Day-to-Night-Hair

Are you looking for a hair style that can easily transform from day to night quicker than you can say “party”? Here are two gorgeous, quick and easy day to night hairstyle ideas that can get you from your desk to the dance floor in no time!

What Will I Need to Achieve These Looks?

  • Hair band or elastic
  • Hair pins
  • Strong hold hair spray
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Look 1: Quick Chignon to Chic Low Ponytail

6 Steps to Getting the Quick Chignon

1 Quick Chignon

Step 1: Start with a low ponytail

Pull hair into low ponytail and secure with a hair band or an elastic band.

2 Quick Chignon

Step 2: Section above the band

Separate hair into two sections above the band.

Quick Chignon

Step 3: Pull and wrap the hair through the parting

Pull the ponytail through the parting. Keep wrapping until all the hair is in the chignon.

Quick Chignon

Step 4: Secure with pins

Secure the updo with pins or grips.

Quick Chignon

Step 5: Loosen the hair at the front

Relax the look by loosening your hair at the front.

Quick Chignon

Step 6: Finish with hairspray

Finish the look by setting it off with hairspray.

Quick Chignon

Transforming the Chignon into a Chic Low Ponytail

Chic Low Ponytail

Step 1: Remove the pins from the chignon

Remove the hairpins or grips from your chignon.

2 Chic Low Ponytail

Step 2: Make sure your ponytail is tight

Unwrap the hair, leaving a few twists. Tighten the ponytail.

Chic Low Ponytail

Step 3: Wrap a hair strand around the ponytail

Wrap a hair strand around to add an elegant touch and refine the look.

Chic Low Ponytail

Step 4: Backcomb and finish with hairspray

Backcomb the ponytail from the behind gently for extra volume.

Chic Low Ponytail

Look 2: Braided Updo to Boho Braid

Steps to Getting the Braided Updo

Braided Updo

Step 1: Plait the top

Pull the top section of your hair into a loose plait.

Braided Updo

Step 2: Plait the rest

Divide the rest of your hair into three sections including the previous plait and braid them all together.

Braided Updo

Step 3: Secure with hair band or elastic

Secure with band, looping it at the end rather than pulling all the hair through.

Braided Updo

Step 4: Roll the plait into a braided bun

Roll the plait back and secure tightly with pins or grips and add hairspray.

Braided Updo

Transforming the Braided Updo into the Boho Braid

Boho Braid

Step 1: Remove the pins.

Remove all the pins from the braided bun.

Boho Braid

Step 2: Tease the plait

To give this look a relaxed feel, gently tease the plait. Add hairspray to set the look.

Boho Braid

We hope you enjoy these quick and easy day to night hair transformations!