Do This Quick and Easy Hack When You Run Out of Hair Ties

Taylor Pfeffer
by Taylor Pfeffer
2 Minutes

I know the struggle of being out and realizing you didn’t bring a hair tie!

Or, worse, you do have a hair tie but it’s the wrong color to match your outfit.

This awesome hack lets you tie up your hair without using a hair tie.

Let’s get started.

Creating hole in hair

1. Pull out a section to create a hole

Pull your hair back into a ponytail, holding it in place with your hand.

Take a small section from the bottom of your hair and pull it halfway out of the ponytail, creating a hole.

Twisting hair

2. Twist the section

Twist the section all the way around.

Puling ponytail through hole

3. Pull the ponytail through the hole

Pull the ponytail through the hole of the section you created.

If the hole is still too loose, twist it around again and pull the ponytail through again, just like a regular hair tie.

Tightening ponytail

4. Tighten

Tighten the ponytail.

Hair tie hack

Do this quick and easy hack when you run out of hair ties

Here’s the finished look of the zero-hair tie ponytail! This hack is genuinely so easy, works with every hair type, and helps so much in a bind!

Let me know what kind of tricks you like to use to tie up your hair.

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