Man, I love ponytails. Don’t you? They are too easy to do and get your hair out of the way whilst exercising. They are also great when you are running around with the kids. Oh and they are cool when you need to wash your face… and that is all they are good for.
UNTRUE! Ponytails are so versatile, girls! Can I get a HOLLA for the Ponytails?! Take a look at these super stylin’ ponytail dos, no longer the don’ts.
Whether you are getting ready for work or planning a night out with your man, the ponytail can be dressed up, dressed down, dressed sideways, dressed anyways…
Some tips for your summer ponytail? Depending on the ponytail you want to achieve there are varying ways of executing the do. What kind of pony are you going to be today?
Simple, Sleek Pony
Simple and sleek, this ponytail is exactly that. A do that can go from day to night, with just a change of clothes. Wanna keep that do looking frizz free? Try Fekkai Marine Summer Hair Zero-Humidity Frizz Control, available in stores and at Sephora.com, $23.00
Textured, Tussled Pony
Whether your hair has natural texture or needs your help in that area, securing your volume into a ponytail can be a great solution to a night out hair dilemma. Pump up the volume with Matrix Amplify Volumizing Shampoo, available in stores and online, $18.00
High, Perfectly Placed Pony
Brushing your hair up into a high ponytail offers a spin on the classic, sleek pony. Want hold AND shine like Lucy’s? Bring it on home with Aussie Dual Personality Hi Hold + Hi Shine Hair Spray, available at your local drugstore and online, $3.99
Casual, Low Pony
Securing your ponytail close to the nape of your neck offers a casual yet still fashionable do for daily wear. Keep your locks soft and manageable with Just for Me, Soft & Beautiful Hair Milk Conditioner, available at your local pharmacy and online, $4.99
Kickin’ Party Pony
Partyin’ with your girls tonight? Dry your hair upside down and spray your favorite hair spray in to get some natural volume before you throw your hair in a ponytail. Spray and go with Aussie Sprunch Catch the Wave Hair Spray, available in stores and online, $3.50
Pony with Accessories
A casual style such as the ponytail can be glammed up with a simple ribbon, glitzy clip or stylin’ headband. Try hair accessories from the super affordable Sam Moon Trading Company out of Dallas TX. From hair elastics to hott headbands, they have an awesome selection for any gal on the go.
HAIR TIP: Switch the ponytails up! If you wear your hair at the top of your head one day, the next time try wearing it a few inches below your prior pony. This prevents consistent wear and tear with elastic bands and pulling of delicate strands at the very same base point of your ponytail. Repeated offender ponies at the very same place will weaken the roots and may lead to rips, tears and knotting in your gorgeous locks. Also, remember that hair is most delicate and prone to breakage when wet. If you wrap your hair into a pony while it’s still wet or damp, please use extra care.