DIY Fishtail Braid

Hairstyles like this fishtail braid are easier to DIY than you might think -- just follow this super-simple step-by-step guide

The fishtail is a cute twist on the plain old braid.

1. After brushing out your hair, pull your hair into a low ponytail and secure with a clear elastic.

2. Split the ponytail into 2 pieces.

3. Take a piece from the first side and pass it to the second side.

4. Now take a piece from the second side and pass it to the first side.

5. Continue this pattern until you reach the ends and secure with an elastic.

6. Carefully cut the elastic you used at the top of the ponytail, and you are done!

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