If you’re blessed with long, luscious hair, there are a number of easy hairstyles for long hair that you can create – the possibilities are truly endless! But we know sometimes you can hit a hair wall. So, if you’re lacking hair inspiration (and time) to style your Rapunzel-like tresses, you’re certainly in the right place.
This simple twisted updo is the runway approved hairstyle all you bun lovers have been waiting for.
When it comes to easy styles for long hair, this voluminous, messy low ponytail is one of our favourites.
A regular look at festivals like Coachella, this effortlessly chic look is not only super practical it also looks great on second-day hair (hooray!).
Next read: Master the messy ponytail.
Want to give your classic ponytail a unique twist – quite literally? Why not replicate this easy backstage ponytail hairstyle on your long hair.
Editor’s tip: Ensure your tresses stay in place with the fast-drying VO5 Invisible Firm Hold Hairspray.
This medium-hold hairspray offers frizz control and humidity protection and with its exotic coconut fragrance, your hair will smell great too!
Fast Half-Up Ponytail
There’s a reason Ariana Grande loves wearing half-up ponytail hairstyles! They’re quick to do on yourself and allow you to make the most out of your gorgeous length.
Who doesn’t love braids? When you want to work that beautiful length and add interest to your look, try these easy half-up braids.
Want a quick and easy long hairstyle that’ll impress? Weave ribbon through a side braid and voila, you’ll have a fancy looking style in a matter of seconds.
Find that your long tresses are too much to manage, fret not because all you need is a lovely updo to tuck those strands neatly away.
And what better way to ensure your hair remains tidy than with a braided bun.
Next read: Braided bun tutorial with Diipa Khosla
Get the best of both worlds with a half-up, half-down hairstyle. This dreamy knotted style is both easy and stylish. Need we say anymore.
Style tip: Give your tresses a wavy finish by braiding your hair the night before. In the morning you’ll have soft loose waves and the perfect boho look.
Let’s face it, when it comes to simple styling, the messy bun has to be the ultimate fast hair hack. This makes it the perfect hairstyle for ladies who frequently find themselves on the go and need a style to last the day.
Editor’s tip: Dealing with greasy strands? Instantly absorb oil in between washes with the TRESemmé Day 2 Volumising Dry Shampoo.
A casual take on the classic ballerina updo, this knotted low bun couldn’t be easier to create. The perfect combination of effortless and chic, this understated ‘do is undoubtedly one of our favourite quick hairstyles for long hair.
Quick Space Buns
It doesn’t get cuter than this! These fast space buns are perfect for those who want to style their long hair in a fun new way.
If you’re in a hurry and need a quick and easy hairstyle that’s totally on-trend, use this seasons It hair accessory to spice up your long hair game.
An eye-catching look that’ll work with practically any daytime or evening ensemble sounds like the perfect hairstyle for long hair to us.
Another braided look that’s perfect for those with long hair is a milkmaid braid. This pretty updo may look complicated, but with our step-by-step guide, you can create the look in under 5 minutes.
Editor’s tip: If your braids are forever slipping out, reach for TONI&GUY Flexible Hold Braid Balm.
This braid balm is the perfect companion for braided styles helping to give flexible hold and added structure to your style.
One of the easiest hairstyles for long hair? Headband braids, of course!
Fast High Ponytail
Looking for quick and easy hairstyles for long hair that are more sophisticated? Whether you’re having a casual brunch or looking for a party-perfect hairstyle, with this high ponytail, you’ll have a hairdo that’s ready for anything!
Can decide whether you want to wear your hair down or in a bun? The answer is to give the half-up bun a try. It’s a win-win in our eyes.
If you want a no-fuss hairstyle, try this celebrity loved swept-back look. With a simple spritz of hairspray, you too can be wearing your long tresses like J-Lo.
Style tip: Try this style on day 2, or even day 3 hair, as your hair will have less slip.
Easy Top Knot
Wear these cute pigtails for the ultimate summer look. This easy look is perfect for long hair!
Thought that pigtails were reserved for school? Think again, because these pretty plaits can be worn in more places than the playground and are practically foolproof.
Effortless Bubble Braids
This is one Insta-worthy hairstyle you don’t need to be a pro to perfect! All you need are hair ties and a teasing brush to help you fluff up the ‘bubbles‘.
Half-Up Bubble Braids on Long Hair
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Need more convincing? Here’s another bubble braid look that is super easy to do and perfect for long hair.
Want to add subtle interest to your long tresses? Why not create an accent braid for a beautiful boho touch.
Love the look of chignons but struggle to recreate the look at home? Well, now you can finally master the look!
All you need to ace this cheater’s chignon is to roll and tuck your hair into an elasticated headband – and you’re done!
On the quest for the perfect bun but short on time? Cheat your way with a hair donut.
This hair essential makes creating a beautiful ballerina bun such a breeze you’ll wonder why you haven’t been using it for years.