We’ve shared the top haircuts for 2022, but if you’re not braving the big chop this year, there are still plenty of ways you can be on-trend. Hair in 2022 is all about low-maintenance, natural looks – embracing your natural texture and working with it instead of against it. Browse a selection of the top-trending fuss-free hairstyles and choose your favourite.
This super simple update on the classic ponytail is a must-try for spring and summer. Instead of tying your hair at the nape of your neck, drop it down a couple of inches and then secure it. An effortless, breezy style that makes you look effortlessly glam in an instant, it’s best tried on long, non-layered hair to avoid too many loose tendrils.
Not right for your hair type? Try the Bubble Pony.
Another simple style, but suitable for layered hair too, the Bubble Pony is an elegant twist on your favourite daily style. You’ll feel like a Disney princess when you’re rocking this look, and achieving it couldn’t be easier.
Pull your hair into a high pony, then add an elastic every 2-3 inches, pulling the hair on both sides to create a rounded effect. Voila, the perfect way to tame your locks on those bad-hair-days!
Metallic Claw Clip
If you’re looking for a simple way to look fab with minimal effort this year, you can’t go wrong with a metallic claw clip. Spotted on numerous celebrity heads, the humble claw clip is a quick and easy way to sweep your hair off your face or create a messy updo in a flash.
If you have cool skin colouring, pick a silver tone which will complement your complexion. Warmer skin types should try gold or bronze for best results.
Dreamy, Bouncy Curls
Curly girls rejoice, the time has finally come to embrace your natural hair, flyaways and all. While you may have spent your life trying to tame those stubborn spirals, big, bouncy hair is the “in” look for 2022, thanks in no small part to the success of Euphoria.
Zendaya isn’t only blessed with long, flowing tresses, but she’s a fan of brushing them out too – once considered an absolute no-no for curls. Create your own halo of hair by running a soft-bristled brush through your lengths.
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A traditional bun is always a winner on those busy weekday mornings, but take yours up a notch with these handy tips. Apply a sufficient amount of hairspray to your roots before styling, which helps tame your hair for a sleek finish. Using a smoothing brush to gather your hair will also ensure each strand is perfectly in place..
Try L’Oreal Paris Elnett Normal Strength for light hold that won’t leave your hair crispy or stiff.
Hair just not playing ball? Growing out a lockdown fringe? You know we’ve got you, girl. Some days your hair needs more of a heavy hand than others – for those days, its all about the bobby pins.
Pin those strays in place with as many pins as your hair requires, safe in the knowledge that your hair is still in style. Pins and clips of all sorts have been spotted on the runway this year, so use yours with abandon.
With so many fabulous options for taming your tresses this season, you’ll have more time in the morning for the things that bring you joy. Why not explore these top skincare products that will save you even more time.