Having long hair has a very obvious advantage, that is giving the option to make many very different hair does. Braids, however common, can create unique and new hairstyles in a fast and easy way. If you’re familiar with braiding your hair, you can easily create new styles just by changing some detail of your usual, favorite braid.
Tutorials on making any kind of braid can be found on youtube.com. Just enter the name of the braid you’d like to do and you’ll find hundreds of results.