Learn a different type of braid. Read on to find out how to create chic pipe braids.
What you’ll need
Braids are among the go-to hairstyles of long-haired women. These ‘dos are also perfect when the day is hotter and more humid as usual. If you’ve been wearing your hair in a basic three-strand braid for so long, maybe it’s time for you to level up. Why don’t you try pipe braids? This hairstyle looks similar to a Dutch braid, but involves some loops and knots. Don’t worry, we’ll guide you every step of the way so you can create this hairstyle in no time. Ready to make pipe braids? Here’s how.
9 Steps in creating pipe braids
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Part your hair
Create a loop and a knot
After that, grab both ends and tighen to form a knot. Set aside the top tail by clipping it on the other side of your head.
Make another loop and knot
Unclip and repeat
Now that you’re done with one side, it’s time to create pipe braids on the side of your hair. Again, your hairstyle doesn’t need to be perfect.
Jazz it up
Look chic and pretty
What can you say about pipe braids? A bit challenging to do, yes, but the effort is super worth it. All you need to do is practice until you master this hairstyle. Soon, you’ll be creating pipe braids like a pro.
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