Looking to try something new and get a little playful with hairstyles this season? Well, let’s drag you back to your school days when it used to be quite fun to style your hair, and quickly. This guide will also be a sure help for school goers. Brace yourself and look through our list of top 7 back-to-school hairstyles that will surely take your breath away.

1. Out of pool hairstyle

This super chic hairstyle goes out to women with short hair. It looks ultra feminine and is super quick and easy. No wonder it’s an instant hit amongst celebrities.

Follow the steps we have listed below.

  • Simply apply hair mousse on wet hair. Let them dry naturally till they become damp.
  • Once they stop dripping and are damp, use a hair blower to dry them fully.
  • Comb them with a wide tooth hairbrush once they’re fully dried out.

And that’s all. Hair mousse will create an illusion that your hair is slightly damp all through the day.

2.  Tousled buns

Reaching out to the hearts of women with medium hair, tousled bun hairstyle will surely drop you in the reverie of school days where time used to be less and style was an ultimate necessity.

Follow the steps listed below.

  • Brush your hair evenly with your fingers. Do not use a hairbrush It’ll take away the essence of just-up-from-bed look.
  • Gather all your hair and loosely tie them in a ponytail just slightly below the crown of your head.
  • You can also innovate and tie your hair into a ponytail to the left or right, instead of center. To game up, you can also rope braid your ponytail.
  • Leave some hair chunks hanging on the front.
  • Curl the hair tied on the back around of fingers and swirl them to make a bun. Tuck the buns in place beneath the grip of the rubber band.
  • Either curl the hanging loose hair strands on the front with a curling rod, or just let them hang down naturally.
  • You can also use hair accessories around your tousled bun to take your look a notch higher.

3. Loose beach waves

This one’s again a stunning hairstyle for medium hair. Quick and pretty, it is one of the most popular red carpet trends.

Follow the steps listed below.

  • Brush your hair with a wide tooth comb.
  • Glide a straightening iron starting from the middle of your tresses, all the way down to hair tips.
  • Let the iron rod tone down to warm instead of hot. Once warm, simply bend your tresses with it.

This mildly messy hairstyle is an awesome date styling idea as well.

4. Multi-braid buns

This cute hairstyle can be donned in the medium as well as long hair. However, it isn’t something that’ll go well with thin hair. Use hair extensions if your hair is thin to flaunt this hairstyle. It looks quite classy and is perfect for parties.

Follow the steps listed below.

  • Depending upon how many braids you want, divide your hair into multiple sections.
  • Make a cornrow braid with hair on each section.
  • Keep gliding every braid round and round into a bun and secure neatly with bobby pins.
  • You can make the bun in the center of the crown, or to the left or right. You can also make two side buns to innovate.

This is basically a trendy African hairstyle that’s quite a popular back-to-school hairstyle, since it is quite easy.

5. Fishtail hairstyle

This particular back-to-school hairstyle is ideal for long and thick hair. You can also innovate a lot of looks with this hairstyle. It is also one uber cool wedding parties styling option.

Follow the steps below.

  • Comb your hair back and do not make any partition.
  • At the base of the back divide your hair into two sections.
  • Take a thin hair strand from the right. Glide it over the right hair section. Mix the strand with the left section from beneath.
  • Now take a thin strand from left and repeat the same process that you did with the right strand.
  • Start methodically braiding hair strands from right and left all the way down, towards the tips.
  • Use a small rubber band and tightly wrap it around the end of the braid.
  • You can also use hair accessories to decorate your fishtail hairstyle.

To innovate further, you can also swirl the braid into a bun and secure it with bobby pins.

6. Half updo bun hairstyle

This beautiful bohemian back-to-school hairstyle looks urban and trendy and gives you an ideal street look. It looks classiest on women with thick and long hair.

Follow the steps listed below.

  • Brush your hair neatly. Detangle each lock.
  • Gather some of your hair from the front.
  • Leave rest of your hair on the front as well as back freely hanging.
  • Now swirl the gathered hair into a messy bun and secure it with bobby pins. You can also braid the gathered hair and then swirl the braid into a bun.
  • You can divide gathered hair into two sections and make two buns- one on the left and one on right.

It’s quite playful and innovative. You can curl the hanging tresses on the front to add a charm of sophistication as well. You can also make beach waves of all the hair on the front and back.

7. Halo braid hairstyle

If you thought braiding is just for medium and long hair, we’re about to prove you wrong. The halo braid hairstyle is perfect for short hair. The only extra you’ll need are hair extensions.

Follow the steps listed below.

  • Comb your hair from the front all the way down to the tips.
  • You can section your hair into two to make two halo braids, and wrap them around your head to create an illusion of a complete circle.
  • Using hair extensions is also an option.
  • You can also take one big chunk from either side and braid it. Tuck it under your hair.
  • Start french braiding or rope braiding the chunks. Tie the end of the braid with a small rubber band.
  • Once the sections are braided, swirl the braid around your head and secure it with the help of bobby pins.
  • You can use multiple hair accessories to adorn the braid as well.

And the above listed super quick hairstyles are our 7 best back-to-school hairstyles. Let us know in the comments section which one is your favorite.


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