How To: Braided Style for Straight Hair

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Start

  1. Apply ½ pump of anti-frizz polish to blow-dried hair.

Style

  1. Create a zigzag at your part, and pull some strands out around your hairline. Add a pigtail around top of ear.
  2. Add two pumps of texturizing powder, then create a 3-strand braid. Gently tug on strands for more texture.
  3. Take one braid and drape over top of head; secure with a bobby pin. Repeat with other side.

Finish

  1. Complete the look with hairspray.

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