Hello everyone! Today I am back showing you all how to do the braided headband. This is a super cute spring and summer look that many celebrities wear during the season. It’s chic and steps up any outfit you wear whether it is for the beach, lazy day at home, a quick shift at your summer job, or on a cute date. And guess what? You can get this look in under just five steps and 5 minutes and you can be out the door ready for the day.
Steps 1 & 2: Brush out your nappies. Tangles are not idle for this hair tutorial and you need to have nice smooth hair so that your braid comes out not to frizzy. (You can wear this look with curly hair as long as your curls are not frizzy.) (more…)
The majority of our favorite hair trends are influenced by top celebrities. A recent trend seen on top celebrities such as Rihanna, is a style that you’ll have to be ready to commit to! While the side shave can be a little shocking, we can’t deny the edgy appeal it exudes. Love it but don’t have the guts? Well you’re in luck. There is a faux side shave braid that will give you the badass look your aiming for, without sacrificing your locks. Follow the steps below to master this edgy style!
Steps 1 & 2: Start by parting your hair to the side you want left down. The key is to give yourself a dramatic part, so at least 3/4 of your hair should be to one side. (more…)
The fishtail braid may look elaborate but—here’s a secret—it’s surprisingly easy to do! Follow these simple steps to achieve the perfect go-to on rushed mornings:
Steps 1 & 2: Start by brushing your hair—for a messier braid, opt for using your fingers, instead of a brush, to detangle hair while preserving hair’s natural texture.
Step 3: Create a ponytail with an elastic (Psst! This is the secret that makes this braid simple to do).
Step 4: Separate the pony tail into two sections. (more…)
The waterfall twist is a unique style that adds a little something special to your typical down hairstyle. This style is also a lot easier than most because for the majority of the time you are working with only two pieces. So follow the steps below to master this pretty, whimsical ‘do’!
Step 1. Start with tangle free hair. Start with a section of hair behind your ear and divide it into two equal pieces.
Step 2. Twist the front section over the back section.
Step 3. Grab a piece of hair from the top and place it between your two first sections. Once the new piece is laying between your twist, pull it tight and keep it out of the way. (more…)
Add an unexpected twist to your everyday tresses! The waterfall twist braid is perfect for amplifying a simple hairstyle. With practice, this easy-to-wear braid can become a go-to style for the upcoming summer months.
You know those days where no matter what you do, your hair won’t cooperate? It’s frizzy or tangled, and there seems to be no saving it. You could always hide under a rock and hope for better luck tomorrow, or you could try to work with it! The easiest fix when your hair is unruly is to pull it up and tuck it into a bun, but the basic ballerina style can get boring. To change things up a little, you can try a braided version! A four-strand braid can make your hair look extra thick, giving your bun even more oomph!
Although classic styles are a reliable go-to, every tradition needs a stylish update. A great example is the reverse french braid. While the classic french braid holds it’s own, this fun and quirky braid is a great version! See the steps below!
The double braided headband is a simple hairstyle thats cute and easy to do. It also works well with almost any hair lengths and textures, so it can be worn any time! Follow the steps below to master this low maintenance style! (more…)
Do you love the look of sexy, beachy waves but usually find yourself pinched for time in the mornings? If so, the “braid waves” craze is for you. These easily-achieved, flirty waves work with nearly any hair texture, are created without the use of a curling iron, and set while you are performing other parts of your morning routing. Follow these simple steps to create the effortless waves you crave:
The bun has been a classic hairstyle for, well, forever! Yet the style always finds a way to keep current with the times. The hairdo once seen as an easy last minute style, has now transformed into a trendy accessory! Among the many variations is the almost effortlessly chic braided bun. Follow the steps below to snag this look! (more…)
Spring, summer, fall or winter, the high ponytail is a go-to style for all seasons. If you’re rushing or just want to get your hair out of the way a nice sleek ponytail always does the trick. The ponytail style has been around for years but has evolved with time. We currently see different types of hair dos whether it has to do with braids, waves or buns. The key to all of these different hair dos is using the right tools and to practice, practice, practice. Today I will be demonstrating a sleek high ponytail with a fishtail braid, but I will also be adding some twist to it for a chic and trendy hairstyle you’ll love wearing no matter what Mother Nature throws at you.
Braids have been a major trend this year. With the difficulty level ranging from beginner to pro, there are plenty to choose from. Somewhere in the middle of the difficulty spectrum lies the five strand braid. Be sure to allow yourself time to practice this braid because with five strands and two hands, it will take some getting used to. However, the work is definitely worth it! Follow the steps below to master the beautiful five strand braid. (more…)