5 Braided Hairstyles for Short Hair

It’s short, it’s edgy, it’s stylish, SHORT HAIR is the talk of the town of today’s women. They love to experiment and it is the perfect way to FLAUNT. Who says you can only style with long hair? I have short hair and it defines me as a WOMAN. So, I am back again with some five interesting “braided hairstyle” for women who love their shoulder length hair. These braided hairstyles are super easy, and you can style them up for your office, college and party.

Braided Headband

The braided headband is super easy and keeps your hair off from your face. It is a clean hairstyle which gives an illusion of headband. This hairstyle hides the unwashed hair smartly.

• First, brush your hair smooth and make it tangle free.
• The braids should cross from your right ear to the left ear.
•  You need to part your hair horizontally and avoid wavy lines. The straighter it is, the more it will look better.
•  Now, comb the hair and make three sections of the hair and begin your braiding. First, start with the right side and then with the left side.

•  As you reach close to the ear, now tie the hair with the elastic band. Blend the loose ends of braided hair with the remaining pony tail at the back to create a headband illusion.

Dutch Braids with Side-Swept Bangs

This hairstyle works great on straight, curly and wavy hair. This braid gives the little texture to the hair and it looks perfect for any casual outing.

  • Comb your hair and part the hair thoroughly
  • Then, start with Dutch braid keeping three sections of hair
  • Start making the braid from your hairline until the end of your ears.
  • Tie the hair with a band and keep the remaining hair on one side of your shoulder

Milkmaid Braids

Want to keep your hair up? Milkmaid braid is just the right choice for you. Here, the two braids are wrapped around each other on the top of your head.

  • Comb your hair and make a center part
  • Now tie your hair sideways
  • Start making a braid first at the right side, then makes another braid on the left side.
  • Now, bring the first braid on the top of the head and use a bobby pin to keep the braid in place. Similarly, follow the same thing on the left side.
  • Finally set the hair with hair spray.

A French-Braided Updo

If you are a lover of updo hairstyle, then this French braid updo is just the perfect one for you. 
  • You need to make two pigtails in a plaited form
  • Attach the tails of your in an updo bun or secure simply with bobby pins

Though the hair style looks tough, it is very simple once you make the braid. This hairstyle is perfect for you to attend a beach wedding.

Crown Braid

  • Wash your hair first; you can use leave-in conditioner or even hair oil for this braid
  • Make a crown braid in a tightly coiled hair
  • Make a side part
  • Start braiding from top in three sections
  • Continue braiding till you reach to another side of your ear.
  • Secure the loose hair at the end with a bobby pin
  • Use a hair spray to set the hair in place.

Don’t worry if you have short hair girls. You can even rock the style with these amazing braid hairstyles for short hair.
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