Step 2: How to fishtail braid
As you near the end of the fishtail, it'll start to thin out. Continue braiding as far as you can — don't worry about any flyaway strands that pop out, they'll help make the plait feel less contrived — and secure with an elastic at the bottom. If the sticky out-y pieces bother you, though, you can always slick them down with a spritz of hairspray.
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