Is crochet hair the same as braiding hair?
(Note: “crochet braids” is a misnomer because it really refers to the method of adding hair, versus the actual hair, also crochet braids can be straight or curly and not necessarily braids.) In both methods, your own hair is braided down and extensions are added by securing them to the braids.
Which is better sew in or crochet?
Crochet braids are more affordable than sew-ins. Whether you install it yourself or have it installed, the hair and the labor can eat away at your money, especially if you buy good, quality hair to use. With crochet braids you are saving on the hair for sure.
What is the most effective way to prepare the hair for braiding?
The most effective way to prepare hair for braiding is to make sure it is clean, detangled, and manageable to work with. What are the steps in creating basic cornrows? 4- Take two even partings to form a neat row for the cornrow base.