For pull through mermaid braid 5 to 8 minutes of free time, spray bottle, hairspray, rat tail comb, brush and 8 to 9 small hair elastics.
How to Create Pull Through Mermaid Braid
Step By Step Instructions
Step 1: On the top of the head, section off a rectangular area and then simply pull it back and add a Dutch or French braid or any other accent and then secure the hair with a hair elastic.
Step 2: Use the same hair that you just secured of in a half up ponytail and add hair elastics every 1 or 2 inches down the hair. That will leaving you with a segmented ponytail.
Step 3: Now create a hole in the first segment and between the 1st and 2nd hair elastics and then place your left index and then your middle finger through the hole.
Step 4: Next from the right side of head, with your free hand, pick up a small part of the hair and then take it with your 2 left fingers pull the hair through the ponytail to the other part.
Step 5: Now place your right index and then your middle finger back through the same hole.
Step 6: Next pick up a piece of hair on the left side of head with your left hand and grab it with your 2 right fingers and then pull the hair through the ponytail to the other side.
Step 7: Until you run out of hair repeat the steps number 3-6 or segments and whichever comes first and secure the hair with an hair elastic.
Step 8: Now pancake the edges the way you like to add a little volume to the hair.
Step 9: For beautiful finish look add some fine hairspray.
How to Create Pull Through Mermaid Braid Video