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Woven Fishtail Headband

Lengthy locks give the classic vibes when left undone, but sometimes you want to add personal touch to stand out of crowd of other long hair beauties. Woven fishtail headband is a great addition to the long hair that’s otherwise untouched. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastics, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to Long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin by brushing your hair away from the face, grab the section of hair behind the ears and divide the hair into 2 sections. (I have clip in the hair extensions for volume) Take a tiny piece of hair from the left side and cross it under that strand (now you have one tiny strand of hair in between 2 large strands). Then take a tiny piece of hair from right side strand and cross it over that strand and under tiny strand, then add that tiny piece from left side strand to right side strand. (The First stitch of the braid is complete). Take a new tiny piece of hair from left side strand and cross it over that strand and under the tiny strand of hair, add that tiny piece from right side strand to left side strand. (The key to this braid is […]
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Double Dutch Braids

Hello! This is the hottest braid these days. This braid is a Kim Kardashian inspired braid. It’s super easy to create. What I love about this braid that it’s great for second or third day hair. It looks unique & edgy, would be perfect for workout, yoga, school, work or for parties as well. It can turn into sexy beach waves after taking them out! You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, elastic, spray bottle, hairspray {if required} Time Taken:10-12 mins Skill Level: Easy Hair Length: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin with center parting from the front part of forehead to the nape of neck. Now hold any one side & grab the piece of hair from the front part, divide them into 3 equal parts. Take the left side strand under the middle strand & right side strand under the middle strand. Keep adding the new hair to both side strands & cross it under the middle strand. Continue doing this till you reach the end of hair & secure the braid with elastic. Repeat the steps 2-5 on the other side as well. Happy braiding..
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Bow HEadband

Hello! Today’s hairstyle is a bow headband. I have created big bow onto one side of the head. This hairstyle is not much complex to do on yourself. The main key to this hairstyle is to use a lot of hairspray so it keeps the hair in place. Step by step instructions on how to do this hairstyle would be difficult. Then too let’s try.! I wore this hairstyle with an indo-western dress. So have to style something that won’t look too traditional.This hairstyle would be perfect for reception, parties, festivals, baby showers. I wore this hairstyle in marriage function of my cousin. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to Long Hair Steps of Instructions: Pick a section of hair behind your ear from both the sides. Now back comb the front part of the forehead to give it the puffy look. Then take a strand from one side of hair & hairspray ample on the strand, then flatten the strand using fingers. (the strand would be about an inch in size). Place the strand horizontally to the other side around the ear and secure it with a […]
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Pinned Curls Side do

Hello! I have previously done this pinned curled side do on self. But this time I did on my client for her baby shower. Her hair growth is very good and it actually looks pretty. I have started by curling the entire hair first. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, curling iron, spray bottle, bobby pins, hair elastic, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting your hair, tease the hair from crown area. Now pin the hair by making a puff at the back of head, leave few ends aside. Shifting all the hair to the heavier section, then take the hair lighter side of parting behind the ears down and slightly twist it and pin it. Again take the hair from the nape of neck and do the exact same thing. Take the strand kept aside and divide it into 3 parts and curl them. Gently roll all of them taking ends and place it over the twist. Curls the rest of the hair & add hair accessory.
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4 Strand Waterfall

When I saw this hairstyle on Instagram I just loved it. I was so desperate to try this hairstyle. I started looking for the tutorials which can actually teach me how to do. Then I tried to do it a couple of times by it seems so confusing and my hands begin to ache. I took few try to actually achieve this braid. Actually, 4 Strand waterfall is more an advanced version for any of the braider. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle,hair elastics, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Hard Hair Length: Any hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin with side parting the hair or center parting as desired, grab a section of hair beside parting and divide it into 4 equal parts. Take 1st strand next to parting and cross it over 2nd strand and under 3rd Strand and over 4th Strand, then cross the 4th Strand under 2nd Strand. (The First stitch of the braid is now complete). Drop the 1st strand aside. Now you’ll have only 3 Strands in hand (This is the key to braid this style). Now add new hair to the 1st strand next to the parting and cross it over 2nd strand and under 3rd Strand, then grab a new strand of hair (i.e 4th Strand) and cross […]
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Side do with curls

