One Step Styles For Curly Hair

The start of the new year is very much upon us. With all of the socializing that comes along with it, looking your best is definitely a must. Whether you need the perfect up-do to compliment a sparkling dress for a fancy night out with friends or just something to get your hair out of your face that looks a little bit more polished than your average pony tail, there are plenty of one-step hairstyles for curly locks. OK, so it's hard to find a hairstyle that is truly one-step when you take into account all the prep-work, but there are some looks that come pretty darn close.

Figuring out how to do your hair for an event can definitely be a pain. Between finding the perfect outfit and trying to figure out what makeup look you're going for, there might not much time left to stress about hairstyles, especially if doing your hair isn't really your thing. If you're a curly-haired lady, you're in luck because I've got some obsession-worthy hairstyles for you to try out this winter. No matter your hair length or how much time you have to style your hair, there's a super easy hair tutorial waiting for you below.

Before you start mastering these hairstyles be sure you're prepping your hair correctly. There are a few things you should never do to your curly hair — especially if you want to rock these fancy curly hair looks. So, be sure to start with conditioned hair every time you want to try out one of these styles.

1. Twisty Up-do

An effortless up-do featuring beautiful twists perfect for curly-haired ladies.

Tub O' Bobby Pins, $7, Amazon

2. Short Hair Styles

The ultimate guide to short hair with curls. Some of them are more complicated, but there are a few super easy ones in there too.

Not Your Mother's Curl Defining Cream, $8, Amazon

3. Curly Braidout Ponytail

If you want to get your hair out of your face, opt for this braided hairstyle. All you really need to do is braid.

Oscar Blandi Hairstyle, $20, Amazon

4. Up-Do with Headband

If you're struggling to figure out how to style longer hair, take a look at these simple hairstyles for some inspiration. You can always simply to suit your skill set or the amount of time you have.

Ivory Turquoise Headband, $20, Amazon

5. Short, Curly Up-do

A fancy look for girls with short, curly hair.

6. Half Up, Half Down

The easiest style for those who want to look put together, but have no time to spend on hairstyling.

7. Messy Up 'Do

A messy bun look perfect for your last-minute holiday hair look.

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