Long hair, don’t care? Not quite. Long hair requires a lot more effort than our close-cropped brothers and sisters would ever know.
There are a million different ways to go, but these simple tips will give you radically new looks with minimal effort, so give them a shot!
You’ll learn how to turn fantasy into reality with these helpful instructions and pick up AT LEAST one new look along the way.
Perfect. No time like the present.
Lift your ponytail higher by putting two bobby pins in an “X” shape then drape your hair over it.
It will make your ponytail look much fuller!
Sure, it may look like a dramatic exercise, but the truth is that the results are equally dramatic.
You don’t have to take our word for it, either.
Tease your hair before putting it in a ponytail for more volume. You can also spray small sections with hairspray then tease it again when it’s tied up.
You can get more bounce in your hair by using a lipstick lid.
It’s a little tricky to describe, but you can see the instructions right here!
A pair of ’em.
Make two ponytails, one above the other.
It will make your hair look way longer if you then blend them by teasing both once they’re down. See how right here.
You’ve seen Kim K. do it, but getting a sleek pulled-back look isn’t hard.
Smooth your hair with product before tying it up. Then, once it’s pulled back and tied, spray the finished product with hairspray.
Curls and color? No problem, as you’ll see…
Tie your hair back, then take random pieces of hair and hit it with a curling iron (3/4″).
You’re going more wavy than curly, so don’t overdo it.
You can give your hair some messy fringe by just pulling pieces out from the base of the ponytail.
Lay them around your face as a way to frame it!
They’re better because they unhook, which means they’re less likely to rip out hair!
You can easily cover them up with hair just by taking a section from the ponytail you’ve made with it, then just wrapping it around the hairband.
Secure with a bobby pin, and you’re set.
Adding color and texture will go a very long way in making sure that your look is yours alone.
You have to admit, though, this is a pretty good start towards dealing with your long-haired worries.