When the only thing you can tie for yourself is a ponytail, something like a French braid can already sound complicated. That’s why we did a little research to see whether it’s really that complicated — turns out, it’s not.

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One of the easiest ways to get that neat French braid look, is to work on it from where you can see it — that means plaiting the hair that frames your face, as opposed to trying to do one down the back. This also helps you change up your look in a quick and simple way! And it looks good. What more could you want?

Check out the video to see how to do it. It’s really easy we promise.