Tutorials

Braided Headband Tutorial

Learn how to do a simple braided headband with master stylist Alex K.

Steps:

1. Take a small section from bottom of hairline at the nape of the neck on either side of head.

2. Braid section into desired style of braid. We did a 4 strand braid (over, under, over under), but you can do any type of braid!

3. Take a section of the same size on the other side of the head and repeat step 2.

4. Loosen braids by pulling apart to create more fullness.

5. Take one side and bring over top of head and use a bobby pin to secure on the other side.

6. Repeat step 5 with the other braid and pin on opposite side, crossing the braid over the other.

7. Spray with Aveda Control Force Hairspray to hold in place and you're done!

Full Top Knot Tutorial

Get a perfect top knot every time, with our tips and tricks! Tutorial with master stylist Alex K. 

full top knot tutorial

Steps:

1. Put hair into ponytail and secure with elastic

2. Divide ponytail into 2 sections

3. Backcomb each section all the way to the ends

4.Loosely twist one section and wrap around elastic and pin

5. Loosely twist second section and wrap the opposite way and pin

6. if needed, pin any loose hair or to adjust shape

7. For hold spray Aveda AirControl Hairspray and for shine and sun protection spray Aveda Sun Care Protective Veil.

Easy Beach Waves Tutorial

Soft, easy, beach waves with tutorial with master stylist Alex K.!

Steps:

1. Spray dry hair with Aveda Air Control hairspray

2. Section hair into 3 sections

3. Start at the bottom section and take about 1 inch pieces of hair to wrap around curling barrel. Always wrapping away from the face

4. Work your way around your head and take down a new section

5. Once finished curling, comb your fingers through your hair for a soft natural wave.

6. Finish with hairspray for hold