13 Easy Hairstyles to Add to Your Rotation

  • There are plenty of easy hairstyles you can try if you want to refresh your look.
  • There are cute, simple hairstyles that work for all hair types and textures, as well as long and short hair.
  • Most of these hairstyle ideas are easy to re-create at home.

We all fall into a routine, and you probably have a couple of easy hairstyles that you wear every day, be it a '90s blowout, a ponytail, or even just a messy bun. Trying a new look is fun, but learning how to re-create various cute and easy hairstyles can be time-consuming. However, it doesn't have to be. No matter what your hair type and texture, there are easy hairstyle options for long and short hair.

With very little practice, you'll be able to pull off these new looks in no time. Before you know it, you'll be adding these trendy hairstyles into your daily routine. There's the classic half-up, half-down hairstyle and the elevated bun — and that's just the beginning.

Whether it's for another day at work or a night out on a date, we rounded up a handful of simple hair ideas for curly, kinky, wavy, and straight hair.

Easy Bun Hairstyle
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Easy Bun Hairstyle

Dua Lipa's sleek high bun is easy to pull off when you're short on time. Use a hair straightener to straighten two sections of hair in the front to frame your face.

Easy High-Ponytail Hairstyle
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Easy High-Ponytail Hairstyle

Lizzo's wavy high ponytail is simple yet chic. The hairstyle works on all hair types, but it especially looks great with lots of volume.

Easy Beach Waves Hairstyle
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Easy Beach Waves Hairstyle

Zendaya schooled us on how to pull off beachy waves in an effortlessly cool way.

Easy Half-Up, Half-Down Bun Hairstyle
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Easy Half-Up, Half-Down Bun Hairstyle

Alicia Vikander's half-up, half-down hairstyle features a bun instead of a ponytail for a twist.

Easy Messy Bun With Locs Hairstyle
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Easy Messy Bun With Locs Hairstyle

Chlöe pulled her locs up into a messy bun with a few loose pieces hanging down for a cute, easy hair look.

Easy Bun With Curtain Bangs
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Easy Bun With Curtain Bangs

Selena Gomez's bun and curtain bangs combo is easy to do in seconds before running out the door.

Easy Braided Ponytail Hairstyle
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Easy Braided Ponytail Hairstyle

Beyoncé elevated her extra-long ponytail by braiding it. Be sure to use a generous amount of hair gel to get the sleek look.

Easy Sleek Ponytail Hairstyle
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Easy Sleek Ponytail Hairstyle

Ariana Grande's straight ponytail is as easy as it gets. Wrap a piece of hair around the base of your hairstyle to give it an elevated feel.

Easy Sleek Bun Hairstyle
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Easy Sleek Bun Hairstyle

If you didn't think a simple bun could be cool, let Zoë Kravitz show you how it's done.

Easy Side-Braid Hairstyle
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Easy Side-Braid Hairstyle

Elizabeth Olsen's side braid is just messy enough to look intentional, making it easy to do in a flash.

Easy Braided Half-Up, Half-Down Hairstyle
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Easy Braided Half-Up, Half-Down Hairstyle

Naomi Campbell put a twist on the half-up, half-down look by incorporating two braids.

Easy Low Messy Bun Hairstyle
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Easy Low Messy Bun Hairstyle

No one rocks a messy low bun quite like Meghan Markle. This hairstyle is easy for long and short hair.

Easy "Wet" Wave Hairstyle
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Easy "Wet" Wave Hairstyle

Jennifer Lopez makes "wet" hair look so chic. Forget about styling your hair after your morning shower with this easy hairstyle.