The simplest way to look like a star? A side braid!

Inspired by the likes of Rachel McAdams and Nicole Richie, this new trend -- which made my top 10 list of this spring's beauty trends -- only takes minutes. (Watch the clip above.)

All you need is nimble fingers -- and one piece of ribbon!

Not ready to jump on a new hair trend? Check out my list of classic beauty and fashion looks that never go out of style.

By Gwen Flamberg for To read more of the Beauty Trend Watch blog, click here.