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How to do Belly Dance Head Slides

Learn how to do belly dance head slides with this belly dancing tutorial. Headslides are a quintessential movement within many Middle East and North African dance styles. Head slides may be done slow or fast and are sometimes combined with gestures to bring greater expression to your dance. Head slides are a foundational move that prepare you for the head crescent (semi-circle) and head circle. Head slides may also be performed from front to back. Here is the list of healslide tips and tricks. Watch this video for more explanations of each head slide tips and tricks:

Tip 1: Ralaxing the Neck
Tip 2: Don’t Overreach
Tip 3: Don’t Tilt Your Head
Tip 4: Don’t Turn Your Head
Trick 1: Targets
Trick 2: Slide Guide