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braids Sentence Examples

  • Even the way she wore her hair, with those braids wrapped around the top of her head like a crown and the long shiny blond curls falling around her shoulders and down her back – she wasn't simply beautiful.

  • The braids had to be untangled in order to shampoo the mud from her hair.

  • The braids not only held it out of her eyes, but thinned the bottom part down enough that it would lay loose across her shoulders and down her back without frizzing.

  • Instead of braids, she brushed her hair into a ponytail.

  • Tucked into the braids were delicate flowers that circled her head like a golden crown.

  • A gray haired woman with long braids and no teeth jerked on Cassie's pants leg.

  • She began to unfasten her long braids.

  • Elastic web weaving by power looms is carried on to a great extent, and the manufacture of lace and net curtains, gimp trimmings, braids and cords.

  • The straw of Tuscany, specially grown for plaiting, is distinguished into three qualities - Pontederas Semone being the finest, Mazzuolo the second quality, from which the bulk of the plaits are made, while from the third quality, Santa Fioro, only "Tuscan pedals" and braids are plaited.

  • Many substances besides straw are worked into plaits and braids for bonnets.

  • The introduction of a third fur in the same garment or indiscriminate selection of colours of silk linings, braids, buttons, &c., often spoils an otherwise good article.

  • It is the chief seat of ribbon weaving in Germany, and manufactures thread, lace, braids, cotton and cloth goods, carpets, silks, machinery, steel wares, plated goods and buttons, the last industry employing about 15,000 hands.

  • The term is also applied to the following objects: the horny part in the center of a horse's hoof; an attachment to a belt for suspending a sword, bayonet, &c.; a fastening for the front of a coat, still used in military uniforms, consisting of two buttons on opposite sides joined by ornamental looped braids; and, in railway construction, the point where two rails cross.

  • Even the way she wore her hair, with those braids wrapped around the top of her head like a crown and the long shiny blond curls falling around her shoulders and down her back – she wasn't simply beautiful.

  • The braids had to be untangled in order to shampoo the mud from her hair.

  • The braids not only held it out of her eyes, but thinned the bottom part down enough that it would lay loose across her shoulders and down her back without frizzing.

  • Instead of braids, she brushed her hair into a ponytail.

  • Tucked into the braids were delicate flowers that circled her head like a golden crown.

  • Dark skinned women in braids and brightly colored clothes gazed expressionlessly from their work as the horses passed them.

  • A gray haired woman with long braids and no teeth jerked on Cassie's pants leg.

  • She began to unfasten her long braids.

  • Sometimes they are combined with silk braids which I also make.

  • commutative diagrams of diagrams like braids.

  • Elastic web weaving by power looms is carried on to a great extent, and the manufacture of lace and net curtains, gimp trimmings, braids and cords.

  • The straw of Tuscany, specially grown for plaiting, is distinguished into three qualities - Pontederas Semone being the finest, Mazzuolo the second quality, from which the bulk of the plaits are made, while from the third quality, Santa Fioro, only "Tuscan pedals" and braids are plaited.

  • Many substances besides straw are worked into plaits and braids for bonnets.

  • The introduction of a third fur in the same garment or indiscriminate selection of colours of silk linings, braids, buttons, &c., often spoils an otherwise good article.

  • It is the chief seat of ribbon weaving in Germany, and manufactures thread, lace, braids, cotton and cloth goods, carpets, silks, machinery, steel wares, plated goods and buttons, the last industry employing about 15,000 hands.

  • The term is also applied to the following objects: the horny part in the center of a horse's hoof; an attachment to a belt for suspending a sword, bayonet, &c.; a fastening for the front of a coat, still used in military uniforms, consisting of two buttons on opposite sides joined by ornamental looped braids; and, in railway construction, the point where two rails cross.

  • "No place at all," answered the man with the braids; "that is, not recently.

  • You will notice my braids are tied with yellow, pink, brown, red, green, white and black; but I have no blue ribbons.

  • Today, braided rugs are machine made with wide bands of either solid or variegated colored braids that form a thick, durable rug.

  • Before agreeing to have your hair braided, however, negotiate a price - many vendors only quote a per braid fee, neglecting to mention that a typical hairdo may contain dozens of braids.

  • This intricate interweaving of braids and knots is a classic icon of Celtic history and is often found in jewelry pieces, especially rings.

  • Jones has been on the cover of Black Men, Be, Black Hair, Braids, King and The Next Level magazine.

  • Often the trauma is caused by traction resulting from, for example, tight braids, ponytails, or by friction (hats, hair bands, or rubbing against a bed).

  • Sometimes braids are the updo, and other times they are used as elements in an updo.

  • Other fun options use braids to wrap around the rest of the hair in an updo or to pull pieces of hair back from the face, before it is gathered into a bun or curl updo.

  • You can also take a ponytail and form it into multiple braids; this is a fun look for younger girls.

  • Part it on the side, wear braids, or even sport a cute ponytail.

  • Whether you want a sleek look, braids or a natural do, there are beauty ideas here to help you pick a style that is perfect for you.

  • While some stylists use the term natural hair to refer only to Afros, others use the term for any hair style without chemical treatment, including Afros, updos and all types of braids.

  • Micro Braids: Micro braids are very tiny braids that are done to either just the root of the hair, or all of the hair.

