12/09/2011 07:27 BST | Updated 12/11/2011 05:12 GMT

Beauty trends to rock right now: Plaits

While plaits and braids might be a reminder of your school days, the versatile hair do has recently made a reappearance on the catwalk and the red carpet. Kirsten Dunst and Blake Lively have chosen braided updos as an alternative to more formal styles and both Nicole Kidman and Rihanna have been spotted with Rapunzel inspired plaits.