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Milkmaid Braid

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Learn how to achieve the unique Milkmaid Braid with the help of TRESemmé stylist, Tyler Laswell. Using Smooth Anti-Frizz Secret Smoothing Crème and Tres Two Extra Firm Control Hairspray, Tyler shows us how to achieve the look step by step.
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  • Anti-Frizz Secret Smoothing Créme
  • Extra Hold Hair Spray
  • Elastic
  • Bobby Pin
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    Anti-Frizz Secret Smoothing Créme

    Enriched with Frizz Defense Complex, this moisturizing crème helps protect from moisture lost due to heat styling and won’t weigh hair down. In fact, this anti frizz cream keeps your hair ultra-smooth for up to five washes*. *vs. no treatment

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    Extra Hold Hair Spray

    Achieve maximum hold with extra flyaway control. This hair style product leaves no stiffness or stickiness—just waterfree, humidity-resistant flexible hold.

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Steps

Learn how to achieve the unique Milkmaid Braid with the help of TRESemmé stylist, Tyler Laswell. Using Smooth Anti-Frizz Secret Smoothing Crème and Tres Two Extra Firm Control Hairspray, Tyler shows us how to achieve the look step by step.
  • Step 1, Apply Smoothing Creme

    1.

    Apply Smoothing Creme

    Prep the hair with a small amount of Anti-Frizz Secret Smoothing Creme.

    Anti-Frizz Secret Smoothing Créme
  • Step 2, Part Hair

    2.

    Part Hair

    Part the hair wherever you like, but the center part is preferred for this look. Once the part is in place, start at the back of the part and continue it down to the back of the head.

  • Step 3, Braid Hair

    3.

    Braid Hair

    To make it easier, secure the base with snag free hair elastic. Use a traditional three strand braid then secure free end with a snag free elastic.

  • Step 4, Braid Both Sides

    4.

    Braid Both Sides

    Repeat Step 3 for the other side of the head.

  • Step 5, Wrap Braids Around Head

    5.

    Wrap Braids Around Head

    Take braid on left hand side of head, pull up, wrap around, and secure the ends with bobby pins behind the right hand ear.

  • Step 6, Secure With Bobby Pins

    6.

    Secure With Bobby Pins

    Repeat with the right side and secure the braid behind the left hand ear.

  • Step 7, Apply Hair Spray

    7.

    Apply Hair Spray

    If you need any help with extra flyaways, use a little bit of TRES Two Extra Firm Control Hair Spray.

    Extra Hold Hair Spray