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5 Funky braid tutorials

Elizabeth Mitchell is a freelance fashion and beauty writer living in Los Angeles. A graduate of New York University, she regularly contributes to The Fashion Spot, The Luxury Spot and authors the Star Style column for StyleBakery Teen. ...

Get it twisted

If you dig the braided look as much as we do, then you’ll totally flip out for these out of the box styles that’ll have your friends oohing and aahing! Learn how to recreate them below thanks to celebrity hairstylist Lachers Reese of Angelo David Salon.

5 braids

Get it twisted

If you dig the braided look as much as we do, then you’ll totally flip out for these out of the box styles that’ll have your friends oohing and aahing! Learn how to recreate them below thanks to celebrity hairstylist Lachers Reese of Angelo David Salon.

The sassy snake French braid

1

Brush your hair in preparation for styling.

The snake braid step 1

2

Starting at the tip of your ear on one side, create a French braid going all the way across to the opposite side of your head and snaking back around again. Secure the end of the braid with an elastic hair tie.

The snake braid step 2

3

Using the pointed end of a teasing comb, start to lift and loosen the French braid by gently tugging it from underneath. Do this on the entire French braid to give it an effortless feel.

The snake braid step 3

4

Take the remaining ponytail braid, and create the illusion of a third French braid by pinning it across your head, going toward the opposite side. Secure tightly.

The snake braid step 4

5

Let a few pieces of hair fall down for a carefree vibe.

The snake braid step 5

6

Complete your look with hairspray.

The snake braid step 6

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Photo credits: Linda Covello Photography
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