How to Make a Five Strand Braid

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How to Make a Five Strand Braid
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You need a brush, a hair tie and some bobby pins

You need a brush, a hair tie and some bobby pins

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Start with brushing your hair

Start with brushing your hair

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I prefer to fix my shorter fronts before I start, do what works best for you

I prefer to fix my shorter fronts before I start, do what works best for you

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Divide your hair into five strands, try to make them as equal as possible

Divide your hair into five strands, try to make them as equal as possible

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Here comes the tricky part: Start with 1, put it over 2, and then under 3. Same on the other side: Put 5 over 4, and then under the strand in the middle (strand 1)

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Repeat this "over & under" on alternating sides; soon enough you will see your braid forming. Make sure you make it tight.

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It should look like this when it is done

It should look like this when it is done

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Enjoy your awesome hairdo!

Enjoy your awesome hairdo!

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