Hello! Any hairstyle with curls looks amazing. There are many ways to do curls, with curling wand and heatless curls as well. Heatless curls do not cause any damage to the hair. However it is little time consuming also. I did this hairstyle by using the curling iron of 18 mm. Step by step procedure to do this hairstyle is not possible here. Then too I would try to give you gist. First of all I have curled the entire hair. Then keeping side parting, grab the hair to one side. Gently twist the strands from other side of parting and pin it. you can do as many twist as you want. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, curling wand, spray bottle, bobby pins, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 15-20 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair
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Messy hairdo

Well! Messy hairdo works best with the textured hair. So the ones with wavy hair, this style is for you! I’m not a PRO for doing the messy hairstyles. Even if I try to do it messy, in the end it turns out neat! To your wonder, here I just played with elastics to create the hairstyle. So let’s get started! You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, bobby pins, hair elastic, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 5-7 mins Skill Level: Easy Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Start with little teasing the front part of head, make a puff by smoothening the hair and pin at the crown area. Now grab the chunk of hair from both the sides and secure it with elastic, little on side (not in center). Pull the hair upside down through the base, then gently pull the hair randomly to make it look fluffy. Again grab the hair from side and secure it with elastic, this time on opposite side to the previous one. Add some flowers.
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Criss Cross Waterfall braid

Today I’ll be showing you the waterfall braid, criss cross waterfall which is slightly unique than the regular one. Generally we would do the waterfall hairstyle around the head. Here in this hairstyle the waterfall goes vertically towards center of the head. I did this hairstyle when I went for holidays. It was the day I went to see the cricket match at the stadium for the first time ever. However if you would know the regular French braiding you can follow the steps to achieve this style. At first it might look little complicated but it’s easier than you think. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, elastic, bobby pins, spray bottle, hairspray {if required} Time Taken:7-8 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to Long hair length Steps of Instructions: Begin by parting your hair from eyebrow to eyebrow. Now grab a section of hair from the front of forehead & divide the hair into 3 equal sections. Take the right strand over the middle one & left strand over the middle one. Now release the right strand & replace it with a new strand of hair, cross it over the middle strand. Then release the left strand & replace it with […]
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Messy Braid

Well! Messy braid is so in these days. I’m not a lover of messy braids though. People generally do anything in name of messy braid or updo. I would say anything done without precision is called messy now-a-days. Anyways go with the flow! So I did few twisted at the back of head following with dual fishtail twisted together. You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, bobby pins, hair elastic, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 10-12 mins Skill Level: Medium Hair Length: Medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Start with brushing your hair away from the face or with side parting, whatever you wish! Now grab a section of hair about an inch wide and begin to twist it by slightly pulling the hair to it make fluffy. Then pin the strand to the other side near ear. Grab the section of hair from opposite side and begin to twist it by slightly pulling the hair to make it fluffy, pin it to the opposite side. Repeat this 3-4 times. Take rest of the hair and split in half. Begin with fishtail braid with both the sections till the end of hair. Once again twist both the fishtail and secure both the braid […]
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Pull THrough Braid with Fishtail

Today’s braid is pull through with fishtail. Isn’t this combo looking beautiful? This braid is inspired by hair guru of YouTube cutegirlshairstyles. This hairstyle isn’t intricate as it look. Here about 3 stitches of pull through braid is taken followed by the fishtail with remaining hair. Check out the link to see the other pull through braid and with pearl I did. http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/pull-through-braid http://tanvivayla.com/portfolio/pull-through-braid-with-pearls You’ll Need: Brush, rat-tail comb, spray bottle, hair elastic, hairspray {if desired}. Time Taken: 6-7 mins Skill Level: Easy Hair Length: medium to long hair Steps of Instructions: Begin by brushing your hair away from face. Grab the chunk of hair into a ponytail from centre of forehead deep till crown, then slide down about 2 inches and tie elastic. Now grab the chunk of hair from below and tie it with elastic Then make a hole at the center of the first ponytail and pull through the ponytail which is just below. Once again slide down about 2 inches and tie elastic. Now grab the chunk of hair from below and tie it with elastic Make a hole at the center of the first ponytail and pull through the ponytail which is just below. Continue repeating the above step […]
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