Pretty Hairstyles For Medium Length Hair... In ONLY 5 Minutes!
Priyanka GhuraBeauty Editor, POPxo
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Whether you would always choose your snooze button over anything else or are just looking for super quick ways to tame your mane with minimal time and effort, we’ve got the perfect solutions for you. Who needs 12-step updos and super intricate braids when you can rock some fabulous dos in mere minutes?! Read on for some awesome medium length hairstyles that won’t take longer than 5 minutes. These are so easy - anyone can do them!
Step 1: Take the top half of your hair (like a half-up half-down do) and create a simple 3-strand braid with it at the back of your head. Secure it with an elastic at the end.
Step 2: Pick up the end of the braid and, using your fingers, wind it in a circular motion up the length of the braid. Do this till you reach the top of the braid, the ends should be tucked into the center of the circle.
Step 3: Your braid should resemble a circular flower. Use bobby pins to to pin it down and in place.
We love that this style is so simple but also so versatile. You can try an embellished hairband to add some glitz or you can even try it by tying a bright scarf around your head for a cute summer touch.
Step 1: Place your hairband over your head.
Step 2: Roll sections of hair up and tuck them into the band. Do this till all your hair is tucked in it and it looks like an ultra chic updo.
4. The Side Twist
Image: Viral Bhayani
Add a dash of cute to your usual open hair with this simple style.
Step 1: Create a deep side part.
Step 2: Take a section of hair along your hairline on the side. Twist this section backwards and secure with pin in such a way that the rest of your hair falls over it.
This hairstyle can help you look red carpet-worthy. Run an iron through your hair before you start for that sleek effect.
Step 1: Take a middle, front section of hair and clip it away. Now take wide sections of hair on either side, spray with hairspray to prevent flyaways and comb and tie both sections at the back with a thin hair tie.
Step 2: Open the middle section and take thin horizontal sections and tease each section with a comb for volume. Spray your hairspray once you’ve back combed each thin section.
Step 3: Now take a comb and smoothen your teased hair backwards and gently mold the shape of your pompadour or pouf. Take a bobby pin and slide it at the back to secure the pompadour in place at the height you want it. This will also conceal the hair tie from the first step.