Four-strand braid - for the beauty girl!
As the gorgeous Sophia Loren said: “The hairstyle influences how the day goes, and in the end, life.” Of course, today the hair has lost its significance, and in the Old Russian state the hairstyle could tell a lot about its owner. Then the only female hairstyle was braids: one - a sign that the girl was not married, and two - they were braided by married women, made a crown, and were required to clean under a headdress.
Modern ladies are not limited in their capabilities and can build on the head the most incredible designs of hair, however, braids are still very popular, and especially the braid of 4 strands. The results of weaving are impressive, and the fact that you can do it yourself is definitely captivating.
Before you master the intricacies of complex weaving, it is worth getting acquainted with the method of how to weave a 4-strand braid in the usual way.
Important is the preparatory stage:
- Only a pure hair can be made a noble and well-groomed braid, so you should wash and dry your head before weaving.
- A small amount of styling products - foam or mousse - is applied to the wet hair. And after fully dried.
Such procedures will make the hair more docile and ductile. Instead of the above means you can completely dry hair sprinkle with varnish.
Then the hair is combed to the occipital region and divided into four equal parts. Now you can begin to weave.
Weave the usual basic braids
For an excellent result, especially without experience, step-by-step instructions can best help where each item is described in detail:
- It is necessary to take one strand in the right hand and place it on the next strand. At the same time, both strands that are intertwined must be held very tightly.
- After the left hand, the next strand is taken and shifted to the one on the right.
- That strand that remained, wind up under the first, which becomes central.
- The second strand is transferred to the third, and the fourth - to the second.
- The first strand is pulled under the second, and the third leans onto the fourth.
- The first is placed on the third, and the second under the third.
- Braided to the desired length, the hair at the end is fixed with a hairpin or rezinochki.
This pattern of weaving braids from 4 strands allows you to create a ready-made hairstyle. But there are other, more complex methods, which are also based on 4-strand weaving.
This is a luxurious hairstyle, consisting of loose hair, decorated with ornate hair. How to braid the braid so that it becomes a real decoration?
You can use the following algorithm:
- Take part of the hair from the temporal region and divide them into three equal strands. One becomes the top, the second - the middle, and the third - the bottom.
- The middle one should be placed on the upper one, and its, in turn, on the lower one. Thus, the middle moved to the top, and the bottom - in the middle.
- On the side of the crown it is necessary to select the 4th strand, then it will be falling down. It is laid under two strands - the top and bottom, on the one in the middle.
- The upper strand is passed under the middle one, passes over the bottom one, then under the fourth one, which is then “released”.
Such a phased weaving is repeated to the end, and all the time it is necessary to pick up the strands that are next to the previous ones, constantly moving from one ear to the other.When the braid is finished, the remaining tip should be carefully fixed with the help of an invisible one, so that it is invisible.
There are several variations of hairstyles with braids Waterfall:
- openwork braids, which use stretching strands;
- the frame of the hairstyle is made up of thin braids;
- double-sided weaving, braids are connected in the center, secured with an elastic band and decorated with hairpins.
Any hairstyle has a detailed description and it is best to use a detailed scheme.
Stylized braid for any occasion
If it seems to someone that braids are an attribute of little girls or schoolgirls, then this is rather a delusion. Braid a neat braid of four strands to work, and you will see that it will not look childish.
Spit the 4-strand braid as follows:
- It is necessary to comb the hair and separate their part where the weaving begins.
- One strand should be raised and under it attach tape, folded and secured with the help of invisible cross-wise. The tape must be attached in the center, as it plays the role of the central strand.
- Hair is divided into 3 parts, equal in thickness.
- Spit braided in the usual way - from 3 strands. The extreme right is pounced on the tape, then the same is done on the left.
- The extreme left is held under the tape and thrown over the next. This strand must be held under the right strand from the edge.
- Then the braid is woven according to the proposed algorithm to the end, and is fixed at the end with an elastic band or an invisible one.
What you need to braid braids of 4 strands - the scheme, the desire and hair of the appropriate length. In fact, this hairstyle is suitable for long hair of absolutely any type and of the fair sex of different ages. It will favorably emphasize the play of color, will add volume to thin hair, and thick will make it just gorgeous!