The sleek plait is number one for keeping long hair at bay – the classic aesthetic of primary school days for a reason. We’ve reinvented it since the playground, adding accessories and smoothing spray for a sleek finish.
Three hairstyles that work for all occasions (and don’t require getting up early)
Most of the time, if my thick, (sort of) healthy, brunette hair won’t oblige, it’s scraped back to its rightful pineapple position. But, on those days where a messy bun won’t cut it – squishing it under a graduation hat, for example – a catalogue of minimal-effort hairstyles is sure to come in handy. Here it is – three event-ready looks, made for the laid-back amongst us.
By Beth Ludolf