No-knot braids do exactly what their name says! The braiding is done without a close connection to the scalp, as is used for box braids or other types of braid. But that doesn’t mean you can’t add hair extensions while you’re doing those braids.
And if you’re dealing with coarse hair, medium knotless braids with beads are here to last because these particular braids tend to stay attached and in shape better than other braids.
The best medium knotless braids with beads
So if you want a hairstyle that looks stunning even for two or three months, these bead braids have your back. They are designed so that the tension applied to the scalp is reduced. Also, they have a more natural aspect as the hair is added gradually and blends nicely.
If you’re looking for a sassy medium braid hairstyle with beads, check out these examples!
1. Gray yellow braids without knots
Before you start these knotless medium braids with beads, make sure you have all the necessary items like jam to tame your roots, a rat tail comb for parting, gray and honey blonde hair bundles and wooden and clear beads.
If this decoration is not enough, then you can also use a golden thread to wrap around your braids or hair rings.
2. Black and pink braids
Aren’t you afraid to sport a bright bright color? You know what they say, go big or go home! And that also applies to this stunning pink beaded hairstyle.
Part in the middle and get some pink braided highlights that will get an instant look. Decorate each one with different shades and nuances of pink beads.
3. Braided bob
Braids can be the best protective hairstyle for women with coarse natural hair. Choose hair extensions that are exactly the same color as your hair, so the look will be as natural as possible.
Be sure to do a side part and flip the top braids to one side. Then cut the hair so that it resembles a lobe. Decorate the ends with shiny golden hair rings.
4. Top braided bangs
Adding some gray hair extensions is an option you should consider when you plan to grow your hair longer and get a protective hairstyle. This will give them a delicate touch, and add a lot of value to any braid.
Pin all the braids in a high ponytail and save two strands from the forehead. Let them fall carelessly.
5. Braids without golden knots
Resembling a long bob with a middle part, these medium box braids are knot-free so cool and warm-toned. Use a brown-blonde color that brightens your face, and secure your braids with beads.
For each braid, you will need two clear beads to decorate the ends.
6. Heart braids
Your love for hair will not go unnoticed, especially when you love complex braids that you can knit in the shape of a heart. To create these amazing braids, you will need curly bundles that will show more volume.
Choose a base color in the same shade as your natural hair and sprinkle in some blues and pinks. The tips should also be decorated with colored beads.
7. Electric red
Medium knotless braids with beads are such a hot, versatile and amazing tool to protect your hair from the elements.
To achieve this hot red look you will first need to dye your roots a color that is close to one of your hair extensions. Decorate with transparent beads and pin them all in a sloppy bun.
8. Shoulder length bob
This shoulder length braided bob hairstyle will create such a great frame for your face. Build braided layers using the hair from your forehead. Each braid will have two clear beads at the ends, followed by a knot used to secure the braid.
9. Side swept braids
Before you start braiding your hair, it definitely needs some preparation. So use styling gel for the roots, which makes it easier to manage your hair and create square partings. After that, you can start braiding your braids and gradually add hair extensions and sweep them to one side.
10. Braids with beads
You don’t always have to add hair extensions to get flawless braids. If your hair is thick and coarse, cut it into cubes and make even triangular parts. Braid this hair and decorate the tips with beads.
Save two sections from the forehead and smooth the rest into two sections that you will use to build two high braids.
11. Cornrow feed
Create a parting, and using your natural hair, braid a braid feeding in extensions as you go. Direct all the braids towards the back, except for the sides. Here you will twist two braids and shape them into a heart. For the tips, use black, white and clear beads.
12. Triangle farewell
For these long braids without knots, you’ll need to keep your roots in their natural color and dye the rest a vivid red. Also, choose a suitable color for the toppings, as you will need to blend them with the feed in pieces.
Decorate some of the braids with golden hair rings and the tips with beads.
13. Brown and blonde braids
Motif wooden beads will add so much value to your medium knotless box braids. You can choose two different colors for your braids so mix platinum blonde nuances with brown tones.
To spice things up, you can also get a side cut and accentuate it by slicking all of your top braids to one side.
14. Peekaboo blue braids
You can never get a boring look when you combine vivid colors like this deep blue with white beads and royal blue.
Make a middle part and let your braids fall to the sides. Keep the same length and using gel and a toothbrush, style the baby’s hair.
15. Half up half down
On the sides, connect two radiant braids forming a heart shape. Pick the braids from the top and secure them in a high ponytail, revealing the sides with the braided design.
To decorate the tips, you will need transparent white and blue beads.
16. Braids with transparent beads
Medium knotless braids with beads can be styled in so many ways, depending on your face shape. So if you want a slimmer, elongated look, build long braids that go past shoulder height and do a middle part.
The size of the beads is up to you, so if you want this ornament to stand out, choose larger pieces.
Medium knotless braids with beads are perfect for any hair length. This decoration ups your hair styling game and gives a unique look to your braids.