20 Best Braid Hairstyles in 2020 – Hair Ideas You’ll Love

Be it any casual event or a wedding, braid hairstyles are the attraction of youngsters. The braids are always considered traditional but braid hairstyles have become quite popular over the time. Indian long hair Braid styles are the first choice of Indian women who don’t want to keep their hair open. Braids helps to keep your hair manageable in place for long time and also avoid tangles. Traditional braids are now placed to designer and stylist look braids as we can see models on ramp with different Braid Hairstyles.

You have a lot of options in braid such as French braid, standard braid, fishtail braid, fluffy braid etc. Braids are perfect on Indian as well as western outfit and give a rich and stylish look. In this article, you can get best Indian braided hairstyles, which are quite popular among girls.

1. French Braid

The French braid has become one of the most loved of Indian braid hairstyles. French braid is complex to construct than a simple braid hairstyle.
French Braid hairstyles

How to French braid: step by step

Step 1 : Take some hair at the middle of top and divide it into three equal sections.

Step 2 : Take the left section, crossing over the middle one, join with the right section.

Step 3 : In the same way, take right section, crossing over the middle join with the left section.

Step 4 : With every step, add more hair from the right and left side, cross it over the middle. Go with this pattern till all hair is not added.

Once you reach the neck, bring your hair to one side of neck and finish off with three braids.

2. Standard Braid

This is the most common and easy to wear hair style, followed by majority of females. Until you’ve not tried this and always braided a portion of your hair, try this one and give a different look to your hair.

Standard Braid hairstyles

How to Standard braid: step by step

Step 1 : Gently brush and gather all your hair back, now divide all hair into three equal sections with your fingers.

Step 2 : Take the left section over the middle one.

Step 3 : Take right section, crossing over the middle section.

Step 4 : Take the left section over the middle one and right section over the middle one.

Step 5 : Repeat this procedure till the length of your hair. If your hair is long, bring your hair to one side of shoulder and finish it.

3. Fishtail Braid

Fishtail braids are never out of fashion. It looks very stylish even on western wear. Indian women, college going girls and bollywood celebrities enhance their beauty to wear also bob hairstyle. One sided fishtail braid is also very popular that give a unique look to your regular hairstyle.

fishtail braid hairstyles

How to Fishtail braid: step by step

Step 1 : Comb and gather all your hair back and hold it together at the nape of your neck.

Step 2 : Divide your ponytail into two equal-sized ponytails.

Step 3 : Using your fingers, separate a thin strand of hair from the outside of the left ponytail  and cross it over to the right ponytail.

Step 4 : Now in the same manner, separate a thin strand of hair from the outside of the right ponytail  and cross it over to the left ponytail.

Step 5 : Repeat the above steps till you reach the ends. Once you’re finished braiding till the end, secure it with an elastic band. Gently pull your braid with your fingers to give it an elegant look.

4. Fluffy Braid

Are you going to ready for a party but little confused about your hairstyle? Fluffy Braid can be a best solution of your problem. After a little practice, you can be able to braid your hair with attractive designs. This can be one of the best braid hairstyles for medium hair that you can try.  So, ready with some rubber bands-

Fluffy Braid hairstyles

How to Fluffy Braid: step by step

Step 1 : Gather all your hair back and Comb. Then, take the front section of your hair, create a normal ponytail but only with the upper section and secure it with an elastic.

Step 2 : Take another section from the sides and secure with another elastic. Now, you will have two ponytails directly under each other.

Step 3 : Take the top ponytail and divide into two sections. Combine sections with clear elastic. Pull the 2nd ponytail up in between the division. Clip it on the head and again join the first sections with an elastic just below the gap.

Step 4 : Now, repeat the above step with 2nd ponytail. Divide it into two sections and repeat the above step.

Continue until you reach the end and secure the end with an rubber band. At last, pull out the strands to create the fluffy effect of the hairstyle.

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