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Let’s face it, we can probably all relate to staring at the screen for hours in hopes of finding a great hair specialist, monotonously clicking website after website to no avail. With inconsistent and outdated results, search engines often leave us high and dry when searching for things like “hair braiding salons near me”, “braiding shops near me”, or “braiders near me”. However, by switching over to Booksy, you can enjoy a streamlined search process and book an appointment with your favorite provider directly from your phone or computer. Leave behind outdated search methods and get connected with some of the best braid and loc specialists in Philadelphia with the Booksy mobile app or via booksy.com! What are braid & loc services and what to expect? Braids and locs are two of the most well-known varieties of protective hairstyles for natural hair. Protective hairstyles are a styling method that is designed to minimize manipulation and keep the ends of the hair neatly tucked away. Braiding involves interlacing multiple strands of hair together, whereas locs (also known as dreadlocks), are rope-like strands that are formed by matting or braiding techniques. If you’re interested in getting braids, you’ll be pleased to hear that braiding is extremely diverse, meaning you’ll have countless styles to choose from! Box braids, cornrows, goddess braids, and Fulani braids are among some of the most popular styles. Braids are also highly customizable, so no matter which style you go for, you can personalize your braids through length, thickness, and color. On the other hand, if you’re considering getting dreadlocks then you’ll want to book a loc appointment to get your dreadlocks started. True dreadlocks take anywhere between a few months to a few years to fully mature, which is great for those who want to commit to a long-term protective style. However, for those who love the look of locs but can’t seem to get with the timeframe, faux locs are always an option!  How do I choose the best provider for hair braiding near me?  Launch the Booksy app or go over to booksy.com to locate the best providers for braids in Philadelphia! If you haven’t used the search bar already to conduct a search, you’ll want to take that first step to get your results. Then, find the best specialists in your area by reading the reviews associated with local braiders and salons, or sort your results by the “Top Reviewed” businesses via the “Sort by” tool. How much do braid and loc services cost? Unfortunately, there isn’t one single price for all braid and loc services. However, the good news is, that you can always check out local prices for these types of hair services on the Booksy app! On Booksy, the provider has the ability to set their own prices, which you can find listed next to each treatment name. While it’ll all depend on several different factors like style, duration of time, length and thickness of hair, and technique used, you can usually expect to pay from $100 and up for a braiding session.  How do I find a braiding salon near me open now?  You can forget about calling businesses to find out if they’re open or not, with Booksy, it just takes a quick search to view the currently open hair braiding salons in Philadelphia. Fill out the search bar accordingly with key information related to your search, then select the current date and time in the “When?” box. This simple trick will let our search engine know to show you results of currently open businesses near you! Braids & locs near me Whether you’re looking for braids near me, or perhaps something more specific, like stitch braids near me, you’ll find plenty of bookable braiding services in Philly, right on Booksy! Using the search bar, you can enter your information and begin exploring specialists that offer dreadlocks and hair braiding in Philadelphia—and if you happen to need a little extra help, take advantage of the “Map View” and “Filters and Localization” tools to assist you in meeting all your desired criteria!