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”

How to Create a Bun with Side Braids

1.Brush through the hair to smooth it out and remove any tangles. Then section off a portion of hair from the part down to the right ear and clip this section off with a duck-bill clip. Repeat on the left side. 2.Brush through the back portion of hair, spray it with hairspray, and brush itContinue reading “How to Create a Bun with Side Braids”

How to Create a Braided Mohawk

1.Brush through the hair to smooth it out and remove any snarls. Pick up a section of hair at the corners of the forehead, separating it off from the rest. Brush through it to smooth it down and spritz it with hairspray. 2.Slightly twist the separated section so the left side wraps over the rightContinue reading “How to Create a Braided Mohawk”

5 Easy Steps: Rope Braided Bun

1.After combing through the hair, pick up a section right behind the right ear, from the part down to the nape of the neck. 2.Divide the section into two strands and twist the bottom section over the top section. 3.Pick up a new strand of hair and combine it with one of the original twoContinue reading “5 Easy Steps: Rope Braided Bun”

4 Easy Steps: Milkmaid Braid

Step #1: Start with dry hair. Divide the hair in half from the middle of the hairline down to the nape of the neck Step #2: Split one side into three sections and apply a simple three-strand braid technique. Continue this technique until you have no more hair to work with and secure the endsContinue reading “4 Easy Steps: Milkmaid Braid”