5 Easy Steps: Headband Braid

Step #1: Start with dry hair. Section out the back of your hair from the top of your crown to right behind your ears to keep it out of the way. Step #2: Make a three-strand braid on the right. When you have 2 in (5 cm) left, use your left hand to hold oneContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Headband Braid”

5 Easy Steps: Half-Style Brocade Braid or Snake Braid

Step #1: Start with dry hair. Section out the back of your hair from the top of your crown to right behind your ears to keep it out of the way. Step #2: Make a three-strand braid on the right. When you have 2 in (5 cm) left, use your left hand to hold oneContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Half-Style Brocade Braid or Snake Braid”

5 Easy Steps: Waves with a Twist

To create this simple hairstyle, you take soft, beautiful curls and jazz them up by adding a simple twist. This look is great if you’re on the go because the twist allows you to keep your hair out of your face while still looking styled. It’s also a great option if you have have extremelyContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Waves with a Twist”

5 Easy Steps: How to Create Beach Waves with a Curling Iron

Step #1: Start with dry hair. Clip back your hair from ear to ear Step #2: Start from the back of the head and work your way up. Take a small 1-2-in (2.5-5-cm) section (depending on the density of your hair). Using your curling iron, clamp down at the mid shaft of the hair StepContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: How to Create Beach Waves with a Curling Iron”

5 Easy Steps: Low Ropebraid

The low ropebraid is simple and sweet and works for daytime and casual occasions. This hairstyle is good for the beginner braider and works best with mid-length to long hair that has few layers. It suits straight hair because you will be able to see the definition in the twists of the braid. It’s greatContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Low Ropebraid”

5 Easy Steps: Half-Up Fishtail Bun

Step #1: Brush all of your hair to ensure it is tangle free. Part the top of your hair off from the hairline to the top of your crown. Step #2: Secure the hair in a ponytail using a hair elastic at the crown of your head. Step #3: Create a fishtail braid using theContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Half-Up Fishtail Bun”

5 Easy Steps: Topsy-Tail Side Braid

Step #1: Brush your hair to the desired side. Make an off-center triangle parting from the high recession on the right of your head toward the opposite side near your ear Step #2: Make a small ponytail about an inch away from your crown toward the right side and create a small topsy-tail. Step #3:Continue reading “5 Easy Steps: Topsy-Tail Side Braid”

Fishtail Braid in 5 Easy Steps

The fishtail braid is a classic. It’s one of the easiest braids once you get the hang of it. This looks great on ladies with long, straight to wavy hair. It works beautifully for fine hair because you can pull on each side of the fishtail to give instant thickness. My thick-haired and curly-haired friendsContinue reading “Fishtail Braid in 5 Easy Steps”