Upgrade your hairstyle with these tips.
Braids of all kinds can transform your look and be the finishing touch to give your outfit of the day a lift. What’s more, this hairstyle that has been worn by women all over the world is super versatile. You can wear your hair in a simple plait or intricate pattern. They can also be ideal to try for all sorts of occasions. You can braid your hair for the gym, shopping or a fancy occasion. From cool to chic, there is a hairstyle for any event. Here are some fun and cool braided hairstyles to try.
Standout with a Dutch braid
If you are looking for a hairstyle that is striking and stands out from the crowd, try the Dutch braid. This requires a three-strand technique. It may seem complicated, but with a bit of practice, you can achieve this look in no time. It is a cool way to upgrade a standard plait hairstyle for formal occasions.
Try the classic Box braids
This one is probably one of the most iconic braided hairstyles. To try box braids, you need to section off all your hair into squares. Next, create individual plaits. The best part is that this hairstyle can be almost any length. If you have hair that is fine or thin, make sure your braids are smaller in size. This hairstyle can take a while to achieve so make sure you have plenty of time to get it done, like on the weekends. Even though it takes a while to achieve this hairstyle, it can last for weeks. Another bonus, it is low-maintenance so you will not have to worry about getting your hair done every morning for a while.
Look stylish in a French braid
If you are looking for a feminine style, give the French braid a try. This hairstyle is classic and timeless. You can wear this hairstyle for a brunch with friends or an enchanting wedding. The choice is yours. Make sure to keep this hairstyle smooth. For a soft and whimsy vibe, pull a few face-framing strands out. French braids are also a popular hairstyle for formal events. If you want to take it to the next level, pair this style with a fishtail braid or half-up, half-down style. You can also explore beautiful waterfall braids, which is a modified version of the French braid.