Trimming Your Child's Natural Hair: Box Twist/Braid Method
After styling my daughter's hair in twists with triangle parts, it was apparent to me that she was due for another trim. I trim her hair myself, as-needed, and use different approaches depending on why exactly I'm trimming (e.g., to remove fairy knots, to even the hair length, to get rid of split ends, etc.). This post outlines who we trim hair using box braids or box twists. I'm not posting this as a rubric for how all hair-trimming should be done, but as an example of one of the methods that we use at home for the several readers who have asked. . . .