Category Archives: Faux Braids

November 06, 2016

Side Elastic Braid

This hairstyle is one of my very favorites!  It is easy enough to be an everyday look but fancy enough to use for a romantic date or a holiday party! It looks complicated but is super simple! I know you will love it as much as I do! All you

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May 22, 2016

3-in-1 Cascading Waterfall | Build-able Hairstyle

Today we have not 1 but 3 great hairstyles to show using a Waterfall Braid.  Abby loves this option for several reasons.  First, it’s Gorgeous!  Second, it’s great to cover crazy flyaways.  Last, it looks way more complicated than it is.Option #1- Cascade Waterfall This is such a beautiful and

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March 26, 2016

5 Pretty Hairstyles for Easter!

On Easter Sunday we celebrate re-birth and new life.  We say goodbye to winter and hello to spring! Easter marks the time we break out florals and bring color back into our wardrobe.  You simply cannot forget a fresh spring hairstyle to celebrate Easter!  I picked out a few of

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The Bow Bun | Prom Hairstyles
March 13, 2016

Triple Flip Combo

Today, Kamri and I will teach you how to create a Triple Flip Combo.  This combination uses techniques we’ve shown you here before…..a series of flip-unders and a pull-through braid. Kamri LOVES this hairstyle.  If you know anything about her, she simply loves these easy combos! Previous Tutorials:  Flip Unders and Pull-Through Braid

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Triple Flip Combo
February 14, 2016

How to Create a Faux Fishtail Crown Braid

I think that this Faux Fishtail Braid Crown is absolutely stunning! We’ve shown you how to use this faux braiding technique in one of our very first hairstyle tutorials from six years ago, as part of our Daddy ‘Do series where Shaun does the hair. The point is, this type of faux

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January 07, 2016

5 Cute & Easy Hairstyles for the Gym

Hello Lovelies! Can you believe it’s already January? Many of us are now ready to welcome 2016 with some very big sounding New Year’s Resolutions. After all the Christmas and New Year’s festivities that very often involve too much food (at least in my case), starting to exercise and losing some

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Gym Hairstyles
December 06, 2015

Pull-Through Mermaid Braid

Be sure to subscribe to our NEW MillennialMoms YouTube channel!  For a few years now, moms have emailed in to ask me why we quit posting “Mom Minute” advice articles and videos here on CGH. I really loved doing it, but we really wanted to do something much bigger than an occasional post! So I

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October 11, 2015

Twist Faux Braid | Halloween Hairstyles

Halloween is just a few weeks away, and we’re ready to give you a few more Spooktorials! For today’s hairstyle tutorial, we will be teaching you how to create a Twist Faux Braid, a perfect braid for a Greek or Roman Goddess! This style was requested by my daughter Brooklyn,

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May 17, 2015

DIY Woven Faux Hawk | Edgy Hairstyles

This week’s hairstyle is a mashup inspired by a style created for Bailey during one of her photo shoots a few months back. The hair stylist was Charise Miller, a friend of mine from Utah, who I love to watch work her magic. For this tutorial, I wanted something that

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Woven Faux Hawk | Edgy Hairstyles
May 03, 2015

Faux French Braid

I learned this Faux French Braid last month, from a friend here in TX, whose 10-yr old daughter wore it that day. To me, the braid looked a lot like a French Braid, but the stitching looked a bit different so I knew it couldn’t be. When my friend finally showed me

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Faux French Braid