The Side French-Braid Updo
“Braids all around your face can look severe, but this is a way to work in a braid in a pretty, softer way,” says Bryan. Hair with a bit of a wave—whether natural or made with a large-barrel curling iron—lends itself to this style, but it also works for straight hair. And don’t be put off by the French braid aspect: Even a beginner can pull this off.
Click here for the step-by-step Side French-Braid Updo how-tos.