You’d think it would be easier to find a great hairstyle for long hair than short hair, but this is often not the case. Most people with long hair end up just putting it in a ponytail when they can’t figure out what to do with it. So what can you do with your long hair? How do you find that perfect look?
Magazines are a great place to start when looking for a new hair style for your long hair. Try looking at the women in the magazine and decide what you like about their hair. Is it dead straight? Maybe you should invest in a hair straightener. You may find that some of the women use accessories in their hair like headbands and decorative clips. If these are what catch your eye you might want to consider getting some more hair accessories.
Look online for some more great ideas. Not only can you find more pictures, but you can also find websites that can help you find the perfect hair style for your long hair. Some websites may ask you your face shape, hair type (wavy or straight) and your hair color. From there the website generates a list of styles that may work for you. You may also be able to find an up do that you really like and step by step instructions on how to achieve that look.
Talk to a hair stylist when in doubt. They’ve been around hair for a long time and they know what they’re talking about. They’ll be able to give you advice on which looks will be easier for you to achieve and which will look best on you. They may even recommend getting layers or thinning out your hair for the look you are trying to achieve.
If you don’t really have a particular style in mind, but you know what you want your hair to do, try looking at some hair products. If you want your hair to be curlier you can find a curl booster. If it needs more volume try looking at different types of mousse. Look through the different products and try to find some inspiration there on different hair styles.
When you get busy it’s easy to just throw your long hair up in a ponytail. With these simple steps you can easily find a hairstyle that works for you and fits into your schedule.