We all lead hectic and busy lives. Ideally, we would have hours to get ready every morning and look flawless every time we leave the house, but that’s hardly the case. Most of us are doing our best to have two of the same shoes on, a bit of makeup on our faces and our hair not looking like we’ve been electrocuted.
That’s why coming across stylish beauty tutorials can be hella frustrating. Like, yeah they look awesome, but let’s be real, ain’t nobody got time for that. Luckily, we’re not alone in the morning routine struggle. Some beautifully genius women out there have come up with simple and easy hair styles that only take a couple of minutes and look trendy AF. You’ll need every one of these in your beauty arsenal.
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1. Simple Tie-Back
Number one on our list is probably the easiest and quickest style that even the super lazy girl can accomplish in seconds. Part your hair in the center of your forehead, twist each side section and pin with bobby pins in a triangular position. Looks pretty badass right? No effort for a unique and trendy look.
2. Knot Your Average Pony
Aside from being a clever play on words, this cute pony is easy for any girl to perfect and near impossible to screw up. Just tie two strands of hair in a knot and secure with a clear tie. Tease the final style a bit to give your locks some extra volume.
3. Side Twist Fishtail Braid
This gorgeous style only takes 2 minutes to accomplish. It’s simple, yet elegant and there’s a helpful video tutorial that will help you get it just right. Even if you have to watch it 10 times, it’s pretty hard to mess up.
4. Top Braid With Curls Around
As someone with medium-length hair, this is one of my personal favorites. All you have to do is section out your bangs and braid them into a little braid, tie the ends up towards the back of your head and curl up the rest of your hair. Easy peasy and cute AF.
5. Elegant Half Pull-Up
Look and feel like the queen you are with this elegant yet impossible to fuck up hairdo. Back comb the top part of your hair to create volume. Gather hair loosely from the front and sides towards the back of your head and hold in place with bobby pins. Voila, time to slay.
6. Twisted Bangs
Literally, the easiest hairstyle there is. Twist a small section of bangs backwards and pin them on the other side of your head. Take another section from directly under the first one, then twist and pin it over the first twist.
7. Triple Topsy Tail
The coolest part about this look is that it appears intricate in complex when in reality, it takes less than 5 minutes. Not to mention, it’s so easy to do on yourself. Complete instructions here.
8. Back-Braided Crown
When you want a flawless look that will also keep your hair up and out of the way, braided crowns are where it’s at. Braid your hair into two and tie it with an elastic band. Pull the left braid over your head and pin the edge on the other side of your head. Do the same with your other braid. Done!
9. Messy French Bun
The oldest trick in the book, the messy bun, is an evergreen trend that won’t be going out of style anytime soon. Just pull your hair straight up and twist it like a unicorn horn before your wrap it around itself to finish.
10. Braided Chignon
This style may take a few tries to master, but once you get it down you’ll have a great go-to look even on your busiest mornings. Check out the full instructions here.
11. Messy Side Ponytail
The messy side pony is the perfect everyday look especially when you’re on a time crunch to get to work. It looks best with day-old hair so it’s also a great option during a busy week
12. Twisted Crown
This do is my go-to for special occasions. It takes almost no time, but it looks stunning on pretty much any hair type. Check out the easy tutorial here.
13. Side-Braided Pony
This style is one of my all time faves. It gives you that chic bohemian rocker look while not being too over the top. It’s great for a night out or a festival. Get started here.