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Cute and Functional Ponytail Hairstyles to Try This Spring

The ponytails to get you through the spring season. 

Some of us are in a bit of a rut after learning that the groundhog has predicted six more weeks of winter. We however, (although we do want an early spring), see this sad news as a way to plan ahead for all of the weather conditions that come along with the spring season. We’re turning lemons into lemonade…the hair version, that is! First up is the ponytail. Read on for some amazing functional ponytail hairstyles that’ll definitely be blooming come spring.

The Functional Ponytail Hairstyles You’ll Need for The Spring Season

young woman getting hair styled into bubble ponytail hairstyle
Make a statement with a bold yet functional ponytail hairstyles like the bubble pony. Photo credit:

1. Bold-Tail

Spring is known as the time to embrace bold colors and prints why not wear a bubble ponytail hairstyle? Opt for styling your hair into this architectural bubble ponytail look. To style, apply Suave Professionals Moroccan Infusion Styling Oil to your hair, then gather your hair into a low ponytail. Slide your hair ties along then length of your ponytail, but leave about an inch of space in-between each to create the bubble effect. Set your look in place with a firm hold hairspray like TRESemmé Tres Two Freeze Hold Hairspray.

young woman with bun and umbrella
Need a rainy day look? Opt for a functional hairstyle that can also serve as a transitional hairstyle. Photo credit:

2. Rainproof and Transitional Pony

Spring showers? There’s a ponytail for that. You ever wondered why your is still wet even if you had an umbrella over your head? Us, too! Let’s prepare for that now with this cool super high ponytail hairstyle that can easily transition into a bun. To create this look, bend your head forward and use a paddle brush to smooth your hair up into high pony. Secure with a hair tie, then set with a weatherproof finisher like TRESemmé Climate Protection Finishing Spray

Woman wearing rope twist ponytail hairstyle
Opt for a rope twist style to keep your hair in place while you get your spring workout on. Photo credit:

3. Sporty Pony

Come spring, the weather will be so nice you have no excuse to hit the gym. No more “It’s too cold to go outside.” Get your athleisure on and turn your workout look up a notch with a braided or twisted ponytail hairstyle. Skip all the styling products for now because you’re going to break a killer sweat anyway. Smooth your hair back into a low ponytail, braid or twist the lengths and secure the ends with an elastic. Post-workout, refresh your hair with Dove Detox & Purify Dry Shampoo and redo your style.

Which of these functional ponytails for spring are you loving? Want more ponytail hairstyle ideas? Try your hand at these easy ponytail hair ideas.

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