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.

#28: Fancy Side Ponytail

Wondering how to make a messy ponytail that looks sophisticated and classy? Shift your pony to a side and incorporate a braided element. This pony, for instance, is gathered as a fishtail. It’s a great alternative to complex updos and sophisticated half up styles.

28 fancy side ponytail