Trend Alert: Unexpected Braids

Over the past week, we've noticed many different types of braids popping up in our feeds. We aren't talking traditional french braids or fishtails, but rather, braids that intertwine, braids that accentuate hair color, and braids that are loose and unrefined. We were inspired by the many different types, so today's roundup features all different types of shares. The colorful blue and brunette share from @kirstyn_yanniello and the sherbet-colored knot braid by @ramsaymarstonhair have us particularly excited.

About: Keep up with American Salon on Instagram by following @american_salon. Use #AmericanSalon and  #AmericanSalonSelfie to show off your pics with us.  Follow us on Facebook at And be sure to sign up for Your Daily Beauty Fix e-newsletter at to get a daily dose of  beauty news, inspiration and education. 

Suggested Articles

Get back to work with some fresh cut, color and style inspiration.

Renowned Australian colorist Jaye Edwards has been announced as Virtue Labs’ latest brand ambassador.

While salons closed at the moment, learn how to get a salon-worthy blowout at home in five easy steps.