Surely everyone loves braided hairstyles. Which is why we spend some time trying to find the best tutorial to help you achieve that classy messy fishtail braid you’ve always desired to do with your hair. Lucky you, fishtail braids aren’t as complicated as they look, yes you read it right! This braid can be easily recreated in less than 5 minutes, scroll down and watch the video tutorial below!
Fishtail braid is by far one of the ladies these days favorite go-to hairstyle.
It’s so unique, elegant, and super flexible. You can make it really tight or sophisticated classy braid or you can mess with your braid a little bit to create a more casual, messy hairstyle.
And to help you get started the video below will teach you on how you can do a messy fishtail braid hairstyle! It has a very simple instruction, so scroll down now, read and watch the video tutorial learn how as the YouTube videodemonstrates the steps for you!
Check out this awesome video and see how to make a messy fishtail braid!
Step 1. Spray hair from root to ends with dry shampoo or texturizing spray.
#ProTip: Spraying all over the hair before braiding gives a matte, non-slip texture to the hair, making braids easier to style and gives a gentle hold. This is especially useful if you have fine hair or just shampooed!
Step 2. Pull all hair to the side and tie with a clear elastic band.
Step 3. Fishtail braid all the way through.
How to Fishtail Braid:
Step 4. Separate hair into two equal sections.
Step 5. Taking a half-inch section of hair from the outside of the left ponytail, pull this piece across the top of the left ponytail over to the right ponytail.
Step 6. Secure your fishtail braid at the bottom and cut the clear elastic band used in Step 2 to hold your ponytail. Tug and pull your fishtail braid along the edges for a wispier, looser plait.