Monday, 16 October 2017

Most Popular Hairstyles for College Girls - Easy Hairstyles for Long Hair

How is college life going to be? Not just exciting, but super-exciting. That can only happen when along with smartness, you carry beauty, charm and hotness too. You have got to make the right statement in college right from day 1. Why just dress, even the right and appropriate hairstyle can make a whole lot of difference.

Question is which college hairstyle will be apt? Here is a bunch of 25 hairstyles which will have guys swoon over you.

Hairstyles for College Girls

1. Classy Ponytail with wrap style

Here is a video on how to do the classy pony tail, and below the video we have got you the steps on how to do the simple Classy pony tail with base wrap. Your hair would be in place and you would look haute too.

Step by step:
  • Shampoo and condition your hair
  • Blow dry your hair to set it sleek and nice
  • Brush your hair backwards and tie it into a ponytail
  • Take a small strip of hair from the base of the ponytail and wrap it around the knot neatly
  • Reach the other end of the tip of the knot and tuck the thin strip of wrapped hair into the knot
  • Use a thin pencil to tuck the ends into the knot
  • Spray with hair spray to set

2. Messy Hairstyle

The no hassle and no fuss Messy wrap up plait is also a romantic style to flaunt. The best thing about this hairstyle is that it can be worn with smart casuals and semi casuals too. So go ahead and try the Messy wrap up plait. Here is a video to the Messy wrap up plait and a step by step explanation on how to do it too.



Step by step:
  • Shampoo and blow dry your hair the night before
  • The next morning, gently brush the hair and create four sections
  • don’t worry if the hair is messed up and does not sit sleek
  • Partition two braids from the crown to the nape of the neck
  • The rest of the hair at the back, tie it into a messy knot with a crunch
  • Swivel the braids around the knot
  • Use some hair spray to set the mess
  • Leave and walk out

3. Side Ponytail Hairstyle

One of the easiest and a no fuss no mess hairstyle would be the wonderful and very simple side pony tail. What we love about this retro style is that it can be done in less than five minutes, and you can opt for hair spray to set it or just walk out like that.




Step by step:
  • Wash your hair and dry it the night before
  • The next morning comb your hair into one side.
  • Safely secure the ponytail as a knot with a crunch
  • Back comb all loose ends
  • You may use hair spray to set stray hairs from flying

4. Ponytail hair with back puff

If it is an important day at college, like a festival or maybe a function or something where you need to be a little more chic and classier than the usual days, the Pony tail with a back puff is a hairstyle that would fit the occasion well.



Step by step:
  • Wash and blow dry your hair pretty well
  • Apply some hair serum to set the stray hairs in place
  • Divide the hair into three major sections
  • The hair in front should be clipped and ironed straight and tucked into the side of the head or the ear
  • The hair in the middle should be round up into a high ponytail
  • This section should be back combed from the base to the mid-section and then smoothened out with a brush
  • The hair below than should be tied into a smooth ponytail just below the above hair
  • Gently comb all the flowing hair into its length
  • Accessorise and set with hair spray

5. High horsetail

The high horsetail hairstyle is pretty much the same as the above hairstyle we just spoke about, with a little less back brushing and hairspray to use.



Step by step:
  • Wash and blow dry your hair pretty well
  • Apply some hair serum to set the stray hairs in place
  • The hair infront should be combed backwards and ironed straight
  • The hair in the middle should be round up into a high ponytail
  • This section should be back combed from the base to the mid section and then smoothened out with a brush
  • The hair below than should be tied into a smooth ponytail just below the above hair
  • Gently comb all the flowing hair into its length
  • Accessorise and set

6. Open hairstyle

The open hairstyle as the name suggests would not be one that is bound by accessories or hairclips. It is a hairstyle that would work wonders for classy events and special occasions, and when you are on a date too to wear with chic evening wear. Try this hairstyle in various ways; the key here is to use your imagination. You can opt for accessories if you wish, but the main moot point here would be simpler the better. Here is a video that shows you seven ways to do the open hairstyle. It is self-explanatory and thus we have not provided a step by step explanation for the same.


7. Side fishbone plaits

The Side fishbone plaits would once again fall into the category of the no hassle and no fuss hairstyles that college girls can wear in a jiffy. It takes about five minutes roughly to do and you do not need hairspray to set the hair.



