Fishtail Braid gives you the red carpet look, it is the head turning and jaw-dropping look on you and is very simple to do. Did I say it simple? oh yes! it is simple, it seems to be a bit complicated, but actually, it is very simple and deceptively easy to do. While the French Braid starts at the top of the head usually from the crown area, this trendy variant of French braid starts at the nape of the neck, but it is trendy to pleat it to the side of the neck. It will be great on hair which is not washed for one or two days, than on freshly washed hair. Celebrities choose to have a bit matte and messy look of fishtail braid to have that feathery stylish appearance. It depends on the occasion whether to wear it at the nape or towards the side and polished or messy. But the fishtail braid gives you that voluptuous look and makes your day.
Steps for Fishtail Braid:
step 1: Pull all your hair back into a pony tail, if you are trying it for the first time secure it with an elastic band.
step 2: Now divide your hair into two equal sections/ponytail.
step 3: Separate a half inch section of outside hair in the right ponytail.
step 4: Pull this piece of section to top of the right ponytail over to the left ponytail.
step 5: Next separate the half inch section from your left ponytail to the top of it and over to the right pony tail.
step 6: Keep repeating this till the end of hair and secure it with an elastic band.
step 7: If you have used an elastic band at the top then remove it and make sure that there is no crease left.