top news

Look

How To: Vanessa Hudgens' Bejeweled Braid recreated by Sherri Jessee

Tuesday, 01 September 2015 16:33

This year’s MTV Video Music Awards were full of rock-n-roll outfits, out-of-this world performances and of course, glamorous beauty looks from some of our favorite starlets. Actress and singer Vanessa Hudgens donned long, ethereal locks with a voluminous braid lightly embellished with jewels.

The style went perfectly with her floor-length gown with floral appliqués, shimmery shadow and a natural lip color... learn how to recreate the look!

Pravana's Global Creative Advisor, braid and bridal hair expert Sherri Jessee suggests when recreating Vanessa’s look, keep in mind that “braids are always best when you begin with hair that has lots of texture."

To get Vanessa’s ethereal locks, Jessee shares the below how-to:

  1. 1. Begin by distributing an egg-sized amount of Nevo Full Volume Volumizing Mousse through damp hair. Rough dry the hair, squeezing as you dry. Do not brush your hair.
  2. 2. Wrap random sections of hair around a 1 1/4" curling wand, alternating directions.
  3. 3. Create a Dutch braid (start with three sections of hair, braid underneath one another instead of over), framing the face. Braid until you reach the ends, securing with a clear elastic band.
  4. 4. Wrap the tail end of the braid around the head like a crown and tuck the ends beneath the base of the braid in the front hairline. Pin to secure.
  5. 5. Accessorize with small jeweled flowers for a touch of glam.

Photos: Getty Images

  • Vanessa Hudgens



  • Vanessa Hudgens



  •  

Related items

  • Hair Games by Alina Yartseva 01 September 2015

    This whimsical, fascinating collection stands for the fabulous combination of sumptuous, intricated hairstyles and exclusive beauty. Awe-inspiring looks with a wondrous display of hair art magnificence.

  • Henkel Hair Professional Brands launch "BCU" Salon Support Program 01 September 2015

    As North America looks in hope towards salon businesses re-opening, Henkel North America, via its haircare professional brands, Alterna®, Joico®, Kenra®, #mydentity®, Pravana®, Schwarzkopf Professional®, SexyHair®, and Zotos Professional® announce its “Beauty Care United - Standing Together with Stylists” a campaign and program aimed at helping to bring back the ‘unity’ in the salon community.

  • FREE Salon Transformation for Stylists?!? YES! 01 September 2015

    Did you know that PRAVANA is hosting a Salon Transformation Sweepstakes? Two lucky stylists (one booth renter and one commissioned salon owner) have a chance to makeover their spaces, thanks to PRAVANA and its partner Belvedere Maletti, a leading salon design and furnishings company.

  • Forever Da Vinci by Antonio Calvo 01 September 2015

    Inspired by the work of Leonardo Da Vinci, all the jewellery is set in the hair with the purpose of creating true works of art, but unlike paintings that stand the test of time, hairstyles are ephemeral works of art.

Copyright © 2012 | All rights reserved • Edizioni Esav s.r.l. | P.iva 05215180018 | email:info@estetica.it | Privacy Policy login | Powered by coolshop

popup - Wisepops - script

Cookies - USA