Welcome to Nina Akou's Hair Braiding


Braid & Hair Designs by Nina Akou is one of the North Carolina Piedmont's premier African hair braiding salons.  With over 15 years of experience, our staff of hair braiders from West africa, specialize in authentic African hair braiding of all kinds. 

Our customers include men, women and children.  We do any and all kinds of hair and specialize in short hair. We guarantee that all of our customers will walk away completely satisfied.

Please visit us in our new, easy to find location!

We are open 7 days a week from 8:30am to 6:30pm

We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover Cards

Call Today for an Appointment!

  • Braid Removal Service

  • Box Braids

  • Cornrows

  • Goddess Braids

  • Micro Braids

  • Invisible Braids

  • Spaghetti Braids

  • Tree Braids

  • Weaving

  • Yard Braids

  • Senegalese Twist

  • Comb Twist for Men

  • Locs Extensions

  • Dred Locks

  • Dred Interlock AND MORE