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In the Thick of It: 3 Fancy Hairstyles for Thick Hair. As host to a rather large amount of hair, I’ve had my fair share of coiffure conundrums over the years.

In the Thick of It: 3 Fancy Hairstyles for Thick Hair

Whether I was eschewing the dreaded ringlet for my senior prom, or wrangling my mop into a behemothic beehive for my wedding, I did my best to bypass the typical, opting instead for something more unique. So, when a request rolled in from a ModCloth Style Ambassador seeking formal up-do ideas for thick hair, I leapt at the opportunity to solve her hairstyle headache! Whether you’re prepping for prom, flying to Fashion Week, or simply seeking a new way to tame your mane, the three thick-hair-friendly styles below not only all use the same tools, but can be easily crafted to suit any occasion.

The kicker? Each one can also be altered to suit ladies with manes of lesser proportions! The Braided Bun For this braided bun, inspired by this post from The Beauty Department, you’ll need: hair elastics and bobby pins that match your hair color. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. The Asymmetrical Twist 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 25 Totally Pretty 10-Minute Hairstyles. By Jaime Morrison Curtis | If there is anything that gets abandoned in the morning it would have be my hair, and more often than not a hat or ponytail has become the solution to this problem.

25 Totally Pretty 10-Minute Hairstyles

I’d love to say that it’s just the morning rush that makes me not want to style it, but even on date nights I’m known to just let it hang. In order to break this hair slump I’ve promised myself to put in 10 minutes of extra hairstyling effort every day. Want to join me in this hairstyling endeavor? To get us started here are 25 Ten Minute Hairstyles… nggallery id=’122356′ Make Long Hair Look Short Tuck in that long hair for a cute and short look.

A Headband Can Make All the Difference Putting in a simple headband and hiding it behind some pinned up locks can make all the difference. Loose Braid This is a super easy braid that looks way more complicated than it really is. Like Jaime on Facebook Follow Jaime on Twitter 25 beauty products you can make in your kitchen 15 haircuts that scream CHIC (not MOM) How to style long hair short. Sometimes you want to have a short hair day, but without the commitment of actually getting your hair cut!

How to style long hair short

Here's a fun and cute way to style your long locks into a short bob do. Enjoy! 1. Divide your hair into two sections, from one ear to another. 2. Pin up the top section, just to keep it out of the way. 3. Thanks so much Katie! Maegan: Hanging Chains Headband DIY. While browsing Topshop last week, I came across this fun hanging chains headband and thought with Coachella right around the corner, an easy DIY for something similar would be fun. Maegan: Hanging Chains Headband DIY

I used an old plastic zig zag stretchy comb headband I’ve had for years because it was the most logical choice to hang chains from but you can use an elastic band in a similar way. The chains disappear a little in my blonde hair but they would stand out really pretty agains brunette locks {it would also look great on a shorter cut as well}. If you’re super crafty, add a feather or bead/charm to the bottom of a few chains.

What You’ll Need… * Circular headband* Chains: fine, thick, gold, silver, rose gold… use a variety of colors and sizes or all the same… choose chains that are lighter in weight.* Jump rings {for small chains only}* Beading pliers Steps… * Prepare your chains. . * Using the extra loose chain links or jump rings for small chains, attach one chain to each section of your plastic headband. And…Voila! No Heat SJP BIG CURLS w/ Twisted Buns ...also known as Bantu Knots. If you follow me on Instagram you already know about this because I shared it there see photos below but the other night I slept on twisted buns to get these BIG CURLS just to switch it up a little which the husband LOVES.

No Heat SJP BIG CURLS w/ Twisted Buns ...also known as Bantu Knots

In fact he said “You know, you could do that MORE OFTEN if you wanted to”. Big curls are a BIG hit around here In 2009 I did a quick video demonstrating how I twist my hair into the little buns whilst singing to Lady Gaga – but I only did a photo tutorial of how to get the finished look. So the other morning before I left for the gallery I filmed it for you and hopefully answered all the questions I’ve gotten about this easy little tutorial. Enjoy… The first and last photos were taken at around 5:30pm in the afternoon so you can see how the curls fall a little and become big waves, though my hair doesn’t get any smaller. . * CLICK HERE for outfit photos and details.

Video of me removing the bantu knots and styling my hair… Have Fun!