Are you still stuck with making the simple 3 strand braid? Braiding techniques now command bragging rights. The skill is definitely a one to have. There are so many different styles of braids and probably a new one is discovered every day. If you find it difficult to keep up with this evolving trend, you can try your hand at easy DIY braids that are not only easy but trendy and give you a styled look.
When it comes to braids it is not necessary to put all your hair into the braid. Braiding a selected portion of your hair keeps it in place while allowing it to free and flowing. We have here a simple tutorial of 4 easy DIY braids that you can learn easily and incorporate them into your everyday hairstyles. To achieve the best braided looks make sure you hair is not oily and is free of any tangles.
This video by Twist Me Pretty their YouTube channel Abbey Smith is the simplest tutorial you will find to learn 4 basic DIY braids. The covers a French braid, Dutch braid, Waterfall Braid and Lace braid. You may not ace the braid in your first try but you’ll definitely get them perfected after a few shots at it. So the next time you decide to go for a simple 3 strand braid just remember the level of style you’ll achieve by adding a few more strands!