The Fishtail Braid utilizes two strands of hair to create an overlapping braid that can become very intricate looking when done with small sections. This braid can also be used to create a Long Hair Design called the Lobster Tail. This lesson show the proper technique for creating a Fishtail Braid.
7.0 Long Hair Design
This course will introduce you to the basics of all Long Hair Designs better known as Up Do's. There are three categories that build all long hair designs. They are Braids, Twists, and Rolling of hair. The skills and techniques for these three categories are explained and taught in this course. By accomplishing these skills you will have the tools to build any and all long hair designs.
7.1 Fishtail Braid
7.2 Three Strand French Braid
The Three Strand French Braid is the classic braid that most people learn first. This lesson shows an easy hand movement technique that makes creating this braid for your clients very easy.
7.3 Three Strand Cornrow Braid
The Three Strand Cornrow Braid is a Long Hair Design that utilizes a braiding technique that shows the braid on the outside of the design and creates a very close fitting braid for your client. This lesson shows the technique of creating a Three Strand Cornrow Braid.
7.4 Four Strand Round Braid
The Four Strand Round Braid utilizes four strand of hair in a method to create a round braid which separates it from normal looking braids. This lesson shows the technique of creating a Four Strand Round Braid.
7.5 Five Strand Braid
The Five Strand Braid is the first of the multiple strand braids utilizing a basket weaving technique. Any odd number of strands of hair can be used with this technique and after you master the Five Strand you can start incorporating more strands using the same technique. This lesson shows you the proper procedure for creating a Five Strand Braid.
7.6 Dutch Braid
The Dutch Braid is a technique of utilizing three strands of hair and weaving them in a manner to create an on the scalp braid that ends in a technique that creates the illusion of a flower in the hair. This lesson shows the proper technique of creating a Dutch Braid.
7.7 Waterfall Braid
The Waterfall Braid is a braid utilizing three strands of hair and creates a braid that appears to have pieces falling out of it on a continuous basis. This lesson shows the technique of creating a Waterfall Braid.
7.8 Ladder Braid
The Ladder Braid incorporates a Waterfall Braid and brings it to the next level and changes the entire look of the braid. This lesson shows the technique of taking a Waterfall Braid and creating a Ladder Braid.
7.9 Mermaid Braid
The Mermaid Braid is a Braiding technique utilizing three strands of hair but create a more intricate braid compared other three strand braids. This lesson shows the technique for creating the Mermaid Braid.
7.10 One Strand Off the Scalp Twist
The One Strand off the Scalp Twist also known as a Zulu Knot is a technique that can be used in a Long Hair Design or for setting hair. This lesson shows the technique for creating a One Strand off the Scalp Twist.
7.11 One Strand On the Scalp Twist
The One Strand on the Scalp Twist also know as a Flat Twist is a design element of many Long Hair Designs. This lesson show two techniques of how to create a One Strand on the Scalp Twist.
7.12 Two Strand Off the Scalp Twist
The Two Strand off the Scalp Twist also know as the Sengalie Twist is can be done with a clients long hair or by adding artificial hair and creating a Long Hair Design for your client. This lesson shows the proper technique of creating a Two Strand off the Scalp Twist on a client with long hair.
7.13 Two Strand On The Scalp Twist
Two Strand on the Scalp Twist creates a Twist that looks similar to a Braid that can be done in many different ways. This lesson shows how to create a Two Strand Twist on the Scalp.
7.14 Three Strand Off the Scalp Twist
Three Strand Off the Scalp is a Twist that creates a rope effect and that hangs off the head of your client. This technique can be used to create many wonderful Long Hair Designs. This lesson shows the technique of creating a Three Strand Twist off the Scalp.
7.15 Three Strand On the Scalp
Three Strand On the Scalp is a type of Twist that creates a rope effect that fits the head of your client. This lesson shows the procedure for creating a Three Strand Twist on the Scalp.
7.16 Ponytail With Bun
This lesson shows the placement and proper pinning of a ponytail and creating a Bun using rolls with the ends of the hair.
The Chignon is a Classic Long Hair Design. This design uses ponytail placement and rolls. This lesson show the proper technique to create the Chignon Long Hair Design.
The Bow Tie is a design element used in many Long Hair Designs. It utilizes a ponytail placement and rolls. This lesson shows the proper procedure for creating a Bow Tie Long Hair Design.
7.19 Figure 8
The Figure 8 is a Long Hair Design utilizing the placement of two ponytails and rolls. This lesson shows you the placement of ponytails and procedure for creating a Figure 8 Long Hair Design.
7.20 French Twist
The French Twist also known as the French Roll is a Classic Long Hair Design that is always in style. This lesson shows the proper technique and pinning of the Classic French Twist.