totality which is the Rasta Cornrows running from the scalp to shoulders and side of the head.
Spiral Cornrow Rasta Hairstyle
The Spiral Cornrow Rasta hairstyle is long and tiny in size with the spirals swinging bring free swinging on the head as opposed to the normal case of the cornrows attached and running from one point of the scalp to another. The spirals are beautiful and great to look at the spiral move about to hide the face and touch the shoulders. In some cases, the spirals will be longer scaling down the shoulder and may be held together using a piece of hair band or left to move freely.
Natural hair conrow style
The natural hair cornrow style will be plaited on individuals with long hair on most cases. The natural hair will be twisted and woven and the hair strands will stand over the shoulders and maybe lower or upper depending on hair size. The thickness of the cornrows will vary from large to small depending on the taste and preference as well as hair length. In most cases, the cornrow size will be medium to large due to the ease of plaiting, maintenance and considerable lesser weaving time required.
Conrow Rasta Hairstyles 2018
The 6-large cornrow is one of the top contenders of the best performing Conrow Rasta Hairstyles for the year 2018. This Rasta Hairstyle is common with all ages but popular among the mid 20-40 age group. The Rasta Hairstyle is exhibited by 6 large cornrows which are of created from natural hair. The length of the cornrows is dependent on the hair length but larger cornrows are much more appealing as compared to smaller cornrows. The average size or length of cornrows is 6 to 8 centimeters where 10 centimeters is more recommended.
Shorter and larger cornrows
The shorter and larger cornrows are simply smaller cornrows which compensate their larger size from their hair length being shorter. The cornrows will be shorter than 8 centimeters but longer than 4 centimeters. The cornrows will hang over the face but considerable not long enough to touch the shoulders. The cornrows will also not be woven to follow a certain direction but will simply hang on all sides of the scalp and the braid being shorter at the front of the face to allow ease of view. The maintenance is considerable better and lesser taking as the cornrows are widely spaced and few giving room for faster cleaning and oiling of the scalp.
The Xerxes is another type of Conrow Rasta Hairstyles that have risen in popularity in the current year. The Conrow Rasta Hairstyles have long braids which are smaller in size giving rise to a number of hair rows. Depending on the length of the hair, the hair rows maybe 10-15. The cornrows will be of different colors with black and brown color being popular and used interchangeably. The hair strands are woven in such a manner that black or brown takes the sides on the head whereas the other color (either black or brown) occupies the upper region on the head. The Xerxes is common among the youthful generation.
Big cornrow hairstyles
Cornrow hairstyles are also big which are known as big cornrow hairstyles. The big cornrow hairstyles have particular features that are common among different styles within its group. This features include the hair rows plaited being large in size with the number of cornrows being lesser than 8 on the entire head. Another key feature of big cornrow hairstyles is the cornrows being long and big in size touching to the shoulders and in other cases being even longer. The big cornrow hairstyles include the following:
Jumbo Cornrow hairstyle
The jumbo cornrow hairstyle is peculiar and unique as it made of big cornrows that are plaited round the head. The jumbo cornrow hairstyle is big in size with the cornrows moving from the left side of the head to the other (right) which is uncommon compared to normal top to bottom in other cornrow hairstyles.
Curves and curls cornrow hairstyle
The Curves and curls Cornrow hairstyle is another big cornrow hairstyles that has the big cornrows being plaited in curves and curls moving from the top of the head to the lower regions of the head.
Cornrow hairstyles 2018
The most popular common cornrow hairstyles 2018 include the Alicia Keys cornrow hairstyle, one-sided cornrow hairstyle and cornrow hairstyle with single strand twists.
Alicia keys cornrow hairstyle
The Alicia Keys cornrow hairstyle which is common and popular due to the musician and public figure Alicia keys is one of the most common cornrow hairstyle 2018. This cornrow hairstyle 2018 has the cornrows being small in size, being longer and many in number. The cornrow has two sections that are divided at the middle of the head by a single cornrow running from top of the head to the neck. The other part is other cornrows moving left and right from the middle of the head.
One-sided cornrow hairstyle
The one-sided cornrow hairstyle is another cornrow hairstyle 2018. The cornrow hairstyle is exhibited by one part of the head being un-plaited whereas the other side of the head having a stream of cornrows which may be big in size and reduced in number or a number which will have many cornrows. This cornrow hairstyle 2018 is popular among the teenagers.
Cornrow hairstyle with single strand twists
The cornrow hairstyle with single strand twists is another cornrow hairstyle 2018 which is common among the aged generation. This cornrow hairstyle 2018 has the cornrows braided from the left and right sides of the head. The back of the head is covered with a braided strand twists as well as at the front of the head.
Cornrow styles for round faces
Chunky cornrow braids
The Chunky cornrow braids are one of the best cornrow styles for round faces which perfectly align to give a perfect match of style and confidence. These braids are also known as criss-cross braids which is a derivative of their shape on the head where the cornrows run from one top side (left or right) of the head to another (left or right). This cornrows are large at the start and end points and reduce in size as they move along the head. Normally, 4 to 6 of the cornrows will be interweaved to show a criss cross which is at the apex of the head. The criss-cross braids are popular due to their size, ease of braiding as well as removal and maintenance.
The micro braids hairstyle is another cornrow hair style for the round face. This hairstyle draws attention to the face of the individual leading to a matching effect which is attractive and adorable for the look. Micro braids can be plaited halfway and then the l rest left un-plaited. A section of braids can also left at the front but will be pulled back to expose the good looks which usually gives the individual a longer and wider face.
Big bun with conrow curls
The big bun with cornrow curls is another cornrow style for round faces which is not only beautiful but stylish and elegant. The big bun may be used interchangeably on the head with preference on the center of the head as well as either side at the back of the head. The cornrow curls in the big bun style are large and short running from one side of the head to another.
African cornrow designs
Common African cornrow designs include one or two buns at the head and cornrow curls at the center, cornrow curls running from the center to either one side of the hide, cornrow curls running from the center to the back of the head, 2 or 4 cornrow curls curved or straight running to the back of the head, 2 big cornrow curls running at the center of the head to the shoulder and smaller cornrows running from the center to the sides of the head, asymmetrical braids and dynamic side-swept cornrows.
Cornrow styles 2018
Some of the popular cornrow styles 2018 include cornrows enclosed by headband braid, feed in braids, feed in braids with pony tail, Mohawk braids with pony tail, Mohawk with no pony tail, Mohawk with twisted sides, Mohawk with cornrow box braids.
Cornrows in the front and singles in the back
The cornrows in the front and singles in the back will include half up do with hanging long free braids, big cornrows running from the head towards the neck braided with single smaller braids running from left to right and vice-versa at the center, snake braids at the front and smaller cornrows at the back.