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    Ponytail Hair Styles with a New Twist!

    Hair Ponytails

    Ponytail hair styles make life easier!

    All you long haired ladies should be happy ponytail hair styles are staying so chic!  There appears to be an endless variety of ponytail hair styles to choose from;  the side ponytail, the braided ponytail, high ponytails, low ponytails  . . . doesn’t look like we’ll run short of ideas for ponytail hair styles anytime soon here!

    With just a little bit of practice, you can get so many looks and all you need do is keep an eye on hairstyle-blog. As long as hairdressers keep coming up with new ways of creating these updos, we’ll keep bringing them to you. We promise to bring you the newest, coolest, most unique and sometimes quirkiest looks in hair styles, updos and hair color trends so keep posted!

    Hair Styles for Ponytails

    Ponytail Hair Styles

    This ponytail hair style is from the Sado show, a spring and summer collection 2011, how simple, soft and feminine! To get the look, simply twist the ponytail back onto itself and pin into place.

    Hair Styles for Ponytails

    Pontail Hair Styles with a Twist

    This classy and sophisticated ponytail hair style is simple and elegant! This style comes to us from the folks at PureOlogy and has been prepared with their products to give it its highly polished look. PureOlogy hair products have won the ‘best shampoo, conditioner and more at the ‘hairdressers Choice Awards” the last few years as well as the “Professionals Choice Awards,” which is always a great acknowledgment!

    Healthy hair makes for beautiful styles and great conditioning and shine products help to create a healthy, sleek and shiny look.  Products used to create this look were;  Hydrate Shampoo and Conditioner;  Essential Repair ColourMax;  Essential Repair Instant Repair;  Power Dressing; Hydrate ShineMax; Nanoworks ShineLuxe

    • Leave hair damp
    • Put shine products into hair and comb through or brush through using a boar bristle brush for smoothest results
    • Split hair into two sections at the nape.
    • Tightly twist each end individually section with even tension, smoothing as you twist and secure with an elastic.
    • Twist the two ponytails evenly around each other and secure into one elastic.
    Hair Styles for Ponytails

    Side Ponytail with a fishtail braid

    This side ponytail hair style with a fishtail braid is so quick and easy, you will love it!  Don’t let the finished look fool you, the fishtail braid ranks at the top for ease as well as prettiness.  If you haven’t tried it check out this how-to fishtail braid video that will show you just how easy this side ponytail hair style is to do!

    • Blow-dry hair with round brush for volume on top
    • Tease top for height
    • With off-center part, brush hair back into long side ponytail separating out bang area and some face framing layers.
    • Fishtail braid over the shoulder. For a more casual look, don’t use elastic to bind your ponytail at the nape.
    • Use a curling iron to curl face framing layers, pinning some pieces up for a casual messy effect.
    Ponytail Hair Styles

    Jessica Alba Twisted Side Ponytail Braids

    This one is simple and easy and gets a modern twist by creating height on top.

    • Lightly backcomb top of hair and smooth over
    • Brush hair into a low ponytail and secure
    • Wrap some hair around elastic and pin for a finished look
    • Mist ponytail with a thermal spray
    • Comb through ponytail. Using a curling iron ,curl tightly with one big curl

    For more great braid ideas check out our Pinterest Braid and Long Hairstyles Boards.

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    1. Love adding a stylish twist to the everyday ponytail. Beautiful looks!

      Comment by Kristen — January 6, 2011 @ 12:44 pm

    2. Nice, but isn’t the point of a pony tail that you don’t have to mess with your hair that day?

      Comment by Best of Beehive — January 6, 2011 @ 12:20 pm

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