23 Five-Minute Hairstyles For Busy Mornings

Forget complicated braids, fishtails, and 25-step chignons. These hairstyles are the ones you actually have time for.

1. The Two-Strand Waterfall Braid


Once you get the hang of this, you’ll be able to do this hairstyle in five minutes.

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2. Twisted Ponytail

Divide the ponytail into two sections, twist one section and wrap around the other section to create this casual twisted ponytail.

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3. Summer Scarf Updo

Using a stretchy headband, you just take large sections of hair and wrap around the band, tucking in the loose strands.

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4. The Low Knot

This works great even for short to medium-length hair.

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5. The Knotted Pony

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6. The Tidy Hair Bow

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7. The Tease and Tie

Two steps. That is all.

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8. The Over-the-Shoulder Pony

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9. The Illusional Crazy Long Mane Ponytail


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10. The Two-Bobby-Pin Front Twist

This is an ideal hairstyle if you’re growing out your bangs, too.

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11. The Asymmetrical Chignon

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And heeeere’s the finished product.

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12. Fake Bangs Top Knot

Now you can have bangs for a day with this EZ hairdo.

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13. The Single Twist

Take a section of hair from the left, pull it to the right, pin it. Then take a piece from the right and cross it over to the left. Tuck the hair under the piece of hair from the left. Pin it and you are DONE.

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14. Otherwise Known as the Two-Minute Tuck

Put that boring elastic headband to good use. Directions here.

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15. The Four-Step Bun

Here’s an easy bun that you can do waiting at a stoplight in your car.

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16. The Mermaid Tail Braid

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17. Quick Twist for Shorter Hair

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18. The Knotted Pullback

Watch the video to get the full directions.

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19. The Knot-So-Braided Bun

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20. The Brisk Braid Wrap

This simple hairstyle is elegant enough for a wedding.

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21. The Easiest, Prettiest Pompadour

Get Rory-Gilmore-at-her-prom hair.

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22. The Half-Up, Half-Down Twist

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23. Twisted Ponytail Variation

Get the super simple directions here.

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