We can’t wait to see the ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2,’ which hit theaters on Nov. 20. We did a video beauty tutorial with the movie’s hairstylist — get Katniss’ signature braid below!
Jennifer Lawrence, 25, may have short blonde hair in real life, but in The Hunger Games, her character Katniss wears her long dark hair in a signature braided style. Get the how to on the look with our video tutorial — click to watch!
In Mockingjay — Part 2, Katniss rocks more of a fishtail braid, but in the first two movies, lead hairstylist Linda Flowers came up with a fun, cool way for Katniss to be active while still showing a feminine side.
Here’s the how to:
“Step 1: Begin by creating texture throughout hair (this is the most important step to create a natural, effortless look). I use TopStyler, but simple curling, twisting, and scrunching of the hair will do!
Step 2: Start a reverse braid (folding hair over fingers instead of tucking underneath) above your left ear.
Step 3: Continue braiding and adding hair as you work at a 45 degree angle. This should end below your right ear.
Step 4: Finish braid, securing with an elastic.”
Linda has also worked with stars like Jennifer Aniston and Scarlett Johansson as well as movies like The Social Network, and Iron Man 2. She’s been a Department Head, a Head Colorist and Wig Designer on countless films.
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— Dory Larrabee-Zayas