Hairstyles for Medium Hair consist of different hairstyles for medium hair (hair at shoulder level) that can suit one’s preference especially if you have or prefer medium hair. In this article will take you through the vital and basic instructions of coming up with medium length hairstyles. Medium hair can range from curly, straight, fine, thick, and so many others but I guarantee you will find something that will definitely suit your taste.
Medium length hair is best for romantic occasions like prom nights, dates and other outings. This is so because
medium hair brings out the romantic and sexy look of an elegant lady. Furthermore, medium hair brings out the girlish look in you. In other words, it makes you look a little younger than your age and that’s what most ladies prefer. If you prefer standing out of the crowd and rock, then medium hairstyles is the way to go.
The main concept with medium hair is to curl it such that it adds more texture and volume to your hair. Besides adding volume to your hair, teasing your hair thoroughly well will also be an added mark to your hairstyle making it easy for manipulation in any desired hairstyle of your choice. This article will take you through the ideal steps for styling medium hair.
LACED FISHTAIL BRAID HAIRSTYLES FOR MEDIUM HAIR
Laced fishtail braids are a must hairstyle for medium hair because they are really good for working class ladies and bring out the beauty in her extremely well. Laced fishtail braids do not take much time to braid. A maximum of ten minutes will be enough for you to braid your hair into this elegant sexy hairstyle (Laced fishtail braids) if you carefully follow our simple guidelines.
Given the tasks that you go through the day (work load), Laced fishtail braids can even last as long as two to three days when it’s still in that shape and nice looking. If you possess shorter hair and you desire to have a Laced fishtail braid on your head, we would advise you to do a lace backs and then do a flip under bun or messy bun, and trust us, you will have yourself a brilliant Laced fishtail braid.
How To Braid & Style Laced Fishtail Braids Hairstyle For Medium Hair
In order to come up with a fishtail braids hairstyle, start by thoroughly cleaning up your hair with clean water, rinse it and apply a deep conditioner of your choice as well as a shampoo to soften your hair. Wrap a dry clean towel to absorb excess water in your hair then finally use a blow-dryer to thoroughly dry your hair or just allow it to naturally dry by air. Furthermore, adding a styling product to your hair will not do harm to your hair as this will make your hair more flexible especially as you are playing around with it. The Laced fishtail braids hairstyle is good during the summer season which can be worn at the beach or swimming pool.
After preparing your hair, you are now ready to start doing your laced braid as per instruction underneath.
Create a section of hair on your head by parting it on one side, taking the section side with much hair, start the Lace braids by adding in hair to the bottom side of the braid. Proceed continuously doing the Lace braid and crown it at the top center of your head. Finish up your braid just a few inches above the ear level and go on with a simple braid.
Temporarily secure the crown with an elastic rubber band. Do another Lace braid on the other section of the hair that you had parted before, do the Lace braid of the same breadth and size as the one before. This is to enforce uniformity of the braids on your head.
After making the two Lace braids, get them and cross them i.e. the left lace braid runs over to the right and the right lace braid runs over to the left. With the remaining hair freely hanging down, take a section of that hair on the right side and cross it over to the right Laced braid and back to the left braid.
Pick a section of the hanging hair from the left side and cross it over to the left braid and add it to the right inner most braid. In so doing, the first stitch of your fishtail braid will have been done.
Repeat the same procedure for the remaining hanging hair until it is totally done. With these simple instructions, you will have come up with your Laced fishtail braid hairstyle.
THE KNOTTED PONYTAIL HAIRSTYLE FOR MEDIUM HAIR
The Knotted ponytail hairstyle is a very simple and easy hairstyle that can be done by anyone who desires to wear it. If you can make a tying stitch of your shoe laces then, this will be as simple as doing that shoe lace knot on your shoes. The knotted ponytail hairstyle totally suits sports events which will take you less than eight minutes to make and style once you follow the guidelines of how to create and style this hairstyle for medium hair as detailed below.
How To Make & Style Knotted Ponytail Hairstyle For Medium Hair
As always, in making any hairstyle, start by thoroughly cleaning your hair with clean water, do a deep conditioning to it and apply a shampoo of your preference to soften your hair. Wrap a clean towel around your head to absorb excess water to make your hair dry then apply styling products or oil to ease your hair so that it is easy to work with as you style your hair. Below are the guidelines to follow on how to come up with a knotted ponytail hairstyle for medium hair.
Start by making a high ponytail and secure it with a ponytail holder. This is so to keep the ponytail in shape such that you do not have any interruptions as you are working on your hairstyle.
At the ends of the ponytail, grab the two thin strands of hair and comb them to free them from tangles and kinks. Create the first stitch of tying your pair of shoes. This can be achieved by taking the left strand of hair over and under the right strand and finally pulling them tight to make a firm grip of the strands. Keep the two strands of the ponytail tight by clipping each of them to either sides of the ponytail using two small hair clips.
At the back of your head, underneath your ponytail, grab two more small strands of hair and comb them to free them from kinks. Make another knot of the two small hair strands that you are working on. In so doing, you are making another simple stitch in front of the ponytail (this creates a second knot about one inch lower than the first one).
