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Ombré Highlights Are The Perfect Way To Spice Up Classic Box Braids

Endless inspo ahead.

@stormreid
Storm Reid in box braid ombre bun with beads

Box braids are already one of the most versatile protective styles out there — but add in an eye-popping ombré color gradient or highlights and you have instant main character energy. Here, TZR rounds up the best ombré box braid ideas to kickstart the creativity. Hint: The possibilities are endless.

@lacyredway

Tia Mowry’s face at the end of her behind-the-scenes braiding transformation Reel says it all: these honey blonde ombré box braids are gorgeous on her. The new hip-length braids look especially summery paired with her whimsical, cottagecore-chic nap dresses.@tiamowry