9 Cool Hairstyles To Try For Those With Thin Hair

We've all been there. Spending hours (figuratively) styling our thin hair only to have it fall flat minutes later. However, it's time to banish bad hair days for good. Step up your hair game by learning the best techniques for styling thin strands. The best part? It's not as hard as you may think. When it comes to styling thinner locks, it's all about creating texture and dimension in your hair.

As a hair styling newbie, I know how rough it can be to come up with different looks. Honestly, I felt as if there was only so much I could do with my flat, straight hair. Curly or straight seemed like my only options. Boy, was I wrong! After doing a bit of research, I learned that styling thinner hair isn't as difficult as I imagined. I just have to make my hair work in my favor. Basically, you have to make the most of your hair. While you may not have a lot, there is still a world of hairstyles that you can accomplish. Wondering what you can do with your thin strands? Here are nine hairstyles that any girl with thin hair can accomplish. No hair skills required!

1. Best Of Braids

Julia Graf on YouTube

Thin hair doesn't have to be boring. Add playful braids into your hairstyling routine to switch up your strands from "meh" to mesmerizing.

Got2b Powder'ful Volumizing Styling Powder, $8.95, Amazon

Diane Hair Pins, $5.39, Amazon

2. Reach New Heights

CatCreature on YouTube

It's time to pump up the volume with this curly hair tutorial. It's great for those who want to take their locks to new heights.

OGX Moroccan Sea Salt Spray, $5.60, Amazon

XTAVA Professional 5-in-1 Curling Iron, $39.99, Amazon

3. Easy Waves

Devon Baltimore on YouTube

Playful locks are pretty on any hair type. Add some bend to your thin strands by creating effortless waves.

John Frieda Luxurious Volume Hairspray, $5.25, Amazon

4. Natural Ringlets

Kersti Pitre on YouTube

For those with thin, curly hair, it's time to take advantage of your natural hair texture. Get this elegant, easy style by enhancing your natural curls.

Tifara Beauty 7" Flexible Curling Rods, $10.49, Amazon

5. All Day Volume

Tina Yong on YouTube

Straight, yet voluminous hair can seem like a wild day-dream for those of us with thin hair. However, it is actually not as crazy as it sounds! For girls with thin hair, try out these teasing method. I've used it before, and it does wonders for my pin-straight locks.

Not Your Mother's Refreshing Dry Shampoo, $8, Amazon

Scalpmaster 8" Tail Comb, $5.45, Amazon

6. Crowning Glory

Jennifer Klingvall Hairstyles on YouTube

Tired of your braids slipping around or falling out? Check out this tutorial on how to make your braids last in thin hair.

Gold 'N' Hot Crimping Iron, $27.75, Amazon

7. Half Knot

Angela Lanter on YouTube

If you're running out the door, and need to look polished, then try out the half knot. It's a trendy hairstyle that still looks relaxed and playful.

SalonChic Triple Teasing Comb, $9, Amazon

8. Pony Perfection

LustreLux on YouTube

I need to try out this tutorial immediately. With my thin hair, ponytails often look so bland on me. Fingers crossed for va va voom hair.

Big Sexy Hair Volumizing Dry Shampoo, $10.59, Amazon

Goody Ouchless Hair Elastics, $5.75, Amazon

9. Don't Go Chasing Waterfalls

NayDangerStyle on YouTube

Or in this case, do go chasing waterfalls. This hairstyle is gorgeous! BRB, I have to go upgrade my braiding skills.

Marilyn Backcombing Brush, $7.99, Amazon

See? Flat, thin hair doesn't have to look lifeless. Step up your hair game by incorporating these creative styles into your weekly hair routine.

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