Release the first small clips and make them to have a firm grip of the second knot together. Repeat the same procedure until you finally run out of hair to work on.
At the end of the ponytail when you can no longer make any stitches without the hair falling, gently secure it with an elastic rubber band. Finish the style by putting gently the knots in a place that you desire them to be and there you will have your perfect knotted ponytail hairstyle for your medium hair.
ZIGZAG TWISTED BACK HAIRSTYLE FOR MEDIUM HAIR
Zigzag twisted back hairstyle is one of my favorite Hairstyles for Medium Hair which I mainly wear when I want to be noticed even in a crowd of millions of ladies with different updos and other hairstyles. The Zigzag twisted back hairstyle is suitable casual occasions such as outings, evening walks and sometimes it can work for sports like soccer and softball when either actively or passively involved. The most advantageous aspect of the Zigzag twisted back hairstyle for medium hair is that it stays in shape for fairly a long period when worn on an active day. The Zigzag twisted back hairstyle takes a less time to blend as it will requires less than 15 minutes to achieve a finished look. These are the guidelines that will aid you in coming up with a Zigzag twisted back hairstyle which you can style on your medium hair.
How To Create & Style Zigzag Twisted Back Hairstyle For Medium Hair
Start by thoroughly cleaning up your hair with clean water. Apply a deep conditioning and a shampoo, all of your own choice, to soften the hair. Dry it either naturally by allowing it to dry by air or use a blow-dryer to quickly dry up your hair. Apply a hair gel or oil to make the hair more flexible as you manipulate it. Below are the instructions that will aid you in coming up with a Zigzag twisted back hairstyle.
Comb all your hair from the hair line towards the back of your head. With the help of a rat-tail comb, create sections of your hair in a diagonal direction from left to right to be able to create the first Zig. Next to the first zig, create another zig by parting the hair to the left to form a zag.
Repeat the same process on the other side of the head to create another zigzag. Create two equal sections of hair with a zigzag part line down the middle. But you have to take note of the breadth and size of the zigzag as both of them have to be of the same size and breadth. From the created zigzag triangle section of hair, near to the face, continue parting the hair down next to ear.
Pull the remaining hair on your head and put it out of the way and secure it with an elastic rubber band until when you need it. Using the hair from the first sectioned triangle, get hold of a strand of hair near to the hair front and divide it into two equal hair strands.
Twist the strands and cross each strand of hair against the other strand of hair to form a twisted rope. In order to make the twists tight enough to keep hold, first twist the strands of hair to the right tight enough and then cross it over to the left strand to come up with a twisted rope.
Repeat the same procedure by adding hair on both sides of the parted sections until when you run out of hair near the ear. Twist the strands of hair into a rope braid and secure it with a clip.
Repeat the same procedure on each of the three remaining sections of hair of the zigzag. At the end of the processes, you will end up with two twisted rope braids on each side of the head. From the four sections, you will have four twisted ropes. Gather them together and secure them with an elastic rubber band at the back of your head. You have finally come up with your Zigzag twisted back hairstyle on condition that you have followed the above guidelines.
FOUR STRAND WATERFALL BRAID HAIRSTYLE FOR MEDIUM HAIR
The 4 strand waterfall braid hairstyle is one of the various Hairstyles for Medium Hair that I would recommend for ladies who have hair close or a little longer below their shoulders. The 4 strand waterfall braid hairstyle for medium hair is good for young girls as well as ladies who do not have a lot of time to spend on their heads more so office ladies.
Since this hairstyle for medium hair can stay in position for some good amount of time, you ought to clean it up thoroughly well with clean water. Apply a deep conditioner and shampoo of your own choice so that you hair is soft enough to help you have ease while working on your hair. With all well done, you are now ready to start working on your hair for the 4 strand waterfall braid hairstyle.
How To Create & Style Four Strand Water Fall Braid Hairstyle For Medium Hair
Section your hair on one side of your head then from the sectioned hair grab small amount of hair at the front near your hairline and divide it into four strands that will help you to come up with the four strands.
Grab the first or top strand (hair close to your hairline) then cross it under the second or next strand then over the third strand and under the fourth strand of hair. After crossing the first strand over and under other strands you will be left with three strands to work on.
Now you are going to do one stitch of a Dutch braid by grabbing the middle strand cross it over the bottom strand then over the top strand.
Go back to the top of your head and pickup more hair to make the fourth strand. Cross that strand under the next strand, over the third strand and then under the last strand then let it fall. Create a Dutch stitch again by grabbing the middle strand cross it over the bottom strand then over the top strand.
Pickup more hair to create the fourth strand and repeat the process (fourth strand under, over, under, let it fall; Dutch stitch – middle strand over the bottom and over the top).
Secure the braid at the back near your scalp using bobby pins by flipping your hair back then use it to cover-up the ends of the braid and bobby pins.
Stretch out or loosen up the braid to make it fuller, thicker and more voluminous to the way you want it to look like and you will be done.
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