5-Minute Hairstyle Idea for Greasy Hair Days

Glam Girl Gabi
by Glam Girl Gabi
3 Materials
5 Minutes

If you’re having a greasy hair day but still want to look cute, I have the best idea for you. Follow along with this tutorial to learn a hairstyle for greasy hair.

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1. Make a slick ponytail with the top section

Grab the top section of hair and comb it back into a small, slick ponytail.

Secure it with a hair elastic and clip it temporarily to the top of your head with an alligator clip.

Clipping ponytail

2. Make another ponytail

Grab a similar amount of hair and secure another ponytail below the first.

Tying ponytail

3. Split the 1st ponytail and clip up the 2nd 

Remove the alligator clip and split the top ponytail to either side of the 2nd ponytail.

Then pull the 2nd ponytail upward and clip it to the top of your head.

Splitting ponytail

4. Make a 3rd ponytail

Add the hair from the 1st ponytail to the rest of your hair and secure a 3rd ponytail.

Clipping hair

Remove the alligator clip and split that 2nd ponytail into 2, on either side of the ponytail at your neck.

Securing tail

Secure those tails underneath with a hair elastic. 

Securing tail

Here’s the final look for this greasy hair day hairstyle: 

Hairstyles for greasy hair

Hairstyles for greasy hair 

I hope this tutorial will be useful for you when you’re in need of a hairstyle for greasy hair.

If you enjoyed this tutorial, please leave a comment.

Next up, check out my 10 minute makeup routine to look 10 years younger.

Suggested materials:
  • Alligator clip
  • Hair elastics
  • Comb

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  • Jennifer Jennifer on Apr 02, 2024

    I'm exhausted just reading about it. It's cute, Rey Skywalker! Too hard for those who hurt.