How to Create a Sides Up Hairstyle

To create a sides up hairstyle you going to need 4 to 6 small bobby pins, hairspray, rat tail comb, 2 small hair elastics, brush, spray bottle and 3 to 5 minutes of your free time.

How to create a Sides Up Hairstyle

Step By Step Instructions
Step 1: Begin the style with curly or straight hair then part down the middle.

How to create a Sides Up HairstyleStep 2: Then create a section slightly just above the end of the eyebrow and just going back a couple of inches towards the back of the head.

Step 3: Next take the part wich is down to just behind the ear. That way you will have that triangle shaped section of hair.

Step 4: The just clip or pin the front part of hair out of the way.

How to create a Sides Up HairstyleStep 5: Next, use the sectioned out triangle strand of hair just above the ear then create a loose simple braid. But make sure your braid towards the back of the head so that way it can lay flat and also remember that you don’t want to braid to be too tight or the braid won’t slide up.

How to create a Sides Up HairstyleStep 6: Soon as you have completed the braid, simply hold the middle hair strand with the thumb and then index finger of your left and gently slide up the other 2 hair strands with the other hand and towards the head. But make sure that against the head you push the hair tightly and create the desired snaking effect in the braid.

How to create a Sides Up HairstyleStep 7: Now easy the braid up just a little bit and secure it with an hair elastic, so that way you can make sure the slide up part stays intact.

Step 8: On the other side of the head repeat steps numbers 2-7.

How to create a Sides Up HairstyleStep 9: Now just release the rest of the hair you had been clipped away on top and finger comb it down.

Step 10: Then against your head over the top of your hair lay the braid flat and then use 2 crossed bobby pins and secure it in place.

Step 11: Now from the back of your head use a little hair and then to hide them spread it over the bobby pins.

Step 12: Repeat this on the other side of the head.

Step 13: As a final step add some hairspray for beautiful finish look.

How to create a Sides Up Hairstyle

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