Learn how to do an easy, braided hairstyle with this Romantic Side Braid tutorial from @ashleynicholas. Start by prepping your hair with Suave Professionals Sea Mineral Infusion Moisturizing Body Shampoo and Conditioner. Step 1: Create a side-part, take a 2-inch section from the part and twist it. Step 2: Separate your hair into 3 sections and being braiding. Add the twist to the braid and secure with a hair tie. Step 3: For a thick and messy braid, loosen it with your hands.