40 Super-Simple Messy Ponytail Hairstyles

Pull all your hair back and up, tie it together with a hair band and walk out of the door, ready to take on a new day! That’s really all it takes to get a messy ponytail right. This, in turn, partly explains the immense popularity of this simple look—it’s so easy to achieve. The other component to its enduring fame is just how versatile it is.

#23: Twisted and Tousled Ponytail

Who says ponytails need to be perfect to be pretty? Try messing things up a bit with a French twisted knot that extends down the neck into a ponytail. Make sure to pull gently here and there on your twisted style to get a full and slightly undone look.

23 messy french twist with a low pony