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Beauty Inspiration – Ponytail Trick – Get a Longer, Fuller Ponytail. We are huge fans of the ponytail here at Free People.

Beauty Inspiration – Ponytail Trick – Get a Longer, Fuller Ponytail

It’s a hairstyle that looks effortless and playful, but chic at the same time. Today I want to share with you a little secret to make your ponytail look longer and fuller. I’ve been doing this trick for years and am always looking for people to share it with. Step 1: Start with your hair down. This works best on medium to long, wavy hair. Step 2: Gather the hair on top of your head, as if you were going to wear your hair half-up — like you may have done back in elementary school (I actually still wear my hair like this, by the way). Step 3: Take the rest of your hair and form a second ponytail closer to the bottom of your head. Step 4: Fluff the hair of your top ponytail around so that it covers your bottom ponytail, and you’re all set!

Here are my before and after shots — it’s like my ponytail doubled in size! More beauty ideas from BLDG 25. Tags: beauty ideas, beauty secrets, beauty trick, long hair, ponytail trick. 25 Fun Ponytail Tutorials. How to Do Boho Curls. Some celebrities seem to have that perfectly effortless look all the time.

How to Do Boho Curls

Mary Kate Olsen, Nicole Richie, Rachel Zoe and Selena Gomez come to mind with their laid-back choice of wardrobe, long hair and loose waves. To me, boho hair is messy with a slight bend, rather than a more tousled curl (like mermaid waves). Getting such a look seems hard to master, but I have the most simple little trick for you. It's completely fool proof. To prep, you'll just need a one-inch curling iron, some hair and about 10-15 minutes. 1. 2. Repeat until your whole head is done. Bohemian Side Braid Festival Hair Tutorial. Hey Guys!

Bohemian Side Braid Festival Hair Tutorial

I’m Emily and I blog over at The Freckled Fox. I’m eager to share this easy tutorial to achieve this beautiful and romantic side braid, because it’s absolutely perfect for this time of year especially and can be worn for so many different types of occasions. It’s also one of those neat styles that looks way more complicated than it actually is while still being easy and effortless looking, so you’re sure to get tons of compliments:) Lets get started! Firstly the supplies you may want to have on hand are: – a hair-tie of course, and then optional other things: – some hairspray – some dry shampoo – a teasing comb Notes: If you already have texture in your hair then leave out the dry shampoo otherwise spray a bit on for some grip.

Steps 4-6: (4) Continue your french braid down as you remember to add in a little more hair from each side before you send that section over and under (it helps to say “Add, over, under. Need blog topic ideas? Messy chunky beach waves... Easy tutorial! I'm one of those people who was cursed with stick straight thin hair that hates to curl.

Messy chunky beach waves... Easy tutorial!

I used to do the traditional "braid your hair before bed" and rag curling tricks to get nice beachy waves, but they never ended up turning out right the next day. I didn't like the fact that the process took a whole night, and I had no way of knowing what my hair was going to look like when I pulled the braids/rags out. Do you know how nerve-wracking that is, especially if you have an event to go to (*cough* my brother's wedding)? Would the curls be too tight?

Would they end up in funny places? I developed my own way of doing nice randomly chunky waves. Here's how to get some nice messy random waves, without sleeping on a head of uncomfortableness. I absolutely LOVE the randomness of these curls. Indian summer » Late Afternoon Blog. 29 Hairstyling Hacks Every Girl Should Know. By KRetroK | Sometimes I feel I have NO clue what to do to my hair or how to do it.

29 Hairstyling Hacks Every Girl Should Know

But then you find posts like 29 Hairstyling Hacks Every Girl Should Know and you feel like a super pro after you read it. Going to a blow dry bar every other day can get expensive, so learning these little tricks will save some $$ and will help you look fantastic! Take a look and be amazed! By: Peggy Wang 1. This is the No. 1 trick for long-lasting waves. 2. After pulling out all of the hair, soak them in warm water with some shampoo. 3. 2mins For A Fuller Ponytail. » 26 lazy girls hairstyling hacks. 1.

» 26 lazy girls hairstyling hacks

A 20-second updo — split, knot, twist, and pin. 2. For quick curls, put your hair in a ponytail first and divide and conquer. You only need to divide into two or three sections. 3. If you know you’re not going to have time to shower, much less wash your hair in the morning, apply your dry shampoo the night before.