That is a really good video on the above post. I think a lot of people make the mistake of not holding their hands correctly when doing a french braid. Make sure you hold your hands as close into the tail as you can. If you hold your hands out away from the tail it will be too loose. It takes some practice but I'm sure you will get it. If you can't braid at all you may want to start with a basic 3 strand braid. My grandma taught me with 3 nylon stockings tied to a door knob when I was a little girl. A basic braid is just 3 strands, take the outside into the middle on the left then take the outside into the middle on the right. The french braid is just a basic braid but you add a little hair into it each time you cross to the middle. Make sense?
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