Hairstyle Suitability Rating (?): ★★★★★

Mika Newton Long Straight Formal Braided Hairstyle - Light Blonde Hair Color

1 View
Added: 20 Feb 2013
Hairstyle Popularity Rating: ★★★★★



Description

This gorgeous light blonde mane is blow-waved smooth and left to fall over the shoulders for a sweet and simple look and feel. A braid is added to the top to compliment the over-all look and completes this style brilliantly. product is needed for hold and shine.

Hairstyle Type

Category
Formal
Length
Long
Elasticity
Straight

Haircut Technique

Type
Blunt Cut

Suitability

Gender
Women
Face Shape
round,oval,heart,triangular
Hair Density
Thin/Medium
Hair Texture
Fine/Medium
Age
Under 21, 21 - 30, 31 - 40, and 41 - 50
Height
Any
Weight
Thin/Average/Large
Forehead Height
Short/Average
Neck Length
Short/Average
Ears
Small/Average
Nose
Small/Average
Glasses
Yes

Styling

Time
20 minutes
Tip
Use your finishing products to smooth down the ends and direct your hair into place.
Products
Smoothing Shine, Hair Spray, and Moisturizer
Tools
Blow Dryer



Similar hairstyles you may be interested in...

 Long Straight Formal    Hairstyle with Blunt Cut Bangs  - Light Blonde Hair Color
★★★★★
 Long Straight Formal    Hairstyle with Side Swept Bangs  - Light Blonde Hair Color
★★★★★
Taylor Swift Long Straight Formal    Hairstyle with Blunt Cut Bangs  - Light Honey Blonde Hair Color
★★★★★
Khloe Kardashian Long Straight Formal    Hairstyle   - Light Blonde Hair Color
★★★★★
 Long Straight Formal    Hairstyle   - Light Blonde Hair Color
★★★★★
  Long Straight Formal  Braided Updo Hairstyle   - Light Blonde Hair Color
★★★★★

... hairstyle categories








Styling Steps

1. Apply Moisturizer

Moisturizer

Apply a small amount of hair moisturizer to the palm of your hand and distribute it evenly through the mid-lengths and the ends. Moisturizer will help your hair to maintain good condition and protect your strands from heat as you style.

2. Use a Medium Radial Brush

Brushmedium

A medium radial brush is used on medium to long hair types to smooth out wavy or curly hair textures or to add body to straight hair. When selecting a radial brush, always use one with a pure bristle as this will not tear or damage the hair.

3. Blow-dry the Back Under

Backunder

To blow-dry under, start at the nape/back and place your brush under the section of hair close to the nape. With the dryer held up over the hair, pull the brush from the roots and continue to the mid length's, keeping the blow-dryer following over the top. Once you reach the ends, curve them under. Repeat this step until the section is completely dry.

4. Blow-dry the Sides Under

Sidesunder

To blow-dry the sides, take out a small section of hair from the front and clip the rest of the hair away. Next, place the brush under the section and then pull the brush and hair forward around your face (this curving motion creates body). Place the hair-dryer on top of the brush until you reach the ends and then turn the ends under. Repeat until dry.

5. Apply Smoothing Shine

Smoothingshinefinishing

Apply a very small amount of smoothing shine to the palms of your hands and then run it through the mid-lengths and ends of your hair. Be careful not to add any to the roots or a large amount to any section of the hair as smoothing shine can be very heavy on the hair, weighing it down and making it appear oily.

6. Apply Hairspray

Hairsprayfinishing

To finish, apply a minimal amount of hairspray from an arms length distance to the top, sides and back. Take care not to use too much or you will end up with a white, flaky residue which looks like dandruff.




Recommended Hairstyles...

... hairstyle categories




Send Us Your Feedback

Your suggestions and ideas are important to us.



Virtual hairstyler

Face shape quiz

Hairstyle consultations


Powered by ProofFactor - Social Proof Notifications