More stories

  • How To Waterfall Braid On Yourself Hairstyle

    Basic steps: Braid, transfer left and middle sections into your top hand, and drop the bottom piece. Replace the bottom piece with a new section. Braid the new bottom piece over the middle and repeat.   1. Start with a simple three-strand braid near your part: bottom section over middle and top section over middle. […] More

  • How To French Braided Topknot On Yourself Hairstyle

    Braiding upside down is always a little bit tricky. It took me good while to really nail it. I suggest going very slow and saying the steps out loud. It’ll help you remember what you’re doing and what step you’re on while calming down those confused little fingers! You can do it. Practice, practice, practice!! […] More

  • How To Chinese Staircase Stitch PONYTAIL On Yourself Hairstyle

    I was obsessed with boondoggle as a kid. Do you remember the stuff? I spent hours making key chains and bracelets and trading them with my friends. Turns out boondoggle uses the Chinese Staircase Stitch. It’s a really fun and easy knot that also works in your hair!   1. Gather the hair to one […] More

  • How To Braided Ponytail On Yourself Hairstyle

    Follow the steps 1–6 on the Braided Crown hairstyle. 1. Tie the braids together using a clear elastic band.   2. Remove the clear elastic bands holding the braids secure.   3. Use another clear elastic band to tie the rest of the hair up into a ponytail.   Tip To finish off this look […] More

  • How To Braided Crown On Yourself Hairstyle

    Start this style out by curling the hair with a 1-inch wand and teasing the roots. 1. Gather a small section of hair, and divide the hair into three sections.   2. Braid these sections of hair.   3. While holding the end of the braid with one hand, flatten out the braid. Tug and […] More

  • How To Boho Crown On Yourself Hairstyle

    1. Begin a basic Dutch French Braid (see page 48). The outer sections are going UNDER the middle section.   2. Keep braiding, staying close to your hairline.   3. Keep the braid tight; you can always loosen it later.   4. At the nape of your neck, change direction. Hold all sections in your […] More

  • How To Falling Boho Twist On Yourself Hairstyle

    Basic Steps: divide hair into two sections, twist up, add more hair to each section, twist up, repeat. I started this style with left over 1-inch wand curls.   1. Take a triangular section of hair near the part and divide into two sections.   2. Take the bottom section and twist over the top […] More

  • How To Alternative Braid On Yourself Hairstyle

    Out of all the hairstyles in this book, the Alternative Braid is hands down my go-to. When I’m finished with the style I like to take the end of my rattail comb and slide it in near my temples. Then I gently pull up on the comb to give my roots just a bit more […] More

  • How To Rope Braid On Yourself Hairstyle

    1–2. Gather all the hair to one side. Split the hair into two equal sections and start by twisting them in the same direction. It doesn’t matter which direction, but they must be twisting the same way. I am twisting mine toward my face.   3–4. To create the rope braid, twist the two sections […] More

  • How To French Braid On Yourself Hairstyle

    Remember: you are braiding, adding a section of hair to one of the outermost strands, braiding, adding a section of hair to the outermost strand on the other side, braiding, etc. Move super slow, and don’t let all the words confuse you.   1. Separate the hair into three sections. Hold the left section in […] More

Back to Top