6 Low Ponytail Ideas That Aren’t Boring

Low ponytail inspiration

I just chopped off a solid inch or so from my hair this week, and I have to say I feel like a new woman. However, my longer locks were starting to get to the length where I could easily throw it into a low or high messy pony. There’s really nothing I love more than a messy ponytail, to be honest with you. However, now that my ability to do either of the two (high or low) is probably out of the question. I’m going to envy these pretty low ponytail ideas until I’ve got long locks again. From a simple twist like the bottom left (which may actually be my favorite, so simple) to a fancier one with a braid down the middle for a more badass take on the look.

For now though, I’ll be embracing the half top knot instead and finding new ways to reinvent it until I go a little longer.  Once it does get longer I think just doing a simple wave to your hair and throwing it in a low pony is also perfection. Just add a little hair around the ponytail and you’ve got a polished look. What other low ponytail ideas have you tried lately for an update to your everyday look?

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Jessica is an Atlanta life and style blogger. Aiming to bring practical tips to your every day life. Tips that you can easily tackle and make your life feel just a tad more 'put-together'.

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  1. 1.14.16
    Alina Ermilova said:

    I’ve been really into messy ponytails too, ever since I cut my hair short, I just loove how effortless they look!


  2. 1.14.16
    tara said:

    Great post! I am guilty of a low pony more often than i want to admit- mostly because my hair isn’t washed though. i like the different ways you made it look dressier! thanks for sharing!
    Xo, Tara

  3. 1.14.16
    Neha Bhatt Bhagat said:

    Great Post, loved it..
    xo, Neha

  4. 1.14.16

    Such a pretty roundup…so glad I know how you made this collage! Ha!

    Cathy, your Poor Little It Girl

  5. 1.14.16
    Mary Kate said:

    I feel like I tend to go with the low pony during the week when I’m at work- these are such cute ideas to mix it up and have some fun with a classic look!

    Mary Kate

  6. 1.14.16
    JAMIE said:

    I love the top right one! I wear my hair up usually every other day (on the days I don’t wash it), so these are great tips on making it still look stylish!


  7. 1.14.16

    The low pony is a great way to change up your hair without too much work! Loving the different versions you posted!

    The Style Scribe

  8. 1.16.16
    Voylla said:

    My hair long but I always prefer to chop my hair like pony, its nice to introduce the low ponytail hair.

  9. 7.10.16
    Rachel said:

    Love the idea of a low pony with a few messy braid strands before continuing into a full pony! So cute.

    Rachel / http://www.seashellsandsparkles.com

    • 7.11.16
      Jessica said:

      That one is totally my favorite too.

  10. 8.4.16
    GS Meseum said:

    Nice Post… i like the idea of low pony.

  11. 3.31.17
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  12. 6.6.17
    BandarQ said:

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  13. 6.14.17
    BandarQQ said:

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