Cute Everyday Back To School Hairstyles: Quick & Easy

Back to school season is upon us! Who’s excited? 🙂 Whether you are or not, there are great things to look forward to in the upcoming year. New notebooks, new classes, new friends… And of course, new back to school hairstyles! Today, we share a week’s worth of cute and fun hairstyles to make you shine on your first week back in school.

Monday: Lazy Day Curls

These lazy day curls are perfect for the first day of school! Having your hair down in curls adds body and dimension to your hair without making it look like you tried too hard. These curls are quick & easy and will boost your confidence instantly – to make you feel like a goddess!

Mimi wearing lazy curls

Tuesday: French Knot Half-Do Hairstyle

This romantic hairstyle is very simple and leaves you feeling feminine and put together. The half-up keeps your hair out of the face so you can focus in class, while the braid in the back adds a cute touch. Everyone will be doing a double take! 😉

Mimi wearing a french

Wednesday: Loop Side Ponytail Cute Hairstyle

This hairstyle is perfect for second or third day hair – oily hair that you probably want to keep out of your face. The little loop adds a lovely detail to the classic ponytail, making it a lot more interesting and fun! Wear some nice earrings and a cute top to complete this effortless look.

Mimi wearing a loop side ponytail

Thursday: Snake Braid Hair Tutorial

The snake braid is the perfect hairstyle when you are running late – it only requires 5 minutes! Add this cute little braid to your naturally curly, straight, long or short hair and it will keep you feeling fresh and beautiful throughout the day.

 Mimi wearing a snake braid

Friday: Three Way Fishtail Braid

TGIF – Thank God It’s Fishtail-Day! This gorgeous braid is perfect for the most relaxed day of the week. It looks casual and simple, yet is quite sophisticated. This three way fishtail braid takes a spin on the original fishtail and brings it to a whole new level! All your friends will be asking, “How did you do THAT?”

Mimi wearing a three way fishtail braid

Check out some of our other back to school hairstyle videos here and hereAre you going to try any of these hairstyles when you go back to school? Which one was your favorite? Let us know in the comments below and be sure to share your back to school look with us by tagging #luxyhair in your Instagram photos! We would love to see them. 


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Everyday Hairstyle Ideas: 5 Days Of Hair & Outfit Inspo

Looking for some easy, cute everyday hairstyles? We’ve got the perfect thing for you. 

With our busy lives and always running late, it’s easy to get stuck in a routine where we throw on some clothes and pull our hair up in a bun or a low ponytail last minute. But the reality is, with just 5 or 10 more minutes of planning and effort – it’s so easy to pick out a cute outfit and do a cute hairstyle. And let’s face it, when we look great – we feel great! 

In this video, we’re showing 5 days of outfits that will get you through Monday to Friday (yes, second and third day hair is accounted for, haha!). Watch it by clicking below or scroll down for step-by-step instructions:

Monday Hairstyle

Look of the day: plaid button up shirt and top knot  

how to do a top knot hairstyle

This hairstyle looks great when the hair is freshly washed. Here’s how to do it:

  • Split the hair at the crown of your head, and tie a half high ponytail
  • Twist that section of hair and pull it apart to create some more volume
  • Wrap it around in a bun and secure with bobby pins
  • Pull on the bun you’ve created to shape it up until you like the way it looks

If you want to see a step by step video tutorial on how to do a top knot, click here

Tuesday Hairstyle

Look of the day: cozy sweater and half-up braided hairstyle

easy everyday hairstyle

This hairstyles works well for both straight and curled or curly/wavy hair and just takes a couple of minutes to create! Here’s how to do it:

  • Part your hair in the middle
  • Take a small section at the front on your left side, and do a regular three strand braid and tie with a small, clear elastic
  • Take a small section at the front on your other side, and do a regular three strand braid again and tie with a small, clear elastic 
  • Secure both braids at the back of your head with some bobby pins
  • Add your favorite accessory like a flower or a bow 

Wednesday Hairstyle

Look of the day: white button-up and dutch ponytail

how to dutch braid ponytail

This is such a beautiful hairstyle! It looks a little complicated at first, but once you learn how to do a dutch braid, this hairstyle is super cute and doesn’t take that long to create! If you want to learn how the dutch braid technique, click here

  • Begin doing a dutch braid from the top of your head down to the nape of your neck
  • Tie the rest of the hair into a ponytail at the nape 
  • Take a small piece of hair and wrap it around the hair elastic to hide it 

Thursday Hairstyle

Look of the day: denim shirt and french braid

how to french braid everyday hairstyle

If your hair is feeling a little bit oily, this hairstyle is the perfect solution. This hairstyle can work on both straight hair, curly hair, clean hair and oily hair.  It’s a classic, and is frankly underrated – because it looks SUPER cute!

  • Use some dry shampoo if your hair is a little bit oily and brush your hair
  • Do a french braid in the back and finish off with a regular braid
  • Tie with a clear elastic and fan out the braid for more volume

If you want a step by step video tutorial on how to do a french braid, click here

Friday Hairstyle

Look of the day: cute coat + hat and a fishtail braid

fishtail braid hairstyle

If you’re having a bad hair day, there are a few things you could do. Precisely, we came up with 6 things you could do to easily fix a bad hair day (click here to see what they are). One of those things, is to rock a braid and a hat combo!

  • If you want your braid to be longer and thicker, clip in your Luxy Hair extensions before creating the hairstyle. Karin is wearing the 220g Dirty Blonde Luxy Hair extensions set in this video for some highlights and more length and volume in her hair.
  • Brush all the hair to the side and start doing a fishtail braid. Click here to learn how to do a fishtail braid. 
  • Fan out the braid at the end to make it look even fuller and finish off with a cute hat or a beanie. 

 Hello weekend!

Try these fun hairstyles for the weekend:

Double Dutch Braids

Lazy Curls

3 Stunning Updos That You Can Do Yourself



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