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Overview

Introducing the most extensive book on braiding available-over 40 styles for al hair types, from straight to very curly hair! Beginning with the basics of hair tools, brushes, and accessories, this simple-to-use guide presents braiding techniques from the rope ponytail and chignon to French twists and cornrows. All of the techniques are clearly illustrated with large drawings and detailed photographs to make braiding easy and enjoyable to learn. Written by the best braiders in the profession, you'll find and create your favorites in the Complete Book of Braiding!

  • · Offers the largest variety of braiding techniques available in one book
  • · Gives easy-to-follow instructions to create professional-looking braids at home
  • · Covers all kinds of hair types, from very straight to extremely curly so you can create braids that work with your hair type
  • · Answers common questions and offers problem-solving tips for success with braids
Chapter1. Working with Long Hair.
Chapter2. Long Hair Design.
Chapter3. Curls, Kinks, and Coils: Working with Texture.

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  • ISBN-10: 0766837645
  • ISBN-13: 9780766837645
  • Bookstore Wholesale Price $27.75
  • RETAIL $34.95

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