How to French Braid Your Own Hair in 11 Easy Steps (PHOTOS)

how to french braid your own hairFrench-braiding someone else's hair isn't too hard. We all learned at slumber parties and summer camp. But French braiding your own hair? That's something else altogether. You have to reach behind your head and do everything backwards, with nothing but a mental picture in your mind of what you're actually doing. But you shouldn't have to call your BFF over to your house every time you want that hairstyle. You can do it yourself -- we promise. Here's how to French braid your own hair.

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picture of a pretty french braid

This video tutorial by Luxy Hair makes this 'do super simple. Follow our slideshow to see it broken down into steps.

 

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