The Infinity Braid Updo Tutorial

The infinity braid is a super cute easy do-it-yourself look that can take you from a casual lunch date to an evening formal event in a snap. Yes, it looks like it would take a lot of work when it is actually very easy to achieve this look. Here is a step by tutorial to get the look!

Step 1

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For this gorgeous look, you will need to section the head into threes, two small side sections and one large section down the middle. French braid one of the side sections.

Step 2

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Create a basic three-strand braid on the remaining side section and larger middle section. Secure all braids with a small elastic.

Step 3

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Starting with your center braid, wrap it loosely into a bun.

Step 4

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Use bobby pins around the bun to secure it in place.

Step 5

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Take the French braided section and wrap it under and around the middle bun. Pin into place.

Step 6

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Finally, take the remaining smaller side braid and wrap it over and around your middle bun. Pin that braid into place and spray the entire look with a hairspray of your choice.

“I love this braided updo because even though it appears as if you need mad braiding skills to achieve it, you really don’t, ” explains Roxie Jane Hunt, contributor for “The bones of this hairstyle are all based around basic braiding techniques, making the infinity braid do-able for anyone. Medium-long to long hair is needed to create this look. If you don’t have quite enough hair to create the finished look you desire, simply throw in a few clip-in extensions!