How to weave a Greek braid?
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Long thick hair never went out of fashion. They have always remained and remain the pride of their owners, who come up with the most magnificent hairstyles for them. Pigtails have long been popular, since antiquity, when they were worn by the most beautiful maidens of the Middle Ages. And now, braid, braiding her head - this is not only a convenient option for everyday hair, but also a stylish idea for any holiday. Now we know what the Greek braid is, and how to weave it this article will tell!
Having trained, you can braid yourself such a pigtail. This is done in several ways. In any case, pre-wash your hair and treat your hair conditioner and mousse.
The first method of weaving braids
If you like classic weaving, make a parting, dividing the hair into two parts. Take a barrette and slaughter it with one half of the hair. The second side remains for weaving. Divide one strand into three and braid, adding to it the hair of the total mass.The pigtail will be flat, and repeat the contour of the head. But we should not tighten the hair very tightly, a feature of the Greek braid is that it always resembles a voluminous wreath.
When the braid is docked to the head, braid all the remaining hair into it. Now braid the second side, while respecting the symmetry. Your pigtail should turn out lush and level. Separate hairs can be sprayed with varnish, so that they do not get out and do not bristled. When both sides are ready, make braids between each other with a beautiful rubber band or barrette. Disperse the tips and comb the hair that is loose. If you like this braid, the video - how to weave a Greek braid will show you clearly how to do it.
The second method of weaving braids
The second method is more informal. If you go to any non-standard party, then this option is for you. To begin with, hair sprinkle varnish and comb, smoothing them. Weaving is exactly the same as in the classical method, but you need to start from the left ear. Weaving should not be smooth and too neat, its originality manifests itself in negligence. Scythe lead through the entire head and to the right side, but not to the ear.The tips of the hair need to tuck and pin the studs, rolling them tightly into a bun. From the beam, select a few steps to apply wax on them.
Also a good option are thin braids that will look great on a holiday. Above your forehead, take a wide strand and separate it from the rest of the hair, securing them with a clip. Gently rub the front strand, and smooth it out a little with a comb, divide it into two parts. Take a very thin strand to the left of the parting and divide it into three parts. Now braid a pigtail up to the head, where you pin it with a clip. Similarly braid the right side.
We still have a stabbed mass of hair. Split it and scoop it up, smooth it a little and sprinkle it with varnish. All hair lift to gently tuck. You will get a lush roller, which must be stabbed with beautiful studs. Take the tips of all the received braids and circle around the pile, tucking them under it.
Now you know how to weave a Greek braid. Photos and schemes will help to consider in more detail all the details.