First circles around the head, then zigzag on the top to make sure that the weave that would be sown later would not look like a wig after the hair has been grown out. Synthetic hair strands are woven with the cornrow braids to ensure that the hair would not curl or get tangles after the client washes her hair. This braid serves as a foundation/base for the weave hair extensions (extensions are not part of the video, only the cornrow weave foundation). This is a beginners video tutorial of how to cornrow, braid, weave the hair for foundation weave for cosmetologists, beauty school students, hairdressers, salon professionals, hair braiders, mothers who braid overly-curly African American hair for their girls and boys, amateur hair braiders, anyone who likes to learn how to braid. The hair was braided by Dominique Pereira, model: Shanice. Video by BeautyHealthTravel Channel.