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13 Easy Hairstyles for When You're Running Late

We've all been there: You woke up with absolutely zero time to even run a comb through your hair and you have to be somewhere in a flash. Or maybe you simply want no part of getting into a wrestling match with your hair. Don't sweat it—just try one of these crazy-fast (and chic!) hairstyles, and you'll be out the door in no time. Okay, if you haven't done them before, they might take a couple of minutes, but practice makes perfect, right? Below is a comprehensive list of YouTube tutorials for each style. Trust us, the results will save you so much time and energy.

In just a few simple steps, you can quickly transform your limp, frizzy, or bedhead hair into a non-basic beauty look. From various takes on a topknot to a super easy crown braid, the effortless style options are endless. Ahead, watch these these beginner-friendly style, suitable for every hair texture and length, that'll be sure to make you look put-together even when your hair decides to wake up on the wrong side of the bed. Welcome to your week of really great hair days.

The Slicked Back Pony

How come everybody else looks good in a simple pony, but you look like you just completed your Peloton century ride? In under 10 minutes, you can unlock the secrets to a sleek and streamlined pony for good.

The Loose Dutch Braids

Facts: This vlogger has a headful of extensions, so your braids won't look exactly like this. Also fact: The simple and straightforward technique still applies.

The Messy Half-Up

Funny how a few peek-a-boo braids and a little teasing and tugging can elevate the always-easy half updo.

The Braided Space Buns

You may not even need to watch the tutorial on this one—just take it as a great idea. Split a half updo into two braided pieces and twist them into buns. Smart, right?