Step up your pony tail with these easy steps

We get it, sometimes you have so little time between errands, work and play. You need a quick and easy look that will work for you. Just find a cute bandanna and pin to achieve this look and continue doing whats important to you.

1. Tie your hair into a top pony tail.

1. Tie your hair into a top pony tail.

2. Using your fingertips, pinch hair to add shape.

2. Using your fingertips, pinch hair to add shape.

3. It should look like this!

3. It should look like this!

4. Secure with a "U" shape hair pin on the knot.

4. Secure with a "U" shape hair pin on the knot.

5. Using a small, decorative bandanna of your choice, tie a knot finishing at the top of the head. 

5. Using a small, decorative bandanna of your choice, tie a knot finishing at the top of the head. 

6. That was easy!

6. That was easy!

7. All done, now continue being your busy self!

7. All done, now continue being your busy self!

Play with your waves

It's so hot and humid lately, so why not tie your hair up with a fun, stylish side up-do! To start you should follow the tutorial on how to create a wave then do the following:

1) Section your hair diagonally using a comb on the left side.

2) Tie your hair into a pony tail behind your ear. Use small hair elastic to hold.

2) Tie your hair into a pony tail behind your ear. Use small hair elastic to hold.

3) Gather hair on the right side, twist and pull upwards to the left side (above the knot). Keep in place with a hairpin.

3) Gather hair on the right side, twist and pull upwards to the left side (above the knot). Keep in place with a hairpin.

4) When complete, use hairspray to define your waves.

4) When complete, use hairspray to define your waves.

5) To finish the look, use a decorated hair clip!

5) To finish the look, use a decorated hair clip!

Turn your wave into an up-do

HOW TO CREATE AN EASY UP-DO

Now that you've added texture in your hair with waves, we can now create a fun and simple up-do. See below if you'd like to see how to make a simple wave. 

Tip:If you use a little bit of wax, it'll make the look easier to create.

1) Separate your hair into two parts, top and bottom. Tie the top part of your hair with a small elastic and make it loose.

1) Separate your hair into two parts, top and bottom. Tie the top part of your hair with a small elastic and make it loose.

2) Take the top knot and place your fingers and the middle. Spread the knot by pulling left and right to create a hole. Now lift the pony tail and pull through the hole you just made. We call this a "kururin-pa" in Japanese. 3) Tug under the knot left and right to tighten and lift the band.

2) Take the top knot and place your fingers and the middle. Spread the knot by pulling left and right to create a hole. Now lift the pony tail and pull through the hole you just made. We call this a "kururin-pa" in Japanese.

3) Tug under the knot left and right to tighten and lift the band.

4) Using the top and bottom separations, make a braid.

4) Using the top and bottom separations, make a braid.

5) Continue to do this until you've created a full braid.

5) Continue to do this until you've created a full braid.

6) When completed, loosen the braid a little by pulling both sides.

6) When completed, loosen the braid a little by pulling both sides.

7) Roll up the braid and pin under the "kururin-pa." Use more pins if there are any loose hairs. To hold, use some finishing spray.

7) Roll up the braid and pin under the "kururin-pa." Use more pins if there are any loose hairs. To hold, use some finishing spray.

8) Decorate with a cute hair clip!

8) Decorate with a cute hair clip!

Summer waves!

HOW TO USE A CURLING IRON TO CREATE A NICE WAVE

Summer is here, so why not add a little style to your image with a simple wave. Afterwards, you can create a fun look using an up-do! Make sure you start by blow drying your hair then spraying Glamourous Curling Lotion to prime.

1) Starting from the bottom, divide your hair into 3 parts: under the ear, ear to crown and top.

1) Starting from the bottom, divide your hair into 3 parts: under the ear, ear to crown and top.

2) Grab a section of hair, using a curling iron, start from the bottom and roll iron forward. 3) Repeat for middle area.

2) Grab a section of hair, using a curling iron, start from the bottom and roll iron forward.

3) Repeat for middle area.

4) For top,gather hair and pull up, lightly press hair and curl from bottom. Tip: If you want more waves, open the curling iron and wrap your hair from the roots to the middle. Wait 10 seconds and unwind.

4) For top,gather hair and pull up, lightly press hair and curl from bottom.

Tip: If you want more waves, open the curling iron and wrap your hair from the roots to the middle. Wait 10 seconds and unwind.

5) Don't forget to use finishing spray for hold and shine!

5) Don't forget to use finishing spray for hold and shine!

6)  Loosen the curl with your fingers to make it look a little messy and you're done!

6)  Loosen the curl with your fingers to make it look a little messy and you're done!