Step by step
  • Take all your hair to one side
  • Make a low ponytail
  • Secure it with a crunch at the neck base
  • Separate ponytail into two sections
  • Take a narrow strip of hair from one section and intertwine it between the two sections
  • Repeat this taking hair from one section into the next and the next
  • Do this till you run out of hair
  • Secure with an elastic rubber band
  • Cut the elastic at the base to loosen up the hair
  • Gently tug and pull the braided hair for a boho chic look.



8. Wavy Layered open Girl Hairstyle

This is a hairstyle that would look super chic and trendy with whatever you want to wear and to wherever you want to wear the hairstyle to.



Step by step
  • Wash your hair well
  • Gently dab it with serum and then partition the damp hair into many sections
  • Each section should be gently twisted around drinking straws
  • Let it sit overnight
  • Wake up the next morning
  • Remove the straws
  • You would have curls which are wild
  • You can either leave them that way or gently brush them loose with your fingers for the wave look

9. Side open hairstyle

Nothing says sexy than the Side swept open hairstyle which every woman should try for a date night out or a special occasion to college with formal wear or smart casuals, at least once when she is in college. This is a style much on the lines of LADY BUNNY RABIT and is a very sensual one if you know how to carry it well. Here is a video that shows you how to get the Side swept open hairstyle done and an explanation for the same would not be needed, since the video is self-explanatory. Hope you like it!


10. Mohawk Braid

Super sexy, adventurous and more, the mohawk braid is one for the girl that knows no limits and is willing to try out something new and nice every time. This is a hairdo that would not take more than ten minutes, we promise. It is a hairdo that can be worn and re-worn in various ways and for as many times as you like, and with anything that you want to as well. So here is a video tutorial which is self-explanatory on how to get one of the mohawk hair braid styles done. Take a look.


11. Straight simple layers

If you do not wish to do anything to your hair but just want it to be straight and nice, and maybe with a shine to flaunt the layers you have cut into it, the straight simple layered hairstyle then is for you. With this look, you can be assured of compliments, and when you wear it with the right clothes and makeup for the day, all eyes would be on you. Here is a video on how to set the Straight simple layers for the day and it is once again a self -explained process.


12. Layers with front bangs

Bangs are hot and they can change the way you look and your personality too. It makes you look chic and young, and brings around a very youthful appearance to flaunt as well. Here is a video that shows you the various types of bangs that can suit your face type and cut, should you wish to have a change in your looks.


13. Side topsy ponytail

The Side topsy ponytail is a must try and a must do at some point in college life. This is a style that would make you look feminine and chic for sure, but would earn you the innocence brownie points amongst the onlookers too. Wear them to college for your big day or the exams and yet you would look fashionable as ever. Here is a video showing you how to get the Side topsy ponytail done, and a step by step explanation within the video says it all.


14. Sleek Blunt

Kim Kardashian and Victoria Beckham are best at flaunting the sleek blunt, and it is also a college girl look; a girl that is just out of her final year and planning to intern for a job somewhere. The look is semi-formal to very formal, depending on how to you cut it. Speak to your hair stylist and find out which of the sleek blunts would suit your face. They come in a range and styles too many to choose from. Here is a video of one of our favorites. Take a look.


15. Short asymmetrical layers

To add more volume and oomph to your hair, no matter what the hair type is or how coarse or thin it is, the Short asymmetrical layers would always do justice for the look and the facial features you want and are born with. Once again, you should speak to your hairstylist to figure out what logically would work in your favor since there are plenty of variations that would be around, and customising one should be done face to face with a specialist. But here is a video that shows you one of our favorites.


16. Pigtail braids

A very cute way to flaunt your bohemian attitude and a chic look at the same time. The pigtail braid is every girls fantasy hairstyle to wear. And if you have medium to long length of hair, this is a hairstyle that you must try at least once. The aim here is to have the right braids done, so you are allowed to choose the style of braid you would like to wear. It could be Indian, upturned or the classy french pig tails, we shall leave it up to you. Here is a video that shows you how to do the pigtail braids and it is self-explanatory.


