5 Easy Steps: Celtic Knot

Step #1: Brush out any tangles. Take a large section of hair from the left part of your head to make a loop on one side of your hair. Take a section from the other side and put it under the loop. Step #2: Pull this section of hair under the other one, keeping itContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Celtic Knot”

5 Easy Steps: Five-Strand Braid

Step #1: Start with dry hair. Brush out the hair and get rid of any tangles or knots. Separate it into five even sections. Step #2: Take the outermost strand on the right and cross it over the strand to the left and under the middle strand. Leave the strand there. This s the newContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Five-Strand Braid”

5 Easy Steps: Half-Crown Dutch Braid

Step #1: Start with dry hair. You can wear this style with straight hair or add some waves or curls to make the braid a little fuller. Part your hair on the desired side, take a 2-in (5-cm) section of hair at the parting and divide it into three. Step #2: Create a Dutch braidContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Half-Crown Dutch Braid”

5 Easy Steps: Three-Braided Pretzel Updo

Step #1: Divide your hair into three sections, one on each side and a section at the back Step #2: Inside each section, braid the hair using a three-strand braiding technique and secure each braid with a hair elastic at the ends. Step #3: Starting on the left side, create a loop with the left-sideContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Three-Braided Pretzel Updo”

5 Easy Steps: Dutch Braid Faux Hawk

Step #1: Tip your head back and divide the hair in three equal sections, 1-2 in (2.5-5 cm) away from the hairline. You work the Dutch-braid technique underhanded, so hold your fingers upward. Take the left section underneath into the middle. This is your new middle section. Step #2: Take the right side section andContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Dutch Braid Faux Hawk”

5 Easy Steps: Twisted Waterfall Braid

Step #1: Take three sections of hair at the front hairline. Cross the lower section over the middle section, away from the face. Step #2: Take the section from the top of your head and let it down over the middle section, creating the “drop-out” section. Step #3: Twist the bottom section over the drop-outContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Twisted Waterfall Braid”

5 Easy Steps: Criss-Cross French Braid Updo

Step #1: Make sure your hair is free of tangles before starting. Part your hair on the desired side from front to back. Starting on the right side of your head, split the front part of your hair into three sections. Step #2: Follow the French braid technique , following your hairline down the sideContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Criss-Cross French Braid Updo”

5 Easy Steps: Two Ropebraid Bun

Step #1: Start with dry hair. Split the hair in half down the center. Create two pigtails. Step #2: Inside each pigtail, split the hair in half and create a ropebraid. Step #3: Continue until you get to the ends and secure with a hair elastic. Step #4: Wrap the first ropebraid around the hairContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Two Ropebraid Bun”

5 Easy Steps: Knotted Faux Hawk

Step #1: Make sure your hair is free of tangles and knots. Grab a section of hair on each side of your head, a few inches away from your hairline. Step #2: Take the two sections of hair and make a simple knot Step #3: Take another section of hair from each side of theContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Knotted Faux Hawk”

5 Easy Steps: Low Twisted Updo

Step #1: Start with dry hair that hasn’t been washed for a day or two. Clip back the front sections in front of the ears. Step #2: Working with the back of the hair first, make two twisted buns. To do this, split the hair in half, clip back the left section, and twist theContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Low Twisted Updo”