After you get out of a swimming pool or the ocean, you want your hair to look half way decent. We covered styles while swimming, now let’s focus on hairstyles after swimming. This all depends on how you want your hair to look, texture of hair, and ability to put your hair up.
When your hair is wet it has movement, and can be an advantage to some. You can scrunch your hair while wet to get a messy wave look, which would be great for after the pool, or you can do the following:
Messy Bun Hairstyle With Headband
Squeeze the water out of your hair. Then towel dry. Using your hands pull the hair back like your making a ponytail. Wrap the hair elastic around the length of the ponytail. Now using one hand grab the bottom of the ponytail twist and start wrapping around. Leave some hair flowing down. Do not worry if it looks sloppy, it’s suppose to. Pouf up the top slightly, and place a cute hairband in front.
Messy Side Ponytail
Pull the hair back tight. Place the ponytail onto the side. Secure tightly with an elastic holder. Leave a few pieces flowing down from the top and sides.
Twist & Clip
If you have hair mousse on-hand place some into hair. Tilt the head upside down give it a good shake, and flip head back up. Grab the hair like a ponytail. Twist the head straight up, turn and clip with a nice barrette, or fancy hair clip.
Banana Hair Clip Style
Your hair can be short, medium, long, or extra long. There are so many different banana clips to choose from. You can use a beaded one, neon color, flowered one, rhinestone, original banana clip, or even a crystal one. These hair clips come in short, medium, extra short, vintage, retro, long, extra long or interlocking.
Half Up Half Down
Gather the top and sides of the hair place into a ponytail or bun on top of the head. Then leave the hair straight down or scrunch it curly. Make sure to comb all the tangles out, and place a hair serum or conditioner to moisturize and seal the cuticle.
Fake Hair Scrunchies To Add A quick Look
These hair scrunchies can work magic. Pull the hair completely straight back wrap one to two hair scrunchies around your own hair. Leave the front slicked back, or pull a few pieces out from the top and sides. The scrunchies can be placed at the nape of the neck, crown area, or bottom of a ponytail. The ideas here are endless. Best place to shop for them is eBay.
Sources: Professional Beautician