You can use up to four different colors. … You can also go from one hue to another that’s next to it on the color wheel, for example yellow to orange. Other types of string, such as yarn, can work for hair wraps.
What kind of string do you use for hair wraps?
Get some embroidery floss.
If you pick colors that are a similar hue but with different shades, you can fade from one to the other. You can also go from one hue to another that’s next to it on the color wheel, for example yellow to orange. Other types of string, such as yarn, can work for hair wraps.
Is yarn bad for your hair?
Does yarn damage your hair? No, yarn doesn’t damage your hair if you keep vigilant about the build-up that will occur at the base of some braids or twists. I have had some breakage due to poor detangling sessions after removing the yarn.
What kind of yarn should I use for my hair?
What type of yarn? Most people recommend using acrylic yarn for braids. Wool is also in use, but it’s too hot for the summer and it may lock up the hair. (If you want to use an all-natural yarn, a professional braid stylist can help you find a natural blend and style that works for your hair type.)
How long do hair wraps last?
Our hair wraps are made from 100% cotton floss, which allows your hair to breathe. They are colorfast and will not fade due to frequent washing. Your hair wrap can last anywhere from a few weeks to a few months depending on your hair type, the texture of your hair, & how well you take care of it.