Easy Step-by-step for Pull-through Braid

1 Material
5 Minutes

If you struggle with making a pull-through braid, this TikTok pull-through braid hack is just what you’re looking for.

Give it a try, and see how quickly you master the perfect pull-through braid - with no pulling!

Tools and materials:

  • 3 hair elastics
Tying ponytail

1. Start with 2 ponytails

Make 2 ponytails at the top of the back of your head, one just above the other. 

Lean forward to flip your ponytails over your head.

Making braid

2. Make a braid

With your head upside down, split the top ponytail (which is now at the bottom) into two sections and flip the bottom ponytail (which is now at the top) over the two sections of the other ponytail. 

Now you have three sections of hair to braid.

Making braid

Braid your ponytail, and use your fingers to loosen the braid a bit.

Securing braid

Secure your braid with a hair elastic and flip it back over your head to hang down your back.

Pull-through braid

Pull-through braid

Now you can see how full your braid looks, and that it has lots of lift, just like a pull-through braid would have, but with a lot less work! 

Try out this pull-through braid hack and leave a comment to let me know how you liked it.

Check out my post:  The Half-up Half-down Hairstyle That Will Give You THE MOST Volume.

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Suggested materials:
  • 3 hair elastics

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  • Tam49403789 Tam49403789 on Mar 17, 2024

    I can’t wait to try this hairstyle. My hair is long and I get tired of just pulling it back in a ponytail. A great new look for me!! Thank you