If you're living in the U.S., you're probably wondering who the hell Cheryl Cole is, and whether or not "X Factor" is some sort of porn star competition. Well, "X Factor" happens to be the UK version of "American Idol," produced by our lovable teddy bear Simon Cowell.
Cheryl Cole, who hosts the show, recently sported a simple side braid and updo at a red carpet event. Watch this video to learn how to get the look.
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