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The Man Braid is Officially a Thing

We barely had time to adjust to the proliferation of the man bun before a new hair trend emerged: the man braid.


Man bun turned #manbraid. Love it or loathe it?

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Given the popularity of the man bun (it was the most searched hair trend on Google in 2015 after all), it was only a matter of time before men expanded their portfolio to include plaited looks.


#manbraid #nexthairstyle

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Men have been wearing cornrows since the dawn of time but the current man braid takes on several different variations. There’s the French braid mohawk with shaved sides that’s every hipster’s dream come true.


male braids. discuss. #hairtrends #braids #manbraid #instahair

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There’s a single cornrow worn with blown-out hair.

There’s the man crown braid replete with hair accessories.


It has arrived. Let me introduce you to 2016 newest hair trend. The man braid. @jessmodany #manbraid

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And the marriage of the man bun and the man braid (a plait that runs up the back of the hair into a glorious top knot).


I’m totally digging the new #manbraid

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Who wants to help out the guys and introduce them to our pancaking braiding technique?

[via Teen Vogue]