Cute and classy? What’s not to love?
With so many half updos on the market, it can be tricky to pick one that’ll flatter your curly hair – with all kinds of braids, twists, and buns, it’s enough to make your head spin! But fret no more, because the All Things Hair team have whipped up an adorable updo for you to try: and it comes in the form of a half-up, half-down mini bouffant with braids!
Ideal for a fancy dinner out or after-work drinks with friends, this evening hairstyle is the perfect companion to your natural curls. So, what are you waiting for? Watch the video above, and read on for a super simple step-by-step guide!
Half updos: A step-by-step tutorial to the mini bouffant with braids
Start with clean hair.
Smooth your strands.
Section and apply dry shampoo.
Backcomb and create your bouffant.
After backcombing, gather the hair at your crown into a bouffant shape, and pin it in place at the back of your head using bobby pins.
Accessorise with your bow.
Create your braids.
Set your style.
Has this adorable half-up, half-down mini bouffant got you super excited for your next party attendance? If so, then you’ll also want to check out our pretzel side bun tutorial – it’s sure to wow all of your friends!