Trying to perfect an easy, lazy hairstyle can sound a lot harder than you think or so it does not. In this case, we are trying to go for a look that makes people think you spent hours on your hair when you actually did not – an effortless look with really no effort put into at all. It takes to show you that there are hairstyles out there that even beginners or lazy people can follow and recreate within a small amount of time. Here are 10 incredibly easy hairstyles to try and attempt within only five to ten minutes.
Basic updo with some styling tips. To achieve a more voluminous look even with thin, fine hair, use a hairspray to create some volume before you secure your ponytail.
Here is a simple go-to topknot hairstyle that will surely save you within a time crunch. It only takes two or 3 minutes to perfect this look. All you’ll need is a brush, bobby pins, and styling gel to keep your flyaways nice and smooth.
We all want that silky, smooth salon blowout at home, so don’t be intimidated by the fact that just because a blowout at a salon takes an hour, doesn’t mean you can’t recreate it in less than ten minutes. In order to perfect the perfect blowout, use a good round brush to keep it shiny and glossy and a hairspray.
4. Beachy Waves
5. Heatless Waves
Hairstyle without any heat? Yes, please. Avoiding to use heat on hair can reduce the damage intake while maintaining healthy hair. To get loose, undone waves, before going to bed, wrap your hair into two tight twists, then take them out in the morning. Tip: It’s easiest to create this style on damp hair.
6. Wet-Look Waves
Another heatless hairstyle but this time with a ‘wet’ finish. Spritz your dry hair with just water to damp it. Then apply an alcohol-free mousse through your curls for definition and shine, lightly scrunching from the bottom up until the mousse is distributed. Tip: To prevent frizz, try to let your hair completely dry before leaving the house.
This Rapunzel-like hairstyle is secretly way less complicated to recreate than it actually looks. When braiding your hair, spray before all over with dry shampoo to help keep flyways intact and to prevent slipping. It will also adhere for an extra grip and texture. You will need a detangling brush, hair elastics, rat tail comb and hairspray.
8. Half-Up Bun
This hairstyle is so simple and versatile on any condition of your hair. You can recreate this hairstyle on damp or dry hair. Split your hair in half from ear to ear, then twist the upper half into a bun. Secure the bun with a few bobby pins, while the rest of your hair hang loose. Tip: Spray your roots with a texturizing spray before and after styling to get extra volume.
9. Braided Up-Do
This twisted-braided updo believe it or not, only takes ten minutes or less to perfect. After conquering this elegant look, you will have mastered the braiding technique. You will need some bobby pins, hair elastics and a leave-in conditioner spray. Tip: Spray a leave-in conditioner to keep your hair from drying out while in this protective style.
How can I elevate a simple ponytail hairstyle and still rock it? Adding ribbon to any hairstyle whether it’s a pony-tail, bun, or half-up hairdo, is the quickest way to transform a basic hairstyle into something special. This styling can be worked on three-day old hair or damp out-of-the-shower hair. Either way, you’ll be able to execute this style without spending a ton of time in front of the mirror.