Tousled hairstyles, also known as messy or disheveled hairstyles work for every hair length and texture. If you have poker straight hair then you will need to add some texture with products, heating tools or some overnight preparation. For ladies with some natural wave or curls, this type of hairstyle is all about embracing your natural texture with minimal help to control its wildness.
Pulled Back with Tousled Loose Strands
If you want an easy pulled back hairstyle then don’t worry about making it bump-free or slicked back to perfection. Let your front layers go free. Take your curling iron and add a little more controlled texture around your bangs. Pull the rest of your hair back into a low ponytail or a loose bun for the perfect everyday tousled hairstyle.
Crown Braid with Tousled Hair
A great way to tame some of that curly or wavy texture is by braiding a section of your hair. Start at the front and braid backwards using the top layers of your hair. This will show off the tamer bottom texture without having to do too much work. Leave the rest perfectly imperfect.
Half-Up Tousled Hair with Volume
Half-up hairstyles work for all different lengths. This tousled look can be made simple by pulling your hair back, teasing your crown and securing with an elastic. Don’t worry about straightening the rest of your hair. If you want to spice this look up for going out then complete it with a French twist or try the latest trend, the half-up topknot.
Deep Side Part with Tousled Hair
A simple way to show off your hairs beautiful tousled texture is to leave it down in all it’s glory and then part it completely to one side. This will create lots of volume at the top of your hair but also make your hair appear thick and full of body. This look works for all hair lengths too.
The Tousled Topknot
Last but certainly not least, the foundation of the tousled hairstyle starts with the topknot. The casual, easy yet stylish topknot looks best when it’s undone and disheveled. But, just because it’s messy doesn’t mean that this look doesn’t work for every occasion from the beach, to a prom formal to a night on the town. This dynamic look can go from day to night.