Turn your wave into an up-do

HOW TO CREATE AN EASY UP-DO

Now that you've added texture in your hair with waves, we can now create a fun and simple up-do. See below if you'd like to see how to make a simple wave. 

Tip:If you use a little bit of wax, it'll make the look easier to create.

1) Separate your hair into two parts, top and bottom. Tie the top part of your hair with a small elastic and make it loose.

1) Separate your hair into two parts, top and bottom. Tie the top part of your hair with a small elastic and make it loose.

2) Take the top knot and place your fingers and the middle. Spread the knot by pulling left and right to create a hole. Now lift the pony tail and pull through the hole you just made. We call this a "kururin-pa" in Japanese. 3) Tug under the knot left and right to tighten and lift the band.

2) Take the top knot and place your fingers and the middle. Spread the knot by pulling left and right to create a hole. Now lift the pony tail and pull through the hole you just made. We call this a "kururin-pa" in Japanese.

3) Tug under the knot left and right to tighten and lift the band.

4) Using the top and bottom separations, make a braid.

4) Using the top and bottom separations, make a braid.

5) Continue to do this until you've created a full braid.

5) Continue to do this until you've created a full braid.

6) When completed, loosen the braid a little by pulling both sides.

6) When completed, loosen the braid a little by pulling both sides.

7) Roll up the braid and pin under the "kururin-pa." Use more pins if there are any loose hairs. To hold, use some finishing spray.

7) Roll up the braid and pin under the "kururin-pa." Use more pins if there are any loose hairs. To hold, use some finishing spray.

8) Decorate with a cute hair clip!

8) Decorate with a cute hair clip!

Michael Tran