Fishtail Braid; How to Do a Fishtail Braid

Fishtail braid? In this tutorial you will learn how to create fishtail French braid.

Fishtail Braid; How to Do a Fishtail Braid

Fishtail braidFirst Step; Instead of a regular French braid, you are going to begin the fishtail french braid a little bit further back.

You will start the style by taking a small part in the back. And  then divide it into 2 large parts. Now from the outside to take a small piece and then cross it just over the center. Then from the other side you need to take another small piece. And now cross it towards the center. And create an X shape in the middle.

Fishtail braidSecond Step; Now from the outside you will take a small piece and then begin the picking up hair.

Almost Half Way…

Now add it to those pieces.Then cross it over the center part. Then from the outside pick up a small piece and then a larger piece and then cross it over the center. Now continue to take the hair in a circular part and add it to the braid. You need to make sure that you do have an X in the center. Otherwise you will lose the whole style.

Fishtail braidThird Step; Till you have no more hair to pick up at the base of the hairline, from the outside of the 2 parts keep on continue taking small parts.
Fishtail braidFor keeping the fresh Iook, you can stop the braid a couple of inches. Maybe 2 or 3, maybe 4, inches just away from the bottom.
Fishtail braidFifth Step; With a clear hair elastic now finish off the style. If you want you can just leave the band open. Or from the back you can take a small part and then wrap it around the hair elastic. Now tying off the hair elastic and pull it up and then move the hair down. That way it will completely covers the hair.

Fishtail Braid; How to Do a Fishtail Braid

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