Braids and boho-chic hairstyles are so in this summer. They’re chic and laidback and are perfect for all your summer OOTDs. There are many ways to wear a braided hairstyle. In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to give it a boho touch. Get ready with your styling tools and let’s learn how to create the half up boho braid.
7 Steps in Creating a Half Up Boho Braid
Make sure that your hair is free from visible signs of damage. Wash your tresses with Sunsilk Damage Reconstruction Shampoo and Sunsilk Damage Reconstruction Conditioner. These will also help make your hair smooth and shiny.
Get ready for braiding
Take a small section of hair near one side of your forehead. Divide it into three smaller sections
Create a Dutch braid. Cross the left section under the middle section, then the right section under the new middle section. Repeat until you reach the tips of your hair. Pin the braid near your crown.
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Take another section of hair on the other side and put it into a Dutch braid as well. Pin the braid near your crown.
Make them thicker
Gently pull the sides of your Dutch braids with your thumb and index finger to make them look fuller and give your hairstyle a bit of volume.
Spritz TONI&GUY Body Amplify Creation Hairspray all over your hair to help make your hairstyle last long. This will also help smooth out frizz.
There you have it! You’ve successfully created a half up boho braid. Rock this hairstyle in a summer garden or beach party. Nail the boho look by wearing a maxi dress and strappy sandals along with this ‘do. A few boho accessories like bangles and dangling earrings won’t hurt, too. Enjoy!
Other Braided Half Updos to Try
Check out these half updos that are just as chic.
1. Half up half down with braid
Pressed for time? You can create this braided half updo quicky. Just gather a section of hair near your crown, and instead of tying it into a low half ponytail, you braid it. That’s it! You can do this in five minutes or even less.
2. Loop braid
The loop braid acts as a beautiful hair accent, especially if you have silky smooth locks. Don’t let frizz distract from this hairstyle by using shampoo that moisturizes hair and calms rebellious frizz. You can also apply hair serum on your hair before styling.
3. Waterfall braid
Glam up for a romantic dinner date by putting your hair in a waterfall braid. It goes perfectly with wavy hair, so if you have straight locks, nail this look by curling your hair using a big or medium-sized barrel curler. Prep your hair by applying hair mousse so help add volume, tame frizz, and give you beautiful and well-defined waves.
Ready to rock the half up boho braid? Show this tutorial to your friends as well, so all of you can try this amazing hairstyle. Make sure to come back to this page for more tutorials and hairstyle ideas.
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