  • In many cases micro braids are so small, they are not noticed by the naked eye.

  • These braids can be left in the hair for months.

  • Tree Braids: Tree Braids are slightly larger than micro braids.

  • They are small, noticeable, three strand braids that are done to the hair in small sections.

  • These braids should only be left in the hair for a few weeks at most.

  • When you wash your braids, make a diluted shampoo and water solution and work it gently into your braids.

  • Keep in mind that braids can stress your hair; if they are put in too tightly, the hair is constantly pulled at the roots and this can result in breakage.

  • Be kind to your hair; allow it to rest after braids or chemical processes before subjecting it to more treatments.

  • Even though long hair seems get all the attention when it comes to special styles, curling techniques, braids, and more, bob hair styles are actually pretty versatile.

  • You may have to forego top knots and braids with a bob haircut, but there are plenty of ways to keep your look fresh and exciting when you have shorter locks.

  • Some types of hair extensions are ideal for tracking techniques which weave the hair into the scalp in rows of tight braids.

  • With just a little time and care, braids can give you a gorgeous style that holds up far better than most intricate updos or formal styles.

  • There are several different types of hair styles that incorporate braids.

  • Straight Braids: Either one or two plaits, simply done, that are suitable for everyday wear or can be coiled and twisted into more elaborate looks.

  • French Braids: A type of plait that is woven into hair closer to the scalp, and the weaving begins higher on the head than a straight braid.

  • French braids are great for everyday or formal wear.

  • Micro Braids: Miniscule braids that may be woven from just a few strands of hair.

  • These braids are typically done all over the head and can be left in for a long period of time.

  • Updo Braids: A braided style where different braids (straight plaits or micro braids) are then worked into a traditional updo, but the woven hair adds deeper intricacy to the style.

  • Sloppy Braids: Quick to do, sloppy braids are fun and easy for an informal yet intricate look.

  • The more braids required for the style, however, the longer they will take to create.

  • At the same time, because braids offer great control, a finished style is more likely to last longer than without braids.

  • Very tight braids can be painful and may cause hair damage, even permanent hair loss if left in too long.

  • If braids are not woven gently, they can break hair and give it a ragged, unkempt appearance.

  • Furthermore, because braids are woven, even a few strands out of place may be far more noticeable than with other hair styles.

  • For many women, one of the biggest detriment of braided styles is the fact that they cannot be created with short hair: medium and long hair works best for braids, because the hair must have enough length to properly exhibit the weave.

  • If your hair has become damaged because of braids, there are several steps that can minimize negative effects.

  • First, braids should always be removed slowly and carefully to prevent additional damage.

  • While it may not be the ideal option, an experienced stylist can help conceal much of the damage caused by improper braids.

  • Some women prefer to weave their own braids, and they may prefer straight plaits or French braids.

  • Other women may want multiple braids and prefer to visit a salon for a professional, even style.

  • Micro braids are favored by many African-American women because they add elegance and intricacy to harder-to-style hair.

  • Because braids often pull hair away from the face, women with high foreheads or somewhat thinning hair may not feel comfortable with braid hair styles.

  • Healthy hair is less likely to be damaged by braids.

  • Styles that require multiple braids may take hours to create as well as to unravel, and the style may need to be rewoven periodically to incorporate loose hair.

  • From updos to easy everyday styles, braids are a fun and intricate style preferred by many women.

  • Do you want to replicate a certain style, such as a celebrity cut, micro braids, or a fabulous updo?

  • Black Hair Styles: With stylists experienced in the needs of ethnic hair textures and styles, these salons are equipped to work with popular African-American styles including micro braids.

  • Dreadlocks: This long style is often favored by men with Jamaican or Caribbean backgrounds, and consists of thick twists or braids covering the head.

  • Cornrows: This braided style keeps hair close to the scalp in medium-thick braids, unlike the micro braids preferred by women, which are longer and thinner.

  • Braids: Braids can be woven into intricate updos to add texture and depth to the simple style.

  • This is particularly popular with micro braids or even French braids.

  • French braids that offer a hint of an updo look but are more practical for medium hair.

  • Using French braids to simulate an updo style but keep hair more easily contained for the entire day.

  • This style consists of slim single braids, woven tightly on the crown of the head in a crisscross pattern.

  • If the hair is long, the loose hair can be pulled into single braids or, for a unique twist, curled gently into a soft wave.

  • If you're pinning the braids halfway up, attach a sprig of baby's breath or a small tiara for a feminine touch.

  • Braid Hair Styles: Braids can be simple and sleek or elaborately coiffed for a stunning style.

  • Micro braids are popular styles for black teens, while French braids are a simple, elegant option for anyone.

  • Young men may choose cornrow braids in elaborate patterns as well.

  • Similarly, micro braids should be removed before hair is cut to donate.

  • Curls, crimps or braids will instantly liven it up.

  • Braids and pigtails, especially when combined, have a youthful and fun look.

  • Or, you can go medieval and add some long braids with ribbons woven in to match your dress.

  • Braids are a great way to wear your hair long and shiny, but also keep it off your neck as you dance the night away.

  • Braids: Braid hair styles for a bride can range from a simple French braid or a long classic braid to elaborate styles with wrapped braids, twists, and other intricate looks.

  • Braids: Braid hair styles can be simple or elaborate ranging from thick braids or coiled braid updos to delicate micro braids.

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