Having beautiful hair is all the rage! A great way to show off your beautiful hair, is by doing braids that look amazing. Here are 15 adorable ways to wear braids.
1. Effortlessly undone braid
The “undone” look is trending. To effortlessly have your hair done is like the no-makeup make look. You want to look put together, but also as if you just woke up like that. This braid will give you this vibe right away. It doesn’t look too messy or too perfect! It’s right in the middle, just where we like it.
2. Can you see my halo?
This braid looks great on anyone! It gets all the hair out of the face and it looks like you put in more work than you actually did. The look gives a beautiful “greek goddess” type vibe. It’s perfect for a regular school day, brunch with the girls, or a romantic evening with someone special. Show off that beautiful neck of yours by pairing this hairstyle with a delicate necklace.
3. Braids in the front
Now if you are not so great at braiding your hair, this may be the perfect look for you. Adding a braid to the front of the hair will make you look like you added a little bit more effort to your daily go-to hairstyle. Put two braids in the front and have it going towards the back of the hair or leave it down to add a bit more glam!
4. Box Braids
This hairstyle is well known and has been around for a long time! It looks both beautiful and amazing on anyone who has an afro type of hair texture. You are able to either use your own hair to create the box braids or braid in extensions to add length like a queen! It does take a long time to do the braids, but it’s definitely worth the wait since they last weeks on end!
5. French Braids
French braids are a well known stable to many. It’s cute and stylish and doesn’t take much time to do them. It can give a girly vibe or it can also amp up your look making you look like a professional boxer depending on how loose or tight you make the braids. You can either create two long side braids, or you can incorporate a french braid into any hairstyle that is already down. Both ways are adorable!
6. Braided Ponytail
This hairstyle is amazing. It brings an entirely new look to a regular ponytail. It’schic and stylish and completely easy to do. This look will look the best on medium to long hair lengths. If you have highlights this will also really look fabulous because the multiple colors will give a new level of dimension to the hair.
7. Dutch Braid
If you are tired of the regular braid, or french braid it could be time to try out the dutch braid. It gives a whole new vibe to the hairstyle. If you have hair that’s on the thinner side this look could help with giving the appearance of more hair!
8. Lemonade Braid
If you are inspired by Beyonce like the rest of us, then you know that this hairstyle will probably be one of the first on your list. This hairstyle was inspired by her album Lemonade. In her music videos, she worked this hairstyle, and it was AMAZING. Whatever Beyonce does, we have to do!
9. Braided Bun
Dirty hair? No worries, we got you! You never have to feel that there isn’t a hairstyle for dirty hair! This bun that starts as a braid will literally change your life. By adding two braids from either side of your head and securing it with clear elastics, and then you can gather all the hair at the nape of your neck into a low messy bun. No one will know that your hair is dirty especially since your new hairstyle just looks so darn cute!
10. Snake Braid
This is a really cool braid for the girlies out there who are looking for a new braid trend to try out. It may be a challenge to get the hang of it, but once you do so it will be worth it. Totally adorable for the go-to trendsetters out there!
11. Half upbraid into bun or ponytail
This hairstyle is totally bad-ass! It looks amazing on anyone and gives a very “cool girl” vibe. All you have to do is braid the top portion of the hair and you could either leave the rest in a pony or turn it into a fun bun! Great for anyone who hates when their hair is in their face, but still wants to slay the day. Add some curls to amp up the look even more!
12. Braid into pigtails or space buns
Celebs are rocking this hairstyle left and right. So easy to do! Braid your hair into two braids on each side of your head and at the nape of your neck either make it into two ponytails or space buns. Both hairstyles look extremely cute and fun. A great hairstyle for any festivals or concerts!
13. Side Braid
Who doesn’t love a good side braid? Sure, it’s VERY easy, but it’s such a classic look. Miley Cyrus rocked this hairstyle on the carpet once and everyone became obsessed with it. It’s iconic. Simple, but iconic. Make this braid stand out more by adding extensions, teasing the crown of the head, or taking out bits and pieces from the braid. Anyone one of these tricks will make the braid look even better.
14. Ombre Braids
Ombre braids are a hot look right now. They are different and unique in every way possible. It adds a certain level of art to the hair that has never been seen before. If you are ready to switch up your hairstyle to a new level, this is the look for you. Experiment with colors! The bolder the color, the cooler it looks!
15. Messy braided pony
This one is for our girls who are free-spirited, boho, or beach-inspired. This beautifully messy look is great with fishtail braids that lead into a low pony. Add beach waves with either a spray or curling iron to complete the look.