Sleek chic pony box braids
Hair Stylists Matthew Curtis
Photographer: John Perez
STEP 1: Center part the hair using the CarbonLite Metal Tail Comb (CL-3). Add hair spray around the hair line and smooth away any fly always using the NewCycle Smoothing Paddle and the Ceramic + ion Blow Dryer.
STEP 2: Add hairspray throughout the hair and straighten the hair using the Ceramic + ion flat iron.
STEP 3: Using the NewCycle Smoothing Paddle brush, from each side of the center parting, brush the hair back into a sleek ponytail towards the nape of the neck. Using Style-up brush for extra smoothing for fly aways spraying the hair with hairspray to lay down the hair and secure the ponytail with an elastic band.
STEP 4: Apply hairspray to lengths of ponytail, make a 4-strand box braid and secure with an elastic band - folding the end of the ponytail on itself to make a blunter end to the ponytail and secure with an elastic band to hold in place.
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