Curly hair, in all colors, lengths, and volumes, is something to be celebrated. As someone with a head full of curls, I know fully well how great good hair days can be. Unfortunately, I also know how hard it can be to keep your curls from taking on a life of their own. These hairstyles are perfect for those days when you’re in the mood to show off your locks in a fun, stylish way.
1. Curly Romantic Updo
This simplistic curly updo is perfect for date nights, special occasions, and regular day life. It is the perfect blend of messy and sophisticated. Using tools as simple as a couple rubber bands and some bobby pins, you can create this updo on your own in a couple of minutes.
2. Curly Hair French Braids
For curly girls, braids can be a bit of a pain. Often times, it can be hard to create that coveted sleek look and keep your curls from escaping their uniformity throughout the day. This simple tutorial shows that even the curliest of hair can be transformed into two simple but gorgeous French braids with a bit of careful manipulation.
3. Giant Messy Curly Bun
Sleek buns are definitely great, but there’s something especially beautiful about a whimsically messy hairstyle. Whether you’re just running errands or attending a family wedding, this curly bun can easily transform an entire look. Creating the look is super simple, requiring only a couple minutes and a hair elastic to complete.
4. Curly Hair Braided Updo
Even within the community, not all curly hair textures are the same. Some are a little harder to braid or slick down depending on thickness and volume. This style is perfect for everyone. In this luxurious updo, two side braids are secured on either side of the head, only to connect at the back in a mid ponytail. As long as you have a handle on how to create simple, flat braids you can create this look in no time!
5. Big Voluminous Curly Hair
Sometimes, you want to forgo the complicated braids and sassy updos and just go with an old classic. Even still, classics can still be improved. With this 10 minute tutorial you can figure out how to bring new life into your curls, making them even more gorgeous and voluminous.
6. Half Up Curly Hairstyle
This simple half up, half down hairstyle allows you to show off your curls in a beautiful way. This tutorial does involve a bit of French braiding but the results are a beautifully loose, natural hairstyle that looks absolutely beautiful.
7. Curly Pineapple
This super simple style has it’s name for a reason. Smooth and sleek on the sides and in the back with a large puff of curls on top, this do definitely takes a lot of hair to pull off. While the entire style can be done in under five minutes, it is perfect for just about every occasion.