How to do a Braid Ponytail in 8 Easy Steps

All Things Hair Team | 20 October 2018
Asian woman with braid ponytail
5 minutes Style Easy

A simple and beautiful braid ponytail can be your go-to hairstyle, here’s how!

Want to learn an easy hairstyle that you can wear every day? It’s time to learn how to make the braid ponytail. It’s simple, and you can do it even when you’re in a hurry. Here are the steps.

8 Steps on how to create a braid ponytail

Braid ponytail: Asian woman with newly washed long hair

Wash hair

Keep your scalp moisturized with Clear Complete Soft Care Anti-Dandruff Shampoo. Then, use Cream Silk Hairfall Defense Conditioner to keep each hair strand nourished and help prevent hair fall.

Braid ponytail: Asian woman blow drying her long hair

Dry hair

Towel-dry your locks first. When your hair is 80 percent dry, blow dry it and brush while doing so to help add volume.

Braid ponytail: Asian woman putting hair in high ponytail

Create a ponytail

Once your hair is dry, brush it to get rid of tangles. Then, put your hair in a high ponytail and secure with a hair tie.

Braid ponytail: Asian woman with high ponytail

Hide your hair tie

Wrap a small section of hair around your hair tie. Finish with a bobby pin.

Braid ponytail: Asian woman spritzing hairspray


Divide your ponytail into three sections to prep for braiding. Spritz TRESemmé Freeze Hold Hairspray on these sections to keep your free from frizz. The hairspray will also help make your hairstyle longer.

Braid ponytail. Asian woman braiding her hair

Braid your hair

Create a three-strand braid. Cross the left section over the middle section. Then, cross the right section over the middle. Continue until you reach the tips of your hair. Secure your braid with an elastic.


Asian woman embellishing her braid ponytail


Make your hairstyle prettier by adorning your braid with small flowers. You can also use sparkly hairpieces if you like.

Asian woman with braid ponytail

Show it off

Rock a braid ponytail to school to change your look a little bit. A braid ponytail is also a practical ‘do for P.E. classes because it keeps your hair in place as you run laps around the quad. On weekends, you can also style your hair like this so you look chic while shopping with your friends at the mall. The braid ponytail is a versatile hairstyle—you can wear it pretty much anywhere.

Get the products you need for this hairstyle by using these links:
Clear Complete Soft Care Anti-Dandruff Shampoo
Cream Silk Hairfall Defense Conditioner

Now that you know how to create a braid ponytail, aren’t you excited to try it? Get your brush ready, stand in front of your mirror, and style your hair. Then go meet your friends so they can admire your ‘do.

Next read: There are different types of braids, and sometimes, distinguishing one from the other can be confusing. With this guide, you will be able to spot which one is a French braid, and which one is Dutch.


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