40 Easy and Chic Half Ponytails for Straight, Wavy and Curly Hair

The half ponytail is one hairstyle that never goes out of style. We’ve got 40 different ideas of how you can make this look your own, whether you have short hair, medium, longer locks, or even natural hair that you usually wear in an afro or cornrows. You can rock this versatile and stylish hairstyle for formal and fancy events or make it more casual too. Our suggestions make it easy.

#38: Sleek Straightened Black Hair

Natural hair is very beautiful, but it’s often hard to manage. This half ponytail shows off the mirror-like sleekness of relaxed black hair with balayage highlights. Use a fine-toothed comb to part your hair one-third down your head and gather that section to the top of your head, banding tightly. Smooth down baby hairs using a toothbrush.

38 sleek straightened black hair