Let’s face it: Sometimes our favorite go-to ponytail hairstyle can feel, well, a little boring. And sometimes when our hair is worn down, our long tresses always seem to get in the way where you just want to quickly tie it up into something cool and easy. Insert the double knot ponytail updo into your list of quick and easy ponytail hairstyles. This hairstyle can be done in five minutes or less, and get this, you don’t need a hair tie! That’s right, try this stylish ponytail the next time you need a quick fix at work, or when your long hair is just getting the best of you. Read on to learn how to create one of the easiest ponytail hairstyles out there.
Ponytail Hairstyles: Learning the Double Knot
Wash hair with Suave Professionals Keratin Infusion Smoothing Shampoo followed by Suave Professionals Keratin Infusion Smoothing Conditioner to start your hair off with a sleek and frizz-free base. Be sure to brush or comb your hair to thoroughly remove tangles. If you are doing this hairstyle on-the-go and don’t have any hair care products available gently use your fingers to detangle, beginning at the very ends of your hair and work your way up.
Create two sections.
Create two equal sections in your hair, then twist them over one another. Hold your hair in place and proceed to the next step.
Create first tie.
Loop hair sections into each other as if you were fastening a pair of shoelaces or a bow. Hold hair taut and pull this first loop tight to keep it in place.
Create second tie.
Loop ends into one another again, and gently pull to create the section part of the knot. This tie will be a bit looser than the first since you want to create an effortless looking hanging effect to your ponytail.
Knots in place.
Your hair should now look like this. If you do have styling tools available, you can add in hairpins to secure the base of your ponytail. Additionally, if you want this hairstyle to last throughout the day, finish it off with TRESemmé 24 Hour Body Finishing Spray.
There you have it! A chic, easy and quick low ponytail. And you don’t even need a hairtie to help you out.
Will you try this double knot ponytail hairstyle out?