The countdown to Coachella is officially on, and luckily you can check off "hairstyle" from your festival season to-do list because we found a cute Coachella hairstyle that'll withstand the desert heat: Camila Coelho's sporty festival braids. Braided by our founder Jen Atkin, the sleek, shiny style—courtesy of OUAI Hair & Body Shine Mist—is perfect for keeping sweat and dirt at bay. Pair it with a neon eyeshadow and you'll be the least basic chick out on the fields. For a step-by-step to Camila's festival braids, keep reading as Jen breaks down the look.

  1. Prep damp hair with OUAI Leave In Conditioner
  2. Blow dry using the Dyson Airwrap Hair Styler and firm smoothing brush attachment
  3. Apply a dollop of Moco De Gorila Snot Gel to fingertips and start braiding
  4. Continue braiding and use Tancho Tique Stick to tamp flyaways as needed
  5. Use YS Park Pro Pins to tuck in any bumps
  6. Finish with OUAI Hair & Body Shine Mist all over braids for mega-shine

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