Haven’t washed your hair in three days? We know it can be a bit irritating and difficult to manage oily hair but not anymore. We have some absolutely gorgeous hairstyles for oily hair that will make you look ah-mazing! Styling greasy hair helps hide the fact that you haven’t washed your hair in days and is better than leaving it down. You can easily master these looks and no one will ever know your dirty (hair) secret!
10 Gorgeous Hairstyles For Greasy Hair That Will Make You Look Amazing!
1. For the love of braids
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Learn from Superwoman on how to rock braids like a boss! If you’re heading out for a party (or even going to work), this hairstyle will work just right. Side part your hair and make a single braid on the other side. Pin it to the back of your head and let your hair fall effortlessly from your shoulder. The oily element will just help keep the braid in place. Just make sure to use a dry shampoo first, so that your hair doesn’t look super oily from your where you’ve parted it.
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2. Rope like ponytail
Amp up your simple ponytail by adding sections to it, basically, make a ponytail version of a braid. Use individual hair ties to create sections and to add some bounce to it, stretch each section a bit. This will give your greasy hair some bounce and nobody will even notice your oily situation. *Wink*
3. The braided bun
A top-knot is something you can wear anytime and anywhere. It’s the best and easiest ‘do for when you are running late for work or if you have oily hair. Just amp it up a bit by wrapping a braid around your knot. Make your usual top knot and make sure to leave a small section of your hair and braid it when you’re done with the knot. Wrap the braid around your bun and voila, you’re good to go!
4. Wispy tresses
If you’ve short hair and don’t want to style it, you can always let it be. For gorgeous and dreamy wispy waves, you need a good dry shampoo so that it absorbs most of the greasiness from your hairline. Use a straightener or your hair curler for those slight waves that will bring a fresh bounce and some life to your mane and you’ll be ready for the day, ladies!
5. Faux mohawk bun
Stand out amongst the crowd with this uber chic and badass hairdo. Take a thick section right at the front of your hair and make either a french fishtail braid or your usual french braid, starting from your hairline. When you reach the top of your head, stop braiding and a tie a messy bun. Leave the rest of your hair open and you’re ready to rock the day with this awesome hairstyle.
6. Sleek and stylish
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Nothing can beat the good ol’ ponytail, ever. Tie all your hair back and also make sure to create a small pouf so that it adds some bounce to your limp hair and makes it look less greasy. This hairstyle is super easy and won’t take much time, either.
7. The chic top knot
Flip your hair upside down and comb it properly from the back. Make a french braid starting from the nape of your neck and stop braiding once you reach the middle. You can then tie your hair into a bun and pin up the stray hair. This look is super cool, easy and will hide the greasiness properly, as well.
8. Slay the ponytail
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Add some glam to your oily hair by taking your ponytail up a notch. Tie your ponytail, as you usually do but instead of pulling all your hair through the rubber band, make a small bun. Take a small section of your hair that is falling free and wrap it around the hair tie. This hairdo is perfect for work and parties alike. Slay that ponytail girl!
9. Twisty tales
Look like a dream with this gorgeous hairstyle. Part your hair from the middle and take a small section of your hair from either side of it. Start twisting your hair and tie both the sides together when you reach the nape of your neck. Gather the rest of your hair in a bun and pin it up at the point you had tied both the twisted sections. Spread out the bun a bit and voila, you’re ready to rock your greasy hair (that nobody will even notice!)
10. Side-swept waves
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This hairstyle is super simple and won’t take much of your time, either. Part your hair from the middle and make a half up, half down style. Tease your oily hair from the ends in order to add some bounce and gather your locks over one of your shoulders. This style is perfect for every occasion and you can master it easily!