Close
Students

HOLIDAY HAIR: French Braid Twist

Lauren Salapatek | September 28, 2012 | 12:26 PM

Kenra Professional educators suggest creating a loose French braid twist for a touch of holiday.
 

Try it: Blow dry damp hair away from the scalp and spritz Kenra Blow Dry Spray. Starting at the temporal region opposite the part, separate hair into two zones with diagonal sectioning just above the ear. Distrubute thermal spray on Zone 1 and apply hot rollers or a curling iron. Apply a small amount of paste to Zone 2 and loosely French braid starting just above the ear diagonally down to the occipital bone behind the opposite ear. Finger-comb Zone 1, using a samll amount of Creme Paste 20 and loosely tuck around the base of the French braid and pin. Twist the remaining length of braid in a circle and pin to fashion a loose bun. Finish the style with Volume Spray 25, and smooth over any unwanted flyaways.

HOLIDAY HAIR: French Braid Twist

Facebook Comments

More from Students

Hair Color Trends
Hair Color Trends

Teal To Big Chop To Tasteful Brunette Bob

Maggie Mulhern | February 8, 2017

When we saw this makeover on Instagram, we had to know more. Hairdresser Nicole Boccio of Cactus Salon and Spa  (@cactussalonsmithtown), Smithtown, New York, says "I had been doing a doubled processed blonde on Kelly Sampson for some time now. She came requesting 'mermaid hair'. She had 2 inches of level 5 roots." Here Boccio shares the details for this makeover.

Hair Color Trends Four session to silver
Hair Color Trends

MAKEOVER: Four Sessions To Silver

Maggie Mulhern | February 5, 2017

Kim Bruce (@themisfitblonde), co-owner of Monroe on Mane (@monroeonmane), Sturbridge, MA., specializes in blondes and hairdressing. "This guest has been a client of mine for almost a year now. It has taken four sessions to achieve our desired shade of silver blonde." Here Bruce shares the details for the transformation.

Awards & Contests Krystle Waivio
Awards & Contests

Announcing the Braids & Brides Top 10 Semifinalists!

Lauren Quick and Alison Alhamed | February 10, 2017

After receiving nearly 3,000 entries since the launch of the Braids & Brides contest, it was extremely difficult to narrow the pool of beautiful special-occasion styles down to 10! Take a look below to see who our semifinalists are, and stay tuned as they submit their best braid work for judging.

Load More