January 22, 2019

Fluffy Heart Braid | Valentine’s Day Hairstyle

January is flying by, and Valentine’s Day will be here before we know it! Every year I love thinking up fun, heart hairstyles. The #CGHFluffyHeart is super cute and perfect for all of the littles’ Valentine’s Day festivities! This heart hairstyle just may be one of my favorites.

Fluffy Heart | Cute Girls Hairstyles

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Fluffy Heart | Cute Girls Hairstyles

Items Needed: Elastics, comb, hairspray (if desired)

Time Requirement: 10-15 minutes

Skill Level: Medium

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Step-By-Step Instructions: 

  1. Start about an inch above the ear and pull the hair into an elastic.
  2. Find the center of the elstic, make a hole, and flip the hair in the elastic from the bottom up to the top.
  3. Separate the ponytail into 3 even sections.
  4. Begin on the right section and make a 3 strand braid.
  5. Pancake the outside edge of the braid.
  6. Repeat step 5 on the left side.
  7. Fluff the middle section of the ponytail by backcombing the base slightly.
  8. Secure the all 3 sections of the ponytail together with an elastic.
  9. Pull at the base of the ponytail to make it tighter and to accentuate the heart shape.