Anyone with short or medium length hair knows that updos can be a big struggle, if not totally impossible. But leaving your hair down all the time? That gets boring fast. I recently chopped a few inches off of my longish hair for a lob with choppy ends. I love the new style so much, and am actually considering going a little bit shorter, but at the same time, I miss some aspects of my old cut. Long hair comes with so many options – you can do braids, big buns, long ponytails, and cool updos.
The half-up bun was all the rage at the beginning of 2016, so it only makes sense that we’re ending the year with another hairstyles that’s similar, but will give you a completely different vibe. A high half-up-half-down ponytail not only helps you bring back (like people already did with chokers, holographic everything, platform shoes, etc.), but also allows you to channel your favorite stars like Ariana Grande and Khloe Kardashian who are also obsessed with the fun, flirty ‘do.