Lou Teasdale Messy Braid

watch this to get your messy braid down pat.

by liza darwin

As far as hairstyles go, the mussed-up braid might be one of the simplest--the name pretty much says it all. But when the goal is getting hair tousled (think Blake Lively, Selena Gomez, or Alexander Wang spring 2010) without looking like you literally just woke up, this is where Lou Teasdale comes in. The celebrity hairstylist (who just released her new book The Craft) shows us how to get the look down pat in this step-by-step video. Just in time for a lazy long weekend, watch it below!