Ready to up your braid game? Check out how to ace the inverted fishtail in 10 easy steps.
What you’ll need
So guess what: An inverted fishtail braid is one of those things that looks more complex than it actually is. It’s a style that’s become an online favorite, mainly because of its highly photogenic appeal and perceived skill factor.
It’s therefore no wonder that busy social media stars turn to the inverted fishtail whenever they think their feeds need an instant shot of wow. It’s a tongue-wagger, all day, everyday. This ol’ thing? Took me 10 seconds, kthxbye.
But seriously—that’s almost just how long it really does take. We broke it down this process into, but once mastered, it’s a style that shouldn’t take you longer than a Snapchat post. Read on to check out more about how to make an inverted fishtail braid.
How to Do An Inverted Fishtail Braid
Start with a low pony.
Divide the pony.
Grab a thin strip from one section.
Repeat with Section B.
Repeat on the entire pony.
Braid until you get to the tips.
Tie it up.
Set with some hairspray.
You’ve mastered how to make a inverted fishtail! Check out more braided tutorials in our guide to braids.