In a perfect world, our entire week would be planned out to T. Meals prepped, daily outfits organized and hairstyle ideas ready to go. This perfect world is highly attainable: We’re helping you long-haired gals plan your hairstyles with a schedule that maps out the best hairdos for long hair now that we’re in a weird fugue stay-at-home state.
This is a fun challenge to try if you’ve been in a bit of a styling slump from hanging out at home. Use this guide to try something new every day to feel refreshed and back to your regular routine. From accent braids to low-key looks to end the week, here’s your day-to-day hairstyle plan. You can thank us later!
Hairdos for Long Hair: 7 Looks To Try This Week
Sunday: Simple & Chic Accent Braid
Self-care Sunday tends to involve binge-watching your Netflix lineup while deep conditioning, and that’s totally cool. For your lounge look, give your hair a quick and fuss-free update. Try this chic accent braid style. It’s a fun and simple look that’ll make you feel like you *tried.*
Monday: Fresh Blowout
Tuesday: Trendy Half-Up Style
Planning your hairstyles for the week should be fun. For “Trending Tuesday,” try out a hairstyle that’s reigning supreme in the beauty world, but pick something that’s easy to muster during the wee hours of the morning. To recreate this half-up hairstyle, divide your hair into two sections and secure the top with a hair elastic. Set the look by using some of TIGI Copyright Custom Complete Volume Finishing Spray.
Wednesday: The Mid-Week Pony
Hump-day blues can really hit hard. So hard you wake up wishing your hair and makeup didn’t need any of your assistance. Here’s where no-makeup makeup looks come into play along with the hairstyle to match: Pair your fresh-faced glow with a simple mid-ponytail hairstyle. If you need a little mid-week pick-me-up before styling, refresh your hair with Nexxus Between Washes Smooth & Clean Dry Shampoo Foam.
Thursday: Try Another Trend
Almost the weekend and your throw-your-hair-up game is coming on strong. No one has to know you’re secretly counting down until the week is finally over. Pull yourself together girlfriend and gather your hair up into a chic updo hairstyle. How about a fancy (yet easy) back-braided style for a little challenge?
Friday: Wave into the Weekend
Time to start unwinding and prepping for the chill weekend vibes ahead, but that doesn’t mean you can just roll out of bed (or look like you did). Let your hair down and add some polish with the help of some hair serum, like TRESemmé Keratin Smooth Shine Serum. Use a curling wand to then create a set of effortless-looking hair waves.
Saturday: Off-Duty Cool Pony
Whoo-hoo, it’s the weekend! Time for some off-duty style. This is one of our favorite hairdos for long hair. Decompress and chill! Throw your hair into a super low ponytail and call it a day.