Trendy Ponytail Hairstyle Tutorial for Any Occasion

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Ponytail hairstyles are far from boring when you know what to do! They can be made glamorous enough for weddings or upscale parties, so drop any ideas of them only being for workouts. If you follow these steps, you can have a trendy ponytail hairstyle that will be your go-to for the holidays!

Tools and products needed: Volume Mousse, Smooth Serum, Round Copper Brush, Infrared Curling Iron, and Flexible Hairspray.

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Step 1 – Wash hair and apply mousse

On towel dried hair, apply Volume Mousse, concentrating on the roots.

Step 2 – Begin rough drying hair

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Step 3 – Apply serum

trendy ponytail hairstyle tutorial

Pump a small amount of Smooth Serum into your hands and rake through the hair to create a smooth and sleek look.

Step 4 – Finish rough drying hair

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Step 5 – Finish blowout

trendy ponytail hairstyle tutorial

Using the large Round Copper Brush, finish drying the hair.

Step 6 – Curl hair

trendy ponytail hairstyle tutorial

Using the Infrared Curling Iron, create dreadlock curls. Rake fingers through curls when finished.

Step 7 – Create half ponytail

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Pull back hair from the crown and twist around once. Then secure with rubber band.

Step 8 – Pull out to add volume

Gently pull on a couple strands on the crown in order to boost volume and add some texture.

Step 9 – Twist side piece and secure in back

Twist the side piece upward and then pin back with a bobby pin. Repeat on other side.

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Step 10 – Pull remaining hair into ponytail

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Secure with rubber band.

Step 11 – Apply hairspray

trendy ponytail hairstyle tutorial

Coat hair with Flexible Hairspray. This will create a workable hold so you can keep styling.

Step 12 – Tease it

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Tease a couple pieces of the ponytail with a rat tail comb, as needed for volume and texture.

Step 13 – Flip ponytail upward and pin

trendy ponytail hairstyle tutorial

Pinning a couple of pieces under the ponytail will lift it higher and add some more volume. Flip the hair back over and you’ve got a gorgeous, trendy ponytail hairstyle. It’s a versatile look that can been worn casually or dressed up for special occasions.

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