a hair style designed to protect the ends from daily abuse known and unknown. Combing , brushing, twisting all seem harmless but any of these techniques can be harmful if done improperly. ..Everything in life needs a break. So does our hair. There are many styles to consider .Styles that will last for 2 weeks or styles that last as long as 2 months. Be sure to choose a style that best suit your lifestyle and one that can be properly moisturized and maintained.