17. Front puff hairstyle

Under two minutes, you can get glamorous and chic with the front puff hairstyle. What you need is a clip and a brush, and you are good to go. This is a hairstyle that can be worn every day to college, and there is no fuss or hassles to deal with the same all through the day. Easy to wear and it won’t fall on your face too, the front puff hairstyle is commonly worn these days. Here is a video to show you how to do the hairstyle in under two minutes and a step by step explanation too.



Step by step:
  • Gently comb back all your hair
  • Apply a little serum to set the hair
  • Now divide the hair into front and back sections
  • The front section should be back combed neatly and gently clipped onto the crown of the hair forming a pop up puff
  • The hair at the back should be straightened or crunched at its length.

18. Crown braided hairstyle

Feeling quite the princess this morning? Here is a hairstyle that would oomph up the cuteness factor for you to play with, and to flaunt a sassy divaish look at college today. The crown braided hairdo is a chic style that opens all doors to cuteness and brings in a very bohemian touch as well. Here is a video that shows you the easiest way to do it, and it is self-explanatory as well.


19. Front braid with open hairs

To be honest, there are variations with this particular hairdo and all of them are hits for sure. We want you to take a look at this tutorial and determine if this look is what would suit you or not. This is a classy look for special occasions and moments, quite chic and trendy and can be worn with smart casuals and ethnic wear mostly. The front braid with open hairs was a hit look during the 80s and the early 90s, and as we know, fashion comes back in waves, so here is a video that explains how to do it.



20. Blonde Waves

You may have heard and seen the trends in beach wave curls, which is quite similar to blonde waves. This is what you can do at home and wear it to college every day, even if your hair is unwashed for a day or two. No one would know and no one can tell the difference too. Here is a video that shows you how to get the beach blonde waves for your indian hair. We have also explained the process with the no heat waves to do at home. Watch and learn from both



Step by step:
  • Wash your hair well
  • Gently dab it with serum and then partition the damp hair into many sections
  • Each section should be gently twisted around drinking straws
  • Let it sit overnight
  • Wake up the next morning
  • Remove the straws
  • You would have curls which are wild
  • You can either leave them that way or gently brush them loose with your fingers for the wave look

21. Double layer back braided open hairstyle

The Double layer back braided open hairstyle is a very classy and a chic bohemian look, meant for parties and prom nights to wear with your haute clothing. You can highlight your hair with temporary hair colors before doing the look or just leave the hair to its natural color. Wear this hairstyle for special occasions mostly, and watch how the accolades come shining through for you. We have found a step by step video tutorial that shows you how to get the Double layer back braided open hairstyle just done right and it is self explanatory as well. Take a look.


22. Low bun with side parting

We bring to you a very easy and under five minute hairstyle which can be worn for interviews and special days at college or when you are interning for a new job. This is a look that tells the world to take you seriously, and yet has a hint of glam and fashion up its sleeves too. Here is a video that shows you exactly how to get the look done, and it is self-explanatory too.


23. Long Elegant Braid Hairstyle

For the carefree attitude in you and for the girl that loves to have a touch of bohemian ways on her, the long elegant braid hairstyle is a must do. Can be worn with just about anything and with quirky hair accessories, the look comes through as magical and goddess like. Here is a video that explains pretty well how to get the look in less than five minutes.


24. Open curly hairstyle

You do not need to spend time with tongs and hair curlers the next morning to get this look. Just follow the instructions below and you would be a new person the next day.

Step by step:
  • Wash your hair well
  • Gently dab it with serum and then partition the damp hair into many sections
  • Each section should be gently twisted around drinking straws
  • Let it sit overnight
  • Wake up the next morning
  • Remove the straws
  • You would have curls which are wild
  • You can either leave them that way or gently brush them loose with your fingers for the wave look





25. The mermaid braid

Some call it the mermaid braid and others call it the goddess braid. No matter what it is called, here is a chic and very sexy braid with a touch of all things bohemian being shown to us, which every college girl can try. This hairstyle can be worn to parties and special occasions, with chic formals and indian wear. Here is a self explanatory video that shows you step by step on how to do the mermaid braid.



Here’s hoping the easy-to-do college hairstyles shown above have given you some inspo. Tell us how you found them and which of them would you like to sport in your college from tomorrow.
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