BC tomorrow. Help w/ braids? (cross post in 4a)

My mother and I have planned for me to BC tomorrow after school. We're most likely going to a salon to get it done. Afterwards, I want to get braids, perhaps medium micros (my mother's suggestion). I've got some questions about all of this!
1. Should I BC myself/have mother do it or have a pro do it?
2. Would getting braids directly after I cut my hair damage it at all?
3. What kind of braids do you suggest I get (if any)?
4. What should I do with my hair while it's in braids? (Elaboration)
How often should I wash it, and should I continue to wash it with conditioner?
What kinds of products should I use on my hair?
Can and should I get my braided hair wet every day?
5. What can I do to ensure that my hair isn't damaged by the braiding process/being in braids?
6. For how long should I keep my braids in?
7. How often should I re-do them? How long should I wait in between braiding? How long should I do this braiding thing (getting hair braided, taking them out, getting braided again)?

Thanks a whoooole bunch. I need this advice; I truly have no clue!
I'm Lauren...
Kinky curly hair - 4a
what you should do if you want to go natural stop your perms for atleast 3months.i haven't had a perm for atleast a year.
help my hair
It's actually been nine months since my last relaxer...
I'm Lauren...
Kinky curly hair - 4a

Trending Topics

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 06:27 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2011 NaturallyCurly.com