When you’re traveling, taking pictures here and there is an absolute must. Because how else are you going to immortalize the wonderful memories of your trip if not through taking photos? But we all know these photos are only as good as our hairstyle, especially for women. After all, a bad hair day caught on cam can easily ruin a perfectly good picture.
If you plan on touring Italy (or any other country) in style, be sure to try these quick and easy hairstyles that will perfectly complement your chic travel outfit so that you can get that picture-perfect photo for your Instagram post. And if you’re looking for an unforgettable travel experience, consider booking a package with Excoticca, which offers travel packages to various destinations, including Italy.
1. Messy bun
If there is one versatile hairstyle that you can rock with any outfit, on any trip, day in and day out, that will be the classic messy bun. It’s fast and easy to do, not to mention, it is effortlessly stylish. This hairstyle is also convenient and comfortable, especially when backpacking, as it ensures that your hair stays out of the way.
If you want a hairstyle that strikes an excellent balance between comfort and style, the messy bun might just be what you’re looking for.
2. Elegant Updo
If you are more into chic and elegant styles, slick back your hair and put it in a tight updo. Not only does this create a clean look that goes well with almost any outfit, but if you leave your hair in a tight bun long enough, you will also get perfectly voluminous wavy curls once you let your hair down.
You can even add ribbons and hair scarves to make a statement!
3. French Braid
Whether you are going to the beach, hiking mountain trails, or simply admiring Italy’s stunning views, styling your hair in a French braid is always a good idea. Not only does it look stylish, but it also helps keep your hair out of your face and neck, especially when you’re under the heat of the scorching sun.
If you want to go for a clean, fresh look, that perfectly suits the summer vibes, the high ponytail is the best hairstyle for you. It is easy to do, straightforward, and basically foolproof. All you’re gonna need is a trusty hair tie to tie your hair together.
5. Half-up Top Knot
Can’t decide between letting your hair down or fixing it up so it does not get in the way of your eyesight while you marvel at the beautiful surroundings? We got the solution for you. Just have the best of both worlds by tying it in a half-up top knot! It sounds complicated but the process is really simple.
Just divide your hair horizontally into two sections. Then, take the upper half and tie it up in a high bun. As for the bottom half, just comb it and let it flow down your shoulders naturally.
6. Ribbon ponytail
Whether your hair is long or short, a ribbon is sure to make it look good! All you have to do is to tie your hair as usual, then secure it with the ribbon of your choice; the more colourful it is, the better!
7. Twin buns
A fun way to show your bubbly and free-spirited personality is to put your hair up in a twin bun. This cute hairstyle is also perfect for the summer as it keeps the hair out of your neck and face. Did we mention how cute you would look in these buns?
Doing this hairstyle is swift and straightforward. Just section your hair into two parts, then tie up each side in a bun with elastic hair ties, making sure that the two are aligned. Also, be sure to put some bobby pins to prevent it from becoming undone as you bounce around from place to place to explore your surroundings.
8. Bubble Ponytails
Want to add a fun twist to the old, boring ponytail? You should try the bubble ponytails that will give your hair better volume, all while looking neat and put-together. It goes well with any attire and any activity. All you have to do is to cut your hair into numerous sections and tie each one with an elastic band. Then, “fluff” or pull out the hair strands in between each elastic band ever so slightly, just until they look slightly puffed up like little bubbles.
9. Milkmaid Braid Bun
If you are traveling to a hot and humid place, it is better to come prepared by putting up your hair in a braided updo. This hairstyle gives princess-like vibes and would surely complement any kind of flowy sundress.
It might seem complicated, but you can do this hairstyle in under 10 minutes. You only need a few hair ties and bobby pins. First, you have to section your hair into two parts—left and right. Then, start braiding your hair, starting from the top. Make sure the braids are fixed to your scalp. Do this too for the other section of the hair. Once done, pin the braids up in place, making sure to secure it tightly to the scalp.
10. Half-up braided headband
This hairstyle is yet another twist to the pretty Milkmaid Braid Bun. It is pretty much like the Milkmaid Braid Bun, except that the lower half of the hair will be let down. Then. the braids of the upper section will be used somehow like a headband to create a lovely hairstyle that will make you feel like royalty.
Stylish Yet Comfortable
Who says going out in style has to be paid with the price of discomfort? With this selection of quick and easy hairstyles, you can look good in your travel photos without any hassle.