Feel like channeling your inner Coolio? What about JT, circa 1997? Cornrows aren’t just for boys 20 years ago – here’s a simple 5 step guide to achieving the beach-friendly, street-styling ‘do in just two minutes. And the GIF? That’s on us.  

1. Create a center part.

2. Divvy up each side into two sections, so in the end you’ll have four braids.

3. Start braiding a French plait as close to the front of your face as possible.

4. Repeat three times.

5. Go hard on the hair spray and… you’re done!