AUTOPLAY
That JLo Braided Ponytail
14 steps
Hello!
What youโ€™ll need
Hair Brush
Bobby pins
Dry Shampoo
Bobble Or Hair Tie
Assess how sticky your hair is
1. Assess how sticky your hair is
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Assess the geometry of your face
2. Assess the geometry of your face
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Make a deep part then follow and make a second part on the opposite side and a third part in back
3. Make a deep part then follow and make a second part on the opposite side and a third part in back
3
Start with a small section and braid the sections of hair towards your face
4. Start with a small section and braid the sections of hair towards your face
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Braid by pulling the outside pieces in to the centre. Use your thumb to pinch the hair as you add.
5. Braid by pulling the outside pieces in to the centre. Use your thumb to pinch the hair as you add.
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Switching hands as you take hair from the outside left and outside right
6. Switching hands as you take hair from the outside left and outside right
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Remembering the three parts braid along the hairline to the other side then braid toward crown
7. Remembering the three parts braid along the hairline to the other side then braid toward crown
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Continue your braid to your back part and complete the braid without gathering new hair
8. Continue your braid to your back part and complete the braid without gathering new hair
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Gather the braid and the rest of your hair into a ponytail
9. Gather the braid and the rest of your hair into a ponytail
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Use the angle of your cheekbone to inform where you set your ponytail
10. Use the angle of your cheekbone to inform where you set your ponytail
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Assess the situation using pins to flatten stray hair or create volume near the ponytail
11. Assess the situation using pins to flatten stray hair or create volume near the ponytail
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Smooth the back to create volume and manage the front to reduce flyaways or bumps
12. Smooth the back to create volume and manage the front to reduce flyaways or bumps
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Starting closer to the ponytail use your fingers to loosen the braid and give it heft
13. Starting closer to the ponytail use your fingers to loosen the braid and give it heft
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Do sections at a time and step back periodically
14. Do sections at a time and step back periodically
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Thanks!