Category Archives: Faux Braids

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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Bubble Fishtail Crown Braid
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
February 22, 2015

DIY Faux Waterfall Headband

Since Bailey has cheer in the mornings, and early-morning seminary before that, she has to get up at 4:45 am to get ready for school.  As such, she’s become a master at quick and easy hairstyles, and this DIY Faux Waterfall Braid Headband is one she absolutely loves! This hairstyle is one

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Faux Waterfall Braid Headband
November 16, 2014

How to Create a Banded Puff Braid

A few months ago, Alicia, my friend from high school shared a photo with me on Facebook of this hairstyle that she simply could not figure out. At first, I couldn’t either. It took several weeks, trying to reverse engineer the style in the photo, but the girls and I

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Banded Puff Braid
March 30, 2014

The Alternative Braid | With Abby from TwistMePretty

Many of you know that I started as a hairblogger before becoming a YouTuber. As such, I am very familiar with biggest beauty bloggers and those to make a viral splash on Pinterest.Abby Smith, from Twist Me Pretty, is one of those bloggers I have admired for a long time! I

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The Alternative Braid
November 17, 2013

Pull-Through Braid | Easy Hairstyles

My favorite hairstyles over the years happen to be the ones that are so easy to do, but they leave your friends wondering exactly how you did it! Today’s braid is just like that! This came from Emily, a viewer who emailed me with a photo asking if I could

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Pull-Through Braid | Cute Braids