12 On-Trend Easy Hairstyles for Thin Hair

Miriam Herst | 21 March 2018
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12 hairstyles you can create in 10 minutes or less.

Not all hairstyles were created equally, and as women with fine hair know, not all hairstyles work for thin hair. This collection of 12 on-trend easy hairstyles for thin hair is designed to give you over two work weeks of hairstyles to fall back on. Each of these easy hairstyles for thin hair is easy to create and incorporates some of the latest hairstyle trends. Read on for all the thin hair inspiration you need and 12 easy hairstyles for fine hair:

12 On-Trend Easy Hairstyles for Thin Hair

easy hairstyles for thin hair two braids
Create two three-strand braids and top ’em off with a hat.

1. Double Up

Double up on three-strand braids and pull your fine hair into this classic style in under five minutes. Top the look off with a hat to keep this look edgy and cool and out of the school girl hairstyle zone.

easy hairstyles for thin hair tight bun brunette
Ballerina-esque in the best way.

2. Tight Bun

The great thing about thin hair is that you can create updo styles that don’t weigh themselves down. Thin hair generally stays where you put it and that makes it a great foundation for a ballerina bun like this one. If you find yourself needing a little extra security, spray your style with TRESemmé Compressed Micro Mist Hairspray Extend Hold Level 4.

TRESemmé COMPRESSED MICRO MIST HAIRSPRAY EXTEND HOLD LEVEL 4

easy hairstyles for thin hair spread bun rainbow colorThe color is optional, the styling details are key.

3. Rainbow Bun

While the technicolor hues included in this style are entirely optional, the loose nature of this bun is ideal for thin hair. Spread a classic bun apart with your fingers to create the illusion of thicker strands.

easy hairstyles for thin hair ponytail tight
Wear your ponytail low and sleek.

4. Sleek Pony

Smooth just a drop of Suave Professionals Keratin Infusion Smoothing Hair Serum through the length of your strands and gather your hair into an easy low ponytail.

SUAVE PROFESSIONALS KERATIN INFUSION SMOOTHING HAIR SERUM
easy hairstyles for thin hair one side up
Pull the heavier side of your style up.

5. One Side Up

Pulling one side of your style back is an easy way to upgrade a style from basic to beautiful.

easy hairstyles for thin hair loose updo
Create the illusion of thicker hair.

6. Loose Updo

Another way to create the illusion of thicker hair is to loosen an updo to make it look fuller and more voluminous.

easy hairstyles for thin hair half up
Pull a few pieces out in front.

7. Half Up Style

Create a simple half updo and pull a few pieces out in front for some extra visual interest.

easy hairstyles for thin hair half back brunette
Tease the front of your style and pull it back.

8. Half Back

Tease the front of your hairline and pull the entire front section back for an easy style that includes loads of volume.

easy hairstyles for thin hair front twist
Twist a few strategic sections in the front.

9. Front Twist

If you’re looking for a way to add even more volume to that half-up style, simply twist sections of hair back before pinning them into place.

easy hairstyles for thin hair French twist
A classic and one of our favorites.

10. French Twist

The French twist is a classic for a reason and it’s one of our favorite go-to hairstyles.

easy hairstyles for thin hair easy curls blonde
These curls will take you less than five minutes to create.

11. Easy Curls

Use a 1-inch curling iron to create these easy curls. One great thing about having thinner hair is that you can create any style in less than half the time.

easy hairstyles for thin hair blown out bob
Create volume with this easy hack.

12. Blow-Dried Bob

An easy way to add volume to thin hair is by spraying it with Catwalk by TIGI Bodifying Spray for Volume Blow Dry and blow-drying your hair with your head upside down for even more lift at the roots.

CATWALK by TIGI BODIFYING SPRAY FOR VOLUME BLOW DRY

Looking for more hairstyles for thin hair? Check out 4 styles to consider for thin hair.

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