Fishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid Tutorial

Fishtail braid and reverse fishtail braid tutorial most be learned to master the creating best and beautiful hairstyles.

Fishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid Tutorial

For twisted fishtail hairstyle you will need bobby pins, 4 hair elastics and volume styling powder.

Step By Step Instructions

Fishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid TutorialStep 1: As a first step gather your hair into a side ponytail. Then secure hair with an hair elastic.

Step 2: Next cover the hair elastic nicely. Then take a small piece of hair and then wrap it around the elastic and then with a bobby pin, pin the ends in place.

Fishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid TutorialStep 3: Now split the ponytail in 2 equal parts and then start the fishtail braid. In fishtail braid you just have 2 parts instead of 3 and you will keep crossing small hair parts from one side to the other side. Then from the outside of one ponytail you need to take a pice of hair and then add it to the inside of the other ponytail.

Fishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid Tutorial

Fishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid TutorialFishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid TutorialStep 4: Next just continue the fishtail braid for 2 or 3 inches. And then secure the hair with a small hair elastic. If possible try to find the hair elastic that matches your hair colour.

Step 5: Now fishtail braid the next part. And try to make it approx the same length just as the first part. Then secure the hair with an hair elastic.

Step 6: Until entire hair is included in the braid repeat creating more fishtail braid parts. When you get to final section then you can loop the ends of the hair through the hair elastic.

Step 7: Now to emphasise the shape of the twisted fishtail braid just stretch out the braid.

Reverse Fishtail Braid
For Reverse Fishtail Braid you only need to have bobby pins and clear hair elastic.

Step By Step Instructions
Step 1: As a first step part the hair where you like. You can have a side part but if you want you can do a centre part instead. Then just brush the hair to remove any knots before you braid.

Step 2: Next take an inch part next to your part to begin the braid. Now split this part into 2. Reverse fishtail is crossing a small pieces of hair just under from 1 part and then combin it with the other part.

Step 3: You can start of this braid as a Dutch fishtail braid.
Step 4: From the outside of the right section take a small piece of hair and then cross it just under and combine it with the inside of the left part. Now from next to your braid pick up a small piece of hair. Then just cross it under the right part and then combine it with the left part.

Step 5: Repeat the same thing on the other side. Just from the outside of the left part take a small piece of hair and then bring it under and then combine it with the inside of the right part. Now from the hairline next to your braid pick up a small piece of hair. Then cross it under the left part and combine it with the right part.

Step 6: This will only take a few parts to see your braid come together. From the outside under to the inside you have to cross pieces of hair and then from next to the braid you need to add in small parts of hair.

Step 7: Stop adding in hair when you reach the ear. Then continue with the reverse fishtail braid.

Step 8: Until the braid reaches the back of the head just continue braiding the hair. Then with a small clear hair elastic secure the end of the braid.

Step 9: Now just stretch out the braid. This will making you sure that it look thick and emphasise the braid.

Step 10: As a final step pin the braid up at the back side. Then lift the hair out of the way and then pin the braid at the back of the head. Next place the hair back over to cover the ends of the braid.

Fishtail Braid and Reverse Fishtail Braid Tutorial

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