How to Curl Your Hair Quickly

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Are you always in a hurry to get your hair done before you head out the door?

Follow this tutorial to learn how to curl your hair quickly – and by quickly, I mean in under 5 minutes! This amazing hair curling hack involved curling your hair in a ponytail.

So, let’s get started!

Tools and materials:

  • Hairbrush
  • Ponytail holder
  • Curling iron
  • Hair serum
Making a ponytail

1. Make a ponytail

Start by pulling all of your hair into a full ponytail at the top back of your head.

Sectioning ponytail

2. Curl your ponytail

Separate your ponytail into four equal sections.

Curling sections

Beginning with one outside section of hair, wrap your hair around your closed curling iron, starting at your head and the handle end of your curling iron, and working outwards.

Tip: Always make sure to curl in the direction that is away from your face.

Curling sections

Hold for a few seconds to set the curl and then release your hair from the curling iron.

Curling sections

Repeat with the other outside section of hair.

Curling sections

Repeat with both inside sections of hair.

Progress shot

This is how your ponytail will look after all four sections have been curled.

Releasing ponytail

3. Finish your curl styling

Release your ponytail.


Use your fingers to loosen the curls a bit.


Work some serum into your hair to add some shine to your lovely curls.

5-minute curls

How to curl your hair quickly

That’s it! Five minutes later and we’re done, and these soft curls look so gorgeous and full of body!

I know you won’t be able to resist trying this hair curling hack for yourself.

When you do, leave a comment to let me know how you liked it, and what you’re going to do with all the time you’ll be saving each morning!

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Suggested materials:
  • Hairbrush
  • Ponytail holder
  • Curling iron
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