Curl your hair in a ponytail
Ever wonder how anyone has the time and patience to curl their hair on a busy morning? With this curling hack, you can get romantic curls in just five minutes. Start by throwing your hair in a ponytail at the top of your head. While it’s still up, curl your hair away from your face. Snip the band out to reveal curls worthy of a Victoria’s Secret Angel. Learn more with this full tutorial from Alysa Aeschbacher. Or check out these clever tricks to curl hair without a curling iron.
Take a toothbrush to flyaways
Flyaways around your updo can take a messy bun from intentional to just, well, messy. For a quick fix, use a toothbrush to tame those pesky baby hairs, suggests celebrity hairstylist Mark Townsend. “It’s the perfect size,” he told Allure. Spritz hairspray straight on the bristles, then brush it across flyaways to smooth them down. (Did you know toothbrushes are also perfect to clean with?)