As a cowgirl, it’s important your hair is pulled back away from your face so it doesn’t get in the way of your riding and working on the ranch. Plus, it just feels nice to let the wind blow around our face on a hot day, right? Keep your locks tangle-free and your hair back with these stylish and functional hairstyles below.

The Easy Chignon

Photo and tutorial courtesy of Cute DIY Projects

Sure, you’re not going to a fancy event every day but this is an elegant and easy way to keep your hair up and out of the way. And when you do have a fancy event to attend, you’ll already have your go-to hairstyle mastered perfectly.

The Twisted Pony

Photo and tutorial courtesy of Daily Makeover

This kick’s your regular ponytails butt and just with a little twist. It’s your usual, every day ponytail but with a little variety. Try it, just trust us.

Ponytail with a Bow

Photo and tutorial courtesy of Hair Romance 

Put a bow on it! Literally. If you’ve always wondered how people get those little, cute bows in there ponytails, it’s actually not that difficult. Try it for yourself. 

10 Second Top Knot

Photo and tutorial courtesy of Pretty Designs 

Do you only have a few seconds to do your hair? That’s all you need to complete this chic and sporty top knot. This is perfect for those mornings your running late.