Here, Garnier celebrity stylist Tommy Buckett shows you how to plait like a pro in no time flat.More
Craft a clean center part with the pointed end of a tail comb. (A chopstick works in a pinch, too!) Then begin braiding at your earlobe—completing just a few crisscrosses before tying off the end with an elastic band. "The ponytail should actually be longer than your braid," Buckett says.