Braids never go out of style. They're easy. They're versatile. They're elegant. They're casual. They can be inside out and upside down and tucked and coiled and French and Dutch and fishtailed. They can be just about anything you make them with the proper inspiration. So, we compiled 50 of our favorite French braid hairstyles and a bunch of great variations to get you started.
Spice up your everyday hair routine using one of these amazing braided hairstyles by Ulrika Edler, our go-to hair guru of Yet Another Beauty Site. With everything from fishtails to updos to lace braids and beyond, you'll find a tutorial that suits your hair and your braiding ability with this ultimate guide.
Long, luscious braids on the New York Fashion Week runways give us hair envy, but we're seriously dying to chop our hair. Lucky for us, braids look great at every length. We've pulled together 11 of our favorite braids for short hair. So go ahead, make the cut, and then add these braided hairstyles to your great big book of beauty ideas.
We vow to love wedding hairstyles for long hair all the days of our lives! To show our commitment, we scoured thousands of beautiful pictures on Pinterest--our favorite place to plan that dream wedding--for fresh wedding day looks. Check out this collection of chignons, side braids, and classic half-up-half-down styles. Nobody will look prettier on her wedding day than you!
We're always on the prowl for hot new hairstyles that are easy yet polished. Whether you're headed to a fancy occasion or just looking for a way to change up your everyday hair, these half-up, half-down hairstyles effortlessly amp up any look.
Whether you call them box braids, jumbo braids, or even Poetic Justice braids, this trendy hairstyle is one to try. Not only is it a fun look, but it's also a great style for girls trying to protect their natural hair in the cold winter months. Check out these 15 box braids hairstyles to keep your look fresh.
Prom season is upon us, and it's time to get some planning out of the way. Finding the right dress and shoes to match can be tough, but nothing brings an outfit together like a gorgeous updo. Whether you are going for a classic look or want something unique or edgy, we've got you covered. Here are 40 updo hairstyles with tutorials from some of our favorite bloggers that will help you look perfect on your prom night.
Fall is fast approaching, and with the season change comes the desire for a new hair look. Fortunately, plenty of celebrities are rocking cool new trends to inspire us.
There's nothing worse than the feeling you get when you find the perfect "done in three steps" hairstyle on Pinterest, but you get to step one and you realize already you don't know what to do. No fear. With this list of basic hair things, you'll be mastering those hair tutorials in no time.
If you've mastered the French, Dutch, and fishtail braids, the four-strand braid should be the next on your list. It may look complicated, but it's not as hard as it appears. Whether you practice on a friend or on yourself, this cool plait is worth the extra effort.
The rising summer temps call for a hair change. Instead of throwing your hair up into an expected topknot, try one of these new summer hairstyles. If you think you lack the hair skills to make it happen, don't fret. We've scrolled to infinity and beyond to find the best easy styles on Pinterest. Check out these 15 braids, knots, buns and ponytails to inspire your 'do this summer.
Who says medium hair is just an in-between style when you're growing out your locks? We think this length is gorgeous enough to stand on its own. Get inspired by our picks for the best medium celebrity hairstyles for straight hair.
This diagonal waterfall braid and flower braid combo is a gorgeous, free-spirited look that's a fun, fresh new take on the half-up hair trend.
Add a personal twist to the low ponytail trend with an infinity braid. The look is fresh, easy, and totally boho-chic. Plus, you need only a small elastic to keep your mane in check. This summer, skip the old hair ties and give this braid a try.
There's a slew of decisions to be made when preparing for a homecoming dance: which dress to wear, who to go with, what makeup to try. It's a big night, and you want to look your best. To help, we've rounded up 22 homecoming hairstyles that are fit for a queen. Sit back, relax, and read on--there's a hairstyle for every girl.
Give short hair a boost and make it look fuller with this quick and easy ponytail tutorial for short-haired gals.
Whether you have naturally curly hair or want to add some texture and dimension to your 'do, we've put together a list of 36 curly prom hairstyles just for you. With step-by-step tutorials from our favorite beauty bloggers, you will look and feel like nothing short of a princess on your special night.
The season's most popular food and drink trend is now a hair color.
Big, messy braids were all over the NYFW runway this year; so much so that they spilled over into music festivals, street style, and even casual weddings! While getting the perfect messy braid is often easier said than done, this voluminous mermaid braid is the exception to the rule.
Dry shampoo may not take the place of real shampoo, but when you’re in a hurry, it’s a great way to eliminate grease, cover up odor, and even add some volume and shine. Dry shampoos work especially well on blond hair or ashy tones. If you have darker hair you might find the powder takes away some of your shine. Still, it’s a small price to pay for getting rid of that greasy look. Here’s how to use a dry shampoo the right way.
Although these braids look very elegant and complicated, they're actually quite easy to do.