The co-author of this article is Laura Martin. Laura Martin is a licensed cosmetologist from Georgia. Has been working as a hairdresser since 2007 and has been teaching cosmetology since 2013.
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If you are a fan of hairstyles with braids, then try to braid the Vikings braids! This trendy hairstyle has become popular thanks to the series. Vikings, consists of two braids on each side and a French braid on the crown. We found that the easiest way to get the Viking braids right is to texture the hair and divide it into zones before braiding. Then you need to braid the side braids and the upper braid to complete the hairstyle. And now you and your Viking braids are ready for adventure!
Women's hairstyles in the Scandinavian style
The Scandinavian style is a modern trend, which is followed by fans of the Vikings series and just people who follow fashion. Of course, after its release, a large number of stylistic images of heroes became available that inspire people to create something similar with their appearance.
Undoubtedly, the fans of the series first of all noticed the variety and individual feature of the hairstyles of their favorite characters. Perhaps not everyone knows that their choice carries not only an aesthetic, but also a practical component of the image.
We will tell you about the hair styling of the inhabitants of the northern countries, as well as give some interesting options for hairstyles that will make you a real warrior or keeper of the hearth.
Distinctive features of the Scandinavian style
All kinds of braid weaving: French braid straight and inside out, braid braid, fishtail, braids of four and five strands, just gathered along the entire length of the hair at different intervals.
The abundance of various elements: the Vikings did not just weave a single braid, they made unusual weaves, crests, braided braids around the head and generally fantasized about hairstyles.
Hair was removed from the face as much as possible: even those who were engaged in household chores, and did not go to conquest, were uncomfortable if their hair got into their eyes - therefore, the northerners braided their temples and the area near their forehead, and the rest of the mane could remain loose, because it was warmer in harsh climates.
This method of creating a styling is quite original and is suitable for women with long hair. Before collecting hair in a ponytail, one wide or several narrow braids are braided in the frontal part, which give relief to the entire hairstyle. This image is suitable for those girls who do not like to go with their hair loose, but want to look extraordinary and amazing.
Braid like Lagerta
The next hairstyle will be a real holiday for those who love the heroine of the series “Vikings” performed by Katherine Winnig - Lagertu. This option for hair styling will appeal to those who prefer neatly collected hair. Any weather is not afraid of such a hairstyle, and having opened your curls, you will get a corrugation effect.
This hairstyle is very simple if you know how to weave a fishtail braid. And if you do not know how, then you will have a great chance to learn how to do it. This styling is perfect for the image of a Scandinavian girl: she is simple and unpretentious, but interesting and unusual. In a word, it will make your image bright and interesting.
All the locks at the bottom of the head are divided into two bundles and, in turn, take a thin strand from each and transfer it to the opposite bundle, clamping it with your hand - that’s the whole technique.
A hairstyle, like a real mermaid, perhaps every girl dreams of this from childhood. In the end, dreams come true! And it turns out that it’s not at all difficult to make a wavy and very beautiful hairstyle. To do this, you need to weave relaxed from thin strands, and then spread them with your fingers to get an airy effect.
It seemed a little? You will find even more types of weaving in 2 parts.