Summer equals long weekends, late nights, hitting snooze (a lot), and oodles of activities that will make you feel like you're walking around with bedhead 24/7. There are also going to be days that are so hot and sticky your first-day hair will feel like second-day within the hour, which means you've got two choices: Walk around looking like you just stuck your finger in an electrical socket, or master a few quick hairstyles so you can look fabulous at the drop of a hat. (Obvi, we recommend the latter.)
Here, 8 quick hairstyles you can bust out anytime, anywhere for that second-day hair of yours:
1. The Hair Bow
All it takes to create this adorable 'do from the we see rainbows blog is one bobby pin. For reals.
2. The Sleek Parted Ponytail
3. The Knotted Side Ponytail
This knotted side pony will make you look laid back and put together. You know, like a unicorn.
4. The Double-Braided Headband
This double-braided headband has Sporty Spice written all over it.
5. The Braided Crown
From the Organic Authority Files
If nothing grinds your gears more than second-day hair all up in your face, this braided crown tutorial from Hair Romance is your partner in crime.
6. The Fishtail Pony
This fishtail pony is perfect for fresh-out-of-the-water hair: The more tousled, the better. Get the full tutorial here.
7. The Side French Braid
Because there are too many cuss words involved in trying to french braid the back of your hair, why not make a pretty side braid? Finish with a side ponytail and pin hair around the elastic for a polished look.
8. The Double Ponytail
This is one of those quick hairstyles I bust out a lot. The double ponytail a great way for us ladies with uber-thin hair to look like we have more strands than we really do. (No more bad hair days for you!)
What are your favorite quick hairstyles?
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