The alarm didn’t go off. The alarm sounded but you hit off instead of snooze. Whatever the reason, you’re now running late. And horror of horrors, you’ve got major bed hair and no time to wash and style it. Don’t panic. There are some great hairstyles you can do in just a few minutes and look so good no one will ever know you had a crazy mad morning.
Table of contents:
- 2 minute messy bun
- elegant bun
- fishtail braid
- super easy braided ponytail
- two strand braid
- 2 minutes spring twist hair tutorial
- sleek updo
1 2 Minute Messy Bun
Rachhloves comes to your rescue with a cute style you can do in just two minutes. That might just give you a few extra minutes to put your mascara on rather than trying to do it on your commute. This is so good and so easy to do, you’ll love it even on days when you’re not rushed.
2 Elegant Bun
If you’re not a fan of messy buns and prefer something sleeker and more elegant, try this. Yes – it can actually be achieved in just a few minutes if you follow the video instructions. She’s working very quickly in the video to get it done in 2 minutes, but even at normal speed you should only need 5 minutes. Try it and let us know!
3 Fishtail Braid
Fishtail braids have become a staple of the braid world. They seem tricky at first, but essentially there’s actually only 4 steps. Learn how to do it following along with the video and you’ll soon master it and it will become one of your go-to styles for rushed mornings, second day hair or just anytime really. Fishtail braids are great for formal or casual occasions and you’ll always look on trend.
4 Super Easy Braided Ponytail
Sure, you can just brush your hair and stick it in a ponytail when you’re in a hurry but spend another couple of your precious minutes and you can produce a ponytail that’s far from the bog standard. Luxy Hair describes this style as simple, quick and very chic. Exactly what you need when time is short and you still want to look good. No one will ever know you rolled out of bed really late!
5 Two Strand Braid
Don’t want a regular ponytail but you don’t want a standard or fishtail braid either? Enter the two strand braid. Another tutorial from Luxy Hair shows you how to do something cute and interesting that won’t have you tearing your hair out because you overslept.
6 2 Minutes Spring Twist Hair Tutorial
Even if you’re running late, sometimes you just feel like you don’t want your hair on show if you haven’t had time to wash and style it. That’s why I like this style. You can do it in a mere fraction of the time of washing and styling and yet it looks like you spent ages on it. It adds interest and frames your beautiful face.
7 Sleek Updo
Seriously, ladies – check this out. I think this is marvelous. You’ll hardly believe how fast and easy it is to do this. Cinthia has obviously had a lot of practice to be able to produce that result in 2 minutes so I suggest you practice this a few times to get the hang of it and then you’ll be ready to do it in 2 minutes when you need to.
As you can see, there’s no need to panic on days you oversleep or are very short on time. Don’t waste time fretting about and wondering how to do your hair. There are plenty of roll out of bed styles you can master.
What’s your go-to style when you’re uber-short on time?
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