There seems to be a very clear hair theme this fall: a beautiful mess. From unkempt chignons and textured ponytails to loose, disheveled locks, everyone is embracing this slightly unpolished look — and so are we. Not only is this messy trend tres chic, but it’s also pretty easy to achieve. Everyone should have a chance to rock the perfectly imperfect hairstyle, so we came up with foolproof mussed-up methods for every hair type and length. Get ready to get messy!
Short Hair: Bed-Head Chic
Short hairstyles like the sleek bob and pixie have been sweeping the nation recently. Give yourself some super cute bed-head hair with the help of some mousse and a blow dryer.
2. Take a 1 1/4-1 1/2-inch curling iron and wrap two-inch sections of hair around the barrel, starting about halfway down the section. Make sure to wrap the hair around the outside of the iron using your hand and holding the end of the hair with the tips of your fingers. Hold for a few seconds until hair gets warm (not hot) and then unravel. Repeat with the rest of your hair.