Summer Beauty Tips and Secrets

6 Easy Braided Hair Looks

Braids are a wish come true for long and short cuts alike. Try one of these easy grown-up twists.  

Model wearing a flower bun hairstyle
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Flower Bun

For this style, the longer your hair, the better. Part it the way you like, then separate a one-inch section of hair at each temple and clip those sections out of the way. Gather your remaining hair at the nape of your neck. Then create two or three low braids, securing the ends with clear elastics. Twist each braid until it curls into itself; bobby-pin in place. Last, unclip and twist the two pieces by your temples. Pin under the braided bun or, for a slightly fancier flourish, tuck their ends into the bun before securing.

Watch this video for a refresher on how to braid hair.

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